Emirati Women’s Day is here this August 28, celebrating everything about the local ladies that make this country great.
You’ve got a national holiday named after you, so it’s only natural you get to treat yourself, right?
Here’s a quick list of some of the great deals you can take advantage of across town – from spa deals to food.
Get pampered at the Cleopatra Spa and Wellness
There’s never not an excuse to kick back and grab some spa time. Elemis, the British skincare and spa brand have teamed up with the Cleopatra Spa to bring ladies a big ol’ discounted beauty package until August 28.
The package costs Dhs850 and includes a 30-minute Elemis lime and ginger salt scrub, a 60-minute facial and a 60-minute Balinese massage.
Ground floor, Pyramids at Wafi, Oud Metha. Offer ends August 28. Tel: (04) 3247700. cleopatrasspaandwellness.com.
Grab a discounted bakery snack
Everyone loves a pastry, and on August 28 Tawa Bakery in the Al Muneera Plaza, Abu Dhabi are offering 28 per cent off all items on the menu for Emirati women in celebration of Emirati Women’s Day. Everything from drinks to mains and desserts are discounted.
Al Muneera Plaza, Al Raha Beach, Abu Dhabi. Offer on August 28 only. Open daily 8am to 11pm. Tel: (02) 5566900. tawa.ae.
Treat yourself to a cheap wax
Pastels Salon in Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road are offering ladies a 15 per cent discount off leg and bikini waxes from August 26 to 28. They’re also giving out free goody bags to anyone who purchases a Lycon brand wax at the salon on the days of the promotion.
Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road. Offer from August 26 to 28. Tel: (04) 3444161. pastels-salon.com.
Tea, coffee, cake, spa, dinner and a hotel stay
The Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort in Abu Dhabi will be treating Emirati women to complimentary tea, coffee and cake at their C-View café, with a 50 per cent discount on any appetiser or main at their Italian restaurant Zaitoun, as well as a free dessert.
Emirati women will also receive 50 per cent off on massage treatments, as well as banana boat and tube rides. Brunch at Tides restaurant is also half-price.
Dhanat Jebel Dhanna Resort, Ruwais, Abu Dhabi. Tel: (02) 8012222. jebeldhanna.danathotels.com.
Spa day for less
The Four Seasons Jumeirah are offering up two-for-one on all massages booked at the Pearl Spa until Sunday August 28, as well as two-for-one on nail and hair treatments at their Ever En Vogue salon.
Four Seasons Resort Dubai, Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 2. Spa treatments from 9am to 9pm. Offer until August 28. Tel: (04) 2707777. fourseasons.com/dubaijb.
Go on treat yourself, you absolutely deserve it.