This dazzlingly modern addition to Abu Dhabi’s fast-changing skyline is part of a five-tower office and condo complex, and will appeal to both business and leisure travelers alike. Familiar Jumeirah-brand features such as a Talise Spa mingle with design highlights like the stunning 23-meter-high lobby, which is filled with natural light and capped by a dome inlaid with Czech crystals.
The attention to detail extends to the 382 smart, spacious rooms and suites, some of which come with dedicated butlers. A choice of a dozen restaurants and bars will keep gourmetminded guests from wandering too far; on the 63rd floor, Quest delivers knockout views of Abu Dhabi’s Corniche alongside the pan-Asian cuisine of chef Loughlin Druhan
971-2/811-5555; jumeirah.com; doubles from US$355.
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