Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

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Within the sanctuary of Wadi Khadeja, The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert offers the chance to experience romance and relaxation, adventure and natural beauty. Located in a 1,235 acre gated private Nature Reserve, the intimate resorts offers 100 private villas with terraces and pools amongst the natural desert landscape. The resort offers guests the opportunity to enjoy the Equestrian centre, Adventure centre, Falconry school or alternatively the extensive Spa and Wellness offerings that include The Rainforest, a rejuvenating hydrothermal experience enhancing mind, body and skin. Additional access to its sister resorts beach add a luxurious touch to a traditional Bedouin desert experience.


The Ritz-Carlton, Al Wadi Desert
Destination Dining

Dining on the Dunes

Upgrade your stay to a unique desert dining experience. Enjoy a mouthwatering spread of Arabian- or Western-style barbecue under a star-lit desert sky. A personal chef and butler attend to your every need.

Oasis Dining

A 5-Star Luxury Resort Amid the Ras Al Khaimah Desert

The beauty of the Arabian desert has been a secret of the Bedouins for thousands of years. Now, visitors can experience its tranquility, picturesque scenery and rich culture at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert. The luxury resort brings together pampering services with opportunities to discover the land and the people, creating an unforgettable experience for the entire family.

Horse Riding

Al Wadi Equestrian Adventure Centre

Embark on a desert ride or secure a spot in a sunset camel caravan.

Owl Interaction

Al Wadi Experiences

Whether it’s an introduction to falconry, horse riding or archery, our resort can create an itinerary that speaks to your interests and curiosities.

Desert Spa Escape

A Spa Retreat in Ras Al Khaimah

Bringing together local herbs and healing traditions, The Ritz-Carlton Spa offers a spa sanctuary in the Dubai desert. Indulge in luxurious spa experiences or enjoy a one-of-a-kind hydrothermal therapy sessions at The Rainforest.

The Rainforest


The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

Al Mazraa, Wadi Khadija., Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 7-206 7777
Distance from Property: 59.7 KM
Phone Number: +971 6-5581111
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Distance from Property: 80.2 KM
Phone Number: +971 4-2245555
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Alternate Airport Transportation

RTA Dubai; fee: 250 AED (one way) ;on request

Distance from Property: 22.9 KM
Phone Number: +971 7-2075200
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Private Car Service

Limousine/Van Service

Local Shuttle Complimentary

Planning Your Trip

From exquisite dining in the desert under the stars to a day at the Equestrian Center, get ready to discover what makes Ras Al Khaimah so unique.

Sunset Walk

Meetings and Events

Our more than 2,800 square feet of meeting space can host up to 300 people, making us the perfect choice for intimate and large-scale events.

Weddings and Occasions

Whether you have chosen to celebrate as a couple or with a group of friends and family, the resort’s wedding experts are passionate about bringing your dream wedding to life.

Outdoor Wedding Venue
Journey Into
Inspiring Destinations

Property Details



Fitness Center

Outdoor Pool

24 Hour Room Service

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service


Meeting Space

Bicycle Rental

Horseback Riding

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service


Activities for Kids

Room Service

Wake up Calls

Free Wifi

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 18

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No Pets Allowed: Service Animals Only

Parking Complimentary On-Site Parking
Complimentary Valet Parking
Electric Car Charging Station
Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

Languages spoken by staff:
English, Arabic, German, Spanish, Russian

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +971 7-206 7777

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 335.41 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 5396.5 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

Electric car charging