If you are looking to have a staycation in the United Arab Emirates, also known as the UAE make sure to plan one if you are in Ras al Khaimah. As soon as you check in to your staycation hotel start planning what to see in and around the area. You can stop by Mohammed bin Salem Mosque, one of the largest and traditional mosques. To gain insights into the history of the Emirates through artifacts and archaeological displays, find your way to the National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah. For family fun, visit Ice Land Water Park that features water slides and a wave pool and Saqr Park that boasts lush greenery and several playgrounds. Now, you also need to know is where to stay. Here is your guide to the best staycation spots in Ras al Khaimah, UAE.
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Welcome to this stunning hotel that is located right in front of the beach for gorgeous views. You can choose whether to stay in a room that boasts the view of the garden, the beach or the golf course. Enjoy a rain shower or a rejuvenating bath inside the bathtub in the modern bathroom. You can also indulge in a good time on the private beach and a luxurious spa treatment.
You will feel joyful all the time when staying at this stunning resort as it boasts an unlimited stock of entertainment as well as food and beverages. The staycation spot features 14 dining options. You can also find an outdoor pool and a fitness center, among others. As for your room, it is equipped with a flat-screen TV, a minibar and an electric kettle. Regarding the situation, you will love it as it nestles on Al Marjan Island, which is artificially made and known for its pristine beaches.
Featuring modern suites and guest rooms, Al Hamra Village is another staycation spot that you need to truly consider. You can enjoy wooden furnishings that decorate your spacious room that is equipped with a satellite TV and a minibar, among others. As for the shared facilities, indulge in a massage treatment in the massage room or take a dip in the swimming pool. This is a self-sufficient area that can offer the true feel of a vacation while staying within your city limits.
What a wonderful stay you will experience at this contemporary resort that presents the scenic vistas of the Arabian Gulf. Featuring a private beach, four bars, and two restaurants, the resort is known for its rooms that are beautifully decorated with Arabic design. Inside your room, you can entertain yourself by turning on the flat-screen TV or relax in the seating area. For the best experience, choose a room that comes with a private terrace or balcony. When you are not in your room, take a look around the hotel and you will find a state-of-the-art gym that invites you to participate in the fitness classes.
The Cove Rotana Resort - Ras Al Khaimah
Address: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Salim Road, Al Dhaith South
Price: from 87 USD
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Outdoor pool Plastic stirrers Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Security alarm Kids' outdoor play equipment WiFi available in all areas
Set in the Al Nakheel area by the creek, this three3-star hotel offers high-quality services along with modern facilities and amenities. Your room is equipped with a private bathroom, a TV to keep you company and a fridge, among others. You can also enjoy plenty of natural sunlight that penetrates through the large windows. Feel free to burn some calories in the fully equipped fitness center. Or, if you feel the need to relax, burn out all the fatigue in the swimming pool.
If you are looking for a rather unique staycation in an isolated area, then you should try staying at this luxury hotel. Set within a protected nature reserve, the staycation spot boasts tranquil villas with superb views of the desert that will be your oasis for as long as you stay. Enjoy modern facilities such as an award-winning hydrotherapy spa, a fitness club, and two restaurants. You will love your villa as it is equipped with all the comfort you need, from a deck to a private pool and a posh bathroom to a cozy seating area, all are available.
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert
Address: PO Box 35288, Wadi Khadeja
Indoor play area Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Kid meals Fire extinguishers Special diet menus (on request) Ironing service Physical distancing in dining areas Fitness/spa locker rooms
Sitting elegantly on Marjan Island, the staycation spot features a private white sandy beach and villas that come with furnished balconies for the utmost relaxation. Enjoy your coffee or tea during the day and sip on your favorite wine in the evening while admiring the vistas of the Arabian sea. Facilities that can be found scattered throughout the resort include a rooftop bar, an outdoor playground, seven temperature-controlled swimming pools and a fitness center.
What do you think of soaking in an outdoor swimming pool, taking a walk around an idyllic garden and swimming on a private beach? All of these splendid experiences can be enjoyed when you book a room at Jannah Resort & Villas Ras Al Khaimah. Depending on the room type, selected rooms offer a kitchen with a dishwasher, a microwave, and a fridge. To start your morning, indulge in a continental or halal breakfast served at the on-site restaurant.
Jannah Resort & Villas Ras Al Khaimah
Address: Mina Al Arab Road
Price: from 38 USD
Breakfast options Key card access Outdoor furniture Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Swimming pool Soundproof rooms Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed On-site parking
Featuring modern suites and rooms, Mangrove Hotel is located by the creek of Ras al Khaimah. There is a TV that comes with satellite channels to keep you company before sleep. The bathroom lets you have a fresh morning before you do anything else. From the restaurant, you can enjoy the view of the creek while savoring delicious dishes.
Lingering on the northern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa completes the list of the best staycation spots in the Emirates. With features such as eleven restaurants, a beach bar, and a pool bar, there will always be something delicious to eat and drink. Stay comfortably in a room that features floor-to-ceiling windows, luxury bedding, and a flat-screen TV among others.
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa
Address: Al Maareedh Street
Free parking Water slide Kids' pool Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Live music/performance Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Fishing Spa and wellness centre
Don't think twice, start planning your staycation now
There are still many other attractions that are worth exploring in Ras al Khaimah other than the ones mentioned above. That is why there is no need for you to think twice. Plan your staycation now as you book your favorite staycation spot from any one of those recommended above.
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