UAE hotels are gradually reopening, and hotels across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and more are offering money-saving staycation deals. We’ve rounded up the top UAE hotel deals, with staycation offers in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman and Fujairah this summer.
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The beachfront resort on Palm Jumeirah has reopened its doors and is offering a special summer staycation deal with rooms starting at Dhs399. Until Tuesday September 15, staycationers can expect the deal to include an à la carte breakfast and 30 percent off all food and beverages at neighbourhood restaurant The Locale, which also applies to beachside dishes and room service.
From Dhs399. Ongoing. Palm Jumeirah, www.hyatt.com (04 581 1234).
The popular resort on Palm Jumeirah has a “stay and play” package starting at Dhs549 on weeknights and Dhs649 and the weekend. You’ll get breakfast, access to Aquaventure and The Lost Chambers Aquarium and Dhs200 credit to spend at the resort.
From Dhs549. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.atlantis.com/dubai/uae-resident
Stay and dine package, where you’ll get Dhs200 to spend on food and drinks during your trip. Rates start at Dhs899 during the week and Dhs999 at weekends, and include the Dhs200 voucher. You’ll also get breakfast included, 20 percent of additional food and drinks, 20 percent of desert activities and a free falcon show.
Al Qudra Road, Dubai, www.babalshams.com (04 809 6100).
Contemplating making a whole weekend of your next brunch? There’s a new deal at McGettigan’s JLT designed to do just that. The Brunch & Stay deal includes a house beverage brunch package for two, plus an overnight stay for two in the Bonnington Hotel in Jumeirah Lakes Towers for just Dhs699 per couple. Brunch runs every Friday from 1pm to 4pm, while the staycation deal includes access to the hotel’s facilities, including the Leisure Deck and its infinity-edged swimming pool, as well as breakfast on Saturday morning. Those booking the brunch staycation package also get a free upgrade to a deluxe room, plus late check-out until 4pm.
Dhs699 per couple (brunch and stay). Single occupancy rates available. McGettigan’s JLT, Bonnington Hotel, Cluster J, JLT, email@example.com.
World-famous hotel name Caesars Palace has launched two special summer staycation deals. The massive hotel on Bluewaters Dubai has deals available both in the Palace and also at Caesars Resort Bluewaters Dubai, and both are there to save you money this summer. The Stay Like A Caesar package starts at Dhs756 per room per night, and includes 20 percent discount on room rates, with breakfast included, plus 20 percent off food and drinks. Meanwhile if you’re looking to stay during the week, and you’re a UAE resident, then you can take advantage of the UAE residents’ deal, which will see you get 35 percent off room rates, with breakfast and dinner for two included. Rates start at Dhs614 per room, per night.
From Dhs614. Until Sep 30. Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai (04 556 6666).
Enjoy a stay at this Sheikh Zayed Road hotel from just Dhs608 a night, which includes breakfast for two, as well as Dhs275 food and drinks credit for deluxe guest room bookings. If you book into a suite you’ll get Dhs550 in F&B credit. The deal, which runs until December 31, includes a free upgrade, late checkout at 6pm, 24-hour cancellation and free wifi. If you’re really feeling flush, why not rent out the whole floor for Dhs2,990 a night? You’ll get bed and breakfast served in your the suite for up to 4 adults and three kids up to the age of six, plus Dhs750 in F&B credit and luxury return trip to The Dubai Mall and the deal runs until August 31.
From Dhs608. Until Dec 31. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7444).
Head to Palm Jumeirah ready for a Dubai hotel stay and check-in to Dukes The Palm for a summer staycation. Offering beautiful views of Dubai’s skyline, you can enjoy a 25 discount on all bars and restaurants, late check-out as well as access to the private beach and pools. Plus, you can upgrade your stay to a deluxe suite for Dhs250 using the code UAE2020.
From Dhs425++. Ongoing. Palm Jumeirah, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 455 1111).
Book a stay at this Sheikh Zayed Road hotel for Dhs450 a night and you’ll get Dhs300 back in food and drinks credit. The staycation also includes 24-hour check in, a free upgrade to a one-bedroom apartment suite and a Dhs300 meal voucher redeemable in Jones the Grocer or in-room dining. Plus, you can add on to your package four house beverages for Dhs99.
Dhs450. Ongoing. Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 3333).
Get an all-inclusive stay for Dhs1,200 per couple at this popular party hotel on Palm Jumeirah. The hotel has 470 rooms and suites, plus a 150m private beach, and with this stay you’ll get early check-in, breakfast, lunch, dinner and unlimited drinks across the hotel. Restaurants at the hotel include Maiden Shanghai, Cinque, The Penthouse and Beach By FIVE. There’s a second deal too, where you’ll get four nights for the price of three at the hotel.
