PO Box 91888, Khor Al Maqta’a, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone:  +9712 8188888   •  Map & Directions


A comfortable, classic lobby lounge with its vaulted ceiling and semi-private dining areas is the place to try traditional Afternoon Tea made famous by The Ritz-Carlton.

Additional Information:

  • Opening hours: 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily
  • Afternoon tea experience daily from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Smart casual attire

For afternoon tea reservations, please call 9712-818-8282.

UAE National Day Afternoon Tea
Venue: Alba Lobby Lounge
Time: November 26 – December 3, 2015; 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Homemade Scones with Lemon Curd, Strawberry Jam and Clotted Cream 
  • Sandwiches: Smoked Salmon, Beef Pastrami, Egg Mayonnaise, Chicken Mayonnaise, Tuna and Sweet Corn 
  • Macaroons in the colours of the UAE flag (Raspberry, Chocolate, Vanilla, Pistachio) 
  • Raspberry Tart, Chocolate Fashion, Lemon Meringue, Caramel Choux

Price: AED 44++ per stand

For reservations or inquiries, please contact 9712-818-8282 or e-mail.

Traditional Chinese Tea Ceremony in Alba

Venue: Alba Lobby Lounge
Time: Daily, advanced reservations required.

Gong Fu Cha or "tea with great skill" is a traditional tea ceremony based on centuries-old Chinese method of tea-making. The 20-minute ritual requires not only knowledge but skill in selecting and using the tools and is infused with legends and stories about the history of tea-making. Learn to brew your Oolong or ‘black dragon tea’ tea Gong Fu style and enjoy its delicate taste and balanced aroma.

Price: AED 158++ for two guests

For reservations or inquiries, please contact 9712-818-8282 or e-mail.