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Sterling, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to Al Maha with family for a quick getaway. One night was not enough. The resort is amazing! Very luxurious and relaxing. I believe they only have 37 suites (and they don't allow children under 10 - I don't think kids would enjoy this resort anyway) so it makes for a more intimate experience. The staff is amazing...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Still our favourite desert resort since 1999! Wonderfully attentive and friendly staff who go out of their way to make your visit the best it can be. Always an amazing experience. Look out for Zibyaan naughty boy camel - so well behaved as well as free roaming wildlife. Highly recommended for a special occasion or just when you feel like...

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

Dear Annie, Thanks for your most wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. We are extremely delighted that you had enjoyable time on your stay at the resort from excellent staff services, unique desert experience and wildlife. we definitely look forward to welcome you again in the near future. Kindest Regards, Shahid Babar PR &...

Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! That's all we can say! I don't get what others complained about online. I almost cancelled our trip because of some of the negative reviews. Fortunately, ALL of the negative comments, assuming they were true, were resolved. Let's begin. I'm ambassador level in SPG which is highest level, above platinum which most hotels don't even know exist. They did...

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

Dear Mel, Thanks for your most amazing comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are extremely delighted that you had an enjoyable time from excellent staff services especially by Mr. Parakash and chef Pitor. beautiful sand dunes, spacious suits, Desert activities unique food and special arrangements for your wedding anniversary. we definitely look forward to...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a three night stay in November and we really enjoyed the relaxing hours in the resort. It is a really quiet resort and you can enjoy the quiet hours during the day after the morning desert activity or the afternoon activity. The food is is very good and you risk putting on some weight with three meals a...

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

Dear Florian, Thanks for your wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are excited that you had an enjoyable time at the resort from most relaxing environment, excellent food and morning & afternoon activities. we would love to welcome you again in the near future. Kindest Regards, Shahid Babar PR & Marketing

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place and villa with total privacy and own pool. Would definately to go again / just loved the place. Food and hospitality was beyond our all expectations and room service was included in the same price.

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

Dear Minnal, Thanks for your valuable comments on your stay at AL Maha Desert Resort & Spa. We are excited that you had an enjoyable time from resort suites along with private pool, perfect food and excellent services. we look forward to welcome you in the near future. Kindest Regards, Shahid Babar PR & Marketing

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Al Maha takes service to a completely different level and the staff here just want you to be happy...and for you to want for nothing. We stayed in an Emirates suite which came complete with its own staff accommodation...not that we have staff! Luxurious tranquility is what this place is all about and we really chilled out for a couple...

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

Dear Brendon, we are grateful to you for writing on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are happy that you had enjoyed at the resort from the Emirate suit where you stayed, Private pool, warmth welcome by Winnie, Food Menu and by activities at the resort. We look forward to welcome you again in the near...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Al Maha for 3 nights at the beginning of September and have not stopped talking about how fantastic it was. Everything was superb! Our villa was luxuriously large with a great pool and uninterrupted views of the desert. We were able to spend plenty of time spying on oryx, gazelle and a variety of birds through the...

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Dear Hayleym, Thanks for your wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. Its our pleasure to host you on your honeymoon and we are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay from resort suits, Variety of food and drinks, Desert wildlife, choice of activities and dining on your private pool deck. We look forward to...

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We spent some Nights here , the service Is extraordinary any wishes are anytime perfectly done . We had a wonderful short trip and we're looking forward to come back very soon .The location is fantastic - change nothing ! In my Opinion the best Desert Resort Worldwide .

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

Dear David, We are really thankful to you for your wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. We are extremely happy that you had enjoyed your stay and wish to see you again in the resort. we look forward to welcome you again in the near future. Kindest Regards, shahid Babar PR & Marketing

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Went to Al Maha for a one night stay. The 2 bedroom Royal Suite is great with 2 large bedrooms, a living room and a large outside deck with its swimming pool and a lovely view across the desert. Equipment and furniture is a bit ageing and some rugs could do with a replacement... Food is very good but I...

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Dear Freddes, Thanks for sparing your time to write wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa. we are delighted that you had a great experience at the resort from the suits and private pool. we also value your feed back about the equipment and furniture, it is noted and will be discussed with the management....

nairobi
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Service was amazing. The food is absolutely wow!! Be ready to put on weight though they got a healthy option as well. The pool in our room was superb. In room dining is also super. I will definitely come back. It's like chocolate. Once you get a taste of it you will always want more. Thank you to the staff...

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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: RM3,574 - RM16,551 (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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Al Maha Desert Resort
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“Villa 7 has a large pool area and uninterrupted views”
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“A most memorable and peaceful location. The only place in the world we have returned time and time again.”
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“Any the views are excellent”
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