Use the holiday season to plan an adventure abroad, or a UAE break
Time Out staff
Within the UAE
Burj Al Arab The winter dream package offers four nights in a luxury suite. From Dhs6,741 for a minimum four-night stay. Ongoing. BAAreservations@jumeirah.com (04 301 7400).
Dusit Thani Dubai The festive room promotion includes accommodation within the hotel, buffet breakfast for two, a dining voucher for Dhs150 to spend there and shuttle to The Dubai Mall and Jumeirah Beach. From Dhs699 per night (minimum two nights’ stay). Valid until December 27 2013. email@example.com (04 343 3333).
The Oberoi Dubai A festive mini break includes a complimentary daily yoga class, 24-hour personal butler, babysitting service and views of the New Year’s Eve fireworks from your balcony. From Dhs2,900 per night. Valid until January 1. Reservations.firstname.lastname@example.org (04 444 1444).
Beach House Iruveli Take advantage of a free night when paying for three, four or five nights at this luxury property on Haa Alif, the most northerly atoll in the Maldives. Or stay 14 nights and only pay for ten. From Dhs2,365 per night. Valid January 11-31 2014, March 1-April 12, April 22-September 28, October 6-31. Reservations@beachhousecollection.com (+960 332 5977).
Corinthia Hotel Budapest With the ‘Advent in Budapest’ package, stay three nights for the price of two, and enjoy free entry to the Festive Market at the St Stephen’s Basilica and more. From Dhs1,154 per night. Book before December 28. Valid until December 31 2013. www.corinthia.com.
Holiday Factory The company runs package holiday deals. Seven nights in Georgia, visiting Tbilisi, Kazbegi and Lopota Lake, includes three-star accommodation (with breakfast) and return flights on FlyDubai. Dhs4,710 per person (based on twin sharing). Valid until December 31. www.holiday-factory.com (04 701 4000).
Jumeirah Frankfurt The festive package includes tea on arrival, a daily buffet breakfast and a four-course festive menu, with grape pairing thrown in. From Dhs2,224 per couple. Valid until February 9 2014. JFreservations@jumeirah.com, www.jumeirah.com/Frankfurt (+49 69 297 2370).
Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong The hotel celebrates its 50th anniversary with Dhs180 spa credit, breakfast and a bottle of bubbly. From Dhs2,083 per night. Valid until December 31 2013. email@example.com, (+852 2820 4202).
Selous discovery in Tanzania The game reserve escape includes flights and four nights in a luxury camp. From Dhs6,214 per person. Valid until December 31. Amitchell@serena.co.ke (+254 734 699 822).
Shangri-La Bosphorus A three-night stay for two, including a full city tour, hammam treatment and Dhs980 credit. From Dhs2,892. Valid until December 30 2013. (+90 212 275 8888).
St Regis Hotels & Resorts The Art Unveiled programme offers guests of the The St Regis Rome and The St Regis Florence guided tours of notable galleries and private exhibitions. From Dhs2,677 per couple for a half day tour. www.ArtUnveiledinItaly.com.
The Chateau Spa & Organic Wellness Resort, Malaysia The ‘beauty essence’ spa package is valid for three-night stays. From Dhs6,375 per person. Valid until March 31 2014. Luxuryhotels@dnata.com (04 316 6272).
The Dolder Grand, Zurich The art package includes two nights’ stay, breakfast, dinner and entrance to the Edvard Munch show. From Dhs6,000 per couple. Valid until January 12 2014. Reservations@thedoldergrand.com (+41 44 456 6000).
W Doha Hotel & Residences ‘Live the weekends to the fullest’ includes brunch and ‘dine your way while you stay’ includes a credit of Dhs238. Live the weekends to the fullest from Dhs1,210 per night. Dine your way while you stay Dhs1,089 per night. Offer valid until December 31 2013. (+974 4453 5000).