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Your ultimate guide to Ramadan at Al Maryah Island

Events
22 - 21 March 2023
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Guests can discover an array of culinary and leisure experiences on Al Maryah Island ranging from traditional buffets, iftar tents and exquisite menus, to more recreational wellness and leisure offers. There's no better time to indulge in a host of experiences across the destination. 

Here's a collection of the finest experiences to immerse yourself in the Ramadan spirit.  

IFTAR & SUHOOR 

Al Meylas, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Sink into comfortable chairs in the relaxed Middle Eastern elegance of Al Meylas lobby lounge while you delight in a refined iftar or Suhoor experience, complete with authentic treats crafted by the hotel’s culinary team. Tuck into Al Meylas’ menu of modern Middle-Eastern creations, from traditional favourites including fattoush, kibbeh, chicken machboos and kunaffa to international delights like Asian mixed grills and more – and prepare for a dreamy Ramadan night. 

Iftar 

Details: AED 300 net per person (set menu)
Time: sunset - 9:00 pm 

Suhoor 

Details: A la carte
Time: 9:00 pm – 2:00 am
Shisha available upon request 

Liwa Tent, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Experience the essence of Ramadan at the Liwa Tent, where a feast awaits both indoors and on the terrace. Whether you choose to indulge in our Iftar or Suhoor offerings, you will be treated to a dining experience that will tantalize your palate. Unwind with a wide selection of aromatic shisha, along with captivating live performances. 

The extravagant Iftar buffet prepared by Executive Chef Christian Buenrostro and his culinary team features a selection of popular local fare in addition to Lebanese, Egyptian, Indian, Asian and international must-eats prepared at live cooking stations. Iftar is served from dusk and Ramadan nights will be extended into the early hours of dawn as the sound of the oriental tunes of oud creates an inviting atmosphere at The Liwa Tent – the hotel’s one-of-a-kind space boasting waterfront views. 

At Suhoor, guests can enjoy an international a la carte spread of dishes and desserts crafted by Executive Pastry Chef Rasika Weerasinghe. 

Iftar 

Details: AED 310 per person (buffet) 
Time: sunset - 9:00 pm 

Suhoor 

Details: A la carte
Time: 9:00 pm – 2:00 am
Shisha available upon request 

Café Milano, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Savour handmade pastas, fresh seafood and beautifully crafted Italian specialties at this celebrated outpost of the acclaimed Washington DC, restaurant, best enjoyed on the terrace alongside peaceful waterfront views where the chef slows down the pace to provide you with a relaxed Ramadan experience complete with family-friendly dishes from his popular à la carte menu. 

Iftar 

Details: A la carte
Time: Open daily, 12:00 pm noon – 12:00 am midnight

Butcher & Still, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Fire up an all-American experience this Ramadan. Chicago meets Abu Dhabi at award-winning steakhouse Butcher & Still, where every moment is meant to be shared. Make time for what’s important this Ramadan and bring your family together for Chef Marshall Roth’s à la carte menu featuring favourites such as the legendary Porterhouse, Oysters Rockefeller and our signature Cherry Pie with homemade vanilla ice cream. 

Iftar

Details: À la carte
Time: Open daily from 4:00 pm – 12:00 am midnight 

Aqua, Rosewood Abu Dhabi 

Discover a magical Ramadan evening with Aqua's rotating iftar menu while overlooking the city skyline views. Every week, savor traditional dishes worldwide, including Emirates delicacies, aromantic Indian specialties, and Lebanese mezze. Enjoy the glorious weather and enchanting atmosphere as you indulge in a memorable culinary journey.  

Iftar

Details: AED 275 per person on first week of Ramadan (buffet); AED 295 per person for bookings on the following weeks
Time: sunset to 9:00 pm 
Special pricing available for group bookings upon request. 

Eclipse Terrace Lounge, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Escape the ordinary with an alfresco Suhour as the sun sets over the shimmering city skyline, and enjoy a one-of-a-kind Ramadan night on this urban rooftop offering stunning waterfront views. 

Suhour

Details: A la carte 
Time: Open daily from 11:00 am – 12:00 am midnight 
Shisha available until 12:00 midnight 

Glo, Rosewood Abu Dhabi 

Indulge in a captivating evening under the stars with mesmerizing views of Al Maryah Island's sparkling waters. Enjoy a curated Suhour menu featuring signature dishes, decadent desserts, bespoke mocktails, and premium beverages.  
Details: A la carte
Time: 10:00 pm to 3 am 

LEISURE AND WELLNESS  

Tennis Workshop at ACTIVE Al Maryah Island 

Serve up some fun this Ramadan with our Beginners’ Tennis Workshop at ACTIVE.  Every Thursday for 3 weeks, learn the basics of tennis with an experienced coach from Zayed Sports Academy. Sign up now for just AED 315 per person and discover your love for tennis under the stars.  

