Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara

Sitting amidst the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf, the beautiful island of Sir Bani Yas is home to Desert Islands Resort and Spa, boasting the internationally-renowned service of Anantara amidst stunning natural surroundings. Guests at Desert Islands can truly escape, just a short 25 minute flight from Abu Dhabi airport, they find themselves ensconced in luxury and relaxation. The rooms, suites and villas, bathed in island sunshine, are decorated and equipped to the highest standards and enjoy breathtaking panoramas. The multiple dining outlets cover an array of modern and traditional cuisines in a variety of stylish environments. What’s more, with an array of countless activities available on- and off-site, from hiking, snorkelling and fishing to complete relaxation in the spa or by the pool, there’s never a dull moment at Desert Islands.

Why We Love This Hotel

Location: Just 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi airport, Desert Islands sits upon Sir Bani Yas, an island retreat in the Arabian Gulf.

Services: Full equipped and entirely self-contained, this idyllic escape has something for everyone.

History: One of the most luxurious resorts in Abu Dhabi, Desert Islands has garnered a stellar international reputation, with guests returning time after time.

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


  • 24hr Room Service
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Bar/pub
  • Boutiques
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Garden
  • Kids Club
  • Meeting/conference Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Poolside Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Sauna
  • Shuttle Service
  • Spa
  • Water Sports
Why Remote Lands?

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With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.

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