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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.

  • Four dining venues including the farm-to-table Farmhouse, all-day dining at Kaheela, the open-sky Moon Bar and the relaxed Moorish lounge
  • Spa combining European and Asian wellness philosophies with hydrothermal facilities and private treatment pavilions
  • Equestrian Centre offering riding lessons for all levels; horse, pony and camel rides; group outings and livery memberships
  • Archery, biking, stargazing, bird-watching, nature drives and other outdoor activities for adults, children and families 
  • Indoor and outdoor event spaces for weddings, meetings, executive retreats, family celebrations, car launches and other gatherings
  • Bedouin-style villas with private pools and decks, lounge areas, luxurious bathrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and desert views

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Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • 100 villas
  • Private pool
  • Sun lounger and sun bed
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • LCD TV
  • Coffee/tea maker

Property Features & Amenities

  • Spa with state-of-the-art hydrotherapy facilities
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Fine cuisine at our specialty restaurant
  • Moon Bar roof terrace
  • Six meeting and event spaces
  • Concierge offering archery, camel rides and other activities
  • Ritz Kids program
  • Official TESLA destination charging location
  • Complimentary transfer, “The Beach Day Shuttle Bus,” departures to The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach daily at 11 a.m. and returns at 4 p.m. Advance reservation required.
  • The Rainforest, a hydrothermal and rejuvenating experience
  • Resort swimming pool and bar, the Oasis Pool & Bar

Business Services

  • Library
  • Business center
  • Laptop rental
  • Domestic and international courier
  • Printing 
  • Secretarial services

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 3 p.m.
  • Check-out: 12 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert kindly requests that our valued guests refrain from bringing food items, cooking utensils, alcohol or shisha to the resort at any time. Thank you for your understanding.

The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert respectfully advises all guests that no visitors will be permitted to the hotel or Nature Reserve at any time, unless they are registered as paying guests staying at the resort.

Please be advised that images used on the site are taken at the resort and are for descriptive purposes only. The location, view and aspect of each villa may differ from the image shown when staying at the resort.