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Rixos Hotels to open new property in Abu Dhabi

Rixos Hotels to open new property in Abu Dhabi

The award-winning Turkish-grown hospitality brand Rixos Hotels is set to open the first all-inclusive, all-exclusive resort in Abu Dhabi.

Opening its stylish doors on October 15th, Rixos Saadiyat Island invites guests to experience pure luxury in an opulent setting, inspired by the palaces of the Ottoman Empire, with dazzling interiors reflecting gemstone shades of green, blue and turquoise throughout.

Situated on the pristine white sands of Saadiyat Island, the resort is set to be the most successful, fully integrated resort in the Emirates.

With panoramic views overlooking a sprawling private beach and across the Arabian Gulf, the 378-key resort comprises of 366 rooms and suites, plus 12 three and four-bedroom villas, each boasting either shared or private pools, direct access to the beach and the dedicated services of a butler.

Conveniently located less than 30 minutes away from all of Abu Dhabi’s most thrilling attractions, guests can indulge in the feeling of hiding away in an exclusive island enclave while still benefiting from proximity to city highlights including the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, and Abu Dhabi International Airport. 


Rixos Saadiyat Island boasts ten restaurants and bars with cuisines from around the globe, all of which are included as part of the all-inclusive, all-exclusive experience.

Highlight culinary offerings include authentic Turkish cuisine at Turquoise, the hotel’s signature all-day dining restaurant, haute seafood dining and panoramic coastal views at Mermaid, comforting Italian classics at L’Olivo, Teppanyaki and sushi can be enjoyed at the resort’s Japanese restaurant, Aja, and guests can experience Rixos heritage with the tastes of Oriental Turkish cuisine at Orient.

The resort also boasts several eat-on-the-go Food Carts dotted around the resort, in addition to a series of beach bars, tea and shisha lounges and the Club House – an exclusive restaurant reserved for villa guests.

Acting as a heavenly island venue ideal for picture-perfect celebrations, Rixos Saadiyat Island makes an ideal spot for weddings and events.

Spearheaded by a dedicated events team who work to create a bespoke experience for any occasion.

The resort has extensive venue options to suit events of all sizes up to 1,000 guests, including a stunning ballroom and expansive beach draped with lush palm trees and flanked by azure water.

“We are thrilled to be expanding Rixos Hotels into Abu Dhabi, showcasing our first all-inclusive, all-exclusive resort in the capital.

“We hope to show visitors from around the world how to create a fully integrated resort that delivers ultra-luxury, innovation in cuisine and the highest standards of service.

“We are extremely proud of our new resort and of the team, we can’t wait to mark a new chapter in our expansion and welcome guests to Rixos Saadiyat Island,” commented Fettah Tamince, founder, Rixos Hotels.