The Best Staycation Hotels in Dubai
Do Not Disturb
Dubai, March 25, 2020
Beat the boredom of lockdown by checking into one of the Dubai’s stunning hotels or lazing on a sandy private beach with these fabulous offers from around the city…
ANANTARA HOTELS & RESORTS
Local residents looking for a luxurious escape closer to home can now take advantage of a fantastic new deal with Anantara properties in the UAE. Book your choice of accommodation and receive 25% off your room, suite or villa in one of the lavish hotels or resorts. Guests will even be rewarded with a complimentary upgrade to the next room category, when it’s available.
Discover a desert paradise island at Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara. Laze by the pool with dazzling city views at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, whilst down the road at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel Abu Dhabi, get the best of the city while staying in soothing mangrove surroundings. Take a moonlight walk across the majestic dunes of Rub’ Al Khali from Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara. The sister resorts of Anantara Al Yamm Villa Resort and Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort on Sir Bani Yas Island promise untold adventure, either on the beach or within the stunning wildlife reserve. Residents can also enjoy complimentary breakfast for two each morning and save all day long with 25% off gourmet food and drinks. For ultimate relaxation, book in for a hammam treatment at Anantara Spa or a comforting massage at 25% off. Selected resort activities are also available with 25% savings for guests to explore more on your trip. When it’s time to leave, there’s no need to rush, as late check-out until 4pm will be included, subject to availability. Book by March 31 for stays until December 20, 2020.
GO: Visit www.anantara.com for reservations and more information.
KEMPINSKI HOTEL MALL OF THE EMIRATES
Ski Chalet Staycation Offer
Make your travel to the Alps at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates and enjoy
the wintery views from the luxurious ski chalets along with your family and friends,
inclusive of delightful breakfast and access to Ski Dubai. Enjoy a choice of the following experiences: shopping credits worth of AED1000 at the Mall of the Emirates; dining credits worth of AED 1000 valid in the hotel restaurants; private viewing at Vox@Kempinski inclusive of popcorn and soft drinks. Offer is inclusive of buffet breakfast, two Ski Dubai (Snow Park) tickets per stay, additional tickets are available at AED100 per ticket. Early check-in at 10am and late check-out at 4pm.
GO: Call (0)4 409 5999 for reservations and more information.
LA VILLE HOTEL & SUITES CITY WALK
Make the most of the city from within the heart of City Walk with the new staycation packages that the chic, boutique hotel is offering. Enjoy a one-night stay in a deluxe room or a one-bedroom apartment including a delicious breakfast for two at Chival along with two tickets to Roxy Cinema or Green Planet, both conveniently located in City Walk Dubai. From AED760 plus taxes.
Book a one-night stay in a deluxe room or a one-bedroom apartment – which includes breakfast for two at Chival and dinner at the urban steakhouse GRAZE Gastro Grill & Bar (up to AED400 spend) along with two tickets to Roxy Cinema or Green Planet, City Walk Dubai. From AED924 plus taxes.
There’s something for everyone, including the little ones, enjoy a one-night stay in a deluxe room or one-bedroom apartment. Inclusive of breakfast for two at Chival, two tickets to Mattel Play Town, an indoor educational play area located in City Walk Dubai, along with an additional food and beverage credit of AED200 to spend at Chival. From AED775 plus taxes. Advance booking required at least 1 week before and subject to availability.
GO: Call (0)4 403 3111 for reservations and more information.
The UAE Resident Experience
Designed exclusively for UAE residents, this package includes 15% off the best flexible rate online, complimentary buffet breakfast for two, an upgrade to the next room category and 25% off food and beverage (T&Cs apply) throughout your stay. Relax at the QE2 spa and enjoy 40% off treatments and discover more about the rich. History of the QE2 with a QE2 Heritage Tour at a supplement of AED20 per person. Starts at approx. AED383+++, includes breakfast, free upgrade to the next room, 25% off F&B, and 40% off QE2 Spa. Valid until December 30, 2020.
Brunch & Stay
Make the most of the weekend and combine an exciting culinary journey at the QE2 Brunch with a nautical adventure on board the legendary Queen Elizabeth 2, with a night stay inclusive of breakfast.
Start your experience on the Quarter Deck and embark on a voyage through a myriad of world cuisines. From classic British roasts, fresh seafood counters and live cooking stations, to artisan cheese platters, delicious salads and an unparalleled desert selection – the QE2 brunch is the feast of all feasts! Enjoy live music entertainment and free flowing beverages against the backdrop of Dubai’s skyline and then head up to the Yacht Club for the ultimate after-brunch-party – not forgetting generous beverage offers.
Explore a host of leisure experiences including the QE2 Spa, the indoor QE2 Pool & Gym or the Dubai Duty Free shopping arcade, and then spend the night in one of the comfortable Standard Rooms. AED599+++ for two people, includes a night stay, breakfast and the QE2 Brunch soft beverage package. Upgrade to the house beverage brunch package for AED368 per couple. Thursdays and Fridays, until December 29.
GO: Call (0)4 526 8888 for reservations and more information.
EMERALD PALACE KEMPINSKI
Experience a day of luxury and relaxation with Emerald Palace Kempinski Dubai’s new Day Passes. Escape the sprawling city when you retreat to Emerald Palace Kempinski Dubai’s expansive outdoor oasis where you’ll be surrounded by lush landscaping. Revel in the casually glamorous Dubai lifestyle situated at the iconic Palm Jumeirah. Spoil yourself with a bit of relaxation as you sip and savor under the sun, take a dip in the pool or retreat to an airy cabana surrounded by lush botanicals in this ultimate Dubai hideaway.
