Lonely Planet Writer

Abu Dhabi hotel claims world’s fastest Internet

The Jannah Burj Al Sarab hotel in Mina, Abu Dhabi,  is claiming to have the world’s fastest Internet speeds.

Abu Dhabi skyline.
Abu Dhabi skyline. Image by Guilhem Vellut / CC BY 2.0

Managers of the hotel report that after a system upgrade their Wifi boasts speeds of around 1.2 Gigabytes per second ranking them top on the website ‘hotel wifi test, a site that ranks the Internet speeds of hotels around the world. With the hotel’s Internet speeds at 270 Megabytes, even prior to the upgrade, the Jannah Burj Al Sarab was running Wifi speeds higher that the world’s average of 100-250 Megabytes.

Read more: thestar.com