The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi

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Saadiyat Island, P.O. Box 54345, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (971)(2) 4988888   


Season Festivities at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi

Celebrate this festive season and bring the holiday cheer with your loved ones at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi,
where you will experience the perfect blend of luxury and leisure.

During this magical time, we have a selection of bespoke offerings to ensure your celebration with us is flawless.
Our hotel lobby Festive Desk will be there for your convenience throughout the season from 9am to 9pm daily. 

Holiday Takeaways  Gifts  Tree Lighting  Festive Afternoon Tea  
Christmas Eve  Christmas Day  New Year's Eve  New Year's Day  Orthodox Christmas 

For more information or to make a reservation: Tel +971 2 498 8443 | 8762 | WhatsApp +971 50 621 3583 | Email 

Holiday Takeaways At The Drawing Room

From 1st till 31st December

Savor a hassle-free traditional festive dinner at home this year with a mouth-watering roast, such as roasted turkey, beef  or selection of pre-sliced home cured fish. Each delicious choice can be complemented with a wide range of traditional trimmings, cheese selection box and an indulgent selection of desserts.

Kindly place your order at least 72 hours in advance. Collection from The Drawing Room. Pre-payment required upon reservation. 


Festive Gifts Made Easy

Choose a gift that will surpass even the highest expectations.

The opportunity to discover a memorable experience with The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.

Whether used for a romantic candlelit dinner for two in Sontaya, spending time with a friend enjoying afternoon tea in elegant surrounding, indulging in a relaxing and revitalizing treatment in Iridium Spa, or enjoying a well-deserved break in one of our luxurious guest rooms, this gift certificate is sure to impress and delight making it the perfect gift for that special someone this festive season.

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Thursday , 7th December

Feel the warmth of the holiday spirit as we start the season with the lighting of our grand Christmas tree.

Be surrounded by family and friends and let the season embrace you while enjoying the beautiful melodies of our choir.

Don’t miss our surprise visitor that surely beguiles the child in all of us!

Date: 7th December from 6.30 pm till 7.30pm
Location: Lobby

Festive Afternoon Tea at The Drawing Room


Afternoon tea time is always a grand occasion and we welcome you to a warm, festive atmosphere adorned with traditional decor that’s perfect for holiday celebrations.

The decadent assortment of savories is a prelude to the magnificent pastries, including Almond stollen, spiced gingerbread loaf, yule log and more. Inclusive of a selection of Christmas tea range & coffee.

Date: 1st  till 31st December from 2pm till 6pm daily
Location: The Drawing Room

AED 160-per person including a selection of tea or coffee
AED 200 -per person including a selection of tea or coffee and one glass of Prosecco
AED 250-per person including a selection of tea or coffee and one glass of Louis Roederer
AED 290 -per person including a selection of tea or coffee and one glass of Louis Roederer Brut Rose 2009



Treat your kids to an afternoon full of sweet treats and delights and let their little hands learn how to make gingerbread houses.

Each child will be provided with a gingerbread house to decorate while our in-house pastry chef provides tips and tricks over a fun teatime set up.

Families can later indulge in some quality time with sweet and savory nibbles, accompanied by our festive tea range on offer at The Drawing Room.

Date: Every Saturday throughout December from 2pm till 6pm 
Location: The Drawing Room

AED 350* per adult and one child


Christmas Eve Dinner

Sunday, 24th December


Savor traditional dishes and refuel at live carving stations and expect nothing less than a holiday feast of generous selections of Festive delicacies.

6.30pm till 11pm 

AED 150 - Buffet for kids
AED 315 - Buffet incl. soft beverages
AED 410 - Buffet incl. house mixers
AED 590 - Buffet incl. house mixers & bubbly 
Children under 5 years eat complimentary




Sample the taste of southeast Asian cuisine this Christmas with a special three  course set menu and carefully selected pairing grapes.

6.30pm till 11pm 

AED 295* per person food only 
A la carte menu is available.



Gather your loved ones and create long-lasting memories as you join us for a delectable festive 5 -course set menu with cold gourmet table, hot starter, flying service amuse bouche by the bar, main course, desserts, Christmas petit fours complimented with coffee. 

7pm till 11pm 

AED 550 per person
Children à la carte menu is available.


Christmas Day Brunch

Monday, 25th December

Indulge in a festive celebration of culinary delights highlighted by our chefs’ splendid creations - from live cooking stations featuring the Mongolian Barbecue, Tandoori Ovens, Italian Pentolo and carving stations, seafood corner, cheese room to a delectable spread of heavenly desserts.

