Al Diar Sands Hotel is one of the best 5-star hotels in the city of Abu Dhabi. It is centrally located and within easy access of the commercial and business areas of the city. It is also within easy reach of the Government offices, Embassies and the airport. It is within a stone’s throw from the Marina and Abu Dhabi Malls – a shopping mall with over 400 shops. Golf addicts can visit the Abu Dhabi Golf Club which is a mere 25 minute drive.
The Sands Hotel has put at the disposal of the guests 253 rooms and suites, including a Presidential suite called the Amiri suite. The Club Sands Executive floors offer 60 rooms and suites for its guests. You can take advantage of the well equipped Club Lounge that is means for Executives on the 16th floor of this hotel.
Each luxurious room in the Sands Hotel is totally air-conditioned and fitted with a mini bar, a color television with satellite channels, a hair dryer, a Data Port, and an International Direct Dial telephone. The attached bathrooms are absolutely spacious and equipped with the most modern fittings.
Sands Hotel offers you six restaurants to choose from, which provide you with a wide choice of wonderful cuisine. Cappuccino Royale is a yet another inviting restaurant, where you can try out the baked items, such as pastries, different flavors of cakes, several types of biscuits, grilled sandwiches and a horde of other knick-knacks, which the chefs create to please your taste buds. You can also ask for the ‘traditional English afternoon tea’ with crumpets and scones or choose a tea from the variety of teas on offer. The lounge is open from 7.00 am to midnight.
The La Piazza is a restaurant in the Sands Hotel, which serves absolutely fabulous cuisine, catering to the international and local clientele. It has on its menu breakfast and luncheon buffets. The dinners are special affairs, serving the traditional Italian cuisine and themed dinners. It is open from 6.00 am through midnight.
Chequers is a restaurant in the Sands Hotel, designed like an European village chateau and serves traditional European dinners. Live Bands are a part of the dinners. The restaurant is open from 7.00 pm to 1.00 am. The Harvesters Pub is an English style pub where you have a choice of different kinds of snacks and meals accompanied by beverages with themed nights. Live entertainment is in attendance. The pub is open from 12.00 noon to 2.30 am.
Al Atlal is a Lebanese restaurant in the Sands Hotel, where its authentic Lebanese ambience transports you all the way to Lebanon. The ingredients are flown in fresh from Lebanon and prepared by expert Lebanese chefs. You have a businessman’s lunch time fare whereas the evening dinners are a more elaborate affair with traditional cuisine and belly dancing.
The conference facilities at Al Bateen Banqueting and Conferencing Suite, located in the Sands Hotel, are absolutely superb. Special stage and conference settings, modern audio-visual equipments, and sound system are available. The conferencing suite can accommodate about 140 guests.
The Sands Hotel offers the following facilities for the convenience of the guests – Health Club, Sauna, Rooftop Swimming Pool, Business Centers, Internet facilities, Secretarial Services, Beauty Salons, Baby sitting, Car Rentals, Concierge Services – all this and a lot more.
When you visit Abu Dhabi next, make it a point to stay at the Sands Hotel. You will never regret the choice.