Ramadan 2019: the best spa deals around the UAE throughout the holy month
From free hammams to the best facials to nourish dull and dry skin, here are the pampering sessions to book now
As well as being about showing both compassion and charity, the holy month is also a time to refresh.
Particularly for those fasting, it is important to take time to relax during Ramadan – and spas around the UAE are offering a range of deals: we round up the best currently on offer below.
Downtown Dubai: The Address Boulevard
The spa at this luxury Downtown Dubai hotel has introduced a special treatment to mark the holy month. The Ramadan Detox and Rejuvenate, which costs Dh550, features an exfoliating 30-minute body scrub to leave skin soft and refreshed, as well as a relaxing 60-minute massage using nourishing body balm. Guests can also add on an instant booster facial for Dh150 if they want to make it a head-to-to pamper session.
The Spa at Address Boulevard, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, open daily 9am to 10pm. To make a booking, call 04 561 8126 or email email@example.com
UAE wide: Tips & Toes
The salon, which has branches across the Emirates, has a range of treatments to keep your skin looking tip-top this Ramadan. The 60-minute Anesi Aqua Vital Hydro Detox Facial (Dh252.50) will quench dry, dull skin that needs a boost, while the 75-minute Twilight Candle Massage (Dh294) is a soothing, restorative treatment that calms aches and pains. Additionally, Tips & Toes will donate 10 per cent of the proceeds from any beauty product bought in-store throughout the holy month to charity.
Tips & Toes locations across the UAE, including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Al Ain, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah. To book, call 04 399 0550 or visit www.tipsandtoes.com for more information
Downtown Dubai: Armani/Spa
The tranquil space at the Armani Hotel, located in the Burj Khalifa, is offering guests a discount this holy month. Any treatment booked from the spa's Classic Collection – which includes options such as facials, wraps and massages – will get a 40 per cent discount. The spa is also offering 50 per cent off day passes for the pool, when you visit with a friend. Reservations are a must, and the offers are only valid Sundays to Thursday, and not on public holidays.
Armani/Spa, Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai, open daily 9am to 10pm. To book, call 04 888 3282 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
West Corniche, Abu Dhabi: Talise Spa
The focus is on truly unwinding at Jumeirah at Etihad Tower's spa this holy month. Talise is giving a 50 per cent discount on any 90-minute massage booked during Ramadan, to help you work out any kinks and knots.
Talise Spa, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, open daily 10am to 11pm. To book, call 02 811 5858 or email JADspa@jumeirah.com
Al Awir, Dubai: Samana Spa
Located about 20 minutes outside the centre of Dubai, the Melia Desert Palm offers a tranquil sanctuary away from the city's hustle and bustle, nestled among green polo fields. This Ramadan, the hotel's spa is offering a buy-one-get-one-free deal on treatments, encouraging guests to bring along a friend for a day of relaxed pampering. Options include a calming lavender scrub and brightening vitamin C facial, and spa-goers also receive access to the Melia Desert Palm's infinity pool.
Samana Spa, Melia Desert Palm, Al Awir Road, Dubai, open daily 9am to 9.30pm. To book, call 04 602 9311 or email email@example.com
Jumeirah, Dubai: The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah
The spa at the newly opened five-star hotel has crafted three curated packages for guests this Ramadan, designed to either refresh, restore or revitalise. The latter is a 90-minute hammam treatment and body mask for Dh975, while the refresh option (Dh925) boasts a personal training session, deep-relief massage and heat treatment. The restore package, meanwhile, is comprised of a 90-minute back massage and facial, and is priced at Dh925.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, open daily 9am to 9pm. To book, call 04 777 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi: Anjana Spa
The Rixos Saadiyat Island's pampering destination, which offers everything from Balinese massages to refreshing facials, is offering guests a traditional Turkish experience for Ramadan. Anyone who books a 60-minute massage until June 3 will get a free 45-minute hammam, while those who purchase any treatment between June 4 and 10 will get a free 30-minute massage or facial, in celebration of Eid.
Anjana Spa, Rixos Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, open daily 8am to 10pm. Call 0850 755 1 797 or visit www.saadiyatisland.rixos.com
Downtown Dubai: The Burj Club
For those with skin that's looking a little lacking, the Burj Club's spa vows to brighten things up with its hydropeptide facials, a treatment designed to offer anti-ageing and de-stressing benefits. This Ramadan, guests get a buy-one-get-one-free deal on hydropeptide facials, while the Burj Club's pool access pass, available on weekday, is priced at Dh90 per person.
The Burj Club Spa, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai, open daily 9am to 10pm. To book, call 04 888 3900 or email email@example.com
Dubai Media City: SensAsia Urban Spa
This just-opened hotel, in Dubai's Media City, is offering guests a chance to break their fast, as well as relax, this Ramadan. The Deeper Clean package (Dh373) comes with a full-body scrub and muscle-melting back, neck and shoulder massage, plus iftar at the Movenpick's Bytes restaurant, which is serving a range of Arabic and international dishes. The pampering session can be redeemed on the same day you choose to dine, or another day during the holy month.
SensAsia Urban Spa, Grand Plaza Movenpick Media City, Dubai, open daily 9am to 10pm, iftar from sunset to 9pm. Call 04 525 7720 or visit www.sensasiaspas.com
Updated: May 12, 2019 04:47 PM