Al fresco dining journeys, luxurious beach side staycations, bespoke pinktober desserts and much more at this world renowned resort.
As the UAE capital welcomes in the cooler season, the city’s most iconic hotel, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, invites guests to indulge in a series of splendid culinary concepts out on the picturesque terraces of its fine dining restaurants, donate to charity through the PINKtober campaign and unwind with a plethora of relaxing staycation and spa experiences.
PINKtober at Villa Toscana
In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi has launched a number of charitable initiatives as part of its PINKtober campaign. Empowering guests to contribute towards breast cancer research whilst savouring an elegant sweet treat, the opulent destination is raising funds for the global healthcare charity of Al Jalila Foundation. Dedicated to providing medical treatment for those who are unable to afford quality healthcare, scholarships designed to empower the region’s future medical professionals and research into treatments for diseases such as cancer, diabetes and obesity, the organisation offers a vital service.
The expert pastry chefs at the warm and inviting Italian restaurant, Villa Toscana, will be serving up the delectable ‘The Pink Pear’ dessert, featuring a smooth chocolate hazelnut casing, filled with the fabulous flavours of toasted hazelnut, Guanaja ganache and poached pears, throughout the month of October. Every dirham raised through the sales of this perfectly crafted delight will go directly towards supporting the work of the Al Jalila Foundation.
Available Sunday to Friday until October 31, from 12pm to 11pm, prices for PINKtober desserts start from AED 65. For reservations and more information, please email [email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553.
PINKtober at Catch at St. Regis
The picturesque seafood restaurant, Catch at St Regis, is also joining in with the PINKtober campaign.
Raising awareness of breast cancer and helping to raise funds for cancer research, diners at the beachside destination are invited to conclude their meal with a decadent serving of the specially curated ‘La Vie En Rose’, combining a slice of rich and creamy cheesecake with vibrant red berry confit and tasty yuzu strawberry sorbet.
As with the dessert at Villa Toscana, the same concept applies at Catch at St Regis, and all the total sales of this exquisite dessert will be gifted to the Al Jalila Foundation at the end of the month.
The ‘La Vie En Rose’ is available to purchase Monday to Saturday until October 31, from 12pm to midnight, prices for PINKtober desserts start from AED 65. For reservations and more information, please email [email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553.
‘A Journey of Scents and Flavours’ at Crystal Lounge
Stylish, elegant and refined, Crystal Lounge at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi is one of the most beautiful places in the UAE to enjoy a wonderful Afternoon Tea spread with friends and loved ones. This October, the chic destination has partnered with The Library Fragrance Boutique, and artisan tea connoisseurs Tchaba Tea, to create a very special, multi-sensory experience. The ‘A Journey of Scents and Flavours’ concept invites guests to explore the worlds of fine perfumes and aromatic tea blends, presenting a reimagined Afternoon Tea that is truly one of a kind.
Inspired by the perfumes of The Library Fragrance Boutique, Crystal Lounge’s exceptionally talented pastry chefs have created a spread of fabulous and distinctive treats. Elevating the concept of the traditional Afternoon Tea to make it even more memorable, each creation is inspired by the floral, fruity and spicy notes of The Library Fragrance Boutique’s bespoke scents. Providing the most exquisite range of surprising and imaginative tastes, guests can sample palette pleasers like cardamon eclairs (inspired by cardamom notes), macaroon rose de petra (inspired by rose bouquets), jasmine mille feuille (inspired by aromas of jasmine), and many more aromatic cakes and pastries.
Further complementing this lavish array is a vast collection of quality Tchaba Tea blends. Boasting 48 luxurious varieties sourced from the finest tea plantations from across the globe, each flavour has been curated to provide an uplifting boost for the mind, body and spirit. Pairing perfectly with the divine edible delights, the beverages accentuate the stunning recipes and add to the charming atmosphere.
