Abu Dhabi Corniche is one of the most sought after places to live in Abu Dhabi, offering luxury apartments close to the beach. Abu Dhabi Corniche Area is known to be one of the few areas that offer waterfront living in residential towers. The area is close to the popular Corniche Road, which is considered one of the most visited tourist areas in Abu Dhabi. The Corniche is 8 km long, and includes children’s play areas, separate cycle and pedestrian pathways, restaurants, cafés and the Corniche Beach. Marina Mall is located across from the Corniche and can be accessed using a narrow breakwater road. At Marina Mall, the UAE flag is hoisted and holds the record for being one of the tallest flagpoles in the world. Lulu Island from the Corniche Lulu Island is a tiny reclaimed island located about a kilometer from the corniche and the Emirates Palace Hotel is at the southern end. There are a number of skyscrapers at the northern end, with newer taller skyscrapers being built on the southern end.