Summer 2021: Unmissable UAE summer staycations
Book one of these top UAE summer staycations across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates for some much-needed fun in the sun.
Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers
Beat the heat and take a much-needed break at the luxurious Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers. Whether you prefer relaxing by the pool, chilling on the private beach or enjoying a range of leisure options and dining destinations, there’s something for everyone this landmark corniche adress. The package also includes early check-in and late check-out, plus complimentary breakfast and brunch at Nahaam for two people. Rates from AED 995 per night.
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Guests opting for the UAE Residents’ Offer will experience the capital in the most opulent way and enjoy up to 20% off best available rates, including a sumptuous breakfast for two at Le Vendôme or in the comfort of their room. Parents can relax and unwind on the 1.3-kilometre stretch of private beach while children will be entertained at the Emirates Palace Kid’s Club. While guests staying for two consecutive nights can book the second night at 50% off including breakfast. Rates from AED 1,050 per night.
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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Recently named as one of TripAdvisor’s ‘top 10 most picture-perfect hotels in the world’, Abu Dhabi’s Fairmont Bab Al Bahr has a fantastic summer offer. Take a stroll along the private beach overlooking the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque or soak up the sun as you work on your perfect tan. You will also receive AED 600 worth of daily credits to spend in any restaurants, bars and lounges within the hotel. The offer includes accommodation in a luxurious Fairmont Room for two adults and two children, access to Volt Fitness gym, unlimited access to the pool and private beach, complimentary Wifi and complimentary parking. Rates from AED 699 per night.
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The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Escape on an unforgettable weekend gateway, relaxing in one of the property’s luxurious Deluxe Rooms while indulging in exceptional culinary experiences at the renowned Chef’s Brunch. The offer includes early check-in, overnight accommodation in a Deluxe Room, the Chef’s Brunch inclusive of house beverages for two and breakfast at Giornotte. Rates from AED 1,200.
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The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa
Celebrate the summer season with an all-inclusive stay at The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa. The package includes a one night stay in a Deluxe Room for two guests, a full English breakfast at Fairways, a three-course lunch from the set a la Carte menu at the pool, The Lounge or Retreat, dinner buffet at Fairways and unlimited beverages throughout the day. AED 1250 weekdays (soft beverages), AED 1365 weekdays (premium beverages), AED 1230 weekend (soft beverages) and AED 1465 weekends (premium beverages),
GO: Visit www.westinabudhabigolfresort.com for reservations and more information.
Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi
The ‘All-Inclusive Summer Fun’ beachfront staycation package provides access to the Qaryat Al Beri complex, playful dining experiences and relaxing moments on the hotel’s private beach. The stay also includes a Traders Superior room, buffet breakfast, three-course lunch and dinner at Afyä and unlimited beverages from the all-inclusive menu (available from 2pm check-in time until 11pm). AED 499 per room per night.
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Address Fountain Views
Address Fountain Views offers access to uplifting leisure and the world’s most remarkable retail. In addition to a luxurious stay, you will get tickets to Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, VR Park and At The Top, Burj Khalifa. Address Fountain Views is a pleasant amble from Burj Khalifa and seamlessly connected to The Dubai Mall via a link bridge. Rates available upon request.
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Armani Hotel Dubai
Staycation in the heart of Dubai this summer with an immersive hotel experience showcasing Armani luxury and exciting entertainment. Check into the city’s iconic hospitality landmark and enjoy exclusive access to Level 148 of Burj Khalifa, the once-in-a-lifetime thrill of swimming with sharks at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo and the futuristic world of virtual and augmented reality at VR Park Dubai. Book early to enjoy fantastic savings. Rates available upon request.
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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa
The ‘Desert Breeze Super Sale’ invites UAE residents to indulge in an exclusive desert getaway, with mesmerising views, exquisite flavours and blissful pampering. The package includes your choice of stay in a superior room with either a king bed or two single beds. Guests also have the choice to upgrade their packages to either a stay inclusive of next day breakfast at Al Forsan Restaurant or the half-board option (inclusive of breakfast at Al Forsan Restaurant and a complimentary dinner at Al Hadheerah). A 25% discount at F&B outlets and desert activities is also included. Rates from AED 449 per night.
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Caesars Palace Dubai
The exclusive family offer welcomes guests to experience the very best of Caesars’ signature hospitality in a luxuriously spacious and stylishly designed Family Suite. Featuring contemporary and elegant Roman-inspired furnishings, each suite boasts a private balcony with views of the Arabian Gulf, modern amenities, a walk-through dressing room and a deep soaking bathtub. Also included in the package is breakfast for the entire family at Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen, a jam-packed roster of daily activities for kids and teenagers, access to the Empire Club for children under 12 and daily passes to two of the city’s best attractions – Laguna Waterpark and indoor tropical rainforest, The Green Planet. While the kids are being entertained, parents staying in a Family Suite can treat themselves to complimentary sundowners at Havana Social Club, a vibrant bar inspired by 1920s Cuba. Rates from AED 5,800 per night.
