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The best getaway deals and staycation packages booking this week

Within the UAE
Burj Al Arab The winter dream package offers four nights in a luxury suite. From Dhs6,741 for a minimum four-night stay. Ongoing.
(04 301 7400).
LAST CHANCE Dusit Thani Dubai The festive room promotion includes accommodation within the hotel, buffet breakfast for two, a dining voucher for Dhs150 to spend there and shuttle to The Dubai Mall and Jumeirah Beach. From Dhs699 per night (minimum two nights’ stay). Valid until December 27 2013. (04 343 3333).
NEW The Oberoi Dubai A festive mini break includes a complimentary daily yoga class, 24 hour personal butler, babysitting service and views of the New Year’s Eve fireworks from your balcony. From Dhs2,900 per night. Valid until January 1.
(04 444 1444).
LAST CHANCE The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Get an overnight stay, with brunch for two on Christmas Day. From Dhs1,550 per room, per night. Valid on December 25 2013
(02 818 8888).
Further afield
Corinthia Hotel Budapest With the ‘Advent in Budapest’ package, stay three nights for the price of two, and enjoy free entry to the Festive Market at the St Stephen’s Basilica and more. From Dhs1,154 per night. Book before December 28. Valid until December 31 2013.
NEW Holiday Factory The company runs package holiday deals to various locations. Seven nights in Georgia, visiting Tbilisi, Kazbegi and Lopota Lake, includes three-star accommodation (with breakfast) and return flights on Fly Dubai. Dhs4,710 per person (based on twin sharing). Valid until December 31. (04 701 4000).
Jumeirah Frankfurt The festive package includes tea on arrival, a daily buffet breakfast and a four-course festive menu, with grape pairing thrown in for good measure. From Dhs2,224 per couple. Valid until February 9 2014.,
(+49 69 297 2370).
Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong The hotel celebrates its 50th anniversary with a Dhs180 spa credit, breakfast and a bottle of bubbly. From Dhs2,083 per night. Valid until December 31 2013.,
(+852 2820 4202).
LAST CHANCE Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park The Candlelit Christmas with Harrods experience includes one night accommodation, breakfast, a welcome gift and a VIP trip to meet Harrods’ Father Christmas. From Dhs3,159 per night based on two adults and one child sharing. Valid until December 25. (+44 207 201 3773).
Selous discovery in Tanzania
The game reserve includes flights and four nights in a luxury camp. From Dhs6,214 per person. Valid until December 31. (+254 734 699 822).
Shangri-La Bosphorus A three-night stay for two, including a full city tour, hammam treatment and Dhs980 credit for one of the hotel’s restaurants. From Dhs2,892. Valid until December 30 2013. (+90 212 275 8888).
St Regis Hotels & Resorts The Art Unveiled programme offers guests of the The St Regis Rome and The St Regis Florence guided tours of notable galleries and private exhibitions. From Dhs2,677 per couple for a half day tour.
The Dolder Grand, Zurich The art package includes two nights’ stay, breakfast, dinner and entrance to the Edvard Munch show. From Dhs6,000 per couple. Valid until January 12 2014. (+41 44 456 6000).
W Doha Hotel & Residences
‘Live the weekends to the fullest’ includes brunch and ‘dine your way while you stay’ includes a daily credit of Dhs238. Live the weekends to the fullest from Dhs1,210 per night. Dine your way while you stay from Dhs1,089 per night. Offer valid
until December 31 2013.
(+974 4453 5000).

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