The Oberoi, Dubai
With The Dubai Shopping Festival in full swing, it would be wise to take a few days off to make the best of all those nifty deals. Well, The Oberoi, Dubai in Business Bat is giving bargain hunters a helping hand by offering a staycation that focuses all it’s attention on shopping. And with over 700 top brands giving away deals, there’s a lot to get through.
For two-night stays, the five-star resort is offering free shuttle services straight to The Dubai Mall throughout the day, along with a huge buffet breakfast so you’re full of energy for a big bout of shopping. That’s not all, as The Oberoi will even throw in Dhs200 worth of credit to be used for food and beverage or at the Oberoi Spa.
If you have a family to bring along, that’s fine, too, as two children aged 12 and below get to stay for free. Time to let the shopping expedition commence.
From Dhs1,100. Until Feb 3. The Oberoi, Business Bay, Dubai (04 444 1444).
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