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There are a whole bunch of places you could try at discounted prices with extra amenities if you are a UAE or even a GCC resident. 

All of these offers are sourced from respective hotel websites and are subject to their terms and conditions. Contact the hotel directly before making any bookings.

Jumeirah Hotels

As a resident, you can save from 10 to 25 per cent off your stay all year round at Jumeirah’s luxury hotels and resorts. Choose from Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, Jumeirah Living World Trade Centre Residence, Burj al Arab Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, or Madinat Jumeirah among others.

Your staycation deal includes daily complimentary buffet breakfast, complimentary dinner in over 60 participating restaurants along with free unlimited access to Wild Wadi Waterpark, Kids Club and pristine private beaches.


Atlantis the Palm, Dubai

Booking a stay here gets UAE Residents up to 15 per cent off on their best available rates while enjoying complimentary access to Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium for all hotel guests. You can also get other deals here using your ID card such as discounts on standalone Dolphin Bay tickets, discounted pamper days which include lunch, full body massages and scrubs along with complimentary access to the beach and pools. 

Contact 04 426 2000 Deal 

The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina

Exclusive to GCC residents, the hotel at Jumeirah Beach gives 15 per discount on stay rates, which can in turn be used as credit to spend on food, beverages and other services during your stay. You still end up spending the same amount, but you get more for your buck when you present your GCC resident visa.

Contact 04 399 4141 Deal

Fairmont Dubai

Save 20 per cent off the best available rate on your stay at Fairmont Dubai while enjoying complimentary benefits including buffet breakfast and other privileges. UAE residents can also claim 15 per cent discount in food and beverages outlets, 10 per cent discount on spa treatments and complimentary valet parking. You could even get an additional 10 per cent off your stay as a member of Fairmont President’s Club, when you book directly.


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Contact 04 332 5555 Deal

Address Hotels and Resorts

Residents can enjoy exclusive privileges when booking staycations which include a 20 per cent discount when dining at Emaar Hospitality Group restaurants (while children aged 12 or younger dine for free) and two complimentary tickets to Reel Cinemas or IMG Worlds of Adventure.


The Ritz Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi

Enjoy a desert resort luxury staycation with Ritz Carlton and pay for two nights to get three nights stay in Al Rimal Pool Villa along with daily breakfast. While not a budget choice for staycations, you can try this unique experience out for a discount if you present your Emirates ID. The offer is only valid until May 31, for stays from Saturday to Wednesday.

Contact 07 206 7777 Deal

Ajman Hotel


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Enjoy some quiet downtime in Ajman without going too far. Located only 30-minutes away from downtown Dubai and 20-minutes from Dubai International Airport, Ajman Hotel is a great place to try for UAE or GCC residents. 


Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel Dubai

Flash your ID to get up to 20 per cent off the best available rates at this five-star hotel. As a resident you will also get a $20 (Dh74) voucher to use at the restaurants, complimentary beach access and access to the kids club for your tots.