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Private beach, white sand, beach cabanas, sun-loungers
Private beach, white sand, beach cabanas, sun-loungers
Private beach, white sand, beach cabanas, sun-loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, free pool cabanas

Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
241 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSheikh Zayed Grand Mosque4 min drive
Popular LocationSheikh Zayed Stadium7 min drive
Popular LocationKhalifa Park12 min drive
AirportAbu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.)21 min drive

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  • Club Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Water view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClub Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom (Executive Suite, 1 King)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 915 sq ft
    • Water view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 1 Bedroom (Executive Suite, 1 King)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Garden Suite, 1 King, Sofa bed)

    Room amenities

    • 980 sq ft
    • Water view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom (Garden Suite, 1 King, Sofa bed)
  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 915 sq ft
    • Water view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClub Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Garden House)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1410 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSuite, 2 Bedrooms (Garden House)
  • Guest Room, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village)

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsGuest Room, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village)
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms (Waterfront, Plunge pool)

    Room amenities

    • 1399 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Double Beds
    More detailsVilla, 2 Bedrooms (Waterfront, Plunge pool)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village)
  • Superior Suite (Venetian Village)

    Room amenities

    • 969 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Suite (Venetian Village)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony
  • Club Room, 2 Double Beds, Business Lounge Access

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsClub Room, 2 Double Beds, Business Lounge Access
  • Junior Suite, 1 Bedroom (1 King)

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, 1 Bedroom (1 King)
  • Ritz-Carlton Suite, Club lounge access, 1 King, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 1356 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRitz-Carlton Suite, Club lounge access, 1 King, Balcony
  • 2 Bedrooms Suite, 1 king bed, 1 sofa bed (Venetian Village)

    Room amenities

    • 1302 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds
    More details2 Bedrooms Suite, 1 king bed, 1 sofa bed (Venetian Village)
  • 1 Bedroom Duplex Suite, 1 King bed (Venetian Village)

    Room amenities

    • 969 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details1 Bedroom Duplex Suite, 1 King bed (Venetian Village)
  • Royal Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony (Club lounge access)

    Room amenities

    • 2702 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoyal Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony (Club lounge access)

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Abu Dhabi

Located in Abu Dhabi, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is in the business district and on a private beach. Abu Dhabi Mall and Dalma 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. Travelling with kids? Consider Ferrari World, or check out an event or a game at Yas Marina Circuit. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as kayaking and other activities like safari tours.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - 4 min drive
  • Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre - 7 min drive
  • Sheikh Zayed Stadium - 7 min drive
  • Khalifa Park - 12 min drive
  • Abu Dhabi Golf Club - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The Forge – Steakhouse with a bar. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • Li Jiang – Restaurant with a bar offering Asian cuisine. Serves brunch and dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • Mijana – Restaurant with a bar offering Middle Eastern cuisine. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • Giornotte – Garden-view restaurant offering Mediterranean cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner daily.

About this property

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

5-star hotel with pools, private beach and full-service spa
Catch some rays on The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 530 rooms offer thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. 24-hour room service and wireless Internet access (surcharge) are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal offers 530 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Abu Dhabi hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, a 24-hour health club, a spa tub and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

ESPA Spa has 16 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (AED 60 per night), Wired Internet (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: WiFi (AED 60 per night)

Parking and public transport

Free valet parking
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: AED 131 per person
5 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
2 poolside bars and 2 bars/lounges
24-hour room service

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre
2 outdoor pools
Aerobics classes
Children's pool
Full-service spa
Pilates classes
Sauna
Shopping
Hot tub
Steam room

Family friendly

2 outdoor pools
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free children's club
Free cots/infant beds
Free supervised childcare/activities
Laundry facilities

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Banquet hall
Lift
Gift shop/newsstand
Newspapers in reception

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

Arabic
Catalan
Chinese
English
Filipino
French
German
Greek
Hindi
Indonesian
Italian
Portuguese
Romanian
Russian
Spanish
Thai
Turkish
Ukranian
Vietnamese

Business services

24-hour business centre
14 meeting rooms
Conference space (16685 square feet)

Outdoors

Beach cabanas (surcharge)
Beach loungers
Beach umbrellas
Free pool cabanas
Garden
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Private beachfront location

Spa

16 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Facials
Manicures and pedicures
Massages
Massage/treatment rooms
Spa open daily
Hot tub
Turkish bath/hammam

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.
Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Visual alarms in hallways
Wheelchair-accessible business centre
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
Wheelchair-accessible spa

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Beach towels
Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Down comforter
Egyptian cotton sheets
Free cots/infant beds
Climate control (heating)
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bidet
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Separate bathtub and shower
Shampoo
Soap
Toilet paper
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch LCD TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 5:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 150.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

American ExpressDiners ClubJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

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 131 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AED 60 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: AED 60 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AED 60 per night (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 150.0 per day

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 credit card may be 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Guests are provided with hand sanitiser.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitisation practices of Global Cleanliness Council (Marriott) guidelines.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal Hotel
Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal Hotel
Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Hotel
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Abu Dhabi
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Hotel Abu Dhabi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Valet parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 5:30 AM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this property located?
Nestled on the beach, this Abu Dhabi hotel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Sheikh Zayed Stadium. Al Maqtaa Fort and Miraj Museum are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
167
4 - Good
46
3 - Okay
16
2 - Mediocre
5
1 - Poor
7
4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing & Warm Stay!

Outstanding Property, very Friendly and professional Staff, and amazing service! and very thankful for extending late checkout prior my departure.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

The view and the service is superb. Food was nice as well

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

Amazing stay- 5 star service- wide choice of breakfast- will 100% stay again

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020