Planning a trip to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi? Did you know that you might not get a hotel on the island if you haven’t already booked one? The island only hosts 8 hotels with limited occupancy, so you might have to book a hotel off the island if you wait too long.
So, which is the best hotel for your Yas Island experience? When you’re ready to discover your options and book a hotel before tourist season hits, read on.
Yas Island Rotana
This modern hotel is located centrally, near Civic Square Park on Yas Island. It offers some of the least expensive rooms on the island, perfect folks just popping in to watch UFC Fight Island in July.
Your room also includes access to the full gym, tennis courts, and crystal-clear pool with a swim-up bar. Other amenities include a ballroom, two bars, and a spa. Most notable are the trendy steakhouse, the Blue Grill, and the international eatery, Rangoli.
Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
Are you headed to Yas Island for a conference? The Crowne Plaza contains a ballroom-size conference hall. If you need something a little smaller, management can subdivide the hall into four meeting rooms. They also have a boardroom with a modern AV setup and outdoor terrace.
Radisson Blu Hotel Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
Another inexpensive choice, but still one of the best Yas Island Hotels, is the Radisson Blu. It’s perfect for folks participating in the TriYas Challenge triathlon. It contains a whopping 397 rooms, all with a fantastic view of the Gulf or the rest of the island.
Your stay includes access to the infinity pool and tennis courts.
If you need to relax, book a day at their spa. If you’re a foodie, try one of their restaurants: Assymetri International, Belgian Café, Filini Garden. Oh, and don’t forget your Umrah Visa!
W Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
Are you looking for something a little posher? Are you a Formula One racing fan? If so, this hotel is the one for you.
It’s located right on the Yas Marina Circuit, overlooking the Formula One track. If you book your trip during the Grand Prix, it feels like you’re part of the pit crew.
The hotel architecture is also one of a kind. It’s featured in magazines around the world for its unique glass pattern overlay and sumptuous curves. It also includes a spa, fitness center, and international restaurant.
If you want the most bang for your buck, this is probably the best that Yas Island hotels have to offer.
Hilton Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
If you consider yourself one of the elite and price is no obstacle, there’s only one place to stay: the Hilton. It’s nestled on the Southern side of the island, almost a km from the other hotels. It’s the most luxurious of the four hotel types on Yas.
Head to the poolside bar and grill for cocktails and charcoal-grilled antichuchos, and the Osmo Lounge and Bar is the perfect place to socialize and meet new friends. The hotel also includes a game room, nightclub, and boutique shopping.
Planning Your Yas Island Experience
So, which hotel did you pick for your Yas Island experience? Will you decide according to cost, amenities, or location? Keep in mind that these hotels fall within an area no larger than 1 square km.
When you’ve picked out your hotel, use your momentum to finalize your plans. Then book your Yas Island trip today. So long and fair travels!