Flights skyrocket during the holidays and spending Christmas in Dubai is no bad thing.
With winter markets, Christmas tree lightings, and festive lights visible throughout the city, Dubai is genuinely a magical place to be during the holidays.
BUT getting your home looking festive is time consuming and who needs that stress?
This is the one time of year you need to TREAT YOURSELF. This is the two day festive staycation deal you need to hear about…
DUKES Dubai is going all out with a festive staycation
Check yourself out of reality and into DUKES Dubai, a British style Palm Jumeirah located hotel.
The discounted rate includes a room and the big Christmas themed brunch on Christmas day between 1pm and 4pm on the day itself.
You’ll also get 20% off on all food and beverage outlets, (except in-room dining) access to the lazy river, infinity pool private, Palm Jumeirah beach and fitness centre.
Kids get free access to the DUKESY Kids’ Club and the hotel offers a free shuttle service between Dubai Marina Mall and Mall of the Emirates
How much? AED1,939 for two nights stay
See here for terms and conditions
If you’ve already got the tree up, there are other Christmassy events to mark down
Ditch the kitchen on Christmas Day for one great big Christmas brunch
Head to the Great British Restaurant at DUKES, where the culinary team are whipping up a great big festive feast.
Santa Claus is visiting and guests will be served up a traditional turkey with all the trimmings, Christmas pudding, trifle and more.
When? December 25 from 1pm to 4pm
Prices from AED425 per person, while kids under 12 get a 50% discount and kids under 6 go free. (If you want further 10% off all prices, use DUKESDubai06 as a booking code)
Make the holiday last longer with an epic boxing day brunch
When the fuss of Christmas day has been and gone, but you’re not ready to close off the holiday just yet, why not treat yourself to a boxing day brunch.
The rotisserie is fired up and ready to roast, so prepare yourself for one last great big helping of turkey before the end of the year.
Where? Great British Restaurant, December 26 between 1pm and 4pm from AED350
You can book it here