Radisson Blu has announced the opening of two hotels in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Both landmark hotels hold prominent locations, with the Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche located on the sea walk of Abu Dhabi, while the Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Al Ain is situated in Garden City.
Tim Cordon, area senior vice president, Middle East and Africa, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “We’re delighted to begin 2019 in such a positive manner with the opening of these amazing properties in the UAE, arriving under the upper upscale Radisson Blu flag. Both properties remain iconic landmarks in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, offering guests the opportunity to enjoy such unique locations. Abu Dhabi continues to flourish as a destination, with significant investment going into demand generators for the tourism sector, from cultural landmarks to entertainment and leisure offerings. We’re proud to be playing a supporting role in this evolution.”
Khalid Anib, chief executive officer, Abu Dhabi National Hotels, said: “We’re pleased to lead our hotels into their next generation under the globally recognised Radisson Blu brand. Both hotels are undergoing extensive renovation works that will see them reach leading standards. Each hotel has its own distinct and attractive offering for both business and leisure segments. We’re confident that our guests will enjoy many memorable moments at our hotels, whilst discovering all that Abu Dhabi and Al Ain has to offer.”
Offering views of Abu Dhabi’s coastline, the Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche is ideally located for travelers looking to enjoy the hotel’s extensive leisure facilities and private beach or explore the city center attractions.
Along with 327 spacious rooms and suites, the Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort Abu Dhabi Corniche features nine restaurants, three swimming pools, spa, fitness centre, and a beach club. The meeting and events space can host events for 10 to 2,000 guests, with 14 meeting rooms, two ballrooms, and outdoor facilities that includes a private beach club.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort Al Ain gives guests the opportunity to enjoy an authentic UAE experience. The hotel is located in one of Al Ain’s historic properties and offers easy access to a number of UNESCO World Heritage sites.
The hotel features 210 rooms including a range of suites, villas, and studios as well as six restaurants and four bars. Leisure facilities include swimming pools, tennis courts, a sauna, and steam room. In addition to this 1,070sqm of event space provides a unique setting for events with the ballroom that can host 650 guests.