4 Enjoy the winter snow at Carlton Hotel St. Moritz See further afield.
5 Enjoy the Monte-Carlo Rally with Hôtel Hermitage See further afield.
Within the UAE
Fairmont UAE Get discounted rates through the online ‘Seasonal Saver Offer’. At Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi and Fairmont Dubai there’s 15 percent off accommodation plus a complimentary room upgrade. Fairmont The Palm is offering a ten percent discount and a complimentary upgrade. From Dhs849 per room. Until April 30. www.fairmont.com.
Radisson Blu Resort Fujairah Try ‘Sprunch’, the new spa and brunch concept. Dhs185 (food and spa). Dhs220 (food, spa and soft drinks). Dhs260 (food, spa and selected beverages). Fri 12.30pm-3pm. Ongoing, www.radissonblu.com/resort-fujairah.
Carlton Hotel St. Moritz This year the Engadin Valley, where St. Moritz is located, celebrates 150 years of winter tourism. The St. Moritz Gourmet Festival takes place this month and features award-winning British chef Angela Hartnett. This package includes three nights’ accommodation, buffet breakfast, three gourmet food events, private butler service and spa access. From Dhs7,700 per person. Valid January 26-29. www.carlton-stmoritz.ch (+41 81 836 7000).
City Seasons Dubai Hotel This affordable Valentine’s package includes one night in a deluxe room, a platter of chocolates and strawberries, romantic flower decoration in the room, breakfast for two in the room, a 30-minute relaxing massage for men and a one-hour facial for women. A complimentary upgrade to a suite will be available for the first five reservations. Dhs580. Valid February 12-14. www.cityseasonshotels.com (04 294 2777).
Conrad Hotels & Resorts The global ‘Shop the City by Conrad’ retail and travel experience runs at Conrad properties across the globe, and finishes at Conrad New York in December next year. The event reaches Conrad Dubai in April 2015. The package includes a two-night stay in a suite, a private chauffeur-driven car and a personal shopping assistant who will guide the shoppers through high-end retailers in the city. Prices vary. Until December 2015. www.conradhotels.com/shopthecity.
Constance Halaveli Maldives The resort offers several romantic dinner experiences for Valentine’s Day. The ‘private in paradise’ package includes speedboat transfer to and from a remote sandbank, a welcome sparkling juice, and a three-course menu with private chef and butler. Dhs1,860 (dinner only, room rates charged separately). www.halaveli.com (+960 666 7000).
Hotel Eden Roc, Ascona, Switzerland A three-night stay with buffet breakfast, access to the Eden Roc Spa, a 20-minute helicopter flight and a daily voucher worth CHF100 for use in the hotel’s restaurants and lounges. From Dhs5,480 per person (in a double room). Valid March 6-26, 2015. firstname.lastname@example.org (+41 91 785 7171).
Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo From January 19-25, the famous Monte-Carlo Rally takes place. This hotel package during the same time includes a four-night stay with buffet breakfast, an invitation to a pre-race party, two hours in a racing simulator and more. From Dhs9,896 per person for a superior room. From Dhs12,120 per person for an exclusive room. Valid until January 25. www.hotelhermitagemontecarlo.com.
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum The hammam experience includes accommodation, a gourmet Turkish tasting menu, a sightseeing tour, two 45-minute hammam experiences, plus a workshop on the history of the treatment. Valid for a minimum of three nights. From Dhs5,721 per night. Until March 3. email@example.com (+ 90 252 311 1888).