Luxurious Arabian Island Resort opens in Ras Al Khaimah Marjan Island Resort and Spa
Located on Marjan unique island off the coast of Ras Al Khaimah, Marjan Island Resort and Spa opened its doors to the public on 1st March 2014. Offering spacious and sumptuously decorated accommodation, the resort boasts a total of 302 rooms and suites with large balconies from which guests can savour tranquil island sunsets with the warm waters of the Arabian Gulf right on the doorstep. Designed in unsurpassed elegance with palatial splendour and thoughtfully decorated with Arabian and Andalusia flairs, the resort features a wide array of exclusive services and amenities.
Marjan Island Resort and Spa prides itself on being a true family destination with a diverse range of facilities and activities for even the very youngest of guests, including an indoor-outdoor playground, dedicated children’s swimming pool and a host of water sports including the one of its kind “flying board and boat”; on the island’s pristine sandy beach. With its one-kilometre seafront Boardwalk, families and couples can stroll and discover a variety of delectable cafés-terraces and ethnic eateries with lively fun and entertainment.
Relaxation and Rejuvenation are essential elements of the resort’s vision, with a “first of its kind in UAE” Spa Retreat Floor dedicated to the exceptional 1000 sqm2 La’mar Holistic Wellness Spa. Treated with the same modern Arabian design, guests can check-in at the spa lounge and experience top end spa amenities in12 separate ladies and gentlemen’s treatment rooms including a VIP couple suite, Hamams, steam rooms, saunas and Jacuzzis. La ‘mar’s Spa Retreat floor suites will offer guests a collection of tailored touches to ensure the optimal feel of a true boutique spa resort within the resort
Annexed to the Spa, the health club and gym offers in separate ladies and gent’s sections, exclusive equipment range, a first integrated collection of cardio, strength and functional equipment with private indoor swimming pools and Jacuzzis.
For business one does not have to leave the comforts of the resort. With a 250-person ballroom, fully serviced business centre as well as a boardroom and various breakout rooms equipped with the latest technology, decision-makers will have all the efficiencies for a guaranteed satisfaction.
“Marjan Island Resort and Spa was built from the insight of our guests’ appreciation for the local culture and Arabian hospitality tradition where design and quality is delivered in a very simple and elegant fashion, offering an authentic and genuine travel experience for guests, and we are proud with this new choice for travellers visiting the region.” Said Abdel Mohsen Al Hammadi, Chairman and CEO Manazil Group.
“Marjan Island is a charming setting and we created a truly Arabian leisure destination for today’s families and individual travellers seeking a unique hotel experience addressing both their active and relaxing essentials” He added.
“I’ve been active in the hotel industry for over 30 years, and you don’t get opportunities like this very often, to work in a destination as stunning and rewarding as Marjan Island – Ras Al Khaimah, managing a property as amazingly unique as Marjan Island Resort and Spa,” said Roger Tannous – General Manager, a Lebanese national who is also fluent in English and French and Arabic. “I am thrilled to be associated with the resort’s management and owners. It is a one-of-a-kind, offering families a complete immersion in an authentic, intimate Arabian experience soaking up the culture, hospitality, tranquillity and stunning location, and that remains truer today than ever before.”
“We have such an incredible property, the type of place where you can spend a week and not go out at all, just soaking up the cultural experience and one of the regions’ most comprehensive spas, fine restaurants and lavish guest rooms,” said Khalid Motik – EAM Marjan Island Resort & Spa.
“We are confident that Marjan Island Resort and Spa brings to Ras Al Khaimah an alternate choice of leisure. We have listened carefully to what our customers are looking for and we have taken the necessary time to ensure the product offering is just right. It has been meticulously conceived and we are extremely happy with the result,” he further added.