Tried & Tested: The Abu Dhabi Edition

Lindsay Judge   |   16-09-2021

Discover city life and waterfront living in the heart of Abu Dhabi.


Bridging the space between waterfront and city living, The Abu Dhabi Edition is the perfect destination for a short urban escape. Boasting modern interiors and iconic style this luxury property puts design at the forefront. When arriving at the property the first thing you’ll notice is the expansive lobby area, and its impressive design. The hotel was brought to life by American entrepreneur and hotelier Ian Schrager, who has been credited with being the brains behind contemporary luxury as we know it. Elegantly design with a complex design of intricately interlinked structures, spaces, and settings, the hotel is a creative dream, that combines modern luxury with a touch of Arabic elegance.



Rooms & Suites



The Abu Dhabi Edition comprises of 198 guest rooms and suites as well as 57 exclusive residences all with the same modern design that can be found around the public areas. Well-sized and designed with a soft neutral colour palette the rooms have everything you need. With views of the nearby Marina or the city this is modern living at its best. Each suite features a spacious bedroom with a separate living area as well as private balconies and optional connecting rooms. All guest rooms are adorned with photography by twentieth-century photographer Brett Weston.




The collection displays Weston’s masterful skill at manipulating photos of sand dunes to create sinuous lines and sensuous forms which reference Abu Dhabi’s surrounding environment while remaining true to EDITION’s sophisticated aesthetic. Further referencing the local environment Grey oak herringbone timber flooring draws inspiration from local basket weaving techniques.


Food & Dining


The Abu Dhabi EDITION – Oak Room


The hotel features a number of dining destinations that truly come to life when the sun goes down. Three signature restaurants have been created by world-renowned chef Tom Aikens, famed for being the youngest chef to ever have been awarded two Michelin stars. Market at EDITION is an imaginative, healthy lifestyle restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. With a modern twist on classic recipes, it blurs the boundaries of traditional and al fresco dining.


The Abu Dhabi EDITION – Market at EDITION


The Oak Room is a traditional English oak panelled restaurant, celebrating world-class ingredients with British rock ‘n’ roll flair. The menu at this modern steakhouse has been carefully curated to include the best produce and a twist on typical dishes. With a. relaxed atmosphere it’s the perfect way to unwind after a busy day.


Spa and Wellness



The EDITION Spa brings together authentic practices and high impact treatments and wellness programs from around the world. Light oak flooring and timber walls provide a soft, organic atmosphere where guests are invited to relax and enjoy a hand-blended tonic or a warm cup of tea. Each guests’ experience is tailored to their specific needs, blending timeless philosophies and innovative techniques to custom build treatments with bespoke scent, sound, touch and premium products. There are separate zones for men and women, consisting of seven treatment rooms including two Hammams, a facial room and couple’s treatment suite. The women’s area also houses a beauty salon and a relaxation lounge. The men’s area features a barbershop by Chaps & Co. The spa also has its own yoga studio and fitness centre.


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