See Venice for less or enjoy iftar and a stay at Atlantis
Within the UAE
Atlantis’s iftar and suhoor room packages The iftar package includes a stay for two in a deluxe room and iftar for two at either the Asateer tent or Levantine restaurant. The suhoor package includes a deluxe room and suhoor in Saffron or Kaleidoscope. Dhs1,595 per couple. Valid until August 20 2012. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.atlantisthepalm.com (04 426 0000).
Crowne Plaza and InterContinental Ramadan rates UAE residents can enjoy complimentary breakfast or in-room suhoor as well as 25 percent off at Spa InterContinental. From Dhs695 per person (InterContinental); from Dhs595 (Crowne Plaza). Valid until the end of Ramadan. Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (04 701 2220), InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1110).
Grosvenor House ‘Romantic’ and ‘Classy’ weekend packages The Romantic Package offers a one-night stay in a deluxe room, in Tower One (double occupancy), buffet breakfast in Sloane’s, dinner for two in Embassy Dubai (with one glass of Italian bubbly), complimentary pool and beach access at Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort and Spa and 6pm check-out. The Classy Package includes all these things, though the free glass of bubbly is French and there’s also a ‘Classic’ afternoon tea at Rhodes in Residence. Romantic package Dhs750 per person per night); Classy package Dhs900 per person per night. Valid until August 23 2012. Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina (04 399 8888).
Hilton Dubai’s Gourmet Getaway Head to the Hilton for a culinary feast this summer, with a four-course dinner for two at acclaimed restaurant Table 9 by Nick and Scott, and an overnight stay at the hotel with breakfast. Dhs999. Sun-Fri sunset-midnight. Valid until November 30 2012. Hilton Dubai Creek, Deira (04 227 1111).
InterContinental and Crowne Plaza VIP and ‘VIK’ packages The VIK (Very Important Kids) club means that every child aged 12 and under receives one complimentary extra bed per room and free pizza and ice cream. Parents who are staying three nights or more can enjoy shopping, dining, spa and bowling vouchers. From Dhs800 per room, per night (InterContinental); from Dhs600 (Crowne Plaza). Valid until September 30 2012. InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1110); Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (04 701 2220).
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Get daily breakfast and beach access when you stay overnight, plus access to Selim’s Kids’ Club and Wild Wadi, and free internet. GCC residents only. From Dhs990 per night (standard rate Dhs1,100). Valid until September 30 2012. The Palm Jumeirah, JZSreservations@jumeirah.com (04 364 7133).
Kempinski Palm Jumeirah’s Ramadan UAE Residents’ Package Enjoy complimentary breakfast and suhoor, and discounted spa treatments and iftar buffet (20 percent off each), and late check out. Dhs1,250 per night in a one-bedroom suite. Valid July 18-August 18 2012. The Crescent West, Palm Jumeirah (04 444 2000).
Marriott Dubai’s summer packages Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites is offering guests a five-night stay for the price of four. Book your stay using promotional code SUM. From Dhs750 per night. Ongoing. www.marriott.com/dubai (800 6277 4688).
One&Only Royal Mirage’s family package This summer, book your first room for two adults for three nights or more and receive a second children’s room at 50 percent off the room rate for a maximum of three children or teenagers. Offer includes one complimentary Atlantis Aquaventure day pass per person stay. From Dhs1,225 per room per night. Valid until September 16 2012 (excluding August 17-24 2012). email@example.com (04 399 9999).
One&Only The Palm’s Romance in Style package Escape for three nights or more and enjoy a dining experience for two at Zest restaurant and two-for-one treatments at One&Only Private Spa. Offer includes complimentary breakfast for two daily plus receive one complimentary Atlantis Aquaventure day pass per person per stay. From Dhs1,675 per room per night. Valid until September 16 2012 (excluding August 17-24 2012). West Crescent The Palm, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 440 1010).
Yas Viceroy’s Ferrari World and ESPA package The package includes two day tickets to Ferrari World. Recharge your batteries with a treatment of your choice in ESPA and make use of the spa. Dhs950 per night (minimum stay of two nights). Valid until September 15 2012. Yas Island, Abu Dhabi (02 656 0700).
Emirates flight discounts for Visa cardholders It’s your last chance to enjoy 15 percent off flights to Spain and China (until July 31 2012). Otherwise, book a ticket to Italy and Denmark (until August 31 2012). Visa card holders can also get a five percent discount at any time during 2012. www.emiratesholidays.com.
Mandarin Oriental’s Taste of Prague package Enjoy a one-night stay for two, including breakfast, light lunch and dinner with paired grape, plus a trip to a farmers’ market followed by a private cooking class hosted by Jirí Stift, Mandarin Oriental’s executive chef. Flights from Dubai to Prague start at about Dhs3,500 at www.emirates.com. From Dhs3,251. Valid until October 31 2012. email@example.com (+420 233 088 888).
Royal Brunei ‘Hari Raya’ special Eid package The package includes return economy-class tickets to Brunei on Royal Brunei Airlines, hotel accommodation based on standard room occupancy, daily buffet breakfast in the restaurant at your chosen hotel, one lunch and two dinners, and a visit to Nurul Iman Palace. Prices from Dhs3,800 per person (three-star hotel; subject to change), Dhs4,500 (five-star hotel; subject to change) Valid for Eid only (exact dates TBC). Royal Brunei Airlines, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 334 4884).
Six Senses Zighy Bay summer wellness offer Take a well-earned break and relax by indulging in the three-day Sense of Oman Wellness Programme at this luxury beachside escape. From Dhs8,378 per couple. Valid until September 30 2012. Six Senses Zighy Bay, Musandam, email@example.com (+968 2673 5888).