Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Sahel Villa Resort, Abu Dhabi

Due to its unique location within the expansive Arabian Wildlife Park, Al Sahel Villa Resort offers guests a beautiful and luxurious place to stay juxtaposed against its rugged, untouched desert environment. It opens up a rare glimpse into the beauty of mother nature within the island’s savannah and guests have the privilege of sharing their stay with over 10,000 free-roaming animals. Marvel at the stunning views over the Gulf and trek to the historic salt-domed hilltops and then spend the evening relaxing in your personal plunge pool beneath the twinkling Arabian stars. Additionally Al Sahel stands as one of the leading luxury eco-friendly resorts in Abu Dhabi with its sustainable design and features. The 30 private villas have been built with traditional thatched roofs and an African ‘feel’, whilst still maintaining absolute excellence and comfort. Unique to the majority of resorts throughout Abu Dhabi, Al Sahel Villa Resort manages to encompass luxury with a traditional and authentic finish as well as a modern approach to sustainability to complement its natural surroundings. 

Why We Love This Hotel

History:This modern, eco-friendly resort is surrounded by an abundance of wildlife and salt-domed hilltops that began to form as long as 600 million years ago during the Cambrian Period and can still be admired today.

Location:Situated on the beautiful island of Sir Bani Yas and surrounded by the glittering waters of the Arabian Gulf, this unique resort sits in the center of a 4,100 hectare Arabian Wildlife Park.

Service:An impeccable five-star service is offered throughout each guest’s stay from the moment they arrive to their departure as well as exclusive access to all luxury amenities within the resort.

Hotel Group
Sir Bani Yas Island, UAE
Hotel Type
Location Type


  • 24hr Room Service
  • Bar/pub
  • Concierge
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Poolside Bar
  • Private Beach
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Sauna
  • Shuttle Service
  • Spa
  • Water Sports
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