Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa

Al Maha Desert Resort


Discover the way of the Bedouin without having to sacrifice sophisticated creature comforts: The extraordinarily luxurious Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa welcomes you to the Arabian Emirates!


Located at a mere 45 minutes’ drive from Dubai, the Al Maha Desert Resort is located right in the middle of the desert amidst a 25 square kilometres large nature reserve. The Al Maha offers an unrivalled combination of Arabian flair and elegant comforts!


Incidentally, the name Al Maha is derived from the read more » Arabian word for the stately Oryx Antelope, which is also represented in the luxury hotel’s logo. Exceptional in every sense, the Al Maha Desert Resort easily won a membership in the exclusive association Leading Small Hotels of the World.


And what is more, the Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa is the first ecologically friendly, low-impact hotel project staged in the Arabian Emirates. As such, it has already received numerous awards for its exemplary concept, refined ambience and superb service.


The Al Maha Desert Resort accommodates two so-called Majlis – the traditional Arabian rooms for supreme relaxation in a stylish ambience. Alternatively, settle down at the bar for a refreshing drink or peruse the library for an interesting read.


Later, indulge in the Arabian and Mediterranean delicacies served at the Al Diwan Restaurant. Sample the scrumptious treats either in the elegant dining room or in the privacy of your suite. For a special occasion, request to have a table set up amidst the golden-glowing sand dunes.


And while the sun sinks low, painting the skies and the dunes, enjoy an unforgettable moment with your loved one by your side. Stars start popping out in the inky blue infinity of the night sky and the 1001 Nights setting is perfect.


Furthermore, the Al Maha Desert Resort offers the superb Timeless Spa, designed in an Arabian theme. The professional treatments and massages are applied with the help of special spa product line that is based on dates and incense and produced in cooperation with Babor.


And last but no means least: The Al Maha Desert Resort runs a variety of fascinating tours and activities, two of which are complimentary for every day of your stay. Among other options, you may go on guided jeep safaris or learn more about the art of hunting with falcons.


A different day, you might decide to train eye and hand with a spot of archery, mount a horse or camel or venture out into the desert on a guided hike. Of course, every other activity is spiced up with a startlingly beautiful sunset or a brilliant night sky…


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The Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa offers a memorable experience at the heart of the desert and comfortable accommodation in the 40 spacious and highly luxurious Bedouin suites, each generous 75 square metres read more » large.


Designed in a typical Arabian style, the suites are divided into a separate living and bed room. Moreover, they offer a cosy lounge and elegantly appointed bathroom with both a tub and separate shower. Entertainment is provided by a TV complete with a DVD player.


A tea and coffee maker as well as a mini bar provide hot and cold drinks whenever desired. The safe stores your valuables and the bathroom boasts such thoughtful details as extra soft bathrobes, hairdryer and quality toiletries.


The furniture and decorations create an elegant ambience enhanced by authentic antiques. Of course, all units feature a state-of-the-art air-conditioning system that sends a refreshing breeze through your suite.


Settle down in all comfort on your private, roofed sundeck and cherish the breathtaking view out over the distant horizons. The terrace is also the perfect spot to enjoy a meal in all privacy or to scan the star-strewn heavens with the suite’s telescope.


And whenever the heat becomes too oppressive, slip into the welcoming waters of your private swimming pool. Arrange for a bottle of ice-cold champagne to be set up next to the pool and unwind in fine style!


Needless to say that all the Al Maha Desert Resort’s lavish comforts come accompanied by attentive and personal service. A personal butler takes care of every request, wish or worry – leaving you free to spend the days in a sweet carefree attitude.


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Discover the magic and the captivating flair of the Arabian Emirates’ desert, its fauna and flora. Most of the activities offered at the Al Maha Desert Resort come under the theme 1001 Nights.


Join read more » one of the exciting desert safaris and observe the local wildlife in its natural habitat. Alternatively, visit a private falconry and learn more about the art of hunting with these noble birds.


Mount one of the fast Arabian horses and venture out into the desert like a genuine Bedouin. Then again, you might prefer the soaring height and swinging gait of a camel.


Having spent an exciting day out and about exploring, return to the hotel’s beautifully designed swimming pool or sip a cocktail mixed to perfection on the sundeck. Alternatively, you may also enjoy a refreshing dip in you suite’s private pool.


The Timeless Spa is an exotic and supremely elegant oasis of peace, quiet and relaxation. Choose between a myriad of therapies, massages and treatments applied by caring and professional hands.


The first-class service is underpinned by the Babor product line. Babor is one of the leading companies for beauty and wellness that has devised a new “Timeless” product line based on Arabian ingredients, principally dates and incense.


Heat up in the steam bath or sauna or soak to your heart’s content in the Jacuzzi. Balance the sumptuous cuisine with a session in the gym and treat yourself to tension relieving massage.


The Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa in the Arabian Emirate – the perfect hideaway for all those who appreciate a luxurious setting far off the beaten path.


In fact, the first-class resort can only be reached by sturdy 4x4 vehicles. Indulge in the secluded setting, excellent service and extravagant facilities of the Al Maha Desert Resort!


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