Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara | Abu Dhabi

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Indigenous desert cultures spanning thousands of years mix with the luxury that defines Anantara Resorts to create a tapestry of colour, opulence and indulgence. Experience luxury and comfort amid the mystic desert charm of Abu Dhabi’s Empty Quarter. Ride on a camel over sun-soaked dunes as the foreboding landscape unfolds. Soak in the freeform swimming pool while desert wildlife grazes in the shade below and be inspired by the glorious Arabian décor that fills the resort.


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At a glance

  • Luxury Hotel
  • 5 Star
  • 205 Rooms



Elegantly designed and with desert views, accommodation features earthy hues combined with lush Middle Eastern fabrics and jewel-embedded silver and bronze chandeliers. Each room comes with either a balcony or terrace from which to enjoy awe-inspiring views.

King size beds with rich linens, oversized round bathtubs or rain showers and the perfect pillow from the pillow menu all contribute to a sense of relaxation.



Serving the finest Middle Eastern cuisine along with a host of world favourites, there's a choice of four dining options. The Dining Room provides an intimate setting, views across sand dunes and sumptuous dishes presented creatively. The Arabian Terrace is furnished in a Bedouin style and is the ideal spot in which to enjoy a Moroccan tea and Arabic sweets.

With a private chef on hand, various private dining options are also available - in villa with the perfect evening barbecue or on the golden sand dunes for a romantic sunset dinner.



Explore the desert atop a camel or unwind by the pool. The resort offers a range of activities including archery, camel trekking, desert walks and a freeform swimming pool with views over the sand dunes. Additionally guests can enjoy a game of tennis on the floodlit tennis courts or some yoga at the fitness centre.


With views of towering sand dunes of the Liwa Desert, guests can relax and indulge in traditional Arabic rituals and exotic wellness therapies from Thailand at the Anantara Spa.



Children play and make friends at the Kids and Teen Clubs, where multiple rooms for fun and learning offer computer games and a flat-screen TV with a large selection of movies.


Getting There


Approximately 2 hours from Abu Dhabi International Airport


Daytime temperatures from May to September rarely fall below 40°C, while between October and April the temperature averages around 30°C with little humidity. Although rainfall is minimal, this normally happens during the cooler months between January and March.



Liwa Desert