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Delta Hotels by Marriott, Jumeirah Beach
Enjoy a beachfront staycation that won’t break the bank this summer at Delta Hotels by Marriott, Jumeirah Beach. The summer staycation includes pool and beach access at Wavebreaker, breakfast at Shores restaurant and your choice of lunch or dinner at Shores, Speakeasy or Fogueira Churrascaria Restaurant. Valid for bookings until 30 September 2021. Rates from AED 485 per room per night.
GO: Visit www.deltahotelsjumeirahbeach.com for reservations and more information.
DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai M Square
The Stay, Slide & Explore package allows a family of two adults and two children (under 12 years old) to stay in one of the hotel’s 327 luxurious rooms or suites while receiving free entrance to Laguna Waterpark in La Mer and The Green Planet, an indoor tropical rainforest sustaining over 3,000 plants and animals. DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai M Square also has four restaurants and cafes on site. The lobby houses the Italian café Larte, the Cabana lounge SunGlo is located on the 19th floor while the SunGlo pool cafe is on the mezzanine floor, and a unique all-day-dining eatery, The Spice Tree, takes guests on an exquisite gastronomic journey of modern Indian fusion dishes, Asian and International flavours. Rates from AED 299.
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Dukes The Palm, A Royal Hideaway Hotel
The Summer Staycation promo includes an automatic AED 250 credit per room per night fully redeemable on food and beverages. Dukes The Palm, A Royal Hideaway Hotel, boasts a magnificent private beach overlooking the Dubai Marina Skyline as well as an infinity pool and an aquamarine Lazy River steps away from the beach. Guests can choose between one of the 279 rooms, inclusive of 36 suites and 285 studio and one-bedroom apartments. For families, the kids can enjoy the Dukesy Kids Club.
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Fairmont The Palm
Boasting views of the Arabian Gulf, eight temperature-controlled swimming pools and 800-meters of pristine private beach, Fairmont The Palm is ideal for unwinding with family and friends. Guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast at Flow Kitchen and then choose to sample culinary creations from eleven diverse restaurants and bars. Rates from AED 699 (fully redeemable in F&B credit across all outlets).
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Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai, Al Mankhool
The new staycation is available to UAE residents and offers the total room rate redeemable on food and beverages. Set in the heart of historic Dubai, Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai on Mankhool Road provides the ideal base to explore the city. A diverse range of amenities includes a full-service fitness centre and an outdoor rooftop swimming pool. With three restaurants and bars to choose from, discover Indian Mughlai cuisine at Purani Dilli, enjoy a casual Italian dinner at Centro Citta, or catch up on the latest sports at Yesterday Sports Lounge & Restaurant. Rates from AED 199 per night.
GO: Call (0)4 354 3333 for reservations and more information.
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
Teaming up with the Four Seasons Hotel DIFC, the two luxury properties have curated an all-access pass, allowing guests to enjoy the best of both the resort and hotel. The unique Resident Offer is available to any Emirates ID holder, allowing you to make the most of the Jumeirah Resort’s extensive private beach with savings on cabana bookings while also taking advantage of a 20% discount at MINA Brasserie restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel DIFC. Key-holders are also entitled to complimentary room upgrades. Rates available upon request.
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Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection
Experience views of the Arabian Gulf from Habtoor Grand Resort’s modern rooms, along with guaranteed room upgrades and an extensive F&B credit of AED 150 in the resort managed outlets. Rejuvenate at the Elixir Spa with a 30% discount on selected treatments or take a dip into one of the sparkling swimming pools. The resort also boasts a private beach, ideal for families with kids. The staycation also includes two bronze tickets La Perle – Dubai’s number one show. Rates from AED 700. Offer valid until 31 August 2021.
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Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown
Guests who book any of the stylish suites at Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown before 30 September will receive a complimentary 30-minute spa treatment at Rayya Wellness. Providing holistic and tailor-made experiences, guests can choose from mini facials, full-body scrubs or massages to revitalise the body. Making the offer even more enticing for those with family, children up to 12 years can enjoy one complimentary meal, with a paying adult, at any of the hotel’s F&B outlets, with a limit of one child per family. Rates from AED 575 per room per night.
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InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Escape the heat this summer and elevate your staycation with additional entertainment at Novo Cinemas. The package includes a night stay, breakfast for two and cinema tickets for two with popcorn and two sodas. Rates from AED 499 (Novo IMAX experience) and from AED 599 (Novo 7-Star experience).
