When you first set your eyes on Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, it's as if you've been transported to a mythical realm. This luxurious resort, reminiscent of a traditional Bedouin village, is a hidden gem nestled among the majestic, rolling dunes of the Rub Al Khali, the world's largest uninterrupted sand desert. Even though it's approximately 75 miles from Abu Dhabi Airport, the journey to this opulent paradise is an experience in itself. The lantern-lined path leading to the valet parking bay sets the stage for the enchantment that awaits, a magic that unfolds in the breathtaking lobby and permeates every corner of this 190,000-acre haven. Our founder, Roxy Robinson, recently experienced the enchantment of this resort and fell head over heels in love with its allure.
A Desert Oasis Awaits: The Rooms
With a total of 205 accommodations, including 140 rooms, 14 suites, and 52 pool villas, Qasr al Sarab ensures that guests have a wide array of choices for their retreat. The rooms are designed with spaciousness in mind and come with gardens, balconies, or terraces. The suites, even more expansive, offer an even greater sense of luxury, while the pool villas grant the ultimate indulgence with private pools. The décor throughout resonates with subtle earthy tones and contemporary Islamic-inspired furnishings, creating a harmonious blend of tradition and modernity. The bathrooms are equally lavish, featuring dual vanities and oversized soaking tubs that beckon you to unwind in style.
The Delightful Details: Amenities and Services
Every detail at Qasr al Sarab is meticulously curated to cater to your every need. The resort welcomes you with a complimentary fruit platter upon arrival, a thoughtful gesture that sets the tone for your stay. Unique to this desert oasis, you'll find a soap menu that adds an extra touch of luxury to your experience. And in the heart of the desert, don't worry about being disconnected – the resort offers free and fast Wi-Fi coverage across its vast 190,000-acre expanse.
A Culinary Journey Beyond Imagination
Dining at Qasr al Sarab is a journey in itself. At Al Falaj, a Bedouin-style desert camp, you can savor a captivating dinner under the starlit desert sky, an experience unlike any other. Suhail, the rooftop restaurant, offers a diverse menu of international cuisine. Ghadeer, a casual poolside option, is perfect for sundowners, while breakfast at Al Waha provides an expansive array of culinary delights, from Arabic specialties to fresh fruits, pastries, and more.
Impeccable Service and Memorable Experiences
The service at Qasr al Sarab is exceptional, with friendly and engaging staff who go the extra mile to make your stay unforgettable. Whether you're embarking on a desert adventure or simply seeking relaxation by the pool, the resort offers an array of activities, from guided night walks to falcon shows.
For Whom Does This Oasis Beckon?
Qasr al Sarab caters to a diverse range of travelers, from nature enthusiasts captivated by the expansive desert landscape to couples seeking a romantic getaway. Solo travelers and families with young children are also welcomed with open arms.
An Oasis Within an Oasis
Nestled amidst lush palm trees, the outdoor pool provides a refreshing retreat in the heart of the desert. Families are well-catered for with a shaded kids' pool and a kids' club. The Anantara Spa is a sanctuary of tranquility with a wide range of treatments and massage beds overlooking the mesmerizing dunes. Your desert experience isn't complete without trying guided night walks or enjoying the spectacle of a falcon show.
The Ultimate Desert Getaway
In conclusion, Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara is more than a resort; it's a magnificent oasis in the heart of the world's largest sand desert. Here, you'll find unparalleled luxury, an awe-inspiring landscape, and a deep immersion into the rich culture of the Arabian desert. For the experience of a lifetime, contact us and discover the exclusive deals waiting for you in this extraordinary desert haven.