SETTING THE PACE
No hotel offers a more exhilirating hotel experience than W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island, with its Grand Prix track-side positioning and super-charged guest experiences. With its criss-cross structure cutting a dynamic silhouette along the capital’s skyline, the hotel’s prime island location serves up a luxury playground for those seeking the finer things in life, from easy access to Abu Dhabi’s cultural and lifestyle attractions, to the suped-up on-site spa, restaurant and night-life revelries. Do as little or as much as you want... But be assured that you’ve secured yourself a front row seat to the glitz and glamour of this electric city, be it on or off the track.
DETOX. RETOX. REPEAT
From fast-paced Formula 1 celebrations to slower-paced spa indulgences, W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island lets guests get in on the action whatever your pleasure. The hotel is a hot-bed for hip happenings, with WET Deck its epicentre. The place to see and be seen, this poolside lounge spot is ideal for sun-bathing to sun-downers, all accompanied by the city’s coolest DJ beats. Dive in and start the day here, then sip your ‘shaken but not stirred’ drink of choice long into the night under Abu Dhabi’s star-speckled skies.
The next morning, reclaim mind and body equilibrium in the hotel’s Spa at W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island, with its full fleet of fitness and feel-good services. Feeling overworked, under-slept or partied out, this two-storey spa has all you could possibly need for the ultimate pampering pick-me-up. Those seeking the benefits of a good dose of Vitamin D, can soak it up at SUN Deck – a beautiful rooftop retreat with just the right sun-kissed laisser-faire appeal for an easy breezy holiday. When complimented with W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island’s Whatever/Whenever approach to holistic happiness, where no task is too small, no ask too big, there’s much to tempt you back time and time again.
A SUPED-UP STAYCATION
Certainly one of Abu Dhabi’s most eclectic hotels, with its high-energy design, the question is... with 499 rooms and suites across its two buildings, each with floor-to-ceiling views of Yas Island’s racetrack or marina, where will you choose to bed down? From a 54sqm Wonderful Guest Room for those seeking sleek simplicity to the 110sqm Fabulous suite that is the epitome of style with its 180-degree balcony views, all the way up to the über-luxurious two-floor, 409sqm E-WOW Suite – that boasts its own elevator, private lap pool, sauna and a sweeping Swarovski chandelier designed to mirror the racetrack – there is something to suit every wanton desire.
Still undecided? These staycation offers should nudge you in the right direction... Parents can win serious brownie points with the ‘Keep It Fun: Yas Parks Package’ offer, with a staycation, complete with breakfast and – the best bit – free entry to one of Yas Island’s three incredible theme parks, Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World or Warner Bros World.
The next knockout deal is dished up by the ‘Stay 4-99 Reasons’ offer, with room rates starting at a stellar Dhs499. All you have to do is book a staycation in any of the hotel’s 499 rooms and suites to get daily Dhs99 food and beverage credit and a late check-out of 5pm, letting you linger in luxury just that little bit longer. Oh, and if you really want to take your stay to the next level, you’ll also get a 49.9 per cent discount on room upgrade charges. Suite dreams, indeed.
IGNITE YOUR APPETITE
Once you’ve acquainted yourself with your room or sampled the luxury of your suite, it’s time to fuel up and recharge, because nothing says staycation more than getting glammed up for the pure, unadulterated joy of feeding time. Luckily, sating appetites is something W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island does exceptionally well, courtesy of its six eateries.
First up, lounge lizards can indulge in sun-baked cocktails and nibbles poolside at SUN Deck; For breakfast, lunch or dinner there’s the multi-kitchen dining hub, Garage, which will take your tastebuds on a culinary tour around the world; For something a little chi-chi, there’s the beautiful Sicilian-inspired Italian, Amici, with its authentic pizza, pasta and aperitivos; Next, comes laid-back bites and bold beats at W Lounge – a stunning kaleidoscopic space designed around the idea of a desert in Super Bloom; After-dark cocktails and canapés then await at WET Deck; And, finally, Roastery promises to fix up and refuel you the next day, with the best coffee beans, brews and sweet treats, all created and roasted to match the mood of your day.
MIX AND MINGLE
Those looking to join the fash-pack during your staycation, should join the culinary-meets-style-connoisseur movement at Garage – the globe-trotting destination diverse enough to please even those with the most discerning penchants. Feeding the taste seekers, the Epicurious, the midnight snackers, the food truck groupies, the well-travelled palates and the gourmet party goers via its five distinct food hubs, it’s here the glam-squad go to fuel up pre-party. In fact, one might say, go B.I.G Or Go Home. What that means when it comes to W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island, is the ultimate staycation offer bookended with the ultimate brunch experience at Garage, that lets guests bag a stunning Wonderful Room – complete with floor-to-ceiling windows, balcony and views of the racetrack – breakfast, brunch at Garage, early check-in and late check-out at 4pm and a huge 25 per cent discount on F&B. Are you ready for your B.I.G getaway?