Amwaj Rotana This special deal offers guests US$60 (Dhs220) of credit per day that they stay at the resort, which can then be used on their next stay, at Horizon restaurant. From Dhs1,350 per room per night (based on two sharing). Until September 30. www.rotana.com (04 428 2000).
Marriott Hotels, MENA There’s a summer sale at Marriott properties across the Middle East and North Africa, including the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai. Book two nights and get a third night for free, plus 50 percent off dining and spa treatments and 30 percent off your next stay when booked directly on www.marriott.com until the end of 2015. Quote ‘B4F’ when booking. Prices vary. Until September 13. www.marriottsummer.com.
Rixos Bab Al Bahr This resort in Ras Al Khaimah runs an Oktoberfest weekend from Friday September 18 to Saturday 19. Expect live music from a Munich band, German food and lots of hops. Dhs200 (entry to Oktoberfest). Valid September 18-19. www.rixos.com (07 244 4400).
Taj Dubai This deal for Dubai Summer Surprises offers guests ten percent discount on the best available rate, plus 25 percent discount on both food and beverages, as well as the spa. Also included are two free tickets to Reel Cinemas. Quote ‘DSS offer’. Prices vary. Until September 31. www.tajhotels.com, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 384 3100).
The Oberoi Dubai Book the ‘Weekend. By The Oberoi’ package from Thursday to Saturday and get a complimentary upgrade to a Deluxe Suite. Stays also includes 24-hour butler service, daily breakfast for two at Nine7One, 20 percent discount at the Oberoi Spa and 20 percent discount at a choice of three restaurants. Quote ‘Weekend Offer’ when booking. From Dhs1,250. Until September 15. TODB@oberoihotels.com (04 444 1444).
Tilal Liwa Hotel A special package for Eid Al Adha, the rate includes an overnight stay with desert view, exotic fruit basket on arrival, buffet breakfast, lunch or dinner and free use of recreational facilities. There are also a number of family-friendly activities available, including kite flying, horse riding and more. The deal is only available to GCC nationals and residents. From Dhs799 per room per night (double occupancy). Valid September 22-26 2015. email@example.com, www.danathotels.com (+971 2894 6111).
Alila Jabal Akhdar This resort in the Omani mountains offers a special deal for Eid Al-Adha. It includes breakfast and Eid dinner for two. From Dhs2,100 per room per night. Valid September 22-27. firstname.lastname@example.org (+968 2534 4200).
Ciclismo Classico Book this cycling tour of Piedmont, Italy, featuring truffle hunting. Guests will stay in four-star hotels en route during the seven-day trip and explore the regions of Gavi, Acqui Terme, Alba and lower Monferrato. From Dhs16,877 per person. Valid September 30-October 6 and October 10-16. www.ciclismoclassico.com (+1 800 866 7314).
Cambo Challenge The original Lanka Challenge (taking place in September) has a launched a sister expedition: a tuk tuk trip across Cambodia, taking place in October. It’s a 12-day trip, starting and finishing in Siem Reap. Dhs9,550 per person (team of two). Dhs9,180 per person (team of three). Valid October 17-28 2015. www.largeminority.travel/cambo-challenge-more-info.
Essque Zalu Resort and Spa This yoga retreat package in Zanzibar includes accommodation, airport transfers, three local, organic meals a day, daily yoga classes and workshops, plus events such as an African drumming session. Book via Yogalates Bliss to get a Dhs200 discount. From Dhs7,500 per person (based on two sharing). Dhs11,250 per person (single occupancy). Valid October 9-16. email@example.com, www.yogalatesblissindubai.com.
The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul A summer deal for GCC residents, the ‘Treat You’ package allows guests to reserve three nights in a Deluxe or Club room, or Executive Suite, and pay for only two nights. The deal includes breakfast for two and access to The Ritz-Carlton Spa. From Dhs1,225. Until December 31. www.ritzcarlton.com/istanbul (+90 212 334 4444).