Ever changing travel restrictions have many families opting to remain in the UAE this summer. With soaring temperatures and social distancing still in play, poolside has become the most in-demand destination and these enticing hotel pools are ideal spots to chill out, save and have a little fun. 

Westin Abu Dhabi 

hotel pools westin abu dhabi

Make a splash or relax while taking in idyllic views of the neighbouring golf course at Westin Abu Dhabi. The property is located off island, away from the hustle and bustle of the city and is currently extending two great offers: 

The Westin Daycation Package offers access to three pools, daytime access to a deluxe guest room until 6pm, breakfast at Fairways until 11am and lunch by the pool inclusive of two house beverages per person for AED 650 for 2 adults and 2 kids (up to 12 years old). This offer is subject to availability and available daily from 8am to 6pm.

A Pool Day Pass is also available daily from 6am to 9pm. On weekdays adults and kids can enjoy the pool for AED 125 and AED 50, respectively. The rate increases to AED 175 for adults on weekends. This is a basic, no frills offer that requires bringing your own towels but Shades Pool Bar is available if you swim up an appetite. 

For bookings call 02 616 9999 or visit marriott.com

Emirates Palace

hotel pools emirates palace

Treat yourself to a luxurious pool day at one of the capital’s most iconic properties. Or, relax and unwind at your favorite spot along its pristine 1.3 km private beach. Day passes at Emirates Palace are AED 295 per adult, including an AED 100 F&B credit and AED 150 per child, including an AED 50 F&B credit Family packages are also available and the Beach Club is open Sunday to Thursday from 7 am to sunset. 

For reservations, call 02 690 7311 or email beachclub@emiratespalace.ae. 

Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island

hotel pools rixos premium saadiyat

Rixos Premium Saadiyat gives you pool, sand, sun and so much more. Abu Dhabi’s first all-inclusive five-star resort is the ultimate family getaway with plush accommodations, villas with private pools overlooking the beach and premium dining options. 

risos premium saadiyat villa with private pool

You can avail the following exclusive benefits when booking directly with the hotel: 

20% off best available rate on minimum 2 night stay

20% off in-room dining

No charges for a la carte restaurant reservations but pre-booking required

For booking, call 02 492 2222 or email reservation.saadiyat@rixos.com.