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12 Luxurious UAE Hotels You Can Staycation In During the Eid al-Adha 2023 Break

With Eid Al-Adha just around the corner, it is time to start thinking about how you will be spending this six-day festive break. While traveling abroad is undoubtedly a tempting idea, why not take a more laid-back approach this year with luxurious and relaxing staycations across the Emirates?

Read on to discover 12 idyllic properties for the perfect Eid Al-Adha staycation.

Raffles The Palm


The opulent beach palace located on the west crescent of Palm Jumeirah has revealed an exciting new offer for Eid Al-Adha. While the palatial architecture and grandiose interiors, with touches of gold leaf, shimmering chandeliers, and extravagant furnishings are reason enough to book a stay at Raffles The Palm Dubai – especially when combined with stunning sea views and a pristine white sand beach – the property becomes even more enticing during the upcoming break. From May 22-September 15, guests can avail the ‘ALL (Accor Live Limitless) Ways on My Mind’, which will treat them to a 25% discount on all stays, inclusive of breakfast. And as if that wasn’t enough, Raffles is also offering up ‘The Joy of Eid Al Adha’ package, available between June 28 and July 2, which offers spa enthusiasts a 120-minute Relaxing North African Hammam treatment, which is inclusive of a complimentary Cinq Mondes Spa gift. Indulgent yet inviting, there’s no going wrong at this Dubai hotspot.

Rosewood Abu Dhabi

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Located on Al Maryah Island, Rosewood Abu Dhabi is the ideal location for exploring the bustling city of Abu Dhabi while enjoying a stunning coastal ambiance. The Summer Beach Escape package allows guests to enjoy complimentary entry to the luxurious beach club along with complimentary breakfast, special room rates, and exciting discounts at the Sense Spa and the eight distinctive dining concepts. A delectable Eid lunch and dinner also awaits guests at the Majlis Lounge offering local delicacies such as Eggplant Mutabal, Fried Kibbeh, Cheese Sambusek, and Arabic Mixed Grill amongst others. The special menu will be available for Eid from 12 pm to 10:30 pm, priced at AED 320.

Park Hyatt Dubai

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For the ultimate Eid getaway with family, look no further than the charming Park Hyatt situated near Dubai Creek. The Mediterranean-inspired resort may be nestled within the city but its waterfront setting and stunning design elements provide the perfect escape from the chaos of everyday urban life. Lush landscaped gardens and views of the azure waters are only some of the upsides to a stay at this elegant property. This private sanctuary brings quintessential holiday privileges for the occasion of Eid Al-Adha with preferential rates and complimentary access across the property’s numerous services and amenities.

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa

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If your staycation this break needs to embody everything that constitutes the quintessential idea of summer break, then Nikki Beach Resort & Spa is exactly where you need to stay. With a picturesque waterfront setting, pristine beach, and one of the most iconic beach clubs in the city, this is a property that is bound to make your stay more than memorable. Fifteen deluxe villas provide the ultimate accommodation along the shores of the Arabian Gulf offering a chance to soak in the sun and the stunning views from your own private sanctuary. From June 1 to September 30, residents can purchase the staycation package which includes a plethora of exciting offers. 

Rixos Bab Al Bahr

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From the majestic Hajar Mountains to the pristine beaches along the Arabian Gulf, Ras Al Khaimah is an ideal location for your UAE staycation and few properties are as luxe as the Rixos Bab Al Bahr in the Emirate. Not only does this island resort offers everything you would want for an ideal stay, but the property also has something exciting lined up for Eid Al-Adha. At Rixos Bab Al Bahr the ambiance will be more than festive from Wednesday, June 28 until Sunday, July 2. An exciting lineup of delightful surprises and joyful moments including extended pool hours, a kid’s carnival, special buffets, electrifying entertainment, and a whole lot more will make this an unforgettable Eid.

