There are only a few days left until Eid al-Fitr, if you're staying in the country, perhaps a staycation is in order.
There is plenty to do over the weekend across the country, and we have narrowed down the options for you right here.
Abu Dhabi Staycations
Al Raha Beach Hotel
Family and friends looking for a great getaway but closer to the city should check out Al Raha Beach Hotel - the perfect venue to spend the Eid Al Adha holiday.
Date 30 August - 3 September 2017 Cost Dh613++ per night, which includes a sumptuous gourmet, breakfast for two adults and two children under 6 years of age Contact 02 508 0555 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bab Al Qasr Hotel
Guests and locals will be delighted by the hotel’s complimentary breakfast and lunch experiences as you are immersed in the rich Arabian culture.
Location Corniche Date Valid from 31 August to 07 September, 2017 Cost Rates starting at Dh700 Contact 02-205 3000 or email email@example.com
Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort
Aside from a relaxed long weekend with a luxurious seaview or the poolside, this resort offers quality time with your loved ones over a brunch on 1st and 2nd September for Dh120++ and barbecue dinner on 1st to 3rd September for Dh149++ inclusive of soft beverage, sizzling grilled meat cuts and seafood.
Date 30th August to 9th September only for UAE and GCC residents Hotel Cost Dh499++ inclusive of a buffet breakfast at Tides Contact 02 8012222 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dusit International's Bonus Night Encore promotion offers guests the third night for free when they book to stay at least three consecutive nights at participating Dusit Hotels and Resorts worldwide. Participating hotels and resorts are in Egypt, Kenya, Maldives, Philippines, Thailand and UAE.
Location participating Dusit Hotels and Resorts Date Validity until 31 October 2017 Cost Standard room rates apply based on room category
During Eid Al Adha stay, guests are provided with complimentary late check-out until 4:00 pm and daily breakfast buffet at The Olive Branch Restaurant. There’s also 25 per cent off on food and beverages available at the hotel’s culinary variety as well as 25 per cent off on wellness treatments and facilities at Fairooz Spa.
Contact 02 659 6666 or email email@example.com
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Jumeirah Beach Residence
The hotel offers discounted room rates from the first to the last day of Eid. The deals for the one- and two-bedroom suites are valid for a minimum stay of three nights, and are inclusive of daily buffet breakfast for two, brunch for two on the first day of Eid, lunch on the 2nd and 3rd day, and free dining for up to two children under 12 years old. The offer includes complimentary one-hour massage for two.
Cost Dh710/ for a one-bedroom suite, Dh1,410/ for a two-bedroom suite Contact 04 399 9979 or email firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
Guests booking a three-night stay or more in a Grand Deluxe Room or above will receive free daily access for four people (two adults, two children) to Ski Dubai and Magic Planet and breakfast for four people daily. The Grand Deluxe Room comprises a separate bedroom and living room, and can accommodate two adults and up to two children.
Contact 04 341 0000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
La Ville Hotel & Suites
To celebrate Eid Al Adha, the hotel has announced a special offer – book a Junior or Executive Suite and get a 50 per cent discount on the connecting Deluxe Room. The Eid package is ideal for anyone looking to enjoy a break in a lively urban setting.
Location City Walk Date Bookings until 30 August and for stays 31 August – 8 September Contact 04 403 3111 or email email@example.com
Ramada Downtown Dubai
Their special Eid Al Adha promotions will let you celebrate the occasion at one of the most dynamic locations in the city. Discounted rates are for a minimum stay of four nights from 30th August until 30th September.
Date 30th August until 30th September Cost Dh1,395/ for a one-bedroom suite with a city view; Dh1,725/ for a one-bedroom suite with Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain view starting; and Dh3,265/ for two-bedroom suites with Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain View with balcony Contact 04 330 7330 or email firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
Rixos Premium Dubai
As Eid Al Adha approaches this hotel offers an Eid Staycation Package along with a complimentary Eid brunch in the stunning all-day dining Turquoise Restaurant. Guests can indulge in some family time by the hotel’s luxuriant pool or splash about in its pristine, private beach.
Location Jumeirah Beach Residence Cost Dh2,499, Rixos Premium Dubai breakfast for an additional Dh160 per person Contact 04 520 0333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebrate Eid al Adha at the funky and urban Rove Hotels during the long holiday. Guests can save 15 per cent off the best available rate when booking three or more nights at Rove City Centre and Rove Healthcare City.
Locations Rove Downtown, Rove Healthcare City, Rove Trade Centre, and Rove City Centre Date Valid until 4th of September 2017 Cost Starting from Dh370 per night with breakfast for two Contact 04 561 9000
At the Sheraton, ladies will receive 30 per cent off the price of a massage, while members of the Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty scheme can get the same discount off any treatment they choose while Spouses can celebrate in the couples’ treatment room, a tranquil candlelit space with its own Jacuzzi.
Location Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Date 20th August until 10th September Cost Dh1,200 for couples Contact 04 503 4100
Spend the weekend at Vida Downtown with stunning attractions, including Dubai Opera, Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall, just minutes away. Indulge in the hotel’s new dinner menu, longer breakfast hours and popular pool-side brunches.
Location Downtown Dubai Cost Stay 2 nights and save 10 per cent, 3 nights and save 15 per cent, 4 nights and save 20 per cent, U By Emaar members will get an additional 10 per cent off on Best Available Rate and earn Upoints Contact 04 423 88 99 or email email@example.com