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Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The amazing staff of the reception in this hotel is whats encouraging me to write this comment...i have been in holiday in since more than a week so far and iam very satisfied with my stay, the staff takes care of the guest asif its the first night everytime... Mr. jay the duty manager is very kind and helpful...as well...

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Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel for business and location, the hotel is very clean and the staff are brilliant check in was so smooth Teresa was the person who checked me in, Had a meal in the restaurant and the food was very nice! Breakfast was excellent as well khin was the waitress and done a very good job

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As expected, this was a nice stay... front desk staff was really welcoming, we arrived early whereas their check-in time is 3:00pm still they arranged one room for us out of the two rooms that we had booked and promised to provide second room also at the earliest possible which they could not provide before 3:00... We got another room...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for a week at the Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown for a vacation and had a fantastic experience! The staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel is situated in a great location in downtown Abu Dhabi, near restaurants offering a range of cuisines, as well as different shopping malls. We found the room very quiet, with no...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at Holiday Inn Downtown (Room No. 1502) while my business trip to abu dhabi and i can say that it was one of my most comfortable stays ever. Sally was delegated to be my personal room attendant and he was a happy and a satisfied man, always ready to help. Sheets, pillows and upholstery was clean just like brand...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was traveling for work from NYC and I had an amazing time on my first trip to the middle east--this hotel is a major reason why. The concierge, Macmillan Ndipnu, makes everyone feel so welcome. He goes above and beyond to ensure that each guest is taken care of. He will know your and remember your name, depsite having...

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IHG_AUHDTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear AMKatNYIT, Thank you for sharing a review. You are definitely speaking of our Concierge Supervisor Macmilan. He is an extremely valuable member of our team and we will share your comments with him and recognize him for creating such a warm and welcoming atmosphere for you. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards,...

Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel for work a lot and this in one of the best experiences I have had in a very long time. The staff really go above and beyond what I have come to expect. I would definitely stay here next time.it was one of the best hotel experiences for me. Located right in the center of the city, small,...

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear sshresthanarayan070, It is magnificent to hear about the immense satisfaction you had in our hotel, including our location and cleanliness. We also appreciate your special recognition of our service delivered by our amazing people, especially Ali. Thank you for your recommendation, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Homestead, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hotel. The moment you check in, everyone caters to your needs. The check in was great and the housekeeping is one of the best. My housekeeper, Jonard, and the floor supervisor, Edna, are excellent! They kept my room fresh and tidy. It just would not be the same without them. Thank you!

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear 474vickiea, Thank you so much for your patronage to our hotel and for the wonderful review! It is an absolute pleasure reading your positive feedback regarding our housekeeping team. We are all very much looking forward to welcoming you back again. Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am glad to review some words for holiday inn downtown. What a great team- Chef Rupesh with his team Roomservice team Cappucino two ladies Concierge team Pool team And One and only one best manager Ali from front office Very well organized and comfortable, well mentioned hotel. I have enjoyed a lot... Thanks to each and every one.

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear anjela s, Thank you for posting about your unforgettable experience at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. It is gratifying to know that our team members along with the unparalleled service, established an everlasting impression of our resort for you. We hope this experience will absolutely entice you to come back to our hotel soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay for few nights and I am planning to go there again if time and business travel will allow. The stuff is friendly and the location is just perfect. You can enjoy one of the best pubs in Abu Dhabi or have a quiet afternoon at the swimming pool without leaving your hotel and that is priceless!

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear MarinT64 Wow Wow Wow. It is thrilling to read your wonderful review of your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. Thank you for sharing it here. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed your time at our lovely hotel and Harvesters pub. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again. Best Regards, Holiday Inn...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Abu Dhabi, the Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown offers a dynamic destination for business and leisure travellers. Indulge in the unique pleasures of Abu Dhabi hotel rooms and suites appointed with every imaginable comfort and amenity - the ideal choice for stays of a night, a week, or more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

Address: Electra Street | Zayed The 1st Rd, Abu Dhabi 32430, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi)
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: $71 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown 4*
Number of rooms: 257
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Also Known As:
Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi
Hotel Style:
#11 Best Value Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#17 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#21 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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“Ask for a quiet room if you are sensitive to noise”
seasoned_traveller6, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Free breakfast!”
AMKatNYIT, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“perfect location.”
sshresthanarayan070, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for upgrade.”
474vickiea, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Opt for higher floors.. all rooms would offer a typical urbanscape”
beegeepee, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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