Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

Set within the Liwa Desert, part of Abu Dhabi’s Empty Quarter, Qasr Al Sarab is a secluded retreat with architecture akin to an ancient desert fort. It offers a spectacular setting amongst beautiful orange sand dunes and offers a real feel of Arabia.

Liwa Desert, United Arab Emirates
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara
  • Located in the middle of the desert

  • Rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated

  • Built in the style of an ancient Arabian fort

  • Lots of activities are available daily for all ages ranging from dune-bashing to archery

Qasr Al Sarab is located just 2 hours from Abu Dhabi city and features stylish accommodation with tasteful Arabian style décor all of which has stunning views over the dunes.

Rooms are large and in low-rise buildings either on the ground floor or first floor and some have the ability to interconnect for families. For those who want a more private space then the one, two and three bedrooms are perfect and come with their own butler service and private pool.

Qasr Al Sarab has all the facilities that make for a perfect vacation including a spa with hamman, tennis courts, a kids/teens club (should it be required) and three dining options. Furthermore there is a Desert Excursions Center that can organize trips into the Desert from the hotel including camel treks, 4x4 desert safaris, and hikes to give guests a real feel for the location.

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For your own private pool opt for a villa- they are also ideal for guests traveling with children.

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Liwa Desert, United Arab Emirates

Located about 200km from Abu Dhabi in an isolated part of the Liwa Desert, one of the largest uninterrupted sand deserts in the world. The hotel is also approximately a 4-hour drive from Dubai.

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