Hotel deals for shoppers, party people and Dubai residents
Within the UAE
Atlantis The Palm David Guetta package The popular French DJ plays at Atlantis on Friday May 3: continue the party with a one-night stay for two, including two regular concert tickets and breakfast for you and a guest at either Kaleidoscope or Saffron restaurants. From Dhs1,965 for two people per night. Valid May 3 2013. email@example.com (04 426 2000).
Dubai Marriott Hotels’ shopping package Visitors keen to shop in Dubai can take advantage of free valet parking and free shuttle-bus services operating several times a day between participating Marriott hotels and designated malls nearby. Buses run from the JW Marriott in Deira to Deira City Centre, from Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites to Mall of the Emirates and Souk Madinat, and from Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community to Mall of the Emirates. Mention promotional code ‘SHO’. Advance booking required. From Dhs600 per person per night. Valid until December 31 2013. www.marriott.com/dubai (800 6277 4688).
Hilton Abu Dhabi’s wellness package This ongoing package includes a one-night stay at the Hilton Abu Dhabi, a 30-minute massage at the spa and an in-room juice bar, plus yoga, Pilates or a different healthy activity of your choice at the Hiltonia Health Club. From Dhs750 per person per night. Ongoing. firstname.lastname@example.org (02 681 1900).
JA Ocean View Hotel, Dubai The latest hotel opening along The Walk at JBR offers 338 sea-view rooms, six dining outlets and its own pool, spa and salon. Room rates include taxes and complimentary breakfast. From Dhs800 per room per night for two adults and one child below 12 years. Valid until April 30 2013. email@example.com (04 814 5554).
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray residents’ package Those living in the six Gulf states can enjoy 10 percent off at this Palm Jumeirah hotel, including buffet breakfast, access to Wild Wadi waterpark, private beach entry, free internet and access to Selim’s Kids Club. From Dhs1,170. Valid until April 30 2013. firstname.lastname@example.org (800 5863 4724).
Media One Hotel’s 24-hour Crank package Named after the Jason Statham action movie, guests are challenged to party through the night. The package starts at Z:ONE bar on a Thursday, then moves upstairs to The Med for dinner and finishes with 20 percent off at the late-night bars. Friday is breakfast in Café M, brunch and a checkout at 6pm. From Dhs969 for two people. Ongoing. www.mediaonehotel.com (04 427 1000).
The Address Monthomerie Dubai golf package Golf enthusiasts have the opportunity to discover one of Dubai’s most acclaimed golf courses, with special room rates that include a round on the 18-hole championship course. From Dhs1,700 per room double occupancy. Valid until September 30 2013. www.theaddress.com (04 390 5600).
Towers Rotana Book a classic room at the hotel, including a buffet breakfast and dinner at Flavours on Two, and receive a voucher for Dhs200 to spend at The Dubai Mall. From Dhs780 per night. Ongoing. Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 8000).
Art lovers’ package in Barcelona U232 Hotel in Barcelona is offering a special package where guests have the opportunity to enjoy the permanent collections and temporal exhibitions the Spanish city has to offer. From Dhs469 per room per night. Ongoing. www.u232hotel.com (+34 93 322 41 53).
Corinthia Hotel London GCC special The hotel, located just off London’s Trafalgar Square, features a ‘Suite Life’ experience for Gulf guests who book for more than three nights, which includes daily breakfast, one free afternoon tea in the Lobby Lounge, use of the hotel’s Jaguar XJ and access to the spa, pool, sauna and steam rooms. From Dhs9,988 per room for three nights (plus VAT). Valid until December 31 2013. London@corinthia.com (+44 20 7930 8181).
Discover Munich’s cultural scene with The Charles Hotel Best known for its annual Oktoberfest hops festival, why not try something more cultural by sampling this Florentine-style historic villa, which has been carefully restored back to its former glory by British architect Norman Foster. From Dhs2,573 per couple per night. Valid until May 13 2013, www.roccofortehotels.com (+49 89 544 5550).
Flydubai expansion to the Black Sea Dubai’s low-cost carrier will start flights to Odessa on September 15 2013, the same day the carrier adds capacity to the Ukraine capital, Kiev, to which it will fly twice daily. www.flydubai.com (04 231 1000).
Half-price on supplements at Le Victoria hotel, Mauritius Family-based attractions include exploring marine life in a glass-bottomed boat, scuba-diving or relaxing poolside. During the Easter season, guests get a 50 percent discount off the range of all-inclusive supplement. From Dhs7,463 per person sharing. Valid May 25-July 31 2013. www.beachcombertours.co.uk (+44 1483 445 610).
Raffles Praslin, Seychelles Body & Soul package The offer includes villa with private plunge pool, daily breakfast and an itinerary of fitness and wellness treatments. From Dhs4,230 per night for two adults for a minimum of four consecutive nights. Ongoing, email@example.com (+248 429 6791).
Special Gulf package at Switzerland’s Dolder Grand To celebrate its fifth birthday, the Zurich hotel has launched a special ‘Khamsa Package’ for stays of three to four days, with limousine airport transfers, 12-course restaurant tasting menu and even a caviar spa treatments. From Dhs16,080 per package. Valid until December 30 2013. www.thedoldergrand.com, (+41 44 456 60 00).
Special Maldives package for Gulf residents Crown Tours Maldives is offering an extended island hideaway promotion for residents in the GCC, including a 15 percent discount on room rates on all villa categories. From DhsTBC per room per night. Valid until April 25 2013, www.crowntoursmaldives.com (+960 332 9889).
W Doha Hotel & Residences Celebrated Arabic singer Joe Ashkar will perform at Crystal Lounge on Thursday April 18. The ‘Seize Your Weekend’ package includes a night in a W Suite for two people, breakfast and all day snacks at the VVIP lounge and a table for two at Crystal, with one premium. From Dhs4,000 per night for one night, or Dhs3,750 per night for two nights. Valid Wednesday April 17-Saturday April 20 2013. firstname.lastname@example.org (800 0441 3233).