Desert Islands Resort and Spa by Anantara - an island retreat with something for everybody
Situated on Sir Bani Yas Island, the five-star award-winning Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara is a great place to unwind after a day full of adventure and exploration on the island.
The hotel offers 64 rooms, suites and beach villas. These stylish rooms provide luxury accommodation for honeymooners, desert explorers and family holiday makers alike.
The rooms are spacious, decorated in local fabrics and feature authentic pieces of Middle Eastern art, along with a large balcony or terrace. There is a fully-equipped gym and an infinity pool with panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf.
Guests at the can enjoy dining at its signature seafood restaurant, Samak ,plus international cuisine at its all day dining venue, alternatively guests can take the opportunity to experience other unique dining experiences nearby; Olio at Al Yamm Villa Resort, Savannah Grill and Lounge at Al Sahel Villa Resort, or Amwaj At Desert Islands Watersports Centre.
The Desert Islands Resort & Spa also offers a dedicated conference centre with magnificent water-front views and the capacity to welcome up to 540 guests.
The island, being a nature and wildlife reserve, offers visitors a number of leisure activities such as snorkelling, guided nature walks, and bird watching, in addition to scuba diving, deep sea fishing and sailing. One of the popular activities on the island is the Nature & Wildlife Drive through the Arabian Wildlife Park where guests can spot gazelles, oryx, antelopes, cheetahs, hyenas, ostriches and giraffes.
Guests of the island can fly from Abu Dhabi or Dubai with a flight duration of 25 minutes and 60 minutes respectively, alternatively the resort can be reached by driving plus a short boat ride.
Key details at a glance:
- 64 luxurious and spacious rooms and suites
- Infinity-edge swimming pool
- Signature Anantara Spa and gym
- Teens' & Children's Clubs
- Dining venues plus lounge and pool bar
- Adventure-based activities include wildlife drives, kayaking, hiking, mountain biking, archery, snorkelling, guided nature walks, bird watching, scuba diving, deep sea fishing and sailing
- Desert Islands Conference Centre
- Flights available from Dubai and Abu Dhabi
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