Let a Middle Eastern holiday charm your family! Our extensive first-hand knowledge of the region’s impressive resorts will enable us to find the perfect match for you. Visit the Ferrari themed fun park in Abu Dhabi, or marvel at Dubai with its Aquaventure and Wild Wadi (free when staying at a Jumeirah property). We know that families love to be together on holiday and this is a place where children can play and adults can re-discover the halcyon days of carefree fun. Call our Middle East experts now.
‘Beachfront Luxury; Prime Location’
Overlooking the Arabian Gulf and set in 19 acres of gardens, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa is the perfect location for a beach/city break. There are 504 rooms and suites with sea or Dubai Marina views. Facilities include three swimming pools, a splash pool and a kid’s pool; direct beach access with water sports, a spa and fitness centre. There are 13 restaurants and bars offering International cuisine including European and Middle Eastern.
‘Spacious Summer Houses – Cosy Courtyard Setting’
Madinat Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf consists of traditional summer houses with central courtyard, set amongst winding waterways, meandering paths and landscaped gardens. Each Summerhouse has a balcony that overlooks the Burj Al Arab or the Arabian Gulf and in their courtyards with Arabian Majilis or living room drinks are served daily. Traditional Abra boats or golf buggies can be used to explore the Madinat Jumeirah resort which comprises Madinat Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah Al Naseem and Madinat Jumeirah Al Qasr. The resort is situated on a private beach and has many pools, tennis courts, squash facitilies, Talise spa and fitness centre and kids’ clubs. All guests receive complimentary access to Wild Wadi WaterparkTM. There are nearly 30 restaurants and bars across Madinat Jumeirah that offer food from around the world and feature local specialities.
‘Heart of Abu Dhabi – Landscaped Gardens and Pools’
Set on Abu Dhabi's Corniche, Emirates Palace combines traditional opulence with contemporary design. The hotel has its own private beach and marina and rooms and suites have a garden or ocean view. The hotel has two pools, the Adventure Pool has a lazy river and cascading waterfalls. The east wing pool has a pool bar, hot tub and adults-only hammocks for those looking to relax in a quiet environment. The Emirates Palace Spa has a traditional Moroccan hammam, two Jacuzzis, two steam rooms and an ice cave. There are over 10 restaurants and bars, with cuisine ranging from Italian specialties to Middle-Eastern delights.
Oman Oasis – Families will be Delighted!
Nestled in the mountains, Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa has variety of guest rooms each with a balcony featuring either a sea, garden or pool view. The hotel has several swimming pools and surrounding date palms central location. The resort is ideal for families and amenities include a kids club, adventure zone, lazy river, splash pad and more. The beachfront location means water sports Soharare on offer and on land, you will find tennis courts, beach volleyball and a fitness centre and gym. Chi, The Spa features a hydro pool, steam room, tundra and tropical showers and for the brave an ice fountain. There are 12 food and beverage outlets to dine and relax in including pool bars.
‘Secluded gardens and private beach’
One of the three distinct environments that make up One&Only Royal Mirage, a resort of 65 acres comprising landscaped gardens, private coastline and rich Arabian architecture. One&Only Royal Mirage The Palace is situated on the beachfront and has 231 guest rooms and suites, all of which face seaward and have a balcony or terrace. The Resort has three temperature-controlled swimming pools including an adult only pool situated at The Palace. The spa and hammam offer a range of traditional and modern treatments and massages and the fitness centre has state of the art equipment for keeping body in shape. Across the The Palace and Arabian Court there are 8 restaurants and 6 bars that will satiate your appetite and thirst. All guests staying at One&Only Royal Mirage can enjoy daily complimentary access to the Atlantis Aquaventure.
