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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$1,582*
US$766*
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US$764*
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2012

Peace and relaxation. Two nights. Beautiful surroundings and oh so quiet apart from the bird song. Our suite number 28 with plunge pool. Sheets delicious, wish I had book an extra night. Staff outstanding, your wish is their command! Fabulous facial by Christina and excellent arm massage because I didn't want head massage. If you are lucky enough to stay...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. Once again we thank you for your valuable time taken...

London
Reviewed 25 December 2012

I picked to stay at Al Maha as I wanted to see what all the fuss was about seeing as so many fellow tripadvisor contributors rated it highly. It was indeed a first class experience. There cannot be many places in the world where you can float in your own private pool (naked) in front of a luxurious tent and...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your precious time and posting a review on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha. We are pleased to learn that you had an enjoyable and a relaxing stay with us. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha and it rewarding to learn that we have achieved this during all...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 17 December 2012

Al Maha is an amazing wildlife sanctuary and spa. It was so amazing to see all the gazelles wandering around in close proximity to the premises. The spa services and amenities were fabulous. The Al Maha experience was certainly a great value for the money. What a fabulous experience!

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Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here on Tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it...

Missouri
Reviewed 13 December 2012

The place is beyond compare. The suites are wonderful, the staff warm and welcoming, and the food amazing. In fact, this is the nicest bedding I have encountered in any hotel anywhere. I think this resort would please just about anyone. It was five star in every way (including the price). There are a few nuances that I will mention,...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. We have noted your concerns and please be assured that...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2012

No matter what you may have seen or read about this resort is exceeded by what you'll see and experience as a privileged guest. We had the good fortune to stay there last week for 3 nights. Really, the photos and videos you may have seen don't do justice to the experience. Our "Bedouin suite" was exquisite. The pool was...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your valuable time to post your review on tripadvisor and for choosing Al Maha Desert Resort for your recent stay. Guest satisfaction is our main goal and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. Team Al Maha is proud to keep up with your expectations. Thank you...

London, England
Reviewed 7 December 2012

We went to Al Maha for one far-too-short night and day, but I'm very glad we did. The desert setting is beautiful - a little less cartoonishly perfect than the dunes in which Qasr Al Sarab sits, but perhaps more welcoming since there's more vegetation and many more animals to see. The room (the basic "Bedouin suite") was lovely and...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed the private Bedouin suites, the service, the restaurant and especially the food. We will ensure that your kind compliments reach out to all ambassadors especially Bablu. We...

Blantyre, Scotland
Reviewed 6 December 2012

I have read that this was the No.1 resort in Dubai and now I am happy to confirm it. From the moment we arrived the staff couldn't do enough. The standard of accommodation is first class and as for the food, all I would say is don't come here and expect to leave without gaining a few pounds in weight....

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your stay again with us and we are able to keep up with your expectations. We thank you for taking out your valuable time and posting such detailed review. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed the luxurious Suite and the meals at Al Diwan. Your compliments...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 December 2012

As soon as you approach the Maha resort gates you are escorted in 4x4s deeper into the desert. You start to feel that you are leaving the world behind, driving further into sand dunes you reach an oasis in the desert. Beautiful and spacious individual villas with your own outdoor pools overlooking the stunning desert (you might be so lucky...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your precious time and writing a review on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your recent stay with us. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. We would like to thank you for...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Very nice resort with excellent cuisine. The activities (camel riding, horseback riding, desert tour and falcony) were nice, but too short. I would have enjoyed it a bit more to have a 1001 night feelding like in Bab al Shams. The private pool was a wow. I recommend 2-3 nights to enjoy the place. the service was with the activities...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. We sincerely apologies for the inconvenience you experienced during your...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We've stayed at Al Maha for the last 2 years during June (we live in UAE so heat is bearable). This year it was lovely to be welcomed back with a bottle of bubbly in our room - nice touch. Nothing to add to all the positives...they are all correct and dont need repeating, but the only aspects I'd ask...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your views on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha Desert Resort. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for all the positive recommendations you have made. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused during your stay...

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Exclusive Hotel designed to resemble a traditional Bedouin encampment - Set within a 25-sq.-kilometer desert conservation reserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

Address: Dubai - Al Ain Rd | Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Murqquab, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Murqquab
Price Range: $895 - $2,908 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Al Maha Desert Hotel Dubai
Al Maha Desert Dubai
Al Maha Desert Resort
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“Definitely do teh dinner for two in the desert and the camel ride.....both a great”
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“suite 10 or 6 for Bedouin Suite, amazing view”
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“Watering hole view is the best”
776umarn, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are very private.”
sbarrow, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I feel that any room would be good, but we noticed that some had less interesting views than ours”
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