Versatility, perhaps, is the greatest attribute of The Fairmont Ajman, the gorgeous 14-storey resort nestled on 200 metres of pristine beach along the Ajman Corniche.

The hotel is only a 30-minute drive from Dubai

Whatever you want it to be, this 252-room hotel can become. Need a quick seaside respite from the rush and clamour of city life? Only a 30-minute drive from Dubai, the hotel is far away enough to feel like a getaway but close enough to make a quick hassle-free vacation of for families with kids in tow, who want some sun, sand and surf sans the nightmare of airports and planes.

Room with a king bed

The child-friendly hotel has its own kids’ club and pool, a watersports centre with activities such as jet skis, wakeboarding and water-skiing for the more daring, a ping-pong table, tennis and basketball court for landlubbers and a weekly schedule of complimentary and paid activities as well as child-friendly edutainment programs. It is also home to the Aqua Bounce Ajman, the first floating water-play park in the emirate.

If a destination wedding is what’s on your mind, the property’s stunning architecture, manicured gardens, a helipad facing the sea and the spectacular Topaz Ballroom, the hotel’s largest ballroom with pearl-inspired art chaplets and suspended glass details, all make for magical venues. Did we mention they have a personal wedding butler and an events team dedicated to each and every one of your bridal events.

Topaz Ballroom, the hotel’s largest ballroom, features pearl-inspired art chaplets and suspended glass details

Mixing business with pleasure is easy at this five-star property too with reception venues of various capacities that are nothing like average stuffy meeting rooms – all five indoor meeting venues offer floor-to-ceiling views of azure waters instead, right from Emerald, a banquet setup that can sit a 160 people, to Peridot, a fixed boardroom.

Penthouse dining and living room

And once you’ve sealed that business deal it’s easy to kick back and unwind at the spa, which boasts a sea-facing Turkish hammam or cut laps in the resort’s oversized infinity-edged pool followed by a scrumptious meal at one of the resort’s eight world-class restaurants such rustic beach bar Driftwood known for its chill Caribbean beats, Italian restaurant Gioia which offers a live dining experience, or The Cave Sports Bar & Kitchen that mimics an underground hideout.

The rustic beach bar Driftwood is known for its chill Caribbean beats

Whatever your holiday wish, is the Fairmont Ajman’s command, even if it involves an all-expenses paid trip to Maldives. Yes! The Fairmont Ajman in partnership with Emirates Holidays is offering a chance to win a romantic holiday to Maldives. The grand prize includes a three-night stay in a Beach Sunrise Villa at Fairmont Maldives inclusive of daily breakfast at Raha Market for 2 persons + a pair of return air tickets (Economy) from Dubai to Male.


Prize is valid for 6 months starting from 12 November, 2018. A prior reservation is required and subject to availability and black-out dates including Eid Al Fitr, Eid Al Adha, Christmas & New Year and all public holidays.

The prize is not transferrable, non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for cash in part or full and is valid for a single usage only.

Any Gulf News reader can enter the competition and if you do purchase/pay a deposit for a wedding package at Fairmont Ajman by November 10, you increase your chances of winning by 20-fold in the raffle draw. The winner of the Win A Honeymoon to Maldives will be announced on 12 November.

Want to win this incredible mini-moon to Maldives? Enter the competition by answering the question.

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Fairmont Maldives' terms and conditions

  • The stay is for three nights for two people in a Beach Sunrise Villa, inclusive of daily breakfast at Raha Market
  • Rooms are subject to availability and must be booked ahead (subject to blackout dates)
  • The voucher is valid for six months
  • The prize includes two return air tickets (Economy) from Dubai to Male