Enjoy an unforgettable island escape by the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf. Discover an array of wildlife in one of the world's most unique offshore sanctuaries, including thousands of animal and bird species, many of which are now endangered. Designed to resemble a coastal fortress, palatial splendour and stunning views await.

5 Stars

At a glance

  • 64 rooms
  • 5 bars and restaurants
  • 1 pool
  • WiFi


Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi


Getting there

Arrival Airport

Abu Dhabi International Airport

Approximate flight times

London to Abu Dhabi 7 hours

Time difference

GMT +4


Approximately 4 hours from Abu Dhabi International Airport


Sunny blue skies and high temperatures can be expected most of the year. Rainfall is sporadic, falling mainly in winter (November to March) and averaging 12 cm per year in most of the emirate.



Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara

Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi