From the celebrations for International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day, to all the fun of St Patrick’s Day and the exciting new experiences on offer, Yas Island is the place to be this March

What’s on

The month is jam packed full of activities and offers including:

Enjoy the Ultimate Staycation at the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island – packages are available at the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island, and the perfect opportunity to celebrate Women’s Month. Valid until 31st March, each night stay includes breakfast and access to any one theme park per day for each registered hotel guest, from the following theme park options; Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi or Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi with prices start from AED 429.00 per person sharing in a double room.

More exhilarating experiences are available during Women’s Month with Stay and Play packages at Yas Plaza Hotels, combining one-, two-, three-night stays or more with theme park access to choose from the following: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi or Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi. Prices start at AED 264 per person and valid until 14th April.

Reopening of Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi – Yas Waterworld is reopening its doors, welcoming guests back to enjoy all the thrills and spills of that the Water’s Greatest Playground has on offer. With rides, slides, and attractions available for all, make sure you head to Yas Waterworld to enjoy a memorable experience.

Look out for Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi’s in Amr Diab’s latest commercial – renowned Egyptian superstar, Amr Diab, was seen strolling through Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi during key scenes in the commercial. Watch the advertisement here.

Meet Tom and Jerry at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi – The iconic cat-and-mouse duo who have been entertaining kids and adults for over 80 years celebrated their anniversary at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi’s Cartoon Junction. Get the chance to meet both Tom and Jerry, and join them on board the Tom & Jerry: Swiss Cheese Spin, full of twists and turns.

Head to CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi with your family and friends – CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, the UAE’s ultimate indoor adventure hub, will be extending its ‘Family and Friends’ offer until the end of 2021, allowing you to enjoy access for four while paying for three on the attraction’s leading flying and climbing experiences.

International Women’s Day – 8th March

Attractions across Yas Island will be holding Ladies’ Events, in celebration of International Women’s Day. Events include:

Ladies Day at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi – from 12pm to 8pm on 11th, 18th, and 25th March, it’s women only at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi.

Women of Warner at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi – On Monday 8th March, from 6pm – 10pm, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi will be open to women only for the first time. With women of Warner Bros. including Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn, Lola Bunny, Betty Rubble, and Wilma Flintstone all set to make an appearance, it will be an unmissable event this International Women’s Day. All the way from Hollywood, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi is also set to introduce for the first time ever the ‘Wonder Woman Exhibit’ in Treasures of Hollywood at the Warner Bros. Plaza. Running 8th March till May 18th, ‘Wonder Woman Exhibit’ will feature original costumes and items from the Warner Bros. Pictures film, Wonder Woman.

CLYMB Abu Dhabi – Every Wednesday night is Ladies’ Night at CLYMB Abu Dhabi from 5pm – 9pm. Enjoy scaling the region’s tallest indoor climbing wall and soaring inside the world’s biggest skydiving flight chamber.

ADNOC TrainYAS Ladies presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council – take the chance to keep in shape this International Women’s Day with the launch of ADNOC TrainYas presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council at Yas Marina Circuit. This International Women’s Day, it’s not just the running, cycling, and swimming that you can enjoy. Bodytree Studio, an Abu Dhabi-based wellness hub, will be in attendance to host additional fitness activities such as Zumba and Yoga. There will also be 50 karting sessions offered complimentary for any lady coming to the circuit. The opportunity is being given on a first come, first served.

Celebrate International Women’s Day in style at these venues:

Capila – From 8th to 31st March, Capila is running ‘Happy Hers’ all day long to celebrate International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day. Enjoy a selection of cocktails all day every day for AED 28 and upgrade your bartending skills with a cocktail masterclass on the 8th from 2pm to 6pm.

Cipriani – Indulge in special dishes in honour of International Women’s Day such as lobster salad ‘alla Catalana’, Paccheri ‘alla Genovese’, Grilled Turbot with mixed vegetables, and a Mimosa Cake!

Hickory’s Restaurant – Every woman will receive a complimentary glass of sparkling grapes with every main course on the 8th.

Stars N Bars – Every woman will receive a complementary glass of sparkling grapes when arriving on the 8th.

Rasoi Ghar – Receive 40% off the total bill if there is a woman in your group on 8th March.

Graphos – Treat yourself to a brilliant breakfast buffet followed by a relaxing spa treatment with Graphos’s Beauty at the best offer, which is available on 8th March for AED 499.

Women aren’t just celebrated on 21st March on Yas Island, here are some of the other excellent events happening for ladies all month and beyond:

Blue Grill – Ladies’ Steak & Grape Night, every Tuesday between 6pm and midnight. Exclusive for women, book a table for two or more and enjoy up to four glasses of grapes when you choose from the succulent steak selection on the menu.

CLYMB – Enjoy Ladies Nights at CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, everyWednesday from 5:30pm until 9:00pm.

Plus, kids can now learn how to fly at CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi. The Junior Flying Club is a great way for kids up to 14 years old to learn flying skills with one-on-one coaching from CLYMB certified instructors in a group setting. The Junior Flying Club includes 20 flights in total (up to 5 flights per session).

Yas Plaza Hotels – on 8th March, all women heading dining at Yas Plaza Hotels will receive 50% off on food and beverage at participating restaurants.

