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Terrace/Patio

Guest reviews

4.8/5 Exceptional
473 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Spa
Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

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  • Deluxe, Garden View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe, Garden View
  • Deluxe Room, Terrace

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 915 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Terrace
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom, Private Pool ( Anantara )

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1399 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom, Private Pool ( Anantara )
  • Suite ( Anantara )

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1141 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite ( Anantara )
  • Deluxe Room, Balcony

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Balcony
  • Royal Villa, Private Pool (Pavilion)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1399 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoyal Villa, Private Pool (Pavilion)
  • Family Villa, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 2045 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsFamily Villa, 2 Bedrooms
  • Family Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Pool Access (Anantara)

    Room amenities

    • 2260 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 7
    • 2 King Beds and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsFamily Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Pool Access (Anantara)

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Mahdar Bin Usayyan

Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort is located in Mahdar Bin Usayyan.

Visit our Mahdar Bin Usayyan travel guide
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Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi Intl. Airport (AUH) - 127 min drive

Restaurants

  • Al Waha — 1 min walk
  • Suhail — 1 min walk

About this property

Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort

Family-friendly Mahdar Bin Usayyan hotel in Liwa with 5 restaurants
5 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. 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. All 205 rooms feature thoughtful touches like espresso makers and pillow menus, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include furnished balconies or patios, 24-hour room service, and wired Internet. Private bathrooms are not ensuite.
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort offers 205 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Rooms have detached private bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets.

This Mahdar Bin Usayyan hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and enjoy recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

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

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

The spa is open daily. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (AED 100 per night)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: AED 164 for adults and AED 82 for children
  • 5 restaurants
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Archery
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Mountain biking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Safari
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Free babysitting/childcare
  • Free children's club
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (detached)
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
All guests are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in. A valid passport with UAE entry stamp, UAE Emirates ID, and GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) ID are accepted.
Due to COVID-19, guests are encouraged to submit their ID to the property in advance of arrival.
Guests are required to have the AL HOSN UAE App installed on their mobile devices. Guests may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from April 9 2020 to August 22 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 1960
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 980 (from 4 to 12 years old)

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 buffet breakfast: AED 164 for adults and AED 82 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: AED 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 900 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Drones and aerial surveillance devices are not permitted at this property.

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
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort Mahdar Bin Usayyan
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Mahdar Bin Usayyan
Anantara Qasr al Sarab sert M
Anantara Qasr Al Sarab Desert
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort Hotel
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort Mahdar Bin Usayyan
Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort Hotel Mahdar Bin Usayyan

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort?
As of Aug 10, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort on Aug 23, 2020 start from $248, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–5:30 AM.
What time is check-out at Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AED 900 per vehicle applies.
Where is this property located?
This family-friendly hotel is located in Mahdar Bin Usayyan (Liwa).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Anantara Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort

4.8
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
408
4 - Good
47
3 - Okay
12
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
2
4.8
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.8
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
outstanding resort

Absolute relaxing, especially just before the confinement

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
      Great choice

      Amazing

      Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020