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SeaTac, Washington
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location inside a desert nature preserve 40 miles from Dubai is unique. Accommodations, meals and service are top-flight. Each bungalow comes with a private pool and deck. The afternoon camel ride was one of the best I've experienced. It was the perfect start to a wonderful afternoon, evening and morning spent exploring, eating and relaxing. Much appreciated was the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I'm writing this review whilst I'm at the resort. Having had the opportunity to stay at some highly rated hotels in the UAE, I have to say, that Al Maha really deserves the the accolades it gets. Not only is the setting stunning, as well as the accommodation, but the staff are the best I've ever come across in the...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I recently visited here for a mini break away from Dubai. It really is beautiful, and makes you feel miles away from dubai. I feel the initial arrive lets the start to your experience down and should be addressed. The rooms are stunning, with huge pools and uninterrupted views. Well worth a visit.

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LONDON
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for three nights. Booked via Emirates so swift collection from airport to accommodation. Arrived at 10am and room was available to us immediately. Huge spacious room, nicely decorated in keeping with the Bedouin style. The bed is huge, you would never know you're sharing the bed with someone and extremely comfortable. The room was clean and cool with...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This resort is good for one or two days, but it is worth it. The villas are spacious and comfortable. The view at dawn is spectacular! The falcon sighting and the dunes adventure are perfect! You also can do a camel ride, a massage or dinner on the dunes. Spectacular!

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marketing1901, PR & Marketing at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Pcex, Thank you very much for the marvelous comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, we are excited that you had an enjoyable stay from the excellent services, spacious and comfortable suites, spectacular view at dawn, activities like falconry, camel ride, massage, and the quality of food. we look forward to welcome you in the...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Al Maha for one night to experience the desert. The hotel generously provided us with early check in and free upgrade to royal suite. The desert activities were fun. We had camel riding in the evening and desert drive in the morning. We enjoyed a lot. Staff are very friendly, and meals are good. Hotel you should...

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Dear ylcng, we are grateful for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are extremely excited that you had an enjoyable stay at the resort from the desert sand dunes, desert activities, food and excellent services. we definitely look forward to welcome you in the near future. Kindest Reagrds, Shahid Babar PR &...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to stay here as a change from downtown Dubai and because we wanted to have some experience of the desert. So, after 3 nights in the city, we took a car service and headed to Al Maha. We are so glad we did this! The surroundings are spectacular - once off the highway we headed on semi-paved roads...

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Dear Respected Guest, Thank you very much for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are very delighted that you had an enjoyable stay from the Bedouin suite to the Royal suite, desert activities, camel trekking, dune drive, falconry, private pool, excellent services, quality of food and most relaxed and luxurious place. We...

crawley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to the hotel for a quick break on our trip so that we could see the desert, wow, the rooms/ lodges are beautiful and well equipped, pure luxury. The food again can only be compared to top restaurants. The service, the staff can not do enough for you. The activities are varied and well thought out, we took...

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Dear Tim, Thank you very much for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort &Spa. we are excited that you had an enjoyable stay at the resort from the Bedouin suites, excellent services, equipment, quality of food, desert activities and most importantly the beautiful sand dunes. we surely look forward to welcome you in the near...

Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at Al Maha and really enjoyed it. The first thing to get over is the price. Yes, Al Maha is up there in budget terms, but you have to factor in that it is a full board, all inclusive luxury resort. The only thing you will pay for is alcohol and sodas, and spa treatment....

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Dear Ze_shark, we are thankful for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desrt Resort & Spa, we are excited that you had an enjoyable stay from the beautiful desert views, wild life, natural scenery, Bedouin suites, cultural ingenuity, great quality food, Desert activities, excellent staff services and the luxurious facilities at the resort. we look forward to...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It took us a while to find our way to the Al Maha but this year I very badly wanted to spend at least a few days in a proper desert in December when life in Vienna is damp and dark or hijacted by a host of dramatically overdone Christmas decorations. So we stayed 4 nights at this resort which...

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Dear Nikolausfranzjosef, Thank you very much for the magnificent comments on your stay at AL Maha Desert resort & Spa. we are extremely delighted that you had enjoyed your stay at the resort from the excellent luxurious and comfortable services and naturally beauty of the desert. we are excited that you had visited many resorts in the world but this...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: RM3,644 - RM16,414 (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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“Room 19 was great”
 of 5 bubbles 437clareb, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms look equally good. If you prefer to walk get a room closer to clubhouse.”
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“Villa 7 has a large pool area and uninterrupted views”
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“Ask for a suite that has a clear desert view.”
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