The ‘Journey of Scents and Flavours’ is available to enjoy daily throughout October, from 2pm to 6pm for AED 195 per person, or AED 295 per person including one glass of bubbly.
For additional information, please email [email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553. Or, to discover more about The Library Fragrance Boutique visit www.thelibraryboutique.com, and for Tchaba Tea please visit www.tchabatea.com.
Oyster Tasting at Catch at St. Regis
Abu Dhabi’s most picturesque seafood restaurant, Catch at St. Regis, has unveiled an exceptionally special experience that combines fresh oysters with a series of distinct and delicate flavours.
Incorporating rare and wonderful varieties of oysters sourced from the Arabian Gulf and across the globe, the Flavors of the Ocean tasting journey showcases how the natural, delicious tastes of this iconic shellfish can be further enhanced with citrusy, salty, spicy and fruity seasonings.
Presenting a superb selection of wild oysters, including ones gathered from the picturesque beauty spot of Dibba Bay in Fujairah, seafood connoisseurs will be delighted from start to finish. Included in the concept is a celebratory glass of bubbly, presenting the perfect, refreshing accompaniment for expertly prepared oysters, and the ideal drink to enjoy whilst admiring the magical views of the Abu Dhabi Corniche.
Finally, the uplifting experience concludes with a fabulous palate cleanser of handmade Bloody Mary juice, made using juicy red tomatoes of the finest quality and specifically crafted to offer the most blissful end to the relaxing evening.
The Flavors of the Ocean experience includes four oysters and one glass of bubbly for AED 130 per person. Available daily until the end of October, from 7pm to 11pm. For reservations and more information, please email [email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553.
Wagyu VS Sushi at Catch at St. Regis
This month, Catch at St. Regis is continuing to celebrate two of the finest things in life: steak and sushi. The picturesque restaurant, located right on the golden sands of the Abu Dhabi Corniche, presents a set menu that combines the complementing flavours of quality Wagyu beef, with fresh and exceptional Japanese delicacies.
Available every Saturday from 7pm until 10pm, the experience begins with a refreshing welcome drink and edamame beans with Yuzu salt. Guests are then treated to a healthy and nutritious Asian salad, before being invited to indulge in a vibrant platter of sushi and sashimi, including California, crispy chicken, spicy salmon, blowtorch and dynamite maki rolls, plus salmon, tuna and yellowtail sashimi and nigiri. In addition to this showstopping spread, diners can feast on a sumptuous, juicy piece of Wagyu beef accompanied by truffle beef jus and Cajun wedges, before the evening is finally brought to a sweet conclusion with a serving of creamy and delicious mochi ice cream.
The Wagyu VS Sushi experience is available for AED 399 per person, every Saturday between 7pm to 10pm. For reservations and more information, please email
[email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553.
The Project Brunch at the Terrace on the Corniche
Offering countless, perfectly crafted specialties from across the globe, the very elegant and stylish Terrace on the Corniche restaurant has always been one of the capital’s top spots for a Friday celebration. But with the freshly launched “The Project Brunch”, the venue is providing a different culinary experience unlike anything else in Abu Dhabi.
Presenting the option of dining on the newly reopened beautiful outdoor terrace, or in the elegant dining room, guests are invited to sit back and relax as pass-around trollies deliver a wide range of culinary delights directly to each table, including premium quality Tomahawk steaks with foie gras, lobster and prawn thermidor, fresh oysters paired with Talisker Storm single malt whiskey, red prawns with scallop tartare, and creamy mixed seafood gratin.
Meanwhile, beverage connoisseurs are able to enjoy a wide range of refreshing beverages, with a whole area dedicated to aromatic whiskey flavours and a new selection of Monkey 47 gins available in The St. Regis Bar. In addition, the buffet spread contains appetisers such as crunchy salads, colourful tapas, and fresh sushi, plus amazing dishes like homemade pizzas, Asian curries, grilled meats, and Indian specialties.
