8 ways to beat the January blues at Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort
Partner Content: There are plenty of ways to enjoy island life at Saadiyat Island’s most luxurious resort this month.
Nestled on a pristine stretch of shoreline on Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island, the luxurious Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort is the ideal place to kick back and relax for a toes-in-the-sand dining experience. Here are eight fantastic reasons to escape the city for a touch of island life this month.
Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort’s Exceptional Staycation package offers luxury beachfront accommodations with special perks like a 40% discount on the hotel’s flexible rate, complimentary daily breakfast at White Restaurant, an AED 100 food and beverage credit, and access to the resort’s private beach and swimming pools. There’s also the option for a half-board package that includes a 30% discount on the hotel’s flexible rate and complimentary lunch or dinner at selected restaurants.
White Restaurant offers a unique brunch experience within the elegant dining room or on the ocean-view terrace. The brunch features a variety of live cooking stations showcasing international cuisines from the hotel’s collection of award-winning restaurants, such as Mare Mare for a taste of Italy and Tean for Levantine flavours. The brunch also includes music from a live band. Available Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm. AED 350 (soft beverages), AED 475 (house beverages), and AED 600 (premium bubbly).
Friday Night Brunch
With striking views over the Arabian Gulf amidst chic surrounds, The Lounge on the rooftop of the resort building is the ideal place to kick start the weekend in style. The resort’s newly launched Night Brunch features delicious food and music from a multi-talented DJ, saxophonist, and violinist. Fridays, from 7pm to 10pm. AED 275 (soft beverages), AED 375 (house beverages), and AED 425 (Champagne).
Jazz, Cheese and Grape
Celebrate the weekend by watching a live jazz band performance at The Lounge. The rooftop terrace, with its mesmerising view of the Arabian Gulf, offers the ideal place to catch up with friends over perfectly selected cheeses, bread, crackers, and dried fruits with free-flowing house beverages. Saturdays, from 7pm to 11pm. AED 175 (soft beverages) and AED 275 (house beverages).
Oyster and Bubbly
Indulge in the finer things in life with the new Champagne and Oyster evening at The Lounge. Select from the freshest oysters expertly paired with premium champagne and views of the Arabian Gulf. Sundays, from 7p to 1am. AED 69 (one glass of Moet and Chandon) and AED 20 (one oyster).
Saadiyat Island’s only sports lounge is the perfect spot to enjoy a casual meal and beverages. On Sunday evenings, gather your loved ones for a traditional Sunday roast with all the trimmings. Sundays, from 5pm to 1am. AED 125 (roast dinner and a pint).
For a casual evening to help you get over hump day, Offside offers unlimited chicken wings to be enjoyed with family and friends. Wednesday’s, from 5pm to 1am. AED 99 per person.
Majlis Afternoon Tea
With its mezzanine seating and outdoor terrace, Majlis Saadiyat is the ideal spot for afternoon tea overlooking the Arabian Gulf. Elegantly served in a tiered jewellery box, each compartment reveals shareable treasures with the choice of either Arabian flavours or classic Western delicacies. Available daily from 2pm to 6pm. AED 195 per person (Western afternoon tea), AED 318 per couple (Arabic sweet afternoon tea) and AED 338 per couple (Arabic savoury afternoon tea).
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