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UAE summer hotel deals

Not going away this summer? Take a break with some of the best hotel deals in the UAE

  • Staff Report
  • Published: 17:00 July 5, 2013
  • Tabloid on Saturday

  • Image Credit: Tilal Liwa Hotel
  • At the Tilal Liwa Hotel, guests can relive the culture, heritage and tradition of UAE at 9th Liwa Date Festival from July 18 to 25. The festival features competitions for best date growers, cooking showdowns, photography sessions, handicraft display and contest and much more
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DUBAI

Melia Dubai

GCC residents get 50 per cent off when booking suites. Prices start from Dh750 and guests have access to The Level, such as private check-in and check-out and complimentary breakfasts. The hotel is home to celebrity restaurants Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor and the YHI Spa. Valid only for GCC residents until September 30. Call 04-3868111 or write to melia.dubai@melia.com

Habtoor Grand Beach Resort and Spa

Dh300 featuring a night’s stay in a double room, international breakfast for two, buffet lunch or dinner at Al Dhiyafa, the hotel’s all-day restaurant, and late check-out until 4pm. In addition to this, guests can enjoy the hotel’s various facilities. Until August 31. Call 04-3995000 or write res.grandjumeirah@habtoorhotels.com

Grand Millennium Dubai

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Ramadan Stay package starting at Dh700 for single occupancy and Dh870 for double occupancy, including iftar. The Eid Stay offers a one-bedroom apartment, Eid lunch for two adults and Dh85 for kids between 8-12 years. Complimentary meals for children under 8 (two children per family). Call 04-4299999.

Towers Rotana

Summer package (minimum two nights) includes stay in a deluxe room, free use of the pool, buffet breakfast, Friday brunch or buffet dinner, and late check-out until 6pm starting at Dh750. The Classic Suites package starting at Dh660 features complimentary internet access and 25 per cent discount on food, beverages, laundry and telephone. Call 04-3438000 or log on to rotana.com/towersrotana

One&Only Royal Mirage

Special Ramadan offers start from Dh1,225 per room per night in a deluxe single or deluxe double room, until August 6. At One&Only The Palm, rooms are available starting from Dh1,875 per room per night for a premier single or double room until August 6. Log on to oneandonlyresorts.com

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray

Stay in a deluxe or grand deluxe room and receive complimentary Turkish hammam experience for two, breakfast, choice of lunch or dinner across the hotel’s five restaurants, access to spa facilities as well as late check-out. Prices start from Dh 1,499 per room per night. Package exclusively for UAE residents. The hotel’s Lagoon Royal Residences are also available starting from Dh6,500 per night, for a maximum of eight people, including private butler services, breakfast and unlimited access to the Spa. Club Lounge Upgrade offer is also available, granting access to the Club Lounge, breakfast, afternoon tea and a la carte lunch and dinner menu, for just Dh380 extra per night.

Park Regis Kris Kin

Summer ratesstart at Dh450 for a superior single and Dh500 for a superior double, or stay in a superior junior suite starting from Dh680, including buffet breakfast. Rates are not valid during the Eid holidays. For more information log on to parkregiskriskin.com

Taj Palace Hotel Dubai

The Peace of Mind package includes stay in an executive room and late checkout until 4pm, plus a free 45-minute relaxation massage at the Taj Spa. Alternatively, the Stay & Dine package combines executive room stay with lunch or dinner up to the value of Dh250 in any of the hotel’s restaurants, including promotions and international set menus. For more information, log on to tajhotels.com

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC

Golden Summer Package offers guests accommodation for two children per room. Including free Wi-Fi usage, 20 per cent saving on all body treatments at the spa, beach access for two adults at a Beach Club on Palm Jumeirah, two cinema tickets for Dubai Mall or Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, and entry for two children to leading Dubai attractions, such as Aquaventure & the Lost Chamber at The Atlantis Palm Jumeirah and Wild Wadi waterpark. Children under 12 can have complimentary meals at all hotel restaurants, including iftar and sohour. The Platinum Summer Package offers stay in a suite or Executive Residence and all of the features of the Golden Summer Package along with two tickets to Kidzania and a complimentary upgrade to an 80-minute massage when a 50-minute Swedish massage is purchased. Reservations for a minimum of two nights essential. Call 04-3722555 or write to difcroomreservations@ritzcarlton.com

Hatta Fort Hotel

Stay midweek (Saturday-Thursday) during Ramadan starting from Dh350 per person, per night inclusive of suhoor or breakfast and iftar or dinner. Alternatively stay on Friday for Dh450 per person, per night inclusive of suhoor and iftar. Offer valid from July 8 to August 7.

Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa

Book yourself into a Garden View Room starting from Dh510 per person, per night on sharing basis including breakfast until August 31. Call 04-8145800 or write to reservations@jaresorts.com. Or stay at the Jebel Ali Ocean View Hotel on ‘The Walk’ in Dubai Marina in a Sea View room, with stunning views overlooking the Arabian Gulf. Starting from Dh670 per room per night including breakfast until August 31, including Ramadan. Call 04-8145500 or write to reservations@jaresorts.com

Hilton

The Great Getaway promotion by Hilton offers up to 25 per cent discount on Middle East and Africa hotel stays, simply by booking five days in advance. The offer is valid at all Hilton properties including the Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa, until September 30. For more information log on to HiltonWeekends.com

ABU DHABI

Tilal Liwa Hotel

Guests can relive the culture, heritage and tradition of UAE when attending the 9th Liwa Date Festival from July 18 to 25. Rates starting from Dh850. The festival features competitions for best date growers, cooking showdowns, photography sessions, handicraft display and contest, along with special transportation to and from the festival is also available. The main attraction of the festival, the Ratab Beauty competition, will include seven varieties of dates. For more information on bookings, call 02-8946111 or email reservations.tilal@danathotels.com

Morouj Hotels and Resorts

Summer rates start at Dh250 per room per night for a single or double room including a breakfast buffet. Until August 31. Log on to mouroujhospitality.com to know more about offers at Mourouj Hotel Apartments Abu Dhabi, Executive Suites by Mourouj in Abu Dhabi, Khalidia Hotel Apartments Dubai, Concorde Hotel by Mourouj in Fujairah.

Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

Triple it Up with a summer package from Dh333, which features stay in a double deluxe room with a breakfast buffet, buffet lunch or dinner. During Ramadan, an iftar buffet and an in-room sohour is available to guests. Until September 30. Log on to lemeridienabudhabi.com

Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi

Up to 50 per cent off on their rates this summer. Buffet breakfast and complimentary Wi-Fi access come with the package, valid until August 31 (except August 7-13). Call 02-5098630 or write to reservation.slad@shangri-la.com for more information.

Desert Islands

The Night Wildlife Adventure package from Desert Islands resort and Spa by Anantara gives guests a chance to explore the nocturnal life of Sir Bani Yas Island, along with a barbecue dinner in the moonlight. The adventure is three and a half hours long, and prices start from Dh475 for adults and Dh225 for kids (child must be at least one year old). Minimum 12 hours advance booking is necessary. The experience is also available to the visitors of the island, as well as to the guests of the resort. For more information on room packages, call 02-8015400 or write to dirs@anantara.com.

Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel

Choose from three packages starting from Dh450 stay in a single room, Dh500 for a double room and Dh1,200 in an executive suite. All prices are inclusive of breakfast at Al Bathna restaurant, two in-house cinema tickets, 50 per cent discount on massages and 25 per cent discount on all recreational activities and facilities. Call 02-4415900 or log on to afoc.mil.ae

NORTHERN EMIRATES

Banyan Tree Al Wadi

Guests can cool off in the pool villas at this desert resort for two nights before enjoying a complimentary third night at Banyan Tree Ras Al Khaimah beach. This offer includes daily breakfast for two adults and one child and a 60-minute Rainforest experience at the Banyan Tree Spa Al Wadi (get a 30 per cent discount on the second massage). Offer is valid until September 30, prices start from Dh4,189 for three nights. For reservations call 07-2067777 or write to reservations-alwadi@banyantree.com

Al Hamra Golf Club, Tower Links Golf Club and Bin Majid Hotels

A special offer of a weekend of golf, consisting of a night’s stay in a single room at Acacia or Mangrove hotel, 2 x 18 hole rounds of golf (one round at Al Hamra Golf Club and one round at Tower Links Golf Club), for Dh550 per person. Alternatively for Dh425 per person, stay in a double room for a night at either Acacia or Mangrove Hotel, and enjoy 2 x 18 hole rounds of golf (one round at Al Hamra Golf Club and one round at Tower Links Golf Club, one round per person). Stay available for July 26 and 27, August 23 and 24, and September 23 and 24. An additional night’s stay would cost Dh250 including breakfast, and an additional game of golf would cost Dh150 per 18-hole game.

For Dh399 per night stay in a double room at any of the four Bin Majid properties — Beach Hotel, Beach Resort, Mangrove and Acacia — including complimentary breakfast for two and complimentary tickets to Iceland Waterpark in Ras Al Khaimah. Offer valid until end of September. Call 800-5700 or write to reservations@binmajid.com

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