The Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort has officially opened its doors

Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort has opened its doors in the UAE, introducing eco-luxury to Ras Al Khaimah. Situated on a private peninsula with golden sands and natural mangroves, the 174-room resort offers an unrivaled setting in exclusivity, tranquility, and luxury. The lush gardens, infinity pool, and natural mangrove sanctuary provide a backdrop of the majestic Hajar mountains and views of the Arabian Gulf.

Accommodation options include contemporary and spacious guest rooms and suites located in the main building or set within traditional riads, each infused with modern sophistication and locally inspired design elements. The resort, designed by Wilson Associates and Perkins Eastman, introduces Maldivian-inspired luxury, featuring Ras Al Khaimah’s first overwater villas with ample living space, a private plunge pool, and views of the Arabian Gulf and the natural mangrove lagoon.

With six restaurants and bars, guests can indulge in a variety of culinary experiences. Signature restaurant Mekong offers a journey through Thailand, Vietnam, and China, while Beach House draws inspiration from Mediterranean living. Other dining options include Sea Breeze, a gourmet deli, a pool bar, and a lobby lounge and bar. Guests can also opt for personalized dining experiences with Anantara’s bespoke concept, Dining by Design.

Beyond luxurious amenities, Anantara Mina Al Arab encourages guests to immerse themselves in the destination and local culture. Signature experiences include hiking on nearby Jebel Jais, kayaking in the surrounding mangroves, and luxury cruising in the Arabian Gulf. The resort, located in the nature and adventure emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, offers adrenaline-fueled activities such as the world’s longest zipline and tobogganing on Jebel Jais.

The resort features extensive leisure facilities, including an infinity swimming pool, a fitness center, a padel court, a yoga pavilion, and kids’ and teens’ clubs. For a serene experience, Anantara Spa offers healing and relaxation with treatments using indigenous ingredients and traditional therapies from Thailand.

Anantara Mina Al Arab is committed to sustainability, eliminating plastic use, reducing waste and energy consumption, and using eco-friendly materials in construction and furnishings. The resort prioritizes the preservation of the surrounding eco-system, including the mangroves and their diverse wildlife.

Located less than an hour away from Dubai International Airport, Ras Al Khaimah is an ideal destination for weddings. The resort offers exclusive use of beaches or gardens for couples, with a capacity for up to 450 guests. Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is conveniently located just 30 minutes from the hotel