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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 13 August 2015

From the first class unobtrusive service by the staff to the view and the game drive this was a 5 star experience. On arrival you are greeted by warm and friendly staff and enter a very tastefully decorated hotel without the excessive opulence typical to the UAE. At all times the staff where happy to assist and no request seemed...

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Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

i liked place , relaxation,enjoying ,laughing , smell fresh air ( only windy ones 😉) , amazing view , everything wonderful Plus plus they have very very awesome staff especially #mahmoud our guide , andrew , rafii nd um afraid to forget others but really they were very kind Everyone live in Dubai should try this experience at ziz perfect...

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Thank Ahmed H
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Really one of best camping i ever had.. i recommend it to everyone Lots of activity camp, babrque ,fire gathering and non forgetable mountain bikking and special thanks to our knowledgable tour guide mahmoud and all stuff there.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island offers now the possibility to camp in the Park- and we were the first who made these amazing experience!! Mountain biking with our Tour Guide Mahmoud, a cozy BBQ, a Safari and a guided Night walk was just a small part of the activities what Anantara offers...... Tents, all the equipment, clean facilities and showers...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We spent there 2 days - camping among the wild nature ! Special thanks to Mahmoud - our tour guide:mountain biking, fire gathering and BBQ were really great!!! The place is awesome : many stars on the sky, silence and just nature sounds , light night wind whisper - the best shelter from stress and possibility to see the beauty...

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Dubai
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Beautiful place to stay. A long drive from Dubai but worth it. The staff go out of their way to help you in any way and to make you feel at home. Friendly,Quiet & Relaxing. Loved the Wild Life drive..

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Thank Maria R
Reviewed 8 August 2015

One of my best memories in UAE ! Stayed here for the weekend, my trip was perfect from the beginning till the end. A big thanks to all the staff who was very friendly and smiling all the time ! And especially to Maria, Dennis, Haleem and Youness who did a really great job ! It's an unique experience and...

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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

I had such an amazing time Ana loads of fun, lots of Activities and things to do, camping and mountain biking Ana Safari and barbecue and awesome breakfast Uhhhh, can't wait for my second one Will def be back by the mid of November Thank for all the crew who did a lot of effort to make it that awesome

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Thank Mostafa M
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 7 August 2015

I have just stayed at the Desert Islands Resort and I must say that was one of the most enjoyable holidays I have ever had. This hotel is a hidden gem. The atmosphere is very relaxing and its location on the most northern tip of the island allows for amazing expanding views of the Gulf. I really recommend doing some...

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Thank J_Cabecas
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

We're still staying here but I couldn't wait to write my feedback as I am extremely happy with the property! Special shoutout to Chill of front desk for being so friendly and helpful upon our arrival. The resort is just amazing specially for couples who are looking for a quiet and romantic getaway. There's tons of things to do in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With 64 luxuriously appointed rooms, suites, spacious one-bedroom villas and truly luxurious two-bedroom Royal Villas, Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara invites you to live out your own Arabian nights in a destination that is anything but ordinary. 240km from Abu Dhabi City and just eight kilometers off the Abu Dhabi emirate’s western coastline, the island beckons with a mystique that is worlds away from the hustle and bustle of modern urban life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Address: P.O. Box 12452, Al Ruwais, Sir Bani Yas Island 00945, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Sir Bani Yas Island
Price Range: $335 - $715 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Desert Islands Resort And Spa By Anantara
Desert Islands Resort & Spa By Anantara Hotel Sir Bani Yas Island
Desert Islands Hotel
Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa Emirate Of Abu Dhabi/Sir Bani Yas Island
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“The room is not so relevant, don't come here to spend time in the rooms, get yourself out and around the island.”
 of 5 bubbles alimG2657IX, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Premium rooms are very large and with good sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles 121partham, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you need anything, just phone reception and they'll make sure you have it ”
 of 5 bubbles mandyelizabeths2016, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were lucky to get 4th floor room with pool and sea views as it was a quiet period -request if you can. ”
 of 5 bubbles 456sarahd, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for sea view hotel while booking itself. Prefer room on Level 3 and 4 to get good view.”
 of 5 bubbles DivyaSuresh, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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