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Price Guide
5 Nights - £997pp

Flight inclusive price from UK

Anantara Qasr Al Sarab





Private Pool

Private Pool

Poolside Bar

Poolside Bar

Desert Walk

Desert Walk


Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara is located in the legendary Liwa Oasis in Abu Dhabi’s Empty Quarter and offers a great chance to combine relaxation with desert-based activities, with the romantic backdrop of the Arabian Desert.

Anantara’s Qasr Al Sarab Resort features 206 rooms, suites and villas with Arabian inspired décor and desert views. The 29 villas with private plunge pools are particularly popular.

Elegantly designed rooms have earthy hues and lush Middle East fabrics, with jewel-embedded silver and bronze chandeliers hanging from the ceiling, creating a romantic Arabian ambience.

Qasr Al Sarab Resort by Anantara offers a free-form swimming pool, Signature Anantara spa and four dining venues.

The activities on offer at the resort are the great thing about a stay here. Enjoy desert walks or cycling, dune bashing 4WD trips, falconry, archery and sunset camel rides through the dunes.

What’s so Special?

Ride a camel over the dunes in one of the largest uninterrupted sand deserts in the world.

There aren’t many places in the world where you can soak in a swimming pool whilst desert wildlife grazes in the shade below.

Deluxe Garden Room & Deluxe Balcony Room

Located on the ground floor and facing the desert, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort’s Deluxe Garden Rooms combine royal Arabic décor with access to the garden area.

Stunning views of the uninterrupted desert valley are complimented by the interior’s sumptuous and inviting design, brought to life by a silver and bronze bejewelled chandelier.

Rooms include a King-size bed and oversized round bathtub.Deluxe Balcony Rooms are on the Upper Floor and feature private balconies.


  • Air Con
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV with Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Media Box
  • Nespresso coffee machine

Deluxe Terrace Rooms

These beautifully appointed corner rooms on the upper floor are characterised by exquisite design and impressive views.

Step out onto your expansive, rustic-style terrace to share a meal at the intimate dining table or recline on comfy day beds, gazing over a panorama of the majestic desert valley.

Inside, a King-size bed is dressed in the finest linen, and décor draws on princely Arabian culture.


  • Air Con
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV with Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Media Box
  • Nespresso coffee machine

Al Waha

(Middle Eastern and international cuisine)

Al Waha, or ‘The Oasis’, serves as an all-day dining haven offering Middle Eastern and International cuisine.

A tantalising buffet with live cooking stations showcases Middle Eastern and international cuisine with a touch of traditional Emirati flair.

The authentic flavours of the Abu Dhabi desert include local breakfast items such as shashouka, Emirati pancakes and manaish. Dinner features a live grill station offering lamb chops, kofta, steaks and seafood.


Suhail is an upscale grill restaurant with the best cuts of beef from all over the globe including the acclaimed Australian Blackmore beef known for its flavour and tenderness.

Choose from an award winning wine list with 120 labels from the walk-in wine cellar, or consult the wine guru for his recommendations.


Offering icy treats to help you stay cool at this poolside bar as well as popular grilled sandwiches and light meals on an adjoining terrace for casual outdoor dining.

By night, Ghadeer restaurant transforms into a romantic retreat, offering a shisha lounge and a menu of local and regional signature dishes such as Jesh Um Al Hala, Faskar and mixed grill Levant style complimented by  Mediterranean cuisine inspired from Spain and Italy.

Al Liwan

With its name meaning ‘a gathering place’, Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort’s lobby bar takes on the flavour of a Middle Eastern bazaar. Local food and drinks such as strong Arabian coffee, mint teas, Arabic pastries and dates from Liwa offer distinctly authentic tastes.

Must-try items include harerowa, ginger tea with milk, shay bezaafaran and chay halib bezaatar, all complimented perfectly by local decoration inspired by UAE culture.

Dining by Design

Enjoy a romantic signature dinner amidst the golden sand dunes and be waited on by a private butler whilst watching the sunset. 

Villa BBQ

Enjoy a customised BBQ dinner served in the privacy of your own villa. Choose from an Arabic or Western menu featuring starters such a mezzeh, sushi, sashimi and salads. Mains from our charcoal grill including kofta, beef medallions, lamb cutlets, seafood and grilled vegetables with assorted deserts.

Al Falaj

During the cooler months of October to March, experience a Bedouin style dinner with the best that Local cuisine has to offer.

Experience Arabic style seating around a bonfire with tents, shisha and a BBQ serving Bedouin and Oriental dishes.

Traverse through the legendary Liwa Desert on an unforgettable journey to Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara.

The resort  sits embedded in one of the largest sand deserts in the world, the Empty Quarter or Rub’ al Khali as it’s known locally.

Isolated from the outside world, this Desert resort brings the mysticism of this unique location to life with glorious facilities and an array of services and tours to regional attractions.

Be inspired by mountain-high sand dunes in an evocative orange hue that stretch out as far as the eye can see.

Anantara has lots of facilities and activities on offer including a swimming pool, spa, fitness centre and tennis courts.

Activities include falconry, archery, desert walks and mountain biking.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness centre
  • 3 floodlit tennis courts
  • Archery
  • Biking
  • Desert Walks
  • Dune Bashing
  • Camel rides
  • Falconry
  • Teen & Kid’s club
  • Business centre
  • Library

2018 - 19 Price Guide:

  • 5 nights from £997 pp


  • International Flights from the UK
  • 5 nights accommodation with breakfast
  • All taxes
  • Private car airport transfers

This is a guide price only, based on travel in low season.

Prices will vary according to availability of airfares on the dates of travel and seasonal hotel and airfare surcharges.

Please ask us for any current special offers.

Jasmine Bonus:

  • Includes Daily American Breakfast

Jasmine Early Bird Bonus:

  • Book in advance and receive up to 30% off the hotel price.
  • Valid for various travel periods and booking deadlines.

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All of our Dubai & Abu Dhabi Holidays are completely tailor made and we can put together any kind of Dubai & Abu Dhabi holiday  to suit your interests and budget.

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