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Experience the Bed and Breakfast offer in a King Resort View room for two and get free daily access to Dubai Parks and Resorts. For extra space with the kids, choose the Twin Resort View Room, which is perfect for two adults and two children. Start your day off right with complimentary breakfast, and as hunger strikes again, spoil yourself with a 20% discount on food and beverages. Rates from AED 450 (King Resort View Room for two adults) and AED 650 (Twin Resort View Room for two adults and two children).
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Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre
An urban staycation at one of Dubai’s longest-standing hotels is likely to be a guaranteed hit with all the family, given the newly renovated deluxe guest rooms, fantastic facilities and ample dining destinations. The property has recently launched a new family-friendly staycation that includes complimentary transfer and access to the incredible new Jungle Bay Waterpark located in Mina Seyahi. What’s more, they are also throwing in complimentary breakfast, early check and late check out. Rates from AED 400 per night.
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Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai
The chic beachfront resort offers elegant rooms and suites with views of the sea or the Dubai skyline, as well as award-winning restaurants and signature spa treatments to entice guests who are eager to travel and enjoy an unforgettable vacation. Guests from the Gulf can take advantage of the ‘Travel Again’ offer, which provides up to 20% off the best available rates for a minimum two-night stay before 10 September 2021. The resort’s location is ideal for families, with the Little Nomad’s kids club offering a wide range of activities.
GO: Call (0)4 777 2222 for reservations and more information.
Palazzo Versace Dubai
Beat the heat this summer at Dubai’s most fashionable location and enjoy time with family and friends in an unparalleled setting of refinement and elegance. The offer includes accommodation in a luxuriously appointed room or suite designed exclusively by Versace, breakfast buffet at Giardino for two, high tea at Mosaico, complimentary tickets for four people to Laguna Waterpark, AED 150 voucher for spa massages, 20% discount on food, beverages and spa treatments. Valid for bookings between 16 May and 30 September 20201 (blackout dates apply). Rates from AED 799 per room per night.
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Park Hyatt Dubai
Located on the banks of Dubai’s historic Creek, Park Hyatt Dubai provides an idyllic setting for luxurious escapism. The waterfront property offers chic Hampton’s vibes and a Lagoon Beach. Park Hyatt Dubai also features an array of restaurants, the Amara spa, two family swimming pools, a fitness centre and a golf course. The package includes complimentary breakfast at Brasserie du Park for two adults and two children (up to 6 years old), a 20% discount on F&B at selected restaurants, access to Lagoon Beach (over 16’s only), The Cave Kids Club and fitness centre. Plus complimentary access to Dubai Creek Golf driving range and mini-golf and exclusive rates on tennis or padel tennis lessons. Rates from AED 850.
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Enjoy a family staycation at Dubai’s only pyramid-shaped hotel. Stay in one of the spacious guest rooms or suites that feature private balconies with views of the Dubai skyline. With a complimentary extra bed, the guest rooms can easily accommodate a family of four. Children below nine years of age dine for free while parents enjoy a special half-board offer including breakfast and a three-course dinner at the hotel’s restaurants. The adventurous can avail complimentary tickets to Green Planet or Laguna Water Park to enjoy a day of splashes and slides or explore a plethora of fascinating wildlife experiences. Raffles Spa welcomes parents to take a break and relax with a 20% discount on all treatments to complete the staycation. Rates from AED 980 per room per night.
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SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences
The longer you stay, the more you save this summer at SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences. Book before 6 September, for stays until 31 December and receive significant discounts. With a two night stay, you’ll receive 10% off, with a two to four nights’ stay you’ll receive a 15% discount, and for five nights or more, you’ll save 20%. SLS Dubai features destination dining, the relaxing Ciel Spa and nightlife experiences – including Italian restaurant Fi’lia and contemporary steakhouse Carna by Dario Cecchini.
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Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk
Stay and Save at The Obelisk this summer with a city escape that includes a 20% discount on room rates and complimentary breakfast at La Veranda. Guests can choose to escape to the French Provence at the Sofitel SPA with L’Occitane and avail of a 30% discount on all 60 and 90-minute treatments, followed by a refreshing dip in the ‘key of life’ shaped swimming pool. Children will have a blast at the hotel’s AstroKids club or the newly opened VOX Cinema and Magic Planet located in Wafi Mall. Rates from AED 650 for two people in a Deluxe Room.
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Sofitel Dubai The Palm
Book a room for a stay before 30 September 2021 and receive a massive 50% off all rooms. Choose between the luxury rooms, suites and hotel apartments for that extra bit of comfort. There are plenty of activities to keep you busy, such as the beach, swimming pools and the Amura Kids Club packed with an indoor cinema, two floors of soft play and a dedicated swimming pool. There’s also a variety of watersports and food and beverage options on offer.
