Hilton, Miral Plan Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort

ABU DHABI, UAE and MCLEAN, VA—Hilton plans to develop the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort as part of Miral’s $3-billion development plan.

Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort, scheduled to open in 2019, will be located in Yas Bay. The resort’s facilities will include a multi-purpose conference center, seven food and beverage concepts, and an urban beach concept with an infinity pool suspended above the waters of the Arabian Gulf.

The resort will also be in proximity to the 18,000-seat Yas Arena, a multi-purpose indoor arena designed to host large and intimate scale events.

Yas Island is known for its Yas Marina Circuit racetrack, the venue of the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and attractions such as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi.