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Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   P.O. Box 12452, Al Ruwais, Sir Bani Yas Island 00945, United Arab Emirates
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The island Sir Bani Yas really allows for cooler and fresher air, a feeling of detachment and a far away from real life - with all the amenities of a 5-star resort. Really friendly staff, great food, beautiful pool, delicious beds, and the ocean right before you, with wildlife and good trips at your back. Well done.

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GM-Anantara-SBY, General Manager at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest It is really wonderful to receive such a review which certainly indicates that everything was perfect. We would be thrilled welcome you back so that you may have another truly memorable stay. Thank you again and our best regards Mark Eletr Cluster General Manager Anantara Sir Bani Yas Resorts More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were 2 families traveling together, we were extremely impressed by the SERVICE. We had connecting rooms. The staff was super friendly. The only downside, is the "safari"...my kids were expecting a bit more interaction with the animals, but it became a bit boring at the end. Great for a "retreat" from the busy life of the city...

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Dear fatouha Thank you very much for taking the time to share this excellent review and to especially note the quality of the service experience you received from us. We do try to distance ourselves from being petting zoo, this is very wild and natural environment for the animals to live in and we have a very strict mandate that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is lovely however the kids club is stated to be age 4+ but looks more like a nursery room for less than fours. Also, activites are aimed at 8 and above so my 6 year old was disappointed when he was tld he couldn't go kayaking. Other than that I would gladly return. We had a very relaxed... More 

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GM-Anantara-SBY, General Manager at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Christian Thank you so much for this overall very positive review, we're very pleased that you have taken the time to share your comments and also for your gracious and constructive feedback. You will be very pleased to know that we are currently working towards a number of exciting and adventurous options for the preteens. I hope that with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the chance to visit this beautiful property during valentine's weekend, and it was the perfect getaway for my husband and myself. Beautifully secluded from the busy city, it exceeded our expectations of our little staycay weekend. A definite go to place even for a day!

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GM-Anantara-SBY, General Manager at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Prima C Thank you very much for taking time to share this wonderful feedback. We are very pleased that you chose to share your special valentines weekend with us and that you had such a memorable time. We hope to welcome you back when you next need a break from a busy city life. Best Regards Mark Eletr Cluster... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great resort with a nice ambience and plenty of activities available. Nice heated pool, good food and a nice spa. Bit of a boring drive trying to get there. Rooms are pricey but you relaise what you are paying for once you get there. Enjoyed cocktails at the pool bar and all other meals at the various restaurants. A typically... More 

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GM-Anantara-SBY, General Manager at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Punaal Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback and to share this lovely review. We're thrilled to learn that you had such a wonderful time, you might also like to know that on your next trip you could avoid the drive by flying to us directly from Dubai or Abu Dhabi with Rotana jet.... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome location, friendly staff, activity centre is awesome...The wildlife drive is mind blowing. The checkin was managed well however the challenge for the staff is to manage checkins for batches of guests coming in together.

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Dear absht Thank you very much for this very positive review, we're grateful that you have taken the time to share this feedback which shows that you all had such a wonderful time. We surely hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards Mark Eletr Cluster General Manager Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely must visit, it is a dream location in the emirates. relaxing, very good food, amazing activities beyond expectations. no cars no voices just beautiful scenes . a walk on the beach after a good meal would be nice

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Dear Fmekk, Thank you very much, the team is thrilled to learn that you had such a fantastic time and that you have shared your comments with everyone. Sir Bani Yas is such a unique and amazing place and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards Mark Eletr Cluster General Manager Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this hotel was right on the beach not so good for swimming,had a infinity pool which was lovely and warm.the hotel was full of interesting local arts and artefacts. We had a half board deal, that worked very well,we could eat in all the restaurants, the food was very good.The room was large, overlooking the pool and sea very comfortable.... More 

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Dear margwilson2, Thank you very much for this excellent review, we're so pleased to learn that you had such a wonderful and memorable time. We certainly hope to welcome you again soon. Best Regards Mark Eletr Cluster General Manager Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the place , very romantic place to stay and relax, at the same time you can do alot of activities like Safari and ather activists . I love the beach and the cleanup of overall the island and the quality of the experience to stay and the enjoyment weather.

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Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this excellent review, we sincerely hope to be able to welcome you back soon. Best Regards Mark Eletr Cluster General Manager Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts More 

Riyadh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must visit place!!! perhaps one of the very few places in middle east which offers a veriety of desert activities and water sports. Set away from city life, the island is so peaceful with no traffic and no city life yet you never get bored. Wildlife safari and wadi walk are a must to do. The colorful stones on the... More 

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Dear snaseem, Thank you very much for this truly wonderful review. We are thrilled to learn that every element of your experience was wonderful and that you not only enjoyed our heartfelt service and hospitality but that you loved the amazing landscape of this island. The associates you have mentioned will receive special recognition for their efforts. Thank you again... More 

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Address: P.O. Box 12452, Al Ruwais, Sir Bani Yas Island 00945, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Sir Bani Yas Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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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