This year Santa’s arriving on a camel
Festive Celebrations in the Desert with Anantara Qasr Al Sarab
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 10th November, 2015: This festive season embrace the captivating charms of age-old traditions combined with comfortable modern facilities, surrounded by the spectacular, ever-changing desert landscape at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, with rates starting from AED 1,850* per room per night including breakfast for two.
Add a twist of Arabian spirit to your festivities and spend Christmas in the heart of the Empty Quarter. Enjoy a sumptuous Christmas Eve dinner at a host of dining destinations. An exquisite buffet is on offer at Al Waha from AED 450* per person, featuring season favourites such as foie gras, freshly shucked oysters and roasted turkey with all the trimmings. For a sophisticated dining experience, head to Suhail our rooftop signature bar and grill, for a five course menu with the dunes as your backdrop from AED 650* per person. Treat your taste buds to a tantalizing three course Mediterranean menu from AED 450* per person at Ghadeer, the poolside restaurant.
On Christmas Day, all guests are invited to a cocktail gathering in the courtyard for Santa’s arrival on a camel with surprises for the little ones, in a merry atmosphere complemented by carols performed by Qasr Al Sarab’s very own choir.
On 29 and 30 December, Ghadeer takes you to Paris with a French inspired five course menu and the upbeat live performance of French band Swing Deluxe, starting from AED 450* per person.
On 31 December, celebrate New Year’s Eve 1001 Nights style at the mirage palace. Join the festivities at Al Waha with a sumptuous buffet and entertainment from a live 4 piece band, starting from AED 1,199* per person. The Grand Liwa Ballroom will host a lavish gala dinner buffet with sharing tables for up to ten people with a 5 piece band, starting from AED 1,199*. For a more intimate celebration, Suhail offers a six course gala dinner to the sounds of the Jazz duo The Nellie, from AED 1,250*. After dinner, party under the stars in the courtyard to the beats of DJ Francis and a special fire performance. When midnight strikes, welcome 2016 with a spectacular fireworks show on the sand dunes with a glass of bubbles to toast the New Year.
For room reservations, email our central reservation office at firstname.lastname@example.org or
call +971 2 656 1399. Restaurant reservations are highly recommended throughout the Festive season.
*Prices are subject to 6% Tourism fee and 10% Service Charge.
About Anantara Hotels & Resorts:
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From cosmopolitan cities to desert sands to lush islands, Anantara connects travellers to the indigenous, grounds them in authentic luxury, and hosts them with passionate expertise, currently boasting over 30 stunning properties located in Thailand, the Maldives, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, Cambodia, Mozambique, Zambia, the UAE and Qatar, with a pipeline of future properties across Asia, the Indian Ocean, Middle East and Africa.
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