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The Yellow Boats

Emirates Palace Marina, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 800 8044
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The only way to get up-close and personal to one of the most graceful sweep of promenade backed by architecturally impressive 21st century buildings - Abu Dhabi Corniche. Followed by an amazing trip around the man-made Lulu Island. If you love being on the water, then you couldn't be in better hands than ours. Whether you're looking for a unique sightseeing experience, a leisurely group excursion or a fun-filled off-site with your colleagues, The Yellow Boats can bring fresh perspective to your day with some of the most interesting and exciting on-water experiences.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
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Emirates Palace Marina, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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+971 800 8044
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"lulu island"
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"captain danny"
in 18 reviews
"different perspective"
in 16 reviews
"minute tour"
in 14 reviews
"boat ride"
in 14 reviews
"emirates palace"
in 31 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 11 reviews
"great trip"
in 20 reviews
"great boat"
in 5 reviews
"enjoyable trip"
in 6 reviews
"safe hands"
in 4 reviews
"an excellent guide"
in 6 reviews
"life jackets"
in 5 reviews
"great fun"
in 16 reviews
"fish market"
in 8 reviews
"great morning"
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"view of abu dhabi"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was only me & my hubby on the boat tour 2 weeks ago and during one of the hottest month in Abu Dhabi, however Danny our Skipper showed no hesitation with welcoming us onboard in a professional & polite manner. He knows the ropes...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time. Daniel was a fantastic captain with great knowledge. He made this trip amazing.

Thank NadineClarke
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked this tour through our hotel when we had a free day. The marina was great to explore before the trip and an eye opener to the money side at Abu Dhabi. The captain was great and informative stopped for picture...More

Thank Paula Z
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Sincere thanks Daniel for our 90min RIB. Great trip on the water providing a different perspective, appreciated complimentary water but better the information on Abu Dhabi you shared with us making the experience doubly worthwhile. Hats, sunglasses and sun cream a must. And the security...More

Thank Morag C
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

The Yellow Boats Abu Dhabi, easy to book online or by phone, directions on line are good however there is limited signage, that aside it was easy to work out. The boat is small and needs to be stepped into, the seating comfortable and life...More

Thank Carol b
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Danny the captain was informative safe and friendly. The journey took us past the Fishing boats, The Emirates Palace, The Presidential Palace and so much more. We were lucky enough to spot some dolphins too!!

Thank Happyhols1414
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

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Spooneyuk
31 March 2017|
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Response from LingfieldGambler | Reviewed this property |
Depends on season you are in Abu Dhabi. The boat is uncovered and the sun reflects up from the sea, so plenty of waterproof sunscreen, hats, sunglasses and some water/soft drinks are essential when it's hot. Ensure the... More
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31 March 2017|
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This answer is probably too late but I'll still make it. It's located in the Emirates Palace marina (next to the construction of the new presidential palace). You can pay in AED or with a credit card (master or visa). These... More
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