The award-winning Armed Forces Officers’ Club is the result of a vision of the Late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Father of the Nation. Nowadays, the City’s Landmark is fully open to the public offering an intriguing hospitality experience that enthralls guests with unmatched Arabic hospitality, heritage and irresistible facilities- both sport and entertainment. Nestled within the modern landscape of the capital Abu Dhabi, the hotel is strategically located a stone’s throw away from Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the Airport, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center, Zayed Sports City and a mere 15 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi.
The luxurious 5-star hidden gem, consider as the Best Family Destination during ATM Traveler Awards 2016 and Best Luxury Hotel at LUX 2016 Hotel & Spa Awards, differentiate itself as a unique property where worldwide travellers can experience pure Emirati culture. It boasts 294 elegant rooms and opulent suites embraced by a lofty garden and sea views. AFOC&H prides on housing the indoor garden that is recognized as one of the world’s largest assemblies with an astounding 142 species of flora which won the Bali Landscape Award. It has a Certificate of Excellence from UAE’s leading travel website, Trip Advisor. The premier experience offered at AFOC&H also won them a nomination at the World Travel Awards in the year 2015.
The hotel houses a business center complete with modern facilities, advanced technology, high-end equipment, state-of-the-art sports facilities and leisure services that pleases every need and desire of guests.
To tickle the most diverse palate, AFO&H boasts eight food and beverage outlets ranging from ambient lounges to European fine-dining. To elevate the diner’s experience, esteemed chefs have been brought from all over the world to craft the menus that bring together the world’s most popular cuisines, featuring an incredible selection of outstanding International, Asian & Arabic dishes. Relax in a casual atmosphere or enjoy the ultimate fine-dining experience as you discover and indulge a tempting array of culinary delights.
There is plenty to whet your appetite and tempt your taste buds at the Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel – from business to casual lunches and family brunches to romantic candlelight dinners at our selected top restaurants and lounges such as Al Bathna – Buffet restaurant with over 100 dishes named after Al Bathna fort, one of the most famous forts in the eastern coast of the UAE. The restaurant offers a lavish international buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring a variety of main dishes including a rich selection of ” European” “Asian” “Arabian” and “Khaleeji” specialties.
Taverna – Sports Cafe & Restaurant where Mexican cuisine is served in American portions. A perfect place to meet friends over an ice-cold beverage & a game of pool or a soccer match.
Kennedy Restaurant offers an unforgettable fine dining experience with superb European cuisine, locally inspired art, gracious surroundings, warm hospitality and exceptional service. Delight yourself with handpicked selected wines.
Guests can also escape to the Leisure Lounge, a place where relaxation meets inspiration; it enjoys a comfortable and spacious living room style ambiance that instantly puts them at ease.
After some shooting action, guests can enjoy a selection of fresh fruit juices, select carbonated beverages, energy drinks, shakes, tea, coffee, pastries and Hot & Cold snacks at the Caracal Shooting Café.
The West Wing Lounge, located in the Hotel lobby enjoys the tranquility of the indoor garden, offers delightful Arabic coffee & Dates, a variety of hot & cold beverages, fresh juices, light snacks & delicate pastries.
Guestrooms are decorated with a classical blend of modern and traditional Arabic elements. All rooms are non-smoking and wheel-chair accessible. Relax in bed with a steaming dish of fresh food, or an incredible dessert that fusions a multitude of exotic flavors, with room service available 24 hours.
Suites across the premise offer a unique design and have mastered the art of balancing luxury with style with a sophisticated lounge, fully equipped kitchen, a glamorous Jacuzzi complemented by spacious bathrooms and a private balcony that overlooks the beautiful club garden.
Guests who harbor a liking for the finer things in life will bear a fondness to the 115 square meter sized Presidential Suite and the 65 square meter large Executive Suite. The living areas speak comfort and promise a memorable stay, be it a long-term or a short-term one.
The Deluxe single and twin rooms that oozes comfort, sets a cozy atmosphere for guests. The tastefully furnished room is designed to provide privacy comfort and relaxation for families. The exclusive Deluxe garden room offers direct access to the garden and the children’s playgrounds which is a great location for the little ones to run and play without any inhibitions in a safe environment.
Miscellaneous comforts include- free high speed wired or wireless internet access, safe deposit box and LCD flat screen IP television. Thoughtful touches and dedicated team work will ensure that your stay is truly unforgettable at the Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel experience.
Enhance the address for your special occasions by hosting your event at the prestigious Armed Forces Officers’ Club and Hotel. It is historically recognized in the Region for hosting some of the most important V.I.P. functions in the Capital, professionalism and savoir fair are ensured at Officers Club. Guests are privy to an alluring choice of banquet halls and outdoor venues for their weddings, meetings, exhibitions and conferences; a series of world-class services that will inevitably make your event an unforgettable one.
Choose from the Al Jaheli Theater for 650 people, Al Manama Hall, Al Fehaidi Hall, Abu Mousa Hall and many more without forgetting the famous Garden, the chosen one for events and concerts with capacity for over 10.000 people. For a unique experience, opt for the Cinema Hall that comfortably seats 165 persons.
The Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel boasts an exciting array of indoor and outdoor recreation and sports facilities, hosting specially dedicated Gymnasiums for both men and women, Function Hall, Cardio Gym, Martial Arts Stadium, Indoor Olympic Pool, Steam Bath & Jacuzzi, Squash & Tennis Court, Paintball, Bowling Centre, a Children’s Village and Kids Pool, Aroma Therapy Massage for Men & Women, and the breathtaking Caracal Shooting Club.
Outdoor facilities include various football courts, 4 with artificial grass, 2 with natural grass, and 2 Cage football( artificial grass). There is also a Tennis court, a paintball arena and an Air Dome with soft flooring and additional artificial grass football pitch.
The hotel offers Track & Field Course FIFA certified natural football field ideal for training camps.