Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Opens in Abu Dhabi

By Paul Joseph

Luxury Emirati hotel group Jumeirah have opened their first residence in Abu Dhabi.

Located in the Ras Al Akhdar area of Abu Dhabi, the the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers features 382 guest rooms and suites, 199 fully serviced residences and one of the emirate’s largest conference centres.

Housed in a modern glass tower standing almost 1,000 feet tall, the hotel boasts a contemporary interior including Italian marble, custom hand-tufted carpets and photography depicting life in Abu Dhabi in the 1960s culled from the private collection of His Highness Sheikh Suroor bin Mohammed Al Nahyan.

Other notable features include the hotel’s Talise Spa complete with fully contained treatment suites, Turkish hammam and Arabian Rasoul, a private beach, and a large range of food and beverage venues (including two signature restaurants, Li Beirut and Quest, offering modern interpretations of Lebanese and Asian cuisine, respectively).

The hotel’s vast conference centre can accommodate up to 1,400 guests in a conference setting or 1,000 guests for a seated banquet dinner, and includes a ballroom, 13 meeting rooms, VIP suites, a Bridal Suite, business centre and showroom.

By Paul Joseph