Top 12 Eid Al Adha staycation offers in UAE
What a view at the Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa
Where will you be this Eid? Check out the best offers from around the country.
How long do we have this time around? Yipee! What an unexpected surprise for Eid Al Adha. Almost a working week means we can have a lovely vacation. Here David Light brings you some of the best deals going.
RAK it up
What a beach! With prices starting from Dhs1000 per night per room including breakfast, a delicious dinner and live entertainment, celebrate at the Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa in style. Better yet, you'll get access to the resort's luxury facilities including The Spa, as well as complimentary entry to the swimming pools and that shoreline. Beautiful.
The Greens Dubai has a new hotel! Zabeel House by Jumeirah is going all out with a range of staycation offers for you to recharge in the city's funkiest neighbourhood hangout. Choose from the rooms, studios and apartments with their urban loft vibes and Arabic-inspired artworks. This Eid enjoy a 25 per cent discount including breakfast on apartment rates.
Climb the regal gangway and board the iconic QE2 to celebrate a memorable holiday. From free food for kids and interactive kids club activities, to complimentary heritage tours and QE2 Spa discounts, you'll love the family rate of Dhs599.
H marks the spot
Right in the centre of town, The H Dubai promises fine moments if you book a minimum of a three-night stay between August 8 and 20. You'll get 10 per cent off on best available rates and a delightful 20 per cent off on Mandara Spa treatments.
No need to stray too far, Wyndham Dubai Marina has launched a budget-friendly, 3-4-2 offer. The hotel's special 'Stay 3, Pay 2' packages ensure you enjoy the perfect mix of big city thrills with beach or poolside chills but at the fraction of the cost. Rooms start from Dhs307 per night and, of course, if you book a two night stay you will get your third night free.
Immerse yourself amongst natural beauty, relaxing in the luxurious, five-star island surroundings at the Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Spa, Abu Dhabi. Book an exclusive Club Rotana Suite or luxurious Villa and the resort will give you back credit of up to Dhs1000 that can be redeemed at any of the signature restaurants and world-class facilities.
JA that's good
Enjoy rates as low as Dhs369 while trying new experiences such as the cinema-in-the-pool, zip-lining, wall climbing, mountain biking and kayaking, or go for a more laidback weekend with chilled beverages in the water, spa treatments and me-time with a good book at the travelhome JA Hatta Fort Hotel in, well, Hatta!
Those on the hunt for child-friendly holidays, Rosewood Abu Dhabi has a Family Time stay package. Book a suite at the luxury hotel and have two of the most popular tourist activities exclusive to the capital such as a trip to Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World, Warner Bros. World indoor theme park, or a cultural experience at the state-of-the-art Louvre Abu Dhabi thrown in as part of the deal.
We love all-inclusives, so this has us very excited. Book with Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel & Suites and receive 30 per cent off on the ultra-all-Inclusive holiday package, including an unlimited selection of international cuisines and beverages across all restaurants, complimentary access to an array of thrilling non-motorised water sports activities along with the Rixy Kids Club and complimentary shuttle bus transfers to the Mall of the Emirates.
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa has launched an offer for Dhs700 per night, which includes a luxury overnight stay at the stunning property, as well as breakfast and lunch at Brasserie 2.0.
Situated in the Heart of Sharjah, Al Bait Sharjah is a member of The Leading Hotels of The World. Having opened doors in December 2018, the resort brings together the best modern comforts and amenities with echoes of the old-world UAE. The property has transformed historic manor houses to create a magnificent escape that is home to 53 exquisite rooms and suites. It also features a variety of cultural experiences and architectural sights including the UAE's only round windtower and authentic antiques.
The summer-long 'third night free when booking two' offer at Lapita Hotel, part of Marriott International's Autograph Collection allows you to escape for triple the fun with tickets to the neighbouring amusement parks, such as Legoland, Motiongate and Bollywood Parks, included as part of the rate. Rooms go from Dhs415 per night. Start planning which rides to go on.
The Al Bait Sharjah is an antique luxury hotel
Take the family aboard the QE2
Look at the beach at the Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Spa
Rixos The Palm Dubai has an all-in staycation deal
Try the numerous activities at the Hatta Fort