Step into a world of Mediterranean style, Arabian heritage and timeless luxury at St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.
This beautiful resort enjoys all things modern and luxurious, yet is refined and inviting, harkening to a rich history of hospitality in the Middle East with the St. Regis tradition of intuitive Butler Service all-pervading.
Enjoying a spectacular location in Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island, the resort boasts spectacular sea views and a platinum white sand beach at its front door. From the moment you step outside of your stylish suite in the morning for breakfast on the terrace to the time you finally tear yourself away from the beach to enjoy cocktails by sunset, you’ll be enchanted by the beauty of St Regis hotel, Abu Dhabi.
As luxurious as it is welcoming, the resort is perfect for adventurous families in need of an escape. Nearby attractions the whole family will enjoy include Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld, while those looking to pick up a purchase or two will be spoilt for choice by the array of premium malls and intoxicating souks in the vicinity.
With a range of gourmet restaurants to sample local delicacies and fantastic fusion food, a specialist spa where you can experience the traditional Hammam beauty regime, a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a range of exciting activities to pursue, this truly is the perfect retreat for those looking to be inspired by the beauty of the United Arab Emirates.
St Regis hotel offers accommodation fit for royalty throughout, with a fusion of Arabian design and modern touches for the ultimate in comfort and style.
As you would expect, the food here is delicious. There are tapas and fresh seafood on the beach at Olea, and Arabian snapper, the Arabian-influenced Bloody Mary, and authentic South Asian delicacies at Sontaya.
Mediterranean-influenced, Olea is the all-day dining venue of The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Located on the level one with panoramic view of the ocean and beyond, this restaurant features cooking stations where staff await guests' every whim. With its indoor and alfresco options, it is ideal for a relaxing dining experience with family or friends.
Sontaya, meaning sunset in Thai, is the seductively beautiful venue at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Located on floating pavilions with stunning beach and ocean views, Sontaya shares delicious food and signature cocktails.
The Drawing Room celebrates the UAE’s time-honoured tradition of afternoon tea. Visit to sample bespoke tea blends and savour delectable pastries and home-made cakes in both indoor and outdoor dining options.
This stylish venue is the perfect spot to relax, whether sitting inside the bar or outside on the terrace. The interior is comfortable and chic, with the outdoor space offering incredible views of the resort. Peruse the acclaimed bar menu to find your new favourite beverage.
Activities and Entertainment
Abu Dhabi is a hub of activity, from its range of bars and social hubs to its ancient architecture and thrilling adventure sports.
With the wonders of the Arabian Gulf beckoning all around on Saadiyat Island, St. Regis resort is the perfect destination to seek a thrill with a range of fantastic watersports. Whether you fancy kayaking around the island, taking a boogie board to the waves with the kids, or leisurely trying a spot of stand-up paddleboarding as you take in the wonders of the shores, there’s no better way to connect with nature than this.
One of the most unforgettable experiences to be had in Abu Dhabi is turtle spotting and rehabilitation The Hawksbill is one of the area’s most loved species, yet is listed as critically endangered. The Saadiyat Beach hosts several Hawksbill turtle nests every year – each nest containing between 90 and 100 eggs. Visit a local rehabilitation clinic to see the amazing work being done to increase the numbers of the beautiful creature, or meet a Hawksbill turtle up close.
Golfers will love the award-winning Saadiyat Beach Golf Club with its impressive course designed by famous icon Gary Player. Explore the meandering, eco-conscious course and take in stunning sea views as you explore the tees. You might even spot dolphins at play in the glistening Arabian Gulf. Three saltwater lakes and restored beach and sand dunes provide exciting on-course hazards, while over 60 bunkers make even the bravest golfer pause for thought on this challenging Par 72.
Abu Dhabi is famous for hosting some of the world’s most exciting Formula 1 races, so no visit to the city is complete without a trip to the Grand Prix. With a range of events occurring at the course throughout the year, you can be sure to get a taste of the action during your stay. Alternatively, visit Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, a family theme park, a racing car-themed venue offering a range of hair-raising rides and amazing automotive activities.
Quad tours and safaris
Another of Abu Dhabi’s most recognisable assets is its desert proximity. For those who have always wanted to explore the Arabian desert, to those who simply love the thrill of quad biking offroad, there are a range of excelled quad bike and ATV experiences here. Explore the sandy hills by quad, ATV or even sand buggy for a truly unforgettable day out.
For a more relaxed experience at the St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, sample a serene Hatha yoga class. Hatha style yoga combines classic yoga breathing techniques and poses with an emphasis on movement functional and alignment, creating smooth transitional flows. These specialist classes are led by experienced professionals and guide guests through the intention of setting, breath awareness and poses for a gentler approach to yoga perfect for beginners and more experienced yogis alike.
Alongside its fantastic bars and restaurants and renowned golf course, St. Regis resort offers a range of brilliant facilities to make your stay in Abu Dhabi a dream.
At Iridium Spa, it is about the individual moments tailored to guide each guest through a sensory journey. Whether you wish to be energized, relaxed or refreshed, St Regis’ spa therapists are on hand to create the perfect wellness experience during your stay. Visit the traditional Hammam to enjoy the ancient wonders of Rhassoul body masks, Argan oil scrubs, foaming loofah treatments, steam baths and vigorous Kese mitt exfoliation. Or, try a unique desert sand body scrub infused with your chosen aroma incorporating massage movements to soothe away stress.
St. Regis Athletic Club
Rejuvenate body and mind with an invigorating visit to the St. Regis Athletic Club. This fitness centre boasts the finest health trainers, state-of-the-art gym equipment and a range of group classes and personal training sessions to help you reach your personal goals. Guests can also make use of the 25-metre indoor lap pool or four outdoor swimming pools. Head to the two professional-level tennis courts and squash courts for a friendly game with loved ones, and round it all off by stopping at the incorporated juice bar to refuel.
Sandcastle Kids’ Club
Children will love the vibrant Sandcastle Club, with its fantastic range of indoor and outdoor activities set within a themed cave featuring soft, earth-coloured drapery. They’ll also enjoy exploring the three outdoor pools, basketball half-court and beach; where Hawksbill turtles and dolphins are fascinating residents. There is also a professional babysitting service.
The St Regis Resort is located on Saadiyat Island, 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport.
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7/12 - Olea Restaurant at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi
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