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Headquarters of Aldar, UAE

From series “Glass Architecture - Impressive Villas and Buildings from Glass”
Year: 2010. Height: 121 m.

In Abu Dhabi, you can see a great circular glass building. The circle is embedded in the ground and resembles a glass disk. ALDAR Laing O’Rourke – the main contractor of this building – has chosen the place for Headquarters of Aldar. The unusual building was finished in 2010 and at once became the most unbelievable and effect futuristic place in the whole world. Its high is 121 meters. All 23 floors are used for the commercial purposes.

Headquarters of Aldar, UAE This office centre can have at once up to 20 000 people. Since the building, the unusual skyscraper became a real decoration of the city. You can see it as from the seaside as from the central part of the city. The unusual form was chosen not by accident. The skyscraper has a deep symbolic meaning. The circle is a symbol or rationality, stability and unity. More than that it is used to consider it as the symbol of perfection and infinity. The whole building’s area is 123 000 square meters.

Approximately more than 270 million USA dollars were spent for the skyscraper building. Today Headquarters of Aldar is open for tourists. The top floor has several great restaurants and a small hotel. The main peculiarity of the hotel rooms is large floor-to-ceiling windows. From them opens a great panorama view on the Persian Gulf. The most extraordinary this building looks in the evening when it is decorated with a bright lightning. Next - Kanagawa Institute of Technology

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Useful staff nearby

ATM bankomat: 'RAKBANK' located in 0.26 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Thrifty' is located in 0.26 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'ADNOC Xpress' in 1.42 km
Supermarket: 'Safa Express Supermarket' in 1.34 km
Parking: 'Datsun Garage' in 1.24 km
Apotheek: 'Lulu Raha Pharmacy' in 0.27 km
Police station: 'Khalifa City Police Station' in 1.02 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Abu Dhabi Airport AUH - in 7 km
 »  Bateen Airport AZI - in 11 km
 »  Al Dhafra Airport DHF - in 21 km
 »  Al Ain International Airport AAN - in 107 km
 »  Dubai Airport DXB - in 120 km
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Best hotels near Headquarters of Aldar

Al Raha Beach Hotel

Located in 0 km from Headquarters of Aldar
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Rooms: 278
Each room has a large marble bathroom and is luxuriously decorated. All rooms at the Al Raha Beach Hotel have LCD TVs and some have Gulf views. The … More: photo, rates and booking
Staybridge Suites Yas Island Abu Dhabi

Located in 3 km from Headquarters of Aldar
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Rooms: 164
The Staybridge Yas Island's air-conditioned accommodation has large windows and white linens on the plush beds. They all come with a fully equipped … More: photo, rates and booking
Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel

Located in 4 km from Headquarters of Aldar
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Rooms: 499
The Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel's stylish rooms feature an LCD TV, iPod docking station and floor-to-ceiling windows. Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel's … More: photo, rates and booking
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa

Located in 5 km from Headquarters of Aldar
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Rooms: 172

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Top destination around Headquarters of Aldar - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is one of the world's largest oil production centers. There is an oil exhibition near National University. The exhibition is devoted to the development of the industry. Travellers are also recommended to visit Historical Museum, the exhibition of which includes ancient manuscripts and documents older than one hundred years. Tourists with children should definitely visit the local zoo, and make a walk through beautiful Ain Fayyad Park, which is decorated with amazing fountains and statues. Central Market can be also called the local place of interest as this is the place where you can purchase wide range of products, from jewelry and perfume to household appliances and toys. The shopping complex is the location of more than four hundred pavilions, each of which offers a certain type of goods.

An Nasr Street is the best place for gifts as you will find best souvenir shops there. If you want to buy an authentic oriental rug in the memory of your trip, the best place for this kind of purchase will be the local Carpet market. Fans of walking usually consider Corniche Road is the best place of rest. There is nothing strange in this as the street looks more like a huge park. The length of the embankment estimates 10 kilometers and it is decorated with exotic plants, fragrant flower beds and beautiful fountains.
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