Spend your holiday with a relaxing getaway…

With UAE National Day just around the corner; it’s time to start thinking about how you and your loved ones will be spending the special occasion. Spend time with family and catch the fireworks in Dubai, enjoy the grand celebrations in the capital or enjoy the public holiday at a hotel with one of the very many staycation deals across the UAE.

Here are 16 UAE National Day staycation deals to take advantage of.

Abu Dhabi

Emirates Palace

Staycation Deals National Day

This National Day, the stunning Emirates Palace is offering guests a one-night stay with prices starting from Dhs2,745 from Friday, December 2 until Saturday, December 3. The stay will include a full board National Day-inspired buffet at Vendôme, live entertainment and Arabic delicacies as well as two complimentary tickets to Qasr Al Watan – the only palace in UAE you can visit.

Emirates Palace, West Corniche, Abu Dhabi, available from Dec 2 to 3, prices from Dhs2,745. Tel: (0)2 690 9000. mandarinoriental.com

Tilal Liwa Hotel

Enjoy a staycation in the desert at Tilal Liwa Hotel this UAE National Day. Enjoy an evening with belly dancers and live singers at one of the hotel’s lovely restaurants as well as access to the pool and unlimited house drinks from 11am to 10pm. Packages start from Dhs 1,149 and are all-inclusive.

Tilal Liwa Hotel, offer valid from Dec 1 to Dec 5, prices start from Dhs1,149. Tel: (0)2 894 6111 danahotels.com

Yas Island

Looking for an adventurous staycation? Head to Yas Island – THE place to be for theme parks in the UAE. Yas Island is offering guests a ‘pick your package’ with a stay-and-play offer. This means that all packages are inclusive of theme park access for the days that you stay, as well as access to Yas Beach and Cafe Del Mar. Guests will also have optimum views of the firework display that will go off at Yas Bay on December 2 at 9pm.

Yas Islands, prices subject to hotel of choice, from Dhs4,834 for 3 nights. yasisland.com


Al Habtoor Polo Resort

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city at this tranquil resort. Offering guests a two night stay in a deluxe room or an executive suite, as well as a breakfast buffet and an afternoon tea at the Equestrian Lounge from 3pm to 6pm during the guests stay. There is also complimentary access to the pool.

Al Habtoor Polo Resort, 611 Emirates Road, Wadi Al Safa 5, offer valid between December 1 and December 5. Room rates start from Dhs1,899. Tel: (0)4 435 4496 habtoorpoloresort.com 

Anantara The Palm

Save up to 25 per cent this UAE National Day using the ‘LOCALS’ when you make your reservations. Holiday packages start from as little as Dhs700 and are inclusive of breakfast for two daily, as well as 20 per cent off in restaurants and 25 per cent off on selected activities.

Anantara The Palm Dubai Resorts, Palm Jumeirah, East Crescent, Dubai, offers start from Dhs700, Tel: (0)4 567 8888. anantara.com

Caesars Palace Dubai

There is a buzz at the hotel. With new attractions, football fever and seasonal entertainment headed our way. Caesars Palace Dubai are offering guests the chance to save 20 per cent off on bookings as well as breakfast for two per room per night and a late in-room breakfast until 3pm for two per suite, per night.

Caesars Palace Dubai, Bluewaters Island. Tel: (0)4 556 6666 caesars.com

Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection

Staycation Deals National Day

Valid from Wednesday, November 30 to December 5, guests are invited to enjoy 20 per cent off on selected food and beverage outlets as well as 25 per cent off on accommodation inclusive of breakfast. You and your family (two adults and two children up to six years old) will also receive four bronze tickets to see the enchanting La Perle performance.

Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection, Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Marina, Dubai, 25 per cent off on stay from Nov 30 to Dec 5. Tel: (0)4 399 5000. marriott.com

JA The Resort

ja the resort

There are a number of fantastic deals at JA The Resort to enjoy this UAE National Day. Packages start from Dhs1,971 for two adults. There will also be a festive buffet taking place on December 2 for Dhs550 per person from 7.30pm to 11.30pm.

