Cooling treatments and decent deals in the sweaty season
Talise Ottoman Spa Pick up a day pass to use the spa, beach and pool facilities in the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray hotel, and check out the Talise Ottoman Spa’s dedicated snow room – literally a room full of snow. Therapists in the spa recommend a session in the room to close pores and improve blood circulation. Day passes for kids include play in Sinbad’s kids’ waterpark. Day passes Dhs350 (adults), Dhs250 (kids). Ongoing. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0456).
Anantara Spa Head to the Palm Jumeirah’s hotel to try out the 60-minute cooling sun soother treatment. Rich in marula oil, mint and cucumber, it’s described as the perfect soothing tonic for skin that has been overexposed to the sun and includes a floral foot ritual, cooling ritual, body moisturising and refreshments. Book your treatment for a weekday between 10am and 2pm and get 25 percent off until September 30. Dhs450. Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, Palm Jumeirah (04 567 8140).
Caracalla Spa Skin feeling dry and dull? Caracalla Spa at Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa to take advantage of summer specials, including a total hydration package. This treatment features an Elemis exotic lime and ginger salt glow exfoliation plus a frangipani body nourishing wrap. Dhs650 for 90 minutes. Until September 30. Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 399 5555, ext 5322).
Talise Spa At the Madinat Jumeirah, summer-weary men and women can take advantage of the spa-mazing day escape package, which includes a 90-minute massage of their choice, a complimentary yoga class, a computerised skin analysis session, and full access to the beach and pools. The spa also offers a 30 percent discount on all 90 and 120-minute treatments, while unlimited yoga sessions are available for Dhs500 per month. Spa-mazing day escape Dhs599. Until September 15. Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6818).
De La Mer Day Spa This ladies-only day spa has a 14,000 sq ft garden, pool, Jacuzzi and gym – all of which the city’s females can enjoy for Dhs80 per day, or Dhs300 per month. While you’re there, check out the spas offers on treatments such as massages, wraps, hair and nails. Ongoing. Villa 793, Jumeirah Beach Road, Umm Suqeim (04 328 2775).
One&Only The Palm Private Spa Book yourself the Pool & Spa Soother – this luxurious Palm Jumeirah hotel’s answer to a one-day getaway. For Dhs650, guests get access to the pool and beach, plus a 60-minute Espa treatment at the spa, and access to the facilities. Sun-Thu only. Until September 30. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 440 1040).
The Spa at The Palace Downtown Dubai Pamper yourself with a full-day package at this Downtown spa, which includes a 50-minute signature massage, access to the spa facilities, swimming pool and a refreshing lunch buffet at Ewaan restaurant. Dhs600. Sat-Thu only. Until December 30. The Palace Downtown Dubai (04 428 7805).
SensAsia This popular Thai-meets-NYC day spa is bringing its summer massage celebration back from Tuesday July 1. Book one of three selected 90-minute treatments to enjoy between 10am and 4pm on weekdays and get almost 50 percent off. Get to choose from treatments including the intensive knead it massage for Dhs297, the stretching, stress-busting Thai yoga stretch for Dhs276 or the blissful Bali chic for Dhs276. Ongoing. Various locations including Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills, www.sensasiaspas.com (04 417 9820).