Abu Dhabi

Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas Abu Dhabi

‘Set on 9 km's of natural beach – Perfect for Families’

Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas is situated on the beach on breath taking Saadiyat Island home to indigenous Hawksbill turtles. The resort has 327 rooms and suites and 13 beach villas. Guests can enjoy a spa, fitness centre, tennis and mini-golf and for the little ones there is a kids’ club with splash zone. There are 7 restaurants and bars to choose from, including an Italian, a British/American inspired Gastro pub and Middle Eastern and Asian dishes in the main buffet restaurant.

In Our Opinion

‘Saadiyat Island is a destination that is waiting to be explored. Families will love Warner Bros World, art lovers will devour The Louvre, golfers have a choice of courses and for those seeking relaxation then the beach, pool and spa deliver.’

Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar

Authentic Italian dishes and delicacies made from fresh, seasonal ingredients. The bar is hip and modern, a great place for a pre-dinner drink. Open for lunch and dinner, and themed buffet dinners every Thursday.

Hamilton’s Gastropub

Styled as a modern pub with music as a back drop, Hamilton’s serves British and American classic dishes. Try the burgers as a treat. Open from evening to late night during the week, and from late morning until late night at weekends.

Turtle Bay Bar & Grill

Surf, turf and grilled delicacies by the pool. Dine in your swimwear, relax in the shaded outdoor seating areas or enjoy a cool drink with a cool breeze. Open for dinner and drinks.

Sim Sim

International buffet featuring specialities from the Middle East, European favourites and Asian dishes alongside themed seasonal plates cooked at live cooking stations. Open for breakfast, dinner on select days, and Saturday brunch.

Nasma Beachfront Bar

Situated on the beachfront overlooking the sea, Nasma is the place to grab a sofa or bean bag, enjoy latin inspired snacks and hand crafted cocktails. Open for lunch and dinner. 

Sama Lobby Lounge

Enjoy tea, coffee, pastries and if hungrier a light meal in the modern bright environment. Two terraces overlook the sea. Open daily during the day.

Pool Bar

Sitting beside the outdoor pool guests can order snacks, light meals and drinks. If you don’t want to leave poolside have your order delivered to your sun bed. Open from morning to sunset.

In Room Dining

Available 24 hrs a day order a private dinner or a late night snack.

Club Rotana Lounge

An exclusive lounge open all day.


  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Club
  • Tennis courts
  • Mini-golf
  • Beach club

Aladdin’s Kids’ Club

  • Age 4 – 16 years
  • Outdoor games
  • Splash pool
  • Cinema zone
  • Activities


  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car & limousine rental services
  • Currency exchange
  • Dr on call
  • Barber/beauty salon
  • Gift shop



Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas welcomes families and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay:


  • Family room – two classic rooms with interconnecting door
  • Cots available upon request
  • Interconnecting rooms subject to availability


  • Ramps and elevators for buggies
  • Baby necessities available in kiosk
  • Nappy changing facilities in public toilets


  • Children’s menu available at restaurants
  • Highchairs available

Beach & Pools

  • Shallow entry into water
  • Lifeguard on duty at beach and at all pools
  • Dedicated Aladdin’s Cave splash pool & Lazy river
  • Shaded areas, parasols, daybeds available (additional charge may apply)

Kids’ Club – Aladdin’s Cave


  • 4 – 16 years (must be accompanied by an adult for registration on 1st visit only)


10.00 – 20.00

Activities for youngsters include:

  • Water tag
  • Turtle hunting
  • Puzzle time
  • Sand Art
  • Scavenger hunt
  • Origami
  • Lego time
  • Face & hand painting
  • Creativity world

Activities for teenagers include:

  • Cinema zone
  • Game zone
  • Climbing wall
  • Consul games
  • Fusball
  • Tennis
  • Fun fitness


  • Booking in advance
  • Additional charges apply



Situated on Saadiyat Island, Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas overlooks the beach and Arabian Gulf. The property is a 25 minute drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Nearby Attractions

  • Louvre Abu Dhabi – 3 miles 10 mins by car
  • Ferrari World – 14 miles 17 mins by car
  • Warner Bros World – 14 miles 18 mins by car
  • Yas Waterworld – 14 miles 19 mins by car
  • Mohammed bin Zayeed Mosque – 11 miles 24 mins by car
  • Al Wathba Wetland Reserve – 37 miles 45 mins by car
  • Dubai Parks and Resorts – 65 miles 1 hr 5 mins by car