Date: Thursday s April 6, 13 & 20
Time: 8:00 pm or 9:00 pm (1 hour each). 

Bookings: contact: +971 (2) 403 4488,sports@activealmaryah.ae

Padel and Football Socials Every Week 

Get ready to smash some balls Tuesday and Thursday during Ramadan for some high-energy Padel Socials. Choose between the Express class from 5-6 PM for AED 60 or the full session from 7-10 PM for AED 105.  

Date: Every Tuesday and Thursday throughout Ramadan 

Bookings: contact: +971 (2) 403 4488, sports@activealmaryah.ae    

Discover the Ultimate Ramadan Shopping Experience at The Galleria.  

Explore the best in style, dining, homeware and gifting with The Galleria’s curated guides featuring exclusive collections, trending retailers, and more from 23 March – 21 April 2023.  

Enter the Ultimate Children's Playground this Ramadan at The Galleria 

Join the fun at the Children's Activation Zone this Ramadan. Head over to Central Kitchens to play games, get creative with arts and crafts, and more.  During Eid you can meet two of your favourite Freej characters. 

Date and time: 

  • School holiday schedule: 24 March to 09 April from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm 

  • Ramadan schedule: 10 to 21 April from 8:00 pm to 12:00 am midnight 

  • Eid schedule: 22 to 23 April from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm 

Subject to an AED 200 minimum spend per child for 1 hour of playing time 

Iqra'a: A Charitable Bookfair for Children at The Galleria 

Discover the world of imagination and support a good cause with the Khezanat Al Kutub charity book fair. Come explore a selection of children's books in Arabic and English. Engage in story-telling sessions and donate through a QR code to support refugee authors in the Middle East. 

Date: 12 to24 April 2023. 
Location: Central Kitchens, Level 3 at Galleria Mall 

The Pearl Spa and Wellness, Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Ramadan is an opportunity to focus on your inner wellbeing.  Head over to The Pearl Spa and Wellness for an Arabian Oud Journey, including a zaatar full-body exfoliation and an oud oil massage. The Spa team will help you relax, invoking a holistic sense of peace to your well-being. The 90-minute treatment includes a 30-minute long zaatar exfoliation followed by a 60-minute long Arabian oud full-body massage. 

Alternative, spread the joy of a rejuvenating massage or facial with a Ramadan or Eid gift and opt for The Pearl Spa gift instead. 

Price: AED 750 per person for the Arabian Oud Journey 

Reservations: +971 2 333 2550 and spa.abudhabi@fourseasons.com  

Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Abu Dhabi   

Indulge in a special series of exclusive treatments and experiences just for the month of Ramadan.  Book a transformative 'Sense Journey' package and receive a free Votary gift for prioritizing your health and wellness. Choose from the best-selling 'Sense Signature Journey', 'Arabian Nights Journey', or other immersive pampering experiences, and enjoy 20% saving on Les Sens De Marrakech beauty products when you book a hammam during Ramadan with a host of offers on massages, too. 

Price: Starting from 1010 AED  
Reservations: abudhabi.sensespa@rosewoodhotels.com; +971 (0)2 813 5537.  

STAYCATIONS  

30% off Best Available Rate at Four Seasons Abu Dhabi 

Elevate your Ramadan experience at the stylish, state-of-the-art Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island. Plan your escape to our cultural capital with our UAE Residents Offer and unlock exclusive residents benefits of up to 30% off our best available rates. Call now to book this offer: +971 (2) 333 2333 

30% off Best Available Rate at Rosewood Abu Dhabi 

Enjoy the perfect 'Ramadan Getaway' with family and friends at Rosewood Abu Dhabi, offering luxurious residential-style suites with panoramic views, state-of-the-art amenities, and access to a rooftop pool and Fitness Center. Indulge in bespoke treatments at Sense, a Rosewood Spa, while the kids can engage in activities at the Rosewood Explorers' Kids Club.  

Book now and receive a 30% discount on the best available rate from March 23 to the end of Ramadan. Contact Rosewood Abu Dhabi at abudhabi@rosewoodhotels.com or call +971 (0)2 813 5550 to book.