The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

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The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

Hotel Description

This Ritz-Calton hotel is a tranquil desert resort located in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. The resort has 101 decadent villas, each with their own pool, and encompasses approximately 250 acres of land with a great part being dedicated to a wonderful nature reserve.

The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

The resort has an Experience Centre to assist guests in making the most of their time at Al Wadi Desert, whether you want to pass a few hours or plan a day full of activity. You can try your hand at archery, take a horseback riding lesson, wind down with Sunset Yoga or enjoy an introduction to falconry. Other activities include complimentary and guided bike rides, nature and bird-watching walks, stargazing and night walks.

Young guests are well catered for too with the Ritz Kids Club open daily and offering fun activities including pony rides, fish feeding, kids archery and mini falconry.

The Spa is a peaceful haven offering holistic signature therapies with lavish pavilions providing the perfect setting for your relaxing treatment or therapy. Hydrotherapy facilities and a fitness club are also available to guests.

Dining here is truly exquisite, with international and local cuisines on offer in both modern spaces and traditionally-styled Bedouin tents.


  • Babysitting
  • Beauty Services
  • Bike Rental
  • Fitness Centre
  • In-villa Dining
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Kids Club
  • Laundry & Dry Cleaning
  • Library
  • Luxury Spa
  • Massage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi

Holiday Type(s)

  • Honeymoon Destinations


Room Types

The resort boasts 101 private villa accommodations in total. Each of the villas has a private pool and views of the desert. Features and amenities include sun loungers and sun beds, air conditioning, king or double beds, bathroom with stand-alone soaking tub and separate shower, complimentary Wi-Fi, LCD TV, safe and coffee/tea maker.

Al Rimal Pool Villa

Stunning villas with elegant arabic decor and a cooling mud-brick structure. Each has a private pool, large furnished terrace, cosy seating areas and open views of the desert.

Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
158 sq m

Al Rimal Enclosed Pool Villa

These spacious villas have a private pool covered from all sides for maximum privacy, a large furnished terrace, minibar and bathrobes.

Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
158 sq m

Al Khaimah Tented Pool Villa

Traditional tented villas featuring intricate lattice woodwork, a swimming pool, sun lounge and sunbed and generously sized living space.

Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
253 sq m

Al Sahari Pool Villa

A wonderfully secluded villa with spectacular open desert views, large living space and a spacious bathroom with desert views.

Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
253 sq m


Al Waha: A beautiful restaurant with traditional Middle Eastern architecture. Serves international and Arabic cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Safran: This Arabian-styled restaurants serves a fine-dining Indian menu and overlooks a waterhole frequented by the desert’s wildlife.

The Tower: Enjoy exceptional private dining prepared by a dedicated personal chef.

Dining on the Dunes: Arabian or Western-style barbecue prepared under the star-lit sky.

You can also relax in the Samar Lounge which has a lovely terrace and a great selection of international wines. The Moon Bar on the upper deck offers spectacular views of the sand dunes and is a delightful place to enjoy the sunset.

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