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The Best 4-Star Hotels In Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

If you’re in Abu Dhabi to visit Yas Theme Parks, watch Lewis Hamilton zip through Yas Marina Circuit, or spend some tee time on the golf course, book a hotel on Yas Island. Yas Island hotels are also an excellent option if you want to be just 15 minutes away from Abu Dhabi International Airport.

To help make your choice easier, here are the best 4-star hotels on Yas Island:

1. Crowne Plaza Yas Island

Location: Yas Plaza Hotels, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

Crowne Plaza Yas Island is located at Yas Plaza. Yas Plaza is an excellent location for travellers on Yas Island for:

  • The Formula 1 races: It’s close to Yas Marina Circuit.
  • Golf: It’s adjacent to Yas Links.
  • The beach: It’s a stone’s throw away from Yas Beach, and guests of Yas Plaza hotels have exclusive access to the nearby Cyan Beach.
  • Dining: Yas Bay waterfront, which has some of the best restaurants on Yas Island, is nearby.

Crowne Plaza Yas Island has a 25-metre swimming pool, a kids’ club, a kids’ play area, a spa, and shuttle service to Yas Beach. If you’re in the mood to dine in, you can have:

  • Asian and international cuisine at Jing Asia
  • Steaks and drinks at Stills and Restaurant Bar
  • Levantine dishes and an Arabian Nights ambiance at Barouk
  • Drinks and snacks poolside at Sundowners Pool Bar

2. DoubleTree by Hilton Yas Island

Location: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

DoubleTree by Hilton Yas Island is one of the hotels under the upscale DoubleTree hotel brand by Hilton. It has 156 serviced studios and one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments, perfect for families and groups of friends.

DoubleTree by Hilton Yas Island is an excellent base if you’re on Yas Island for the theme parks. It’s next to Warner Bros. WorldTM and Yas Waterworld Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. It’s also mere minutes away from Ferrari World, CLYMB and SeaWorld® Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.

You’ll also love Doubletree by Hilton Yas Island if you’re staying more than a few days and would appreciate a little more space and apartment-like amenities. The serviced apartments have spacious bathrooms, a washer and dryer, a kitchenette, and an espresso machine. There’s an outdoor pool, a fitness centre, EV chargers, a restaurant, and a pool bar onsite.

3. Yas Island Rotana

Location: Yas Plaza Hotels, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

Yas Island Rotana is a business hotel at Yas Plaza. With a business centre and several meeting rooms equipped with the latest communication technologies, it is an excellent choice for travellers in Abu Dhabi for business.

If you believe that all work and no play make Jane and John very dull people, you’ll love Yas Island Rotana. The hotel is in Yas Plaza are, near Yas Links, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Beach, and Cyan Beach. Tee off, drive off or suit up – it’s your choice.

Yas Island Rotana also has recreational amenities onsite. It has a temperature-controlled outdoor pool, a jacuzzi, steam rooms, a sauna, a tennis court, and massage rooms. Children tagging along with mum or dad on their business trip can have fun at the kids’ pool and club.

You and your companions can stay in to eat, too. Yas Island Rotana has six food and beverage outlets:

  • Choices (international)
  • Blue Grill (steak house)
  • Aquarius (pool bar)
  • Y-Bar (bar)
  • Rangoli (Indian)
  • Island Café (lounge and café

The Best 4-Star Hotels in Abu Dhabi

You can also opt to stay at the best 4-star hotels in Abu Dhabi Downtown. From Downtown Abu Dhabi, it’s easy to drive to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. You can pass through Saadiyat Island and Al Jubail Island on Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed St (E12) or get on Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan St. (E10) and through the Yas Gateway. Either way, it’s a straightforward route from Downtown Abu Dhabi to Yas Island.

Here are a few 4-star Abu Dhabi Downtown hotels worth considering:

1. Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi

Location: Hamdan Bin Mohammed Street (5th Street), Abu Dhabi

Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center is a business hotel at the heart of the business district, but it’s close enough to the city’s best attractions so you can relax in your free time. If you’re in the mood for a walk, drive to Abu Dhabi Beach in the late afternoon and enjoy the sea breeze and views. You can even go to Corniche Beach and up the Observation Deck at Etihad Towers.

You can also visit Qasr Al Watan, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Emirates Heritage Village. Drive to nearby Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi for Louvre Abu Dhabi and Yas Island, Abu Dhabi for the Yas theme parks.

Staying in is also an option. You can sweat it out at the gym, cool off at the outdoor pool and dine at any of the three food and beverage outlets:

  • Bistro (restaurant, international)
  • Up & Below (rooftop bar and restaurant, international)
  • Fifth Street Café (deli)

2. TRYP by Wyndham Abu Dhabi

Location: Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi

TRYP BY Wyndham Abu Dhabi is the best hotel for shopping in the downtown area. The best malls and outlets are just minutes away. Nearby malls and shops include:

  • Forever UAE
  • Al Mariah Mall
  • Al Yousuf Center
  • Royal Plaza
  • Shows Outlet
  • Abu Dhabi Mall
  • Hamdan Shopping Center
  • Madinat Zayed Shopping Center
  • 68 Shopping Center

Abu Dhabi Beach, Corniche Beach and the Cultural District of Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi are nearby. After a full day of shopping and sightseeing, you can unwind with a relaxing dip at the hotel’s heated rooftop pool, enjoy the steam rooms and sauna or get a massage at the spa. The following day, run on the treadmill or lift some weights at the gym.

3. City Seasons Al Hamra Hotel

Location: Electra – Sheikh Zayed the First, Al Danah – Zone 1, Abu Dhabi

City Seasons Al Hamra Hotel is a business hotel that puts you conveniently near Abu Dhabi government offices, including the Department of Urban Planning and Municipalities, the Office of His Highness Sheikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure. There are also many restaurants in the area for entertaining business associates or family.

If you prefer to dine in, the hotel has three restaurants:

  • Keway Mai (Japanese)
  • New Season (Asian, Arabic, European)
  • Café Trottoir (café)

City Seasons Al Hamra Hotel has a business centre, meeting rooms, a concierge service, 24-hour room service, a spa, a gym, and an executive lounge. If you’re in the mood for a swim, the hotel can give you access to a private beach offsite.

Choose Your 4-Star Abu Dhabi Hotel

If you want upscale accommodation for your business travel or family vacation in Abu Dhabi, stay at a 4-star hotel. Enjoy high-end amenities and excellent service when you choose from the best 4-star hotels on Yas Island and Abu Dhabi Downtown.

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi offers first-rate adventure and recreation, with four world-class theme parks, an indoor climbing and indoor skydiving hub, a Formula 1 racetrack, a true links golf course, Abu Dhabi’s largest mall, beaches, and many more. We have many hotels onsite you can choose from, and Yas Island even has some of the best 5-star hotels in Abu Dhabi. Read these Yas Island hotel tips, get one of our Yas Island offers and stay at one of the best 4-star hotels on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.