Ready to get out and explore the charms that Ras Al Khaimah has to offer? We are too.

The Gulf Tourism Capital of 2020 is situated in the glamorous United Arab Emirates in the Middle East, nearby to famous tourist hotspots Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Beautiful sunshine, warm climates, stunning beaches and traditional culture are just the cusp of what this beautiful destination has to offer.

Ras Al Khaimah boasts a gorgeous combination landscape of beautiful scenery and impressive skyscrapers, but it also houses some of the best luxury resorts in the Middle East. With phenomenal spa retreats, fantastic excursions and delicious cuisine – Ras Al Khaimah really is the perfect holiday destination.

Where should I stay?

With the array of five-star luxury resorts, you might struggle to narrow down your choices. Whether you’re looking for a romantic retreat for two, a family holiday or just your place in paradise, we’ve got the perfect hotel for you. We’ve rounded up our top three, their features and amenities to make getting back into international travel and navigating the booking process as easy as possible.

Double Tree by Hilton Resort & Spa -  Marjan Island

Doubletree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan IslandWinner of The United Arab Emirates’ Leading Family Resort award in 2019, if you’re on the hunt for the perfect family-friendly destination in the UAE – you’ve found it. 
This five-star resort was the first opened in Ras Al Khaimah and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscapes. The award-winning Double Tree boasts generous, modern rooms and suites, sea views and a fantastic array of delicious cuisine from one of their seven restaurants. 

Rooms include:

  • Sea View Terrace or Balcony
  • Wi-Fi
  • Coffee Machine , Mini Bar and Valet Services
  • Climate Control
  • Complimentary Resort Access to the Infinity Pool and Spas

There’s entertainment whatever your age – with the XclusiV Night Club for some after hours dancing for parents and the Kids Club, which entertains your 4-16 year olds throughout the day. Daily activities include water and beach sports, classes and dedicated pools, so your little ones will always be busy.

Double Tree Marjan island is a great value for money destination too - if you book the stunning Double Tree Marjan Island through Value Added Travel, you will also benefit from our exclusive “Be Exclusive” all-inclusive deal with the resort, which secures you no-limitation access to every single restaurant and bar at the resort. No other tour operator in the UK offers this deal!

Rixos Bab Al Bahr

Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Ras Al KhaimahIf you’re looking for a couples retreat – this is the resort for you. The five-star Rixos Bab Al Bahr offers an ultra all-inclusive experience at any of their six A La Carte restaurants – all you’ve got to do is book.
With adults only infinity bool, Mojito Bar and Cigar Bar, the Rixos Bab Al Bahr provides a great getaway from the stresses of everyday life. 

Situated on the beautiful Marjan Island beach, the Rixos Bab Al Bahr resort sits you in the heart of the stunning Ras Al Khaimah landscape. Just 45 minutes from Dubai International Airport (DXB), getting to this luxurious resort is a dream.

Rooms are spacious, charming, and designed with comfort in mind, with an array of suite options to choose from:

  • Deluxe Room
  • Premium Room
  • Family Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Senior Suite
  • King Suite
  • The all-new Classic Room 

Aside from these fabulous suites, the resort houses fantastic on-site facilities to keep you entertained. From the fantastic sports and leisure activities including aerobic and water classes, tennis court and swimming pools, to live music and outdoor entertainment parties, you’re never going to get bored here.

The Ritz Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi DesertOur last five-star selection (but by far our least favourite) is The Ritz Carlton. With great resort benefits such as a complimentary breakfast, private beach access and twenty-four-hour gym access, The Ritz Carlton is the absolute epitome of Ras Al Khaimah luxury.

Housing 294 modern suites with a beautiful sea view, choose from the deluxe, ocean view deluxe, club garden view, club ocean view, family room or one-bedroom options for the duration of your stay. If you’re looking to book a trip to remember, we recommend checking out the Emirates, Presidential and Royal suites. You’re sure to be impressed.

Situated in a prime location, The Ritz Carlton has everything you’d ever need to create the holiday of a lifetime. Feast in one of the resorts nine award-winning restaurants and bars and drink the night away with views of the stunning UAE landscape. 

Notable amenities include:

  • Requestable limo service
  • Spa, salon and boutique 
  • Unique spa treatments
  • Adventurous excursions
  • 24-hour valet parking
  • Complimentary Mall shuttle 

…. and much, much more!