Sponsored: Plenty of fresh air, fun activities like hiking and swimming, great food and much more await…

Looking to escape the city and discover the beauty of the great outdoors? A stay at the Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort in Fujairah should be your next staycation of choice where plenty of hiking adventures and more thrills await.

Here’s are 10 reasons why you’ll love the staycay at this family-friendly resort.

The hotel

Ideally located in the middle of the beautiful Hajar mountains, you’ll be trading in sweeping city skylines for nature scenes so checking out the local surroundings is a must for a change of scene.

Le Méridien Al Aqah Beach Resort

To kick back and relax, your spacious room will be sea-facing with striking views and there’s 24-hour room service.

For a much-needed pamper, opt for a massage at the Al Aqah Spa – perfect to unwind especially after a day of driving or hiking.

The food

With over five restaurants and bars, you’re sure to find something you will love. All outlets even serve up a children’s menu, so the whole family is happy.


Staying with a loved one for a special occasion? There’s champagne, freshly shucked oysters and seafood (locally sourced and fresh, of course) at Gonu Bar and Grill and a romantic dinner at Italian restaurant Sapore with premium beverages and a romantic setting.

The activities

Adrenaline junkies, pack the hiking boots as just a short distance away from the hotel there are plenty of hike trails to be conquered.

For those who love the water, Al Boom Watersports has parasailing, boat trips, fishing, scuba diving and more.

Le Méridien Al Aqah Beach Resort

Don’t want to leave the hotel premises? Swim, snorkel and discover the beauty of the Indian Oceans coral reefs and much more at the hotel’s private beach.

You can also check out the hotel’s pool, one of the largest swimming pool on the East Coast, where you can swim and top off your tan.

For little ones with boundless energy – the hotel has one of the biggest Kid’s Club in the region with plenty to keep them busy including a kid’s swimming pool and plenty of activities.

Excited? Your stay with a lavish breakfast will cost just Dhs410++ or you can go all the way and include the lunch and dinner buffet at Views restaurant for just Dhs960++. Head to the resort’s website to make your booking now.

Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Anajaimat, Dibba Road, Fujairah. Tel: (09) 244 9000, lemeridien-alaqah.com

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