Frequently asked questions about beaches in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi has a ton of beautiful beaches, whether you access it from the city’s shoreline, on an island or from a private luxury hotel.

Abu Dhabi has a mix of natural and manmade beaches. Several of the shorelines that naturally existed were further enhanced and extended to make it more accessible and enjoyable.

These beautiful Abu Dhabi beaches are open to the public and free to enter: 

Abu Dhabi’s beaches are kept incredibly clean for visitors and residents to enjoy, including a range of accessible amenities.

The Corniche Beach, Hudayriyat Island and Marsana public beaches all have a Blue Flag Beach Certificate. The status is awarded to beaches and marinas that are developed to the highest standards of sustainability.