9. Banyan Tree Al Wadi – Dubai
Banyan Tree Al Wadi is a luxury all-pool villa desert resort situated in a stunning location around Wadi Khadeja, against the backdrop of the Al Hajjar Mountains. All Pool Villas are luxuriously furnished along an Arabian theme and have a personal pool and sundeck. The Tented Pool Villas are larger and more Bedouin in style with canopied ceilings.
Located in 500 hectares of private nature reserve, Banyan Tree Al Wadi is not short of facilities and boasts its own private beach access, just 25 minutes from the main resort at Banyan Tree Ras Al Khaimah Beach. Other facilities include 82% of private nature reserve which is home to Arabian gazelles and oryxes and a falconry centre. If you are looking for relaxation, Banyan Tree Spa offers a large hydrotherapy facility and for the sports lovers, there is an archery range, horse and camel stables, gym , yoga facilities and a golf course 20 minutes drive from the resort. There is an activity centre and Kids club for 4 year olds and above.