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    Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

    Dubai - Al Ain Rd | Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Murqquab, United Arab Emirates
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good6%
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    “al maha” (483 reviews)
    “private pool” (173 reviews)
    “camel ride” (128 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed 4 nights at the Al Maha. One of the best stays we ever had in the last 20 years. Best location, best service (highly professional, but never too much), high level of awareness and very natural behaviour of staff. We would like to...More

    Thank Nina1968
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We are spg platinum and have stayed in amazing places all over the world . It has the same feel as an Explora lodge in Chili , where you integrate with nature . Activities of your choice throughout the day are included with the stay...More

    Thank Jomit
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Location: It's about 1 hr outside Dubai with a 15 minute drive down a long sandy/dirt road. That's what makes this place magical. Rooms: Every room is a large suite, even the smallest. Some of the nicest rooms I've ever stayed in. Club Access: N/A,...More

    Thank Josh B
    Response from Chantal N, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Josh, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Second visit, 12 years later and still going strong. Amazing tents with true privacy and reasonably sized pools (not those ‘plunge pools’). Amazing landscape, great service and stunning food! The rooms have been ‘updated’ but that refers only to the pool deck which has been...More

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    Response from Chantal N, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Georg, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    After a 3 plus week trip to Australia this was the R and R before returning to reality. It's over an hours drive from Dubai Airport. Having turned of the main road there is the occasional slight barrier of blown sand before you arrive. You...More

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    Response from Chantal N, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Wylie, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your...More

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    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $1,013 - $2,638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Location
    • United Arab Emirates >
    • Emirate of Dubai >
    • Murqquab
    • Also Known As
    • Al Maha Desert Hotel Dubai ,
    • Al Maha Desert Dubai ,
    • Al Maha Desert Resort ,
    • Al Maha Resort
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    Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Angela We go once or twice a year to the Al Maha. But we avoid to visit it in the first three months of the year. The temperatures are around 20 to 22 degrees and it can be quite cold in the nights. We prefer it when... More
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    Response from CityTrip72 | Reviewed this property |
    Both is easy - by car or taxi. Maybe around 30-40 min from airport Dubai. I could imagine that Al Maha even offers an individual transfer. Best to directly check with the resort.
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