Location: Situated on Sir Bani Yas Island, the resort is surrounded by the Arabian Gulf and a mangrove lagoon opening up on to the desert sands.
History: Famous for its rugged landscape, Sir Bani Yas Island is a time-honoured natural sanctuary in the Arabian Gulf and home to Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort.
Service: It’s hard not to be impressed by the flawless five-star luxury services offered and the amenities that can be enjoyed from check-in through to check-out.
Picturesque at every turn and surrounded by free-roaming wildlife on land and an infinite variety of marine life in the aqua colored Arabian Gulf, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island’s Al Yamm Villa Resort is a luxurious oasis blessed by natural beauty. A mangrove lagoon complements the island’s delicate eco-system and the resort itself has been built with the environment in mind, making sure not to disturb the balance of this incredible habitat. The villas are built with sustainable features and reflect a by-gone era of the Arabic fisherman and their barasti lodgings, now designed as a private oasis with unparalleled luxurious finishings and services to allow guests an opulent experience on this stunning island paradise. Rich, flavorful food is served at the resort’s four restaurants, while the famous Anantara spa beckons for pre- or post-meal indulgence. Guests will never find themselves wondering what to do next with a host of activities available for them - from watersports to archery and much more.
Designed to reflect the idyllic surrounds of Sir Bani Yas Island, natural touches using wood carvings and beams, muted tones with accents of aqua and blue, there is a distinct nod to the early fisherman who inhabited the island in each room. With luxurious comforts and modern conveniences from the sheets and duvets to the services, each villa offers private decking with views to the Arabian Gulf or lagoon, or even directly on the beach. Enjoy the starry skies at night with the islands cool breeze dancing across the sand.
Experience that picture perfect vacation near azure waters and white sands while being pampered in top-quality comfort. One Bedroom Pool Villas feature 820 square feet of indoor living space with a 215 square foot terrace and a personal plunge pool, while offering the perfect setting for secluded afternoons filled with natural views and cherished moments.
With 540 square feet indoor living space and a 190-square-foot terrace that overviews either mangrove lagoon or white-sanded beach, one bedroom villas bring ample personal space. With luxurious amenities, carefully picked wood-carved details and subdued tones, this is where you want to be during a perfect escape with your loved one.
This is the ultimate family vacation spot, still in perfect seclusion. The villa accommodates up to four adults and one child over the age of 12 in its 1,710 square feet of indoor living space along with a 750-square-foot terrace. Spectacular views of Arabian landscape, warm breezes and luxurious amenities with personal plunge pool guarantee a holiday to remember.
An endless array of facilities and activities are available at Anantara Al Yamm Resort from relaxation, to adventures discovering the flora and fauna of the island to watersports and excursions.
The ideal way to relax and unwind on holiday, Anantara Spa offers a variety of treatments and packages for couples, singles and groups, soaking up the aromas of myrrh and mandarin while rejuvenating both body and mind.
From relaxation to exercise, the resort has everything covered. State-of-the-art equipment with a mediahub for iPod, USB and TV channel selection is available along with various machines and free weights to keep fit on holiday, along with personal trainers if required. Cool down in the vast swimming pool and enjoy a cocktail or two to relax.
From the the Middle East to Italy, the resort provides anything from poolside snacks to opulent and meticulously-detailed menus individually designed for guests to enjoy a night of pure indulgence.
Lazing poolside, relaxing and taking in all that Al Yamm Villa Resort has to offer, Al Shams offers up an array of snacks and meals that perfectly complement a restful vacation. Salads, sandwiches and even a shisha at sunset to end the day with ease.
Take a trip to Italy for breakfast, lunch or dinner all with panoramic sea views to complete the experience. Indulge in authentic Fregola sarda con pesce, conchiglie e verdure - delicious pearl pasta with shellfish, an array of seafood and a delicious sauce for a traditional taste of Italy.
The stunning and contemporary Arabic theme of The Palm sets the scene for an incredible Middle Eastern and international foodie’s paradise. Open from very early in the morning, feast on delicious dishes from around the world.