Travel deals in Dubai

Get advanced booking discounts at the Yas Viceroy

Within the UAE

A romantic weekend at The Pullman
Treat your other half to a two-night stay, signature massage for two, a welcome bottle of bubbly and late check-out.
Dhs1,999 per couple. Valid until December 31. Pullman Dubai, Mall of the Emirates, (04 377 2000).

Advance purchase rate at Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi
Book early and save 15 per cent on your room rates. Reservations must be fully pre-paid at the time of booking and are non-refundable once confirmed.
Offer subject to availability. From Dhs800 per night. Ongoing. Yas Viceroy, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, (02 656 0000).

All-inclusive weekday mountain retreat at Hatta Fort Hotel
Escape the stress of city life and relax in a deluxe chalet-style room while absorbing the scenery of the Hajar Mountains. This offer is available for UAE residents and includes three meals, soft drinks and selected house beverages during lunch and dinner.
Avoid the weekend rush and stay midweek (Saturday to Thursday). Dhs549. Sat-Thu only. Ongoing. Hatta Fort Hotel (04 809 9333).

Atlantis golf and suite deals
Fancy a round on the golf course? Enjoy two games of 18-hole golf and one night’s stay for two in a standard room at this impressive Palm Jumeirah hotel. The price includes club and shoe hire. Alternatively, enjoy a night’s stay in a luxury suite at a special rate. The deal also includes breakfast, access to Aquaventure, preferential rates for swimming with dolphins, and pick-up service.
Golf deal Dhs2,185 per night; suite deal Dhs3,620 per night. Until May 31, 2012. Atlantis The Palm (04 426 2626).

Dive packages in Fujairah
Get a night’s stay, breakfast, late check-out at 6pm and a dive (for both qualified and new divers) at the five-star PADI centre, Divers Down.
Dhs550 per person. Ongoing. Nour Arjan by Rotana, Fujairah (09 202 5507).

Hatta romance package
Take a break from the bustle of city life. The deal includes a bottle of bubbly and chocolate-covered strawberries upon arrival, breakfast in bed and a half bottle of premium bubbly and a three-course dinner served in the room.
Dhs1,670 (per couple Sat-Thu), Dhs1,850 (Fri). Ongoing. Hatta Fort Hotel (04 809 9333).

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray winter breaks
Enjoy Ottoman elegance and luxury for 10 per cent less when you book a winter break at this high-end Palm Jumeirah hotel. The package includes breakfast, private beach access, complimentary access to nearby Wild Wadi waterpark and dining privileges at the hotel.
Rooms start at Dhs1,620. Valid until April 30, 2012. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (800 5863 4724).

Stay & play at The Address Montgomerie Dubai
Golf enthusiasts are given an opportunity to discover one of Dubai’s most acclaimed golf courses with the recent introduction of the Stay & Play package. Spend one night at The Address Montgomerie Dubai and play one round of golf on its championship course.
Dhs1,620. Ongoing. The Address Montgomerie Dubai, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).

Weekend spa deals at Jebel Ali Golf Resort
Enjoy a 60-minute Swedish, European, Thai or Balinese massage or root reflexology at The Spa at the Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa every Friday or Saturday. Also, take advantage of a complimentary lunch buffet at La Fontana restaurant, plus pool and beach access.
Dhs495, free for children aged three to seven. The Spa at Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa (04 814 5810).

Winter Dreams at the Burj Al Arab
Get breakfast for two in the privacy of your suite, dinner buffet for two, a relaxing Assawan Spa treatment for two (a 25-minute back, neck and shoulder massage), 20 per cent discount on food in Junsui, Bab Al Yam or Al Iwan restaurant, a full range of Hermès luxury amenities, unlimited access to Wild Wadi waterpark, and complimentary stay for up to three children below the age of 12.
Starting at Dhs5,500 per night (minimum four nights). Until February 28, 2012. Burj Al Arab (04 366 5000).

Further afield

Live it up in the Maldives
The five-star Zitahli Kuda-Funafaru Resort & Spa is offering a three-night stay for the price of four in a Deluxe Beach Villa, as well as daily breakfast and dinner and airport pick-up and drop off by seaplane. Flights aren’t included, but Emirates flies direct to the Maldives from Dhs3,440 return (
From Dhs6,180 per person. Valid for travel until April 30 2012.

Romance package at Zighy Bay
Stay for a minimum of two nights in a beachfront villa with private pool and you’ll also get one paraglide jump for two people, one sunset cruise with house beverages and canapés, and one sunrise breakfast on the beach, also for two people, as well as breakfast at Spice Market every other day, one couples’ spa treatment and one dinner at the top of the grape tower, in the Summer House or at Sense on the Edge, which boasts a beautiful cliffside location.
Package from Dhs3,200 per person per night. Valid until May 2012. Zighy Bay, Musandam, (+968 2673 5555).

Special rates at The Chedi, Muscat
This hotel has special rates on Thursday and Friday nights for GCC residents. Pay Dhs1,250 per room per night and you’ll be able to stay in a Serai room, get free mini bar, breakfast for two and discounts at The Restaurant and The Spa.
Valid until January 31. Muscat (+968 24 52 4401).

Three nights for the price of two at Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas, Phuket
Enjoy three nights in a deluxe room, daily breakfast and unlimited access to Splash Jungle Water Park. Flights aren’t included, but Emirates flies direct to Bangkok from Dhs3,920 return (
From Dhs965 per person. Based on two adults sharing. Valid until January 31 2012.

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