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The Ultimate Escape – Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah

Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort

Located in the emirate of Fujairah on the east coast of the UAE, the city offers ancient fjords, spectacular dive sites, coral reefs, picturesque waterfalls, hot springs, and an abundance of historical landmarks. Adding to the list of reasons is the ultimate picturesque escape at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort.

Nestled between the mighty Hajar mountains and the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, the resort is only a 90-minute drive from the Dubai International Airport, poised as a haven for families and couples, seeking to enjoy a fun-filled vacation away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

The flagship property features ‘the largest all sea-facing rooms’ alongside a two-kilometre beachfront on the Indian Ocean equipped with the best of amenities offering unparalleled panoramic views. It boasts 218 rooms including 42 classic sea view rooms, 130 superior sea view rooms, 35 Le Meridien Club rooms, 10 executive suites, and a Presidential Suite, with 66 interconnected rooms to offer spacious options to large families.

Taking guests on a curated culinary tour, offering a selection of local as well as global cuisine, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort is home to 7 eateries dedicated to treating the palates to an array of delicacies and mouth-watering treats. The resort’s famous surf & turf eatery, Gonu Bar & Grill is revered by guests for its extensive seafood-focused menu whilst enjoying unobstructed views of the Indian Ocean. Other dining options include Views, the all-day dining restaurant with floor-to-ceiling windows offering panoramic views of the landscape; Baywatch, which keeps beachgoers and pool lovers hydrated with an extensive beverage menu; Taste, inspired by the intricate art of the high-end Thai kitchen serving mouthwatering dishes in stylish surroundings; Sapore, the chic Italian restaurant with a view of beautifully landscaped gardens and the pool; Layali by Swaad, a lounge at the lower deck serving international favorites, evening cocktails and hubbly bubbly; Tea & Dates, a multi-functional lobby café.

Fun knows no bounds at the Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort. Standing true to its ethos of providing perfect family getaways, the resort houses the Le Méridien Family Kids Club  for young guests to explore a host of activities, including painting, sketching, as well as treasure hunts. In addition, the property features the largest swimming pool in the region, and the famous Al Aqah Challenge, an obstacle course where guests, guided by ERCA qualified instructors, can enjoy adrenaline-pumping activities such as zip-lining, abseiling climbing wall, double climbing wall, rope course tower, amongst many more. 

The hotel also offers Spa Al Aqah giving a new meaning to relaxation and unwinding. Fully equipped, the spa located on site offering massages and beauty treatments. Guests can expect everything from a mini facial to a 75-minute long pampering session to recharge themselves!