Nestled next to its own charming marina and a glorious 160-metre private sandy beach, this enchanting family-friendly getaway really has the wow factor.
You’ll spend restful nights in a beautifully-furnished room or suite, dine in an array of gourmet restaurants, enjoy a host of fabulous sports and leisure facilities and experience unrivalled hospitality throughout your stay.
We’ve chosen to turn the spotlight on this opulent Arabian Gulf escape to reveal why it’s the ideal choice for couples, families and groups of friends craving a dream holiday in the sun.
Inviting swimming pools, spacious accommodation offering panoramic park and marina views, premium wellness facilities and delicious cuisine from around the globe are just some of the delights which await.
The resort is within easy reach of the Corniche, an 8km stretch of beautifully manicured waterfront boasting a wonderful beach, kids’ play areas, restaurants and superb shops.
It is also close to many of Abu Dhabi's key attractions including Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the Louvre Museum and Qasr Al Watan.
Your plush room or suite at the resort is more than just a place to sleep – it will also serve a haven of relaxation during the day, with incredible gulf or city skyline views and 24-hour fine dining room service.
Your accommodation will exude sophisticated elegance and contemporary charm, plus a range of superb amenities to cater for all your needs throughout your holiday.
If you opt for a spacious classic room you’ll be surrounded by complete comfort, with an array of facilities including a marble bathroom with standalone bath, a mini-bar, free Wi-Fi and TV.
The classy executive rooms feature exquisite furnishings, huge floor-to-ceiling windows and access to the exclusive Club Lounge, while the sophisticated contemporary suites boast a private dining and living area, plus a large bathroom with a soothing whirlpool bath.
The resort boasts an array of top-class dining venues where sizzling meat dishes and fresh seafood specialities are among the gastronomic delights.
Fishmarket is the hotel’s renowned flagship restaurant where you’ll savour fresh seafood which is cooked Thai-style, while taking in wonderful views across the beach.
Byblos Sur Mer is the place to feast on creative cocktails and outstanding mezze, grills and famous Lebanese dishes, while Cho Gao Marina Walk presents delicious Pan Asian cuisine in an enthralling waterfront setting.
Wagyu burgers, tasty wraps and crispy salads are among the mouth-watering fare available at The Bayshore Restaurant, and Chamas Churrascaria & Bar offers 18 different cuts of meat from a range of places including Argentina, USA, Australia and Europe.
The Piano Lounge, which features striking marble walls and imposing pillars, is perfect for enjoying fresh coffee, croissants and homemade cakes, with relaxing background music, while the Belgian Café is a lovely venue, with steaming mussel pots, chunky frites and exclusive draught beers among the delights you’ll discover.
There’s no shortage of fabulous sports and leisure facilities at InterContinental Abu Dhabi when you’re not relaxing in the sun or exploring the sights of awe-inspiring Abu Dhabi.
The resort's sumptuous spa features a plethora of amenities including a sauna, steam room, vitality pools and relaxation lounges which can assist in your quest to harmonise body, mind and spirit.
An impressive range of treatments and services that help provide the ultimate pampering experience include therapeutic and Thai massages, beauty treatments, facials and neck reflexology.
There’s also a state-of-the-art gym at the hotel which is packed with the latest fitness equipment to assist you in keeping in shape during your stay.
The hotel's jawdropping white sandy private beach is ideal for catching some rays or enjoying a refreshing swim, while the InterContinental Marina is a magical area beside the hotel with berthing spaces for 183 yachts up to 65 feet in size.
The Bayshore Beach Club is a wonderful attraction at the resort where you can enjoy a myriad of fun-packed activities in the glorious sunshine including croquet, beach tennis, horseshoes, chess, volleyball, badminton, and foosball
Other superb amenities at the resort include a currency exchange, free parking, free Wi-Fi, a gift shop and a range of bars where you can sip cocktails and take in the amazing gulf views.
An excellent Premium All-Inclusive programme is among the board options available at InterContinental Abu Dhabi. Other choices include bed and breakfast, half board and full board.