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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

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Between The Bridges, Abu Dhabi 114304, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I checked in on 4th of August and checked out on the 6th. The first impression was good but whenever i went on the corridor of the floor where got the room it was disaster. the room itself clean and beautiful, also amazing view. However I didnt feel safe and secure at all ! on the next day someone called... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Sandra-AbuDhabi, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We sincerely appreciate all your comments and have shared your review with the relevant departments. We are sorry to know that your experience did not fully live up to your expectations this time. Would you please be able to get in touch with us directly by emailing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first time in Abu Dhabi and the scenery and view was phenomenal and the hotel overall was one of the best we have been to! I would reccomend anyone who want to go here to relax and enjoy their holiday!

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Niraj G, Thank you very much for staying with us and taking the time to post your overwhelming review. We are honored and touched to be considered as one of best hotels you have visited. It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest. Our entire team is looking forward to see you back at the Fairmont... More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

our first visit to UAE got off to not so great start at Abu Dhabi airport ( my luggage was missing! ) the fairmont bab al bahr more than made up for any bad start to a holiday. The staff, the food, the room, the view, the pool , the service, everything about this place made our holiday fantastic. Will... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear veesands, Thank you very much for sharing your lovely review and recommendation. I am sorry to know about your luggage and hope that you already received it. Nonetheless, It brings me great pleasure that you still enjoyed your first UAE visit and we were able to turn your moments into lasting memories. Our entire team is looking forward to... More 

Hangin'around
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything about the hotel is just right. The staff are attentive and pleasant without being over the top or too familiar. I'm writing from our room at the hotel. The hotels in Abu Dhabi have a lot of competition and I'm pleased to say The Fairmont is up along side the best. We celebrated our anniversary and also my wife's... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Hi-Voltage, Thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr to celebrate your anniversary and wife’s birthday and allowing us to be part of both occasions. We sincerely appreciate all your comments especially your kind compliments regarding our staff. It will be my pleasure to share your positive feedback with our entire team who made this visit extra special. Should... More 

BIRMINGHAM
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I loved this lovely friendly hotel. We stayed in a gold sea view room, fantastic view of the grand mosque. The staff on floor 7 were fabulous looked after our every need. The room was spacious and well kept nothing was too much trouble. The flowers and chocolates on our third night were a lovely touch. Thank-you... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear RABIBIRMINGHAM, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your wonderful review. We are very glad to know that you had a fantastic stay at Fairmont Gold. It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest. We are all looking forward... More 

Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I wont talk. The images will. As usual, the staff is great. The hotel is crap. It smells bad in all rooms. Wooden parts on the facade are infested with moister. My kids, my wife and myself stayed sick and affected for almost 2 weeks. I was upgraded. I assume only refund is acceptable. Sorry for the images but this... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear ouassimAlami, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We sincerely appreciate your comments and have shared your review with the relevant departments. We are sorry to know that your experience did not live up to your expectations this time. Would you please be able to get in touch with us directly by emailing babalbahr@fairmont.com so... More 

London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed on a half board summer special so for the price, it felt about right. It wasn't a relaxing stay and the hotel is feeling a little jaded. There weren't enough staff in reception, whether it meant waiting for someone to take the car (we are fine with carrying our own luggage so that didn't matter), only one person... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear MarcusWillTravel, Thank you staying with us and taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We sincerely appreciate all your comments and have shared your review with the relevant departments. We are sorry to know that your experience did not live up to your expectations this time. Would you please be able to get in touch with us directly... More 

Toronto
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My stay at the Fairmont was an awesome experience. It is a great introuduction to the beautiful Abu Dhabi. All of the staff were extremely friendly, helpful and welcoming! The grounds are impeccable.....and the individual room was very comfortable, modern and most important clean.

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear 22silvana, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your lovely review. It brings us great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your first visit in Abu Dhabi. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr for another amazing... More 

Ferrara, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one one the best hotels I have stayed in recently. It's a fairly modern property with great design features, a large well-run pool and beach area and plenty of choice of restaurants and bars. Rooms are spacious with well-appointed bathrooms and amenities. As for the location it's a 15-20 min taxi ride out of central Abu Dhabi but... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Essejay, Thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We are honored and touched to be considered as one of the best hotels you have recently stayed. I will ensure that your review will be shared with our entire team especially to Daryl, Joyce Jenny and Umme who made your... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my family stayed for 2 days and absolutely loved it. A luxurious hotel and the excellent staff. pool & Beach area was lovely my kids are really enjoyed it. The staff at the pool was amazing standing on 48 degrees and very attentive. I was checked in by Sasee the gentleman was very helpful. also Daryl from Concierge... More 

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Ramesh T, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your positive feedback. We really appreciate when our guests share their fond memories at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. Rest assured that I will pass on your kind compliments to our entire team particularly to Sasee and Daryl. It would be our great pleasure to... More 

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