Dhs1,200 (per couple). FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai (04 455 9999).
Grand Millennium Hotel
For just Dhs300 a night you can get a room for the night, plus the whole thing back in credit to spend at the hotel’s bars and restaurants. The deal runs until September and you’ll be able to get the cost of your stay back to spend at Lucky Voice, Asian restaurant Toshi, Belgium Café and room service. You’ll even get free transport to Zero Gravity if you fancy a night out at the Dubai Marina beach club.You’ll also get a free room upgrade, early check in at 10am and late check out at 6pm. Staycationing with kids? Children under the age of 12 dine for free.
Dhs300. Until Sep 1. Grand Millennium Hotel Dubai, Barsha Heights (04 429 9999).
Hilton Dubai Jumeirah
This longstanding beachfront hotel along the JBR strip has launched a Cheeky Tiki Staycation. Priced at Dhs749 for two people (including all fees and taxes, except for Tourism Dirham) the deal includes a one-night stay on either Thursday or Friday night, plus Friday brunch for two at the hotel’s Trader Vic’s restaurant and bar, access to the pool and private beach and 20 percent off all food and drinks throughout your stay. Normally priced at Dhs375 per person, the Trader Vic’s brunch runs from 12.30pm to 4pm on Fridays, featuring Polynesian-inspired dishes served to the table. The rate also includes early check-in from noon, plus breakfast the next morning. And with rates starting from Dhs350 per room per night (based on two sharing) on weekdays, including breakfast, you might even fancy starting the weekend a little early.
Cheeky Tiki Staycation Dhs749 for two people (per room per night). Until September 30. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR, email@example.com (04 318 2111).
This Dubai Marina hotel has two awesome summer staycation deals. Starting from Dhs599, the ‘License to Chill’ staycation deal is valid throughout the week and includes an overnight stay for two, early check-in or late check-out, access to all the hotel’s five-star facilities, two hours of free-flowing house beverages at the pool bar, and breakfast for two at either Accents Restaurant & Terrace or in your room. Sounds lovely. There’s also the ‘Make it a Social Weekend’ deal. Valid on Friday or Saturday and with prices starting from Dhs699 staycationers can enjoy an overnight stay for two, early check-in or late check-out, access to all the hotel’s five-star facilities, a roast with all the trimmings for two at Marina Social and breakfast for two at either Accents Restaurant & Terrace or in your room.
From Dhs599. Ongoing. Dubai Marina, www.icdubaimarina.com (04 446 6669)
InterContinental Dubai Festival City has a cool family staycation from Dhs399 per room per night that includes plenty to keep the little ones entertained. The Suite Playcation package, which is in partnership with Toys R Us meaning kids can expect to find lots of fun surprises when they open the doors to their family room, includes a free upgrade to an InterContinental Suite, as well as breakfast either in your room or in all-day dining restaurant Anise. Lunch or dinner is also included and you can choose to have room service (a good option with little ones) or to book a table for the fam in Anise, and early and late check-ins are also an option. In addition, kids under 12 eat for free during your stay and baking activities with the hotel's chefs are on the menu too.
From Dhs399 per room per night. Ongoing. InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai Festival City, www.ihg.com (04 701 1111).
Rates at the five-star beach hotel start from Dhs396 per night and staycationers will also receive the full price of the stay back in credit to spend in the resort’s restaurants, bars and across select activities and experiences. While some facilities remain closed for now due to government directives, experiences include horse riding, tennis, squash, badminton, clay pigeon shooting at the JA Shooting Club and golf on the 9-hole, par 35 championship standard golf course with floodlit driving range. The deal is valid for UAE residents only so don’t forget to pack your Emirates ID. When booking on www.jaresortshotels.com, just punch in the promo code ‘UAESTAY’ and the offer is all yours.
From Dhs396 per night. Ongoing, www.jaresortshotels.com.
Jumeirah Al Qasr is offering a special deal to unwind among its lush rooms this summer. With room rates stating from Dhs990 per night, expect a complimentary breakfast, as well as a choice of either lunch or dinner at any of the hotel’s selected venues. Strict precautionary social distancing rules will be put in place in public spaces in the hotel.
From Dhs990 per night. Ongoing. Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, jumeirah.com/jumeirahalqasr (04 364 7555).
