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Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a once-in-a-lifetime, bucket list kind of place. It's hard to find enough superlatives to describe this incredible resort. Surrounded by the Arabian Desert, you'd be hard pressed to find so much greenery anywhere. If you look at a photo of the pool area,...More

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Response from AQASGM, General Manager at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by AnantaraResponded 2 days ago

Dear hyslopc, Thank you very much for posting your review. I truly appreciate that you recommend QAS to all travellers. More importantly, we are delighted to hear that your 2 night stay in Deluxe Garden Room has been magnificent experience. Please be assured that such...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is located close to two hours from Abu Dhabi Airport and only about 20 miles from the Saudi Arabian border. The hotel car picked us up from the Abu Dhabi Airport and returned us to central Abu Dhabi. Everything worked like clockwork. Our...More

1  Thank semsemsemsem
Response from AQASGM, General Manager at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by AnantaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear semsemsemsem, Thank you for taking time to write a very detailed outline of your recent stay with us here at QAS. We are glad you enjoyed your room and were able to appreciate our magnificent views. We take great pride in our quality of...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Do not leave your car in valet parking here. My car was returned with a dent and metallic grey paint on the white door. When challenged the response was " we have CCTV which we will check to prove that the hotel staff did not...More

1  Thank Daren M
Reviewed 5 days ago

There were a few problems! Our family travelled with my brothers' family who live in Abu Dhabi. There is a problem with the GPS and we were taken on a FOUR hour detour! (I hear this has happened to others, so heads up would be...More

Thank tourtheworld-74
Response from AQASGM, General Manager at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by AnantaraResponded 2 days ago

I truly appreciate you taking the time to write your review. Despite your travel difficulty to QAS, we are happy that your experience has been amazing. Our pool villa is always popular with guests of all ages who are looking for a unique experience and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Resort like a castle in the middle of the desert with wonderful views from everywhere. Outstanding service, comfort and design. Book to the Arabian restaurant for an evening The swimming pool is better for family than for romantic couples If you want to do an...More

Thank Fabrice R
Response from AQASGM, General Manager at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by AnantaraResponded 3 days ago

Dear Fabrice, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on tripadvisor. I am personally delighted to know that you are impressed with the resort setting and the outstanding service. Yes, we highly recommend to book your activities in advance to secure...More

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Travelers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Price range
$282 - $1,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Price range
$282 - $1,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Response from Kosta_Elena | Reviewed this property |
At the time we were there the night temperatures were around 18C. I am guessing it is colder now. Search the web for Liwa ABU DHABI weather and you will get an idea. To be on the safe side bring along a sweater. I hope this... More
December 14, 2017|
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Response from Louise M | Reviewed this property |
Mid March is starting to warm up, it will be warm but manageable. As for haze and sand storms, it’s just up to Mother Nature! I’ve lived in Dubai 3 years and only experienced a few big sandstorms, but, the photos I’ve taken... More
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