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Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara

Set on the island haven of Sir Bani Yas, just 8 km off the coast of Jabel Dhanna, Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara offers intrepid travellers an unforgettable escape amid the glittering waters of the Arabian Gulf. The resort is about 250 kilometers from the Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara


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At Al Shams, we invite you to all-day dine in comfort. Snack on mezze without ever leaving your poolside lounger, or head into the air-conditioned cool of the restaurant.


Wander down the beach to a rustic seafood restaurant in Abu Dhabi overlooking the Gulf. Here, the catch of the day as well as imported delicacies are presented with flair in a number of styles. Dine on grilled lobster and spicy fish curries.

Choose a fine wine from the cellar. On cooler nights a bonfire is lit on the beach, perfect for informal gatherings.

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Dining by Design brings the unique beauty of our island to life with culinary journeys for two. Dine Bedouin-style, reclining on majlis seating by an open fire. Savour grilled meats and mezze prepared by your personal chef and served by your

butler. Unwind with shisha, dates and Arabic coffee under a blanket of stars. 


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The two-storey Palm is located in the heart of the resort, and offers the perfect way to start your day. An extensive buffet offers breakfast delights from around the world, as well as Middle Eastern favourites. Wake up with aromatic Arabic c



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Pool Access Room

Step out onto a private terrace, surrounded by lush tropical island gardens and only a few skips from the white sand beaches of your very own Desert Island.

Pool Access Rooms wrap you in 52 square metres of airy comfort, with king or twin-sized beds.Pool Access Rooms is a private ground-floor terrace, offering direct access to the resort tranquil garden and pool.
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Deluxe Sea View Room

Views over turquoise seas and white sand beaches. The luxurious touch of Egyptian cotton.

Warm island sun and cool hardwood furnishings.The 29 Deluxe Rooms at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara are designed to surround our guests with the beauty of this Middle Eastern island gem in all its splendour.Featuring either a plush king-sized bed or twin doubles, all Deluxe Rooms are situated on an upper floor and offer views over the surrounding seas from a private balcony.
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Premier Sea View Room

Located on the highest floor of the hotel, these spacious and luxuriously appointed rooms have uninterrupted views of the tranquil ocean.

Features include king or twin beds, private balcony or terrace, rich décor, rain showers, tea and coffee making facility and espresso machine.

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  • Mini-bar
  • In-room safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron & ironing board


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Following the direction of government authorities and as part of their commitment to the health and safety of guests, hotels globally may not be operating with buffet service in restaurants ( for breakfast / lunch or dinner ) in strict accordance with health and safety guidelines and instead offer an a la carte option / in room dining. A selection of restaurants and bars may not be operational during your stay and this is subject to change on a regular basis.

Also, pool / gym / spa / lounge / kid's club, might not be operational in few hotels / destinations. For most updated information please visit hotel website.

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