The Golf Getaway
Since opening in 1998, JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort has been a permanent fixture on the UAE sporting scene and has long been considered Dubai’s leading resort for couples, families and of course, keen golfing fans.
Over the years, the popular golf course has played host to the world’s greatest players, including Tiger Woods, Ernie Els, Nick Faldo and JA Resorts & Hotels’ ambassador Rafa Cabrera Bello.
The recently renovated 3,299-yard, par 36 course offers challenges and benefits to players of all levels. The updated course includes a state-of-the-art Toro irrigation system to ensure more consistent and manicured fairways and roughs, as well as reducing the impact on the environment.
In addition to professional grade greens, the sprawling resort includes plenty to keep you entertained post-game, including swimming pools and beach facilities, a fitness centre and a variety of both gourmet and casual dining outlets and bars.
The Family Getaway
Round up the little one and escape on a fun-filled trip to the Maldives. Situated on a private island, the JA Manafaru is a tropical paradise featuring large multi-bedroom villas perfect for the whole family.
Take your pick from either a water villa or beachfront stay, all of which are modern, spacious and fitted out with luxurious furnishings and spa-worthybathrooms.
There is lots to see and do for everyone, especially children who will love the variety of daily activities, such as fish feeding and snorkelling. The resort also houses CoolZone, a dedicated kids area featuring a swimming pool, mini daybeds, a games room, climbing wall and an herb garden for little green fingers.
A team of child-friendly minders will be on hand to keep tots entertained with action-packed activates including cooking classes, crab hunting and pirate dress-up sessions.
The family-friendly resort can also provide children’s cribs, high chairs, bottle warmers and more, along with a babysitting service in case you and your other half fancy a dinner to yourselves.
The Romantic Retreat
Enjoy a romantic trip with your loved one at the Enchanted Island Resort in the Seychelles. The beautiful resort has been described as pure paradise – one glance at the lush tropical gardens and decadent sea-view villas upon arrival will quickly prove why.
Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon holiday or a well-deserved romantic trip for two, the Enchanted Island Resort will certainly provide memories to last a lifetime.
The private island features a host of villas to choose from, including the Owner’s Signature Villa – a two-bedroom sanctuary perched atop the island with incredible sea views and your very own swimming pool and private deck, perfect for relaxed in-villa BBQ dining under the stars.
Spend your days poolside soaking up the sunshine and embarking on boat trips around the nearby islands. In the evening, sample delicious creole-inspired dishes at Bounty restaurant before capping off the night with cocktails at Castaway Bar to the sound of waves gently lapping beneath you.