‘Beachfront Gardens, Romantic Arabian Architecture’
This residence is one of three distinct environments that make up One&Only Royal Mirage. The resort sits in 65 acres comprising of landscaped gardens, private coastline and elegant Arabian architecture. Typified by intricate arches, domes and towers, the One&Only Royal Mirage Arabian Court is situated at the heart of the resort and has 160 guest rooms and 10 suite. All residences are sea facing with either a private balcony or terrace. The Arabian Court is home to several of the resort’s restaurants and bars, including the striking Arabian Rooftop Bar. The wider resort facilities include a spa, fitness centre, private beach, numerous water sports, land sports and a children’s club. All guests staying at One&Only Royal Mirage can enjoy daily complimentary access to the Atlantis Aquaventure.
'Private Beach – Iconic Wave Design'
Overlooking the iconic Burj Al Arab and with its own distinctive wave architecture Jumeirah Beach has rooms and 1,2 & 3 bedroom suites that overlook the Arabian Gulf or the city. The hotel has a private beach area, five swimming pools including a fantastic children’s pool adjacent to the kids’ club and a range of land and water sports including tennis and squash. Guests enjoy free unlimited access to Wild Wadi WaterparkTM which is located next door. The J Club is home to Talise Spa which has a fitness centre, sauna, hot tubs and a steam room alongside spa treatments. Food and drink is available at a variety of venues including beach front surf classics at Ocean Blue and sky high cocktails overlooking the city at Uptown Bar. Adjacent to Madinat Jumeirah, the wider resort has over 40 dining venues to choose from.
‘Family Friendly with a Beachfront Location’
Part of the award-winning JA The Resort, JA Palm Tree Court is situated amongst gardens, waterfalls, and winding paths adjacent to the beach front overlooking the Gulf. The accommodation includes suites with private balconies or terraces. There are seven temperature-controlled swimming pools, a spa, and wellness centre. Guests can also enjoy access to over 25 restaurants and bars. Leisure facilities include a variety of land and water sports and a 9-hole, par 36 golf course. Families are perfectly catered for with a crèche and two kid’s clubs offering fun, age-appropriate activities and games.
‘Pool Villas – Beach and Mountains’
Zighy Bay is located on the headland in the northern Musandam Peninsula in the Sultanate of Oman. Accommodation comprises of a range of spa or pool villas and suites, many having access to their own pool and garden. The Six Senses Spa offers a range of holistic treatments in-villa or at the spa itself and there are a wide range of activities to take part in including scuba diving, rock climbing and sunset cruises. You can also paraglide into the resort as an exhilarating way to arrive. There are three dining options which include a hilltop gourmet experience, regional dining at the Chef’s Table, as well as bars to enjoy mocktails, cocktails and ice-cream.
‘Majestic Palace, Mountains, Private Beach’
Steeped in culture and history, The Al Bustan Palace Muscat, Oman, is located between the Sea of Oman and the Al Hajar mountain range. Rooms and suites featuring private balconies which overlook the mountain landscape, resort gardens & pools or the sea. The resort features a private beach, lagoon-style swimming pools, a children’s pool and playground and a choice of water sports including sailing, kayaking and snorkelling. There are a range of restaurants to choose from including China Mood which serves traditional authentic Chinese cuisine and the Atrium Tea Lounge which offers incredible afternoon teas.
‘Ritz-Carlton Class with Dubai Waterfront Style’
Located on the waterfront overlooking the Arabian Gulf, The Ritz-Carlton Dubai has access to a private beach. The rooms and suites have either a balcony or a terrace that overlooks the gardens, resort or the sea. The resort has a swimming pool, fitness centre, spa and tennis courts and excursions can be arranged with a concierge. There are eight restaurants and bars including the Lobby Lounge famous for its afternoon tea, Ritz-Carlton style.
‘A One-Of-A-Kind Entertainment, Leisure and Hotel Icon’
Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai is the iconic resort situated on the crescent of Dubai’s Palm Island. The resort is a luxury, ocean-themed destination, with rooms and suites facing the Dubai skyline, the Atlantis beach front, Palm and Arabian Sea, or the sealife-inhabited Ambassador Lagoon located within the hotel's Lost Chambers Aquarium. Guests staying at Atlantis, The Palm have the benefit of daily access to Aquaventure Waterpark, the world's largest waterpark with a total of 105 slides, attractions and experiences, as well as 36 incredible restaurants, bars and lounges that include both celebrity and Michelin-starred venues. The Awaken Spa presents the brand new Nailology, the first licenced nail salon in the region. The Atlantis Explorers Club is open for little ones aged 4-12 years and The Zone for teenagers 13-17 years old.
