Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi is the proud recipient of the recent award, Traveler’s Choice Best of the Best 2021: World’s Most Photogenic Hotels. TripAdvisor stated the award to be the ‘highest honor’ bestowed to only 25 hotels and resorts in the world.
“To be ranked 10th in the world for TripAdvisor’s most coveted title, ‘Best of the Best’ is an utmost honor for all of us. This recognition is a symbol of our extreme passion to create memorable experiences for our guests, making their stay ‘snapworthy’ , said Mr. Mohamed Wakeb, Director of Sales & Marketing of Fairmont Bab Al Bahr.
“This award belongs to our team member, whom we call ‘heartists’ as they are the curator of our guests’ experiences at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. Together, we celebrate this award and stand proud with the UAE in welcoming loyal guests and introducing them to the legacy of excellence we have cultivated in this region,” said Mr. Elias Chakhtoura, General Manager of Fairmont Bab Al Bahr.
Since 2009, the impressive five-star beachfront property, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, has served as the gateway to one of the most vibrant and fast-evolving cities in the world. Located in Abu Dhabi, just a 45-minute drive to Dubai, with unrivalled views of the design-masterpiece, Sheik Zayed Mosque and in close proximity to neighboring metropolis attractions, the hotel continues to be the preferred destination of discerning travelers to the UAE.
The hotel is also home to some of Abu Dhabi’s multi-awarded and “instagrammable” restaurants, including the celebrity Chef steakhouse, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse and Grill, Best Brunch at CuiScene and favorite Japanese restaurant, Café Sushi. A month ago, the hotel opened its newest restaurant, Mazaj Bab Al Bahr offering Mediterranean specialties with local flair.
About Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, positioned at the mainland gateway to the city of Abu Dhabi, is the ideal location for exploring the beauty of this bustling and ever-changing city; a place where luxury and style are infused with timeless hospitality. Nearby attractions include Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Ferrari World Theme Park, Abu Dhabi Heritage Village, Al Maqta Fort and Louvre Abu Dhabi. The hotel is also conveniently located only 25 km away from Abu Dhabi International Airport and 180 km away from Dubai International Airport. With its strikingly, contemporary architecture, this beachfront hotel offers the highest level of comfort and elegance for accommodation, including the ultimate exclusive lifestyle hotel experience with Fairmont Gold. In addition, the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr offers world class on-site amenities including an Olympic length lap pool, private sandy beaches, separate ladies’ and mixed use gyms, as well as business services and meeting facilities. Guests can enjoy a variety of flavor experiences ranging from casual poolside dining to world-class gourmet fare across its 9 restaurants, lounges and bars. Over the years, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr has received numerous awards such as “Best Prime Location Hotel in UAE” by Haute Grandeur Awards 2020, Best Luxury Hotel and Best Business Hotel of the UAE and the Middle East.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is where occasions are celebrated and history is made. Landmark hotels with unrivaled presence, authentic experiences and unforgettable moments have attracted visitors to Fairmont and its destinations since 1907. The Plaza in New York City, The Savoy in London, Fairmont San Francisco, Fairmont Banff Springs and Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai are but a few of these iconic luxury hotels, forever linked to the special places where they reside. Famous for its engaging service, grand public spaces, locally inspired cuisine, and celebrated bars and lounges, Fairmont promises a special brand of thoughtful luxury that will be remembered long after any visit. With a worldwide portfolio of more than 75 hotels, Fairmont also takes great pride in its deep community roots and leadership in sustainability. Fairmont is part of Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique experiences in 4,900 hotels and residences across 110 countries.