Eid al-Adha 2022 escapes across the GCC

With the long weekend coming up, it’s the perfect opportunity to whisk your loved ones away for a last-minute staycation

TAMANI Marina Hotel

Enjoy the finer side of life this Eid al-Adha with a sensational staycation at TAMANI Marina Hotel. Gather the whole family this July and spend quality time with dear ones. TAMANI Marina Hotel is ideally located for those wishing to discover the city. You can explore crowd-favourite tourist spots such as Marina Walk, Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta Mall, Jumeirah Beach Residences while experiencing unrivalled hospitality and excellent amenities back at the hotel.

AED999 for a two-bedroom stay for 2 adults and 2 kids or AED1,999 for a three-bedroom stay for 4 adults and 2 kids both including a set menu for lunch or dinner at Café Society. Call +9714 318 3888. Visit the website

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche

Unwind in luxury “The French Way” with a spectacular staycation package. Pairing elegant surrounds with unrivalled hospitality, this lavish hotel is a dreamy escape for the long break. For families looking to explore the city during the stay, Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche offers a complimentary shuttle service to Corniche Beach, Yas Mall and Louvre for a day of exploring.

Rates from AED625 per night for two adults. The stay also includes a beach package for all room residents inclusive of towels and water, 25% discount on all F&B during the stay and 25% discount on spa treatments. Call +9712 813 7777. Visit the website

DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island 

This island resort welcomes everyone to the award-winning property in the UAE’s northern-most emirate, for the incredible ‘Hello Summer’ family-friendly package. Known as the Middle East’s adventure capital, Ras Al Khaimah offers a range of outdoor activities for all ages, and each room booked at the resort, with the summer special package, will also receive two complimentary tickets to Jais Sledder, part of the emirate’s world-famous – statements like this sound a bit exaggerated. Use words such as renowned, etc. adventure centre on the UAE’s highest peak, Jebel Jais, along with a free shuttle bus to the attraction.

‘Hello Summer’- 25% off room rate until September 15 and Jais Vouchers valid until September 30. Call +9717 203 0000. Visit the website

The WBTM Abu Dhabi, Curio Collection by Hilton

The world’s first Warner Bros.-themed hotel, located adjacent to Warner Bros. WorldTM Abu Dhabi, will make this long weekend extra special for guests by serving an Arabic-inspired lunch buffet throughout at its vibrant family-friendly restaurant, Sidekicks. The experience will be made even more memorable with beloved WB™ characters including Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck stopping by for meet-and-greets. Guests booking a staycation here can enjoy complimentary access to one of the island’s theme parks including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld or Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi.

From July 9-12. Call +9712 815 0000. Visit the website

Mondrian Doha

Searching for an Eid staycation? Leading luxury hotel, Mondrian Doha provides guests with an oasis of indulgence this Eid al-Adha. Take your getaway to the next level with a range of unique experiences and immerse yourself in the Mondrian experience of your choice with a plush stay in the whimsical rooms and suites; a dining experience in one of the standout restaurants or by relaxing at the “secret garden” ESPA. A visit to the iconic destination guarantees an unforgettable escape.

From July 1. Book for three nights or more to receive a 20% discount on your stay. Call +974 4055 5555. Visit the website