Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa

Found in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, set against the backdrop of a beautiful desert landscape, the Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa is a luxurious and exclusive oasis, providing truly excellent service. Less than an hour's drive from Dubai, it is a world away from the fast pace and bright lights of the city. At Al Maha, guests can relax and take in their unique surroundings from the temperature controlled infinity pool or the comfort of their accommodation. The reserve on which the hotel is set is home to a variety of wildlife, including gazelles and the Arabian Oryx.

Bedouin Suite at Al Maha Resort & Spa Main swimming pool Spa treatments at Al Maha
  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

The suites at Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa are all spacious, boasting natural stone exteriors and showcasing the heritage of Arabia. Bedouin Suites are the lead category and feature charming dark wood furnishings, woven fabrics, their own infinity pool and sun deck, as well as en-suite bathrooms with walk-in shower and an over-sized bathtub. Guests are also afforded excellent views of the rolling dunes and can enjoy casual game viewing from the comfort of their suite. Binoculars are considerately provided too.

Stays at Al Maha are on full board with lunch and dinner included, as well as afternoon High Tea on the terrace. Dining is a lavish affair with an award-winning chef creating eastern and western flavours and memories to savour. In addition to taking meals within the resort's restaurant, there is also deck and in-suite dining as well as unique 'dune dining'. Guests can enjoy a variety of treatments at the Timeless Spa, with a team of specially trained therapists on hand to provide guests with complete relaxation. The therapies practiced are derived from various influences from around the world.

As part of a stay at the Al Maha Desert Resort, guests enjoy up to two complimentary activities each day, such as falconry, dune driving, horse & camel rides or nature walks. The resort is perfect for combining with a few days at one of Dubai's exclusive hotels, either on the Palm or Jumeirah Beach, letting you experience some of the many activities and excursions available in this dynamic city. Talk to one of the experienced Mahlatini team to help choose the most appropriate hotel for you.

Getting There

Around a 50 minute drive from both Dubai International Airport and Jumeirah Beach.


Wildlife drives, desert forest walk, nature walks, horse riding, camel rides, desert safaris, dune drives, archery and falconry.

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