Palazzo Versace Dubai

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Situated on the shores of Dubai Creek, Palazzo Versace Dubai invites guests to enjoy an indulgent stay this Eid Al Adha at a property that is known for its opulence. An exceptional staycation package starting from AED 1,099 per night allows guests to enjoy a luxurious stay at one of the Versace-styled Deluxe Rooms and wake up to a delightful breakfast at Giardino while also availing discounts at the spa and the hotel’s award-winning restaurants. The experience is exalted by many other exquisite dining and spa offerings, as well as a unique Wish Tree created for the occasion.

Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental

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The Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental in Abu Dhabi is without a doubt one of the most stunning properties in the UAE and exudes a sense of grandiosity one can rarely find elsewhere. This Eid Al-Adha head to the palatial resort for a staycation unlike any other with gourmet offerings, sun-soaked activities for the whole family, adventurous water sports, and a rejuvenating journey at the spa. Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental is determined to write a distinctive and all-encompassing summer story and it would certainly be a shame to not be a part of it.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai

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Situated along an expansive stretch of pristine white beach the Waldorf Astoria Dubai is a longtime favorite when it comes to Dubai staycations but for Eid Al Adha the property engages in a festive celebration that makes this stay even better. The ‘Savour and Stay’ offer allows guests to indulge in a lavish daily breakfast buffet along with a complimentary dinner while they stay at one of the diverse accommodation options featuring a subtle beach palette of ivory, sand, and soft turquoise. From June 28 to June 29, a mouth-watering Middle Eastern spread at Mezzerie with live-action cooking presents the opportunity for an unforgettable Eid feast. 

Cheval Maison

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While the UAE has a plethora of existing properties to choose from it is always exciting to try something new. If that is what you have in mind for your Eid Al-Adha staycation then head over to the newly opened Cheval Maison situated on the iconic Palm Jumeirah. This is the first Cheval Collection property outside the UK and provides guests with a chance to experience a home away from home with its 131 apartment units, all with fully equipped kitchens, private terraces, or balconies. With great rates starting from just AED 777 per night between now and 31st August 2023, there has never been a better time to head to the beach and make the most of your Eid break.

SLS Dubai

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SLS Dubai brings guests the ultimate summer escape with Ciel Spa. This is an opportunity to escape the sizzling desert temperatures and spend your Eid Al-Adha indulging in a serene rejuvenating oasis. For only AED 620 on June 26, guests can delight in a 60 or 90-minute treatment designed to evoke the opulence of Middle Eastern Oud. The Oud Silk Mood treatment features expertly blended massage oils melted and massaged onto the skin. So book your staycation at SLS Dubai and head over to the 69th floor to embrace the warmth and tranquility of this spa in the clouds. 

Movenpick Resort Al Marjan Island

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For pristine views of the Arabian Gulf plan an escape to the Movenpick Resort on Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah. This idyllic beachfront property not only presents a plethora of exciting activities and world-class amenities but is also offering guests two tempting staycation experiences. The Summer Staycation package includes one night stay in a Deluxe Island Seaview room inclusive of breakfast, with rates starting from AED 799 per night while the Eid Al Adha Staycation offers one night, half-board stay in a Deluxe Beach & Pool View room, inclusive of breakfast, lunch, or dinner with rates starting from AED 1380 per room per night.

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates

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For those who prefer an urban staycation in the heart of Dubai, there is no better option than the Kempinski. Located within the Mall of the Emirates this becomes the ideal property for anyone hoping to spend their break indulging in everything from retail therapy to exploring thrilling entertainment options. Not to mention that for an incredibly luxurious stay guests can opt fort he impressive Aspen Ski Chalets which transport all to a winter wonderland while overlooking the incredible snowy slopes of Ski Dubai. Spanning across three floors, Aspen Ski Chalets feature an opulent space with the added perks of private butler service and the attentive Lady in Red service. A UAE residents’ staycation offers a remarkable 20% off on the best available room rate along with 20% savings on dining and beverages.

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