With the long Eid-break coming up, it’s the perfect opportunity to whisk your loved ones away for a short getaway. Here is a list of our handpicked suggestions for a fun staycation
Zabeel House, The Greens
Indulge in a long-weekend holiday close to home with the property’s UAE City Staycation that includes a stay in urban loft style-rooms with breakfast, 20 per cent off dining at Social Company or LAH LAH, 30 per cent off spa treatments, complimentary use of the fitness centre at Native Club and access to Wild Wadi Waterpark at an exclusive rate of AED75 per person. For those who want an added beach holiday, opt for the Beach and Stay experience with breakfast, visits to temperature-controlled pools, fitness at Native Club and access to Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on The Palm’s pool and beach.
AED350 onwards per night (UAE City Staycation) and AED490 onwards per night (Beach and Stay). Call +9714 519 1111 or visit the website.
The H Dubai
The five-star H Dubai welcomes guests to celebrate the long Eid break with a rejuvenating city escape. Book a minimum of four nights and enjoy a 30 per cent discount on best available room rates, along with access to the property’s dining outlets, wellness facilities including the tranquil Mandara Spa and the stunning swimming pool.
May 12 to 16. AED299 onwards. Call +9714 501 8888 or visit the website.
In the mood for a memorable Eid weekend in the heart of the city? Overlooking the iconic Burj Khalifa, Taj Dubai is located a short stroll away from Downtown Dubai. Aptly titled the ‘Urban Getaway’, the package is inclusive of breakfast and a three-course daily dinner. Enjoy a culinary journey from the signature Indian restaurant, Bombay Brasserie to the British gastropub, The Eloquent Elephant and rooftop bar and lounge Treehouse. Guest can also avail 20 per cent off at the property’s Jiva Spa.
May 12 to 15. AED825 onwards. Call +9714 438 3100 or email email@example.com
Whisk your family away on a charming city break this Eid, complete with spacious rooms or suites and private balconies overlooking the stunning Dubai skyline. Kids below nine dine for free, while parents enjoy a special half-board offer including breakfast and a three-course dinner at the hotel’s award winning restaurants, or in the comfort of their room. It gets better. Avail complimentary tickets for two adults and two kids to Green Planet or Laguna Water Park. To complete the stay, Raffles Spa invites parents to relax with a 20 per cent discount on all treatments.
Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown
Experience an art-fueled staycation at this property, in partnership with the Theatre of Digital Art (ToDA). Check into a chic room with views of either the Dubai Creek or the Dubai Skyline, breakfast for two at Open Sesame and two complimentary tickets to ToDA. This unmissable staycation also offers a 25 per cent discount at all dining venues located at the hotel including; while one child per family, up to 12 years, can enjoy one complimentary meal, with a paying adult.
May 10 to 31. AED450 onwards per night. Call +9714 210 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Caesars Palace Dubai
Book a luxurious and fun family-friendly holiday at Caesars Palace Dubai and stay in a Family Suite overlooking the stunning Arabian Gulf. Included in the package is a hearty breakfast for the entire family at the award-winning Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen, daily activities for kids and teens, access to the Empire Club for children under 12 and daily passes to Laguna Waterpark and The Green Planet. While the kids are being entertained, parents can treat themselves to complimentary sips at Havana Social Club.
Ongoing. AED5,800 onwards (Family Suite). Call +9714 556 6466 or email email@example.com.
Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC
The boutique-style urban hotel has curated an exclusive offer titled ‘The Resident’s Key’. How does it work? It’s an all-access pass, allowing guests to unlock the secrets of the hotel and discover the very best in dining and relaxation. The offer is open to any Emirates ID holder and over the Eid weekend, includes special savings up to 20 per cent on your room, with a glass of sparkling grape at any restaurant and access to the hotel’s sister property at Jumeirah Beach. Since the benefits are updated regularly, guests are encouraged to chat with the Four Seasons team to find out what their specific keys unlock.
Ongoing, with Eid benefits until May 15. AED2,600 onwards. WhatsApp or call +9714 270 7777.
