The hotel is a fair way from the city centre but very usefully situated if you are visiting to watch cricket or if your main interest is spending time at the Grand Mosque. Both are very short taxi journeys away. The hotel does an excellent buffet breakfast, but the evening choices are rather limited and quite expensive. There is a hypermarket about 20 minutes walk from the Ibis along the adjacent waterway as far as the bridge and then 200 metres to the right after the relatively small mosque. There is a petrol service station even closer that also sells snacks and burgers etc.
The Ibis is otherwise very comfortable and the rooms are fine and the free Wi-Fi works well. In addition there always appears to be a taxi waiting outside whenever you might be in need of one.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The 3-star Ibis Abu Dhabi Gate Hotel is ideally located at the end of the creek between Abu Dhabi Gate City and Bain Al Jessrain in Al Maqta area. Ibis Abu Dhabi Gate hotel is perfect for both business and leisure. ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre) and Abu Dhabi Airport are just 15 minutes away while Yas Water World and Ferrari World are just 20 minutes away. Free high speed Wi-Fi is provided in all public areas and rooms. Featuring 252 individually decorated, modern, spacious and comfortable standard rooms and 42 one bedroom apartments with kitchen facilities, 24-hour room service and safety deposit boxes. For entertainment each room is fitted with a flat-screen LCD TV with satellite channels. Guests can enjoy an eclectic dining experience at Belgian Cafe, a modern yet traditional Italian journey in Gabbiano Italian Restaurant and 24 hour service in Fusion lounge. Wok & Co Restaurant serves an extensive quality breakfast buffet from 06:30am - 10:30am every day. For lunch you can enjoy an extensive international buffet and an Indian dining experience for dinner in Horizon Restaurant Access to the outdoor swimming pool on the 2nd floor with children's pool, Sauna, Jacuzzi, Moroccan bath, Steam room and spa are also available at the attached hotel for an additional fee. Abu Dhabi International Airport is a 15 minutes' drive from the property. Complimentary valet parking and self-parking are available on site. ... more less
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