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Unwind at Taj Dubai this summer and enjoy complimentary breakfast and tickets to the city’s best attractions. Families can enjoy access to Laguna Water Park for a day full of exhilarating rides or experience a world of exotica flora and fauna in the immersive indoor rainforest at The Green Planet. Rates from AED 600.
GO: Call (0)4 438 3100 for reservations and more information.
The Meydan Hotel
Whether you’re in the mood for romantic getaways, golfing or family-friendly fun, sizzle this summer with The Meydan Hotel’s line-up of curated experiences. The Golfcation Package, perfect for those who’d like to practice their best swing on the Meydan Golfcourse, starts at AED 690 per night and includes a nine-hole round per person, breakfast and a 25% discount on food and beverages throughout the stay. Those looking for a family-friendly getaway can opt for the Playcation Package, which pairs a wallet-friendly staycation priced at AED 590 per night and includes two complimentary tickets to IMG Worlds of Adventure and a breakfast experience at Farriers. Finally, the Foodcation Package, priced at AED 670 per night, has a complimentary lunch or dinner experience at Farriers, Millennium Lounge or Qube Sports Bar and breakfast.
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The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm
For a minimum stay of two nights, step into a world of beauty and heralded legacy on The Palm and enjoy complimentary access to Dubai’s latest attraction, The View at The Palm. Offering a one-stop destination for the summer, this hotel boasts four dining outlets, two infinity pools and a luxurious spa. Indulge in exquisite, handcrafted menus at Cordelia, experience creative mixology at The St. Regis Bar, delve into an elegant ladies only Afternoon Tea at Her by Caroline Astor, and stay refreshed with a selection of bites and beverages at Dip Pool Bar. Rates from AED 675 per night.
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W Dubai – The Palm
Experience the ultimate work playground with W Dubai – The Palm’s ‘Work and Play Pass’ where guests can make their work from home space one of the hotel’s Wonderful Rooms, offering views of the Arabian Gulf or Dubai Skyline. Start the day fresh with a complimentary breakfast at LIV upon arrival, then relax in the comfort of your room with access to high-speed Wi-Fi and 24-hour room service. For those who enjoy a change of scenery during the working day, alternative workspaces are also available at the hotel’s meeting rooms. For some much-needed TLC, guests can relax and unwind at the hotel’s famous WET Deck or visit the AWAY Spa and enjoy AED 100 credit to use on selected treatments. Rates from AED 850 per night.
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Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeriah
Treat the entire family to some fun in the sun on Palm Jumeirah this summer. Book a Family Rooms or Suite at the lavish Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeriah and enjoy a “Family Time” package, complete with daily breakfast and late check-out at 2pm. Relax on the beach, cool off in the giant pool and dive into fresh, delicious cuisine. The experience includes a designated area for children check-in, a special child’s passport, a scavenger hunt around the resort, in-room tailored size bathrobes and slippers, special kids welcome amenities and a play tent for suite bookings. Kids up to 16 also dine for free. Rates available upon request.
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Ras Al Khaimah
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
Soak up the sun in one of the resort’s seven swimming pools, including the floating sea pool and enjoy 650 meters of private beach before feasting at brunch with two different dining outlets to choose from. Those enjoying the brunch and stay package can expect room amenities such as a flat-screen TV, bathtub and furnished balconies with views of the Arabian Gulf. The resort also boasts luxury spa treatments and the Tarzan Boat Water Park. AED 799 (guest room including brunch for two, breakfast and late check out) and AED 949 (Bay Club room including brunch for two, breakfast and late check out)
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Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort
Whether you’re looking for a quick getaway from the city, a relaxed meal with the family, or a personalised spa treatment without the hefty price tag, Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort has you covered. Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort’s summer offers include all beverages, a King room within the main hotel complex and breakfast for two adults. Additionally, kids under 12 will be entitled to a free stay and breakfast. AED 1,650 (two night stay) or AED 1,995 (three night stay).
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The Cove Rotana
Soak up the summer sun and escape to The Cove Rotana for a luxurious staycation the revolves around the private beach, swimming pools and watersports. Explore the Mykonos style property and discover serene views where the sky touches the ocean. Dine at Basilico Mediterranean restaurant or enjoy endless ocean views at Breakers Beach Bar. AED 450 per room per night (bed and breakfast) or AED 850 per room per night (all-inclusive).
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The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert
Escape the heat and take refuge at a private pool villa overlooking desert landscapes. With temperatures typically cooler than the city, the 100-villa resort has so much to offer, from signature in-villa dining to transformative spa and wellness experiences, alongside an unparalleled choice of adventure activities and wildlife encounters. Experience a full moon camel ride, gaze at the stars or be pampered. Rates from AED 1,900 (including a night stay in a villa with private pool, breakfast and complimentary bird and owl show).
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