SOURCE: Fairmont Bab Al Bar
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES–(Marketwire – August 20, 2010) – A city uniquely positioned as the gateway to three continents, Abu Dhabi is recognized for its burgeoning economic growth and a flourishing MICE (meetings, incentives, conventions/conferences, and exhibitions/events) industry. Recognizing this need, the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr hotel in Abu Dhabi offers a facility covering over 25,000 square feet of venue space that can host a range of events from corporate meetings, outdoor receptions, private dinners, to press conferences, gala weddings and conventions.
Six versatile rooms, in addition to a ballroom and outdoor venue space, also feature state of the art audio visual technology, cutting edge interior design and architecture, and comprehensive banqueting options to suit meeting planners’ needs.
Saker Ballroom (1,076 sqm; 11,583 sqf)
The Saker Ballroom is the largest venue of the meeting space collection. The venue will impress with striking design features including: walnut wood paneling throughout, a lofty nine metre high ceiling, an abundance of natural light and spectacular views of the Abu Dhabi Creek through floor to ceiling windows that run the length of the ballroom. Providing the ability to section off three areas in this voluminous space into a range of room configurations the Saker Ballroom, can accommodate 250 people for a medium sized product launch to upwards of 1,200 for an evening reception.
Falcon Lawn (1,000 sqm; 10,764 sqf)
Falcon Lawn offers one of the city’s most distinctive outdoor function areas with unrivalled views of the Abu Dhabi Creek and an adjoining pier.
Bu Tinah Pier
Projecting into Abu Dhabi Creek with a spectacular vista of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the Bu Tinah Pier provides an unparalleled event venue perfect for small receptions or an intimate dining experience.
The venue also includes a selection of meeting rooms of varying sizes and configurations.
Al Reem (186 sqm; 1,997 sqf)
Sir Baniyas (129 sqm; 1,392 sqf)
Yas (58 sqm; 622 sqf)
Saadiyat (68 sqm; 732 sqf)
Al Futaisi (53 sqm; 574 sqf)
Dalma Boardroom (22 sqm; 240 sqf)
About Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
With over 60 distinctive hotels, including the iconic Fairmont San Francisco and Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai, and more in development, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a global hospitality brand known for its warm and engaging service and culturally rich experiences. Located in coveted worldwide destinations, its unrivalled collection of classic hotels imbue a sense of heritage, sophistication, and social importance, and are often considered destinations in and of themselves. Fairmont is also committed to responsible tourism and is an industry leader in sustainable hotel management with its award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with 95 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont and Raffles branded residences, estates and luxury private residence club properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit www.fairmont.com.