49 Newtownards Road
028 9015 1030
ATOL No. 11029
Dynamic Dubai & Marjan Island, RAK
This is our sixth visit to the "Emirates" in the beautiful Springtime, when the air is fresh, yet warm; the crowds are elsewhere, the shopping is great, the Desert Classic Golf is on. It is a great time to visit.
In 2019, we return to the beautiful 5* Deluxe Marjan Island near Ras al Khaimah, just an hour north of the airport. See below for full details.
Included in the price:
•Return flights Dublin – Dubai with Emirates
•Wide-bodied Boeing 777 – 300ER super jet
•20kgs checked luggage per person - see below for extra luggage allowance
•All meals and drinks aboard flight
•Private transfer from airport to hotel (v.v.)
•7 Nights accommodation at 5* Deluxe Doubletree Resort & Spa by Hilton, at Marjan Island, Ras al Khaimah.
•7 Breakfasts & 7 Dinners
•Welcome drinks reception at hotel
•FREE Tea/Coffee in rooms
•FREE WiFi throughout hotel
•Escorted throughout by Alan Couser
•Full ATOL Protection
•All taxes and fees
Not included in the fare:
•Travel insurance •Gratuities / Tips (See below)
•Optional excursions (See below)
•Any meals or drinks not included in itinerary.
•Entrance to Dubai Golf Classic or any other event.
Flights & Transportation
Sunday, 27th Jan 2019
Emirates flight departs Dublin 8.20pm, arr 07.50am
Private coach or taxi to hotel. Arrive hotel around 10.30am
Monday, 04th February 2019
Depart hotel aflight includes one piece of luggage, weighing no more than 20kgs and one piece of hand-luggage, weighing no more than 8kgs per person.
If you wish to have a larger luggage allowance, you can select (at time of booking only) to increase this to 30kgs per person for an extra £60 return. You can, if you wish, purchase this on a "one-way" basis for just £30. We must be made aware of this at time of booking, as the cost to increase your allowance later is much higher. By selecting to pay for extra luggage, you can also pre-select your seats. Otherwise, these can only be selected 48 hours pre-flight.
5* Deluxe Doubletree Resort & Spa by Hilton
We return to the Emirate of perennial hospitality and sunshine, with stunning white sand beaches is the Doubletree Resort & Spa by Hilton at Marjan Island in Ras al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. Just 60 or so minutes away from the bustling metropolis of Dubai known for its sightseeing, shopping and entertainment, Marjam Island offers a delightful contrast by inviting guests to take a gentler pace across its own stretch of gorgeous shoreline. Enjoy a swim in opal hued, clear waters or dive in to the expansive infinity pool and swim up for a drink at the bar. A place to soak in genuine Arabian traditions and hospitality.
All of our spacious rooms feature balcony or terrace with sea or pool view, a minimum of 32sq mt (350sq ft), luxury bathrooms with walk-in showers, coffee making facilities, air-con and divine, comfortable beds. The hotel sits on its own 600 metre stretch of pristine beachfront and boasts no less than 5 pools and 14 restaurants / bars. Looking for a little relaxation? Then the fitness centre and spa will satisfy this need with authentic treatments.
We offer a range of room types but everyone will be guaranteed a balcony and/or terrace with a pool, garden or sea view. If you wish to upgrade, please give us a call and we will get you the rates for suites, etc.
Upgrade to "All Inclusive" at Marjan Island. This includes lunch and most drinks throughout the day, throughout the resort. Cost £30pp/pd
Add 3 nights pre-tour at the Dubai Desert Classic. Stay at the at Marina View 5* Apartments, just a few minutes from the course. Click here for details:
3 nights, room only £205pp based on one-bedroom apartment
3 nights, B&B basis £225pp
Price includes transfers to/from airport and/or Ras al Khaimah
Excursions & Activities
Six Nations Rugby on the Big Screen at Irish Village- with famous Fish & Chips
Cost £45pp - includes famous Fish & Chips dinner and taxi from/to hotel
Join us to watch the start of the Six Nations Rugby tournament at the incredible Irish Village. Take your seats in front of the Big Screen and you will think you are actually at the match. Famous for its Fish & Chips, the Irish Village is the ideal venue to spend a wonderful evening in Dubai. Scotland take on Italy as the opener at 7.15pm, folowed by Ireland against England at 9.45pm.
Visit the world's tallest building - Burj Khalifa
Cost £55 pp - includes visit to Address Dubai, cocktail and visit to 125th Floor.
This excursion does not include travel to Dubai Mall , where there will be some time for shopping or browsing. Stop and admire the world's biggest aquarium before we go to view the magnificent fountains. We then go to the Address Hotel at Dubai Mall for a cocktail or drink on the 42nd floor, where we have spectacular views over the Burj Khalifa and the famous fountain display below. (This is subject to the bar being open. Otherwise we will have cocktails elsewhere) After our sojourn here, we walk to the foot of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. We have guaranteed booked tickets to whisk us up to the 125th floor, where we will have stunning views of Dubai by night. Full details to follow:
More excursions to follow:
It is expected to tip the hotel staff and anyone who serves you a meal or a drink. Bedroom staff would normally be tipped around AED10 / £2.50 pp/pd. 10% for meals, drinks, etc.
EXTEND YOUR STAY
at Marjan Island
If a week of glorious Arabian sunshine is not enough for you, why not extend your stay! Here’s the deal....
£335pp for 3 nights, Half Board
or £395 "All Inclusive"
includes unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks with dinner
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