This week’s travel and hotel to-do list

An ideal itinerary – as selected by our editors every week

Our picks of the week

1 A wellness escape in Nepal at Yoga Retreats
See further afield.

2 Nobu fans, take note of this deal at Atlantis The Palm
Within the UAE.

3 Fun for all the family at The Peninsula Paris
Within the UAE.

4 See the ‘birth’ of the Renaissance in Florence
See further afield.

5 Absorb the art and culture of Florence at Hotel Savoy
See further afield.

Within the UAE

Atlantis The Palm
To mark the World of Nobu food event taking place this week at the hotel, this package offers a one-night stay in a deluxe room, entrance to the Thursday night Nobu reception for two and breakfast for two.
From Dhs2,845. Valid October 16 to 17. (04 426 2626).

One&Only Royal Mirage
This staycation deal offers guests a 20 percent discount on the best available rate, when staying five nights or more during October.
Prices vary. Until October 25.

Further afield

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. Until October 31.

Hotel Savoy, Florence
The hotel is on Piazza della Repubblica, a short walk from the Uffizi Gallery. Stay for three nights or more and get a 20 percent discount on the best available room rate. Stays are in double rooms, on a bed and breakfast basis.
From Dhs1,911. Until November 1. (+39 055 273 5831).

Hotel Eden Roc, Ascona, Switzerland
This promotion includes a three-night stay with buffet breakfast, complimentary access to the Eden Roc Spa, a 20-minute helicopter flight and a daily voucher worth CHF100 for use in the hotel’s restaurants and lounges.
From Dhs5,480 per person (in a double room). Until January 4 and March 6 to 26, 2015. (+41 91 785 7171).

Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard
Enjoy a free night when you book a minimum of four nights.
From Dhs1,514. Until December 21., (+27 11 325 4405).

Raffles Istanbul Hotel
The brand-new hotel, located in Zorlu Center, offers a 20 percent discount on rooms and suites.
Prices vary. Until October 31. (+90 212 924 0200).

Selous Serena Camp
This romantic holiday package in Tanzania includes meet and greet in Dar es Salaam, return flight from Dar es Salaam to Stieglers Gorge, three nights at Selous Serena Camp, plus activities such as game drives, a cruise and guided bush walk.
From Dhs6,556 per person. Until December 31. (+255 27 254 5555).

The Chateau, Kuala Lumpur
The stress-relief package at this organic resort includes three nights’ stay, three organic daily meals, a health and stress management consultation, plus a number of spa treatments such as the lavender sugar body scrub.
From Dhs6,030 per person (based on twin sharing). Until October 31.

The Peninsula Paris
A family-focused package that includes a chocolate-making workshop, boxing classes and manicures for teenagers.
From Dhs5,065 per night. Valid until October 19.

Tschuggen Grand Hotel
This weekend away for ladies focuses on outdoor activities with a personal trainer. You can also book catwalk training with the official coach of the Miss Switzerland competition.
From Dhs2,483 per person. Valid November 28 to December 4. (+41 81 378 9999).

Yoga Retreats

Yoga, mountain trekking, and sightseeing in the Himalayas of Nepal.
Dhs4,450 per person (excluding flights). Valid from November 28 to December 3.

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