By Mariam Nihal
If the goal is to get away and gather your thoughts in a place that allows you the luxury and privacy to do so, then Desert Palm Per Aquum it is. Sometimes, the need of the hour is to disconnect from the madness and reconnect with what is lost. There is no better way then to leave it all behind and just focus on finding it or yourself. Other times, you just want to treat yourself, family or friends to something exotic. Close to yet far from the city life, this polo resort with its panoramic views and landscape is home to beautiful horses and wildlife. In fact you can watch a polo match from your balcony with your afternoon tea or from the spa, during a massage. This is a delight for equestrian fanatics and many locals who come weekly for horse riding, have made the resort their second home.
If you are taking a flight, this polo resort is just 15 minutes away from Dubai International Airport. The hotel offers luxury transfers that cost AED 200 one way, with personal assistance to meet you upon arrival and departure. For those living in the UAE or Oman, the property is located on Al Awir Road in the direction of Hatta, Oman. The resort is a perfect culmination to a long journey. Unwind by the pool at the Polo Pool Villa that spreads over 205 square meters and has a private pool villa with inner courtyards sheltering 300-year-old olive trees. It also has the balcony with the iconic view of the main polo field and city skyline. With great connectivity options including AirPlay and Chromecast features, the room helps you operate with technical ease. Surrounded by nature, the suite offers a dining and living room, bedroom with king size and emperor beds and rainfall showers. Their Friday brunch is immensely popular a great way to enjoy your weekend. So make a plan this weekend. Be it for a ‘staycation’ or spoiling someone you love at Desert Palm. Check out the latest offers at Desert Palm Per Aquum and book online.
Take a break from the routine. Wrap yourself in avant-garde luxury at Desert Palm PER AQUUM, saving 10% on all our suites and villas and a special 20% on pool residences.
FROM*: AED 840
GIRLS’ DAY OUT
If you are planning a fun day out with your girls, the hunt stops here. LIME Spa presents the exclusive ‘Girls’ Day Out’ experience.
FROM*: AED 500
ROMANCE AT THE RETREAT
Escape for a romantic getaway with your beloved. Wander stately lawns and manicured polo fields in the crimson hues of sunset. Experience togetherness over culinary refinements of romantic dining.
FROM*: AED 1,900
Trendsetters take note. Book in advance and save up to 15% for stays of one night or more.
FROM*: AED 788
JEWEL AFTERNOON TEA
Sophisticated afternoon tea in a contemporary al fresco setting. Views of polo excitement in season (October to April).
FROM*: AED 145