This week’s travel deals

Travel deals in Dubai and beyond for October 21-27 from our experts

Within the GCC

Al Bustan Palace
The Flavours of Oman package features a guided tour of the Nizwa Souk, Nizwa Fort and the Jebel Akhdar mountains. The deal includes an overnight stay in a deluxe sea room, a full-day excursion and a 25-minute signature scrub at the Six Senses Spa.
From Dhs3,916 per room (double occupancy). Until December 26. (+968 24 799 666).

Alila Jabal Akhdar
This resort within Oman’s Hajar mountain range launches the Couple Celebration deal. Stay in a Jabal Terrace suite, with breakfast served in-suite (or on your private balcony), private in-suite spa treatments and dinner at Juniper restaurant. Minimum of two nights’
stay. Valid weekdays only.
From Dhs3,720 per room per night (double occupancy). Until December 18.

Hatta Fort Hotel
Stay mid-week in the Hajar mountain range for a reduced rate. The deal includes a Deluxe Chalet-Style Room with breakfast for two adults and up to two children.
Dhs459 per room per night. Until December 31. (04 814 5500).

Jannah Burj Al Sarab
Get a three-night stay for the price of two nights until October 31. Also, book your stay seven days in advance for a 20 percent discount, available until December 31.
Prices vary. Until December 31., visit (800 526 624).

Kempinski Hotel Ajman
The spa retreat package offers an overnight stay for two, plus a 90-minute massage with body exfoliation and hydrating foot pack. Buffet breakfast for two and free Wi-Fi is also included and guests can take advantage of a 72-hour cancellation policy.
From Dhs1,100 per couple. Until December 31. (06 714 5555).

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara
This romance package in the Liwa Desert includes accommodation in a suite or villa, chocolate plus one bottle of sparkling grape or date juice on arrival, daily buffet breakfast for two, a 90-minute couple’s massage and late check-out up to 4pm.
From Dhs2,600 per night. Until December 31, 2016.

Rixos Bab Al Bahr
The family fun package at this resort in Ras Al Khaimah is all-inclusive and features a jet ski experience, early check-in, late check-out and 50 percent off extra beds. The deal includes a two-night stay in a family room (double bedroom, adjacent twin bedroom and two bathrooms).
From Dhs2,200 per night. Until October 31., (07 244 4400).

Taj Dubai
The spa discovery package offers guests staying for a minimum of two nights a daily buffet breakfast, plus a 60-minute massage and a choice of 30-minute facial at Jiva Spa.
From Dhs899. Until March 31, 2016.

W Doha Hotel & Residences
This package for weekend stays in Doha is valid Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The deal includes complimentary breakfast, the option of early check-in and late check-out until 6pm.
From Dhs906. Ongoing.

Yas Viceroy
For the Abu Dhabi Formula 1, the hotel is flying in Italian chef Antonio Mellino from two-Michelin starred restaurant Quattro Passi in London to provide a special menu during race weekend. Book in advance.
Dhs450 per person minimum spend. Valid November 26-29. (02 656 0600).

The beachside dining spot is celebrating international coffee day at its brand-new branch

Feeling the pinch? Fear not. We've got 16 weekend feasts for under Dhs300 for you

Black Coffee and Themba will hit the decks on Friday September 28

You’ll get a complimentary vegetarian dim sum basket on October 1

It's free to take part and no experience is needed

There will be fireworks at La Mer, plus discounts across the city


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