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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 19 June 2018

Sharjah now home to a luxury tented resort - in pictures 

Kingfisher Lodge has 25 luxurious tented rooms, each with its own private pool, and offering views of the Indian Ocean

If you’ve got a soft spot for Sharjah, you are sure to love it even more now that a flash new glamping resort has opened in the emirate.

Kingfisher Lodge is on the Gulf coast in Khor Kalba, near the Omani border. The boutique hotel has 25 luxurious tented rooms, each with its own private pool, and offering views of the Indian Ocean.

Besides the other guests, you’ll be surrounded by mangroves, which are rich with bird life and home to turtles.

There is a bespoke dining tent, an on-site spa, and a selection of activities to take part in, from kayaking and paddleboarding, to nature walks and bird watching expeditions.

Rates start from Dh1,300 per room per night, including taxes.For further details on the Sharjah Collection properties, of which Kingfisher Lodge is just one - there are a further two to come this year - go to sharjahcollection.ae/kingfisher-lodge

Sharjah Collection is a partnership between the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority and Mantis Hospitality.

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