Discover the eternal sunshine of the United Arab Emirates
Dubai will tempt you with its fabulous shopping opportunities and unbelievable entertainment experiences - anyone for skiing? Abu Dhabi is the more laid-back, older sister to Dubai and you'll enjoy the fusion of Arabian tradition in a modern metropolis. Fujairah is the rising star of the UAE, so beat the crowds as you swim in crystal clear waters and explore historic sites.
The warmth of the winter sun will bring you to the UAE, but it's Rotana's famed levels of hospitality, choice of tempting restaurants and chic accommodation that will make your holiday one to remember and keep you coming back for more. With 25 fabulous properties to choose from, you can stay with Rotana again and again, and enjoy a different experience each time.
Rotana will be welcoming six new properties to its collection in 2008, and there are plans for a further 34 to open 2009 - 2012. Rotana has recently developed its collection into four sub-brands; Rotana Hotels & Resorts, Centro Hotels by Rotana, Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana and Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts by Rotana.
Rotana Hotels & Resorts’ focus is on holidaymakers looking for quality accommodation and entertainment. Centro Hotels by Rotana delivers superior accommodation at an affordable price. Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana are all-suites hotels, designed with the longer-stay traveller in mind. Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts by Rotana is an innovative new hotel concept offering an alcohol-free environment.
Three brand new Rotana hotels will be opening in Dubai in late 2008. Each hotel is uniquely designed and all the properties will undoubtedly make their mark on the city’s skyline. Media Rotana is a contemporary haven of dramatic architecture and style, close to Dubai Media City. Rose Rotana will be an instant land mark in Dubai. The hotel stands at 323 metres high, making it the world’s tallest all-suites hotel. Amwaj Rotana is a picturesque beachfront destination, the ultimate place-to-be for luxury, comfort and tranquility.
Rotana already has a strong presence in Dubai. The existing collection includes the Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, a five-star hotel that is proud to be a member of the Leading Hotels of the World portfolio. The property is located in the heart of the city, close to major shopping malls and the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.
Gold Medal (goldmedal.co.uk) offers three nights at the Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai, UAE, for £649 per person, based on two sharing. Price includes accommodation in a Classic Room on a bed & breakfast basis, including return flights with Qatar Airways from London Gatwick to Dubai. Travel between 30/01/09 – 19/02/09.
Holidaymakers’ interest in Fujairah is gathering momentum, so head to the ‘undiscovered’ Emirate for a stay at the Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa. The resort is a secluded retreat in a magnificent setting, nestled between the Hajar Mountains and the majestic Indian Ocean. It reflects a warm, friendly and relaxed atmosphere with lush gardens, white sand beaches, sparkling pools and cascading waterfalls. Here guests rediscover genuine care, outstanding service and authentic cuisine.
Dream Ticket (dreamticket.com) offers four nights at the Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa, Fujairah, UAE, for £609 per person, based on two sharing. Price includes accommodation in a Classic Balcony Room on a half-board basis, transfers and return flights with Qatar Airways from London Gatwick to Dubai. Travel between 11/01/2009 - 15/02/2009.
Rotana’s first ‘Zen the spa at Rotana’ was opened at the Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, a magnificent, five-star hotel located in Abu Dhabi. Centrally positioned on its own private stretch of pristine white beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea, the hotel is directly linked by a passageway to the exclusive Abu Dhabi Mall, stocked with some of the world's most elite brands.
Kuoni (kuoni.co.uk) offers seven nights at the Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE, from £1,250 per person, based on two sharing. Price includes accommodation in a Classic Room on a half-board basis, transfers and return flights with British Airways from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi. Travel between 01/02/2009 - 28/02/2009.
Escape to the sun and capture the warmth of summer all year round with Rotana. For more information and to book, go to Rotana.com.