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Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As residents of Abu Dhabi we occasionally pick a hotel for a staycation. We've eaten at the Shangri-La before but never stayed, so we thought we'd treat ourselves to a night there for my birthday. First impressions were slightly odd; a defence exhibition was in town so we were searched and scanned when entering the hotel lobby. However, once inside...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your generous comments, Jezza N. From the entire Team once again, a very Happy Birthday! I am thrilled to read that you had a good time despite the additional security measures in place. I will certainly share your feedback with Pulina and the Team of Sofra. Thank you very much and we are all looking...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are currently staying at this hotel on the first part of our honeymoon. We are having a fantastic time, the staff are fabulous and a special thank you to Erica at guest relations who has made us feel so welcome and special. Her attention to detail has been amazing, room upgrade and a beautiful cake delivered by herself to...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear kazy68, thank you very much for generous comments. I am delighted to read that you had a pleasant stay with us and that Erica from the Guest Relation Team has created a long lasting impression with her thoughtful service. Rest assured that I will share your kind feedback with her. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a beautiful hotel with private beach and amazing views out over the bay of the Grand Mosque. Infinity pool and garden pool. Beautifully appointed rooms with fine dining. We had club access which meant free food and drinks through out the day along with cocktails and hot food between 6-8pm. Spa facilities are excellent and the hotel has a shopping...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment, davidnash101. I am thrilled to read that you had a good time and you enjoyed the Horizon Club and all other facilities of the hotel. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best regards,

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel with my friend for 1 night and we both ended up regretting not choosing another hotel we had as an option. During my check-in, receptionist(her name "Anna") was very rude, I made a request on booking to get a room in high floor and sea view and I have mentioned that to her as well, then...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear wiame e, thank you very much for your comments on the overall experience of your stay. I am indeed very disappointed that we were not able to provide you with our legendary Shangri-La hospitality upon arrival to the hotel. Please accept my sincere apologies for this incident. I would be most interested looking into the matter in more detail...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! IDEX is in Shang Abu Dhabi in the dates that Im supposed to check-in. Sad. Im been hearing and reading good reviews about this hotel. Me & my friends had a great time in Shang Dubai so I really wanted to stay in Shang Abu Dhabi for my second stop in UAE. Again, fully booked because of IDEX. Instead,...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan Anthon... L, thank you very much for your kind comments. I am indeed thrilled to read that you had a good time with us and that you enjoyed your dinner at Sofra. Be assured that your comments are shared with the team and we are all looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best regards,

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic service, beautiful room and hotel. Restaurants great - Hoi An was delightful. Staff were excellent, went way above and beyond at all times. Would recommend to anyone. Walks all over other hotels, genuinely a great.

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear sross2203, thank you very much for generous comments. I am delighted to read that you had a pleasant stay with us and that the team of Hoi An has created a long lasting impression. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all when I tried booking using my entertainer app, the hotel replied saying no rooms as the hotel is booked for the defense expo Then when I booked from the site without the entertainer app i booked 1 night, it was our anniversary , the front office was very slow doing my check in ,the rooms are average...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear Vishal R, Thank you for offering us your feedback on Trip Advisor and for staying with us on such special time during your anniversary. The International Defense Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) is on of our largest event during the course of the year, and as such it takes over most of our property and complex. Please accept my apologies...

Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful hotel with excellent fascilities/Swimming pools, Restaurants etc. The rooms are also excellent. The staff are all superb,friendly and very efficient. Diba and the guest relations team are second to none.

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your kind compliments, dear colinpennyfu2. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us throughout the property, and our friendly and efficient teams had contributed to your wonderful experience across. Diba and the guest relations team send their best wishes, and from all of us, we look forward to welcoming you back to...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i stayed her last Saturday 18th feb for one night , the hotel was so full and there was an important congress going on there may be why i was allocated in a normal room which got nothing special comparing it to all other near hotels except the price was way far more . the food in the main restaurant...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear Magdy-DXB, thank you very much for your comments on the overall experience of your stay. Indeed we had a large event taking place in the city and I regret to learn that this may have impacted your overall staying experience. I am sorry to read that we did not exceed your expectations on our food variety in the hotel...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time to Abu Dhabi having been to Dubai many times. The standard of the hotel and staff/service was excellent however there are a number of improvements needed - the hotel was on the military base flight path so fighter jets and schnook helicopters flew over regularly. There was only one restaurant (Sofra) for half board dining - the other...

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Thomas G, General Manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Dear lorettafraser, thank you very much for your constructive feedback and the positive comments on our legendary Shangri-La hospitality and service of the team members. I regret to read that you were disturbed by the aircraft activities near the hotel due to the rather large exhibition which had taken place in the city. I am glad that you enjoyed the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on a one-kilometre stretch of private beach overlooking the strait that separates Abu Dhabi Island from the mainland, the hotel is situated ten minutes drive from the city's international airport, five minutes from the golf course and the new Convention Centre and 15 minutes from the Corniche and the city centre. Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, features 213 luxurious rooms and suites, all furnished to the highest standards in a modern Arabic style. Each room also has a balcony or a terrace providing an ideal setting for viewing striking ocean sunsets and traditional Arabic domes and minarets. Accommodation choices also include six spectacular villas comprising four bedrooms and a private swimming pool. Regarded as an ideal hotel in Abu Dhabi for longer stays, the Shangri-La Residences include 161 spacious serviced apartments ranging from studios to four-bedroom units.The 8.5 Hectare hotel complex provides a wide range of facilities and services for the discerning traveller. These include the signature CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La, and a dedicated well-being zone comprising two gymnasiums, a swimming pool and a yoga room. In addition, there are four swimming pools within the grounds. The Souk traditional Arabian market built in a modern setting offers a variety of shops under one roof which are connected by a waterway featuring Arabic gondolas, or abras, which slowly meander through this unique architecture lush garden scenery. Supreme waterfront lifestyle enhanced with Shangri-La hospitality. Designed with luxury and comfort in mind, the Shangri-La Residences has all the features of the hotel at their doorstep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Address: Qaryat Al Beri Complex | Khor Al Maqta, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: $212 - $534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi 5*
Number of rooms: 213
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#2 Family Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#8 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#9 Spa Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#14 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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“4th floor will give a good view. Corridor is quite long; if this is an issue for you, ask for a room near the lift”
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