Hilton Worldwide announces second hotel in Abu Dhabi
Hilton Worldwide has announced that it will be introducing a second hotel in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi. The newest property to join Hilton hotels in Abu Dhabi is the 281-room luxury Hilton Abu Dhabi Capital Grand, formerly Abu Dhabi Al Maqta, which will open its doors this summer.
Hilton Worldwide has revealed that it will be opening a second hotel in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. The second property to be added to Hilton Hotels in Abu Dhabi is the Hilton Abu Dhabi Capital Grand, formerly Abu Dhabi Al Maqta.
The 281-room Abu Dhabi hotel is located in the heart of the city's new Capital District, near the Abu Dhabi International Airport and Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The property has a variety of upscale accommodation including classic and deluxe rooms, plus junior and presidential suites that feature beautiful marble bathrooms and floor-to-ceiling glass windows.
The property will undergo a series of renovations and brand changes to meet the criteria of the Hilton Hotels and Resorts brand and it will re-open this summer.
The Abu Dhabi hotel's luxury facilities include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, seven gourmet restaurants and bars, a 700-capacity grand ballroom with a separate 500-capacity function room, two boardrooms, five large meeting rooms, and a VIP Manilas with private entrance.
"Hilton Hotels and Resorts is one of the longest serving international hotel brands in UAE and our proud heritage has served us well in Abu Dhabi since 1973. This latest signing is a worthy addition to our large Middle East portfolio and we look forward to welcoming the growing number of visitors to the Use's capital city."
Stated Rob Palest, the Global Head of Hilton Hotels and Resorts. The two Hilton Hotels in Abu Dhabi now include Hilton Abu Dhabi and Hilton Abu Dhabi Capital Grand.
Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and it is fast becoming a popular tourist destination in the Middle East. In 2012, the emirate received 2.3 million visitors and another 20,000 travellers are expected to visit the city by the end of this year.
"We are delighted to bring the enviable reputation and quality service standards enjoyed by Hilton Worldwide to this outstanding hotel. The combination of a stunningly designed property together with the management expertise of such a reliable and respected hospitality provider will ensure a promising and successful future for Hilton Abu Dhabi Capital Grand."
Commented HE Sheikh Hamed Bin Ahmad Al Hamed from the owning company, Al Farida Investment Company LLC.
Talk to a specialist
Call 020 7644 1770 to speak with our award-winning travel consultants.
Opening hours 09:00 - 21:00 GMT
Popular Holidays In Abu Dhabi Browse all
For the ultimate golf experience in Abu Dhabi, stay at a luxurious hotel with all the trimmings that sits right next to a championship golf course
- Enjoy golf at the 18-Hole championship Yas Links Golf Course
- A few minutes' walk from the exciting Yas Waterworld & Yas Island Beach
- Upgrade and experience Ferrari World - The largest indoor and first theme park on Yas Island
- Free Half Board Included in this amazing offer
Indulge yourself in endless luxury at the fabulous Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
- fabulous location in the heart of Abu Dhabi with great views of Abu Dhabi's landmark the mosque
- one of the best kids clubs in Abu Dhabi
- amazing culinary experience with 10 restaurants to choose from
Enjoy your stay in Abu Dhabi at Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri with stunning views of Abu Dhabi's landmark
- Enjoy stunning views of the Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque
- Relax on the private beach at the resort and at the luxurious Spa
- exclusively for our customers: free room upgrade on selected dates
- Walking distance to Abu Dhabi's duty free shopping malls and historial area
Start off at Al Raha Beach with plenty of shopping options nearby followed by a stay at Tilal Liwa Desert Camp
- Al Raha overlooks a pristine ribbon of private beach, and you'll be within easy access to the Formula 1 theme park and downtown Abu Dhabi
- Enjoy a wide range of unique experiences such as camel riding, desert safari, BBQ, wellness therapy and many more
- Relax in the pool overlooking the Liwa dunes and the vast desert beyond as far as your eye can see
Discover the hidden treasure in Abu Dhabi that is Crowne Plaza in Yas Island. It is the ideal accommodation for those...
Get away from all your concerns and enjoy a tranquil 4-day stay at the luxurious Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers whilst you...
Acquaint yourself with the luxurious Abu Dhabi lifestyle during a comfy 5-day stay at the Al Raha Beach Hotel....
Offering superb accommodation with a wide range of facilities, Yas Island Rotana is conveniently located on the...
Facing the Lulu Island and the Arabian Gulf, the stunning Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche is located in the one of the most...
The Beach Rotana Hotel is set on a pristine stretch of white beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea. Located in the...