Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
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Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah’s architecture takes inspiration from the palaces of Old Arabia, exuding sheer class and opulence with a legendary service to match. It’s prime location on the Ras Al Khaimah beach, flanked by the Al Hamra championship-standard golf course makes it one of the most desirable destinations of the region. The Dubai International Airport is reachable by a 50 minute’s drive. To maintain the vitality of your olfactory system, there are nine world-class and award-winning bars, lounges and restaurants offering innovative beverages and cuisine with varying influences from across the world. Nestled between the Hajar Mountains and the Arabian Desert, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is an oasis not only of relaxation and luxury, but also offers a wide range of excitable activities that include desert safaris, watersports, shooting and flying venues. The Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah resort has won a number of allocades over the years, ensuring it is on a par above the standards you expect. It has been awarded the top place in the 2015 Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Award – Top 25 Hotels in the United Arab Emirates. It also went on to take the crown of the 2014 World Travel Awards – Best Hotel in Ras al Khaimah after taking a modest silver award at the 2013 MENA Travel Award – Best New 5 Star Hotel.
|SEASON / PERIOD||PRICES (from)|
|January To April||£934|
|May To June||£754|
|July To August||£794|
|October To December||£1794|
The Al Fayrouz open-aired pool bar overlooks the hotel’s lap pool and beyond to the Arabian Gulf. This charming Mediterranean-themed bar is the perfect base for sundowners as you listen to the chill-out tunes while pondering a selection of refreshing cocktails.
The Cigar Bar is the venue to which you can end nights and get convivial after dinners. It has a contemporary interior reminiscent of a gentleman’s club and a menu offering a wide selection of carefully picked cigars from around the world.
QASR AL BAHAR
Living up to its name, Arabic for “Palace of the Sea” – guests can savour international cuisine prepared from various live cooking stations indoors or out on the canopied terrace with views of the swimming pools, beach and Arabian Gulf. This all-day dining venue offers breakfasts, lunches and dinners.
Taking inspiration from New York’s extravagant steakhouses – Lexington Grill is outfitted to accommodate the discerning carnivores with a delectable choice of prime steaks as well as freshest seafood flown in from the world over. It is here that Chef Lij showcases his unique dry-cured beef cuts that cannot be found elsewhere in the Middle East. It also features a cellar housing over 350 fine wines to beautifully pair dishes as recommended by the sommelier.
Flanked with vibrant Japanese Gardens, Umi’s metal-studded interiors and dimming lighting add to a moody dining experience that transports guests to a piece of Asia through it’s cuisine. It features a centrepiece teppanyaki grill where chefs dramatically prepare dishes to your liking – elsewhere in the restaurant is a quieter sushi bar where the resident sushi chef masterfully prepares sushi and sashimi.
17Squared is a striking elevated lounge and nightclub hotspot themed around champagne and velvet textures, giving it a rich interior. On the menu are extensive choices of champagne, innovative cocktails and views to die for.
Peacock Alley is a famed Waldorf tradition and can be found in all of their hotels – serving the finest teas, coffees and light bites including the renowned Waldorf Salad. The venue serves as a great meeting place throughout the day. It has delightful finishes such as a marble fountain, centrepiece glass elements representing peacock feathers, striking chandelier and an iconic public clock.
Inspired by Cote D’Azure in Southern France and the Mediterranean – Azure offers guests a mouthwatering range of healthy, light meals and firm poolside favourites. Sun coolers include freshly made juices and refreshing cocktails being served until sunset. Azure is there to ensure you never need go far for refreshments and snacks while you relax sun-lounging and listening to laid-back tunes spun by the DJ.
Famous for its High Tea sessions, Waldorf Astoria’s Camelia offers guests an extensive range of over 150 different loose teas from around the world. The in-house tea specialists will guide you into picking the perfect tea to suit your mood at a certain time of the day. The outdoor terrace with stunning views and optional shisha adds to your relaxing experience as the sun sets.
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah’s architecture takes inspiration from the palaces of Old Arabia, exuding sheer class and opulence with a legendary service to match. It’s prime location on the Ras Al Khaimah beach, flanked by the Al Hamra championship-standard golf course makes it one of the most desirable destinations of the region. The Dubai International Airport is reachable by a 50 minute’s drive.