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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Mahdar Bin Usayyan hotel in Western Abu Dhabi Emirate with 3 restaurants

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Location

This family-friendly hotel is located in Mahdar Bin Usayyan (Western Abu Dhabi Emirate).

Hotel Features

This hotel features 3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 206 rooms feature thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, 24-hour room service, and wired Internet. Private bathrooms are not ensuite.

Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort features outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 3 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a sauna. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 206 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Children's club 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 15 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Children's pool 

Internet

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

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Private bathroom (not in room) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Al Waha - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Suhail - This fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Ghadeer - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and enjoy recreation facilities including outdoor tennis courts and a health club. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

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

  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Safari on site 

Spa Services

Anantara Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 6 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 420.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 property:
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 1399.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 699.50 (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.
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 420.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

Awards & Affiliations

  • Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

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