The Desert Palm is a five star boutique resort set amidst 150 acres of gardens. The luxuriously-appointed guest rooms and suites include a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a spacious seating area and a private bathroom. Some rooms feature a private pool. The resort is home to a spa with massage services, a large outdoor infinity pool and a variety of restaurants and bars. Recreational activities available include horse-riding, tennis, bird watching, wine-tasting and cooking tutorials. The Desert Palm is a 20 minute drive from Dubai International Airport, whilst Dubai city centre and Sheikh Zayed Road are approximately 15 minutes away.