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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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

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

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...

Mumbai
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Absolutely no complaints. Top class property. Top class food. Alcohol not expensive. A must stay during a visit to Dubai. We did the dune bashing and the falconry. Very good. Very professional and knowledgeable staff. Great rooms.

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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 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 hope...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2012

There will be numerous reviews on Trip Advisor for this resort describing this place as "Paradise". An over used term and one which I like to leave for the divine promised land we have visioned in our minds when the journey in this life ends. However the Al Maha resort is absolutely MAJESTIC, set in the Arabian Desert one truly...

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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. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors especially Pani whose efforts were much appreciated. Guest satisfaction is our...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Since our first stay in 1999 - when the resort first opened its doors - we have spent in total about one year at Al Maha and our last one month stay in October 2012 again was absolutely excellent ! We cannot express enough our positive feelings about this resort, which offers top-quality at all levels. Of course we do...

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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 out your precious time and writing on tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding...

Christchurch, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We stayed at the Al Maha 13 years ago when it had just opened, and re-visited it again last week. This hotel goes from strength to strength. It was perfect all those years ago and is still one of the most beautiful places to visit. The service is delightful - the food excellent - the rooms a sheer delight -...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your valuable time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We would like to take this opportunity and thank you for revisiting us after 13 years and Team Al Maha is proud to keep up with your expectations. Guest satisfaction is our main goal and...

Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2012

This must be at least our tenth stay at Al Maha and we will be back again. The service you receive at this resort and spa cannot in our opinion be bettered. Nothing, and I mean nothing, is ever too much trouble. The Al Diwaan restaurant is something special and again the service and quality of food is fantastic. Executive...

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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. We are pleased to learn that you had an enjoyable and a relaxing stay with us. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha and it rewarding to learn that we have achieved this during all...

Oundle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2012

If I could only ever stay at one resort, this would be the one. My husband and I have been four times and are planning another trip in 2013. It never fails to please in every respect. If you want total anonymity, this is the place for you. You do as little or as much as you want and slip...

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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. We are pleased to learn that you had an enjoyable and a relaxing stay with us again. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha and it is rewarding to learn that we have achieved this...

Windermere
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We are still at Al Maha with 2 more days to go out of our 6 here. It is easy to run out of superlatives when describing the Al Maha experience . We think that the reports here fully sum up how amazing it is & this place is unlike anything we have experienced before. Sumptuous rooms, wonderful food at...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your precious time and posting your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort, we are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to keep up with your expectations. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2012

I'm currently staying at the Al Maha Desert with my girlfriend, and I'm so happy that I just had to share this brief review with you. The place is paradise, a desert oasis that has succeeded all my expectations. It would be fair to say I'm a bit of holiday/hotel snob. I always look for the best resorts and locations,...

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Dear Guest, We are thrilled to learn that you have enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for writing such a constructive review on tripadvisor while being at the resort itself. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us, and would like to thank you for all...

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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: $1,106 - $2,843 (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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Al Maha Desert Resort
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“I feel that any room would be good, but we noticed that some had less interesting views than ours”
 of 5 bubbles valeriep446, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Some of the rooms' plunge-pools can be overlooked, so we suggest that you make sure that you are allocated a screened Suite.”
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“All are good”
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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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