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Incredible Events & Deals At Sofitel Abu Dhabi This Month Of December

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche is a hot spot with events and deals not to be missed this December.

The luxury 280-room hotel is nestled on the waterfront of the Corniche and has magnificent views of the Arabian Gulf.

It features a rooftop bar which offers some of the top spots in the city to catch the sunset and is well-known for its live music and excellent drinks.

The hotel is renowned for its upmarket French-style hospitality, spacious rooms and gastronomic restaurants featuring French, Thai, and international cuisine.

Aside from the great vibes, fantastic food and views, the hotel also features Sofitel Spa, which offers relaxation and rejuvenation for the mind, body and soul.

There are many experiences under one roof at Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche. Here is a complete list of happenings this month!

Sofitel Events & Deals


1. Festive Brunch Ensoleille At Grills @ Chill’O

The Corniche is the place for brunch this festive period, as Sofitel has all the Christmas goodness. A turkey carvery station, live BBQ, and festive desserts will be some of the event’s highlights.

Santa Claus will appear for the little ones, making it a memorable family experience.

Timings: 23rd December, 1 pm to 4 pm


  • AED 285 with soft drinks
  • Add AED 125 for free flow of alcoholic beverages
  • AED 445 add-on champagne package
  • Kids price 50% (6-12 years)

2. Christmas Eve Dinner At Le Corniche

One of the most popular buffets in Abu Dhabi goes festive with mouth-watering turkey, live BBQ and delicious Christmas desserts. The Christmas Eve dinner is guaranteed to leave guests feeling merry.

Timings: December 24th 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Pricing: AED 249 per person, 50% of the price for kids (6-12 years)

3. Christmas Eve Dinner At Grills @ Chill’O

Savour seafood and succulent meats from a live BBQ, bringing all the festive goodness to Grill @ Chill’O’s table this winter season. Socialise with loved ones, enjoy the Christmas Eve feast and let the live entertainment keep spirits high.

Timings: December 24th 7 pm to 12 am.


  • AED 295 per person with soft drinks
  • AED 149 add-on alcoholic beverage package
  • AED 455 add-on champagne package
  • 50% for kids (6-12 years)

4. Christmas Day Brunch at Grills @ Chill’O

Grills @ Chill’O will continue the festive celebrations into the 25th of December. Indulge in a Christmas brunch with good food, company, and cheer.

The famous duo will sing some classic Christmas tunes poolside and bring festive cheer to the special day.

Timings: December 25th 1 pm to 4 pm.


  • AED 325 per person with soft drinks
  • Add on AED 149 for free flow of house beverages
  • AED 445 add-on champagne package
  • 50% for kids (6-12 years)

5. NYE Gala Dinner At Grills @ Chill’O

A Bouillabaisse station is the centre stage at Grills @ Chill’O, with rich, flavoursome soup with fresh seafood, shellfish and vegetables. Not to mention foie gras, scallops, oysters and mixed grilled meat.

Discover fun and festive surprises in New Year crackers on the tables. Don’t forget to bring dancing shoes, as Sofitel plans to keep the party going all night with live entertainment.

Timings: December 31st 8 pm to 1 am. Live band is from 9 pm to 11:30 pm, DJ is from 11:30 pm to 1 am,


  • AED 395 per person with soft drinks
  • Add AED 165 per person for unlimited house beverages, including sparkling grapes.
  • Add AED 495 for unlimited champagne
  • 50 % for kids (6-12 years)

6. NYE Celebration At Silk & Spice

Celebrate at a Michelin-selected Thai restaurant this New Year’s Eve. Tantalise taste buds with authentic flavours and dishes from a 4-course set menu this New Year’s Eve.

Check out the breathtaking views of Corniche and watch the night skies illuminate with dazzling fireworks.

Timings: December 31st 8 pm to 12 am

Pricing for 4-course set menu

  • AED 325 per person with soft drinks
  • Add AED 165 for unlimited house beverages, including sparkling grapes.
  • Add AED 495 for unlimited champagne.

7. NYE Celebration At Jazz & Fizz

Head to one of the highest bars on the Corniche and get a panoramic view of the Arabian Gulf. Incredible drinks, live DJs and entertainment will keep the party going all night. The dance floor will be packed, and the party will continue into the early hours.

Timings: December 31st 9 pm to 3 am

Pricing: Table booking is AED 850 for four guests, including a bottle of house spirit, with a minimum spend of AED 150 for two drinks

8. Festive Gathering At Grills @ Chill’O

Gather with friends and family over a fantastic buffet or a mouthwatering set menu. The event caters to parties of 30 or more people.

Pricing: AED 249 includes soft beverages, and AED 149 is added per person for house beverages.

Timings: Available throughout December except 24th, 25th and 31st.

Minimum requirement: Party of 30 people

9. Christmas Social Gatherings At Jazz & Fizz

Entertain a party at Jazz & Fizz with some of the most spectacular views in the city. The perfect location for a Christmas gathering is at the top of Sofitels Tower. Enjoy mouthwatering food and drinks at this unforgettable experience.

10. Private Magnifque Banquet Feast

Sofitel’s private Magnifique banquet feast is the ultimate exclusive event this Christmas. The delicious buffet captures the festive flavours with the best turkey in town.

The buffet has some of the most amazing Christmas desserts to round off a lovely event.

Pricing: Starting from AED 249 per person

Reservations: 97128137777 or

11. Turkey Takeaway

If you prefer to celebrate Christmas at home this year but want to be free to entertain your guests, a turkey takeaway is the ideal way to do so!

The thoughtfully designed package provides all the essentials for a complete Christmas meal.

Whether you crave the succulence of turkey, the comfort of freshly prepared stuffing, a variety of sumptuous sauces, or the softness of pillowy bread, everything is taken care of.

With a selection of sizes and options, you can effortlessly enjoy Christmas at home.

Available from November 23rd to December 31st, 2023.

Turkey Takeaway Options:

  • 5 KG (wet weight) – AED 445
  • 7 KG (wet weight) – AED 595

12. Ginger-Bread House

The chef at Sofitel has crafted a gingerbread house with culinary excellence. The perfectly built gingerbread house will make taste buds tingle, and hearts sing joyfully.

This year, Le Petit Prince will reside at the gingerbread house and grace us with festive charm.

13. Light Up Christmas

Join Sofitel for a magical evening at a Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Come together for the festive spirit and start the holiday with a choir singing festive carols.

The big man in the red suit will appear, and guests are welcome to take a photo with Santa Claus and tell him their holiday wishes.

Timings: December 11th 6 pm to 7 pm

Location: Lobby Area, Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche

14. Christmas Goodies At Le Café & French Bakery

Embrace the Christmas spirit at the French bakery and indulge in their collection of festive goodies. The Pain d’Epices from Burgundy is a classic gingerbread that is available and perfect to share with loved ones.

Satisfy a sweet tooth craving throughout December at Le Café French Bakery.