Another edition of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) may be coming to an end, but the summer fun and super staycation deals can be enjoyed for a little while longer.
Resident families, couples and friends, as well as visitors can pick from a great selection of hotel offers at some of Dubai’s celebrated resorts and destination properties. Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has highlighted some of the best deals to soak up the last few weeks of summer.
Escape to the desert for a few days of perfect peace and quiet at Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa. The ultimate hideaway for those who want to experience luxury among the rolling dunes of Dubai’s Desert Conservation Reserve, the hotel welcomes guests to enjoy the very best of Emirati hospitality, fine food, five-star facilities including temperature-controlled pools, and impeccable service. The hotel’s Summer 2020 offer, which runs until the end of August, includes breakfast, lunch and dinner plus the chance to watch the animals that roam the resort, including wild Arabian oryx and gazelles.
For the ultimate family fun getaway, look no further than Atlantis, The Palm. The iconic hotel has a huge selection of deals that will appeal to families with kids of all ages as well as couples and groups of friends. Until 30 September, the hotel is offering up to 50 per cent off amazing aquatic experiences with the Unbeatable Atlantis Aquaventure promotion. The deal includes: admission to the Aquaventure Waterpark from AED99, entry to The Lost Chambers Aquarium from AED40, Dolphin Experiences from AED400, Sea Lion Experiences from AED325 and Aquarium Experiences from AED196. The hotel’s Couples Escape deal includes a set menu dinner at Hakkasan and the chance to upgrade to an Underwater Suite. The Weekend Sizzler offer includes free daily access to Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium, with prices starting at AED795++, while the Weekday Saver deal includes access to The Lost Chambers Aquarium for AED555++.
The JA Hatta Fort Hotel is beckoning visitors looking for some much deserved downtime. Located among the majestic Hatta mountains, the hotel is a firm favourite with Dubai residents and regular visitors looking for a break from city life. Until 30 September guests can check into a room for just AED369 per night, including complimentary breakfast, and explore the great outdoors, take part in exciting activities such as archery, or just relax by the pool.
Families can book a break at the Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection to enjoy Dubai’s best and most popular stretch of beach. The hotel, located in Dubai Marina, has a ‘stay plus F&B’ deal with rooms available from AED500 per night and guests able to redeem the money back in F&B vouchers to use at the Olival and Andreea’s restaurants. The offer is available until 31 August.
Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai is offering a dream island vacation just minutes from the hustle and bustle of the city. The supercool hotel on Bluewaters Island is offering guests savings of 20 per cent on the best available room rates, daily breakfast for two people per room, 20 per cent off at each of the hotel’s highly rated F&B outlets and complimentary access to Cove Beach beach club. The super summer deal is available until 30 September.
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort is giving guests 100 per cent of the cost of their room back in F&B vouchers until 30 September. The hotel, located on JBR Beach, is home to the longstanding The Peacock Chinese Restaurant and all-day dining venue The Palm Garden Restaurant and Terrace. The offer is available on overnight stays for two guests.
Taj Jumeirah Lakes Towers has a great deal for couples or families looking to enjoy a getaway in one of Dubai’s most buzzing neighbourhoods. Until 31 August, guests will receive a guaranteed room upgrade (excluding suites), early check in and late check out, plus 20 per cent off all F&B, laundry and hotel transport. Kids under 12 eat for free, while the hotel also offers a half board package for AED75++ per night, or full board for AED125++.
Get a bird’s eye view of Dubai from a room at one of the world’s tallest hotels, the JW Marriott Marquis. The iconic Downtown Dubai property has a great summer deal available until 31 August with rooms priced at just AED400. With stylish lodgings, superb views and 15 award-winning restaurants and lounges to choose from, the hotel is a great pick for couples looking to book an end of summer getaway.
The 23rd edition of Dubai Summer Surprises (9 July - 29 August 2020) is part of Dubai’s annual Retail Calendar that features major retail-based festivals, mega sales and exclusive retail experiences and attractions.
Dubai Summer Surprises 2020 is supported by key sponsor RAKBANK and MasterCard and strategic partners which include Emaar (The Dubai Mall), Majid Al Futtaim (Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, City Centre Deira), Al Futtaim Group (Dubai Festival City Mall), Nakheel Malls (Ibn Battuta Mall, The Pointe, Nakheel Mall, Dragon Mart 2), Al Zarooni Group (Mercato Shopping Mall), Meraas (City Walk, Boxpark, The Beach, The Outlet Village, Al Seef, La Mer), Emirates Airline, Dubai Duty Free, AW Rostamani Group, Enoc, National Food Products Company and Etisalat.
To see the full calendar of events, please visit www.dubaisummersurprises.com and @DSSsocial on social media.