Ras Al Khaimah boasts some of the most sophisticated and luxurious resorts and spas in the world - providing an experience that is as memorable as it is enjoyable. Many of the hotels have won distinguished regional and international awards for excellence and commitment to providing the best services to their guests, thus making Ras Al Khaimah an ideal destination for leisure and entertainment. Listed below are some of RAK’s most distinctive resorts and spas:
Rixos Bab Al Bahr
Sprawling across the pristine white sands of Ras Al Khaimah’s tranquil Marjan Island, Rixos Bab Al Bahr offers its guests a beautiful beach, 650 stylish rooms and suites, a bevy of fine dining restaurants, stunning views and the kind of comprehensive amenities you would expect from a 5-star beach resort in the Middle East.
A 25-minute drive from the Ras Al Khaimah city centre and a 60-minute drive from the Dubai International Airport - Rixos Bab Al Bahr is the perfect getaway for UAE residents or international visitors alike.
At Rixos Bab Al Bahr, guests can indulge in all amenities and facilities the hotel has to offer at no additional cost. With a few exceptions, everything is inclusive – from the kaleidoscope of dining options and unlimited beverages, to the diverse choice of entertainment and nightlife, kids clubs, spa, sports, and recreational activities.
For more information about Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Ras Al Khaimah, please visit Rixos Bab Al Bahr Ras Al Khaimah or call +971 7 2444400.
Cove Rotana Resort Spa - Ras Al Khaimah
This elegant resort is located a few minutes away from Ras Al Khaimah's International Airport, and 45 minutes from Dubai. It offers a unique experience to its visitors in an authentic atmosphere, where traditional charm embraces the uniqueness of Arabian culture that mingles effortlessly with distinguished modern facilities.
The guest rooms feature modern Arabic designs and decorations, with private terraces overlooking stunning views. The luxury villas overlook the relaxing scenery of the garden and lakes, some of which have private swimming pools.
The resort offers a distinctive variety of international cuisine, as well as a wide range of water sports and activities such as fishing, in addition to health clubs and golf trips. Children can also stay entertained at the “Flipper’s Kids Club”.
For more information about Cove Rotana Ras Al Khaimah, please visit Cove Rotana Ras Al Khaimah or call +971 7 206 6000.
BANYAN TREE AL WADI
Be whisked away upon a magical journey across desert plains in true Arabian night's style, at Wadi Khadeja. The resort is located 45 minutes from Dubai, and 20 minutes from Ras Al Khaimah. It is the first desert resort in the UAE to provide villas with private swimming pools. Banyan Tree Al Wadi is surrounded by green Ghaf trees and visitors can enjoy a unique, relaxed experience while making the most of the amazing and widely renowned aqua treatments at the spa.
The many different restaurants offer a wide variety of Arabic, Asian and European culinary delights in ambiences that range from relaxed to fine dining.. Visitors can enjoy the opportunity to discover the nature reserve by riding camels or horses, visiting the falcon museum and opting shooting classes in the shooting club.
For more information about Banyan Tree Al Wadi please visit http://www.banyantree.com/en/em-uae-al-wadi or call +971 7 206 7777.
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa
Discover a beach resort oasis on the northern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. The Hilton Resort &Spa, Ras Al Khaimah, is only an hour and 15 minutes from the Dubai International (DXB) Airport.
This multi-award winning resort provides a leisurely pace of living, sprawled over 1.5 kilometres of private white sandy beach, offering the perfect destination for a family getaway.
The resort includes 475 stylish, spacious and comfortable guest rooms and chalet suites with internet access, 7 outdoor pools, a 24-hour fitness centre, a beach club and a water sports centre.
The hotel offers a wide range of onsite restaurants, as well as many recreational activities including horse riding, quad biking and golf. Visitors may contact the concierge to arrange a trip inland to explore the desert, and enjoy a mountain safari.
For more information about Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa please Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa or call +9717 228 8844.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Resort & Spa, Marjan Island
This charming resort offers a contemporary stay and change of pace in Ras Al Khaimah. Located in the Al Nakheel area, the resort features 112 rooms with complimentary internet access, 42 suites, a swimming pool and a celebration hall. Visitors can enjoy the various facilities offered at the resort such as the spa, the kids club, the water sports centre, and a 1.5-kilometre private beach.
Visitors can experience the traditional lifestyle of UAE’s nomadic tribes at the Bedouin Oasis Desert Camp, or marvel at the spectacular, bird’s eye view of Ras al Khaimah from a micro-light plane or a gyrocopter at the Jazirah Aviation Club or even from a seaplane, as well as a visit to the National Museum in Ras Al Khaimah.
For more information, please visit Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Resort & Spa Marjan Island or call +9717 226 0666.
Mangrove by Bin Majid in Ras Al Khaimah
The exquisite 4-star Mangrove Hotel offers its guests the opportunity to appreciate the beauty of the lush green Mangrove trees and the warm blue Gulf waters. It is ideally located near Al Corniche Hall on Al Khor Road.
The Mangrove Hotel features 186 rooms and suites, overlooking breathtaking views of the mangroves and ocean, all tastefully furnished and equipped to international standards.
The hotel offers its guests a plethora of facilities such as a spa, gym, swimming pool and much more. Visitors can enjoy a delightful dining experience with a wide variety of international cuisine at the Mangrove’s restaurants. Guests can also choose to enjoy an exquisite Safari trip – exquisite because the team ensures that!
For more information, please visit Mangrove by Bin Majid in Ras Al Khaimah, or call +9717 205 0505.
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Set in a charming beachfront location, and only 50 minutes away from Dubai, the luxurious Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is ideal for leisure getaways. This luxurious hotel features many facilities and activities including a waterpark, sailboat cruises, shooting sports, safaris and much more.
The hotel consists of 346 rooms and suites, overlooking the Arabian Gulf and the Majestic Hajjar Mountains. Visitors can enjoy a delicious variety of culinary experiences from international and local cuisines.
The hotel offers distinctive natural spa treatments, and promises its guests an experience full of adventure and relaxation. It also has a fully equipped gym, tennis court, water sports activities and a golf course. For more information, visit Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaima or call +9717 203 5555.