‘Desert Oasis - All-Pool Villas’
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert is a secluded retreat housing a collection of all-pool villa accommodations, designed in a Bedouin nomadic style with views of the surrounding desert. Indigenous antelope species roam the grounds freely and can be viewed from the comfort of your terrace. The Al Wadi Nature Reserve spans 500 hectares across the Ghaf Tree wooded valley within Wadi Khadeeja and can be explored through a range of activities offered by the hotel. After a day of discovery, indulge in a holistic therapy within one of the spa’s pavilions. A range of restaurants offer the finest examples of Middle-Eastern and Indian cooking.
'Relaxing Oasis in Ras Al Khaimah'
Discover Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort, nestled in the UAE's northernmost emirate. A serene, untouched oasis, just a 45-minute drive from Dubai's centre. This eco-sanctuary rests on the beach with the pristine waters of Arabian Gulf glistening just steps away. Surrounded by the soothing ambience of the waterside sanctuary, graced by the lagoon's calm embrace or the panoramic vistas of the Gulf. This hotel offers 174 elegantly designed rooms, suites, and villas. Indulge your senses with an array of dining options, ranging from seafood to international cuisines and Asian flavours that satisfy every palate, alongside a bar that offers a variety of light bites and refreshing drinks. For those seeking recreation and leisure, the offerings are plentiful. You can immerse yourself in the in-house experiences, or take a refreshing dip in the inviting pool and maintain your fitness routine at the state-of-the-art fitness centre, while the little ones explore and play at the kid's club. The adventure continues at the water sports centre, or complete your relaxation journey at the rejuvenating Anantara Spa.
‘Majestic & Captivating – Beach & Adventure’
The Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, is undoubtedly one of the most alluring beach front locations in the Middle East. Inspired by the palaces of the Arabian Peninsula, the hotel resort is conveniently located for exploring Ras Al Khaimah and the surrounding mountains and desert areas. There are 346 deluxe rooms and suites opulently decorated, Waldorf Astoria style including the personal concierge service. At the resort itself you will find outstanding leisure and sports facilities including an adjacent 18-hole championship golf course, tennis facilities and a range of water sports at the 350m private white sand beach. For your relaxation and revitalisation there is a full-service spa, fitness and health centre. There are 9 international restaurants and lounges serving food from the Middle East to the Mediterranean and a Waldorf Astoria would not be the same without Peacock Alley and afternoon tea.
‘Private Beach, Spa’
Located in Ras Al Khaimah, the most pristine of the Emirates, Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort is a luxury family beach resort and spa, with nearly a mile of private white sandy beaches. A unique location to experience authentic Arabia, the resort with 475 rooms, suites, and villas provides majestic views of the Arabian Gulf, Hajjar Mountains and miles of excellent beaches close to the Bays of Oman. The serene buildings with traditional design features have a comprehensive food and drink offering with 9 eclectic and exotic speciality restaurants which include Brazilian, Italian, and international cuisines and children and teens menus. Leisure facilities in the hotel include direct access to 1.5 kilometres of white empty beaches and beach club, spa, water sports centre, fishing and snorkelling activities, swimming pools, walking and jogging tracks, a kids club and teens club and plenty of green open spaces and gardens.
‘Middle Eastern Hospitality – Beach Front Location’
Situated in a beachfront location, Double Tree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island is perfectly located to explore Ras Al Khaimah and is close to shopping and entertaining facilities. The resort has guest rooms and suites which feature a terrace or balcony. Relax on the private beach or by one of 7 outdoor pools. Activities include a gym, beach games, billiards, table tennis, tennis courts and water sports. The Pirate Boat Aqua zone is a water playground perfect for the family and the kids’ club features a climbing wall and playground. The main dining restaurants, Al Marjan and the Bay Club Restaurant features live cooking stations and international buffet and there are 11 restaurants and bars in total.
'Middle Eastern Charm, Magnificent Leisure, Dining and Spa Facilities'
Find this expansive resort sat across two peninsulas and cradling a private beach. InterContinental Ras Al Kaimah Mina Al Arab Resort & Spa sits on the exclusive and luxurious Hayat Island, just 45 minutes from cosmopolitan Dubai, surrounded by the Arabian Gulf and bordering towering mountains. 351 rooms, suites and villas offer spacious and modern residences with Arabian influenced features – some enjoy private pools overlooking the beach and the sea. The InterContinental Spa offers a tranquil place for guests to unwind with signature and holistic therapies, or the fitness centre is the perfect spot for aerobics, yoga and tennis. Guests can find world inspired cuisines at the on site restaurants and delicious cocktails at the lounges and bars, idyllic spots to seek refreshment in between sunbathing on the beach or water sports on the Gulf.
‘Where the Sand Meets the Sea’
Brilliant gold deserts, flawless white beaches and hot springs are typical of Ras al Khaimah (or 'RAK'), whilst lofty mountains create an impressive backdrop for the UAE's northernmost emirate. With a steady track record for rapid growth, Ras al Khaimah's skyline is growing ever more impressive, but it is its skill for creating stunning luxury resorts that have really drawn the eyes of the international community.
Year-round sunshine creates the ideal climate, and with a 40-mile coastline, there is no shortage of sand or sea! Experience first-class leisure facilities, desert experiences, and relaxing spa escapes at the Ritz-Carlton resorts of Ras al Khaimah. Then investigate all the latest restaurants, many of which specialise in gourmet international cuisine. Visitors of all ages can enjoy this family-friendly emirate, as there are mountain tours, desert camps, water sports and sailing cruises all available here.
Ritz Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert
Within the sanctuary of Wadi Khadeja, The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert offers the chance to experience romance and relaxation, adventure, and natural beauty. Located in a 1,235-acre gated private Nature Reserve, the intimate resort offers private villas with terraces and pools amongst the natural desert landscape. The resort provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy the Equestrian centre, Adventure centre, Falconry school or alternatively the extensive Spa and Wellness offerings that include The Rainforest, a rejuvenating hydrothermal experience enhancing mind, body, and skin.
Ritz Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach
A private oasis along Ras Al Khaimah beach, this exclusive beach resort pairs relaxation and adventure with luxury amenities. Privacy is prioritised with pool villa accommodations and spa pavilions, while activities and dining take advantage of the resort beachfront location. You’re sure to find complete relaxation and more in one of the luxurious villas, each with its own pool and direct beach access.
‘Beachside Villas – Natural Beauty & Cultural Heritage’
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach blends with the natural beauty of the area and embraces the cultural heritage. Lining the beach are 32 Bedouin themed luxury villas with private plunge pools and direct beach access. A resort infinity pool overlooks views of the ocean and the spa invites you to relax in one of four spa pavilions. When it comes to dining, both Arabic and international dishes are on offer and is a private dining option. The sister hotel is only 20 minutes away and here guests can enjoy a range of desert activities.