This opulent getaway - which prides itself on being Abu Dhabi’s first all-inclusive, all-exclusive resort - has everything you could possibly desire for the holiday of a lifetime in sumptuous surroundings.
We’ve decided to turn the spotlight on the majestic 5-star retreat to reveal why it’s a great place for an unforgettable sunshine adventure.
This spectacular hotel beside the white sands of Saadiyat Island hits the bullseye when it comes to all-round style and sophistication. Lavish accommodation, superb facilities and mouth-watering dining experiences make this luxurious escape the perfect choice for a fabulous holiday.
You’ll be wowed by the hotel’s palatial interior which oozes elegance and its oriental court gardens and superb water features create a peaceful and relaxing ambiance.
Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island offers the best of both worlds by being next to a relaxing private beach and warm ocean waters, yet within easy reach of the main attractions in the vibrant city of Abu Dhabi.
The exquisite rooms, suites and villas at the hotel are designed and furnished to perfection. Many have sea or pool views and all of them offer unrivalled comfort.
If you opt to stay in a suite, for example, you will be surrounded by emerald and white marble elegance, with a delightful veranda and your own private pool. The Presidential Suite is truly divine with 2 lavish bedrooms, a beautiful bathroom and sparkling chandeliers.
The hotel’s prestigious 3 bedroom executive villas offer the ultimate in style and relaxation, with spacious living and dining areas, while the imposing 4 bedroom superior villas affords complete privacy, with a private pool and sun loungers.
Features which come as standard across all types of accommodation include a mini bar, complimentary Wi-Fi, TV, hairdryer, telephone and air conditioning.
A wonderful gastronomic experience awaits at the resort, thanks to an array of gourmet restaurants delivering culinary delights from around the globe including Turkish, Italian and Japanese dishes.
Turquoise offers world flavours in an open-buffet concept, Mermaid is an inviting beachfront seafood restaurant and Orient is the place to enjoy delicious Turkish and Oriental delicacies.
Other eating venues at the resort are Aja Asian & Teppanyaki, which serves traditional Japanese cuisine, Italian restaurant L’Olivio, People’s, a causal dining experience and Club House, an exclusive restaurant for guests staying in the resort’s luxury villas.
Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island also has several bars where you can enjoy a relaxing drink - these include a delightful rooftop bar and shisha lounge which has awe-inspiring sea views, and a pleasant swim-up bar where a DJ provides lively evening entertainment.
The marvellous range of amenities at the resort include a massive outdoor swimming pool which is surrounded by towering palm trees, tennis courts, an outdoor spa pool and jacuzzi, a ballroom and a children’s water park and wave pool.
There’s also a state-of-the-art gym with an impressive range of fitness equipment for keeping in shape during your stay.
The Turkish-inspired Anjana Spa offers the ultimate pampering experience. The excellent facilities include treatment rooms, plunge pools, stream rooms, a hammam, a VIP treatment suite for couples and the only Snow Room in Abu Dhabi.
A range of other activities at the hotel include tennis, beach jogging, aqua fitness, paddle-boarding, crossfit, Kangoo fitness and Tabata workouts. Personal trainers, tennis coaches and swimming instructors are available to assist you.
The pristine private beach at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island is the setting for many activities including volleyball and yoga sessions, while you can enjoy a myriad of lively water sports in the sea including water-skiing, kayaking, jet-skiing and paddleboarding.
The resort boasts all-year-round entertainment, which includes performances by live bands and the opportunity to dance the night away to sounds played by professional DJs.
Rixy Kids club ensures every child is treated like a VIP at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island. A programme of entertaining daily activities is organised in a safe environment for children aged 4 to 12.
Kids can also enjoy a splashing time at the resort’s wave pool and children’s water park, which includes slides, chutes and other fun-packed features.
The resort’s Ultra All-inclusive package includes dining at Turquoise, Mermaid, Orient and Aja Asian & Teppenyaki, where reservations are required. Villa and Presidential suite guests can also dine at Club House.
The programme also includes a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Guests also enjoy snacks served in People’s, access to spa and fitness centre facilities, use of the tennis courts and equipment and daily entertainment programmes.
Children get access to Rixys Kids Club, the kids pool, the water park and a range of activities and games.