A new luxury island destination to look forward to in Abu Dhabi
News this month of a brand new villa-only exclusive resort will open on Abu Dhabi’s private Al Nawras Island.
Due to open in 2023, the exclusive LXR Hotels & Resorts property (a sub-brand of Hilton) will comprise of 80 beach and water villas, as well as a 450-square-metre, two-bedroom Royal Villa.
The focus of the resorts will be leisure and well-being. As well as a golf course, expect to see a gym, fitness studio, tennis and padel courts, three swimming pools, a private marina, beach club and luxury spa.
The little ones are not forgotten with a playground, family swimming pool, splash pad and kids club.
For dining and drinks, the resort will comprise two signature restaurants with indoor and al fresco dining areas, as well as two bars and a wellness-inspired café.
“We’re delighted to be bringing LXR Hotels & Resorts to Abu Dhabi with Al Nawras Island. The UAE’s burgeoning capital has established itself as a global hub in recent years and has seen incredible development in terms of hospitality, sports and tourism. I believe Al Nawras Island will complement Abu Dhabi’s luxury hotel landscape perfectly and we look forward to guests experiencing this unique property.”Carlos Khneisser, Vice President, Development, Middle East & Africa, Hilton
The resort will join LXR’s global portfolio, which includes properties in the UK, US, Turkey, Seychelles, Japan, Israel and Anguilla. Habtoor Palace Dubai also falls under the umbrella.
Watch this space. We look forward to bringing you further news on this incredible new resort in 2023 (including a pin drop to find it!)
In the meantime, you can check out all the best Abu Dhabi beachfront resorts here.
NB – this development is not to be confused with Al Nawras Island development in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia!
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