This sensational family-friendly haven of relaxation and pleasure is a dream come true for couples, families and groups of friends yearning for a feast of fun in a blissful Arabian Gulf location.
The resort is nestled in an exclusive location on Marjan Island, a group of four coral-shaped islands in a man-made archipelago located in awe-inspiring Ras Al Khaimah.
We’ve decided to turn the spotlight on this luxurious big city resort to reveal why it’s perfect for an unforgettable holiday adventure in a magical beachfront setting.
What makes DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island so special?
An unparalleled experience begins the moment you arrive at the hotel, when guests are welcomed with the resort’s legendary warm chocolate cookies at check-in, a 30-year tradition to differentiate the brand’s hospitality from the competition.
You get the best of both worlds at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island - the chance for laid-back lazy days sipping cocktails beside the pool or hours of fun on a 650-metre private sandy beach and water sports thrills in the inviting sea.
Stunning accommodation, superb sports and leisure amenities, fine dining venues, plenty of amenities for the little ones and unrivalled hospitality are among the joys you’ll discover in this stylish sunshine resort.
When you decide to explore outside the resort, there’s plenty to see and do in Ras Al Khaimah - the sixth-largest city in the United Arab Emirates - to ensure your holiday is an action-packed adventure to remember.
What accommodation options are available at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island?
You’ll spend restful hours in an exquisite room or suite at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan, surrounded by fabulous amenities and facilities to ensure total comfort.
Plush décor, ultra-comfortable beds, spacious rooms and jawdropping ocean views in most types of accommodation add to the charm of this hotel where no expense is spared to make your stay truly memorable.
Accommodation choices include a King Bay Club Sea View Room, a Family Guest Room with Balcony and Sea View, a Twin Deluxe Garden View Room and a Two Queen Bed Bay Club Room with Beach Access.
A host of excellent facilities come as standard including a private balcony or terrace, mini bar, tea and coffee-making facilities, work desk, chaise lounge, black-out curtains, TV, Wi-Fi, spacious bathroom, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, bathrobe and slippers, air conditioning and 24-hour housekeeping.
What dining options are available at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island?
Wonderful gastronomic delights in an array of top-class dining venues at the resort will send your taste buds into raptures of pleasure.
An impressive combination of world cuisine, local specialities and live cooking elements create flavoursome dishes which can satisfy the most discerning palate.
Al Marjan is a truly international buffet restaurant where the focus is on fresh products and innovative presentation, with an option for à la carte dining for breakfast.
Sanchaya is the place to savour the flavour of authentic Asian cuisine, while Meze is a charming Turkish and Lebanese restaurant which is beautifully-designed and offers amazing views of the Arabian Gulf.
Brasserie is a lively venue where you’ll discover classic European dishes and scrumptious home-style food, Vespa is a delightful family-style Italian restaurant offering mouth-watering daily specials and The Lobby Lounge serves up light snacks and drinks in elegant surroundings.
The Anchor is a maritime-inspired restaurant and bar, where you can relax with a cold drink over a game of darts or pool. Catch the game on one of the big screens as you chat with friends in this friendly gastro pub, inspired by British traditions. Linger over a menu of British classics and European favourites, or just select from an extensive beer and wine list. Wine is available by the glass or bottle.
What leisure and entertainment facilities are available at the resort?
There’s never a dull moment at the resort, with plenty of entertainment going on during the day and night, plus a myriad of sports and leisure facilities.
Jouri Rose Spa offers the chance to harmonise your body, mind and soul during the ultimate pampering experience.
A huge choice of treatments and services includes massages, facials, body scrubs, wraps, hot stones and exfoliation.
If you fancy a holiday workout, there also a cutting-edge gym where you’ll find a range of high-tech fitness equipment.
There’s also a magnificent floating sea pool with a walkway at the resort which is located in the turquoise Arabian Sea waters and features sunbeds where guests can catch some rays.
Other attractions include the largest Tarzan Boat in the UAE which has slides and high-dive boards, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, table tennis, a gift shop, beach volleyball, a range of water sports and a programme of entertainment for adults and children.
The resort also boasts a lavish ballroom and fantastic meeting and events spaces, equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual facilities.
What is there to entertain children at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island?
Young guests will enjoy a fun time during their stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island, with no shortage of exciting activities to fill their days.
There’s a giant Pirate Boat Aqua Zone, complete with water slides and sprinklers, for a splashing time in the sun and a superb outdoor playground for some lively fun.
Kids Paradise is the place where boys and girls aged 3 to 12 are treated to a bumper programme of supervised activities and entertainment, allowing parents to enjoy some quality time together.
The little ones can also enjoy some thrills in the outdoor pool, of course, they can also get down to some traditional sandcastle-building sessions on the resort’s private sandy beach.
Teenagers will have a blast in Arcade Zone, a wonderful hangout where they can make friends and get to grips with the latest computerised games.
What attractions are there in Ras Al Khaimah when you venture outside the resort?
Ras Al Khaimah is brimming with must-see attractions when you set foot outside the resort.
The hotel is within easy reach of Iceland Waterpark, Al Hamra Mall, Al Hamra Golf Course, RAK Sailing Academy and Bedouin Oasis Camp where you can dine Arabian-style and spend a night under canvas in the desert.
If you venture further afield you'll discover many other enthralling attractions in RAK including Bear Grylls Explorers Camp, the 16th century Dhayah Fort, Mohammed Bin Salim Mosque, Suwaidi Pearls Farm, thrilling buggy rides in the dunes and the dazzling city of Dubai is a mere 50-minute drive away from the resort.
For a real daredevil adventure you should head for the incredible adventure park at Jebel Jais, the United Arab Emirates' highest mountain.
The park is home to Jebel Jais Flight, the world's longest zipline, and Jais Sky Maze which features wobbly bridges, ropes and other awesome challenges to get your adrenaline flowing.