Choose any resort destination and you’ll most likely find many of the same things. It could take a little more effort to find a place that offers a genuinely unique experience.

This is where the combination of secluded tranquillity and majestic sights of Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa makes a big difference for those in search of a truly memorable, authentic adventure. Blessed with panoramic views of the Arabian Desert, Al Maha sits in the heart of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, providing guests endless sights of golden sand dunes and the iconic Hajar Mountain massif.

Resembling a luxurious Bedouin encampment, the resort is just 45 minutes away from Dubai, making it a perfect destination for staycations as well as longer stays. Known for its great hospitality, privacy and absolute comfort, Al Maha offers 42 Bedouin-inspired luxurious suites designed in tune with its vision of responsible tourism.

Guests can choose from an array of educational and exciting action-packed experiences such as falconry
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Nothing less of a unique getaway, guests can enjoy extraordinary experience from specially curated pool, spa, desert activities and luxury staycations. Guests can join one of the resort’s "Desert Experiences" to explore the mesmerising desert landscape, while gaining invaluable insights on the importance of its conservation programmes. The adventure also includes a tour of the local surroundings with camel treks, horse riding and falconry displays. There are also more adventurous activities with an afternoon of archery, dune driving and wildlife drives.

For those looking to simply relax, Timeless Spa, set against a tranquil and inspiring natural environment, overlooking flora and fauna in their natural habitat, provides a complete holistic experience.

For an even more enjoyable experience, the resort offers a variety of staycation and daycation packages:

Pool day package

Unwind by the iconic infinity pool overlooking the wildlife in their natural habit, then dine on an exquisite three-course meal at Al Diwaan. The package includes full-day access to the Timeless Spa infinity pool, locker and changing room and gym; and a three-course lunch at the resort’s signature restaurant, Al Diwaan, including soft beverages. Price: Dh300 per person

The infinity pool overlooks the wildlife in their natural habit
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Spa indulgence package

Enjoy some ‘me-time’ with a unique spa experience at Timeless Spa. The package includes a 45-minute back massage at Timeless Spa; full-day access to the Timeless Spa infinity pool, locker and changing room and gym; and a three-course lunch at Al Diwaan, including soft beverages. Price: from Dh360 per person

Desert activities

Choose from an array of educational and exciting action-packed experiences such as falconry, camel trekking and more. The package includes a choice between any two desert activities such as camel trekking, nature walk, archery, sundowners on the dunes, dune drive and falconry. It also includes access to the Timeless Spa infinity pool, locker and changing room and gym; and a three-course lunch at Al Diwaan, including soft beverages. Price: from Dh995 per person

Marriott Bonvoy Members also enjoy a Dh400 resort credit, while non-members can avail a Dh200 resort credit when booking a full-board package.

For bookings, call 04 832 9900 or visit al-maha.com.

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