Situated in the Empty Quarter (Rub Al Khali), the world’s largest stretch of uninterrupted desert, Qasr Al Sarab has earned a reputation for being a regional landmark with architecture reflecting a truly authentic Arabian culture and heritage. Perched atop a crescent-shaped dune, the true splendour of this fort-inspired design smoothly blends into its pristine surrounding environment and in a destination rich in history with settlements dating back to 7,000 years ago. Qasr Al Sarab is a haven of exceptional comfort and pure extravagance offering 154 rooms, 42 villas and 10 royal villas resembling majestic palaces with spacious living and dining areas, private pools and outdoor terraces.
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, was awarded ‘Best Hotel Spa’ and ‘Best for Luxury Public Spaces’ at the prestigious Hospitality Design Awards for Creative Achievement in New York. Since its opening, Qasr Al Sarab has been recognised with top accolades from around the world for its exceptional features and tourism offering. Some of these include: Middle East’s Leading Desert Resort in the World Travel Awards 2010 in May; named in Condé Nast Traveller UK’s 2010 Hot List; Condé Nast Traveller USA’s Hot List and Spa Hot List.