Experience the Best of Abu Dhabi From This Five-Star Beach Hotel


In Abu Dhabi, the concept of having it all is a tangible reality. Here, you can spend the day viewing masterpieces at the Louvre Abu Dhabi or lounging by the resort’s glittering, 17,222-sq-ft pool. You can pick up handcrafted textiles and jewelry, or update your wardrobe with luxury brands. You can examine the craftsmanship of the nearby Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque or treat your children to the creative projects of the Ritz Kids Program. From renowned attractions to on-property features, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is at the center of it all.

On-Site Outlets
Fitness Center

Health Club

24-hour fully-equipped Health Club with natural daylight and floor-to-ceiling windows

Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi pool and garden


Main Outdoor Pool

Mon-Sun : 7:00 AM-9:00 PM

Adults Pool

Mon-Sun : 12:00 PM-8:00 PM


Enjoy Luxury Vacation Experiences To Entertain Our Guests of All Ages

Whether traveling as a family, couple, or with your colleagues for a corporate event, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal will transport you to a place of renewed connection. With the immersive and adventurous Ritz Kids program, finely crafted luxury experiences for adults, and plenty of activities to enjoy together, every vacation becomes unforgettable.

Close-up view of the sea-green mosaic in the sparkling blue pool
padel court, night, floodlight, blue turf

Padel Courts

The recreational facilities of the resort have been enhanced with the introduction of five world-class padel courts. Enjoy a game with your friends or take advantage of a private coaching session as the state-of-the-art facility provides a certified professional academy by BELA-Fernando Belasteguin. After an energetic match, relax at Dolce, the sports café, with healthy beverages and bites.

Football pitch at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Football Pitch

The FIFA-standard field is fully covered by professional floodlighting, allowing for early morning and evening training sessions and matches. A separate seven-a-side pitch and goalkeeper practice extend the training opportunities for international and local teams. The superbly equipped sports campus offers the flexibility to accommodate other sports.

Aerial view of the resort pool, beach and sparkling canal

Pool and Beach Day Pass

Relax at one of the largest outdoor pools in Abu Dhabi and enjoy light fare from Al Fresco, our pool restaurant. Weekdays: AED 300 with AED 150 in F&B credit. Weekends: AED 400 with AED 200 in F&B credit. AED 50 per Child 6 to 11 Years Old. Pool and Beach Day Pass

Club House

Hotel Membership

Access to the hotel’s leisure facilities, including a health club, jogging tracks, and the 1,600m2 outdoor pool. For additional information, please contact +971 2 818 8144 or email rc.auhrz.healthclub@ritzcarlton.com.

Fitness center with hardwood floors, expansive windows and modern workout equipment

Health Club

Vogue Fitness is now available at our gym with a dedicated and brand-new CrossFit and Conditioning facility. Along with implementing industry-leading training, the new partnership will enhance the guests’ fitness experience with exciting offers. Open daily, 24 hours a day. Please note that our health club will be under maintenance till the 1st of May. Please note that Al Fresco will be our temporary gym.


Discover Abu Dhabi’s Wealth of Attractions

Located adjacent to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and just 20 minutes from the Abu Dhabi International Airport, the hotel offers guests exceptional access to the city. Discover the love of Art at the Louve Abu Dhabi or visit the thrilling Ferrari World. The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal offers a gateway to Abu Dhabi’s legendary decadence and cultural surroundings. Explore it all from this five-star hotel, from shopping to desert safaris.

Traditional tea serving in a suite with sweeping views of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ground-level view of the Venetian Village?s curving arcade

Planning Your Trip

Whether you are visiting Abu Dhabi for business, pleasure, or both, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates offers a wide range of cosmopolitan, cultural, and natural attractions to captivate you beyond the length of your stay.

Open Daily 10 AM - 6 PM
Ritz Kids Programs

With a compelling repertoire of creative activities, Ritz Kids engages the imaginations of the resort’s youngest guests. Families can select full- and half-day programming that emphasizes the natural wonders and cultural traditions of Abu Dhabi through arts-and-crafts projects, playtime, and more.  For the enjoyment of our younger guests, and the convenience of their parents, the Ritz Kids Club is available to children between the ages of 4 and 12. The Ritz Kids Club offers an extensive program of supervised activities, both indoors and outdoors, and is a great opportunity for our young guests to intermingle with kids of their own age group. To ensure a safe and healthy environment at the hotel and to prevent inconvenience, we kindly ask our guests to abstain from using bicycles, tricycles, scooters, motor boards (hoverboards), Segways, and rollerblades on the hotel grounds and in the parking areas.