This will be a Christmas to remember with live entertainment, impeccable service, joyous and indulgent Festive Brunch at Olea

1pm till 4pm

AED 250 - Brunch for children incl. soft beverages
AED 500 - Brunch incl. soft beverages
AED 600 - Brunch incl. house mixers
AED 700 - Brunch incl. house mixers & Louis Roederer Bubbly 
Children under 5 years eat complimentary 


New Year's Eve

Sunday, 31st December


End the year with an unforgettable New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner themed “Moon and the Stars” where the bold and the beautiful will dazzle, and the best view of the spectacular fireworks is guaranteed.

Spend an exhilarating night with loved ones as we count down together into a wonderful new year with live entertainment and the band.

7pm till 3:00am

AED 600 - Gala Dinner for children aged 6-12 years
AED 1600 - Gala Dinner incl. selected beverages
Children under 5 years eat complimentary 

Important notice: From midnight to 3:00am Food & Beverages will be chargeable upon consumption,



Make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember at the multi award winning 55&5th The Grill. Join us for an evening of glamor, gastronomic highlights and stirring live entertainment by the resident band whilst enjoying a gourmet 6-course menu.

7pm till midnight

AED 850 - Dinner incl. welcome beverage
AED 1199 - Dinner incl. wine pairing


6.30pm till midnight

AED 550* per person (food only) 
Wine pairing from festive wine list is available. 


After party at The Regal Ballroom| Guests have the possibility to join the NYE after party at The Regal Ballroom from midnight to 3:00am (Food & Beverages will be chargeable upon consumption).

New Year's Day Brunch

Monday, 1st January 2018

To welcome in the New Year, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi will celebrate with a unique haven for gourmet connoisseurs at Olea Restaurant.

Set the tone for the next twelve months as you rejoice with an exquisite festive brunch and live entertainment paired with exclusive beverages.

1pm till 4pm 

AED 150 - Brunch for children aged 6-12 years
AED 300 - Brunch incl. soft beverages
AED 395 - Brunch incl. house mixers
AED 495 - Brunch incl. house mixers & bubbly 
Children under 5 years eat complimentary


Orthodox Christmas

Sunday, 7th January 2018

Immerse yourself in the joy of Orthodox Christmas with an extraordinary celebration at Oléa. Savor a sumptuous buffet featuring traditional delicacies from Eastern Europe, Russia, and Greek cuisine.

12.30pm till 3pm 

AED 85 - Brunch for children aged 6-12 years
AED 170 - Brunch
Children under 5 years eat complimentary


Festive offers

At Iridium Spa

Festive offers

One of the best Christmas gifts you can ever give is a Luxury Christmas Spa Gift.
Make this Christmas holiday a time for sharing, giving and some luxurious indulgence. What better way thanto pamper your loved ones with a truly delightful day spa experience to remember, at Iridium Spa.
Give your friends and loved ones, the gift of wellbeing with bespoke Gift Boxes comprising of products made from pure plant extracts, rich in essential oils which compliments all body types.
*A rewarding 25 % Festive Discount on Iridium Spa gift vouchers and purchase of any 2 or more of our Espa products.

Enjoy discounted price when you visit us before 2pm, every Monday to Wednesday.
The spa festive mornings experience includes: Rose Petal Foot Soak | Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage or Desert Sand Scrub | Express Hydrating|Facial Intensive Scalp Massage or Relaxing foot massage | A Cup of Hot Chocolate or Aromatic Ginger Tea.
Plus full access to our spa facilities including Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and experience shower.
*Full price AED 915, promo price 520 AED | 90 min

IRIDIUM DIAMOND WHITE FACIAL is our most luxurious, exclusive jewel for your skin. With DermAnalysis skin diagnosis system and the newest multi-functional technology in skincare, using the power of Mesotherapy, we will give you the purest symbol of our commitment and loyalty to your beauty.
Its results surpass every expectation and ensure visible rejuvenation after the first treatment.
Give yourself the diamond gift and half of the second one will be on us!
For one: AED 990|75 min treatment
For two: AED 1485|75 min treatment
Terms & Conditions

For reservations, please call +971 2498 8996 | email:

*General Terms & Conditions
Beverages are not included in the offers unless otherwise stipulated. Full payment is required for reservations on Saturday 24th December, Sunday 25th December and Saturday 31st December 2017. From the 15th December 2017 onwards, full payment must be made to confirm for Saturday 31st December 2017. Any cancellation made 72hrs prior to Saturday 31st December 2017 events, no charges will be applied. Any cancellation within 72hrs of Saturday 31st December 2017 events, full payment will be charged. Children from 0-5yrs old eat for free and children from 6 - 12yrs old are entitled 50% discount. All prices are subject to 10% Service Charge, 6% Tourism Fee & 4% Municipality Fee.