Experience a festive season out of the ordinary at Saadiyat Rotana Resort and Villas.
Enjoy quality time with your loved ones experiencing the finest festive celebrations curated especially for you.


Experience effortless luxury, exquisite dining venues and a festive season to remember on the pristine shores of Saadiyat Island this holiday season.

Christmas Eve Dinner at Sim Sim:

Christmas is all about getting together with your loved ones and sharing a memorable meal. Sim Sim restaurant welcomes you to indulge in a Christmas Eve Dinner featuring a flavourful selection of seasonal favourites, including delightful treats such as panettone and stollen bread. Be prepared for a gastronomic journey where the expansive international buffet is bursting with global flavours and the team of talented chefs will showcase their skills at live cooking stations, creating exciting seasonal plates. Thursday 24 December, from 6:30pm to 10:30pm. AED 275 (soft beverages), AED 375 (house beverages) and AED 138 (children aged between six and eleven years).


Christmas Eve Dinner at Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar:

Become immersed in the best of Italian cuisine at Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar, where authentic dishes and stylish design make for an outstanding dining experience. Spend the day before Christmas feasting like Italians with the much-loved Italian Christmas table tradition La Tavolata Di Natale. Families and friends can share a memorable meal to celebrate the season together in what is set to be the perfect Italian twist to your Christmas celebrations. Thursday 24 December, from 7pm to 11pm. AED 275 (soft beverages), AED 350 (house beverages) and AED 499 (premium beverages).


New Years Eve Gala Dinner Extravaganza at Turtle Bay:

Welcome the New Year with your loved ones feasting on an unforgettable five-course meal overlooking Saadiyat Rotana Resort and Villas shimmering swimming pool. Turtle Bay Bar & Grill is adding some much-needed flavour to your year-end celebrations with a delicious New Year’s Eve set menu including the finest selection of seasonal dishes, paired with premium beverages. Expect surf, turf and grilled delicacies in a beautiful atmosphere. Thursday 31 December from 8pm until midnight. AED 690 per (soft beverages), AED 990(house beverages), AED 1,350 (premium beverages) and AED 345 (children aged between six and twelve years).



New Years Eve Gala Dinner Extravaganza at Sim Sim:

Sim Sim is pulling out all the stops this festive season with an impressive New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner. Indulge in a lavish spread of international delicacies complete with live cooking stations, delectable seafood and grills, along with unlimited premium beverages. Ring in 2021 with family and friends and make this New Year’s Eve one to remember. Thursday 31 December from 7pm until midnight. AED 550 (soft beverages), AED AED 750 (house beverages) and package AED 275 (children aged between six and twelve years).


New Years Eve at Hamiltons Gastropub and Nasma:

End the year in a sparkling way and continue the festivities long after the clock strikes midnight! Hamilton’s Gastropub will be offering great food, great music and unforgettable entertainment throughout the evening. Enjoy two drinks and a bar bite for AED 175 before 11pm or go all out with unlimited house beverages and a bar bite for AED 350 from 11pm to 3am. If you’d prefer to ring in the New Year at the beach, then Nasma Beachfront Bar is offering an afterparty with live music from a live DJ from 11pm to 3am. AED 125 (soft beverages) and AED 250 (unlimited house beverages).


Takeaway Turkey:

Treat your loved ones to a delicious turkey from Sama Lobby Lounge. Choose from a variety of turkey roasts with all the traditional trimmings, including Brussel sprouts, maple glazed carrots, roasted potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce and turkey gravy. Ideal for a luxurious feast in the comfort of your home. AED 550 (5kg to 6kg) and AED 750 (8kg to 9kg).


Festive Afternoon Tea:

Sama Lobby Lounge overlooks the picturesque sandy shores of Saadiyat Island and will be decorated in full festive regalia in celebration of the holiday season. Enjoy small bites, holiday treats and your favourites Christmas-themed hot beverages for an afternoon tea to remember. Available until 7 January 2021, from 3pm to 6pm daily. AED 185 for two persons. 


Saadiyat Rotana Resort and Villas is a hotel that fully embraces and relishes in its beachfront location while managing to pay homage to local traditions. It may be a beach resort, but it’s one in which staff exude charm, warmth and hospitality.

GO: Call (0)2 697 0000 or WhatsApp (0)56 994 8890 for reservations and more information.