Create festive memories to be cherished at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.

Create festive memories to be cherished at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.



The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort are pulling out all the stops to ensure this festive season is one to remember.

Escape to a tranquil and luxurious property on the pristine shores of Saadiyat Island this winter and experience next-level service, top-notch food and beverage and an atmosphere of frivolous celebration. The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort is providing visitors with plenty of reasons to rejoice this festive season.

A Moveable Feast:

Savour a feast as would be expected at the most lavish of banquets, but in the comfort of your own home. Order a traditional festive dinner with a mouthwatering roasted turkey or beef, complemented with a wide range of traditional trimmings, a Scottish salmon fillet and an indulgent array of desserts. Available until 30 December 2020. Collection from the hotel is available between 9am and 9pm and advanced orders are required. 

A Sparkling Spa Experience at Iridium Spa:

Treat yourself to “The Ultimate Glow with 24 Karat Gold Ritual” at Iridium Spa this festive season. Your body will be gently buffed using a luxurious gold rejuvenating body polish, helping to nourish, hydrate and firm the skin, followed by a bespoke body massage using 24 Karat gold stones which can increase the hydration levels of the skin and create a smooth and toned effect. For the perfect finish of this ritual, the elegant gold hair essence will leave you with the ultimate luxury glow. The two-hour treatment is priced at AED 999.

Festive Afternoon Tea at The Drawing Room:

Cherish one of the St. Regis Rituals with a festive afternoon tea to be remembered and enjoy the warm and cheerful atmosphere at The Drawing Room. Along with an assortment of savoury delights and traditional scones, the imaginative Pastry Chef has created a selection of indulgent festive pastries that include stollen, warm Christmas pudding and clementine. Admire the cheerful surroundings and island views while indulging in exquisite delicacies and a selection of teas and coffee. Available until 2 January 2021, from 2pm to 6pm.

Festive Aperitivo at The Manhattan Lounge 

Gather your friends, family and colleagues to indulge in specially created canapés and unlimited festive cocktails this holiday season. The festive-themed selection will change every week and is expected to feature delicacies such as chicken and apricot terrine, chestnut and anchovy parfait and raisin walnut bread, paired with creative beverages bringing Christmas cheer in abundance. Chill out on the terrace overlooking the Arabian Gulf of retreat into a cosy corner for a more intimate experience. Available until 30 December, from 5pm to 8pm. AED 250 per person.

An Exquisite Christmas Eve at Oléa:

Oléa has long been a favourite for Christmas Eve celebrations in Abu Dhabi and this year is no different! With its stunning oceanfront vista, gleaming white marble décor and a pretty palm tree-lined terrace, Oléa is a stylish choice for celebrations before the big day. Enjoy all of your Christmas favourites from around the world and celebrate with a myriad of festive delicacies, accompanied by live entertainment from a pianist. In terms of food you can expect an extensive seafood selection, roast turkey with all the trimmings, beef Wellington, grills from the Josper oven and so much more. Thursday 24 December, from 7pm until midnight. AED 325 (soft beverages), AED 450 (house beverages) and AED 150 (children aged six to twelve years).

An Intimate Christmas Eve Dinner at The Signature 3:

There are numerous options to celebrate Christmas Eve at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Head to The Signature 3 for an evening full of exquisite delight. Relish in unlimited appetisers before selecting your favourite dish from the main course options and end your dinner with a perfect selection of desserts. Thursday 24 December, from 7pm until midnight. AED 295 (soft beverages) and AED 150 (children aged six to twelve years).

Christmas Day Brunch at Buddha-Bar Beach, Abu Dhabi:

Overlooking the picturesque Saadiyat Beach, Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi offers up a beautiful and relaxed ambience that embodies the sophistication and chicness associated with the Buddha-Bar brand. Create precious memories over a lavish Christmas Day brunch and indulge in festive dishes designed to embody the cheer of the season. The Pan Asian cuisine includes signature dishes and popular favourites, from sushi, Robata grill and Mongolian varieties to spit-roasted meats, Glühwein granite and festive desserts. Friday 25 December, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 400 (soft beverages), AED 550 (house beverages), AED 650 (Champagne) and AED 200 (children aged six to twelve years). 25 December 2020 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

New Years Eve Celebrations:

Welcome the New Year with your loved ones and choose between an epicurean feast at Oléa, Asian delicacies at Sontaya or Pacific Rim cuisine at Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi. Enjoy a superb New Year’s Eve experience and as the clock strikes midnight and raise your glass to 2021.

- Oléa. Thursday 31 December, from 7pm to midnight. AED 295 (soft beverages), AED 425 (house beverage) and AED 135 (children aged six to twelve years).

- Sontaya. Thursday 31 December, from 8pm to 1am. AED 500 (set menu with soft beverages), AED 650 (set menu with house beverages) and AED 200 (children aged six to twelve years).

- Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi. Thursday 31 December, from 8pm to 2am. AED 950 (set menu with selected house beverages in the dining area) and AED 750(inclusive of one round of canapés and u selected house beverages in the lounge areas). Over 21's only.

Recharging All Day Breakfast at Oléa:

Recover from the festivities and celebrate the start of a new year with a lavish all-day breakfast at Oléa. Recharge and start the year off with healthy sandwiches, detox beverages, sushi, burritos and a whole host of delicacies. Friday 1 January 2020, from 8am to 3pm. AED 195 per person.

Lazy Brunch at Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi:

Keeping with a relaxed theme to start the new year. Enjoy a mesmerising sharing-style menu brunch, offering a myriad of dishes from the Pacific Rim region. Indulge into freshly prepared sushi and nigiri, delicacies from the Robata charcoal grill, Chilean seabass, mouthwatering desserts and free-flowing beverages from Buddha-Bar Beach’s team of master mixologists. Friday 1 January 2020, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 325 (soft beverages), AED 450 (house beverages), AED 525 (Champagne) and AED 175 (children aged six to twelve years).

For a truly luxurious festive season, look no further than the exquisite offerings at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.

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