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Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah


  • Stunning 350-metre private beach
  • Shaded pool, playground and kids’ club
  • Underwater-themed spa with Voya products
  • 18-hole championship golf course
  • Array of restaurants and bars to suit all tastes
The palatial Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah offers true luxury on the shores of the Arabian Sea. The resort is set on a 350 metre private beach and the spacious rooms offer panoramic views of the Arabian Sea, championship golf course and the Al Hajar Mountains. Service at the hotel includes a personal concierge, sleep fragrance and bath master, all part of the legendary True Waldorf Service. There is a range of activities on offer and a choice of two swimming pools. Families can enjoy a shaded pool and playground as well as a kids club. There are ten restaurants, lounges and bars including succulent steaks at the Lexington Grill, Japanese at UMI and Middle Eastern at Marjan. At the iconic Peacock Alley you can enjoy exclusive teas and coffees with the famed Waldorf Astoria high tea. The spa has an undersea theme with calming blues and floor to ceiling windows and uses products from Voya and QMS. The Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah really does offer a truly luxurious experience.

A range of hotel child prices apply to ages 0-5 and 6-11 years.


Bars & Restaurants


Opening Times:
18:00 - 01:00 Monday - Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday
18:00 - 03:00 Thursday & Friday

17Squared is an intimate lounge and nightclub offering guests an extensive menu of champagne and cocktails with magnificent views of Ras Al Khaimah. 17Squared has a dance floor and comfortable seating area so guests can choose between having a dance or chilling out with a drink.

Lexington Grill

Opening Times:
19:00 - 00:00
Closed Monday

Lexington Grill takes its theme from extravagant American steak houses and the famed street in New York. It offers steaks and fresh seafood with unique cuts of beef which cannot be found elsewhere in the Middle East.

The dress code is smart casual.

Al Fayrouz

Opening Times:
08:30 - 19:00
Friday & Saturday

Al Fayrouz is an open air restaurant and bar that overlooks the infinity pool and beyond. It is Mediterranean themed with a relaxed atmosphere and is open during the day and for sun downers


Opening Times:
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00

Marjan serves traditional Arabic specialities and is open for lunch and dinner.

Peacock Alley

Opening Times:
08:00 - 00:00

Dress Code:
The dress code is smart casual.

Peacock Alley is the stylish lounge at the heart of the hotel and serves light snacks as well as teas and coffees and high tea.

Qasr Al Bahar

Opening Times:
06:30 - 11:00 Sunday - Thursday
06:30 - 00:00 Friday & Saturday
18:00 - 22:30

Included With:
Bed & Breakfast , Half Board

Dress Code:
The dress code is smart casual.

Qasr Al Bahar is an international restaurant offering a chic yet casual dining experience. It is open for breakfast and dinner and serves a buffet with live cooking stations.


Opening Times:
19:00 - 00:00
Closed Tuesday

Dress Code:
The dress code is smart casual.

UMI is a fashionable Japanese restaurant which is bordered by Japanese gardens. It features a Tappanyaki grill, a Sushi corner with a Shushi and Sashimi chef and is open for dinner every day except Tuesday.


Opening Times:
08:30 - 19:00

Azure serves the pool and the beach and offers a selection of healthy, light meals and poolside favourites as well as fresh cocktails and juices.


Opening Times:
09:00 - 01:00

Camelia is famous for its afternoon tea and serves over 150 types of tea as well as other drinks and cocktails. It also has an expansive outside terrace.

Cigar Bar

Opening Times:
17:00 - 01:00

The Cigar Bar is the perfect place for a night cap offering cognacs and whiskies.

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pools

Guests can choose from two outdoor temperature controlled swimming pools to take a refreshing dip.


Guests can head to the 350m private beach to sit back, relax and enjoy the sunshine. Watersports on the beach are available at a charge.

Spa & Wellness

Waldorf Astoria Spa

Opening Times:
10:00 - 22:00

The Spa at the Waldorf Astoria has an extensive range of beauty treatments and therapies for guests to experience. Whether it's a sunset cabana experience overlooking the Arabian Sea or a massage in one of the 12 tranquil treatment rooms, guests will leave feeling relaxated and rejuvenated. Guests are invited to arrive 40 minutes before their treatment time so that they can experience the exclusive facilities.


Guests aged 16 and over are welcome to use the spa.

Activities & Entertainment


Measuring 7,325 yards, this par-72 course has been designed to cater for amateurs and experts alike. Zero-pollution outdoor lighting means that evening play won't be a shot in the dark, plus there are five tee options for each hole, so you can tackle the course several times over and experience subtle changes each round. Golf lessons and a golf shop are also available to ensure a seamless experience.

About the location
Ras Al Khaimah stretches languidly along Dubai’s Persian Gulf, known for its flour-white sand and bath-temperature waters. Decorated with a handful of luxury hotels, it’s a small but perfectly formed resort an easy 45-minute drive from Dubai International Airport. It’s big on swanky facilities, with an exclusive marina and yacht club perched off the shore and a swathe of private beaches. The watersports here are fantastic and sailing trips are a favourite. If you’d rather stay on dry land, the resort has a couple of top-notch golf courses including the spotless 18-hole number at Al Hamra Golf Club. If you fancy getting a feel for the traditional UAE, your hotel can arrange 4x4 desert safari, tours of the nearby city of Oman and even trips to see the much-loved camel races.
Transfer time
50 minutes from Dubai airport
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Tripadvisor review Feb 16 2018
Twas an amazing night ! Excellent service from valley parking to check out. Thank you Miss Jennifer Pepito for your outstanding assistance :) i really loved the amenities! A must visit Hotel...till...
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Tripadvisor review Feb 15 2018
With a little delay, but with a lot of pleasure I would like to give a review of our last stay at the Waldorf Astoria in Ras al Khaimah. It was our second visit at this lovely vacation resort and we...
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