The beachside destination has re-opened with a new Ultimate Staycation offer. where guests can take in the sun along with private two-kilometre beach, along with a free breakfast and lunch or dinner at select restaurants. Oh, and 40 percent off best available rates. Expect Nikkei cuisine at KAYTO, al fresco vibes at Rockfish, or opt for flavourful Greek specialties at Shimmers. The beach and restaurants all follow strict precautionary measures.
From Dhs1,230 per night. Ongoing. Jumeriah street, Umm Suqeim 3, www.jumeirah.com (800 58634724).
Right next to Jumeirah Al Naseem, Jumeirah Beach Hotel will also be offering an Ultimate Staycation package. Here, staycationers can take on one of two offers, with the first offering breakfast with a 40 percent discount on the best available rates, and the second offering a 30 percent discount as well as complimentary breakfast, in addition to lunch or dinner at selected restaurants. Jumeriah Beach Hotel also follows strict precautionary measures set in its restaurants and private beach.
Prices vary (from 40 percent off best available rates). Ongoing. Umm Suqeim, www.jumeirah.com (04 406 8500).
Head over to Old Dubai and take in the views of the Dubai Creek and Dubai skyline at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, as it’s offering up to 25 percent off best available rates. That’s not all, as the special staycation package also offers daily breakfast for two, a choice of either lunch or dinner, room upgrades for Sirius members, early check-ins at 10am and late check-out at 3pm, plus exclusive benefits. The hotel will be strictly abiding to social distancing measures.
Prices vary (from 25 percent off best available rates). Ongoing. jumeirah.com/jchultimatestaycation (04 230 8555).
Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf
Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf’s Ocean Summerhouse featuring nine deluxe ensuite rooms and a private balcony may be what you’re after. Along with eary and late check-in and check-out, the summerhouse also has a traditional Majilis leading to an enclosed courtyard where staycationers can enjoy free daily sundowner beverages. Here, staycationers can take on one of two offers, with the first offering breakfast with a 40 percent discount on the best available rates, and the second offering a 30 percent discount as well as free breakfast, in addition to lunch or dinner at selected restaurants.
Prices vary (from 40 percent off best available rates). Ongoing. Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, jumeirah.com/damultimatestaycation (04 364 7555).
Home to the Royal Residences, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray is offering a special rate on its luxury four- and –five-bedroom accommodations. Staycationers can enjoy relaxing in their own private pool, pick from plenty of options from its in-room dining along with a 24-hour butler service. Rates include Dhs3,500 per night for a four-bedroom lagoon residence, and Dhs5,500 for a five-bedroom seafront residence. Staff will all follow strict precautionary measures.
From Dhs3,500. Ongoing. West Crescent, Palm Jumeirah, jumeirah.com/jumeirahzabeelsaray (04 453 0000).
JW Marriot Marquis Dubai is now offering two special deals, which offer inclusive dinners at top restaurants – quite literally. The world’s tallest five-star hotel has reopened, and is offering two special deals, including a fittingly named city suite-cation and a penthouse offer with skyline views of the city. For the first, staycationers can expect an overnight stay in a corner suite, with in-room breakfast for two along with dinner for two at either Tong Thai, Prime68, La Farine or in-room. As for the penthouse suite skyline stay, which is spread across two floors, there will be an in-suite breakfast, along with a three-course dinner and a bottle of grape at Prime68 or in-suite. The city suit-cation deal is pried from Dhs300 for two, while the penthouse is from Dhs3,000.
From Dhs600 (City Suit-cation), From Dhs3,000 (penthouse offer). Ongoing. JW Marriot Marquis, Business Bay, Dubai, www.marriott.com (04 414 0000).
Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah
Staycationers can escape the city in style with Kempinski Hotel’s special summer deal, offering a nifty 30 percent off best flexible room rates. That’s not all. Expect breakfast for two at selected restaurants or in-room dining, guaranteed upgrade to the next room category, early check-in and late check-out, 25 percent off food and drinks through the stay and kids below 12 will get breakfast included too.
Prices vary. Until Wed Sep 30. West Crescent, Palm Jumeirah, www.kempinski.com/en/dubai/palm-jumeirah (04 444 2000).
Dubai’s Mandarin Oriental Jumeira has launched a top staycation deal for summer. The offer includes a load of perks including early check-in at 11am and late-check out at 4pm. Staycationers will also be treated to a welcome drink of their choice upon arrival that can be enjoyed in the comfort of their room. The offer includes breakfast at the hotel’s beachside brasserie, The Bay. Rates start from Dhs1,600 per night and include a daily credit of Dhs185 for rooms and Dhs365 for suites than can spent throughout the swish resort.
