There is something truly special about falling asleep under a canopy of stars surrounded by majestic dunes, far away from civilisation as we know it. The immersive experience becomes even more magical with a string of 5-star luxury facilities and first class hospitality at your disposal.
We've rounded up 13 of our favourite luxury desert escapes from the four corners of the world, (including a somewhat 'unexpected' entry!)
1. Amangiri, USA
2. White Desert, Antarctica
3. Sossusvlei Lodge, Namibia
4. Longitude 131, Australia
5. Dead Valley Lodge hotel, Namibia
6. Wadi Rum Bubble Luxotel, Jordan
7. Inara Camp lodge, Morocco
8. Telal Resort Al Ain, Abu Dhabi
9. Little Kulala, Namibia
10. Ritz-Carlton Al Wadi Desert, Ras Al Khaimah
11. Desert Nights Camp hotel, Oman
12. Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa hotel, Chile
13. Capitol Reef Resort, USA
Have we missed any off? Please drop your dream desert stays in the comments below!