Once diners have exhausted the main courses, they’ll find an incredible selection of indulgent sweet treats awaiting them. Firstly, the dessert room boasts a huge array of sensational home baked delights such as French pastries, hot chocolate fondant and sticky date pudding. Then, over in the chocolate room, chocoholics won’t be able to be able to control themselves once they spy the ten different types of handcrafted milk, dark and white chocolate, available in unique flavours such as raspberry, passion fruit and dolce. Finally, those who prefer a savoury conclusion are invited to end their culinary journey with a visit to the cheese room, where they’ll find 25 different creamy cheeses, chutneys, and condiments, all ready to pair with a smooth glass of wine.
Younger guests will love the creative and fun options found in the Sweet Corner. Alongside the chocolate fountains, the chocolate taco station features a variety of tempting fillings and sauces, all ready to be arranged inside a sweet chocolate shell.
Served every Friday from 12.30pm to 4pm, packages per person for “The Project Brunch” start from AED 345 for soft drinks, AED 450 for house beverages and AED 595 for bubbles. To reserve your table, please email [email protected] or call +971 2 694 4553.
‘A taste of luxury’ at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi
Situated between the 33rd and 49th floors of the striking Nation Towers, one of the landmarks of the UAE capital, the 55 beguiling suites at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi boast comfortable furnishings crafted from the finest materials, plus breath-taking views across the Abu Dhabi Corniche and the capital city.
Providing a truly restful ambience that invites guests to forget their worries and feel perfectly at home, every little detail has been carefully considered to provide the highest possible levels of luxury and bliss.
Featuring timeless St. Regis designs and 24-hour St. Regis Butler Service, those who book a three-night stay in these magnificent suites can now enjoy a complimentary 4th night.
Each booking also includes 24-hour access to the eButler Service Desk, access to the pristine beach, enticing pool and fitness facilities at Nation Riviera Beach Club, plus the opportunity to unwind in the saunas, steam rooms and additional state-of-the-art features at Remède Spa.
The ‘Taste of Luxury’ experience is available until the end of year, excluding over key events such as ADIPEC, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and New Years Eve. For more information and to make a booking, please call +971 2 694 4444 or email at: [email protected].
‘Welcome back to the office’ at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi
The St. Regis Abu Dhabi has put together the ultimate business ‘workcation’ package, allowing professionals to network, connect and prosper in the heart of the UAE capital. With the border to Abu Dhabi lifted and visitors from overseas no-longer required to quarantine, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi is marking this welcome return to normality by launching a relaxing business break that includes everything professionals need to work and socialise in style.
Offering a welcome opportunity to relax and catch up with colleagues and business partners, the exclusive experience includes a selection of expertly crafted after-work drinks, served in the sophisticated and enticing atmosphere of The St. Regis Bar between 6pm and 8pm.
Meanwhile, guests can start their day with a wholesome spread of breakfast delights in The Terrace on the Corniche, and enjoy complimentary, high-speed WIFI throughout their stay. Not only that, but each booking includes a 25% discount on any of the international dishes that feature on the expansive room service menu.
Rates for the ‘Welcome back to the office’ experience start from AED 750, exclusive of taxes and service charge, with reservations available until September 30, 2021.
Escape and Relax at Nation Riviera Beach Club
Nation Riviera Beach Club has put together the perfect summer experience for friends or couples, offering everything you need for a blissful day by the sparkling Arabian Gulf.
The Escape and Relax at your own Private Cabana package includes an exclusive personal cabana for two, located either by the glorious swimming pool or pristine private beach. Refreshments are also included, with guests invited to choose between either a bottle of wine or six bottles of beer, and a fruit platter or ice cream.
The Private Cabana experience is available to redeem daily, for AED 420 for in-house guests and Nation Riviera Beach Club members, and AED 630 for day guests and non-members. The above-mentioned prices are for two people, and reservations are mandatory. For more information, please call +971 2 694 4780 or email [email protected].
