Eid Al-Fitr escapes across the Northern Emirates

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


DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah

DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island

Book the ultimate staycation at this family-friendly resort which boasts 723 contemporary guestrooms and suites, 13 dining experiences, seven temperature-controlled swimming pools, a Jouri Rose Spa and an outdoor playground complete with a Pirate Boat Aqua Zone. Overlooking a private beach, guests can take in the picturesque panoramic sea views as they lay back and soak up the sun. When hunger strikes, make your way to Brasserie for classic European plates, to Meze for Turkish and Lebanese dishes, to Vespa for hearty Italian delicacies and to Sanchaya for mouthwatering modern Asian cuisine and gorgeous vistas of the Arabian Gulf.

AED800 onwards. Call +9717 203 0000 or email reservations_dtmarjan@hilton.com. Visit Instagram.


Ajman Saray, A Luxury Collection Resort

Ajman Saray, a Luxury Collection Resort

Plan an Eid escape to this beach-side luxury collection resort, where the longer your stay, the better it gets. How does that work? Stay three nights and enjoy 20 per cent savings per room; stay four-six nights and enjoy 25 per cent; and stay a minimum of seven nights and enjoy 30 per cent savings. Expect a stunning beach overlooking the Arabian Gulf; Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine; and rooms with unrivalled views. Visit the property’s newly revamped Bab Al Bahr Bar and Grill for scrumptious fare, punchy sips and live entertainment; the Mejhana Restaurant for flavour-packed food; or the Vista All Day Dining Restaurant for international specialties.

Ongoing to June 30. AED680 onwards per night (three-night stay), AED905 onwards per night (seven-night stay). Call +971 6714 2222 or email FB.AjmanSaray@luxurycollection.com.