W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island – MISS-BEHAVE AT W LOUNGE daily from 5pm to 8pm.Ladies can enjoy a special beverage package and two free drinks, and gentlemen get a 50% off too, so everyone can join in the fun. The Ladies-only beverage Package is AED 95, and the sparkling package is AED 175.

St Patrick’s Day – 17th March

The Irish sure know how to party, so why not join in the fun?

Hickory’s Restaurant – From 16 to 18 March, enjoy a delicious Irish stew paired with a beverage for just AED 79.

Black Tap – Black Tap will be offering special milkshakes and burgers to celebrate all things related to the Emerald Isle.

Stars N Bars – head to Stars N Bars on St. Patrick’s Day and enjoy their all-day St. Patrick’s Day menu for a true Gallic experience that will tantalise your taste buds.

Mother’s Day – 21st March

Show your mum how much you love her by treating her with one of the following offers:

Yas Marina Circuit –
for every mother heading to Yas Marina Circuit with her husband, son, or daughter – or all three – mums drive for free across the weekend of 19 – 20 March.

Black Tap – Mums receive a complimentary house beverage on the 21st.

Cipriani – Special dishes will include Octopus Carpaccio, Risotto with Prawns and Baby Artichokes, Pan Seared Monkfish ‘alla Livornese’, and Napoleon Cake with Strawberry.

Rasoi Ghar – From 8 to 21 March, mums receive a free Thali.

Stars N Bars – On the 21st, all day mums eat free*, and can enjoy a glass of bubbly on arrival. *Excludes grill items, short ribs, and salmon linguine

Yas Plaza Hotels – On the 21st March,all mums will dine for free with their family at Jing Asia, Rangoli and all Radisson Blu F&B outlets

W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island – Celebrate Mother’s Day from 14th to 31st March with a discount on a restaurant bill equal to the age of a mother’s oldest child with MAMMA MIA. A passport copy of the oldest child will be required to avail the discount and applies for a mother plus three diners.

Earth Hour – 8.30-9.30pm, 27th March

Yas Plaza Hotels are doing their bit for the planet by celebrating Earth Hour Save Planet Earth. Activities include:

  • Candlelight Concert at Crowne Plaza
  • Poolside Movie Night at Rotana
  • Lobby Shadow Performance at Radisson Blu

Accommodation offers  

Yas Plaza Hotels:

Wellness Retreat

From 1 to the 31 March, enjoy a wellness retreat starting from just AED 499*. The perfect package includes:

  • 1-night stay in a deluxe room
  • Complimentary buffet breakfast
  • Smoothie treat by the pool
  • 250 F&B credit redeemable at any of the hotel’s signature restaurant
  • 60-minute massage*
  • Complimentary access to Yas Beach

Plus, in celebration of Women’s Month, get the chance to win a AED 500 gift card from 6th Street when you book this package.

For more information about all these offers, and the full terms and conditions visit

W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island:

P.A.WESOME Retreat

Having a ruff time and in need for re-treat with your BFF – Best Friend Furever? Look no further than W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, where Pets Are Welcome!

Book a staycation for yourself and your furry friend is on the hotel – along with treats, toys, special welcome amenity and a discount on the special PAW menu. They’ll take care of the fixed and daily fees of hosting your dog, cat or goldfish. Isn’t it Fur-nomenal?

Go B.I.G or Go Home

Go B.I.G every weekend with the ultimate brunch experience amplified with a stay in one of the W’s Wonderful Rooms inclusive of breakfast with 25% discount on B&F – Whatever, Whenever and Wherever.

What’s more, go longer and stay later with an early check-in and late check-out till 4PM.
Are you ready for B.I.G getaway this weekend?

For more information, visit

For reservations call +971 2 656 0000

People of Yas

Yas Island is filled with people who make our destination an award-winning hub for leisure and entertainment across the UAE. We want to share with you a behind the scenes glimpse of the people who make Yas Island tick.

What’s your name, and where do you come from?

My name is John Buenaventura, and I am the Executive Chef at the recently opened Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island. Originally, I am from the Philippines.

Tell us more about Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island

Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island is a world-class, 5-star resort hotel that opened earlier in 2021 and is Yas Island’s latest hotel. Set within Yas Bay’s Waterfront, the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island offers 545 rooms, including 59 suites and 250 connecting rooms. Offering signature dining and cafes, the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island has a fully equipped Kids’ Club, eforea spa and fitness centre, a multi-purpose conference centre with a designated entrance, and a temperature controlled outdoor pool.

As well as receiving complimentary access to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, and Warner Bros. World™, resident guests will be in close proximity to the newly constructed Etihad Arena.

What are guests excited about Yas Island?

Yas Island is an innovative and exciting culinary destination. Yas Island already offers great dining experiences, coupled with a wide range of F&B outlets, further showcasing Yas Island as a global destination for both leisure and entertainment.

What is unique about the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island?

Our dining experiences. Capila’s hot grill or chill vibe, Osmo’s seamless transition from day to night, or connecting people and future memories at Graphos Social Kitchen.

Favourite three Yas Island attractions or experiences

I am still exploring Yas Island, but it has to be Formula Rossa, wakeboarding at Yas Marina, and of course, enjoying a ‘taste tour’ of all that Yas Island has to offer.

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