With Valentine’s day just around the corner, it’s time to get booking a special getaway to celebrate with a loved one – or even with your friends.
From an indulgent spa day, candlelit dinner to a picturesque weekend escape – we have rounded up some of the best V-day treats to help you feel completely loved up.
Heavenly Spa, The Westin Al Habtoor City, Dubai
Choose to treat your special someone, or pamper yourself, with a bespoke 50-minute hot stone massage in the signature couples’ suite, boasting a panoramic view of the Dubai skyline.
Nikki Beach, Dubai
Resort guests and residents of Dubai can roll on the party mood and head down to Key West on February 14 starting from 7pm where live Latino entertainment-boasting dancers, musicians and all-round party starters will live it up. Caribbean and Floridian style food stations on the beach will complement the charming venue setup.
At.mosphere, Armani Hotel, Downtown Dubai
Head to the tallest building in the world and enjoy a specially curated couples menu at At.mosphere. Indulge in a five or seven course menu as you look out on to panoramic views of Downtown Dubai.
Waldorf Astoria, Dubai
For a day you’ll never forget, Waldorf Astoria has created ‘An Unforgettable Romance’ package that includes couple’s spa treatments, afternoon tea, yacht tour to take in the spectacular views of Dubai Marina followed by a private romantic five-course dinner set-up on your own room balcony. A rose petal bubble bath for two completes the experience.
Singles Soiree at ikandy ultralounge, Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
Happily single? Waiting for love to strike? Come to celebrate or to find your mate at the Singles Soiree at ikandy ultralounge. Dance the night away to chart-topping hits and enjoy free-flowing house beverages for three hours.
Afternoon Tea at Four Seasons Abu Dhabi Hotel, Al Maryah Island
Al Meylas will serve a special afternoon tea with a romantic twist offering an array of delectable pastries, including raspberry & cranberry cheesecake, pistachio ganache with cherry macaron, and strawberries and cream. On the 14th February, enjoy a three course set menu at AED 485 per couple, featuring homemade spinach & ricotta ravioli, Atlantic sea bass fillet and a red velvet cheesecake.
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, Oman
With an array of romantic dining options, a specially crafted rose petal spa experience and plenty of time to relax, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar set the stage for a romantic mountaintop rendezvous for two.
Al Baleed, Oman
Head to Salalah for the ultimate escape where you can enjoy a two-night stay in one of the resort’s private Garden View Pool Villas, a couples spa treatment by candlelight, followed by a romantic horse ride for two along the beachfront and a luxury picnic on a secluded stretch of nearby beach.
And for something extra special…
It’s no surprise that Maldives has become a top destination for honeymooners for it’s romantic and secluded setting. Unlike the usual beach or over-water villa’s, Amilla Fushi offers guests a wellness retreat in a treehouse. Surrounded by greenery and the sound of birds chirping away you can completely switch off, enjoy the serenity and detox you body and mind. Pure couples bliss.