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Our Top 5 Picks for the Perfect Eid Staycation

Discover our top hotel picks this Eid for a relaxing staycation in the UAE.

The UAE is gearing up for a multi-day holiday with Eid Al Fitr just around the corner.

With the weather getting warmer just before the peak of summer, we’ve rounded up our options for some of the best deals and getaways of 2022 and let’s just say you’re spoilt for choice!

The long-awaited holiday is expected to start on either Sunday, May 1st or Monday, May 2nd, and many hotels across the UAE have announced staycation packages for guests to enjoy.

Detailed below are some of our top picks this Eid…start packing your suitcase!

Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa

The beautiful resort set across Dubai’s sandy white beach is a top pick amongst families. Only a short-walk away from JBR, the 5-star hotel encompasses an array of swimming pools, 14 international restaurants and a wonderful full-serviced spa.

The hotel offers world-class facilities and a variety of relaxing leisure activities that can be enjoyed. From jet-skiing in the Arabian Sea to deep tissue massages, the Le Meridien is no short of Royal treatment.

Guests who have stayed here particularly like it’s ideal location, rating it 9.4 on Just a 10 minute drive away from Mall of the Emirates and in walking distance to the stunning views of the Marina promenade, Le Meridien gives you the best of both worlds.

Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, rooms from Dhs1,614 this Eid. Tel: 04 317 6565.

FIVE Palm Jumeirah

Known as Dubai’s glam party-hotel, the FIVE on the Palm has a variety of offers from half-boarding to their exclusive Eid offer “PAY 3 STAY 4 / PAY 6 STAY 8” as seen on their website.

With 6 swimming pools to choose from and eight award-winning restaurants to dine in, there is no doubt that your days will be filled with great food and a lot of fun!

Not looking to soak up the sun but want to pamper yourself inside? Head to REFIVE spa and try out one of their services to unwind.

The FIVE is a huge hit with many influencers and TV personalities from the UK opting to stay there! It’s gorgeous interiors and infinity skyline pool shots make it a favorite amongst the Instagram feeds.

FIVE Palm Jumeirah, No. 1 Palm, Dubai, pay for 3 nights & stay 4 / pay for 6 nights & stay 8 Tel: 04 455 9999.

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort

The beachside facility provides an island vibe while being accessible to the city, with RAK Mall only a 15-minute drive away.

The facilities at the Hilton are extensive and fabulous for families with young children! With 7 swimming pools, water activities, tours and a newly refurbished kids club to choose from there is no space for boredom.

The fantastic thing about this resort that makes it so ideal, is that it is all encompassing. You don’t necessarily need to leave the hotel as it ticks all the boxes.

This Eid, they are offering guests rates on standard rooms as well as beachfront villas – perfect for a private stay. In addition to exclusive offers of 10-15% off on massages and facials at their spa. You don’t want to miss out!

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Maareedh St, from Dh1,100 for standard room, Dh1,800. Tel: 07 228 8844

InterContinental Fujairah Resort

UAE hotspot Fujairah is a popular destination to book for weekend getaways and public holidays.

The InterContinental Fujairah Resort is situated on the beautiful Al Aqah Beach, with the Hajjar Mountains as a stunning backdrop. Stretched across 69-acres of land, the resort has over 190 rooms and suites to choose from.

Rated ‘Excellent’ on TripAdvisor, the hotel features a plethora of recreational facilities and activities to enjoy. Enjoy an afternoon of snorkeling, fishing or wind-surfing at the resort or take a dip in the pool – the options are endless!

The resort includes a spectacular international buffet served in the all-day dining restaurant, as well as, poolside nibbles and cocktails. Delivering a one-of-a-kind dining experience to guests this Eid.

Their offer allows you to book the Limitless package, where you’ll get an all-inclusive holiday that includes Nama’s buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as soft drinks and house beverages during meals and poolside!

InterContinental Fujairah Resort, IHG Hotel, Dibba Road. Dhs2,000 excluding taxes, unlimited drinks only from 11.30am-10pm. Tel: 09 209 9999

W Abu Dhabi

The W Hotel Yas Island is truly a 5-star getaway experience! Set in the Capital, this unique hotel is set half on land and half on water.

With direct views of the F1 circuit, rooms are modern and stylish, featuring fancy mood lighting at night and floor-to-ceiling windows. Abu Dhabi is notable for having lavish Eid celebrations, including firework displays and live shows. Arabic singing sensation Amr Diab is set to perform live at a big concert in Yas Bay Waterfront on Tuesday, May 3.

Marvelous for an action-packed Eid getaway, the deal offered gives you the entire cost of the room in food and beverage credit using a special code.

W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island. Rates vary based on dates & rooms. Tell: 02 656 0000

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