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Set to Reopen on August 4 - Yas Waterworld

With comprehensive health and safety measures in place, the World’s Leading Water Park is poised to reopen its doors to guests

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 1 August 2020: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, the World’s Leading Water Park is poised to reopen its doors on Tuesday August 4 2020. As a token of appreciation, the waterpark will exclusively welcome back annual passholders with valid online bookings on Monday August 3 2020, while observing the stringent precautionary measures that have been put into place to ensure a safe and enjoyable water adventure for all. These measures include mandatory online booking for all guests including Annual Passholders to ensure that the limited capacity of 30% is adhered to, thermal screening cameras, safe distance markers at all rides and outlets, contactless payments, modified ride capacity as well as modified dining and shopping experiences. To ensure guest comfort, all retail and dining outlets will undergo extensive cleaning and sanitizing at regular intervals throughout the day. With all the necessary precautions taken, guests can once again enjoy unforgettable adventures at the world’s only Emirati-themed waterpark.

In anticipation of the re-opening, Leander De Wit, General Manager of Yas Waterworld said, “It brings me great pleasure to announce the re-opening of Yas Waterworld – we are thrilled to welcome back our guests who have waited patiently for the return of water’s greatest playground.”

De Wit added, “We would like to reassure our guests and staff that their health and safety remain our top priority and for this reason, comprehensive precautionary measures will be diligently implemented across Yas Waterworld. We’re excited to be able to deliver a safe and enjoyable waterpark experience to all returning guests this summer.”

Guests are encouraged to play their part in these safety measures by wearing face masks, adhering to social distancing, sanitizing hands regularly and choosing contactless payment at all outlets. Guest services attendants will be stationed throughout the park to assist guests and answer any questions.

The waterpark’s reopening marks the return of all Yas Theme Parks and attractions, including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi and CLYMB Abu Dhabi, as all three attractions reopened their doors to guests.

Yas Waterworld will open every day from 1PM to 10PM. Every Monday and Thursday will be reserved for Ladies, with the first ladies day taking place on Thursday August 6 2020. More information is available at:


About Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi:

Located in Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld is a one-of-a-kind waterpark that draws inspiration from the UAE’s pearl diving heritage offering families fun-packed adventures, the warmest welcome, and the most engaging themed experience.

Home to more than 40 exhilarating rides, slides and attractions, and a diversity of seasonal events and shows, guests of Yas Waterworld can enjoy the chance to create new memories with every visit.

Yas Waterworld took home the World’s Leading Waterpark award for the second year running by the prestigious World Travel Awards™ and was recognized as the Middle East’s Leading Waterpark in 2019 by the World Travel Awards as well.  Additionally, Yas Waterworld was also recognized as Best Water Park by the MENALAC awards 2019 and recently took home a Guinness World Record for The Most Nationalities in a Swimming Pool in April 2019. Garnering two awards by the World Waterpark Association, the waterpark won the Leading Social Media Campaign/Activation for the Neon Nights Closing Party Campaign and the Leading Promotional Campaign for ‘’Water You Waiting For’’ Annual Pass Campaign. That’s not all, Yas Waterworld won Favorite Attraction at the What’s On Awards and was named the World’s Leading Waterpark in 2019 by the World Travel Awards.

Considered the pearl of Yas Island, the UAE’s premium leisure and entertainment destination, Yas Waterworld combines fun aquatic adventures with local personality to provide guests with an experience unlike anything else.

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