Requirements for Operating Holiday Homes in Abu Dhabi
In 2020, new regulations governing the provision and use of holiday homes were introduced in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The UAE capital is aiming to create more accommodation options that would service different tourist segments, whilst ensuring a level playing field for the hotel sector.
The objective of these regulations is to ensure the visitor experience in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi is maintained at current standards of excellence, regardless of the type of accommodation chosen, and to promote the Emirate as a destination of excellence and distinction. The following manual provides a full set of the information required to unit owners and to authorised operators who are interested in the holiday homes business.
The manual will take you through the basic requirements that you will need to know before operating a holiday home unit in Abu Dhabi.