Review: Pearl Hotel & Spa, Umm Al Quwain, UAE


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Stretch your feet under the thatched coolness of a beach umbrella with a long cool drink in hand, or see the night enveloping the blue sea with its velvet darkness at Pearl Hotel & Spa, Umm Al Quwain, UAE.

If you book any luxury hotel in UAE, using our luxury travel concierge, you will get two free breakfasts along with other fantastic benefits such as a delicious welcome gift, a prioritized room upgrade (subject to availability) and $100 resort credit.

If you want to experience the hustle and bustle of Dubai but don’t want to stay in the city’s heart, the Pearl Hotel & Spa was made just for you. We love the convenience of the location, not being too far from main tourist attractions, and the bliss of having your own private beach. Customer service highlights the luxury travel experience, the array of facilities, and the choice of fine dining.


Nestled amongst Umm Al Quawain in the Northern Emirates of the Arabian Gulf Coastline, the Pearl Hotel is just a stroll away from the township. With a 40-minute drive to the extravagant city of Dubai and 25 minutes from Sharjah International Airport, giving you the best of both worlds in experiencing the city’s luxury and the stillness of Pearl’s silver-hued sands of their own private beach.

November through March is usually the best time to visit the United Arab Emirates. As the weather is slightly more relaxed and less humid, you can expect to find temperatures ranging from 16°C to 32°C during this time. June through to September is when the humidity is slightly higher and is the perfect time for those who want to visit the desert when the air is somewhat drier.

The closest airport to the Peal Hotel is Sharjah International Airport (SHJ), a 30-minute drive away. Direct flights can be boarded from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) on various airline routes such as Emirates, Qantas Airways, British Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways, and American Airlines. The flight time from London to the United Arab Emirates is a rough 7 hours and 18 minutes journey.

Style & Character

Tranquil with a clean, modern, and beachside ambiance. The overall architecture of the building is simple and contemporary, complementing the view of the splashing waves and swinging palms. The Pearl Hotel & Spa is small and reserved, with a boutique appearance creating a luxurious and catered experience. Wake up to the splash of the waves in the elegance of the Pearl Hotel & Spa.

Service & Facilities

Beyond the two pools and the private beach is a full service spa offering wide array of therapies and traditional treatments including Balinese, Indonesian, Thai, Deep Tissue and Indian therapies; water sports and sports court activities; a Fitness Centre with sauna and steam room, a huge children’s playground; and complimentary high speed wireless internet. The hotel also lies just a short walk from the action and water slides of Dreamland Aqua park. For a taste of local culture, explore the old town area featuring the UAQ National Museum which lies in a centuries-old fort, or take a unique trip to the camel racetrack in the village of Falaj Al Moalla. The hotel also boasts the Coral Banquet Hall, a modern and newly refurbished hall that hosts all kinds of business or celebratory events.


The hotel enjoys 48 well-appointed, luxurious oceanfront accommodations and room service. All rooms are furnished with carefully handpicked décor to enhance the experience of your stay. The rooms are clean and spacious with a modern design and a simple color palette.

Wake up to the breathtaking view of the sandy beach from the Superior Studio Beach View rooms. You are equipped with a king-sized bed, a cozy ambiance, and an option for a spacious balcony. Overlook the scenic view of the sea while you relax in the comfort of your room.

Food & Drink

Dining at the Peal Hotel & Spa is always a delicious adventure, with a traditional authentic Kerala restaurant named Backwaters, offering mouthwatering flavours from Kerala. This traditional restaurant and bar are the perfect place to unwind with varieties of cocktails, mocktails and traditional dining options.

Little Bavaria is an authentically German restaurant from the menu to the décor. Hearty meals accompany generous portions of Bavarian cuisine and delicious German brews.

For karaoke and grilled meats, try the Barako Grill. Home of the best “Sizzling Sisig” in UAQ. Barako Grill specializes in serving authentic Filipino Cuisine. Make sure to try: the signature house Sweet and Spicy Squid, Pancit Bihon, and comfort food Beef Bulalo.

Finally, the pergola-style Beachgarten beach bar, with its relaxing lounge music is where you can enjoy a great meal with a choice of a wide range of brews and other beverages, and a wide selection of Sheesha flavors, and the views are sure to give you an unforgettable evening.

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