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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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“al maha”(484 reviews)
“private pool”(173 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

Peace and tranquility would be the two word that i could best describe Al Maha Resort. Something different than the usual hustle bustle life of Dubai. Loved the idea of having terrace in each suite and room with an infinity pool. i must spot to...More

2  Thank Faizan Q
Response from Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 15 April 2013

Dear Guest, We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking out your time in writing a review on tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared...More

Reviewed 3 April 2013

Out of all the leading hotels I have visited so far, Al Maha stands out by a wide margin. When my girlfriend and I decided to spend our Christmas vacation in Dubai, we deliberately split the vacation to include a cultural/nature/relaxation part (Al Maha) as...More

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Response from Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 13 April 2013

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your valuable time to post your review on tripadvisor and for choosing Al Maha Desert Resort for your recent stay. Guest satisfaction is our main goal and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on...More

Reviewed 2 April 2013

My wife and i stayed here as a treat for my 40th birthday, this place has the wow factor from start to finish. We stayed for 6 days and enjoyed the peace and tranquility of the whole resort. There is not much point in going...More

2  Thank gorama
Response from Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 13 April 2013

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking out your precious time and writing on tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all...More

Reviewed 31 March 2013

Third visit to the Al Maha situated in the Dubai desert. It's a delightful small resort situated in a secluded area about an hour from Dubai airport. if Dubai is the Middle east's answer to Las Vegas (sun and glitz without the gambling overt vice)...More

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Response from Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 13 April 2013

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out your valuable time and posting such a through and constructive review on tripadvisor following your recent visit to Al Maha again. We are delighted to hear that you had a fabulous experience and team Al Maha is proud...More

Reviewed 29 March 2013

Excellent suites, super luxury! Great dessert around. Got to see the presidential suite, WOW! Arabic evening in the middle of a dessert with delicious spread of Dumba, oozi, Shawarma etc etc along with belly dancing. Great service by the team lead by Dynamic General Manager....More

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Free Parking
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Heated pool
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Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Angela We go once or twice a year to the Al Maha. But we avoid to visit it in the first three months of the year. The temperatures are around 20 to 22 degrees and it can be quite cold in the nights. We prefer it when... More
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18 May 2017|
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Response from CityTrip72 | Reviewed this property |
Both is easy - by car or taxi. Maybe around 30-40 min from airport Dubai. I could imagine that Al Maha even offers an individual transfer. Best to directly check with the resort.
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