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Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort

“A wilderness retreat complete with indulgent facilities”

Set among the beautiful terrain of the Arabian Wildlife Park and Sir Bani Yas Island, Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort is a nature-lover’s retreat. Guests can take full advantage of the stunning landscapes by indulging in a host of exciting activities, including horse-riding, land-sailing, kayaking, and snorkelling. The nearby spa provides ample opportunity for relaxation, and the variety of dining options cater for all tastes.

In Our Opinion

“Both couples and groups will delight in this exotic location which provides a romantic setting alongside a fantastic range of adventurous activities.”

  • 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.

One Bedroom Anantara Villa

Boasting views over the Savannah, this villa provides guests with the option of either a king-sized bed or twin beds. The accommodation includes an outdoor seating area and plunge pool.


  • 50sqm
  • One king-size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Rain-shower & free-standing bathtub
  • Seating area
  • Private plunge pool
  • View of Arabian Wildlife Park

One Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

Offering views of the wild terrains, the One Bedroom Pool villa includes a king-sized bed and sofa-bed allowing for multiple occupancy. Guests enjoy access to a picturesque terrace and private plunge pool.


  • 70sqm
  • One king-size and sofa bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults + 2 children, or 3 adults
  • Rain-shower & free-standing bathtub
  • Separate living and dining area
  • Private plunge pool
  • View of Arabian Wildlife Park

Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

This spacious accommodation comprises two separate rooms. One room features a king-sized bed and the other, two queen-sized beds. Guests enjoy seating and dining areas in addition to an outdoor relaxation area with a private pool.


  • 150sqm
  • One king-size and twin queen beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults + 4 children or 4 adults + 2 children, or 5 adults
  • Rain-shower and free-standing copper bathtub
  • Separate living and dining areas
  • 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.

Air Conditioning

Baby Sitting

Car Parking

Fitness Centre/Gym

Outdoor Pool


Room Service



Water sports

Kids' Club


• 3 swimming pools
• Fitness centre

Kids’ Club

Complimentry for guests
Suitable for children aged 4 – 12

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

Activities & excursions

Some activities may incur a fee

Land sports
• Horse-riding at the Sir Bani Yas Stables
• Archery
• Mountain biking
• Land sailing

Water sports
• Kayaking
• Snorkelling

• Guided wildlife walks
• Guided wildlife drives

Spa & Wellness

Located just ten minutes’ drive from the resort, the Anatara Spa allows guests to enjoy an assortment of luxurious treatments while enjoying the spectacular sea views.

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



Some services and activities may incur an additional charge

• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• Complimentary parking
• 24-hour front desk
• Tour desk
• Meeting/banquet services
• 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

Seats 74. Specialising in African cuisine, this restaurant provides a rustic setting with stunning views. 

Open daily at 07:00 – 10:30, 12:00 – 18:00, and 18:30 – 22:30.


Seats 100. Providing panoramic coastal views, this Italian-themed restaurant offers an assortment of authentic dishes.

Open daily at 07:00 – 10:30, 12:00 – 18:00, and 18:30 – 22:30.

Al Shams

Seats 84. This poolside bar serves a variety of snacks alongside more hearty Arabic meals and international dishes.

Open daily at 12:00 – 18:00 and 18:30 – 22:30. The pool bar opens at 11:00.

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

Seats 130. Enjoy a generous choice of cuisine at the International and Middle-Eastern influenced breakfast buffet.

Open daily 07:00 – 22:30.

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.

Nearby Attractions
• Arabian Wildlife Park - 5.4km/11 min drive
• Sir Bani Yas Airport – 15.8km/30min drive
• Abu Dhabi International Airport - 250km


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