The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah in the UAE has for the very first time introduced its luxury day retreats packages for non-resident guests.

There are a number of options to choose from. These include the Sun, Sand and Sea Day Retreat, the Secret Serenity Day Retreat, Ladies Luxe Experience, Epicurean Experience, Paradise and Little Voyagers.

The Sun, Sand and Sea Day Retreat is designed for single visitors, couples or small groups and allows for a stroll down to the private beach or the possibility to access the property’s 85m-long temperature-controlled swimming pool. A F&B credit of Dhs350 per person (Friday-Sunday) and Dhs250 per person (Monday-Thursday) is available as part of this package.

The Secret Serenity Day Retreat is geared towards couples. It includes access to the resort’s beach and pool as well as a bottle of wine or Prosecco, or a meal for two. Also, as part of the package, there is a 60-minute couple’s massage included. Guests can also access a sunset yoga or sound healing session. This retreat too has an F&B credit of Dhs350 per person (Friday-Sunday) and Dhs250 per person (Monday-Thursday).

The Ladies Luxe Experience retreat meanwhile is available from Monday to Thursday and allows access to the resort’s private beach and pool and an F&B credit of Dhs300 per person.

Gastronomes would do well to opt for the Epicurean Experience retreat. Apart from access to the hotel’s pool and beach, those who sign up for this retreat can also opt for a two-course lunch at Vinesse. The award-winning restaurant serves international cuisine and is set within a glass design structure that appears to float on the surrounding water. Sitting at Vinesse will also grant diners uninterrupted sea views from the indoor and al fresco tables. This retreat has a F&B credit of Dhs350 per person (Friday-Sunday) and Dhs250 per person (Monday-Thursday).

The Paradise day retreat has been designed for families and small group of friends. Available for up to six guests, it includes the use of a spacious Premier Beachfront One Bedroom Villa with private pool for the entire day. Oberoi’s dedicated team will serve guests in the comfort of their rooms, or their poolside terrace. Guests can also pre-book a table at Vinesse or Aquario. The retreat’s package includes a bottle of wine or Prosecco.

The Little Voyagers retreat is meanwhile designed for children aged 4-10 years old, and provides an opportunity for the children to enjoy a day out under the guidance of Oberoi’s dedicated Kids’ Club team. The children will have access to a shallow splash pool, the beach, a sandbox, and devices including n Xbox and PlayStation as well as board games, and alternating sessions of painting, cooking, Zumba and nature walks, among others. It includes an F&B credit of Dhs200 per child (Friday-Sunday) and Dhs150 per child (Monday-Thursday).

All the day retreats are available from 9am-sunset. For more details, visit