x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 21 January 2018

Three of the best: bargain hotel stays in Bangkok and the UAE

Looking to get away but have a budget in mind? Check out these options.

Grab a bargain break in Al Ain complete with a trip to Al Ain zoo. Courtesy Al Ain Zoo
Grab a bargain break in Al Ain complete with a trip to Al Ain zoo. Courtesy Al Ain Zoo

Three nights’ bed and breakfast in Bangkok: Dh1,046

Benefits: Book a stay in the Swissotel Le Concorde Bangkok and you will receive an automatic upgrade to a 45 square metre superior queen suite with free Wi-Fi and separate lounge area. The offer, from triperna.com, includes late checkout of 4pm, a daily buffet breakfast and a free buffet dinner. If you prefer to give this deal as a gift, the voucher is valid until June 1 and is suitable for a family with two children under 12.

Watch out for: This price is for the room only, so you still need to pay for your visas and flights.

One night in Al Ain with breakfast and zoo visit: Dh649

Benefits: Save 46 per cent on a one-night stay at the Danat Al Ain resort. The deal from Groupon.ae comes with breakfast and a family ticket to Al Ain Zoo. The voucher is valid for bookings until the end of January.

Watch out for: The cost is higher for families with children over the age of six.

One night at Al Raha Beach with Yas access: Dh701

Benefits: Save 50 per cent on a night at the Al Raha Beach Hotel with two entry tickets to Yas Waterworld or Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. This Groupon offer, valid until January 13, comes with a buffet breakfast, free Wi-Fi and a daily visit to your theme park of choice. This coastal resort features a children-friendly playground.

Watch out for: This deal is not valid for December 28 to January 4.