Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Le Méridien Abu Dhabi

One of Abu Dhabi’s original urban resorts, Le Méridien Abu Dhabi has been witness to the events on the capital city for almost four decades. At Le Méridien Abu Dhabi, guests can experience an authentic Arabian retreat with a 200 meters beach stretch and 20,000 square meters of landscaped gardens in the very heart of the city.

At a Glance

Opened : 24th February 1979
Built and owned by Abu Dhabi National Hotels
Last renovation:
   - 2006: Room renovation
   - 2014: Restaurant renovation – Latest Recipe

Facts and Figures

General Information
Accommodation: 234 units
Rooms: 207 units
Suites: 22 units
Diplomatic suite: 4 unit
Presidential suite: 1 unit

Other Attractions
Eden Spa & Health Club

Latest recipe: all-day dining restaurant serving Eastern and Western gastronomic delights
Acropolis: authentic Greek cuisine
Papagallo: award winning Italian restaurant
Talay: award winning Thai restaurant
Wakatua: lounge terrace with sea views
Al Finjan: lobby lounge
Captain’s Arms: traditional English pub
Beach Bar: snacks and cocktails by the beach
NRG Sports Café

Meetings & Events
Le Méridien Abu Dhabi makes available excellent conference and banqueting facilities. The meeting rooms are spacious, with good amount of daylight, while the outdoor space can be innovatively used as event space. The hotel can also arrange outdoor functions, which can cater for up to a 1000 people

Awards and Accolades


  • Captains Arms: “Favorite Pub in Abu Dhabi ” by Fact Dining Award 2018


  • Latest Recipe: “Favorite All-Day Dining Restaurant in Abu Dhabi ” by Fact Dining Award 2017


  • Captains Arms: “Favorite Pub in Abu Dhabi” by Fact Dining Award 2016


  • Papagallo: “Favourite Italian Restaurant in Abu Dhabi”, FACT Awards 2015
  • Talay: “Favourite Thai Restaurant” under 400 category, What’s On Abu Dhabi Awards 2015
  • “Green Key” Certified– February 2015
  • “Clifton Audit”passed – April 2015


  • “Blue Flag” certified beach – October 2014


  • Talay - What’s On Awards 2013 – Best Thai Restaurant in Abu Dhabi


  • Talay - What’s On Awards 2012 – Best Thai Restaurant in Abu Dhabi


PO Box 46066, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone: +971 2 644 6666
Click here to visit the hotel website.

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