8 UAE Staycations You Have To Take This February
Ditch the cards and flowers, for sand dunes and infinity pools
6 February 2018
Sometimes we need a break from city-living, as sand dunes, private beaches, views of the Hajar Mountains and huge hotel discounts are luring us in this Valentine’s Day!
You don’t have to travel too far from Dubai to experience a romantic weekend away for two, as staycations in the UAE are the perfect alternative from staying in Dubai or travelling aboard for 14th February. Even if you’re single this Valentine’s Day you still deserve a getaway, so take your best friend and enjoy complimentary breakfasts and relaxing spa treatments in some of the UAE's best hotels.
As thanks to Cobone, we’ve got the best deals for Valentine’s Day hotel deals for staycations in the UAE, with luxury five star hotels in Ras Al Khaimah, Abu Dhabi, Madinat Zayed, Al Aqah Beach and more.
Even if Valentine’s Day cards and flowers aren’t for you, an infinity pool and dinner on the beach might be a better way to celebrate?! So start feeling the love and check out the 8 UAE staycations you need to book for Valentine’s Day 2018…
#1 5* Telal Resort, Al Ain
With deals from AED 699, you can escape to the desert location of Al Ain, as the Telal Resort features luxury swimming pools, a wellness centre and complimentary activities for you to enjoy as a couple. Traditionally decorated villas have modern technology with Apple IPad controlled lights and air-con, as the resort showcases the best of Middle Eastern culture and food.
#2 Mercure Grand Hotel, Jebel Hafeet
Mercure Grand is a unique oasis resort with a refined architecture, as you could experience a one night stay here from AED 799 which includes a AED 100 shopping voucher, breakfast in the room, dinner at View Deck, a small chocolate platter, flowers and a 30 minute relaxation therapy for two adults. Which sounds pretty romantic, right?!
#3 Western Hotel, Madinat Zayed
You can choose from any day between 14th to 28th February for this one or two night romantic stay at Western Hotel Madinat Zayed, with deals starting from AED 699. This staycay specifically caters for couples with aromatic bubble baths, cake, bubbly and a 5-course poolside private dinner.
Couples can also visit a camel farm, try a shooting experience, horse riding and have fun in a Valentine’s photo booth, as they also receive a special Valentine’s gift hamper full of goodies.
#4 TRYP by Wyndham, Abu Dhabi
If you fancy swapping one city for another, then try this Abu Dhabi break at the TRYP by Wyndham with and romantic one night stay and meals starting from AED 399. The room will be set up in a Valentine’s Day theme, featuring a heart-shaped chocolate cake and romantic details. Located in the heart of the city, the hotel is just a 5 minute drive from the Abu Dhabi World Trade Centre and the Corniche beach.
#5 5* The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah
With 1, 2 or 3 bedroom villas from AED 799, the Cove Rotana Resort is located on an idyllic water inlet of Ras Al Khaimah beachfront overlooking the Arabian Gulf. With welcome drinks upon arrival, unlimited use of all recreational facilities and your own private plunge pool, you can embrace the charm of the Arabian culture in this tranquil spot of the UAE.
#6 5* Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort, Abu Dhabi
With private white sand beaches and elegant accommodation with views of the Arabian Gulf, we’re tempted to try a beachfront chalet at 5* Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort for Valentine’s Day. Deals start from AED 499 for a 1 or 2 Night stay with meal options, as you can also enjoy a relaxing massage on the beach, snorkelling or a romantic boat cruise at sunset.
#7 Tilal Liwa Hotel, Madinat Zayed
This deal includes a sunshine breakfast in bed and a candlelit dinner for 2, with romantic bubble baths and bottle of bubbly, as a weekday or weekend escape starts from AED 499. With free couples activities in the Abu Dhabi desert you can both enjoy sand boarding, desert cycling and more recreational activities.
#8 Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa, Al Aqah Beach
Nestled between the Hajar Mountains and the Indian Ocean, this beachside resort offers luxury spa treatments and facilities. As you can purchase a Cobone voucher for a 1 night weekday or weekend stay with meal options for AED 515 for two adults and one child under 12.