12 travel and hotel deals this week

Within the UAE

Amwaj Rotana
This special deal offers guests Dhs220 credit per day that they stay at the resort, which can then be used on their next stay.
From Dhs1,350 per room per night (based on two sharing). Until September 30. www.rotana.com (04 428 2000).

Asiana Hotel
Get a discounted summer rate at Dubai’s only fully Asia-themed hotel, including breakfast and accommodation for two.
Dhs450 per room, per night. Until August 30 (excluding June 1-3). www.asianahoteldubai.com, reservations@asianahoteldubai.com (04 238 7777).

Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights
The Arabian Summer package at this new property offers a 33 percent discount for a minimum three nights’ stay.
Prices vary. Until May 30. (04 209 6922).

Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi
The ‘special occasions’ package includes a daily buffet breakfast, bottle of bubbly and bouquet of flowers in the room upon arrival.
Dhs950 per night. Ongoing. www.shangri-la.com/abudhabi/shangrila (02 509 8617).

The Oberoi Dubai
Book the ‘Weekend. By The Oberoi’ package from Thursday to Saturday and receive a complimentary upgrade to a Deluxe Suite. Stays also include a 24-hour butler service, daily breakfast for two at Nine7One, 20 percent discount at the Oberoi Spa and 20 percent discount at a choice of three restaurants.
Quote ‘Weekend Offer’ when booking. From Dhs1,250. Until September 15. TODB@oberoihotels.com (04 444 1444).

Further afield

Conrad Hotels & Resorts
The global ‘Shop the City by Conrad’ retail and travel experience runs at Conrad properties across the globe, and finishes at Conrad New York in December. The package includes a two-night stay in a suite, a private chauffeur-driven car and a personal shopping assistant who will guide the shoppers through high-end retailers in the city.
Prices vary. Until December 2015. www.conradhotels.com/shopthecity.

Frontiers International Travel
Take on a new programme of adventure travel to Tasmania. Choose one of the multi-day itineraries, from four to nine days, staying in camps and eco-friendly luxury lodges. Explore the Wilderness World Heritage Area and indulge in a spot of fly fishing.
Prices vary (based on duration of stay). Ongoing. www.frontierstravel.com (800 245 1950).

Lanka Challenge
This ten-day tuk tuk challenge across Sri Lanka raises money for local charities. The rate for participation for a team of two includes the hire and use of one tuk tuk, accommodation for ten nights half board, access to ‘Challenge Logistics’ (mechanics, ambulance, support team), a welcome pack (sim card, map, T-shirt, bag, phrasebook), and a ten percent contribution to Meaningful Travel projects.
Dhs9,550 per person (team of two). Dhs9,180 per person (team of three). Valid September 4-14. www.lankachallenge.com.

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore
The ‘swim in style’ package offers two nights’ stay in a Ocean Grand room, plus swimwear by eco-friendly brand Finch Designs, yoga classes, a Thai massage at the hotel’s poolside cabanas and a spa meal.
From Dhs3,831. Until August 31. www.mandarinoriental.com, mosin-reservations@mohg.com (+65 6885 3030).

Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort
Chef Marcel Ravin has earned a Michelin star for the hotel’s Blue Bay restaurant, which celebrates its tenth anniversary this year.
Dhs940 per night. Ongoing. (+377 9806 0360).

Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa
This exclusive summer deal for GCC residents includes accommodation and breakfast for two adults and up to two kids under 12. If you quote ‘TODXB’ when making your reservation, you’ll also get a free room upgrade.
From Dhs763 per room per night. Until September 30. www.shangri-la.com/muscat (+968 2477 6666).

Six Senses Zighy Bay
This luxury property in Musandam, Oman, teams up with Seawings to provide guests with a 50-minute scenic flight over Dubai from Fujairah Al Dana.
Tours from Dhs2,817 per adult. Ongoing. reservations-zighy@sixsenses.com.

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