You’ll never be bored! Holidays in Ras Al Khaimah

Spread across the immaculate shores of Al Marjan Island, in Ras Al Khaimah the northern most Emirate of the UAE. Exclusive 5-star resort Rixos Bab Al Bahr is an ideal choice for a carefree family getaway. The resort has a captivating vibe of a wonderfully relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The pyramid-shaped beachfront resort located on the immaculate shores of Al Marjan Island will provide the ultimate family choice for a carefree getaway while respecting social distancing and the minimum occupancy rules issued by the local authorities.

Ras Al Khaimah has been named, for the second straight year, the Gulf Tourism Capital for 2021 at the fifth annual meeting of Tourism Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Ras Al Khaimah is considered one of the most diverse Emirates offering world-class experiences and attractions, which has enabled it to assert its position on the Global tourism map as the fastest growing destination in the region. Moreover, the Gulf Tourism Capital award this year is a testament to its early and sustained action to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, resulting in global recognition as a safe destination for inbound tourism.

Rixos Bab Al Bahr has heightened its safety standards and training and hygiene protocols to protect the health and well-being of guests and employees, as part of RAKTDA Safeguard Assurance program, which saw the emirate certified as safe destination by Bureau Veritas, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification services.

Rixos Bab Al Bahr combines a great value for money, family-friendly Middle Eastern resort with an impressive range of facilities, activities and entertainment you’ll never be bored! Traditional wind-tower architecture and a beautiful Ottoman-inspired spa add character, in spite of the blaring Europop at the main pool and beach, and overpowering scent and faux palm trees in the main buildings.

There are eight swimming pools, many a la carte and buffet restaurants and bars and a constant schedule of music, dance, acrobatic performances and beach parties. If you are more into quite beach day, we recommend one feature available at the resort. Cabanas on an isolated strip of the resort’s beach are available for the reasonable price of AED400 per couple. The hotel provides a butler service complete with light snacks, fresh fruit as well as wine and a limited spirit selection.

Surrender to the charm and elegance of the Rixos Bab Al Bahr, a resort with a difference that is rightfully regarded as the only Ultra All-Inclusive experience offering comfortable accommodation, diverse choice of dining options, innumerable kid’s activities, a host of adult recreational activities and entertainment galore to choose from, making it the perfect home away from home. There are 715 luxurious guestrooms and suites at the 5 star Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Ras Al Khaimah, each featuring a host of modern amenities and furnishings including high speed internet access and stylish living areas.

Rooms and suites are designed with comfort and convenience in mind, decorated in soothing hues of blue and bronze and featuring luxury amenities. Deluxe rooms are understated and classy, with comfy king-size beds and turquoise, taupe and bronze tones. Marble-clad bathrooms come with a large rain shower but no bath, while the complimentary minibar is restocked daily with soda, spirits and beer.

Boasting a prime position on the pristine sands of Marjan Island, Rixos Bab Al Bahr offers a five star beach resort experience in the UAE’s Ras Al Khaimah. As part of the resort’s Ultra All Inclusive concept. The all-inclusive means that customers may indulge in a variety of restaurants and F&B outlets at no additional cost, apart from what they pay for their accommodation. Fancy the dessert? No extra charge. Another glass sir? Why not, you’re on vacation, and besides, it’s basically free.

The only limits we could see were on certain premium food items in the a la carte restaurants, particular motorised water sports and certain spa activities. And that’s pretty much it. With these few exceptions, everything is inclusive from the kaleidoscope of cuisine in Seven Heights and the delicious selection of unlimited beverages in See & Sea, Mojito Lounge and Inferno, to the diverse choice of entertainment and nightlife, kids clubs, spa, sports, and recreational activities. Four delectable a la carte restaurants, including a steakhouse Meat Point and a seafood restaurant Fish Bone, offer a more diverse dining experience.

Seven Heights

The All-day dining restaurant offers international classics for any cravings: guests can enjoy special theme nights and live cooking stations where the freshest ingredients are combined before their eyes into delicious dishes.


Discover the tastes of Turkish cuisine at this signature a la carte restaurant located in the heart of Rixos Bab Al Bahr. Choose among a variety of traditional dishes while dining in an Ottoman inspired atmosphere.


Taste the authentic flavors of Italy at this Trattoria style venue, order classics of the Mediterranean tradition while getting entertained by chefs spinning pizza dough before your very eyes.

Meat Point

A heaven for meat lovers, Meat Point offers a variety of fine cuts, including Australian beef tenderloin, Wagyu ribeye, t-bone steaks, signature burgers as well as kids and vegetarians’ options.


A must go place for seafood lovers, Fishbone serves fresh and delicious dishes making it difficult to pick your favorite: lobsters, mussels, calamari, fresh catch of the day cooked to perfection.

All these restaurants are located in their own little dining village with waterfront views and big holiday vibes. The service in all of these eateries, as it is throughout the other parts of the hotel, is consistently professional, conscientious and warm. A true ambassador of Turkish hospitality. For Dubai-based residents, Ras Al Khaimah is barely an hour from Downtown Dubai with a straight drive through the desert. Leave your work from the home office and make it to Rixos Bab Al Bahr in time for dinner. You get to enjoy the road trip.

This All-inclusive resort also offers up numerous entertainment and recreational activities for guests of all ages with a variety of indoor and outdoor activities such as sunrise yoga at the beach, water aerobics, paddling board, indoor billiards and darts, and many more. With a private beach that stretches to 450m of pristine white sand 8 pools to choose from – including an adult only and children’s aqua park – guests are invited to indulge in limitless fun including water sport activities. Equipped with Techno Gym state of the art machinery, the fitness center is the ideal place to keep up with your training routine while on holiday. Let our personal trainers guide you or enjoy one of the group classes taking place in different hotel venues, including beach and swimming pools.

Established in 2000, Rixos is one of the worlds fastest-growing luxury hotel chains specialising in memorable all-inclusive holidays. At the heart of every Rixos Hotel Resort is a revitalising wellness spa with an authentic Turkish Hammam, renowned for its unique selection of spa rituals. Each hotel offers a distinctive variety of restaurants and bars, an exciting entertainment schedule and a diverse range of opulently appointed rooms and suites.

Daytime pool fun and games leave space for live music, karaoke, quiz shows and epic parties at evening time. Rixos Bab Al Bahr offers a host of diverse entertainment options for families, friends and couples, varying with the seasons. Magical fairytales, theatre classics and incredible shows are staged by perfromers hauling all the way from the renown UK’s West End to transform guest holidays in an extraordinary experience.

Each Rixos, be it in Turkey, UAE, Russia, Croatia, Switzerland, Egypt serves as genuinely inspiring location to see due to its best-in-class facilities, dining options and entertainment venues. The award-winning Rixos Hotels have received global recognition from distinguished professional bodies including the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, World Travel Awards and Trip Advisor.

Rixos Hotels currently operates four hotels in the United Arab Emirates: Rixos Premium Dubai in JBR Dubai, Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel Suites in Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Rixos Bab Al Bahr in Ras Al Khaimah and Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.

Location: Al Marjan Island, Ras al Khaimah. Contacts: 07 202 0000 or email

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