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Atlantis The Palm golf package
Test out your golf swing and perfect your putting this spring by combining 18 holes for two people at either The Els Club or The Track at Meydan with an overnight stay at the hotel. From Dhs3,335 for two people per night.
Valid until April 30 2013. (04 426 2000).

Concorde Hotel Fujairah
Book a superior room and get a free half-board package. The price includes accommodation, breakfast and lunch or dinner, plus internet access.
From Dhs400 per room per night. Ongoing. Safar Travel and Tourism (02 418 0805).

Dubai Marriott Hotels’ shopping package
Visitors keen to shop in Dubai can take advantage of free valet parking and free shuttle-bus services operating several times a day between participating Marriott hotels and designated malls nearby. Buses run from the JW Marriott in Deira to Deira City Centre, from Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites to Mall of the Emirates and Souk Madinat, and from Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community to Mall of the Emirates. Mention promotional code ‘SHO’. Advance booking required.
From Dhs600 per person per night. Valid until December 31 2013. (800 6277 4688).

Easter at St Regis Saadiyat Island
Olea Mediterranean restaurant at the St Regis Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi is offering Easter lunch and dinner buffets, including themed entertainment and games for children.
Meal deals from Dhs250 per person (food only). March 29-31 2013. St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, (02 498 8008).

Hilton Abu Dhabi’s wellness package
This ongoing package includes a one-night stay at the Hilton Abu Dhabi, a 30-minute massage at the spa and an in-room juice bar, plus yoga, Pilates or a different healthy activity of your choice at the Hiltonia Health Club.
From Dhs750 per person per night. Ongoing. (02 681 1900).

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates’ family deal
The Kempinski’s activity-packed family promotion offers an overnight stay in a grand deluxe room, two snow park tickets to Ski Dubai, two Magic Planet cards for use on the arcade games and rides, two VOX Gold cinema tickets and a shopping voucher worth Dhs500.
From Dhs1,750 per room per night. Valid for a minimum three-night stay. Ongoing. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Barsha (04 341 0000).

Le Méridien Dubai’s Easter Instagram competition
Le Mériden Dubai’s Instagram followers can share photos of how they’re celebrating Easter this year with their family or friends. Submit your entry and you could win a one-night weekend stay in an executive club room at the hotel.
Valid March 20-April 3 2013.

Media One Hotel’s 24-hour Crank package
Named after the Jason Statham action movie, guests are challenged to party through the night. The package starts at Z:ONE bar on a Thursday, then moves upstairs to The Med for dinner and finishes with 20 percent off at the late-night bars. Friday is breakfast in café M, brunch and a checkout at 6pm.
From Dhs969 for two people. Ongoing. (04 427 1000).

Further afield

Costa Cruises to the Dominican Republic
Costa Cruises offers a seven-day cruise to Costa Luminosa, Dominican Republic, Virgin Islands and Antigua. Guests staying in the Samsara cabins and suites can enjoy the Samsara spa package, which includes direct access to the spa, healthy dishes for dinner, a tea ceremony, personalised wellness programme advice, two spa treatments of your choice, two fitness or meditation lessons and two visits to the UVA solarium.
From Dhs11,390 per person based on two sharing, including accommodation and main meals (breakfast is extra, depending on cabin type). Valid until March 31 2013.

Half-price supplements at Le Victoria hotel, Mauritius
Family-based attractions include exploring marine life in a glass-bottomed boat, scuba-diving or relaxing poolside. During the Easter season, guests get a 50 percent discount off the all-inclusive supplement.
From Dhs7,463 per person sharing. Valid May 25-July 31 2013. (0044 1483 445 610).

Etihad flight deals to the Seychelles
Fly to this island paradise for Dhs2,970 (a saving of at least Dhs1,000) before March 31 2013.

Holiday Inn Resort Penang, Malaysia
Enjoy a family-friendly beach resort in Malaysia. The package includes breakfast, plus free lunch and dinner for up to two children under 12 when accompanied by one paying adult.
From Dhs5,347 based on two sharing, including economy return airfare and five nights’ accommodation with breakfast. Valid until March 31 2013. Holiday Inn, Kampung Batu Feringgi, 11100 Penang, Malaysia (04 886 6666).

Indian adventure with G Adventures
The 14-night ‘Land of the Maharajas’ package encourages travellers to step off the beaten track and embrace some Indian culture and history. The package includes authentic accommodation and local transportation.
From Dhs7,395 per person. Valid until March 31 2013.

KLM’s autumn offers to the USA or Canada
Fly to New York for Dhs3,990, Chicago for Dhs4,710, Vancouver for Dhs5,040 or LA for Dhs5,170 – a saving of at least Dhs1,000. Book before March 31 2013.

LUX Belle Mare Mauritius
Located in the seaside village of Belle Mare on the east coast of the island, the beachside resort is offering a discount with four nights for the price of three, six for the price of four and ten for the price of seven during this period. From Dhs8,880 based on two sharing, includes economy-class return airfare and four nights’ accommodation in a junior suite on a half-board basis.
Valid until March 31 2013. Coastal Road, Belle Mare 742CU001, Mauritius (230 402 2000).

Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur
The package includes economy return airfare, four nights’ accommodation, breakfast and transfers.
From Dhs5,588 per person for four nights. Valid until March 31 2013. (800 5252).

Serena Hotels & Resorts, Kenya
This adventure package includes flights to Nairobi, full board, four game drives in a four-wheel drive and a trip to the Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge.
From Dhs2,920 per person sharing for two nights. Valid until March 28 2013. (+254 20 2842000).

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