Pamper yourself for less this summer…
This summer, we’re all about doing more and spending less, whether it’s dining out, discount staycays or top things to do. But if you’re looking to enjoy a pamper day, there’s plenty of places offering discounted days out.
From half price treatments to double treatment time, here are eight great spa deals to take advantage of this summer.
Spa day at Al Maha desert resort for Dhs625
Located an hour out of Dubai you’ll find Al Maha, a desert resort of luxury villas, and this summer there’s a top spa day on offer for Dhs625. Guests can enjoy a 60 minute personalised therapeutic massage in the desert dunes or main spa, access to the Timeless Spa infinity pool and spa facilities including plunge pool, sauna and jacuzzi, a three course a la carte lunch at Al Diwaan restaurant and complimentary fruit and juices poolside all day.
Al Maha Desert Resort, Dubai Desert, 8am to 8pm, daily, Dhs625. Tel: (04) 832 9900. More info on website
Half price treatments at Nikki Spa
Offering up all the typical treatments, the spa menu at Nikki Spa also boasts a range of signature and exclusive treatments with names that immediately induce calm, such as “revive” and “retreat”. They’re all half price this summer.
Nikki Spa, Nikki Beach Resort and Spa, Pearl Jumeira, daily 9am to 10pm, 50 per cent off until August 31. Tel: (04) 376 6150. More info on website
Double treatment time at Heavenly Spa
For Ramadan, Heavenly Spa at The Westin Al Habtoor City are open until midnight and are doubling the treatment time of any treatment. so, if you purchase a 50 minute massage, it will automatically double to 100 minutes at no extra cost.
Heavenly Spa, The Westin Al Habtoor City, daily 12pm, to 12am. Tel: (04) 437 3300. More info on website
Massage, lunch and pool day for Dhs550 at Atlantis
ShuiQi Spa at Atlantis, The Palm has a summer pamper package for UAE residents priced at Dhs550 through the week and Dhs650 on weekends. Valid until September, it includes a 75-minute ESPA treatment and massage, three course lunch at The Edge restaurant and all-day access to the Royal Pool, Zero Entry Pool and Royal Beach.
ShuiQi Spa, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Sun to Thurs Dhs550, Fri and Sat Dhs650. Tel: (04) 42 61698. More info on website
Ladies night at SoSpa for Dhs265
On Tuesdays, ladies can spend from 6pm to 10pm indulging in treatments ranging from a 15-minute foot massage, a file and polish for your hands or brow neatening at the dedicated brow station. Healthy snacks and mocktails will be served as guests enjoy a 15-minute back massage, or take advantage of a bespoke skin consultation. Complete use of the spa’s facilities that include a sauna and steam room, ice fountains, a hydro pool and a plunge pool is also included.
SoSpa, Sofitel The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, 6pm to 10pm, Tuesdays, Dhs265. Tel: (04) 455 5433. More info on website
Spa and lunch at Shangri-La
Unwind with a 60-minute massage of your choice at CHI spa at the Shangri-La hotel, then enjoy access to the rest of the spa and pool facilities. For Dhs499 per person, lunch is also included at Dunes Cafe.
Shangri-La, Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown, Sunday to Thursday, Dhs499. Tel: (04) 343 8888. More info on website
Two-for-one massages at Palace Downtown
On Mondays and Tuesdays, guests can enjoy a 50-minute therapy of their choice at The Spa at The Address Downtown, and a guest will get the same treatment for free. Mondays are dedicated to the gents and Tuesdays to the ladies, with an entire day’s access to the oriental bathhouse, steam room and Jacuzzi, also included. Treatments start at Dhs578, and on the respective days each guest can bring the opposite partner and still avail the offer.
Palace Downtown, Downtown Dubai, 9am to 10pm, Monday and Tuesday, from Dhs578 for two. Tel: (04) 428 7805. More info on website
Massage and pool access for Dhs249 at Natural Elements
At Natural Elements Spa at Le Meridien Dubai this summer, guests can enjoy a 60-minute Swedish massage and complimentary pool access for Dhs249. Available for men and women, the treatment uses a combination of oils to massage and relieve stress, followed by a stimulating Hydrotherapy treatment of underwater jet sprays to enhance circulation and soothe minor muscle aches.
Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport road, daily 8am to 10pm, Dhs249. Tel: (04) 217 0000. More info on website