With a three-week Easter holiday on the horizon – it’s time to start thinking about how to make the most of the extended break.

If you don’t want to jump on a plane and would prefer somewhere closer to home, we have the most amazing family getaway to tell you about. The best thing is, it is just over an hour away from Dubai, so get your sun cream and swimmers packed up and take a look at these great staycation deals.

Le Meridien Al Aqah is in breath-taking Fujairah, and is set against the extraordinary backdrop of the Hajar Mountains, amongst lush gardens with its own private stretch of sandy beach. This five-star beachside hotel is the ultimate family destination; it is made up of 218 spacious rooms overlooking the Indian Ocean, making it the perfect choice for those looking for relaxation and adventure.

No family resort would be complete without a kids’ club, and Le Meridien Family Kids Club has something for children of all ages! For the little ones, there’s a treasure trove of toys and exploration areas, along with a special splash pad and exciting games like treasure hunts to keep them entertained for hours. And let’s not forget about the teens! They can get involved in a range of activities, making sure they have an equally exciting and adventurous experience.

If you’re into exploring, Le Meridien Al Aqah has a variety of exciting excursions! You can set out on scenic hikes around the resort, dive into thrilling water sports, or explore the mesmerising beauty of the Indian Ocean while discovering vibrant coral reefs.

But if all that sounds a bit too much like hard work during your holiday, we’ve got the perfect solution! Treat yourself to a pampering session at the Spa Al Aqah while the kids have a blast at the kids’ club. It’s a win-win – you get to relax and unwind while the little ones have fun making new friends and enjoying fun activities.

And just in time for the Easter Holidays, they have some special deals to make this break even more affordable.

Delicious dining options

There are so many places to eat at Le Meridien Al Aqah including:

Get ready for an unforgettable al fresco dining experience by the shores of the Indian Ocean at Gonu! Soak up the stunning sunset with a glass of bubbly in hand, accompanied by fresh oysters or mouth watering steak and seafood options from the à la carte menu. It’s the perfect setting for a romantic evening or a family celebration.

Craving Italian flavours? Head over to Sapore for an authentic culinary journey featuring homemade pasta and pizza, perfectly paired with a bottle of selected wine. It’s a taste of Italy right here in Fujairah!

Prefer Asian cuisine? Taste is your go-to spot, offering a delicious array of dishes from Indian thalis to Thai street bites. There’s something to satisfy every craving!

And for those wanting some sporting action, Astros bar on the 20th floor is the place to be. Catch your favourite matches while enjoying panoramic views of the seascape and sipping on your favourite drinks. It’s the ultimate sports viewing experience with a view!

And just in time for the Easter Holidays, they have some special deals to make this break even more affordable.

Half Board Package

Upgrade your stay to half-board starting from AED 900 per night, and you can enjoy rooms with a guaranteed ocean view room, breakfast and dinner at the all-day dining restaurant, Views. Buffet-style meals are served here, so make sure you come hungry.

All-Inclusive Package

And for those who are seeking for the ultimate relaxation, you can opt for the all- inclusive package from AED 1,100 per night including breakfast, lunch and dinner at Views restaurant as well as soft and selected house beverages throughout your stay.

To book this perfect getaway please visit: marriott.com/en-us/hotels/fjrmd-le-meridien-al-aqah-beach-resort/overview/?scid=f2ae0541-1279-4f24-b197-a979c79310b0  or call: 09 244 9000.

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