Top Summer Spa Deals in the UAE for the Girls

Top Summer Spa Deals in the UAE for the Girls

30 Jun 2014

Fancy a pamper this summer but don't want to go alone? We run down the best treatments to get with your girlfriends, they're lush!

Anantara Spa 
The treatment: Palm Retreat
How long: 180 minutes 
How much: Dhs2,500 for two
The brand-new spa at Anantara’s resort on The Palm is one of the biggest in the UAE, with 17 treatment rooms plus luxurious suites all set around the resorts water villas – it’s breathtaking! The newly opened hotel has everything you need for a relaxing experience with friends or family members, and no treatment is better than the Palm Retreat. The two-person treatment begins with a soothing foot massage for each of you, followed by alternate steam room sittings and exotic herbal baths. After relaxing on the mood loungers, you’ll be indulged with an Arabian body wrap, scrub and Arabian massage. The whole process is absolutely delightful, and Anantara’s friendly staff will put you at ease throughout the treatment. It’s a great way to spoil your guests!
INFO: Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, East Crescent, Palm Jumeirah, 04 567 8888,

Soma Fit & Spa 
The treatment: Detoxifying spa journey
How long: Two hours
How much: Dhs695 for one and Dhs1,099 for two
This treatment is designed to eliminate toxins and excess water from your system, leaving you with a trimmer figure and smoother skin. It’s a great way to detox, and even more fun if you do it together! You’ll begin with a sauna session for you and your friend, followed by full-body exfoliation with hot ginger-lime sugar and black soap, which has a cooling effect, as does the green clay wrap that follows it. Your hands and feet will then be massaged, increasing blood circulation to your skin. Finally, you’ll receive a 20-minute head massage followed by a deep-tissue massage. When the treatment is complete you’ll feel noticeably more energetic and revitalised.
INFO: Hotel Pullman Dubai Deira City Centre, 04 294 1222,

The Spa 
The treatment: Rhassoul experience for two
How long: 180 minutes 
How much: Dhs2,980 for two
Treat your mum or deserving sister to this luxurious treatment – it’s great as a gift for someone special, and as a treat for yourself! The treatment begins with a softening sea salt and oil exfoliation before a selection of nourishing mud is smoothed onto the body. Next, you’ll each soak in separate therapeutic baths prior to a luxurious two-hour treatment of your choice. You can choose from any of the two-hour treatments on the spa menu. All of the treatment rooms are in clusters of three, so you can choose to be in the same room as your friend or in your own private room next door if you’d prefer.
INFO: One&Only Royal Mirage Dubai, 04 399 9999,

Wafi Cleopatra’s Spa 
The treatment: SPArty
How long: Depends on treatments 
How much: From Dhs400 per person
Cleopatra’s Spa offers unique SPArties to ladies wanting to enjoy a spa day with their friends. Head down there together and book a day of pure relaxation. The SPArty packages include signature face and body treatments, salon services, make-up and grooming, as well as evening dining offers in any of Wafi’s seven restaurants. Cleopatra’s can even arrange for guests to be collected by limousine. Either opt for a small gathering or, if it’s a big occasion, book a SPArty for up to 50 guests! Each booking will be tailor-made to your needs and you can even meet the spa event planner beforehand to choose your treatments.
INFO: Minimum of 10 guests; prices include access to the relaxation area, spa pool, sauna and plunge pool, as well as treatments and evening dining, Wafi Mall, 04 324 7700,

Fairmont Willow Stream Spa 
The treatment: Trophy package
How long: All day 
How much: Dhs995 for two
While your husband watches the FIFA World Cup, grab the girls and head to Willow Stream Spa for a day of pampering. Guests who book this package during the World Cup will get a second treatment absolutely free! The Trophy Package includes one 90-minute signature spa treatment, as well as a second free treatment and access to the 500m beach overlooking the Dubai skyline.
INFO: Guests must quote “The trophy package” when booking, Fairmont Palm Jumeirah, 04 457 3388,

Wafi Salt Cave Spa 
The treatment:  Salt cave therapy
How long: 45 minutes 
How much: Dhs200 per session for Ahlan! readers
The Salt Cave Spa is the perfect atmosphere for a girly get-together. Grab your mates and head to the one-of-a-kind location in Dubai’s Wafi Mall. With availability of up to 10 loungers, providing you book early enough you can bring a maximum of nine friends with you. According to the spa’s staff, salt is full of negative ions that provide a positive mood and re-energise, and, once inside, you’ll relax for 45 minutes on a lounger while the salty atmosphere detoxes, rejuvenates and cleanses your body. All you need to do is lie back, chat with the girls and relax!
INFO: Salt Cave Spa is offering Ahlan! readers a 20 per cent discount on sessions when booked with one or more friends. 1st floor, Wafi Mall, Oud Metha Rd, Dubai, 04 370 8877, 

N Bar 
The treatment:  Soothe & Smoothe Pedicure 
How long: One hour 
How much: Dhs130 for one
All ladies love to have their nails manicured, and it’s even better going with your friends! N Bar has an exclusive offer running throughout the summer which is perfect for groups of girls. Book a Soothe & Smoothe pedicure and receive a complimentary polish change or ‘cut and file’. The Soothe & Smoothe treatment is perfect for those tired feet. The yummy-smelling herbal-based mask soothes the skin while a gentle exfoliating foot massage takes away the aches and pains that come with wearing high heels too often and exposing feet to the summer heat! 
INFO: Valid at all N Bar branches excluding Grosvenor House, 800 62278, 

Radisson Blu Zen Spa 
The treatment: Zen triple mask organic facial and anti-stress relaxing massage
How long: Two hours 
How much: Dhs875 for one, Dhs1,250 for two
Zen Spa is offering a special deal on one of its luxurious treatments when you visit with your pals. It begins with an intense facial treatment that helps get rid of dead skin cells and clear congested pores. Next, you’ll receive an intensive and de-stressing massage to banish muscle stiffness and fatigue. You’ll be offered a choice of oils to suit your needs, be it soothing, calming or energising. This treatment is perfect for frequent travellers or people who are overworked.
INFO: Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City, 04 366 9111,

Ritz-Carlton DIFC 
The treatment: Relaxing aromatherapy massage and evening tea
How long: 180 minutes 
How much: from Dhs495 per person
Spend an afternoon relaxing in the spa, followed by an evening of tea and cakes with friends. Enjoy a 50-minute Aromatherapy Massage or one-hour facial of your choice before savouring some social time over traditional Arabic tea, featuring sweet and savoury favourites as you see in the evening in the stunning Lobby Lounge.
INFO: Gate Village, DIFC, Dubai, 04 372 2222,  

Rebecca Treston at Euromed Clinic 
The treatment: Choice of skin peels
How long: One hour
How much: from Dhs400
Skin specialist Rebecca Treston’s treatments at Euromed Clinic offer some of the most advance spa technology in the region. Euromed is offering lucky Ahlan! readers a buy one, get one free deal on some of its most popular skin peels when booking with a friend. Choose from the salicylic acid, mandelic acid, lactic acid or glycolic acid peels, depending upon your skin type. Sound daunting? The centre’s staff can advise you on which peel would be most suitable for your skin type. 
INFO: From Dhs400, Villa 611, Jumeirah Beach Rd, Jumeirah 3, Dubai, 04 394 5244,

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