Personal Training Sessions at Nation Riviera Beach Club
With countless big events on the horizon and many residents looking to get in shape for Abu Dhabi’s most exciting season, the highly skilled trainers at Nation Riviera Beach Club have put together a fulfilling experience designed to guide people of all ages and abilities towards achieving their fitness goals.
Boasting years of experience and known for their ability to help clients gain fantastic results, each personal trainer at Nation Riviera Beach Club is proficient at keeping guests motivated and focused. Offering fun, different and interesting ways to exercise in a safe environment that adheres to all the latest government regulations, the vast fitness centre features a wide range of state-of-the-art equipment.
As an added incentive for those looking to invest in their health and wellbeing, a number of special session bundles are available. For instance, anyone who books 22 personal training sessions can choose to receive either five complimentary sessions, or five weekday beach club passes. Prices starting from AED 3,150 for in-house guests and members of Nation Riviera Beach Club, or AED 4,200 for non-members. Meanwhile, 12 sessions are available for AED 2,100 for in-house guests and members of Nation Riviera Beach Club, or AED 2,625 for non-members.
Swimming Lessons at Nation Riviera Beach Club
The state-of-the-art beach club is encouraging adults and children of all abilities to use the upcoming period to work on their swimming skills, and also enhance their own wellbeing in the process.
Taking place in the temperature-controlled swimming pool by the stunning golden sands of Abu Dhabi’s Corniche beach, every swimming lesson at Nation Riviera Beach Club is led by a qualified and certified instructor. With each session lasting a full 60 minutes, the classes are ideal for everyone, from beginner to advanced swimmers.
While one class is priced at AED 160, incentives are offered for those who purchase several expert sessions in one go. Guest will receive one complimentary lesson when they sign up for five swimming lessons (AED 735), or two complimentary lessons if they decide to really invest and buy a bundle of 10 (AED 1,310). Each lesson is available to redeem up until October 31, 2021.
Revitalize your mind and body at Remède Spa
Providing a tranquil oasis of peace and calm, guests are invited to upgrade their pampering experience at Remède Spa with a series of special treatments.
Delivered by highly trained therapists and using only the finest products made with all-natural ingredients, anyone who treats themselves to a 60-minute customised facial treatment or massage will also be able to enjoy a complimentary 15-minute foot scrub.
Meanwhile, every 90-minute customised facial booked can be joined by a complimentary 30-minute foot scrub, providing the perfect way of revitalising dull complexions and easing tired feet.
Finally, those craving a full-body refresh are invited to purchase a 90-minute customised massage, followed by a complimentary 15-minute foot scrub and a complimentary 15-minute face rejuvenation treatment.
These exclusive packages are only available to redeem throughout the month of October, with prices starting from AED 615. For reservations and more information, call +971 2 694 4100 or email [email protected].
A Relaxing Journey at Remède Spa
Helping guests to beat the heat and stay feeling fresh and healthy, Remède Spa has curated three divine and revitalising treatments.
Firstly, the Remède Customised Facial is a relatively short but effective treatment that deeply cleanses, exfoliates, and moisturises the face and eye area. In just 30-minutes it transforms dull and uneven skin, leaving it looking clean, clear, and bright.
Meanwhile, the Lime and Ginger Body Scrub is an invigorating and refreshing 45-minute experience for both the body and soul. The aromatic salt scrub removes dead skin skills and encourages the growth of new cells, before a deeply nourishing body oil is applied to leave the entire body feeling soft and smooth.
Or, for a thoroughly relaxing session, the 80-minute Tension Relief Massage eases tight muscles and connective tissues, and relieves any aches or pains by using slow, deep strokes.
Plus, as an extra perk, anyone who books any of the above treatments, will be able to enjoy a 20% discount off the total bill.
Prices start from AED 380 for the Remède Customised Facial, AED 510 for the Lime and Ginger Body Scrub and AED 720 for the Tension Relief Massage. For reservations and more information, call +971 2 694 4100 or email [email protected].