At Desert Islands Resort Spa by Anantara a tree lighting ceremony is scheduled to take place in the lobby on the evening of December 23, where guests can enjoy a traditional Gluwein or hot chocolate.
New Year lunch can also be enjoyed at the hotel’s poolside restaurant, Al Shams, with a festive barbeque lunch from 13:00.
Additionally, its signature seafood restaurant, Samak, is offering a five-course Christmas Eve dinner. A four-course couple’s dinner is being made available during Christmas Day at Samak, with fresh seafood and champagne.
New Year’s Eve celebrations at the hotel include a gala dinner in the brand new ballroom, with pre-dinner reception on the ballroom terrace, followed by a dinner buffet. Free flowing house beverages will be on offer with an array of entertainment, including a DJ, with a firework finale and the release of traditional Khum Soy Thai lanterns to mark the beginning of the New Year ahead.
Catering for children over the festive period, Desert Islands Resort Spa will also offer turn down service on Christmas Eve with Santa stockings filled with candy, cookies and chocolates.
The properties of Anantara Luxury Resorts Spa in UAE include: Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara Desert Islands Resort Spa by Anantara and Eastern Mangroves Hotel Spa. Each property over the festive season is offering a special room rate, along with individual special offers and incentives.