Our picks of the week
1 Spend the weekend stretching at Yogafest
See Thu 19.
2 Check out new facilities at The White Room
See Wed 18.
3 Try the outdoor cabana at Ahasees Spa & Club
See Fri 20.
4 Enjoy a facial for Dhs80 at Tips & Toes
See Thu 19.
5 Have an irresistibly relaxing day at Heavenly Spa
See Sat 21.
February offer at SoSpa
Enjoy a signature 60-minute couple’s massage at Sofitel Dubai Downtown for Dhs950 and receive a free couples hydrobath session for relaxation afterwards, which uses ‘Infusion O’Furo’, a special aromatic lavender fragrance that creates a meditative atmosphere and heightened sense of well-being.
Dhs950 per couple. Until February 28. Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Business Bay (04 503 6666).
The White Room at Dubai Marina Mall
The company has just opened its third spa and salon at Dubai Marina Mall. The menu offers a choice of affordable, quick beauty fixes ranging from manicures, pedicures and speedy hair services (from Dhs65) to express facials (from Dhs90).
Dubai Marina Mall, Dubai Marina, www.whiteroomdubai.com (04 442 1110).
February offer at Tips & Toes
Try the Glamtastic Mini Facial at branches of Tips & Toes this month and pay just Dhs80. The 30-minute treatment fights skin concerns with the GlamGlow Supermud Clearing Treatment, leaving your complexion noticeably glowing and rejuvenated.
Dhs80. Various locations including Business Bay, www.tipsandtoes.com (04 369 7321).
The festival, now in its fifth year, returns. The three-day event takes place in Dubai Internet City. There will be more than 100 yoga sessions to attend in seven tents, as well as a vegetarian food court. It’s free to attend and aims to raise awareness of the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund. Free. February 19, 1pm-9pm, February 20-21, 7am-7pm. Dubai Internet City, www.yogafest.me (050 553 7765).
Open Air AcroYoga
Take an AcroYoga session on the lawns of Zabeel Park every Friday morning. The Dhs50 participation fee is donated to charity.
Dhs50. 10am-11.30am. Ongoing. Gate 1, Zabeel Park www.openairyoga.com (050 735 9683).
Outdoor treatments at Ahasees Spa & Club
The Grand Hyatt Dubai spa has just added an outdoor cabana to its facilities, giving you the option to enjoy your treatment outside. The spa cabana is in an intimate corner overlooking the swimming pool, where individuals or couples can have massages with the calm sound of the breeze passing through trees.
Ongoing. Ahasees Spa & Club, Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2335).
February offer at Heavenly Spa
Enjoy an indulgent day at The Westin Mina Seyahi’s spa with the Irresistibly Relaxing package. It includes a personalised aromatherapy massage, lunch and pool and beach access for the day, leaving you feeling renewed, revived and relaxed.
Dhs595 (Sun-Thu), Dhs650 (Fri-Sat). Until February 28. Heavenly Spa, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, www.heavenlyspadubai.com (04 511 7901).
February treatment at Armani/Spa
Go for head-to-toe glamour with 130 minutes of hand and foot pampering at the Burj Khalifa’s stylish Armani/Spa this month. The package includes a deluxe manicure and pedicure along with a 15-minute neck and shoulder massage. You will also have exclusive access to the Armani/Spa Terme thermal bathing facilities and relaxation area.
Dhs570. Until February 28. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 32820).
Treatment at Satori Spa
The spa at Bab Al Shams has just introduced the luxurious Royal Rose Cocoon treatment for Dhs425. The 50-minute treatment includes full-body exfoliation, application of rose gel and cream, and an Ayurvedic scalp massage, promising to work simultaneously on physical, mental and emotional levels.
Dhs425. Ongoing. Satori Spa, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Qudra Road (04 809 6232).
Yoga at The Beach
Head to The Beach, JBR, every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday morning to join in with a free yoga class on the South Lawn. Starting at 7am for an hour, the class includes complimentary access to the changing rooms, toilets and showers at The Beach Club. Take your own yoga mat, towel and water to the class.
Registration in advance recommended by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Free. Until May 31. South Lawn, The Beach, JBR, www.thebeach.ae (04 431 0190).
February Offer at ShuiQi Spa
Treat your skin at Atlantis The Palm’s luxury spa, with the Margy’s Collagen anti-ageing facial. Get the treatment for the discounted price of Dhs720 this month. This treatment promises skin transformation, thanks to the active ingredients based on high purity, biologically active collagen, which slows down the appearance of new signs of ageing in the skin.
Dhs720. Until February 28. ShuiQi Spa, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 1020).