From Dhs1,600. Ongoing. Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Jumeirah, www.mandarinoriental.com/dubai (04 777 2222).
Ready to take games night to the next level? Dubai’s Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites in Dubai Marina has the summer staycation deal to make it happen. Book a two-bedroom suite for up to four people, or three-bedroom suite for up to six people, and your overnight stay will include themed welcome amenities, a game of your choice from the hotel’s selection of board and card games, and two flip charts with coloured markers. Two-bedroom suites for up to four people are priced from Dhs450 per room per night, while three-bedroom suites for up to six people are priced from Dhs600 per room per night.
From Dhs450 per room per night (two-bed suite, up to four sharing), Dhs600 (three-bed suite, up to six sharing). Ongoing. Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites, Dubai Marina (04 319 4000).
The JBR hotel is reopening on June 18 and is offering 50 percent off rooms. Restaurants West Beach Bistro and Lounge, The Back Door and The Falls Café are also reopening. You’ll get the discount if you book through all.accor.com.
Prices vary. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, JBR, all.accor.com.
Nomadic desert experience Nara Escape is offering desert retreats to UAE staycationers. Open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday for reservations, travellers and families in small groups can head to the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve to take on a unique ‘safari experience’. Along with uninterrupted views of the Arabian desert from the Nara campsite, guests can expect to tuck into a fusion menu.
Dhs550 (adults), Dhs350 (kids under 16 years old). Open Thu-Sat (reservations required). Ongoing. Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Al Ain Road, www.nara.ae (050 336 7909).
One&Only Royal Mirage
This classy hotel in Al Sufouh has a special UAE staycation beach escape deal. Prices start at Dhs1,500 and include breakfast and resort credit of Dhs500. You’ll also get early check in and late check out, and there’s a range of rooms and suites to choose from. Plus the hotel has a private beach.
From Dhs1,500+++. Until Sep 30. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.oneandonlyresorts.com (04 399 9999).
Set at the far end of the Western Crescent on Palm Jumeirah, this exclusive resort is offering a special deal for summer. Starting from Dhs1,950, the hotel deal includes a night’s stay, breakfast, early check in and late check out plus Dhs500 towards food and drinks. Restaurants at the hotel include Stay Yannick Allenó, One&Only as well as 101 Dining and Lounge.
From Dhs1,950+++. Until Sep 30. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.oneandonlyresorts.com (04 399 9999).
Pick up your golf gear and pack your swimmers, as Park Hyatt Dubai has officially reopened its doors with an all-new staycation offer.
Open for reservations as of Tuesday September 1, the hotel by Dubai Creek is offering up to the 30 percent off bookings, and the deal includes a breakfast at Brasserie du Park, and plenty more. Staycationers can expect unlimited access to Lagoon Beach and gym, a 20 percent discount on treatments at the AMARA spa and on food and beverages at select restaurants and, for the golfers, free access to Dubai Creek Golf driving range and mini golf.
Prices vary . Until Mon Nov 30. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira, www.parkhyattdubai.com (04 602 1234).
Park Inn by Radisson Dubai Motor City
One for Dubai’s army of keen golfers, Park Inn is serving up a summer special that will save you a bundle on your next round. This stay package includes early check-in, free breakfast, a welcome beverage and – crucially – a tee time at Els Golf Club. Play the desert links course before cooling off at the Park Inn’s rooftop pool.
From Dhs399 per person. Ongoing. Dubai Motor City, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.
Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek
Head to this stalwart of Dubai Creek to immerse yourself in Old Dubai sights and sounds – while enjoying fantastic dining options throughout your stay. The Foodie-cation includes breakfast and Friday brunch or dinner with free-flowing beverages at restaurants including Aseelah, Sumibiya and Minato. Guests get a complimentary room upgrade and late check out until 6pm, too. Explore the neighbourhood before rewarding yourself with a feast.
From Dhs295 per person. Ongoing. Deira, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.
Radisson Blu Dubai Media City
An all-inclusive staycation package featuring unlimited house beverages at ICON and Certo from check-in until check-out, breakfast, Friday brunch at ICON and a six-course Italian lunch in Certo on Saturday, plus early check-in from noon and late check-out at 4pm.
Dhs998 per couple (per room per night, Friday-Saturday stay). Ongoing. Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Media City, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 366 9119).
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront
One of the friendliest five-star hotels in town – and slap-bang in the heart of Business Bay – this hotel is full of character and fantastic places to grab a bite to eat. Don’t miss Fire Lake Grill House for sundowners and dinner while you soak up the city vibes and Burj Khalifa views. What’s more, the hotel is offering 90 percent value back on your stay.
