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    Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

    Sheik Zayed the 1st Road | Elextra Street, Abu Dhabi 32430, United Arab Emirates
    011 60 1-800-81-8081
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    My night was rest was excellent, thank you. Staff was very active in greeting and welcoming me. Pleasant smiles all around. The facilities are well maintained and classy. Quite and inviting rooms and meeting facilities. Clean and comfortable beds. Spacious room with fabulous views. It...More

    Thank Leon R
    Response from AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi DowntownResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Leon R, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your experience. It is absolutely rewarding to read that our service left a lasting positive impression on you. We will share your kind words and also recognize the team for their...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    As a regular guest at this hotel, I appreciate the outstanding service and friendliness in all areas of the hotel. All my preferences and requests are effectively taken care of. From the fast response by the porters and concierge team on my arrival, the warm...More

    1  Thank r b
    Response from AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi DowntownResponded 5 September 2017

    Dear r b, Thank you so much for your patronage and the wonderful review of your stay. We are pleased that you choose Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown for the frequent stay and thrilled to hear that you always enjoy your stay with us. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Neat and cozy room. Very friendly check in desk and staff. Efficiently completed all formalities. Valet parking facility (a must have given the nightmare of finding parking in Abudhabi). Unfortunately the property does not have any basement parking. So for the two days i stayed...More

    Thank sandycool69
    Response from AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi DowntownResponded 1 week ago

    Dear sandycool69, We are delighted to read that your current stay with us is pleasant. We truly appreciate you sharing your warm comment with us as we continue to deliver excellent customer service to all of our valued guests. Thank you and we look forward...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    the staff was so helpful, they made out business event go smooth and without any problem. we preferred them after our first experience the last year and they made it even better. highly recommended for sure:)More

    1  Thank yagmurakin
    Response from AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi DowntownResponded 1 week ago

    Dear yagmurakin, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the hospitality in our hotel. We look forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you back again! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great Hotel I must say. Location is perfect to various tourist destinations and offices. Staff is friendly, approachable and helpful. Gym is newly equipped. Wifi is fast and hassle free. Hotel has currency exchange but on limited currencies only. Room is huge, nice bed and...More

    1  Thank totomai m
    Response from AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear totomai m, Thank you for sharing a review. We are delighted to read that your recent stay with us was pleasant and enjoyable. We truly appreciate you sharing your warm comment with us as we continue to deliver excellent customer service to all of...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$87 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
    • #21 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 241
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    • United Arab Emirates >
    • Emirate of Abu Dhabi >
    • Abu Dhabi
    • Also Known As
    • Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi
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    21 October 2017|
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    Response from AUH_DTWN | Property representative |
    Dear EAhmad73, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown for your next stay. Our check in is at 3pm and check out is at 12 noon the next day. The hotel shuttle service to and from the airport is AED170 each... More
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes free valet parking is available this is a great hotel enjoy your stay 👍
    Carmie M
    17 June 2016|
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    Response from abhi_newalkar | Reviewed this property |
    Hello there .. The pool is open until 9 PM and is really nice... It starts at 7 AM .
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    "Higher floors will be less noisier, since the hotel is on the busy Electra street."
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    "Quieter floors, and good views."
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    "comfortable to be at all times and very accessible around the town"
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    "Join IHG and work toward Platinum or Elite to get room upgrades and extra benefits."
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