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Deluxe Room, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£299* Per night/room 17 Feb - 18 Feb

Deluxe Room, Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

One-Bedroom Anantara Villa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Premier Room, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Anantara Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the breakfast at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Sir Bani Yas Island Beach. Features include free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 3 restaurants.

  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy international cuisine with garden views at The Palm, one of the property's 3 restaurants
  • Buffet breakfast offered for a fee
  • Wired Internet for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Indulge with body scrubs, body treatments or facials at Anantara Spa
  • Services include babysitting, a free kids' club and a lifeguard on site
  • On-site recreation includes a private beach, an outdoor tennis court and a 24-hour gym
  • Guests speak favourably about the helpful staff and the pool
  • 1 miles (1.6 km) from Sir Bani Yas Island Beach and 8.4 miles (13.6 km) from Sir Bani Yas Island Pier
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee

Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5

Wunderschöne Lage mit toller Meersicht.

Feines und grosses Frühstückbuffet. Schönes und gepflegtes Gym mit toller Aussicht.

Posted by on 6 Feb 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Jun 2017 by Rachid

Thank you very much for the great review . Regards Rachid Bakas Rooms Division Manager

About the Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Location Sir Bani Yas Island, Sir Bani Yas Island,

All-inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Property Features

Some rates at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa are all-inclusive. These rates include on-site meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages and other amenities. Step outside to feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the white sand beach. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa such as the free kids' club and the outdoor pool. There are 3 restaurants on site, along with a nearby snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, outdoor tennis courts and a 24-hour fitness centre. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Sir Bani Yas Island hotel.

  • 64 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • 3 dining venues
  • Built in 2009
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Games room or arcade
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Bar by the pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 1
  • Children's club (free)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa offers 64 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, dressing gowns, slippers and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Sitting area
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Espresso maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Cots (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Dressing gowns
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout curtains
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy buffet breakfast for a fee.

The Palm – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specialises in international cuisine and only serves breakfast.

Amwaj – This beachfront seafood restaurant specialises in seafood and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open selected days.

Al Shams Restaurant and B – This poolside restaurant serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

The Lounge – This bar specialises in local and international cuisine. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

A private beach and an outdoor tennis court are featured at the hotel. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Game drive on site
  • Safari nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Hunting on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Playground on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking nearby

Spa Services

Anantara Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa. Other services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages and Thai massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Thai massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must transfer via Boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 24 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property is located on an island approximately 5 miles (8 kilometers) off the coast of Abu Dhabi, accessible only by boat. Guests must contact the resort 1 day in advance to arrange transportation from Jebel Dhanna Jetty (20 minutes away by boat). Daily departure from Jebel Dhanna Jetty to Sir Bani Yas Island: noon, 3 PM, 6 PM, and 11 PM. Daily departure from Sir Bani Yas Island: 9 AM, 1 PM, 4 PM, and 8 PM. Please note that the boat transfers are subject to availability, weather conditions, and clearance from Abu Dhabi Ports Authority. This property provides ground transportation to and from the island boat station, as well as transportation around the island (included in the resort fee).

All guests are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in. A valid passport with UAE entry stamp, UAE Emirates ID, and GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) ID are accepted.

Due to COVID-19, guests are encouraged to submit their ID to the property in advance of arrival.

Guests are required to have the AL HOSN UAE App installed on their mobile devices. Guests may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.

To get to the property, guests need to transfer by Boat. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 24 hours before travel on the number on the booking confirmation. Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 350.0 per night.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Drones and aerial surveillance devices are not permitted at this property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, debit cards and cash.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Individually wrapped food options are available through room service. Each guest room is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 1299
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 649 (from 6 to 11 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 15.00 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 130 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 1020 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Cleaning/housekeeping/linen fee: AED 20.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 350.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Anantara Desert Islands
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort
  • Desert Islands Hotel
  • Anantara Desert Islands Sir Bani Yas Island
  • Desert Islands Resort
  • Desert Islands Resort Anantara
  • Desert Islands Hotel
  • Desert Islands Resort And Spa By Anantara
  • Anantara Desert Islands & Spa
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa Hotel
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa Sir Bani Yas Island
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa Hotel Sir Bani Yas Island

You should know

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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