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du Arena

Yas Island Yas Leisure Dr, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Boring if there is no concert going on

Avoid the Arena if there is no event going on. There is nothing to see. When there is an event it... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
MrVisittheworld
Great concert venue

Great concert venue, very accessible and good acoustics. Many great vantage points and tons of... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
heathk7
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Vancouver, Canada
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“concert venue” (5 reviews)
“golden circle” (4 reviews)
“pink concert” (2 reviews)
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Yas Island Yas Leisure Dr, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Avoid the Arena if there is no event going on. There is nothing to see. When there is an event it is also a very stressful place however there is a purpose for being there. Otherwise, do not waste your time.

Thank MrVisittheworld
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great concert venue, very accessible and good acoustics. Many great vantage points and tons of food trucks. Efficient entry. Beers are 50 dirham so V. expensive compared to other concert venues!

Thank heathk7
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Du arena is where the concerts in Abu Dhabi are held. Tickets range from: 300Dhs for General, 700/ 900Dhs for VIP ( VIP includes parking privileges ) Alcohol: 4 beers for 200Dhs ( minimum ) Food: Varies from 50Dhs - 100Dhs Taxi's: All taxi's charge...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Awesome concerts. Lighting and sound was excellent. Very well organised. PINK was amazing and finished her concert with her strapped to a cord and flying around the arena. Only downfall was you cannot take your camera with you or selfie stick. Had to leave it...More

Thank Davis G
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

In the last 14 years which I am living in UAE, I have been to several concerts in Dubai as well as Abu Dhabi. In the early years the concerts in Abu Dhabi have been held at a ground behind/next to Emirates Palace (now the...More

1  Thank Bernd E
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Last November 2016, Coldplay announced they were coming to Abu Dhabi for NYE 2016! We immediately booked our tickets so we can watch the NYE show because I want to experience a concert in a foreign country and just celebrate the NEW YEAR with my...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Good arena for concerts saw Mumford and Son's and Pink . Security getting in was strict but better safe than sorry . Plenty food & bar area's to get a drink &some eats although drinks are not cheap .

Thank dianegeorge
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We went to see both Calvin Harris and Pink during the F1 race weekend,. Both fabulous concerts but the security policies were completely OTT. My wife had a small aerosol (50ml) and a hand cream tube (50ml) taken from her and binned. These are well...More

Thank robem64
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I was at the Grand Prix so was here on the Saturday night for Mumford & Sons on the general admission. Sunday night for PINK and we had upgraded to the golden circle this night. Both areas had plenty of toilets for everyone one, food...More

Thank Beverley D
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Pink concert amazing! We had golden circle tickets they were worth every penny, front row and fabulous concert. Well organised

Thank Michael P
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vickyriley6
31 December 2017|
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Response from Beverley D | Reviewed this property |
Just seen this question after the event , hope u enjoyed Katy and u didn’t need ID but I’m sure u know this now
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beln21
21 February 2017|
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Response from mary h | Reviewed this property |
Hi think there is a area where wheelchair user can go off to the side of the main area there is no seating only standing in the general area not sure about Vip section that's nearer the stage
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