Hilton to make ‘bleisure’ waves in Abu Dhabi
THE 641-ROOM HILTON Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort aims to open in 2019, serving as a key element in the AED12 billion development plan announced by Miral for Yas Bay at the southern end of the island.
The vicinity aims to become a businesscome-leisure hotspot, featuring a multipurpose conference centre and Yas Arena (separate to Du Arena) nearby, which will host up to 18,000 people. The area will also have a new campus for the twofour54 media zone. Key elements of the resort will be seven dining outlets and infinity pool suspended above the Arabian Gulf.