Sponsored: Elegance, Swiss precision and a family-friendly attitude reign supreme at this five-star Deira property.
If there’s one hotel in Dubai going out of its way to ensure an enjoyable stay for the entire family, then it’s Swissôtel Al Ghurair. The five-star property conveniently connected to Al Ghurair Centre has placed family fun, health, safety and wellness at the forefront of their summer offerings.
On FACT’s most recent stay at Swissôtel Al Ghurair, we were not only enamoured by the family-friendly concepts of the property with its exciting activities but the ability to book bespoke Kids Rooms. These rooms feature a king-sized bed or twin beds and offer special amenities dedicated towards your little princes and princesses. Each kids room is equipped with child-friendly materials, including board games, a DVD player, books, soft toys, special bathroom amenities and bed linen featuring jungle animals.
Enjoy a city break with the family this summer and check-in to spacious Family Rooms that includes one king bed and two twin beds. The stay also includes buffet breakfast and tickets for either Laguna Waterpark or Green Planet for two adults and two children.
Children below six years are eligible to dine for free at any of Swissôtel Al Ghurair’s restaurants, while parents have the chance to indulge in its unique dining offers of the Marco Polo Afternoon Tea, Vitality Lunch, or S.B.G. Weekend Barbecue Buffet.
The fun-filled journey starts from the moment of arrival at the dedicated family check-in desk. ‘Little Explorers’ are then encouraged to embark on a treasure hunt and decipher riddles to help locate cartoon characters that have been carefully placed throughout the hotel and brought to life by the talented grade eight students from the Swiss International School in Dubai. Special rewards await children as they complete the various challenges found inside the playful welcome kit.
Family Play-cation rates start from AED 725 per night. While upgrading to a luxurious Family Suite offers AED 500 food and beverage credit and guaranteed late check-out.
Summer Spa Flash Sale
Nominated for best ‘city spa’, ‘spa signature treament’ and ‘couples treatment’ at the FACT Spa and Wellness Awards Dubai 2021, Swissôtel Spa boasts eight treatment rooms in a serene environment that offers one of the largest spa and wellness centres in Deira.
This summer, avail a 50% discount on all 60 and 90 minute treatments. Starting with a consultation with an expert therapist at the spa reception, followed by a soothing beverage at the relaxation room and access to the jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and outdoor swimming pool. Whether visiting for a facial, couples massage or body scrub, a series of bespoke wellness treatments are offered by Swissôtel Spa’s team of expert therapists.
Swissôtel Spa is open Sunday to Wednesday, from 10am to 10pm and Thursday to Saturday, 10am to 11pm.
Family Daycation and Vitality Lunch
One of the most important factors to consider when visiting Swissôtel Al Ghurair is how family-friendly the hotel is. Aside from the rooftop swimming pool and access to the shops and dining destinations with the Al Ghurair Centre, this particular property prioritises children and puts them front and centre of the experience.
Spend a day with the family at the palm flanked outdoor pool, which offers an oasis in the heart of historic Dubai. Then, follow your morning of fun in the sun with Liwan Restaurant’s healthy Vitality Lunch. The lunch includes nutritional options like quinoa and kale Salad, garden vegetable minestrone soup, focaccia bread with smoked salmon and signature Swiss chocolate cake. While parents indulge in a well balanced, children can enjoy a main course starting from AED 35, complemented by a juice or a chocolate brownie.
The Vitality Lunch is available daily from 12pm to 3 pm AED 55 per person (two courses) and AED 65 per person (three courses).
Swissôtel Al Ghurair offers a modern five-star property located close to Dubai International Airport and Dubai Union Metro Station, allowing for easy exploration of new and old Dubai. With its surprising spa, delightful dining options and family-friendly nature, the hotel provides not only value for money but experiences that will be remembered and cherished by the entire family.