Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert is a luxury resort, located just an hour away from Dubai. The impressive oasis provides a lavish and contemporary interpretation of the tented designs and nomadic lifestyles of local tribes and the reserve offers the perfect contrast to city life.
Guests can appreciate the serene and tranquil desert surroundings, with each of the 101 luxury villas benefitting from a private pool and beautiful arabesque interiors.
With the picturesque Ras Al Khaimah desert as a backdrop, resort bars and restaurants offer both a literal and visual feast. Local influences are found in the cuisine and the settings, from homegrown vegetables to dining among the sand dunes.
Boasting hundreds of hectares, the nature reserve hosts fifty species of birds, Arabian Oryx, gazelles and camels, plus offers adventure experiences such as stargazing, falconry and nature walks.