From Dhs279 per person. Ongoing. Business Bay, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.
Radisson RED Dubai Silicon Oasis
Got a pooch you couldn’t possibly leave behind? Four-legged family members are welcome at this stylish new hotel, and rooms are kitted out with pet beds and food bowls to make your furry ones feel right at home. Relax together at OUIBar + Terrace and make time for an early morning or late-evening stroll around Silicon Lake.
From Dhs309 per room per night. Ongoing. Dubai Silicon Oasis, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.
The famous pyramid-shaped hotel in Oud Metha is running a summer staycation deal so you can unwind with views over the city skyline. The staycation starts from Dhs700 and stars room service breakfast, plus Dhs200 of dining credit for your stay.
Dhs700. Until Sep 30. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha, raffles.com/dubai (04324 8888).
This hotel has offer that will see you get two rooms for the price of one and Italian cooking lessons at top Italian restaurant BASTA!. The deal runs until December 28, and those who book a room from Dhs499 will get a second room completely free. The offer also includes learning to make traditional Italian pastas or pizzas at the hotel’s restaurant BASTA!
From Dhs499. Until Dec 28. Marasi Drive, Business Bay www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/dxbbb-renaissance-downtown-hotel-dubai (04 512 5555).
What happens when you put together a whole private hotel floor with a private cinema? The ultimate movie staycation, of course, and Rove Downtown has just the deal. For Dhs2,999, filmgoers looking for a staycay can expect to watch the latest blockbusters in cinema in their own private cinema at The Reel Boutique, along with ten Rover rooms booked out for friends and family. Oh, and expect popcorn and soft drinks with the movie, along with breakfast in the morning.
Dhs2,999. Ongoing. Rove Downtown, Downtown Dubai, www.rovehotels.com (04 561 9099).
Rove Hotels Dubai
Fancy a hotel stay where you get back more than what you pay this summer? Now that’s what we call profit. Staycationers who stay at Rove City Centre, Rove Healthcare City or Rove At The Park can book their stay for Dhs199 and get Dhs299 back in food and beverage credit to spend as they please. Expect to use it either at The Daily restaurant at each hotel or on the in-room delivery menu, which includes house beverages.
Dhs199. Ongoing. Rove City Centre, Deira; Rove Healthcare City, Oufd Metha Road; Rove At The Park, Dubai Parks & Resorts, www.rovehotels.com.
Looking for a staycation that won’t empty your wallet? Before Wednesday September 30, Rove Hotels across Dubai is offering summer room rates at Dhs99 per night. Take you pick of hotels and expect to save.
Dhs99. Until Wed Sep 30. Multiple locations including Rove City Centre, Deira; Rove Healthcare City, Oud Metha Road; Rove At The Park, Dubai Parks & Resorts; Rove Downtown, Downtown Dubai, www.rovehotels.com.
Sofitel Downtown Dubai
This centrally located hotel is doing a “Stay 2, Pay 1” promotion until the end of September, where guests can get two rooms for one night, or two nights in one room, with rates starting from Dhs699 per room per night. Guests also get 30 percent off food and drink during their stay.
From Dhs699 (excluding fees and taxes). Until September 30. Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai, email@example.com (04 503 6666).
This Palm Jumeirah hotel has a special family staycation the summer – and comes with loads of deals for the whole gang. Book in for a stay before September 10 and you’ll get a room from Dhs750 a night. You’ll also get breakfast included, as well as late check out, a free upgrade to a suite and 20 percent off at all restaurants. Plus, two kids stay free.
Dhs750. Until Sep 10. Sofitel Dubai The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.sofitel-dubai-thepalm.com/ (04 455 6677).
The hotel is offering up a special staycation deal where you’ll get breakfast included from Dhs399. Enjoy a stunning view over the racecourse, plus you’ll get 25 percent off dining too.
One night will set you back Dhs399, while if you book two nights you’ll save 20 percent on your stay, and rooms start at Dhs319. Looking for a longer stay? Book for three nights or more to save 25 percent on your stay, with rooms starting at just Dhs299 per night.
As well as breakfast in your room or at Farriers Restaurant and the 25 percent F&B discount, you’ll also get a free stay for two kids up to 12 years old, free cancellation up to 6pm on arrival day and full access to the gym and infinity pool. Always get hungry on your staycation? Book a room from Dhs499 a night and you’ll get Dhs200 back to spend on food and drinks. There are also rates that include a round of golf for Dhs524.
From Dhs399. Ongoing. The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3333).
