x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 January 2018

Travel Deals: cosy interludes in Europe and the Gulf

City breaks in Rome and Vienna, sailing in France and pampering in Abu Dhabi and Musandam.

Rome, Italy

Cox & Kings has a five-day trip to the Italian capital from Dh2,442 per person, including flights from the UAE (base fare only), accommodation, some meals, airport transfers, a city tour, sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary and one day of leisure. Visit www.coxandkings.ae or call 04 357 2628.


Abu Dhabi

The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa has a "24-hour package" that includes a superfoods breakfast for two, a resort voucher worth Dh400 and "the guarantee that you can stay in your room for a full 24 hours". From Dh1,228 per night, based on two sharing.

The "quietly recharge" spa package includes one spa treatment per stay, a Dh180 spa credit, breakfast and a late 4pm checkout. From Dh1,160 per night, based on two sharing.

Stay three nights and enjoy two rounds of golf on the National Course (home to the PGA European Tour Abu Dhabi Championship). From Dh1,343 per night, including breakfast, green fees for two, unlimited use of practice facilities, a personalised bag tag and complimentary use of a golf cart during play. All prices include taxes. The offers are valid until March. Visit www.westinabudhabigolfresort.com or call 02 616 9999.


Musandam, Oman

Six Senses Zighy Bay has a getaway package for two that includes accommodation in a beachfront Pool Villa, one tandem paraglide, a sunset cruise with house beverages and canapés, daily breakfast, a private barbecue, a couples' spa treatment, a destination dinner, Arabic sweets platters throughout the stay, laundry service on arrival (up to four pieces), the use of non-motorised water sports equipment, and a departure gift. From US$1,027 (Dh3,772) per person, per night, for a minimum of two nights, including taxes. The offer is valid until May. Call 00 968 2673 5555 to book.



Sail out of Cannes on the French Riviera with Essential Sailing's new cruise. The itinerary includes a visit to the hill-top village of Èze, sampling local produce from the markets in Vieux Antibes and soaking up culture in Nice, Cannes and Monaco. A one-week private charter sailing holiday with Essential Sailing costs from £1,259 (Dh7,138) per person (in groups of six). The price includes airport transfers, seven nights' en-suite accommodation on board, a full crew, some meals and all drinks served with meals. International airfare is not included. Visit www.essentialsailing.com to book.


Vienna, Austria

Emirates Holidays has three-night packages to Vienna with accommodation in hotels that include the Holiday Inn Vienna City, the Vienna Marriott and the Sacher Wien. Prices start from Dh4,120 per person and include accommodation (based on two sharing), breakfast, return flights and taxes. The offer is valid until February 29. Visit www.emiratesholidays.com or call 800 5252.