Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah offers ornate high rise luxury with a highly affordable price tag.
7 nights from 1,288 pp . Special promotional offers apply in Spring , Summer and early autumn 2018 including room upgrades and free transfers from Dubai Airport .
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is one of the very best priced luxury hotels in the region. Incredible ornate and great beachfront setting. The design style seems to take influence from the Taj Mahal, The Palace of Versailles, and probably a few more and then has added Arabian extravagance and opulence .
Ras Al Khaimah is the northernmost of the seven Emirates, 50 minutes drive from the gateway airport of Dubai. It is developing but at a much slower pace than its higher profile neighbours .
Al Khaimah has a choice of 364 rooms and suites.
All are spacious with an intricate Arabian theme throughout, offering both inland views over the gardens or out to the beachfront.
Private 300m beachfront with generally soft sand and low waves
Two swimming pools – One adults only
selection of water sports (extra cost, subject to weather conditions)
Award wining Spa
Numerous restaurant options on site, plus several more in the shopping centre a few minutes walk away
18 hole golf course adjacent
Helipad just in case you want to arrive in extra style!
Proudly grand and ornate, instant WOW! ” Yes that really is gold ! ” Excellent facilities both in and around the resort.
If this quality of hotel was in Dubai the price would be at least 20% more. Super soft sand beach. Dubai shopping is easily accessible ( just an hour drive ) plus the town of Ras Al Khaimah has its own range of shopping malls and small markets and the mountains and coves of Musandam (known as the Fjords of Arabia) are just over an hour drive. Equally accessible would be desert drives and exploration plus probably the longest and fastest zip wire experience .
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