‘Desert Oasis - All-Pool Villas’
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert is a secluded retreat housing a collection of all-pool villa accommodations, designed in a Bedouin nomadic style with views of the surrounding desert. Indigenous antelope species roam the grounds freely and can be viewed from the comfort of your terrace. The Al Wadi Nature Reserve spans 500 hectares across the Ghaf Tree wooded valley within Wadi Khadeeja and can be explored through a range of activities offered by the hotel. After a day of discovery, indulge in a holistic therapy within one of the spa’s pavilions. A range of restaurants offer the finest examples of Middle-Eastern and Indian cooking.
‘Opulent Palatial Residence - Private Beach on The Palm’
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray is situated on the West Crescent of Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah. The hotels architecture has been inspired by the historic Ottoman era and the lobby has the world’s largest bohemian crystal chandelier and a grand water fountain. There are elegant guest rooms, suites and Royal Residences all of which have views across the Palm, Gulf or Dubai’s iconic skyline. The hotel has a private beach, infinity pool, kids’ club & splash zone and is the location for the Talise Spa and Fitness centre. There are ten restaurants and bars including The Musichall which has live entertainment whilst guests enjoy a gourmet dinner and Amala serves Indian food in a contemporary way.
‘Graceful and Stylish – Beach Front Location’
Situated on a private beach on Saadiyat Island, this St Regis Resort is downtown from Abu Dhabi. As well as the beach, there are three outdoor pools including a family and adults-only pool. The ‘Athletic Club’ features an indoor pool, gym, two tennis courts, and two squash courts, and offers studio classes as well as personal training sessions. Enjoy a sauna, steam room, Experience Shower and a Jacuzzi in the on-site spa. Dining venues, of which there are 6, include Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi, a day-to-night destination, and Sontaya, which serves Southeast Asian foods on floating pavilions.
‘Private Beach, Spa’
Located in Ras Al Khaimah, the most pristine of the Emirates, Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort is a luxury family beach resort and spa, with nearly a mile of private white sandy beaches. A unique location to experience authentic Arabia, the resort with 475 rooms, suites, and villas provides majestic views of the Arabian Gulf, Hajjar Mountains and miles of excellent beaches close to the Bays of Oman. The serene buildings with traditional design features have a comprehensive food and drink offering with 9 eclectic and exotic speciality restaurants which include Brazilian, Italian, and international cuisines and children and teens menus. Leisure facilities in the hotel include direct access to 1.5 kilometres of white empty beaches and beach club, spa, water sports centre, fishing and snorkelling activities, swimming pools, walking and jogging tracks, a kids club and teens club and plenty of green open spaces and gardens.
Dubai The Palm Location – Private Beach and Watersports
Located on the East Crescent of the Palm Jumeirah, Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa is a French-Polynesian inspired resort that invites guests to ‘Live the French Way.’ Accommodation ranges from Classic Rooms to apartments to Beach Villas. Play tennis, enjoy water sports off the private beach or relax in the spa. The hotel has six restaurants featuring food from around the world and there are five bars where you can enjoy live sport, be inspired by the art of cocktail making or where you can enjoy ice cream, sorbets and smoothies.
‘Cool and Contemporary - Beachside’
Madinat Jumeirah Al Naseem is positioned along a stretch of private beach, surrounded by gardens. The hotel is a part of the Madinat Jumeirah Resort which is interconnected by 3kms of waterways. Each of the rooms and suites are contemporary and well-equipped, with an open plan feel. The hotel sits adjacent to the Wild Wadi Waterpark to which guests receive complimentary access. Facilities at the resort include the Talise Spa, fitness centre, swimming pools, private beach and land and water sports. There are nearly 30 restaurants and bar around the Jumeirah Madinat complex.
