2017 NYE fireworks in Abu Dhabi – Grandeur Unfolds

New Years Eve Fireworks in Abu Dhabi

The New Year’s Eve 2017 is celebrated with great grandeur and pomp throughout the globe. One of the major reasons why New Year remains such a huge spectacle is because it is celebrated by almost each and everyone irrespective of his or her cast, creed, religion and political beliefs.

Abu Dhabi, known across the globe for its inimitable glitz lures several travelers during the holiday season (with New Year being one of the holiday seasons). Besides the pulsating discos and eclectic dining opportunities, you have got the awe inspiring NYE fireworks in Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi has several vantage points from where you can watch the entire countdown unfolding itself.

Abu Dhabi Fireworks: Vantage Points

If you are planning a holiday in Abu Dhabi this New Year, then you definitely would not like to miss out on the places where you can watch the New Year fireworks.

The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Head towards The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort and gorge on the international buffet while being entertained by a nine piece band. The fireworks, as is needless to mention, would be held midnight.

Emirates Palace

Bask in the glory of being in one of the most well known places of the world during one of the most special events. Make sure that you are being a part of the five minute firework held during the midnight against music. If you want the best view of the spectacle you better grab a spot at the front of the hotel.

The Ritz Carlton, Grand Canal

The place will be one of the hot spots for watching the fireworks in the New Year. Watch the entire display over the creek. The Forge would host a five course feast featuring either house beverages or grilled Maine lobster with black Angus rib eye steaks (USDA certified) available for Dhs695.

Other Places

Here is a lowdown on the other places where you would be able to view the New Year fireworks:

  • Le Deck
  • Chameleon
  • 18 °
  • Ray’s Bar

Le Deck

Make sure that you are enjoying the gala five course New Year’s Eve dinner at Le Deck. The dinner is hosted via two sittings extending from 7 to 9 pm and 9 pm to 11 pm after which you would be led to the poolside to view the spectacular fireworks.


Just when the clock strikes 12, the visitors are treated with a “joyous” spectacle. However before that you can enjoy the barbeque on the terrace overlooking the creek. Usher in the New Year with a bubbly and party the night away with friends and family.


Abu Dhabi is a place which has got something for the people of every age. Now that you have an idea of the places hosting the NYE fireworks in Abu Dhabi, make sure that you are jotting them down and including them in your itinerary. This will only help you chalk out your traveling plans better.