Etihad Airways extends complimentary stopover offer

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways is extending its complimentary stopover campaign in Abu Dhabi until the end of the year, in response to extremely positive feedback from travellers.

The campaign invites passengers flying through the capital of the UAE with the airline to enjoy a free two-night hotel stay to break up their journey and explore the city’s vibrant and diverse attractions.

Visitors will have the chance to explore cultural highlights, impressive architecture, world-class theme parks, as well as striking beaches and desert landscapes. The city appeals to solo travellers and couples in search of unique travel experiences, as well as families looking to create extraordinary memories with children.

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The package includes two free nights of hotel accommodation in Abu Dhabi for all guests booking flights to and from all Etihad Airways destinations via the emirate. Guests can choose from a range of hotels located across the city, including the five-star Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Intercontinental Abu Dhabi and Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, as well as the Pearl Rotana, Courtyard by Marriott WTC, Crowne Plaza and Radisson Blu.

The free Abu Dhabi stopover promotion is available for bookings online through or via a travel agent made by December 1 for travel until December 31, 2019.

“We are extremely pleased that our Abu Dhabi stopover has appealed to so many of our guests and exceeded our expectations in the first month since it launched,” chief commercial officer, Etihad Aviation Group, Robin Kamark. “This incredible promotion allows us to showcase our extraordinary home to more visitors worldwide. Guests can explore the emirate’s many highlights as well as relax and rejuvenate as they break up their journey.”

Visitors can experience cultural masterpieces and architectural highlights including Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Louvre Abu Dhabi and the newly opened Presidential Palace, Qasr Al Watan, while nature-seekers can escape to the beautiful sand dunes of the Arabian desert or find calm on the pristine coastline and beautiful beaches surrounding Abu Dhabi island.

Adrenaline-junkies can revel in the thrills of the city’s theme parks including the intense G-force experienced on Ferrari World’s rollercoasters, as well as the rides and attractions at Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi.

Unforgettable desert safari expeditions, world-class golf courses and an exceptional range of local and international dining experiences ensures there is something for everyone.