Dubai, November 2017 – Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa welcomes all Dubai residents and visitors to choose their favorite UAE National Day celebration out of two dazzling experiences. The award-winning Al Forsan restaurant offers a special UAE National Day brunch together with kid’s entertainment and live band, where award-winning Al Hadheerah desert restaurant offers a truly Emirati and Arabic experience marking the hospitality of the authentic Arab culture.
UAE National Day Brunch at Al Forsan restaurant
On Saturday, 2 December and for one day only, Al Forsan restaurant offers a luxurious UAE National Day celebration offering a savoury selection of Arabic and international culinary creations with special Emirati delicacies including lamb ouzi, chicken makbous, veal hares and madrouba carefully prepared by the professional Arabic culinary team. In addition to the local dishes, Al Forsan restaurant offers on the day to all Dubai foodies a variety of International and Arabic delicacies from numerous Middle Eastern, Indian, Asian and European cuisines to satisfy everyone’s taste.
Parents planning to treat their little ones to a special UAE National Day celebration are welcome to enjoy a special day with delicious kids’ snacks and various fun activities including clown, magician, mini zoo with camel rides & pony rides together with face painting, balloon twisting, lawn games and mini golf challenges. While the children are entertained at their dedicated area, parents will relax and chat with friends, while listing to the live Duo and watch the traditional Emirati Ayala performance on the day.
UAE National Day dinner celebration at Al Hadheerah desert restaurant
Saturday, 2 December will mark a special day at Al Hadheerah desert restaurant, where an Emirati and Arabic feast will take place. The Arabic-inspired UAE National Day buffet at Al Hadheerah desert restaurant, created by the professional Arabic culinary team, will present on the day, mouthwatering delicacies from Arabic cuisines with special Emirati culinary masterpieces to celebrate this day in style.
Here, guests will explore a true Emirati culinary experience and are welcome to choose their favourite out of a wide selection of authentic main dishes and desserts, from ‘prawn nashef’, ‘fish salouna’, ’veal hares’, ‘chicken makbous’, ‘mohammar’ and ‘lamb ouzi’ to ‘margouga’, ‘samak magli’, ‘ayish mashkhuol’, ‘chicken salouna’ and ‘foga semach’. All Dubai foodies with a sweet tooth will enjoy irresistible home-made dessert buffet offering a unique flavor experience of International and Arabic desserts with special Emirati sweets, whether ‘aseeda’ and ‘gazareya’ or ‘lokaymat’ and ‘naseeba’.
In addition to a rich authentic Emirati buffet, Al Hadheerah desert restaurant will offer ten interactive cooking stations and delicacies from famous Middle Eastern cuisines including Egyptian, Syrian, Lebanese and Palestinian, Jordanian, Iraqi, Moroccan, Omani and Iranian cuisines.
On the day, an extensive Arabic inspired entertainment program will celebrate this special day offering live music, traditional Emirati Ayala and Harbiah performances, live camel and horse heritage show, grand fireworks as well as Dabkeh dancers, Arabic singer and traditional Tanura performance and belly dancers.
UAE National Day celebrations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is the perfect way for everyone to create great moments and enjoy unforgettable memories with friends and family.
Al Forsan UAE National Day celebration is available for one day only, on Saturday, 2 December 2017 from 12:30pm – 4:00pm at Al Forsan restaurant and is priced at AED 345 per person (including food, still water, soft beverages and four selected fresh juices); at AED 515 per person (including food and selected house beverage). Children up to 4 years enjoy complimentary lunch, children from 5 to 12 years old at AED 195 per child. Advance bookings required, please e-mail BAS.Restaurants@meydanhotels.com or contact +971 4 8096194
Al Hadheerah UAE National Day celebration is available for one day only, on Saturday, 2 December 2017 from 7:30pm – 11:30pm at Al Hadheerah desert restaurant and is priced at AED 495 per person (including food, still water, soft beverages and Arabic coffee). Children up to 4 years enjoy complimentary lunch, 50% discount for children from 5 until 12 years old. Shisha is available only for guests aged 21 years and above. Advance bookings required, please e-mail BAS.Restaurants@meydanhotels.com or contact +971 4 8096194
About Bab Al Shams Resort & Spa
Located 45-minute drive from the city of Dubai and from Dubai International Airport, the 5-star desert luxury ‘Bab Al Shams Resort & Spa’, suited in the heart of Dubai desert, is the perfect destination for families, couples or simply desert lovers. Overlooking the natural desert, this award-winning resort offers 115 rooms and suits range from 47 m² to 68.4 m² with authentic Arabic design and modern touches. A wide selection of restaurant and lounges complete the guest dining experience throughout the stay, from ‘Al Hadheerah Desert’ restaurant with live entertainment, Indian restaurant ’Masala’, traditional Italian cuisine at ‘La Dune’, an all-dining international restaurant ‘Al Forsan to ‘Al Sarab’ Rooftop Lounge, ‘Ya Hala’ Lobby Lounge together with ‘Al Shurouq’ Rooftop Terrace and the Pool Bar. An extensive leisure and outdoor activities await the guests including two outdoor temperature-controlled swimming pools, open 4x4 desert drive, desert fat biking, archery, camel riding, falconry together with various sports games, from volleyball and croquet to table tennis and boules. With 4 treatment rooms and an indoor and outdoor relaxation areas, the award-winning ‘satori’ spa offers an urban oasis for spa goers to indulge and reenergize. Children between the age of 5 years – 12 years, will be entertained with fun activities with three different programs in the indoor “Aladdin’s Kids Club’. ‘Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa’ is a member of the Global Hotel Alliance and its Discovery loyalty program. For more information, please visit www.babalshams.com #DreamBabAlShams