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Get an overview of this hotelHotel with private beach, full-service spa

Location

This Sir Bani Yas Island hotel is on the beach, 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Sir Bani Yas Island Beach, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Arabian Wildlife Park and Sir Bani Yas Island Pier.

Hotel Features

Catch some rays on Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa's private beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 64 rooms feature thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, sitting areas, and 24-hour room service.

Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Sir Bani Yas Island Sir Bani Yas Island

Renovations & Closures

This property is undergoing renovations from 11 July 2016 to 24 August 2016 (completion date subject to change).
 

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply step outside to unwind on the hotel's beach. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa like a complimentary children's club and an outdoor pool.

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, a fitness center, and a garden.

Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 64 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access ( AED 100 per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( AED 100 per night )

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Espresso maker 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Palm - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Amwaj - This seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner.

Al Shams Restaurant and B - This poolside restaurant serves light fare only.

The Lounge - Onsite bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach, an outdoor pool, a steam room, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Anantara Spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, Thai massages, and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 999.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 499.00 (from 4 to 12 years old)
  • Tourism fee: AED 15 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AED 130 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 350 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Anantara Desert Islands
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort
  • Anantara Desert Islands Resort Sir Bani Yas Island
  • Anantara Desert Islands Sir Bani Yas Island
  • Desert Islands Resort
  • Desert Islands Resort Anantara
  • Desert Islands Hotel
  • Desert Islands Resort And Spa By Anantara

We should mention

Guests must transfer to the property via boat and must arrange the transfers by contacting the property before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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