Explore the wonders of the unique city of Abu Dhabi whilst living in comfort
and style. Located on a beautiful beach on the island, 20 km from the airport
and close to the city center, the resort hotel is a true rhapsody for the
pleasure loving tourists.
Designed for leisure and business, it includes 191 new rooms, 6 suites, 23
self catering chalets opening on the picturesque gardens and 50 chalets framing
the sea and the sun in its different moods.
Renowned for its friendly and efficient service, the Gulf Hotel adds up to
the numerous facilities such as Beach, Water Sports, Health Club, Tennis,
Squash, Entertainment and Leisure to ensure that you enjoy the Capital's Beach
The only resort in Abu Dhabi! The Al Diar Gulf Hotel & Resort has the
largest and most beautiful beach on the island. The hotel is close to the
airport, and the city center is within easy reach.
On the south-eastern shores of Abu Dhabi island
On airport road
20 km from Abu Dhabi International Airport
3 km from Mussafah industrial area
3 km from Mafraq industrial area
17 km from the city center and shops
Designed for Comfort:
191 fully-equipped comfortable rooms
50 sea-view chalets with kitchenette
23 garden-view chalets with kitchenette
Private bathroom facilities
8 Satellite TV and in-house movies
Individually controlled air-conditioning
Direct dial telephone
Shaver outlet: 110-220 volts
At your service:
- Same day laundry and dry-cleaning
- Gift shop
- News stand
- Business service
- Secretarial service
- Telephone, telex, telefax
- Interpreter (English, Arabic, French, German, Tagalog, Urdu)
- Doctor on call
- Baby-sitting service
- Sports coaching
- Safety deposit boxes
- Luggage storeroom
- Message light and wake-up call
- Postage facilities at front desk
- 24-hour room service
Water Sports Facilities at Gulf Hotel & Resort
The Palm Beach Leisure club in its natural setting is sure to enthrall you.
The Temperature Controlled Swimming Pool, over looking the majestic
coastline boasts a Sunken Bar.
An adjoining Figure '8' Water Slide with its own pool, the only one in
town is a great attraction for all the family. A Shallow Pool is
available for the small ones.
So the whole day, just drink, eat, jump & splash. A true holiday for the
- 4 tennis courts with floodlights
- 2 Squash courts
- 2 Saunas
- 2 Steam rooms
- Chilled plunge pool
- Water slide with pool
- Fully equipped gymnasium
- Swimming pool with sunken bar and waterfall
- Massage room
- Mini Golf
- Aerobics Room
- Children's Playground
- Large Gardens
Food & Beverages
The hotel's five Restaurants offer a large choice to delight the gourmet.
From the water front Palm Beach Restaurant & Bar with its array of fresh
sea food to the delicious international cuisine at Sheherezade Coffee - shop and
then on to the western style Ranch Bar and Restaurant where you can enjoy a
succulent steak of your choice.
The Sports Complex Terrace hosts an assortment of snacks for those who want
to take time out from basking in the sun to have a quick meal. In addition, two
new outlets - The Morgana Supper Club and the Palm Beach and Oyster Bar are now
open for business.
The Gulf Hotel is renowned for the quality of its outside catering and can
accommodate any type of private or business function for up to 2000 people.
Morgana Supper Club
A Deluxe Dining Restaurant with Mediterranean cuisine, including European and
North African specialities. Morgana has international ambience, with
Mediterranean style entertainment.
Morgana offers a smart yet relaxing atmosphere suitable for social and business
dining. The outlet is specializes in traditional Mediterranean seafood
specialities and grills in an extensive a la carte. This outlet is open for
dinner from 20:00 to 02:00.
An international band featuring ethnic and western music, a belly dancer and a
cultural folklore representing mediterrenean regions, are a part of the
Palm Beach and Oyster Bar
It is located on the waterfront and surrounded by landscapes gardens. With a
panoramic waterfront location, offering stunning views of the sea, Palm Beach
restaurant has a romantic and stylish setting for celebrating special occassions
for those who appreciate seafood.
It offers a wide variety of fish on display, and fresh catch of the day. The
interactive kitchen gives you a choice of cooking styles from Far-East, the
MidEast and Europe, individually cooked to your desired taste.
The Palm Beach has a showpiece Oyster Bar offering a selection of freshest
oyster and shellfish.
Check-in / Check-out Policy
Check-in: from 12:00 h
Check-out: until 10:00 h