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Overview of Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

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4.6 / 5Wonderful
889 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

Popular LocationAbu Dhabi Commercial Bank14 min walk
Popular LocationThe Corniche2 min drive
Popular LocationAbu Dhabi Mall6 min drive
AirportAbu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.)30 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Deluxe Room

    Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Single Bed
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  • Room

    Room

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 797 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Presidential Room

    Presidential Room

    Room amenities

    • 1830 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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About this area

Abu Dhabi

Located in Abu Dhabi's Al Zahiyah neighbourhood, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi is in the city centre. Abu Dhabi Mall and Al Wahda Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore The Corniche and Abu Dhabi Corniche. Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World are also worth visiting.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank - 14 min walk
  • The Corniche - 2 min drive
  • Abu Dhabi Mall - 6 min drive
  • Port Zayed - 8 min drive
  • Madinat Zayed Shopping Center - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Filaments – Café offering regional cuisine. Serves light fare. Open 24 hours.
  • The Foundry – Steakhouse offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.
  • Kahraman – Restaurant offering Middle Eastern cuisine. Serves dinner.
  • Balcon – Al fresco dining bar offering regional cuisine. Serves light fare.

About this property

Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

4-star Abu Dhabi hotel in Al Zahiyah, walk to Abu Dhabi Corniche
Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has an outdoor pool and 3 bars/lounges. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour fitness centre, a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli are on-site. All 353 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Free wired Internet and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LED TVs with digital channels.
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi offers 353 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 40-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and bidets.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna and a 24-hour fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Extended parking
Parking height restrictions apply
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle on request
Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10:30 AM: AED 78 for adults and AED 61 for children
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
3 bars/lounges
24-hour room service
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Steam room

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry-cleaning service
Free local area shuttle
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
Reception hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Arabic
Chinese
English
Filipino
French
German
Hindi
Indonesian
Italian
Russian
Spanish
Urdu

Business services

24-hour business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference centre (3357 square feet of space)

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bidet
Deep-soaking bathtub
Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

40-inch LED TV
Digital channels
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Laptop-compatible safe
Phone
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 130.0 per night.
  • Cots (infant beds) are available for AED 130.0 per day.

Payment types accepted at this property

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: AED 200 per stay
  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 10 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 78 for adults and AED 61 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 160 per vehicle (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AED 130.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 130.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets or service animals are allowed at this property. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property is also known as

  • Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel
  • Southern Sun Abu Dhabi
  • Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel
  • Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
  • Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel Abu Dhabi
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.6

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
595
4 - Good
248
3 - Okay
30
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
12
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Clean hotel, friendly service in a convenient location.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    My ooh my ! Everything was excellently positioned. The bus stop is right at the hotel front. Easily accessible and with silky , exotic and stylish presentations. U would wish to extend stay .

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    The hotel and staff were very polite and welcoming. We enjoyed and definitely would go back again in the near future. The hotel itself was very clean and my family enjoyed throughly.

    Stayed 13 nights in Dec 2019