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DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences Brings its Warm Welcome to the Capital

The opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences marks the brand’s debut in the UAE capital

ABU DHABI, UAE - The DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences opened its doors on 18 Nov. 2021, making it Abu Dhabi’s first DoubleTree by Hilton property. Developed by Miral, Abu Dhabi’s leading curator of magnetic experiences, the hotel was developed to meet the requirements of longer stay bookings, families, and business travellers staying on Yas Island.

Providing flexible hospitality options and offering a ‘home away from home’ experience, guests can choose from 156 apartments, comprising of a mix of studio, one, two and three-bedroom accommodation options that cater to every need.  Featuring a full range of facilities, including spacious bathrooms, a separate wardrobe area, interactive TV, a fully-equipped kitchen, microwave, washer/dryer, free Wi-Fi and separate living room for all suites, each room has been designed with comfort and convenience in mind. 

Gurjit Singh, chief portfolio officer at Miral, said, “The official debut of the DoubleTree by Hilton brand on Yas Island is yet another milestone in our journey of expanding our world-class hospitality portfolio. This latest addition is a testament to a long-standing strategic partnership with Hilton, which aims to diversify the guest experience on Yas Island, reinforcing its position as a global destination for entertainment, leisure and business.” 

Matthew Mullan, cluster general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences said, “We are absolutely delighted to bring DoubleTree by Hilton hospitality to the heart of Yas Island. Guests will be welcomed with our signature, warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie, exemplary facilities and our caring service from check-in to check-out.  We look forward to serving the communities around us and creating a distinctive sanctuary where our guests can experience the best of the capital for both long and short-term stays.”

Complementing the hotel’s unique design are the expansive meeting and event spaces, perfectly tailored for executive meetings, banquet celebrations, or themed events. The hotel offers an experienced on-site event team, convention services, high-speed Wi-Fi across all meeting rooms, and state-of-the-art technology.  Moreover, DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences’ largest meeting room has the capacity to host up to 280 people.

DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences also offers a host of leisure amenities, whether that’s unwinding after a long week by the temperature-controlled 25-meter pool, staying fit at the 24/7 Fitness Centre and working out using the world’s latest machines, or taking advantage of The WB™ Abu Dhabi hotel facilities, which boasts a Kids’ Club, spa and health club, restaurants and bars, as well as a kiddies’ splash pad, family pool and adults’ rooftop pool. Taste & Time Café is an all-day deli ready to serve travellers who are on-the-go or looking to satisfy a craving, and Float Pool Bar provides guests with a unique mixologist experience in an idyllic setting, complete with sunbed service of their favourite bites. Additionally, guests can enjoy the benefits of five dining experiences at The WB™ Abu Dhabi hotel, which is just 250 meters away.

Located in the heart of Yas Island, just 11 kilometers from Abu Dhabi International Airport, 28.6 kilometers from downtown Abu Dhabi and one hour from Dubai, the DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences is within close proximity to the island’s award-winning and immersive attractions and experiences, including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, as well as numerous world-class F&B outlets. Additionally, Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi’s first-of-its-kind multi-purpose indoor entertainment venue, and Yas Marina Circuit — home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, are in close proximity, making the hotel the ideal place to stay all year round.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Residences is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 18 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app. Book direct at, through the Hilton Honors app or through other official Hilton channels for more perks and a price match guarantee.

For more information, or to make a reservation, please visit, call +971 2 692 7777 or email The property is owned by Miral and managed by Hilton.

About Miral

Miral is Abu Dhabi's creator of destinations, uniting people and places through unique, immersive and exciting experiences. Responsible for the development and management of Yas Island, Miral's assets encompass entertainment, hospitality, leisure, sport, dining, retail, and real estate destinations. Today, Yas Island is home to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, Yas Links Golf Course, Yas Mall, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Marina and eight hotels, including Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island located on Yas Bay, soon to be Abu Dhabi’s premier waterfront destination.

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About Yas Island

Yas Island is one of the world’s fastest-growing leisure and entertainment destinations, located on the golden shores of Abu Dhabi - just 20 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi and 50 minutes from Dubai. Yas Island offers holidaymakers a diverse mix of award-winning leisure and entertainment experiences, from one-of-a-kind theme parks, world-class shopping and superb dining, to a links golf course, exciting water and motor sports, and the most enjoyable musical and family events… all within the 25 square kilometer island. Today, Yas Island is home to the award-winning theme parks Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, in addition to Yas Marina Circuit (home to the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX), Yas Marina, Yas Links golf course and Abu Dhabi’s largest mall. It boasts more than 160 dining experiences, seven hotels, and is home to indoor and outdoor concert venues - all of which are complemented by a range of visitor services that connect all attractions to one another.

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About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 23 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.  

About DoubleTree by Hilton

DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of over 680 hotels with more than 155,000 rooms across 56 countries and territories. For more than 55 years, DoubleTree by Hilton has continued to be a symbol of comfort for business and leisure travelers around the world, from welcoming guests with its signature, warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie, to serving the local community. DoubleTree by Hilton offers contemporary accommodations and amenities, including unique food and beverage experiences, state-of-the-art fitness offerings and meetings and events spaces. Experience a positive stay at DoubleTree by Hilton by booking at or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about DoubleTree by Hilton at, and follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.