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The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“banyan tree”(20 reviews)
“private pool”(20 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This former Banyan Tree resort could be great. The 'tented' villa suites are sumptuous and spacious; the desert setting is beautiful and the staff ... most of them ... try really hard. But don't expect this to live up to the Ritz brand. This must...More

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Response from AlWadiDesert, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertResponded 1 week ago

Dear S G P, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your valued feedback with us. I am disappointed to hear about your experience with us. This is not service commitment we orient ourselves towards here at The Ritz-Carlton Ras...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the Ritz 2 days ago, and I should say this is the first time i feel motivated enough to put a review on TripAdvisor. Not only was the hotel phenomenal, extremely clean, and incredibly luxurious, but the service was exceptional. In general, all...More

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Response from AlWadiDesert, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, We would like to sincerely thank you for your valued review on Trip Advisor. It is wonderful to hear that you had such a memorable first anniversary and I am very pleased that Shadi has made it even more special for the both...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Al Wadi Resort in the desert of Ras Al Khaimah is a lovely resort with large beautiful suites with attached pools. The villas are well furnished and the pool is heated. The property is massive and one can spend a lot of time exploring,....More

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Response from AlWadiDesert, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertResponded 1 week ago

Dear Raghu Palat, Thank you for your valued feedback. It makes us very happy to hear that you had a restful and relaxing time. I do sincerely apologize about confusion regarding the excess charges and am glad that the issue was resolved in time for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ritz Carlton at Ras Al Khaimah Al Wadi Desert is a beautiful property with lovely spacious pool villas. The pools are a good size, over looking the desert and the water is temperature controlled. The surrounding area is large and the resort offers several...More

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Response from AlWadiDesert, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pushpa Palat, Thank you very much for your insightful review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your private pool villa. I am very distressed to hear about your checkout experience. That is not the Ritz-Carlton culture that we strive towards and I am...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After experiencing many Christmas holidays in the Caribbean and the lush surroundings of the Far East it was with some trepidation that we took the decision to spend a week in the Arabian Desert at the Ritz-Carlton Al Wadi, particularly after learning of the difficult...More

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Response from AlWadiDesert, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LizTony2018, Thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you had such a great experience with us and that we were able to be a part of your perfect Christmas. It was a real pleasure sharing this...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Outdoor pool
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USD 497 - USD 1,073 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#4 Business Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#6 Spa Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#11 Luxury Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 497 - USD 1,073 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#4 Business Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#6 Spa Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
#11 Luxury Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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michaelgsmorgan
5 January 2018|
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Dear Michaelgsmorgan, We are sorry to hear about this incident. Kindly share your contact details so we can discuss directly with you and hear more about your visit. We are looking forward to getting in touch with... More
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Selinaz
5 January 2018|
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Response from Osama H | Reviewed this property |
I have a 6 years old boy and he was enjoying the private pool so much. I do believe that there is a Kids playing area for your children ages
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Selinaz
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Response from Osama H | Reviewed this property |
Only Falconery show and bicycles are free
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"All the villas are nice. A tented villa is the best"
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"The pool villas are excellent"
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"Open pool view to the desert is better than the closed one"
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