Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, set against a backdrop of the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, features 504 luxury rooms & suites, 4 plunge pool villas, and 11 Rabdan villas. Inspired by the 15th to early 17th century Renaissance architecture and the urban planning of the city of Venice, the waterfront property consists of ten stately buildings arranged in a crescent formation, completed with artfully designed water features and manicured gardens. The culinary journey at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal begins with each ingredient selected to suit even the most discerning palate and ends with the fond farewell of the renowned Ritz-Carlton service. Guests can choose from 8 hotel restaurants, including 3 signature restaurants – Lebanese, Asian, and Steakhouse. The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi provides 2,182 square meters (23,484 square feet) of flexible meeting space, including a magnificent 1,550-square meter (16,685 square foot) ballroom.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Legendary Arabic Luxury. Italian-Inspired Style.

Escape to a world of Middle Eastern opulence at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal. From sunrises over Al Maqta Creek to sunsets that illuminate Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, every moment reawakens the senses. Located within 10 Venetian-inspired buildings that form a crescent around one of the city’s largest outdoor pools, the resort features eight restaurants, five-star accommodations, and 23,000 sq ft of event space.

Rabdan Villa - Living Room

Rooms & Suites

Abu Dhabi
Dining Experiences

Lobster Night at Li Jiang

Savor freshly caught lobster with a set menu for the ages that incorporates the very best of culinary arts.

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Resort Membership

Enjoy our Elite benefits for one month, including daily access to the Health Club, pool, and beach and selected savings on dining experiences.

Rabdan Villa - Living Room

Experience an Elevated Level of Luxury

The three-bedroom villa with a private pool employs elegant interior design, mirroring how Abu Dhabi celebrates its rich cultural heritage.

Shaded restaurant terrace at evening with views of the olive grove and mosque

Global Cuisine to Engage the Senses

Discover lavish dining experiences throughout our signature restaurants.

Breathtaking Wedding Venues

Setting a new standard in romantic elegance, discover the stunning indoor and outdoor venues ideally suited to wedding celebrations.

Spectacular wedding reception in shades of cream held within a grand ballroom

Abu Dhabi Venues for Elevated Meetings

Like the hotel itself, meetings here are executed on a grand scale. Set amid the hotel’s 57 lushly landscaped acres, business meetings and events are hosted in elegant ballrooms, state-of-the-art meeting rooms or outdoor venues overlooking the Abu Dhabi’s iconic mosque. Event experts are available to assist with every detail and decision, and meeting planners have an array of amenities, facilities and venues to select from.

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Green Initiatives

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, has implemented multiple initiatives across the property. Some of these initiatives speak to a unified drive that is guided by our Environmental Responsibility Strategy—as key projects—are positioned to increase our portfolio offering. We are presently making strides with the following key projects which lead our sustainability portfolio.

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
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Unlock Amazing Benefits

All members enjoy unlimited travel possibilities and the more you stay, the more benefits you unlock. Enroll as Marriott Bonvoy member now!



The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

PO Box 91888, Al Maqta Area, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 2-8188888

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