Five last-minute staycation offers for Eid Al Fitr

We've rounded up some 11th hour deals worth considering if you're staying in the Emirates this weekend


The Grand Millennium Abu Dhabi

The Grand Millennium Al Wahda hotel in Abu Dhabi has a desert safari package worth considering this weekend. Book a one-night stay in a superior room and you'll get breakfast and a four-wheel-drive desert safari with dune-bashing and barbecue dinner for two at a rate of Dh887 per room, including taxes and tourism fees. To book call 02 443 9999 or visit

Al Raha Beach Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Park yourself at Al Raha Beach Hotel in the capital for Dh970 per night, including taxes, for a family of four. In addition, you'll get 20 per cent off the dining bill during your stay and a 30 per cent discount off spa treatments at the five-star property's Body & Soul Recreation Club. The package also includes 30 minutes of non-motorised water sports. For more information, call 02 508 0555, email or visit

Shangri-La Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi's Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, is offering those who book a stay in a suite for a family of two adults and up to three children a complimentary room for the night. Not only that, you'll also get breakfast at Sofra Bld and 25 per cent discounts on treatments at Chi, The Spa. For bookings, call 02 509 8555 or go to

Crowne Plaza Dubai

The Crowne Plaza Dubai is offering staycationers a half-price rate on the second room booked at the Downtown Dubai hotel, which is a five-minute drive from Dubai Mall. Breakfast is free, and the offer is valid for stays between June 15 and June 22. Rooms start from around Dh422 per night. For bookings call 02 4331 1111, email or visit

TOPSHOT - A picture taken on January 8, 2018 shows the skyline of Dubai with the Burj al-Arab in the foreground and Burj Khalifa (L) in the background.  / AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE

Jumeirah hotels Dubai

The Jumeirah Group has a number of discounts on room rates across its UAE hotels this weekend. The Burj Al Arab is offering a 15 per cent discount, and including free breakfast and beach access, while Jumeirah Al Naseem and Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah are both offering 20 per cent discounts on existing room rates. For more go to


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