Sponsored: With its stunning shorelines, serene private villas and glorious sunset dining, The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach is a perfect setting for your next romantic staycation
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach invites you and your beloved to discover a slice of paradise right here in the UAE, with their fabulous Island Romance package. Located just an hour away from Dubai, the luxurious Arabian beachside resort offers a private island-inspired experience, without the need for airfares or PCR tests.
Picture an idyllic oasis, where you and your loved one are surrounded by soft glistening sand, shimmering blue waters and nature for miles around. Bliss ensues at this luxurious Arabian hideaway that blends natural beauty, traditional comfort and modern opulence, to offer a collection of experiences including outdoor adventures, bespoke dining and sea-inspired spa treatments.
The resort is home to 32 plush villas, each boasting its own swimming pool, spacious deck and direct beach access. Ranging from beach views to ocean views, each 1948sqft to 2078sqft villa features interiors inspired by traditional Bedouin architecture, indulgent amenities and an intimate ambience set amidst lush tropical beauty.
Numerous activities and attractions are available for every desire, ranging from the Jebel Jais Flight, Archery, Catch and Release Fishing, Stand-Up Paddle Boarding and Kayaking for thrill seekers, to coral reef explorations and visits to the Dahya Fort, Pearl Farm or the Saqr Park for the adventure chasers. Guests can also enjoy the picturesque world-class Al Hamra Golf Club with splendid views of the Arabian Gulf and Hajjar Mountains that provide a backdrop for the 18-hole championship golf course.
One cannot forget the lavish seafront spa offerings, where private, waterside pavilions make up the setting for locally-inspired treatments prepared with flowers, native spices and natural ingredients.
The Island Romance Package is perfect for a declaration of love or an anniversary celebration and melds all this and more, in the form of sundowners, soothing spa treatments and sumptuous dinners under the stars, to offer the most memorable stay.
What does the Island Romance Package include?
After a prompt check-in, couples are escorted to their own luxurious and secluded villa, complete with a sheltered patio, an intimate garden and a temperature-controlled pool for those moonlight dips. Enjoy two blissful nights at the resort, elevated by a rejuvenating 60-minutes full body massage at one of the spa pavilions.
Apart from this, you can also enjoy a handcrafted sundowner at Shore House; followed by a romantic dinner under the stars, featuring a menu brimming with locally-sourced seafood and luscious bites. The morning will have you tucking into a lavish al fresco breakfast before spending the rest of your day in sheer leisure.
Guests also receive complimentary access to The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, sited at the Al Wadi Nature Reserve to enjoy a charming excursion amid desert sand dunes.
We’re not finished yet. Want to take your stay a step further? Surprise your partner with a spectacular Instagrammable floating breakfast, island-inspired dining experiences, or even a DIY in-villa barbecue experience.
Instagrammable floating breakfast
Stay poolside and bask in the morning sun, whilst reaching for signature breakfast delights from an Instagrammable floating tray.
Take your pick from a number of private, island-inspired activities, such as a lavish breakfast picnic to start your day right; or an exclusive barbecue experience at a cosy setting around the resort as the sun sets at dusk.
DIY in-villa barbecue experience
This interactive culinary affair offers a laidback in-villa barbecue set up, where you can fire up the grill and rustle up a succulent selection of meat and seafood.
AED3,000 onwards per night, per villa (available until December 2022). AED340 onwards per floating breakfast. AED425 onwards per couple, per Island-inspired dining experience. AED780 onwards per couple, per DIY in-villa barbecue experience. Call +9717 206 7777. Visit the website and Instagram.