Studio One Hotel
Plan an exciting getaway this Eid to the chic and vibrant Studio One hotel. The offer includes a one-night stay for two with an early check-in at 10am and a late check-out at 6pm. And it gets better! Guests also receive AED150 back in F&B vouchers to use at Larte or The Void. Indulge in dishes off theà la carte menu at Larte, an Italian Bistro; The Void, a hangout serving barbeque-fusion food; or opt to use the voucher towards the citrus-bubbly breakfast on Friday or Saturday with unlimited punchy sips.
AED450 per couple (inclusive of AED150 F&B voucher), AED23 per person (breakfast add-on amount) and AED149 per person (citrus-bubbly breakfast from 11am-1pm). Visit the website.
Renaissance Downtown Hotel
Book a stay over the long Eid weekend and enjoy a scrumptious buffet breakfast, the choice of a lunch or dinner set menu, a 20 per cent discount off an array of dining experiences throughout the hotel and late check-out until 4pm.
Book between now to May 15 for a stay between May 12 to 16. AED1,160 onwards per night (for two adults and two kids below 11). Call +9714 512 5555.
Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite Hotel
Plan a short family-escape that includes four complimentary tickets to Laguna Waterpark Dubai, where you can soak up the summer sun and try out the waterpark’s thrilling rides. The offer also includes breakfast at Timo Restaurant, 20 per cent off food and beverages and a late check out till 6pm.
AED675 onwards per night. Call +9714 596 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rove At The Park
Plan your Eid staycation with the family at this property and enjoy unlimited access to the theme park destination, Dubai Parks and Resorts. Whether the kids are looking for adrenaline-pumping roller coaster rides, or hoping to make a splash at Legoland Waterpark, they’re in for a fun trip.
Book online for a stay between May 12 to 22. AED499 onwards per night. Call +9714 512 5555.
Dukes the Palm, A Royal Hideaway Hotel
Prepare for a memorable Eid with a luxurious staycation at Dukes the Palm, A Royal Hideaway Hotel. The venue is offering a special 15 per cent off all bookings made through the website. Soak up the sun at the private beach overlooking the stunning Dubai Marina Skyline or cool off with a dip in the infinity pool and an aquamarine Lazy River, while kids can catch some fun at the Dukesy Kids Club. Tuck into British cuisine at The Great British Restaurant or authentic Indian cuisine at Khyber.
Book online from now to May 7 for a stay from May 11-17. Use promo code EID2021 for 15 per cent off.
Park Regis Kris Kin Dubai
Celebrate the special occasion with a city staycation at this vibrant hotel that connects historic and modern Dubai. The property is offering a family-friendly package where guests will receive 35 per cent off the best available rate; complimentary breakfast for two and a discount voucher for 30 per cent off tickets to Dubai Parks and Resorts. The hotel has several dining options to savour flavourful cuisine. Opt to dine at the hotel’s signature restaurant on the 19th floor, Kris with a View; or head over to Masala Bazaar for Indian cuisine.
AED186 onwards per night. Call +9714 377 1163 or book online.
Taj Jumeirah Lakes Towers
Sited in JLT, the property is offering guests a 36-hour Eid staycation experience. With unparalleled views of the Emirates Golf Club, Dubai Marina and the Arabian Gulf. The hotel also offers an early check-in by 6am and a late check-out by 6pm the following day. Avail 20 per cent off on food and get access to JLT’s highest rooftop pool and Mediterranean restaurant, Paros; the signature Indian restaurant Shamiana and sports café, TJ’s. Breakfast can be included for an additional amount.
Offer valid from May 13-15. AED400 onwards per night (room only) and AED50 per night (breakfast add-on). Call +9714 574 1111 or email email@example.com.
Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina
With the Eid long-weekend approaching, this hotel invites guests to a staycation in the heart of Dubai Marina. Book for a minimum of two nights and receive breakfast and dinner for two persons in Lo+Cale. Guests can also avail of an early check-in from 11am, a late check-out until 3pm and a complimentary upgrade.
Ongoing. AED999 per night. Call +9714 378 0000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org