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Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa

This peaceful nature reserve just outside of Dubai offers elegant safari style lodges, with long-horned oryx wandering the grounds. Guests are assigned their own ranger on arrival to answer wildlife queries, arrange trips into the desert or plan a romantic dinner at sunset.

Details

, Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Al Ain Road

+971 4 832 9900

www.al-maha.com

Desert Palm Dubai

This peaceful avant garde oasis on the outskirts of Dubai is set within a luscious green polo estate. The resort features a riding school and mixed mini spa with polo field views and a menu of sumptuous beauty rituals, scrubs and massages.

Details

Warsan 2, Al Awir Road, International City

+971 4 323 8888

www.desertpalm.peraquum.com

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray

This opulent hotel, located on the iconic Palm Jumeirah, is the perfect escape for those who want to get away from Dubai’s city centre while having plenty of entertainment just a stone’s throw away. The hotel offers everything from a luxurious spa, a sizeable pool area, several restaurants and golden stretch of private beach to a variety of bustling nightlife venues.

Details

Crescent Road, The Palm Jumeirah

+971 4 453 0000

www.jumeirah.com