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Why Abu Dhabi Is The Ultimate Destination For A Family Holiday This Summer

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The time is now to visit Abu Dhabi - with fully vaccinated passengers now no longer needing to take a PCR test prior to entry, it’s easier than ever to jet over and enjoy a break in the sunshine. The expert team over at Kenwood Travel are ready and waiting to help you find the right hotel for you and your family to experience a well-deserved break.

There are a wealth of theme parks and attractions

Whatever type of traveller you are, you’ll be sure to find the perfect activities and attractions to make your Abu Dhabi holiday one to remember. Adrenaline-filled days can be experienced at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, which is home to 45 rides, slides and attractions, as well as a range of of seasonal events and shows. Just minutes away, you'll find Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, which is the world’s first Ferrari-themed theme park and features Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest rollercoaster.

Warner Bros. Abu Dhabi is also well worth a visit, featuring characters from the Warner Bros. popular franchises including Looney Tunes, DC Comics, Hanna-Barbera and many others, not forgetting day trips to the desert which provide a unique way to enjoy your holiday.

People On Slide At Yas Waterworld

Accessibility: You can fly directly from London or Manchester in as little as 6.5 hours

Another main benefit of holidaying in Abu Dhabi is that you can get there both quickly and easily. Direct, regular flights are available from popular UK airports London and Manchester, which means you spend less time travelling and more time enjoying your holiday.

Safe, pristine beaches: With a wealth of beach and water activities on offer

One thing you can guarantee during a holiday in Abu Dhabi is a huge array of impressive beaches. Drenched in sunshine and home to turquoise blue waters, and golden sands, you can relax in luxurious style on these pristine beaches in the Arabian Gulf. Sunbathing is great, but if you fancy some beachside fun, you can enjoy a range of beach and water activities including sailing lessons and sunset cruises, as well as diving expeditions and PADI certification.

Guests At Hotel Swimming Pool

Fabulous family-friendly hotels

Of course, a key component of your holiday is picking out the best place to stay, and with so many great hotels to choose from you’ll simply be spoilt for choice. Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island is an excellent option for all inclusive-lovers, with packages including unlimited ice cream. Guests can also enjoy the hotel’s splash park and wave pool, as well as a superb kids club and entertainment programme, and exclusive access to a private soft sandy beach.

Another great option for families is Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island, with guests entitled to free daily access to Yas Island Theme Park/Waterpark (just a short 5-10 minute journey away from the hotel) as well as a kids splash pad and club. Alternatively, the WB Abu Dhabi Yas Island, the world’s first Warner Bros. hotel, is located directly next to Warner Bros. Abu Dhabi and provides those staying with free daily entry to one of the parks or waterparks each day (Warner Bros. Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi). This hotel also has a drive-in theatre, kids club, splash pad and themed rooms.

There is also the incredible Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, which is home to a stunning beach, a large swimming pool and minigolf course. Other activities available include Aladdin’s Cave kids club with a lazy river, a splash pool, cinema zone and water slides.

Last but by no means least is Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island, which offers a large range of room options ideal for family stays. Boasting an excellent location close to the water’s edge on the stunning Saadiyat Island, the hotel also has a kids and teens club and kids pool so the whole family can enjoy their stay.

Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island

Remember, you can pre-book your attraction tickets with Kenwood Travel, and your holiday is always in safe hands thanks to their Promise to you:

  • ABTA & ATOL bonded meaning full package holiday protection and peace of mind
  • 10% deposit payments with instalment options available
  • A dedicated and experienced consultant to manage your booking from creation to coming home
  • Flexibility for bookings or travellers affected by Covid-19 (proof required and charges may apply)
  • Full refund should Kenwood Travel have to cancel your holiday

Kenwood Travel has been mastering the art of escape for more than 45 years, and their team of experts are on hand to provide first class service at each and every step of your holiday booking to provide you with the very best advice. Speak to one of their Abu Dhabi travel experts today by calling 020 7749 9276 or book online by visiting Kenwood Travel.