Offering panoramic vistas of the Arabian Gulf from the doorstep of the largest Arabian wildlife reserve, the five-star Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Sahel Villas is steeped in the exotic setting of the Sir Bani Yas Island, just north of the coastline, alluring guests with a lavish array of leisure and pampering facilities.
Each one-bedroom villa features 50 square metres of living space, a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, safe deposit box, minibar, and a refreshment cabinet. All villas boast king-size beds, ceiling fans, en suite bathrooms with rain showers and freestanding bathtubs, toiletries, and coffee machines.
Guests can try a multitude of settings and fares at the on-site restaurants, from international cuisine to Arabic treats to seafood plates crafted from a fresh catch.
The spa offers an extensive menu of treatments (available at an additional cost), but travellers can also relax in or by the pool, play tennis or work out at the fitness centre.
The resort is a suitable hub from which to explore the island’s lush wildlife; the host can arrange mountain biking tours, wildlife adventures, horse riding lessons, and more (available at additional cost).
Complimentary boat transfer times:
Daily water taxi departure times from Jebel Dhana Jetty: midday, 3pm, 6pm and 11pm.
Daily water taxi departure times from Sir Bani Yas Island Jetty: 9am, 1pm, 4pm and 8pm.
Transfers must be booked minimum 24 hours in advance.
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Abu Dhabi is the capital and the second most populous city in the United Arab Emirates. Boasting a mix of traditional and modern architecture, it is one of the most visited cities in the region, with over two million tourists per year.
Holidaymakers may visit the famous Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, one of the most prominent architectural monuments in the world. The Emirates Palace is another major attraction, while shopping lovers may take advantage of the numerous shopping centres offering a variety of luxury products and souvenirs.