Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort

Tailored Just For You

Our personal travel specialists go above and beyond to give you the best luxury experience, and every holiday we create is tailored just for you by our experts.

“A wilderness retreat complete with indulgent facilities”

Set among the beautiful terrain of Sir Bani Yas Island, a protected reserve just off the coast of Oman, Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort is a nature-lover’s retreat. The 30 safari-style villas have outdoor terraces surrounded by the wildlife. Exciting activities include horse-riding, land-sailing, kayaking, archery, mountain biking and snorkelling. Guests can also access facilities at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa and Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort where there is a pool, fitness centre and spa and dining options range from Italian to Middle Eastern.



In Our Opinion

“This is a Middle Eastern safari like experience – think luxury and wildlife with fine dining and activities on hand.”

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  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Flat-screen television
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Room service
  • Minibar
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Pillow menu
  • Workstation
  • Safe
  • Please note:
  • For the One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa, and the One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa, children are considered to be individuals aged 11 years and below. For the One Bedroom Anantara Villa, children are considered to be individuals 3 years and below.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Minibar
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Safe
  • Writing desk
  • Outdoor terrace with table, chairs & sun-loungers

One Bedroom Anantara Villa

This standalone villa has a terrace overlooking the wildlife.

FEATURES

  • 65sqm
  • One king-size
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Bathroom with standalone tub & separate rain shower
  • Open plan sitting area
  • Terrace
  • View of Arabian Wildlife Park

One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

This villa has a plunge pool adjacent to the terrace.

FEATURES

  • 100sqm
  • One four-poster, king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Bathroom with standalone tub & rain shower
  • Open plan sitting area
  • Private plunge pool
  • View of Arabian Wildlife Park

Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

This villa has both interior and exterior living spaces and two bedrooms. The private plunge pool and terrace overlook the wildlife reserve.

FEATURES

  • 223sqm
  • One bedroom with king-size bed
  • Second bedroom with twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with standalone tub and rain-shower
  • Separate living area with sofa bed
  • Terrace with outdoor living space
  • Private pool
  • View of Arabian Wildlife Park
Anantara Resort in Abu Dhabi can provide everything you need to begin your happily ever after honeymoon – from a romantic turndown service, to candlelit bath rituals and champagne breakfast in bed, your romantic escape will not be short of luxury and indulgence.

Leisure and services can be found across the three Anantara Resorts – Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort, Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa and Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort.

Leisure

  • 3 swimming pools
  • Fitness centre
  • Spice Spoons

Land sports

  • Tennis
  • Fitness centre
  • Horse-riding at the Sir Bani Yas Stables
  • Archery
  • Mountain biking
  • Land sailing

Water sports

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling

Anantara Spa at Desert Islands Resort & Spa

  • Four treatment rooms
  • Male and female changing areas with steam rooms
  • Five different treatments
  • Bespoke couple’s spa treatments

Kids’ Club

at Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Free for guests

Suitable for children aged 4 – 12

  • Open Monday to Friday 10:00 – 19:00
  • Open Saturday & Sunday 10:00 – 21:00

Excursions:

  • Guided wildlife walks
  • Guided wildlife drives

 

Services

Some services may incur an additional charge

 

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour guest services
  • Souk
  • Free transfers between dining locations
  • Airport transfers
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Babysitting/childminding
Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Bed & breakfast
• Buffet breakfast

 

Half board
• Breakfast as above
• Lunch or dinner at a selection of restaurants, including Olio, Savannah Grill, The Palm, Amwaj, or Al shams


Full board
• Breakfast as above
• Lunch and dinner at a selection of restaurants, including Olio, Savannah Grill, The Palm, Amwaj, or Al shams

 

Note: all above meals are inclusive of local mineral water only. Additional beverages incur a charge.

Savannah Grill & Lounge at Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort

Specialising in African cuisine, this restaurant provides a rustic setting amongst the grasslands.  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Olio at Al Yamm Villa Resort

Italian inspired restaurant overlooking the sea. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Al Shams at Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Casually elegant in style, this restaurant is situated poolside. By day have snacks delivered to your lounger and by night enjoy the bar and desert dining experience. Open for lunch and dinner. Shisha from 17.00 – 23.00.

Dining by Design

Guests are invited to create a unique romantic dining experience with this bespoke service. Dine on the beach, or under the twinkling canopy of the night sky, enjoying a choice of delicious dishes.

This service is available with 24-hours’ notice.

The Palm at Desert Islands Resort & Spa

International and Middle Eastern Cuisine. Open for breakfast and dinner, including occasional theme nights.

Amwaj at Desert Islands Resort & Spa

Showcasing a seafood menu, Amwaj is situated beachside. Relax into oversized chairs on the outdoor terrace and in the cooler months enjoy the firelight stories and marshmallow toasting. Open for dinner Monday – Friday.

Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort is located on the picturesque Sir Bani Yas Island in the Arabian Gulf. The resort can be accessed by boat, or via plane from Al Bateen Executive Airport. The Sir Bani Yas Island Ferry mainland port is 160 miles, 2hrs, 20 mins from Abu Dhabi.

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