JA The Resort, Jebel Ali, offer valid from Dec 2 to Dec 3. Tel: (0)4 814 5500 jaresorthotels.com

Park Hyatt

Park Hyatt is offering guests the opportunity to book their stay between December 1 and December 20 with a discount of up to 25 per cent off on all suites. Patrons can also enjoy breakfast at Brasserie du Park which is a lovely alfresco dining experience with views of the Marina. You need to book before December 1.

Park Hyatt, Dubai Creek Resort, Port Saeed, 25 per cent off from December 1 to December 20. Tel: (0)4 602 1000 hyatt.com

Raffles The Palm

There are a whole host of staycation offers available to take advantage of at Raffles The Palm this UAE National Day. There is a family offer that consists of complimentary breakfast and lunch or dinner, a Dhs150 spa credit and funfilled kids activities and room rates start from Dhs2,200.

Alternatively you can avail the Half Board package which is available for lunch or dinner at Le Jardin Restaurant as well as Piatti By The Beach with a Dhs295 credit per person. The room rates are from Dhs2,400

Raffles The Palm, room rates start from Dhs2,200 from December 1 to December 4. Tel: (0)4 248 8888 raffles.com

Rove Hotels

ROVE Hotel. Expo City

This National day across all nine locations, if you book between 29 November and 1 December and guests will receive 40 per cent off on their stays. The offers will be valid until January 31, 2023.

Rove Hotels, various locations around Dubai. rovehotels.com

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa


This hotel is the perfect location for a couples weekend or a family break. Offers start from Dhs1,990 and are inclusive of a complimentary upgrade to the next room category, full board and alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Palm Jumeriah, offers start from Dhs1,990, valid until Dec 21. Tel: (0)4 275 4444 tajhotels.com

Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens

Staycation Deals National Day

The community-focused hotel in The Greens is offering guests 20 per cent off with late and early check out. Staycation lovers can also enjoy Dhs200 redeemable on food and beverages per day, which can be used at Social Company or Lah Lah. Children ages 11 and under can stay and dine for free while adults can enjoy 30 per cent off on treatments at Native Club.

Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens, Dubai, Tel: (0)4 519 1111 jumeirah.com


Zoya Health and Wellbeing Resort

Staycation Deals National Day

This UAE National Day, Zoya invites guests to relax and rejuvenate with unmissable offers. Check-in during the National Day weekend and receive a catered program with an array of benefits. Packages start from Dhs3,000 for three-night stay from December 1 to 4 December for two guests, inclusive of all meals, as well as a myriad of well-being offers.

As part of the offer, guests will also receive an oxygen-therapy session for two, a soothing and intense deep tissue massage for two, as well as full access to the spa facilities such as a steam bath or sauna.

Zoya Health and Well Being Resort, Al Zorah Marina, Ajman, offers start from Dhs3,000 from Dec 1 to 4. Tel: (0)6 557 65555 zoyawellbeing.com

Ras Al Khaimah

Waldorf Astoria

UAE National Day

Guests can avail a fantastic deal this National Day in RAK. Head down to the iconic beach resort for an incredible staycation. Waldorf Astoria is offering hotel guests the opportunity to stay in the King Juniour Suite with sea view for the price of a King Deluxe Room. The King Juniour Suite is a luxurious room with a lounge area, amazing views of the Arabian Sea and an opulent black marble bathroom.

Waldorf Astoria, Al Hamra Village, Ras Al Khaimah, valid from November 20 to December 2022. Book your stay direct here

DoubleTree by Hilton Resort and Spa Marjan Island

UAE National Day

This National Day, guests are welcomed to enjoy an indulgent stay at the DoubleTree with a special Brunch and Stay package for Dhs1,121. The stay will include a brunch of course, at the amazing Islander’s Brunch from 1pm to 4pm on Saturday at the Vespa and Brasserie Terrace. It is also inclusive of a complimentary breakfast the following morning and a late checkout at 5pm.

DoubleTree by Hilton Resort and Spa Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah. Valid from December 3 to December 4. Tel: (0)7 203 0000 

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