Prices: AED295, inclusive of AED200 dining credit, valid at Sablanc | AED395, inclusive of AED200 dining credit, valid at Sablanc, and 20-minute spa treatment at Cinq Mondes Spa | AED150 for children aged four to 16, inclusive of AED100 dining credit, valid at Sablanc. Free entry for children aged under four.
GO: Call (0)4 248 8888 for reservations and more information.
MANDARIN ORIENTAL JUMEIRA
Head to Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai for a relaxing luxurious stay. Located in one of Dubai’s most prestigious neighbourhoods, the resort’s elegant rooms and suites offer an abundance of space, combining contemporary décor with guest-centric technology and staggering views. Its restaurants and bars are equally enticing with six first-rate venues including two signature restaurants. Combined with a destination spa spread over 2,000 square metres, a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a kids’ club, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai is the most exciting new addition to the region’s luxury hotel scene. UAE residents get 20% off on Best available rates (Additional benefits if you are a fan of M.O). Rates start from AED 2,080 per night. Valid until December 26, 2020.
GO: Visit www.mandarinoriental.com/dubai/jumeira-beach/luxury-hotel/offers/uae-resident-rate for reservations and more information.
SOFITEL DUBAI THE PALM
If you are looking to spend some quality family time together in Dubai, this top deal is not be missed! UAE residents looking for a staycation closer to home can now take advantage of the new offer from Sofitel Dubai The Palm. The multi award-winning family hotel in Dubai is offering an exclusive family staycation deal starting from as low as AED450. Stunning interiors and iconic location, seamless service and hospitality, an array of delectable dining options that cater to all palates, and exceptional facilities for guests of all ages, Sofitel Dubai The Palm is a gateway to the dynamic city of Dubai. Soak up some sun taking in the inspiring views of the pearlescent private beach and unwind in the French Polynesian ambiance of Sofitel’s blissful paradise with these offers.
The Super Staycation offer, with rates starting at AED450 and valid until 31st May, features a harmonious blend of classic and eclectic vibrance. Families booking the package will receive complimentary room upgrade to the next category, complimentary breakfast, 25% discount on food and beverage at all restaurants, late check-out until 3pm and access to the beach and outdoor swimming pool.
One-night stay in a Classic room for two adults and one child, rate starts from AED450 plus taxes per room per night inclusive of breakfast. Free upgrade to the next room category upon availability. Same deal in Luxury Room rate starts from AED550; in a Junior Suite for two adults and two children, the rate starts from AED750; a One Bedroom apartment for two adults and two children, rate starts from AED550. Offers valid until May 31, 2020.
GO: Visit www.sofitel-dubai-thepalm.com/offers/uae-residents-staycation-offer/ for reservations and more information.
WALDORF ASTORIA DUBAI PALM JUMEIRAH
Located on the iconic Palm Jumeirah, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah is offering UAE residents the opportunity to enjoy a lavish staycation at the property for 30% off for the whole family on best available rate with breakfast included. The irresistible offer includes 30% off on food and beverage and spa treatments as well and up to two children under 16 years old stay for free!
The beautiful hotel provides an ideal escape close to home. Guests will have the option to choose from 319 luxurious sea-facing rooms and suites and spend the day lazing on the picturesque beach or by two sparkling temperature-controlled swimming pools. There is also a host of recreational facilities including an extensive fitness centre, dedicated kids club and a pampering spa.
Families wanting a more adventurous weekend can expect to find a range of water sports and a spacious tennis court for endless fun. Foodies have six dining venues to choose from including; Social by Heinz Beck, the authentic Vietnamese LAO, lavish themed buffet dining at Mezzerie, Californian-inspired Palm Avenue, acclaimed Peacock Alley, and stylish Serafina Bar. Offer valid until May 20, 2020.
GO: Call (0)4 818 2222 for reservations and more information.
AVANI HOTELS & RESORTS
UAE Residents looking for a staycation closer to home can now take advantage of the fantastic offers at Avani properties in Dubai. Book a stay and receive 25% off on any room or suite in one of the city hotels – Avani Deira or the newly opened Avani Ibn Battuta. Guests will even be rewarded with a complimentary upgrade to the next room category, subject to availability. The offer includes daily breakfast for two and 25% off on food and drinks. Late check-out until 4pm will be offered to guests, subject to availability. The offer is valid to UAE residents, and bookable until March 31 for reservations until December 20, 2020.
GO: Visit www.avanihotels.com for reservations and more information.
THE RITZ-CARLTON DUBAI, JBR
In the heart of JBR, lies The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, a delightfully surprising hideaway, steeped in rich character and charm. Nestled amongst three acres of secluded lush surroundings, the luxurious beachside oasis blends a relaxing intimate retreat with the opulence and vibrancy of Dubai; providing the perfect place to relax while escaping the hustle and bustle of the city. On site recreational activities throughout the resort include volleyball, tennis, yoga and mini-golf along with six swimming pools – including two shaded pools for the little ones, a water slide and La Baie, for adults only. The innovative Ritz Kids programme sparks curiosity in younger guests through a series of locally inspired environmental and bespoke cultural experiences filling their stay with a memory of incredible adventures and life-long knowledge.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai offers an idyllic retreat. Guests can take advantage of an exclusive UAE resident’s escape offer with many value added benefits for kids and adults alike. Valid until April 30, 2020, rates start from AED975 +++ per night with 10% off the best available rate; buffet breakfast for two adults and two children; kids aged up to 12 stay and dine for free; 50% savings in eight restaurants and bars; 50% savings on spa treatments and rituals; stay in a deluxe, ocean deluxe or family room.
GO: Call (0)4 399 4000 for reservations and more information.