The Eid Al Fitr long weekend is without a doubt one of the most popular times of the year for staycations!
With most businesses shut and schools off, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of the sweet spring sun and celebrate, relax and reset.
We understand - the UAE has so much to offer it’s hard to know where to go or even what you’re looking for!
Ta-dah! That’s where we come in. As experts in the city’s happenings, we've lined up a selection of top deals that have caught our attention for this Eid break, which will be taking place from Thursday, 20th April going on till Sunday, 23rd April!
If you’re not looking for an overnight stay, why not check out these pool days: Sunday funday: Top pool-days to explore this weekend!
Want to let your hair down? Experience a lively staycation at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah, known for its morning to moonlight party scene. This luxurious hotel is the perfect destination when you're looking to take things up a notch. Across Eid weekend they are offering an all-inclusive deal where if you check-in for four nights - you’ll only pay for three.
Prices start from: AED 1,700
JA Resorts and Hotels
Looking for a beachfront haven with exciting activities that will keep the whole family happy? From horseback riding, archery, golf and shooting to fishing, banana boat rides, jet skiing and seaplane tours - this luxury hotel has everything and more.
During Eid, you’ll receive a 10% discount on the best available room rates, as well as a buffet breakfast. Additionally, you'll get a complimentary room upgrade, 20% off spas and dining and two admission tickets to Dubai Parks and Resorts!
This deal is for residents only.
Prices start from: AED 1,225
W - The Palm
Relax into the good life at the first W Escape in the Middle East. Talk a stroll along the Palm Jumeirah coastline with a white-sandy private beach and enjoy adult only pools, dedicated family activities and of course, extraordinary Dubai skyline views. For Eid weekend, the W is offering a staycation package that includes a buffet breakfast at LIV restaurant for two adults, a generous 25% discount at all in-housel food and beverage outlets, and a 25% discount on selected massages at AWAY Spa.
If that wasn’t convincing enough, you can also take advantage of a buy one get one free offer on drinks at WET Deck from 3pm to 5pm.
Prices start at: AED 1,000
If you want a truly breathtaking view, why not book a room at The Dubai Edition Hotel, where you can wake up to full views of The Burj Khalifa.
During Eid, the hotel is offering a special package starting at just AED 1,500, where if you stay for four nights, you’ll only pay for three! While you're there, you’ll be spoilt for dining spots, including the Italian restaurant Duomo and the Gallic restaurant Jolie.
What’s more, is that If you’re in the mood to shop till you drop, the hotel is conveniently located just a five-minute walk away from Dubai Mall.
Prices from: AED 1,500
Anantara Eastern Mangroves
Experience the true essence of Eid at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi. Immerse yourself in the festive spirit with their Eid getaway package.. This amazing offer includes a delicious lunch or dinner buffet, a generous 25% discount on food and beverage, and a AED200 spa voucher.
Plus, you’ll get a complimentary room upgrade and late check-out until 4pm, so you can truly relax and enjoy your stay to the fullest. Get ready for a blissful Eid celebration like no other!
Prices starting from: AED917 Per night
W - Yas Island
Don’t want to leave your furry friends at home? We’ve found the perfect place for you!
This five-star pet friendly hotel is set on top of the Yas Marina Circuit, offering spectacular views and entertainment.
Book a room before June 30, 2023 and you can enjoy a purr-fect staycation with your four-legged friend. Enjoy their pet-friendly activities and amenities around the resort this Eid and enjoy a peaceful time away from the city’s hustle and bustle.
Prices starting from: AED 1,000
Ras Al Khaimah
Ritz Carlton - Hamra Beach
Looking for luxury? The Ritz-Carlton hotel is the perfect city escape. Take advantage of their ‘Weekend Escape’ offer which includes breakfast for two, exclusive access to the private beach, and the opportunity to visit The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert.
The only catch is that you'll have to stay for a minimum of two nights - oh what a shame!
Prices from: AED 2,500.
InterContinental Resort and Spa
If you're planning to venture a little further for your Eid staycation, the newly opened InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah could be the one for you.
Check-in to one of their sleek sea-facing suites or villas, which are ideal for families or larger groups. Take advantage of the amazing opening offer that includes 25% discount on room rates along with AED 250 credit and daily breakfast.
If you’re looking to spend some time with family within the city, don’t forget to check out our selection of holiday homes!