Rooms & Suites: 78
Redefining desert opulence, the resort boasts the only all-villa private pool and jet-pool resort in the Middle East.
Situated in an intriguing landscape of well-preserved forts, edifying museums and the oldest mosque in the Gulf - the Al Khamis Mosque, spacious villas blend perfectly into their natural desert environment. Here, you will find an oasis of sensuality in the mysterious Arabian desert. A retreat which personifies luxury spa pampering at its best. Bahrain, the hidden pearl of the Middle East is an archipelago of islands in the Arabian Gulf with a unique blend of ancient and modern values. Banyan Tree Desert Spa and Resort, Al Areen is situated in the southwest of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in the prestigious Al Areen development. The resort is only a 35-minute drive from Bahrain International Airport and five minutes away from the world-famous Bahrain International Circuit. Discover the roots of this ancient island believed to be the home of the 'Garden of Eden' and be immersed in the arts, history, cuisine and warm Arabian culture. Equally enchanting is the wind-caressed desert landscape with its rolling sand dunes and unique flora and fauna. Activities in the area include falconry, pearl diving, horse and camel riding, off road driving, Formula BMW racing experience, golf and shopping.
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Bahrain International Airport (BAH)
21 miles/35 km/35 minutes
November through April