Snorkeling the newly formed reef system in the calm waters
The 135-minute Sands of Time treatment at the spa, done with a sand compress
All rooms have a view of the Arabian Sea
Getting acquainted with the world’s largest herd of endangered Arabian oryx
What To Know
A 10 percent service charge and a 6 percent tourism fee will be collected by the hotel at check in
Once you reach the mainland of Sir Bani Yas jetty, you'll take a free 20-minute boat ride to the hotel; contact the hotel directly for transfer times
Activities and dining options are confined to those at the resort
During summer temps reach 130?, and the seawater is exceptionally hot
The hotel is not gay-friendly and public displays of affection are frowned upon
Alcohol is illegal outside the hotel bar area
All activities on the island must be arranged through the resort
The resort is the destination, so it’s not easy to come and go to/from the mainland
Guests must purchase a compulsory gala dinner on December 31; please see the details section for further information
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With a stay at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa in Sir Bani Yas Island (Western Abu Dhabi Emirate), you'll be convenient to Sir Bani Yas Island Beach. This 5-star hotel is within the region of Arabian Wildlife Park and Sir Bani Yas Island Pier.
Make yourself at home in one of the 64 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Satellite programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers body treatments and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a steam room. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.
Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. Breakfast is available for a fee.
Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and meeting rooms.
Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa
Sir Bani Yas Island
Sir Bani Yas Island, United Arab Emirates
How to Get There
Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH): Approximate distance to Desert Islands Resort and Spa is 250 km.