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Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location s simply perfect, fantastic. We were there for lunch; food quality impressive, staff at the top. Environment and atmosphere amaizing. In addition after lunch we had the opportunity to walk around the desert, very very recommended!More

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Response from marketing1901, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Luca, Thank you very much for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort. We are excited that you had an enjoyable stay at the resort from the location, food quality and staff. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is the ultimate goal for any member of the SPG family. It includes 2 activities per day at no charge and all the food!! The food is amazing, breakfast filet mignon with dates camel milk? Yes they serve it! The best arab food...More

Thank Elias P
Response from Andrew Y, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elias, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 4 nights at the Al Maha. One of the best stays we ever had in the last 20 years. Best location, best service (highly professional, but never too much), high level of awareness and very natural behaviour of staff. We would like to...More

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Response from Andrew Y, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mrs. Nina, Thank you very much for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort. We are excited that you had an enjoyable stay at the resort from all that you mentioned We look forward to welcoming you back in the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are spg platinum and have stayed in amazing places all over the world . It has the same feel as an Explora lodge in Chili , where you integrate with nature . Activities of your choice throughout the day are included with the stay...More

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Response from Andrew Y, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Jomit Thank you very much for the wonderful comments on your stay at Al Maha Desert Resort. We are excited that you had an enjoyable stay at the resort from all that you mentioned. We look forward to welcoming you back in the...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Location: It's about 1 hr outside Dubai with a 15 minute drive down a long sandy/dirt road. That's what makes this place magical. Rooms: Every room is a large suite, even the smallest. Some of the nicest rooms I've ever stayed in. Club Access: N/A,...More

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Response from Chantal N, Public Relations Manager at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & SpaResponded 9 January 2018

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Free Parking
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Dry Cleaning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Angela We go once or twice a year to the Al Maha. But we avoid to visit it in the first three months of the year. The temperatures are around 20 to 22 degrees and it can be quite cold in the nights. We prefer it when... More
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18 May 2017|
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Response from CityTrip72 | Reviewed this property |
Both is easy - by car or taxi. Maybe around 30-40 min from airport Dubai. I could imagine that Al Maha even offers an individual transfer. Best to directly check with the resort.
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