Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Abu Dhabi

Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Abu Dhabi

Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Abu Dhabi

Offering you a year round of sunshine, beautiful beaches, a clean, alluring and safe environment, classy hotels and of course delicious restaurants, Abu Dhabi is one place that sets the world records for tourism, something not many countries have the audacity to challenge! Traditionally a more conservative version of its sibling city of Dubai, this is one place that will give you the real deep-rooted tradition running in the veins of UAE. Richest of all the Emirates, this is one isle that emits wealth in every nook and corner. The capital city is one of the favourites among the locals in the UAE region, all thanks to its authentic traditional culture, family-friendly atmosphere and of course the excellent gastronomical experience. A vast setting amidst the pristine waters, Abu Dhabi is a welcome change after the compact streets of the Dubai region. With a wide plethora of neighbourhoods, this place is the real life incarnation of a rainbow in terms of cultural and traditional variations.

So to help you through the streets of Abu Dhabi, and to give you a word of local advice, here is a list of the best neighbourhoods to find a roof in the region. So take notes, as we take you through a virtual tour of the top 3 places for accommodation for a tourist in Abu Dhabi:

1. Saadiyat Island

A natural island in Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island is being morphed into a cultural destination with a wide roster of art galleries and museums made up by famous architects from across the world. Circumscribed by clear turquoise waters, lined with sandy white beaches complete with ever growing number of high-end residential developments, Saadiyat Beach is arguably the city's best beach besides being one of the most ethereal sights you will witness in this region. A centre for art, beauty and simple happiness of large villa complexes, five-star hotels and obviously the romantic beachfronts, Saadiyat Island is one place you can’t afford to miss. As is evident from the facts, this is one of the most elite localities in the region that may have a heavy impact on your pocket; therefore it is advisable to plan your budget accordingly. Some of the most famous sights in the region are Manarat Al Saadiyat, Saadiyat Beach, UAE Pavilion, Salwa Zeidan Gallery and Akkasah Center for Photography.

2. Al Reem Island

Previously known to be 'Abu Al Shuoom', 'the Pearl' and 'Emirates Pearl Island', Al Reem Island is one of the best world class waterfront developments made up of numerous residential, business and commercial business projects. With the authentic bustle and commerce just like any financial hub, Al Reem Island is the beating heart of the commercial Abu Dhabi, with the sprinkling of the residents and tourists flocking alike in this growing neighbourhood. The best place to witness some of the most futuristic phases of the country, this place has almost everything you can expect for in a neighbourhood including schools, shopping mall, medical clinics, beautiful restaurants, hotels, spas, garden, a 27-hole golf course and of course the beautiful beaches. Some of the major points of interest in the region include Al Maryah Island, Carpet Souk and Delma Park.

3. The Corniche

With its white sandy beaches and a generous promenade, the place stretches the entire length of the northwest shore of the city. Providing spectacular views of the iconic high-rise tower blocks assembled along the beautiful seafront, the day can simply be spent walking or cycling in the area that weave in and out of the Corniche's glamorous landscape gardens. Moreover, if you find yourself in the inland side of Corniche, it gives you the chance to witness the area wonderfully dotted with Shisha cafes and parks- basically an ideal environment that every artist needs to get inspiration from. Lined with the sparkling turquoise water on one side and the beautiful white sand and clean boulevard on the other, the pace has an abundance of cafes, food stalls and lounging areas, making it the perfect tropical paradise.

In a place that has everything to offer, to decide what exactly you want on your sojourn, you need a perfect base. And now you know where to look!