Abu Dhabi

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort By Anatara

Experience unparalleled luxury and comfort amid the mystic desert charm of Abu Dhabi’s Empty Quarter. Ride on a camel over sun soaked dunes as this foreboding landscape unwinds eternally in front of you. 
Soak in the freeform swimming pool while desert wildlife grazes in the shade below. Be inspired by glorious Arabian décor that channels one of the world’s most ancient and revered cultures.


The Qasr Al Sarab Resort is located in the legendary Liwa Desert, one of the largest deserts in the world, approx. 190kms from Abu Dhabi Airport. (approx 90 mins)

Deluxe Garden Room
Located on the ground floor and facing the desert, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort’s Deluxe Garden Rooms combine glorious royal Arabic décor with access to the garden area. Stunning views of the uninterrupted desert valley are complimented by the interior’s sumptuous and inviting design, brought to life by a silver and bronze bejewelled chandelier.

Lie back on the king-size or twin beds with high thread-count linen, or take a relaxing soak in the oversized round bathtub or rain shower in our well-appointed Abu Dhabi rooms. All the while, our desert accommodation’s luxurious amenities such as flat-screen TV with DVD player, media box, free WiFi, personal Nespresso coffee machine, a pillow menu, air-conditioning and a work station await you.

Deluxe Balcony Room
Located on the upper floor, Deluxe Balcony Rooms are inspired by our iconic destination, with Arabian décor that reflects the warmth, richness and splendour of Emirati culture. Sleep in a king size bed or twin beds that are dressed in the finest linens, and enjoy a host of modern comforts. Relax on the seating area of your private balcony and admire a dramatic view of the desert valley, stretching as far as they eye can see.

Each of these distinctive Abu Dhabi hotel rooms is fitted with an oversized round bathtub big enough for two and rain shower to wash away any aches and stresses. A host of five-star amenities including flat-screen TV with DVD player, media box, free WiFi, personal Nespresso coffee machine, a pillow menu, air-conditioning and a work station provide for all your needs.

Deluxe Terrace Room
These beautifully appointed corner rooms on the upper floor are characterised by exquisite design and impressive views. Step out onto your expansive, rustic-style terrace to share a meal at the intimate dining table or recline on comfy day beds, gazing over an uninterrupted panorama of the majestic desert valley. Inside, a king size bed is dressed in the finest linen, and décor draws on princely Arabian culture.

The perfect combination of indoor/outdoor living, whichever part of the room you choose to be you’ll be well taken care of with flat-screen TV, DVD player, media box, free WiFi, personal Nespresso coffee machine, a pillow menu, air-conditioning and a work station.

Anantara Suite
The 14 Anantara Suites at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara each come with a palatial king-size bedroom, separate living room, and the option to connect with a twin bedroom for families. Bask in our Abu Dhabi hotel’s meticulous approach to tasteful Arabian décor, or sit out on your private patio complete with dining set and sun loungers which offer stunning views over the desert landscape.

All our Abu Dhabi suites come with additional Anantara benefits, including oversized round bathtubs, rain showers and kitchenettes. Accommodation features include as standard a flat-screen TV, DVD player, media box, free WiFi, personal Nespresso coffee machine, a pillow menu and a work station.

One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa
The 29 One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villas at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara are designed for those who enjoy their privacy, plenty of space and top-of-the-line amenities. Bask in the sun beside your private plunge pool. Retire to the outdoor shade for a cocktail brought to you by your personalised butler service. Rinse down under the outdoor shower before slinking inside to relax amid fine Arabian décor.

Two Bedroom Anantara Family Pool Villa
With one king bedroom and one twin bedroom, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort’s Two Bedroom Anantara Family Pool Villas are perfect for either families or groups of friends. Each villa serves as its own home-away-from-home, with a private plunge pool surrounded by sun deck and shaded areas. Our personalised butler service ensures you won’t have to lift a finger as you relax amid glorious Arabic décor in your private desert villa.

Three Bedroom Anantara Family Pool Villa
With three separate bedrooms that lead off from a gloriously appointed Arabic living area, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort’s Three Bedroom Anantara Family Pool Villas offer an ultimate private retreat for friends and family. Two bedrooms come with king beds while a further room features twin singles. Set apart from the main resort, you’ll find plenty of outdoor space for all your desert villa’s guests, including sun loungers, a plunge pool, dining set and shaded area.

Anantara Spa
Embracing Anantara’s philosophy, ‘without end’, which stems from ancient Thai origins, Anantara Spa at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort offers timeless spa experiences in iconic surrounds.

Lose yourself in true Arabian luxury and admire towering dunes that stretch as far as the eye can see across the Liwa Desert’s vast Empty Quarter. Drink in a scene of total tranquillity as you indulge in traditional Arabic rituals and exotic wellness therapies from Thailand.

Meeting venues at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort opens new windows of opportunity for business guests whose needs go beyond a choice of advance audio and visual equipments meeting rooms and inspirational event venues. Located in the world’s largest desert, Qasr Al Sarab reveals the pleasures of ancient desert culture, and beyond, through a unique collection of activities, services and settings.

Weddings at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort & Spa by Anantara
A palatial oasis in the heart of the world’s largest uninterrupted sand desert, our ‘mirage palace’ offers a truly iconic setting to create your own Arabian love story. Majestic dunes, stretching as far as the eye can see, whisper of legendary romance, with hues evolving from deep red to brilliant gold and amber with the rising and setting of the sun. Exchange vows in the presence of your relatives and friends in a choice of sumptuous indoor and outdoor venues, with our dedicated wedding planners ensuring every last detail is executed perfectly for your dream desert wedding.

Luxury Abu Dhabi holiday leisure experiences
Explore the desert atop a camel or simply unwind and relax by the pool. Indulge in limitless options to keep you occupied during your stay at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara. Designed to be a true representation of Emirati hospitality and culture, our five-star resort offers the finest Abu Dhabi holiday experiences, set against a beautiful natural desert backdrop.

An endless choice of the world’s best cuisines is served within exquisite surroundings at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort to appease your gastronomic cravings. Our Abu Dhabi desert restaurants serve the finest Middle Eastern cuisine along with a host of world favourites. Traditional dishes meet with the finest imported cuts of meat and an extensive menu of wines and Champagnes in both fine dining venues and intimate cafes. 


Al Waha
Cuisine: Middle Eastern & International Buffet
Breakfast: 7:00 am - 10:30 am
Lunch: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dinner: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Suhail
Cuisine: Steakhouse & Rooftop Lounge
Drinks: 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dinner: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Ghadeer
Cuisine: Arabic & Mediterranean
Lunch: 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Al Liwan
Cuisine: Middle Eastern & International
Opening Time: 7:00 am - 1:00 am
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Dining by Design
Cuisine: Arabic & International
Breakfast: 6:30 am - 9:00 am
Dinner: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Villa BBQ
Cuisine: Arabic or Western
Opening Time Available with 24 hours notice