6 Luxury Staycations to Enjoy Over the Eid-Al-Fitr Holiday

Lindsay Judge   |   18-04-2023

Address Skyview


Address Skyview is the ultimate city break with Dubai’s best views and an infinity pool that could have been designed for an Instagram photo. The hotel combines impressive architecture and a luxurious touch to ensure each guest has a five-star experience. During Ramadan, the hotel invites guests to experience unforgettable gatherings, crafted to perfection for the holy occasion. The hotel’s 169 rooms feature modern interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows to ensure that every guest can celebrate the sensational views.



There are several dining options around the hotel including a rooftop bar and restaurant CÉ LA VIE, which is the best place to soak up those awe-inspiring views of The Burj Khalifa as you enjoy contemporary Asian dishes. Downstairs you’ll find Peruvian Japanese restaurant Amelia, as well as Lucia’s the authentic Italian eatery with live music and entertainment. The Spa is also located on the top floor of the hotel, offering a unique treatment menu and an experience you won’t forget in a hurry.


Bab Al Shams Desert Resort



Dubai’s iconic heritage desert resort has reopened with a new look and new experiences, perfect for the Eid holiday. Located around forty minutes from Dubai this luxurious desert property which is now part of the Rare Find vertical of Kerzner International combines traditional Middle Eastern living with stylish interiors, beautiful nature and a welcoming atmosphere. The hotel features 115 rooms, all of which have been upgraded with new furnishings and designs. The resort’s new look features carefully curated furnishing that give traditional Arabic style a retro twist. There are many experiences to experience from desert drives to camel riding, archery, spa treatments and even falconry.



For those wanting to be less active throughout their stay, sit back and relax as you take in the desert scenery. To celebrate the opening, the resort invites guests to experience the ‘Mystique of Arabia’ package, offering a journey of authentic experiences to explore the reimagined resort. A unique selection of adventures awaits; from a guided nature walk among the desert dunes to camel rides and discovering the ancient sports of falconry and archery. With a daily Mediterranean breakfast and a complimentary cocktail by the pool, there is no perfect time to indulge in the wonders of this Dubai icon.



Jumeirah Al Naseem



Jumeirah Al Naseem is the perfect family getaway and you won’t even have to leave the city. This modern beachside resort boasts beautiful views of the Arabian Gulf, overlooking the iconic Burj Al Arab. The hotel’s contemporary design offers an immediate sense of calm and you’ll instantly have that holiday feeling. The hotel features 435 rooms including 45 suites as well as nine dining venues. Relax as you unwind and enjoy the picturesque views of the ocean, while the little ones can enjoy the pool. An adults-only pool is also available for those looking for some peace! The hotel’s rooms and suites feature immaculate design with fine attention to detail and a touch of colour.



All of the hotel rooms are sea-facing with various sizes and styles to choose from. All rooms feature terraces, as well as walk-in showers and an open plan design. Jumeirah Al Naseem offers direct access to Jumeirah’s celebrated Talise Spa, a haven of tranquillity located near the main entrance of Jumeirah Al Qasr. Set amidst semi–tropical gardens with bamboo, palm trees, frangipani trees and hibiscus flowers, the award-winning spa is bordered by gently flowing waterways that allow guests access to the spa by traditional abras.


One&Only The Palm



If you’re looking for an intimate Dubai-based staycation head to One&Only The Palm where you can spend the weekend residing in complete seclusion with the feel of a luxurious island retreat. Located on the furthest tip of The Palm’s West Crescent, the resort is surrounded by manicured gardens, secluded suites and villas with sparkling private pools and round-the-clock service. Guests can gain exclusive access to a private golden beach and the ocean right on their doorstep.



For an Eid getaway filled with exciting activities, guests seeking adventure-packed or personalised experiences can expect a range of aquatic adventures via private boat to yacht cruises and historical tours of Dubai’s cultural sites. The Kids Only Club offers fully personalised itineraries of fun activities, including board games, crafting, painting, bubble blowing and more. For a rejuvenating wellness experience, Guerlain Spa is the perfect haven for beauty and wellbeing. The Guerlain Spa at One&Only The Palm is accessed through a breathtaking courtyard inspired by the architecture of Andalusia’s Moorish palaces, curating a feeling of calm sanctuary. Combining centuries of expertise in the quest for beautiful skin with sheer indulgence, the Parisian beauty house features individual suites and couples’ suites as well as a relaxation room, private swimming pool and inviting lounge.


Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai



Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai is one of the city’s hidden gems. Unlike any other property in the UAE, it captures the European flair that the group is known for and combines it with impressive architecture and Middle Eastern five-star hospitality. The hotel which is located on Pearl Jumeirah features 118 as well as 15 private villas and the newly opened celebration suite – the largest in the country! If you’re looking for complete privacy the villas are highly recommended.



Each villa comes with a private pool, living area and dining area. Of course, no visit is complete without enjoying the pool and beach, which just so happens to be one of the only beaches in Dubai with uninterrupted views of the ocean. The neighbouring Nikki Beach Club is perfect for those who want to party and don’t forget to try out the recently opened Bungalow 34, the newest dining destination by Tashas Group. And finally, why not round off your weekend with a trip to the Nikki Beach Spa whose unique menu and stylish design offer a spa experience like no other?



Palazzo Versace



For fashion lovers, Palazzo Versace is the ultimate staycation and this Eid, the property is offering guests an exclusive getaway package. Guests are invited to immerse themselves in the spirit of Ramadan with a tranquil stay in one of the hotel’s luxurious Deluxe Rooms, inclusive of Iftar, Suhoor and a selection of other benefits, courtesy of Palazzo Versace Dubai. The beautifully designed hotel welcomes you and your family to a peaceful ambience, offering the ideal getaway location to make timeless memories during the Holy Month. Treat you and your loved ones to an opulent getaway, complete with a variety of culinary experiences at the hotel’s award-winning restaurants, including Giardino, Vanitas, Enigma, or the al fresco Hikayat Ramadan Garden specially created for the occasion.



The five-star retreat captures the true essence of comfort, style, and opulence, and with an array of sumptuous dining options, spa treatments, luxurious rooms. Guests staying at Palazzo Versace Dubai during the month of Ramadan can choose between a delicious breakfast buffet at Giardino for two or a Suhoor set menu in the comfort of their own suite for two adults and a child. Further enhancing the dining benefits, those who book the Ramadan Staycation offer can enjoy a lunch at Vanitas or Enigma, or choose to opt for Iftar at the Hikayat Ramadan Garden for two adults and a child. To add to the staycation experience, guests can also take advantage of a 20% discount on treatments at the award-winning spa, or an AED 150 voucher with the option to redeem another time, and a further 20% off on food & beverage at Palazzo Versace’s dining destinations.