There are five top staycation deals to choose from at this hotel this summer. Deals start from Dhs350 per room per night (based on two sharing), including breakfast and access to Wild Wadi Waterpark for two, with the Splash and Stay Package. Alternatively, starting from Dhs375 per room per night (based on two sharing, with breakfast), the Beach and Stay package includes access to the pool and beach at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Palm Jumeirah. If you’re looking to make a weekend of your next brunch, the Brunch and Stay package including Friday brunch for two at Lah Lah, four post-brunch beverages and an overnight stay, all for Dhs899 for couple, including breakfast the next morning. If you want to take that weekender vibe even further, the Ultimate Weekend package includes an overnight stay for two, Friday brunch at Lah Lah, four post-brunch beverage vouchers, a massage at the Native Club Spa, free entry to Wild Wadi and late check-out up to 5pm the following day, plus breakfast – all for Dhs1,299 per couple. And finally, there’s a special offer for teachers, featuring brunch for two, two poolside pre-brunch drinks and an overnight stay, all for Dhs650 per room per night, including breakfast.
Prices vary. Ongoing. Zabeel House by Jumeirah – The Greens, www.zabeelhouse.com/thregreens (04 519 1111).
Abu Dhabi EDITION
Fancy a getaway? The Abu Dhabi EDITION has launched a summer staycation deal for UAE residents. Head along to the trendy boutique hotel and you can check in to a Deluxe Marina room for a night’s stay with a great package. Rates start from Dhs700 and as well as enjoying views over Al Bateen marina from your room, two guests can enjoy breakfast, dinner at Alba Terrace, a luxury bath set up, yoga and a Hammamii spa gift. They had us at breakfast and dinner to be honest.
From Dhs700+++. Ongoing. Abu Dhabi EDITION, Al Bateen (02 208 0000).
Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel
Looking for more choice with a staycation? Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel has launched three new staycation packages for UAE residents. The Fall in Love at Anantara package for two includes a romantic room set up, a bottle of grape, breakfast, candlelit dinner and two glasses of bubbly at the rooftop bar for Dhs525. The All-Inclusive package is, well, all-inclusive and includes unlimited beverages and three meals a day for Dhs695. Finally, the Residents Staycation Deal includes breakfast, complimentary rom upgrade and 50 percent of the room rate back in resort credit with rates starting from Dhs450. Seems like all the bases are covered then. For more information visit www.Anantara.com/eastern-mangroves-abu-dhabi.
From Dhs450. Ongoing. Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel www.anantara.com
Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi
Head to Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi and you can take advantage of a great staycation deal. Rates for an overnight stay at the hotel start from just Dhs275 and Dh325 if you want to include breakfast. All you need to do is use the booking code ‘SafeHome’ and you can also take advantage of late check out at 3pm the next day, 20 percent discount on room service and a complimentary upgrade to a deluxe room.
From Dhs275. Until Sep 30. Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi, Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 596 1234).
Beach Rotana has launched a new staycation deal with some pretty impressive perks. You’ll get a Dhs100 voucher to spend in Abu Dhabi Mall for each night you stay, beach and gym access, breakfast, lunch and dinner at one of the hotel’s restaurants. You can also enjoy your stay for a little longer, with a late check out on your day of departure at 5pm. Rates start from Dhs749 for a single room and Dhs999 for a double room. What will you get from the mall?
From Dhs749. Beach Rotana, Al Zahiya (02 697 9171).
It doesn’t much more lavish and luxurious than the Emirates Palace and this summer you can book a stay for less with the Summer at the Palace offer. Pack your bags and head along the Corniche and you can check into the fancy hotel for the night and enjoy a breakfast at Le Venedome. Go on. Spoil yourself.
From Dhs990. Until Sep 30. Corniche West (02 690 8888).
Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi
This impressive hotel in the capital has a deal that’s perfect for families that need two rooms. The second room will be half price if you book both together. It’s available for all room types until September 30 and you’ll get the discount at check in.
Prices vary. Until Sep 30. Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, Sultan Bin Zayed The First Street, Abu Dhabi, dusit.com/dusitthani-abudhabi (02 698 8888).
Pack your bags and head between the bridges to enjoy a relaxing staycation at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. The beautiful hotel is running a UAE residents’ deal until the end of the year that includes a 20 percent discount on all restaurants, gym and beach access as well as two hours free at the kids club for little ones.
From Dhs640++. Until Dec 31. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Khor Al Maqta, (055 239 7806).
