Top 10 cities for luxury travel: Abu Dhabi tops list for five-star hotels

SourceThe National
SectorTourism
CountryUAE

When it comes to luxury travel, the capital of the UAE is the best place to go if you’re looking for five-star places to stay.

Abu Dhabi has more five-star hotels as a percentage of its total hotel offering than any other city in the world.

Of 146 hotels across the capital, 47 are ranked as five-star including the opulent Emirates Palace, Mandarin Oriental and celebrity favourite Qasr Al Sarab by Anantara.

This means that Abu Dhabi has a 32 per cent concentration of luxury hotels according to new research by luxuryhotels.com.

Neighbouring Dubai does not make it in to the top

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