'Palatial Island Oasis'
When visiting one of the most exciting cities in the Middle East, Mars Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl offers total luxury on a man-made island in the heart of Doha. Enjoy sea views from the comfort of your deluxe room before heading down for a deliciously traditional breakfast at Al Sufra. There are six other dining destinations with both local and international cuisines for you to sink your teeth into after a long day of exploring this magnificent city. Try your hand at one of the fastest growing sports on the planet with two Padel courts available to test your skills. Titan Tikes Playroom is a safe space for younger guests to relax and unleash their creative side with arts and crafts under excellent supervision.
'Beauty between the vast ocean and rugged moutain ranges'
Perfectly poised between the Al Hajar mountains and the Dibba shoreline, Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort provides a splendorous retreat for lovers of art, culture and relaxation. Proudly-labelled as Fujairah's only art-inspired resort, this hotel will have you slack-jawed as you enter one of the 181 stylishly decorated rooms which all have either marina or ocean views. This beautiful design provides a delicate contrast to the rugged mountain range in whose shadow Fairmont Fujairah resides. With a kids' club, Water Sports centre and array of other activities such as mountain hiking and boxerice, you'll never run out of things to do at this impressive beach resort.
‘Set on 9 km's of natural beach – Perfect for Families’
Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas is situated on the beach on breath taking Saadiyat Island home to indigenous Hawksbill turtles. The resort has 327 rooms and suites and 13 beach villas. Guests can enjoy a spa, fitness centre, tennis and mini-golf and for the little ones there is a kids’ club with splash zone. There are 7 restaurants and bars to choose from, including an Italian, a British/American inspired Gastro pub and Middle Eastern and Asian dishes in the main buffet restaurant.
‘Island Life – Natural Beauty’
Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort occupies a beachfront location surrounded by natural beauty. The Resort has 293 rooms and suites with a private balcony or garden access terrace overlooking the sea. There is a lagoon and kids pool as well as an adults only pool, tennis court, beachfront offering kayaking and paddle boarding and kids’ and teens’ clubs. The spa has a sauna, hydrotherapy pools, steam and salt rooms and a traditional Arabic Rasul Room and Grand Moroccan Hammam. There are three restaurants, a lounge and pool bar and a place to enjoy coffee and patisseries.
‘Thrilling Family Adventures on Yas Island’
Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island is a fantastic hotel for the whole family with its location just minutes away from Yas Islands many theme parks and adventures. Not only that but Abu Dhabi Airport is only 6 miles away from the hotel. Other fantastic amenities include a floating beach club and a 2 mile long Yas Bay waterfront promenade. For dining options aplenty there is Yas Pier with more than 50 restaurants, 20 retail outlets and a cinema and it located next to the new Etihad Arena. It is also the only hotel in Abu Dhabi to offer free access to Ferrari World, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros World.
'A Stunning Resort Nestled Into The Mountains'
Luxury resort, perfect for couples and families alike, situated along a private beach front and at the foot of the majestic Hajar Mountains. Whether its sunbathing, strolling along the promenade, dining under the stars, adventures in the desert or pampering in the spa that appeals most to you, Address Beach Resort Fujairah will leave you spoilt for choice.
'The Perfect Getaway'
Situated between the Al Hajar Mountains and the Gulf of Oman, this exclusive resort accommodates 195 spacious rooms, a state-of-the-art Talise Spa and world-class bars and restaurants. Rejuvenate in the sauna and enjoy selected treatments or explore the water whilst diving or kayaking.
'Mediterranean-Middle East Mash-up'
Just over an hour from Doha Airport you'll find this uniquely designed resort, with a Greek influence and Mediterranean feel. The contrast between the brilliant white buildings and the blue terraces and pillars make for fascinating viewing, while the clean and spacious lobby makes for a fantastic entrance. Some rooms offer sea views so that guests can enjoy the sweeping ocean between incredible dining, spa treatments and even complimentary access to Desert Falls Water and Adventure Park. Here, guests can also enjoy a private beach front villa for total privacy and freedom.