Sands is rated 4 stars and provides visitors with a safe deposit box, a tour desk and a beauty salon. The hotel, built in 1980, is renowned for its international architecture.
It is located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, just 20 minutes from Qasr al-Hosn, Abu Dhabi Mall and Al Manhal Palace. The property is 700m away from Zayed City Center, Gold Souk and Fish Market & Vegetable Souk.
The nearby surroundings feature embassies and exhibition centers.
Just 15 minutes from Bateen airport.
The property comprises of individual rooms well-appointed with individual climate control, coffee/tea making facilities, a minibar, satellite TV and in-room safe. A microwave and coffee/tea makers as well as en suite bathrooms with free toiletries, bathrobes and a hairdryer are available in each room.
A deluxe breakfast is served at the breakfast room. The outdoor restaurant serves Italian dishes. The elegant beach bar features a terrace.
You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs AED 40 per person per night.
Guests of Sands are welcome to use a business center, a photocopier and daily newspapers.
A wellness center, shiatsu massage and a health club are available on-site. Guests can go in for darts, billiards and golf at the hotel.
Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is AED 30 per day.
Year renovated 2012. Number of floors 16. Number of rooms 257.
|City Center||Abu Dhabi - 1.6 mi|
|Airports||Bateen (AZI) - 7.1 mi, Abu Dhabi International (AUH) - 17.8 mi|
|Restaurants||Nihal - 900 ft, Cho Gao Restaurant and Lounge (cuisine: Thai, Vietnamese, Asian) - 1200 ft|
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from 12 pm
until 2 pm
|Children and extra beds||
Pets are not allowed.
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Hotel Awards 2014UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAbu Dhabi
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