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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2012

After this place is going to be difficult to be somewhere else!! We had a magical experience here with a peronal great service, we were treated as stars!! We had an own swimming pool wich was bigger then we thought and also the spa service is just amazing!!! I don't know if we will have the opportunity to be there...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time and positing such fantastic review. Team Al Maha is proud to exceed your expectations and make your experience a magical one. Your compliments are greatly appreciated and will be passed on to the team. Once again we thank you for all the valuable time taken to post the review...

London
Reviewed 30 May 2012

I was a huge fan of these reviews prior to arriving at al maha, therefore I thought I would address the areas less covered by previous reviewers. An area of debate has been the food- on the whole our experience of this has been excellent, 3 courses on offer for both lunch and dinner, with varying menus according to the...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here on Tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it...

Geelong
Reviewed 21 May 2012

After today I would like to redifine the word perfect.  I would like to say it means Al-Maha.   From the personal greeting (complete with introductions to your personal field guide and services staff and then taken in to the cool for a refreshing fruit cocktail and cool wet towel) through to the personal farewell this was an experience that...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so very much for your detailed and constructive review. We are delighted to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us and that we have met up with your expectations. It is great pleasure to learn that you have defined Al Maha as “Perfect”. Thorough review like yours is always helpful for us and for...

East Coast
Reviewed 18 May 2012

We added a night at Al Maha to our 4 night stay in UAE, wanting to see the desert without taking a commercial evening in the desert type tour. This stop was an after thought, but it proved to be the highlight of our visit. The only mistake we made was not planning to stay an extra night, which would...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here on tripadvisor. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it is rewarding to learn that it has been achieved on this occasion. We...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2012

This is a truly fab hideaway and a place to visit before you die. We had planned to go to Dubai city thereafter to spend a couple of days at the beach but cancelled our trip and decided to stay longer at the AL MAHA - because everything was just so stunning and special. My husband and I are very...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your very thorough review which is most helpful for us and everyone considering Al Maha for their upcoming travels. We appreciate your valuable time taken to write such detailed review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed the private Bedouin suite, the service, the restaurant, the activities and our fabulous staff....

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 15 May 2012

We visited Al Maha for the second time in 12 months. As with our first visit standards have certainly not dropped. However as the last review stated - "Lost its edge?" - we found on a Thursday night during a corporate event that the staff were pushed beyond any reasonable limits to try and fill the gaps. We can only...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here on tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and it...

United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2012

The Al Maha is one of our favourite destinations and we were so looking forward to it this year. We flew overnight arriving at the resort before 10am. Whilst we appreciate that check in is normally 2pm we had expected that the resort would have taken into account our early arrival, as it was we were told our room was...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your very thorough review and feedback regarding your stay. We appreciate your valuable time taken to write the detailed review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us, and would like to thank you for all the positive comments. I am pleased that we were able to provide...

Dubai
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Having had many wonderful trips to Al Maha we thought it about time we penned a few lines. In essence the staff (which includes all the groundsmen, porters, front office, field guides, restaurant staff) are exceptional and all do their utmost to make you feel very special. The grounds are beautifully tended and the flora and fauna is a delight...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so very much for your detailed and constructive review. We are delighted to know that you have always enjoyed your stay with us and that we have been able to meet up with your expectations consistently through out these years. Thorough review like yours is always helpful for us and for those travelers who are considering...

Great Neck, NY
Reviewed 7 May 2012

This hotel is to say the least, the most amazing resort I have every gone to in my ENTIRE LIFE. If you've followed me in the past, you know I only like the best and stay at the best. This is by far the best. Just getting to the resort is a hike, but so worth it. It is about...

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Marketingteam_3, Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay at Al Maha Desert Resort and would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your amazing experience here on Tripadvisor. Your feedback is much appreciated and has been shared with all our ambassadors. Guest satisfaction is our main goal at Al Maha, and...

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 30 April 2012

When I thought of a having a new idea for proposing, i started browsing and I found out that at AL MAHA RESORT they do a special Dune Dining. I had to contact the reservation where i found a great acknowledgement to my request. The Exc. Chef proposed a special menu and we set the date. The trip was a...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking out your valuable time and posting such constructive review, reviews like your are always very helpful for us and for the guests who look forward to travel to Al Maha. We are thrilled to learn that you had an amazing experience. Your compliments will be passed on to the team especially Chef...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exclusive Hotel designed to resemble a traditional Bedouin encampment - Set within a 25-sq.-kilometer desert conservation reserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

Address: Dubai - Al Ain Rd | Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Murqquab, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Murqquab
Price Range: ₹ 54,121 - ₹ 2,49,444 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Al Maha Desert Dubai
Al Maha Desert Resort
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“All the rooms look equally good. If you prefer to walk get a room closer to clubhouse.”
 of 5 bubbles ucipass, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Villa 7 has a large pool area and uninterrupted views”
 of 5 bubbles hayleym1989, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All suites are good”
 of 5 bubbles karenhomestaging, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a suite that has a clear desert view.”
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 of 5 bubbles 770terryf, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A most memorable and peaceful location. The only place in the world we have returned time and time again.”
 of 5 bubbles MorzinePrintemps, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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