Gearing up for the peak travel season during the winter holidays, Abu Dhabi Duty Free has introduced some fantastic shopping deals and inspiring dining experiences that will put all visitors travelling through the award-winning airport in a celebratory mood. In addition, the capital’s airport will be celebrating this holiday in partnership with local talents and will showcase UAE made products to further embed the UAE spirit at the airport.
From December onwards, travellers can enjoy seasonal travel exclusives in beauty and significant markdowns in fashion with up to 50% discount across major luxury brands. The latest additions of Abu Dhabi Duty Free’s impressive retail portfolio, including Jo Malone, Smashbox, and Mac will also present passengers with up to 30% cheaper prices than domestic.
In line with the gift giving season, the duty free has introduced a unique booth that offers personalized Nutella Jars, and bespoke fragrance bottles replete with engravings for that special touch. Travelex, the leading currency exchange operator at Abu Dhabi Duty Free, is also joining the festive spirit with special exchange offers to all passengers through its 24/7 outlets in both Terminal 1 and 3.
Abu Dhabi Airports is focusing this season on sharing its enriched Emirati heritage with the world through the inclusion of handcrafted keepsakes at the souvenir shop, all exclusively made in the UAE, from various names such Al Ghadeer and Sougha. Travelers will also be able to take advantage of free gift wrapping stations available in both terminals this festive season.
Indian cuisine is also making an appearance at the Capital’s airport this festive season with newly opened concept restaurants, ‘Taste of India’, located in Terminal 3 bus gates, and ‘Naan’ located in Terminal 1. In addition, travelers will enjoy an exciting array of theme-based dining outlets, fast food restaurants & cafes, that feature a diverse spectrum of cuisines, flavours and ambiences.
Furthermore, Abu Dhabi Duty Free online store, addf.ae is offering online shoppers a 5% discount on all displayed items, and passengers can collect their shopping at designated pick-up counters within the terminal, when travelling.
Abu Dhabi International Airport is providing several other incentives for its customers. Those opting for the Moonlight Offer, a discount check-in and car parking service offered by Etihad Airways, can also avail additional discounts at Abu Dhabi Duty Free for incredible savings on shopping.
Skypark Plaza Starter Supermarket will have a major sale of up 80% off major categories in the shop. Starter Supermarket is conveniently located opposite to Terminal 3 and accessible to passengers as well as the public.
As of January 1st 2018, passengers departing from Abu Dhabi International Airport will continue to enjoy VAT-Free shopping on all items at Abu Dhabi Duty Free.
Acting CCO of Abu Dhabi Airports Daniel Cappell, said: “Abu Dhabi is a hub for global travellers with an anticipated 2 million travellers expected to fly through Abu Dhabi International Airport this season. The entire Duty Free offer has been designed, in coordination with our brands and outlets, with our shoppers in mind, to build a grand and convenient experience tailored to their needs. We hope that our signature Arabian hospitality and festive spirit will encourage guests to visit the Emirate of Abu Dhabi on their next trip.”