Dubai travel deals

Save money at new hotels in Dubai or travel the world in search of luxury

Our picks of the week

1 Sail down the Danube with Corinthia Hotel Budapest
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2 Bring the kids with you at The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi
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3 Connect via hashtags at W Doha Hotel & Residences
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4 An all new Dubai stay at Sofitel Dubai Downtown
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5 Book a wellness retreat at The Farm in San Benito
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Within the UAE

Atlantis The Palm
The Palm hotel offers a package to GCC residents, which includes Aquaventure access as well as to The Lost Chambers and more.
From Dhs2,860 per room, per night. Until December 31. (04 426 2000).

Marjan Island Resort and Spa
This hotel, located on an island off Ras Al Khaimah, offers guests an introductory rate.
From Dhs599 per room, per night. Ongoing. (07 203 6666).

Sofitel Dubai Downtown
An introductory offer at this new optical art-themed hotel, which opens in May.
From Dhs750 per night (including breakfast). Until September 30.

Further afield

A Life of Energy
A wellness retreat at The Farm in San Benito in The Philippines, including superfood meals, yoga, Pilates, a cooking class and a horticultural tour thrown into the bargain.
Dhs5,400 (based on two sharing, excluding flights). From May 12-16.,

Alila Jabal Akhdar
This new property in the Omani mountains is offering an introductory deal in May – book one night and make a donation to a local charity, in return for one night free.
From Dhs935. Until May 31.

Beach House Iruveli
Get a free night when paying for three, four or five nights on Haa Alif, the atoll in the Maldives. Or stay 14 nights and pay for ten.
From Dhs2,365 per night. Until September 28, October 6-31. (+960 332 5977).

Corinthia Hotel Budapest
The ‘Danube Bend Tour’ package includes a three-night stay for two in Budapest, plus visits to three cities alone the Danube (Esztergom, Visegrad and Szentendre), and a boat trip back to Budapest.
From Dhs2,740. Until September 30.

OZO Chaweng Samui
A free room upgrade and complimentary dinner.
From Dhs418 per night. Until June 30. (050 501 5423).

The Royal Golf Club, Bahrain
This ‘stay and play’ package is available at hotels in Bahrain, including the Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa and includes golf on the Montgomerie course.
From Dhs1,248 per person, per night. Ongoing.

The Taraas Beach Resort & Spa
Beach residence on Redang Island, Malaysia, includes three nights’ half-board in a garden suite, island-hopping and a spa treatment.
From Dhs2,799 per person. Until June 14.

The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, Maldives
This family-friendly package allows two children under the age of 12 to stay for free, when the parents book a deluxe beach villa or sunrise deluxe beach villa. Three kids stay for free when booking a beach pool villa. Children also eat for free and play for free at the kids’ club. You can also book five nights and get two extra nights free, or alternatively book three nights and get one night extra free.
From Dhs1,344 per room per night. Until December 23., (+960 6560 591).

The Vean
Stay for three nights at this restored Georgian country house in Cornwall, UK, and get one night free.
From Dhs500 per person per night. Until June 15. (+44 01872 501918).

W Doha Hotel & Residences Current and new
Twitter followers can book via Twitter, using ‘#bookwdoha’. Stay Sun-Wed for a ten percent discount on the best available rate, or Thu-Sat for a 20 percent discount.
Prices vary. Ongoing. @wdoha, (+974 4453 5000).

Yoga Retreats
A detox retreat focussed on yoga and ayurveda in Goa.
Dhs6,185 per person (two sharing). Dhs7,600 per person (single occupancy). July 24-29. (050 181 9527).

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HiU messenger is available for download for Etisalat customers

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