Holidays to Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates
With one of the highest per capita GDP in the world, the emirate of Abu Dhabi is so opulent, it sometimes seems as if gold should grow on trees (it is, amazingly, dispensed by at least one ATM). While most visitors to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) head instead to …

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How to get to Abu Dhabi

Here's what you need to know about getting to Abu Dhabi. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi takes 7 hours, 40 minutes.

When to go to Abu Dhabi

Typical Holiday Price

£1383 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Abu Dhabi varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Abu Dhabi.

Where to stay in Abu Dhabi

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Abu Dhabi, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Abu Dhabi

Michelle Tarbush | Trip by SkyscannerSheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Iza | Trip by SkyscannerFerrari World Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Joseph Coureur | Trip by SkyscannerMarina Mall
Marina Mall
ToGa Wanderings | FlickrYas Mall
Yas Mall
SUN851104 | FlickrYas Island
Yas Island
Toula Victor | Trip by SkyscannerHeritage Village
Heritage Village
Abdulla Al Muhairi | FlickrMushrif Mall
Mushrif Mall
Christoph Derndorfer | FlickrManarat Al Saadiyat
Manarat Al Saadiyat
Mel S Wong | Trip by SkyscannerYas Marina Circuit
Yas Marina Circuit
Kristie WESSLING | Trip by SkyscannerCorniche Road
Corniche Road

Reviews of Abu Dhabi

Dgd Ttcddd
Dgd Ttcddd

liked it @hotel good nature superb breakfast roaming &chatting best for famil

Hazel M
Hazel M

The grand mosque is like nothing you’ve ever seen before, it’s absolutely stynning

geminitravellerQuezon City

The capital of the United Arab Emirates and the second biggest city of UAE in terms of area and population. It is the seat of the government and a center for industry and commerce. It is about two hours drive from Dubai and is fast becoming as culturally diverse. The rise of many modern skyscrapers and other modern facilities including the recently opened branch of the Louvre Museum makes it a second tourist destination next to Dubai.

Leigh Virkus
Leigh VirkusPittsford

This is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. It is impressive and always changing. A fun place to visit if you like to see modern and over the top.

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