For a dose of vitamin D and some much-needed relaxation, the 5-star Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE is well worth a visit. Boasting a beachfront location, two large swimming pools and a luxurious spa, it's clear that extravagance isn’t hard to come by here…
Ras Al Khaimah is perfect for a quiet getaway and the Waldorf Astoria provides a pleasant backdrop for your holiday in the UAE. The hotel’s elegant rooms are bright, spacious and contemporary. They provide you with air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities and a safe. Some rooms even feature a balcony where you can soak up the surrounding views.
The Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is great for families and couples alike. First, make a splash in one of the two temperature-controlled swimming pools. One is exclusively for adults, so should you wish to enjoy some alone time with your loved one, you can do so by the pool without the kids. Unwinding during your holiday has never been easier thanks to the hotel’s spa. Indulge in a range of soothing treatments and the herbal sauna. Plus, with a VIP couple’s treatment room, it could make for a tantilising date night! If you’re looking to up the ante, the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is home to 350m of private beach where you can have a go at thrilling motorised water sports or chilled non-motorised options. There’re also two tennis courts available, a gym and an 18-hole golf course to keep you occupied. Whilst you’re busy, keep the kids entertained with the indoor and outdoor Pearls Kids’ Club which offers a variety of fun activities. Ras Al Khaimah’s Waldorf Astoria also has many dining options to choose from, in fact, there are 10 restaurants and bars in total! Whether Japanese cuisine whets your appetite or perhaps grilled cuts of meat, there’s plenty of world-class restaurants to satisfy your hunger.
Ras Al Khaimah has so much more to enjoy than just crystal-clear beaches. In fact, it’s the perfect trip for adventurous travellers as well as those looking to relax. Head to Dhayah Fort for your dose of history and culture (as well as stunning views!) or ride along the world’s longest zipline from the Jebel Jais mountains.
Make yourself at home in one of the 346 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. 55-inch LCD televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.
Enjoy Middle Eastern cuisine at Marjan, one of the hotel's 9 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Visit one of the 4 bars/lounges, 2 beach bars, and 2 poolside bars for a refreshing drink. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Al Hamra Mall - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Al Hamra Marina and Yacht Club - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Dreamland - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Umm Al Quwain Motor Racing Club - 19.9 km / 12.3 mi
Khuzam Family Park - 21.9 km / 13.6 mi
Al Qawasim Corniche - 22.9 km / 14.2 mi
National Museum of Ras al Khaimah - 24.5 km / 15.2 mi
Tower Links Golf Club - 25.6 km / 15.9 mi
Khatt Hot Springs - 40.5 km / 25.1 mi
Marine Research Center and Aquarium - 44.8 km / 27.8 mi
Al Zorah Golf Club - 46.9 km / 29.2 mi
Al Hamriyah Free Zone - 47.3 km / 29.4 mi
The nearest airports are:
Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) - 80.3 km / 49.9 mi
Ras al Khaimah (RKT-Ras al Khaimah Intl.) - 33 km / 20.5 mi
Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.) - 67.8 km / 42.1 mi
The preferred airport for Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.).
Please note that as per the UAE Law you have to be 21 years old in order to check-in at the hotel.
However, if a 21-year-old adult (or older) is accompanying you during your trip, then you would be able to check-in at the hotel.