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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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Blantyre, Scotland
Reviewed 6 December 2012

I have read that this was the No.1 resort in Dubai and now I am happy to confirm it. From the moment we arrived the staff couldn't do enough. The standard of accommodation is first class and as for the food, all I would say is don't come here and expect to leave without gaining a few pounds in weight....

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your stay again with us and we are able to keep up with your expectations. We thank you for taking out your valuable time and posting such detailed review. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed the luxurious Suite and the meals at Al Diwan. Your compliments...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 December 2012

As soon as you approach the Maha resort gates you are escorted in 4x4s deeper into the desert. You start to feel that you are leaving the world behind, driving further into sand dunes you reach an oasis in the desert. Beautiful and spacious individual villas with your own outdoor pools overlooking the stunning desert (you might be so lucky...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your precious time and writing a review on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your recent stay with us. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. We would like to thank you for...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Very nice resort with excellent cuisine. The activities (camel riding, horseback riding, desert tour and falcony) were nice, but too short. I would have enjoyed it a bit more to have a 1001 night feelding like in Bab al Shams. The private pool was a wow. I recommend 2-3 nights to enjoy the place. the service was with the activities...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. We sincerely apologies for the inconvenience you experienced during your...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We've stayed at Al Maha for the last 2 years during June (we live in UAE so heat is bearable). This year it was lovely to be welcomed back with a bottle of bubbly in our room - nice touch. Nothing to add to all the positives...they are all correct and dont need repeating, but the only aspects I'd ask...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your views on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused during your stay...

indore
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We visited to Dubai for our winter break amidst Diwali hullaboo and stayed in Al Maha resort. We booked our package through Dubaionsale.com and got very cheap deal. The hotel was remarkable; it made our stay really a memorable experience. The hotel is nestled in a verdant palm oasis, deep within Dubai’s magical dune and desert landscape. Architecture and location-...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your valuable time and posting such through and constructive review on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha! A detailed review like yours is always helpful for us and others considering Al Maha for their forthcoming stays. We are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed the hotel facilities, activities and services....

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We have been several time there, but as we have always been spoiled by the perfection there, we were scared to be a bit disappointed as the managing company changed. Now this place, the best resort for us in all the middle east, is managed by luxury collection, and we have been amaze but the positive small differences which is...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and...

basildon
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We are staying at the Al Maha at present in suite 33, I have been to very nice places in this world, but this is fantastic, If you like food this is the place to come, it should have a Michelin Star, The staff are fantastic. The views are out of this world.

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Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here on Tripadvisor. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. We...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Absolutely the best resort I have ever been to. Miles of breathtaking desert. Super luxurious Bedouin style accommodation with a private pool and occasional visits by deer and oryx. Great staff. Fabulous food. And great desert experiences. We opted for the falconry and dune bashing. Both surpassed expectation. Definitely going back next year.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your precious time and posting a review on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. We would like to thank you for the recommendations you have made and we...

London
Reviewed 21 November 2012

We have just experienced a fabulous few days at Al Maha and would highly recommend it as a destination resort for those stopping for a few days in Dubai or as the start or end of your UAE holiday. Positives include: 1. Villa We were delighted to find our villa ready for us despite arriving early (about 10am). The villa...

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Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your very thorough review which is most helpful for us and everyone considering Al Maha for their upcoming travels. We appreciate your valuable time taken to write such detailed review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed the private Bedouin suites, the service, the restaurant, the activities and our fabulous staff....

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Hiya - I'm a journalist specializing in eco-travel, and just wrote the following review of the Al Maha Desert Resort: Dubai’s Al Maha Resort: green in the desert, part 2 ... Luxury Fit for a Green Sheikh Originally published at: http://greentravelerguides.com/2012/10/al-maha-green-resort-dubai/ +++ The towering skyscrapers of Dubai disappear behind me in a haze. The air smells and tastes of sand,...

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Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we are able to exceed your expectations. We thank you for taking out your valuable time and posting such detailed review, reviews like yours are most helpful for us and everyone considering Al Maha for their upcoming travels. We are pleased to learn that...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exclusive Hotel designed to resemble a traditional Bedouin encampment - Set within a 25-sq.-kilometer desert conservation reserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

Address: Dubai - Al Ain Rd | Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Murqquab, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Murqquab
Price Range: $1,091 - $4,916 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Room 19 was great”
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“All the rooms look equally good. If you prefer to walk get a room closer to clubhouse.”
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“Villa 7 has a large pool area and uninterrupted views”
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“Ask for a suite that has a clear desert view.”
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