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi
The Four Seasons is synonymous with luxury and you can expect no less at the hotel at Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi. If you’re after an out-of-this-world stay but don’t want to break the bank, you’re in luck, as all UAE residents can get 30 percent off the standard room rate and 30 percent off food and spa for the duration of your stay. All you need to do is book over the phone, and present your Emirates ID at check-in.
From Dhs485. Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi (02 333 2222).
Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel
Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel has introduced a Kids R On Us family staycation package. Book a stay before September 30 and families can enjoy complimentary breakfast, free meals for children under, unlimited ice cream for kids and 50 percent discount on food for kids between 12 and 16. Plus you can also take advantage of early check in from 10am and late checkout the next day at 6pm. It’s worth it for the free ice cream alone, right? Kids these days don’t know how good they’ve got it. We’ll see you there.
For more information visit www.hyatt.com
Jumeirah At Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi
Expect early check-in at 10am and check out late at 3pm, complimentary breakfast either within the hotel restaurant or dine in-room, along with 20 percent off dining and beverages and access to a private stretch of beach. Two options are available, with the first offering breakfast with a 40 percent discount on the best available rates, and the second offering a 30 percent discount as well as complimentary breakfast, in addition to lunch or dinner at selected restaurants. The hotel will be following strict social distancing guidelines at its restaurant, private beach and public areas.
Prices vary (from 40 percent off best available rates. Ongoing. Etihad Towers, West Corniche, Abu Dhabi, jumeirah.com/jumeirahatetihadtowers (02 811 5888).
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana
Head along to Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana and you can take advantage of their summer staycation offer. Book two nights at the hotel and you can get a 50 percent discount off room rates, so, effectively, you’ll get one night free. Plus, guests can also take advantage of 15 percent discount on food and beverages at the resort. With a private beach that’s now open to guests you can even dip your toes in the sand and swim in the sea to keep cool in the heat. The offer is available until October 4, so you’ve got all summer to pack your bags and head there for a stay.
Prices vary. Until Oct 4. Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Corniche West (02 657 0000).
Le Meridien Abu Dhabi
Le Méridien Abu Dhabi has launched a summer staycation package that’s perfect for a city break. There are two packages to choose from depending on what you’re after. Book in for a staycation and two adults can enjoy an overnight stay, beach access, late check out and Dhs250 credit to spend on food and beverages for Dhs525++. Fancy getting your fill of brunch? The brunch staycation packages offers an overnight stay, beach access, late check-out and access to brunch for two adults for Dhs599++. Plus, with both packages, kids under the age of 12 go free. To brunch or not to brunch? That is the question.
From Dhs525++. Le Méridien Abu Dhabi, Al Zahiya, www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/auhmd-le-meridien-abu-dhabi (02 644 6666).
Radisson Blu Hotel Abu Dhabi Corniche
Head to Abu Dhabi’s renowned corniche to stay at this family-friendly resort, with activities for staycationers of all ages. Relax at the spa, work out at the gym, unwind on the beach or try your hand at a whole load of fun watersports. Stay at the hotel and you’ll get Dhs200 in credit to redeem on food, beverages and activities during your stay.
From Dhs397 per person. Ongoing. Abu Dhabi Corniche, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.
Gather the family for a staycation or book a short stay for couples at Rosewood Abu Dhabi and you can enjoy all the perks until the end of December. The UAE resident package includes ten percent discount on standard room rates, 35 percent discount on suites, discount on food and beverages, free in-room or restaurant service breakfast, early check-in and late check-out.
Rates vary. Ongoing. Al Maryah Island AbuDhabi.Reservations@rosewoodhotels.com (02 813 5550).
Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel and Resort
Head along to the resort and two adults can enjoy a day on the beach with access to a room for the day for Dhs299, with Dhs150 to spend in credit. Want to throw in an overnight stay? You can enjoy pool access, an overnight stay and breakfast for Dhs499++, for two adults, inclusive of a late check out and Dhs250 to spend at the resorts venues. That’s a pretty good summer deal if we say so ourselves.
From Dhs195. Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel and Resort, Corniche East, www.marriot.com (02 677 3333).
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Book in for a stay in the heart of Abu Dhabi and you can enjoy a night away from home at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi. The inviting hotel package includes a night’s stay and breakfast for two adults and two children to the age of 12. Also included in the package is access to the hotel’s pool and gym.
From Dhs330 per night. Ongoing. Mina Street, Al Zahiya (02 818 4888).
The Westin Abu Dhabi Resort & Spa, Abu Dhabi
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa has launched a staycation package that’s perfect for golfers. Book in for a stay and you can enjoy a round of golf and breakfast for Dhs390 per golfer. Plus you’ll also get 40 percent discount off of food and drinks at the hotel during your stay. That’s not a bad deal if you ask us.
