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Anantara Spa at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort

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Fabulous setting, fabulous hotel, fabulous staff

We spent 2 nights here for our 49th wedding anniversary. Had a great room with a terrace that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harlow, United Kingdom
Some improvements to be made for price tag

Let's start with the positives. The resort is an oasis in the middle of the desert, super relaxed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Anantara Spa, set amidst the peaceful red dunes of Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort, a true oasis within the desert where all your needs are met. Consisting of 5 spa suites inclusive of four couple's suites and 1 Hammam, Anantara Spa provides a variety...more
1 Qasr al Sarab Road, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 886 2088
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 nights here for our 49th wedding anniversary. Had a great room with a terrace that could have seated 20 people! The room was clean and cool and the bathroom had a bath the size of a plunge pool. The big plus of...More

1  Thank GillyT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let's start with the positives. The resort is an oasis in the middle of the desert, super relaxed Arabian vibe. The rooms are beautiful and really spacious with a lovely private terrace. The breakfast was superb, there was a selection for everyone and the dining...More

Thank OrlaA14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like the Rest of this beautiful Hotel the Spa is Perfect too. Apart from the Spa with Massage and beauty treatments, you can find a really good workout Center with modern equipment and Perfect Service. You can either have your training or ask for a...More

Thank Verena S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Had an amazing holiday at Qasr Al Sarab. Its a long and beautiful drive and at times I did feel if the driver really knew where we were going. And then suddenly you see this huge resort in the middle of the desert. It feels...More

Thank TravellerSujo
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and my husband have just come back from a short break at Anantara Spa at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort. The staff are an absolute credit to this hotel. Nothing is too much trouble. Around the pool the "sunshine butlers" offer cucumber slices for...More

2  Thank Julia M
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I believe I can say I’ve had my fair share of hotel stays ranging from 3* to 5* both internationally and in UAE - where I’ve lived for the last 10years part of which I worked in the hospitality industry. My husband surprisd me for...More

Thank TravellingGemini
Reviewed 17 June 2018

You would have to see it to believe it exists. The hotel appears out of the desert but looks like it belongs there. Fantastic rooms, service, activities and food. Bit of a long drive to get there but well worth it. Would have loved to...More

1  Thank activitaif
Reviewed 6 May 2018

My husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary in this hotel and it truly was an amazing luxury escape in the magnificent desert. The staff are so friendly, attentive and upholds to the real Arabian hospitality. We were upgraded to a beautiful and spacious room....More

Thank hinda A
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This place hit all the right notes for me: * Convenient: Less than 3 hr drive from a direct flight from home * Amazing location & magical landscape: You know this is an interesting stay starting from the 15km drive in from the gate with...More

Thank Anilegna
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The setting for this place is enough to make anyone's bucket list! Absolutely second to none as you drive the 12km from the front gate admiring nothing but endless sand dunes in various different tones and shapes. The views are breath-taking! We then arrived at...More

1  Thank Ben M
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Juliet B
16 December 2017|
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Response from S A | Reviewed this property |
Hello No worries eventhough you are in the middle of the desert the Hotel can provide you with adaptors of all sorts. Have a great stay
belal h
22 December 2016|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's free and as per other's have said, it's valet service.
5 November 2016|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
From memory, I think the camel tour was around 225 dhirams.