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A World-class Marina in the Heart of Abu Dhabi

By AQ Press Office
01 Mar 2022

Al Qana Marina is Now Open

With 106 boat berths that can accommodate vessels up to 80ft in length, Al Qana Marina delivers the finest yachting experience to Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, UAE; 01 March 2022: Al Qana, Abu Dhabi’s ultimate waterfront dining and entertainment destination, today announced the official opening of its vibrant and luxurious marina. Al Qana Marina is a unique riviera-style experience featuring mouth-watering seafood restaurants and cafes, lavish lounges, marine services, and a yacht marina with 106 boat berths. Located in the Rabdan area next to Khor Al Maqta'a, Al Qana Marina enhances the experience of yacht owners, water sports enthusiasts, and foodies who visit the new heartbeat of Abu Dhabi.

As a member of the Marina Industries Association (MIA), Al Qana Marina accommodates vessels up to 80ft in length and provides a range of vessel service options for yacht owners, such as dock storage boxes at the berth, a security-controlled marina, vessel cleaning, vessel preparation, assisted berthing, concierge service, pump-out system at berth, emergency response equipment, assisted local cruising knowledge, and ice supply to name a few.

Boat owners can event visit Al Qana Marina through a day pass or annual membership. Along with its prime location, the Marina offers its annual members an extensive range of benefits, such as exclusive offers on annual memberships to The National Aquarium and The Bridge Lifestyle Hub, as well as additional discounts on spa treatments and culinary experiences at some of Al Qana's most popular F&B establishments.

Al Qana Marina also offers visitors a range of fun and unique activities, including a Grand Canal Cruise, an iconic heritage tour in Abu Dhabi’s historic Abras that takes visitors on a journey through Al Qana's waterways while admiring the spectacular scenery. Soon, Al Qana Marina will also offer water sports, fun day activities such as kayaking and paddleboarding.

Stuart Gissing, General Manager at Al Qana added, “Al Marina's picturesque location affords visitors breath-taking views of Abu Dhabi's iconic skyline and the serenity of the area's pristine waters. The amazing and unique activities available at Al Qana, combined with its vibrant culinary offerings and next generation entertainment venues, only add to Al Marina's appeal and success. Al Qana is developing into Abu Dhabi’s must favourite destination.”

Fouad Mashal, CEO of Al Barakah International Investment, developer of Al Qana said: “Abu Dhabi, an archipelago of over 200 islands, is steeped in maritime history. Al Marina provides visitors with an opportunity to immerse themselves in the country's rich history and heritage while also enjoying Al Qana's modernity, luxurious amenities, and diverse culinary offerings. Al Marina's opening in the heart of Abu Dhabi will further establish Abu Dhabi's reputation as a modern maritime hub for yacht owners and water enthusiasts, while also promoting tourism in the city and advancing Abu Dhabi's Vision 2030.”

Al Qana Marina is easily accessible from Abu Dhabi Island and the surrounding areas and cities. With no high-rise buildings and towers in the vicinity, the newest marina in town offers uninterrupted views of Abu Dhabi's iconic landmarks, including the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and the nearby Memorial Park.