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Escape the UAE or take a staycation today

1 Malaysian luxury at The Taraas Beach Resort & Spa
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2 Cherry blossom season in Washington DC
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3 Be one of the first to stay at Enchanted Island Resort
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4 Go to a wellness resort at The Farm, San Benito
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5 Talk business at Jumeirah Rotana
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Within the UAE

Jumeirah Rotana
The Business Escape package includes buffet breakfast, free wi-fi, a meeting room for three hours and 20 percent discount on food and drink.
From Dhs650. Ongoing. www.rotana.com/jumeirarotana (04 345 5888).

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
A special offer just for GCC residents gives a ten percent discount on the best available room rate. Stays include daily complimentary breakfast, free access to Wild Wadi and unlimited access to Talise Ottoman Spa. From Dhs1,350. Valid until April 30. Jzsinfo@jumeirah.com, www.jumeirah.com/jzswinterbreaks (04 453 0000).

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Bespoke VIP romantic experiences are available on request. Choose features such as flying to RAK by seaplane or helicopter from Dubai, spa treatments or a private dinner.
Prices start from Dhs35,000 per couple. Ongoing. Rasalkhaimah.info@waldorfastoria.com (07 203 5555).

Further afield

A Life of Energy
A wellness retreat at The Farm, in San Benito, the Philippines, including superfood meals, yoga, Pilates, a cooking class and horticultural tour.
Dhs5,400 (based on two sharing, excluding flights). Valid May 12-16 2014. www.thefarmatsanbenito.com, caroline@alifeofenergy.com.

Al Bustan Palace Oman
This offer includes accommodation and breakfast for two adults.
From Dhs810 per room per night. Ongoing. (+968 2476 4205).

Amari
The bounce-back spa package is available at Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui.
Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui. From Dhs1,303 for a three-night stay. Valid until October 31. www.amari.com.

Beach House Iruveli
Take advantage of a free night when paying for three, four or five nights at this luxury property on Haa Alif, the most northerly atoll in the Maldives. Or stay 14 nights and only pay for ten.
From Dhs2,365 per night. Valid March 1-April 12, April 22-September 28, October 6-31. Reservations@beachhousecollection.com (+960 332 5977).

Carlton Hotel St Moritz
The spa package includes three nights and spa treatments such as a fruity peel body scrub, a tranquillity relaxation bath, manicure and a ‘five-in-one’ Carlton massage.
From Dhs6,500. Valid until March 30 (+41 81 836 7000).

Corinthian Travel
A nine-day guided tour of Oman.
Dhs8,281 per person (family of four sharing two rooms). Ongoing. www.corinthiantravel.co.uk (+44 1372 469 300).

Enchanted Island Resort
A new secluded five-star boutique island hideaway in the Seychelles, composed of ten luxury pool villas. The property offers a 30 percent discount on daily rates as an opening offer.
Prices vary. Valid until February 28 2014. Reservations@jaresorts.com (080 0015 9708).

Jordan Active Adventure
Enjoy a nine-day tour starting in Amman.
Dhs4,810 per person (based on twin sharing). Valid until April 30. nonairgsa@dnata.com.

Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC
A special package to celebrate the cherry blossom season, includes overnight accommodation in a deluxe room, buffet breakfast for two, cherry-inspired treats and 20 percent off the cherry blossom treatment at The Spa.
From Dhs1,450. Valid March 14-April 13 2014. www.mandarinoriental.com/washington (+1 202 787-6140).

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. www.ArtUnveiledinItaly.com.

The Taraas Beach Resort & Spa
A private beach residence located on Redang Island, Malaysia. The package includes three nights half-board in a garden suite, snorkeling, island-hopping and a spa treatment.
From Dhs2,799 per person. Valid funtil June 14 2014. luxuryhotels@dnata.com.

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