Dhs390 per person. Ongoing. The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa, Sas Al Nakhl (02 616 9999).
Offering you the chance to enjoy a short stay away, Telal Resort in Al Ain has launched staycation deals for UAE residents. The Adventure Getaway deal offers an overnight stay for two adults and one child, a camel riding experience and quad biking experience, plus access to all the sporting facilities for Dhs525+++. Looking for something less adventurous and more intimate? The Romantic Desert Escape includes an overnight stay for two adults with breakfast as well as a romantic set up in-room feature decorations and chocolate strawberries for Dhs835+++. Plus, for the summer, residents can enjoy 10 percent discount on resort activities and 20 percent off all spa treatments. Better start packing your bags.
From Dhs525.Ongoing. Telal Resort, Al Ain, www.telalresorts.ae.
Yas Island Rotana, Abu Dhabi
You can’t think about Abu Dhabi without thinking about the Grand Prix, and the Yas Island Rotana is just minutes away from the track as well as plenty of other attractions, meaning it’s a great place to stay if you want to explore the UAE’s capital. Rates at the hotel start at Dhs315 per night this summer, and the discounted rate will last until September 30.
From Dhs315. Until Sep 30. Yas Island Rotana, Abu Dhabi (02 656 4000).
Citymax Ras Al Khaimah
Citymax Hotel Ras Al Khaimah’s new ‘Shortcation’ deal is offering two free tickets for Jebel Jais activities, and it comes in at Dhs299 for two people. Staycationers can expect a two-night stay, along with their choice of tickets to Ras Al Khaimah’s Jebel Jais Flight, Jais Sky Tour, Jais Sky Maze or Pearl Farm. The special offer is for staycations until Wednesday September 30, so if you’re looking to explore the great outdoors, now’s your chance.
From Dhs299. Until Wed Sep 30. Bin Daher Street, Dafan Al Nakheel, Ras Al-Khaimah www.citymaxhotels.com/uae/ras-al-khaimah (07 207 3700).
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa, Ras Al Khaimah
If you’re looking to spend some time on the beach, a 1.5km private sandy stretch is a pretty great option - and that’s exactly what you’ll get from the Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa. There are plenty of options, from rooms to villas, and rates start at Dhs400. If you want to take your relaxation to the next level, there’s also a spa on site for you to take advantage of.
From Dhs400. Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort and Spa (07 228 8844).
Rixos Bab Al Bahr
All-inclusive hotel Rixos Bab Al Bahr reopens on July 20 and it’s offering stays from just Dhs750. The hotel on Ras Al Khaimah’s Al Marjan Island is following socially distancing rules and has a 450m private beach, as well as eight swimming pools. There’s also a kids’ aquapark if you’re travelling with family. The deal includes watersports as well as meals at Rixos Bab Al Bahr’s 14 restaurants and bars.
Plus, the hotel is taking part in RAK’s “Shortcation” programme, where you’ll receive two free tickets to attractions including Jais Flight, Jais Sky Tour, Jais Sky Maze or Suwaidi Pearls Farm when you book three nights or more.
From Dhs750. From Jul 20, ongoing. Ras Al Khaimah, www.babalbahr.rixos.com (07 202 0000).
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert is offering a special family-friendly deal this summer. The Ritz Kids Rangers deal includes a three hour kids’ programme, plus breakfast and kids’ lunch.
Prices vary. Until Dec 30. Wadi Khadeja, Ras al Khaimah, www.ritzcarlton.com.
The Chedi al Bait has launched a new luxury staycation package for couples to enjoy a night away. The Romance in Style package includes a stay in the Heritage Suite, complete with a romantic set up, breakfast served to the room, customised bath robes for you to keep and a bottle of sparkling juice. You’ll also enjoy a six-course dinner, a sweet of the day served to your room and access to all of the hotel’s facilities including the pool. The package costs from Dhs2,999 per night for the whole experience. Not ready to visit? The offer is available until April 2021, so there’s plenty of time to book.
From Dhs2,999. Until Apr 11 2021. The Chedi Al Bait, Sharjah (06 502 5555).
Radisson Blu Hotel Ajman
Regular golfer? Ever fancied playing Al Zorah? Of course you have. Thanks to this summer offer, there has never been a better time to check the Ajman course off your list. Enjoy a one-night stay at the five-star hotel plus an 18-hole round of golf on the scenic par-72 course.
From Dhs580 per person. Ongoing. Ajman, www.radissonhotels.com/staycationsuae.