Temperatures have started dipping in the UAE and that means winter is almost here. That said, UAE winters are never complete without one activity. Any guesses? Yes, you guessed it right! Camping is one thing we all look forward to during winters in the UAE. Thankfully, the country is blessed with tons of options as well. But wait! We’ve discovered a super cool camping experience in the UAE that lets you sleep under the stars and by the shoreline! Excited? Read on as we unravel a luxurious camping experience you must try in UAE this winter.
Camp Under The Stars & By The Beach At LongBeach Campground, Ras Al Khaimah
There’s something about lying under a blanket of stars and watching the waves crash the shore- right? Well, Longbeach Campground is the perfect place if you’re a sucker for sun, sand, and island life. One of the first of its kind in the UAE, Longbeach Campground seamlessly blends traditional camping with luxurious amenities. The campground is located along a 300 meter stretch of beach, perfect for staycations, families, romantic getaways, and groups of friends.
And now, UAE’s most-loved family camping spot, Longbeach Campground is now open for its fifth season, so book right away. Making all those glamping (glamorous camping) fantasies come true, this is one camping experience that is unlike any other in the region.
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Stay In 5 Different Types Of Luxury Tents By The Beach
You can choose from five bespoke tents that are fully-equipped and will suit every budget. So, whether you prefer authentic glamping or are looking for luxury, there’s something for all campers. Besides, guests can also enjoy a host of activities including water sports, a floating theatre, access to the beach, pool, outdoor spa, and more. Featuring fully furnished Deluxe tents, Safari tents, family tents, dome tents and a sunset terrace suite, Longbeach Campground offers five categories of tents for you to choose from.
Head over to @longbeachcampground on Instagram, follow them and message them for a promo code you can use for your next booking!
1. Authentic Deluxe Tent
Simple and comfortable, the authentic Deluxe tents come with all the amenities, making you feel at-home. Each of the tents are equipped with a queen-size or two twin mattresses, two outdoor camping chairs and cozy decor. Bathrooms are shared, but toiletries and towels are provided. The tents are made of material that perfectly suits the Gulf weather, protecting you from the harsh sun or winds. The Authentic Deluxe Tents can accommodate two adults and two children or three adults.
2. Authentic Family Tent
True to its name, these tents are perfect for families or bigger groups. The tents are equipped with two queen-size mattresses, and have ample space for four adults and two children, or six adults.
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3. Safari Tent
Prefer to camp in style? Longbeach Campground’s Safari tents are perfect for those who like a touch of luxury while camping. The Safari tents can sleep up to four people and are great for families or larger groups. Each tent is equipped with a queen-size bed, two twin beds, a sitting nook inside, a private bathroom, and a private patio with outdoor furniture.
4. Panoramic Dome Tent
These hexagon-shaped panoramic dome tents scream luxury from every nook and corner. The tents are spacious, cozy, fully-equipped and overlook the sea. Need we say anything more! Each tent comes with a queen-size bed, twin bunk beds, a private bathroom, and a private outdoor area that includes seating and a jacuzzi. Besides, you can also enjoy uninhibited views of the campground’s beach due to its elevation and location. The dome tents can sleep four adults and two kids or six adults.
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5. Sunset Terrace Suite
If you are a home bird, this one’s for you! A home-away-from-home, the sunset terrace suite is like a miniature home. The cozy suite is enclosed by a fence on all three sides, providing you ample privacy and tranquility for a beachside experience. The suites are complete with an air-conditioned bedroom, queen-size bed, private bathroom, sauna, outdoor jacuzzi, hammock, terrace seating, direct beach access, panoramic ocean views, and more. Fancy enough, right?
Swim In An Infinity Pool, Do Sunrise Yoga & Much More
Thought Longbeach Campground was all about staying in fancy tents? Think again! The campground has tons of activities for kids and adults, so you can be rest assured that the whole family will have fun. From swimming in an infinity pool to watching a movie at the floating theatre and enjoying water sports, here’s all that you can do at Longbeach Campground.
Enjoy An Evening By The Beach Or Learn A New Art
Kick off your holiday with some fun beach activities like volleyball, tennis or badminton. Adventure junkies are in for a treat at Longbeach Campground. Get your dose of adrenaline rush with Longbeach Campground’s exciting water sports like jet skis, stand-up paddling, water skis, banana boat, donut rides and much more.
Want to skip the beach and try something new? Well, Longbeach Campground offers a host of activities for adults and kids to hone their skills. Adults can try their hands at pottery crafting class, archery, or even a Latino dance lesson. Meanwhile, the little ones can take part in activities located in the Kids Tent such as science experiments, junior chief, karate, or face painting. The younger ones can also spend a day in the petting zoo, build castles or fly kites.
Take A Dip In The Infinity Pool
How about skipping the beach and heading to the pool? The campground is home to a stunning infinity pool, which offers uninhibited views of the Arabian Gulf. So, pack in your swimwear, dive into the pool and soak it all in. Besides, the pool also has a bar where you can grab a drink or a bite while you watch the sun go down. In the evening, head over to the beach dining area and indulge in a BBQ dinner with live cooking stations and entertainment.
Watch A Movie at The Floating Theatre
Post dinner, catch a movie in an open-air theatre, on the water. Longbeach campground is home to a one-of-its-kind floating theatre, docked right in the middle of the sea. The theatre is constructed at an elevated level, on the water along with a huge screen in front. Get a comfortable spot, grab some popcorn and seal the day with your favorite blockbuster under the stars. Well, this is certainly a must-do!
Wake Up To A Gorgeous Sunrise
In the morning, wake up to a gorgeous sunrise and kick start your day with sunrise yoga. Alternatively, you can also enroll in AQUA Fitness, Tabata or TRX classes. The camp also has a gorgeous outdoor spa and sauna, overlooking the beach, in case you want to unwind and de-stress. Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast by the beach with live cooking stations, and relax by the beach.
So what are you waiting for? Head over to @longbeachcampground on Instagram, follow them and message them for a promo code you can use for your booking!
Location: King Faisal Street – Al Nadiyah – Ras Al-Khaimah
Timings: Open from Thursday to Saturday – check in 3 PM – Check out 12 PM
Cost: Starts at AED 650
Website: Book now on the website!