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Ahoy! The Festive Season

Aho-ho-hoy!

A festive celebration just docked in the majestic island. Beneath the star-studded sky and surrounded by twinkling lights, our collection of unparalleled experiences is here to envelop 'ye' in this festive season. All hands in deck for our magical world where epicurean expressions 'arrr' designed for romantic rendezvous as well as family occasions and feature some of the world’s finest ingredients.

Each and every experience is complimented by our tranquil environment and indulgent atmosphere. So, grab that treasure for a front row seat to festive magic. Set sail to none other than Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island.

View Our Festive Brochure

Complimentary high-speed WiFi Complimentary bottled water

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING | 17 DECEMBER

Get into the Christmas spirit and sing along with classic carols as we light up the Christmas tree. Enjoy festive canapés and warm your spirits with hot mulled wine or homemade eggnog.

Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort
4.30 pm – 5.00 pm

Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara
5.30 pm – 6.00 pm

Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort
6.30 pm – 7.00 pm


SANTA JUST LANDED! | 24 DECEMBER

Shiver me timbers. It's Santa Claus! Welcome him as he set sail to the island with a big bag of surprises for our younger guests.

Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara
5.00 pm – 6.00 pm


CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER | 24 DECEMBER
6.30 – 10.30 PM

Amwaj at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara
Celebrate traditionally with a festive buffet and be pampered with an array of Christmas specialities. Complete the celebrations with homemade Christmas sweets.

AED 360 per person including soft beverages
AED 180 per child (6-11 years) including soft beverages

REGULAR AND PREMIUM PACKAGE:

AED 200 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and house spirits
AED 400 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and premium spirits

Al Shams at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara
Olio at Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort
Savannah Grill at Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort
Savour the flavour of our full a la carte menu and enjoy a Christmas Eve to remember


REGULAR AND PREMIUM PACKAGE:

AED 200 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and house spirits
AED 400 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and premium spirits

CHRISTMAS DINNER | 25 DECEMBER
6.30 – 10.30 PM

Olio at Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort
Savannah Grill at Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort
Amwaj at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara
Experience the tantalising flavours with a five-course Christmas dinner at Olio, Amwaj and Savannah. Let our traditional specialties spice up your Christmas Day celebrations.

AED 460 per person including soft beverages
AED 230 per child (6 - 11 years) including soft beverages

REGULAR AND PREMIUM PACKAGE:

AED 200 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and house spirits
AED 400 per person
Including local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, selected beers, house wines and premium spirits


NEW YEAR'S EVE GALA DINNER | 31 DECEMBER
8.00 – 12.00 AM

Theme for New Year's Eve
ARR! PIRATE!
Be sure to dress as the mighty pirate of the island and get the chance to win bountiful treasure!

Beach Promenade
Join us for a night of enchantment at the beach promenade, in front of Dhabi Ballroom and ring in the New Year in the company of our esteemed guests. Be welcomed with bubbly and cocktails to the sounds of the live band and DJ before commencing a rich culinary journey.

AED 1,299 per person
AED 649 per child (6 – 11 years)

Gala Dinner includes cocktail reception upon arrival, local mineral water, soft drinks, juices, beers, wines, premium spirits, and champagne to toast

Al Shams at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara, Olio at Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort, Savannah Grill at Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort will be closed for dinner.

NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN | 31 DECEMBER
12.00 AM – 2.00 AM

Beach Promenade
Marvel at amazing performances from all over the world, from the live band and fire shows to elegant belly dancers, plus music from the DJ to dance the night away. Count down under the stars, then toast the New Year with Champagne. 


FOR THE KIDDOS

Christmas is bursting with family excitement and treats for our youngest VIPs. Let us entertain them with festive activities and plenty of presents from Santa.

  • 21 December - Christmas Cookie Bake Off
  • 22 December - Christmas Cards & Lantern Crafting
  • 23 December - Santa’s Mini Rangers
  • 24 December - Christmas Crafts
  • 25 December - Christmas Carol Singing & Christmas Party in the Kids Club
  • 26 December - Family Movie under the Stars – Christmas Edition
  • 29 December - New Year’s Calendar Crafting
  • 30 December - Mini Olympic Games by the Beach
  • 31 December - Discovery Walk with Animal Search
  • 1 January - New Year’s Wish Tree

View Our Festive Brochure


SPA OFFERS 

'Tis the season to treat yourself

City life facial 60 minutes + Back, neck & shoulders massage
75 minutes | AED 690 net per person
City life facial is good for detoxifying and refreshing the skin, from all pollutants. Especially good for dull complexion, tired skin, partygoers, and smokers. Therefore, it helps to promote healthier and glowing skin.

Marakkesh Rhassoul Detoxifying Body Wrap and Scalp massage
60 minutes | AED 500 net per person
Applying Rhassoul mud all over the body and wrap with a warm blanket. Scalp massage is performed while cocooning. The wrap is good for detoxifying and rehydrating. Releasing stress and headache.

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Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara

  • 64 rooms, suites and pool villas overlooking the Arabian Gulf
  • Family-friendly adventures and water sports
  • World-class conference centre
  • Anantara Spa
CHECK-IN 3:00 PM
CHECK-OUT 12:00 PM
Complimentary high-speed WiFi Sea views Balcony Mini bar
Terms and Conditions

The festive events program is subject to change without prior notice. All prices are inclusive of applicable municipality fees, service charges, and VAT.
For more information and reservations email experience.sby@anantara.com