Long known as a unique wildlife Arabian sanctuary of natural beauty, the island of Sir Bani Yas is unlike any other destination in the Arabian Gulf. Indigenous Arabian wildlife from the Arabian National Park roam next to turquoise island waters, beckons with a mystique that is worlds away from the hustle and bustle of modern urban life. Traces of seafaring folklore from bygone days of sultans and explorers surround the island in exotic mystery. Stone Age ruins dot the island's rugged landscape, footprints of previously undiscovered civilizations. Sir Bani Yas is home to thousands of free-roaming animals. DIRS offers a variety of authentic nature island activities such as: Game drives to experience the grand tour of Sir Bani Yas Island; Mountain biking to keep you in shape while enjoying the breath taking views; Hiking to explore the nature with your own two feet; Kayaking to explore the bird sanctuaries and large mangrove areas; and Snorkeling to discover the secrets of Arabic's exotic life. Transfers from Abu Dhabi and Dubai should be booked and paid directly with the hotel. TM08. All rooms feature the following amenities as standard, International Satellite TV, Individually controlled air-conditioning, Electronic in-room safe, Fully equipped mini-bar, En-suite bathrooms with rain shower Deluxe Sea View Beach Access rooms are around 52sqm in size offering king or twin beds with a private ground floor terrace, surrounded by lush tropical island gardens and just a few footsteps away from your own desert island. Featuring indigenous touches of Arab decor, terracotta flooring and marble bath fixtures. True to the island's history as a crossroads of culture, culinary delights at Desert Islands Resort & Spa span all genres, start your day in our Palm All-Day Dining Restaurant from light poolside snacks under shaded umbrellas at Al Shams Pool Bar, to plentiful feasts of grilled local and imported seafood at Samak Seafood Grill. Whether you're craving warm, freshly baked pastry from our Delicatessen or share a nightcap in the Lounge Bar, our five food and beverage venues are sure to tempt every appetite To ensure guests satisfaction we are giving the best quality and services in our lobby which offers a lounge sitting area for the guests, concierge, reception, tented canopy. We also have water fountain in the middle to soothe the relaxing feeling for the guests and a covered veranda. A staircase going to the 2nd level and 2 golden lift to take the guests to their rooms is also available.
Set on the verdant island haven of Sir Bani Yas, just off the coast of Abu Dhabi, housing the once-private Royal Nature Reserve of His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Desert Island Resort & Spa offers intrepid travellers an unforgettable island escape in the glittering waters of the Arabian Gulf.