Al Maha Desert Resort Unveils Exclusive New Spa

16th Jun 2004

Al Maha, the luxurious desert hideaway near Dubai, has just opened the doors to theÊ ‘Jamilah Spa’, which will offer the resorts’ guests a combination of traditional spa treatments and Arabian style therapies.ÊThis new development is the latest part of a multi-million pound investment in the five-star boutique resort by the Emirates Group, which has also included the addition of ten Bedouin Suites and a full refurbishment of the existing suites including the expansion of the personal infinity pools.

Nestling amid palm trees and surrounded by cascading water features, the new health and beauty spa is designed in the Bedu style with a dramatic tented roof and traditional design features in keeping with the distinctly elegant and luxurious Arabic feel of the resort.

There are four treatment rooms, a Rasool and a hydro-therapy facility offering a vast range of extra-special relaxing and rejuvenating treatments to purify and pamper guests. Complete with steam room, sauna, plunge pools and jacuzzi, the spa also provides a well-equipped gymnasium, with food and beverage offering special menus and treats for the health conscious.

Al Maha has worked closely with the prestigious German cosmetics company, BABOR to create a range of products using traditional Arabian ingredients.Ê Al Maha’s signature ‘Timeless’ range is exclusive to the resort, blending Arabian frankincense with the soft oils of one of natures’ miracle fruits, the date, which is intrinsically linked to Arabian culture. Arabic style treatments have also been developed to allow guests to experience traditional therapies using these unique products.

With almost twenty face and body treatments available, therapies on offer range from reflexology to aromatherapy facials. The relaxation starts well before treatments begin, with herbal teas and fruit essence drinks preceding the guests’ appointment with their Consultant.


A selection of tailor-made spa packages have been created to allow guests the opportunity to indulge in a number of treatments over the duration of their stay - whether they be staying for one or five nights. These treatments combine Al Maha’s signature ‘Timeless’ range with selected beauty treatments, massage and complimentary therapies.


To celebrate the opening of the new Spa, Al Maha has introduced a special offer exclusive to British travellers.Ê Prices start at just £1025 for a four night stay in a Bedouin Suite on a full board basis plus two hours of selected complimentary treatments.

Available exclusively through Emirates Tours, this offer is subject to availability with prices quoted per person, based on two sharing and covers all taxes. Emirates Economy Class flights departing from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham or Glasgow are also included, plus Meet & Greet on arrival in Dubai and return private car transfers.Ê Valid for travel 01 June - 31 August 2004, this exclusive offer must be booked by 30 June 2004.Ê Upgrade to Business Class from £825 per person.

For further information contact Emirates Tours on 0870 128 6000 or visit


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