Chill out on a 600-metre, pristine white beach at the Cove Rotana Resort. Located on the a water inlet of the Ras Al Khaimah beachfront, stare endlessly at the Arabian Gulf, play some watersports, dip in one of the two infinity pools, or just hang out in your villa.
From Dhs600 per room, per night. Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah, www.rotana.com.
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
There are lots of treatments available for a chilled weekend away, but start off by relaxing on the 450-metre private beach, before taking a dip in any of the seven outdoor heated pools, or an indoor ladies-only pool. Have a quick workout https://www.timeoutdubai.com/sport-wellbeing, or head straight to one of the two spas that feature nine treatment rooms, sauna, steam and whirlpool options. There are also 13 food outlets to explore.
From Dhs599 per room, per night. DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah, www.doubletree3.hilton.com.
'Stay more, pay less' package at Rixos Bab Al Bahr
Rixos Bab Al Bahr in Ras Al Khaimah has announced a 'stay more, pay less' package and it's a great excuse for a longer-than-usual break. Guests will get 15 percent off best available rates for stays of two nights or longer. All you need to do is email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 202 0000 to book. Apart from dozens of restaurants and places to relax offering all sorts of international cuisine, the ultra all-inclusive package offers entertainment including beach volleyball, sunset yoga, paddling and a water gym.
Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Ras Al Khaimah, babalbahr.rixos.com (07 202 0000).