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10 Best Hotels in Ras al Khaimah: Affordable Guarantee

Last updated on January 1st, 2024 at 04:17 pm

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Boasting beautiful gulf beaches and captivating historical landscapes, Ras al Khaimah is a hidden gem of UAE that offers many attraction points for visitors. It is the home to several opulent hotels that give tourists memorable stays with their exceptional hospitality. 

To make the selection easier for you, Burj Diary has put together a list of the 10 Best Hotels in Ras al Khaimah. Whether you are looking for extravagant lodging or a budget-friendly residence, these hotels will cater to all your needs with their unique facilities and charm, making your experience in the state truly remarkable. 

10 Best Hotels in Ras al Khaimah

Radisson Resort 

Radisson Resort 

Located on Marjan Island in Ras al Khaimah, Radisson Resort provides premium residence in a tall building facing the sea. Guests can lodge in 388 stylish rooms and suites and take in stunning beach views with fresh air through the balconies. 

In addition to direct beach access, the hotel offers plenty of onsite amenities, including restaurants, pools, a spa, a gym, and kids playing areas to give you a perfect vacation. The property is famous for cycling and other recreational activities. It’s rated as one of the best hotels in Ras Al Khaimah for couples and is perfect for planning an ideal UAE trip with your spouse under a budget. 

PriceStarts at 382.50 AED / night 

Room Facilities
3 Room Types: Standard, Standard with sea view, Superior

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Safe, Coffee/Tea making facilities, Ironing facilities, complimentary water bottles, minibar, Hair Dryer, Toiletries and slippers available in all

Balconies available in Sea View rooms only 

Amenities and Services
Pool for adults and kids, Fitness Center with modern equipment

Wellness Jouri Spa offering massages, facials, and body treatments

Event and Meeting Rooms 

Kids Club and different water sports nearby 

Free Wi-Fi across all property

Valet Parking, Luggage Storage, Dry Cleaning, Room Service, Concierge services, Car Hire, 24-hour Front Desk 

Breakfasts available until 11:30 AM, including Asian, American, vegan, and halal options

Guests can have international cuisines at RBR Restaurant and Bar, seafood options at Seafood Shack, Mediterranean cuisines at La Med, drinks and snacks at Bake House and Shelf Pool Bar 

Nearby Spots
Turtle Beach (1.2km), Al Hamra Mall (8km)

Ras al Khaimah Airport (38km)
LocationAC01 Al hamra industrial zone-FZ, 103945 - UG 05E - Jazeerat Al Marjan - Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM
Website https://www.radissonhotels.com/en-us/hotels/radisson-resort-marjan-island

Citymax Hotels 

Citymax Hotels 

A central spot to popular historical sites and bustling shopping malls, 3-star Citymax in the Al Nakheel area is an ideal choice for leisure and business trips alike. It offers modern accommodation in a comfortable and peaceful ambiance across 204 rooms, complemented by state-of-the-art amenities and exceptional customer service. 

Guests can enjoy scenic outside views through big windows or indulge in delicious foods and leisure activities at onsite dining, pools, and gym areas. Citymax has branches in other emirates as well, making it one of the best hotels in Ras al Khaimah for people looking for reliable and convenient accommodation in a clean environment. The highly economical prices further make it a preferable choice for couples and families in particular.  

PriceStarts at 191 AED / night 

Room Facilities
Standard/Twin Bedroom and triple family rooms are available

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Safety deposit box, side desk, Ironing facilities, fridge, private bathroom with showers and toiletries, and 24-hour room service are present in all

Amenities and Services
24/7 fitness center to work out

You can take dips with a view in the Rooftop pool or simply chill on sun loungers

Free Wi-Fi in the lobby, Currency Exchange, travel desk, Rental cars 

Buffet and Continental Breakfasts are available, including Vegan and Hilal choices

Visitors can enjoy desi Indian meals at Calypot restaurant, catch live sports streaming with steaks and burgers at The Huddle Sports Bar & Grill, and indulge in all-day dining at the city cafe

Light Snacks with coffee, tea, and other drinks can be cherished at Lavazza coffee shop and the Pool Bar, Aqual

Nearby Spots
RAK Exhibition center(23km), Free trade Zone(23km), Jebel Jais Mountains,  Ice land water park(9km), Al Hamra Mall(22km) 

Ras al Khaimah Airport is 24 minute drive away

The closest ATM is 110 meters away 
LocationBin Daher St, Al Nakheel, Ras al Khaimah, UAE
TimeCheck-in: 2 PM

Checkout: 12 PM
Website   https://www.citymaxhotels.com/ 

The Ritz Carlton – Al Hamra Beach

The Ritz Carlton – Al Hamra Beach

Overlooking the enchanting Arabian Gulf, the 5-star Ritz Carlton provides the perfect beach getaway with 32 lavish villas featuring private pools. The villas are designed to give an open and spacious tent-like accommodation but with a luxury touch. The modern Arabic architecture gives you a premium feel, while ceiling-to-floor windows allow you to soak in the spectacular beach scenery as the natural light falls in. 

What makes your stay more extravagant are the excellent resort facilities, ranging from locally arranged excursions and watersports for adults to fun activities for kids in the Ritz Kid program. And, of course, the gym, spa, and seafood specialties are not to miss out.! Although pricy, it’s a perfect place for nature lovers who adore the sea and sunshine. If you want to have a blast with your family, ensure an early reservation, as it’s among the high-demand hotels in Ras al Khaimah 5 star. 

PriceStarts at 3,113  AED / night 

Room Facilities
Two Villa types, Al Shamal and Al Bahar

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV with satellite, Phone, King Bed, Sofa, Seating area Iron with Ironing board, bathroom with bathtub, bidet, hair dryer, robe, slippers and other toiletries, Pool Cabana

Amenities and Services
Exclusive Spa Pavilions offering treatments using native flowers and herbs

Two 24/7 open, well-equipped gyms 

A main shore house pool to swim in fresh air

Secluded Sundecks to relax and unwind with beautiful ocean views

Water Sports, including Snorkeling, Fishing, and Paddle Boarding

Kids' games focused on marine and environmental educational activities

Meetings and wedding venues are also available for booking

Free parking, airport shuttle, concierge, laundry and dry cleaning   

Delicious floating breakfasts with a large variety can be enjoyed in the mornings

Seafood specialties and international cuisines can be cherished with beautiful sea views at two eateries, including Shore House and Beach Deck

You can also arrange personalized dinners with grills or BBQs using their destination dining facility or enjoy meals inside with in-villa dining
Nearby SpotsAl Hamra Mall (1.3km), RAK Airport (34km)
LocationVienna St, Al Hamra Village, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 11 PM
Website https://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/rktrz-the-ritz-carlton-ras-al-khaimah-al-hamra-beach/overview/

Action Hotel 

Action Hotel 

Action Hotels is one of the most popular hotels in Ras Al Khaimah to have home-like comfort in the city’s center. The three-star building located in Al Nakheel appears to have unassuming exteriors but features beautiful modern interiors inside, containing 102 classically decorated soundproof rooms and suites.

The hotel is SAFEGUARD certified and takes pride in its premium Emirati hospitality under very reasonable prices. From state-of-the-art restaurants, meeting rooms, and fitness centers to top-notch hygiene and premium lighting, the atmosphere here is no less than a 5-star. We highly recommend this place for people who want affordable yet premium accommodation closer to the famous tourist points of Ras Al Khaimah. 

PriceStarts at 153 AED / night 

Room Facilities
Choose from Classic King Room or Two Bedroom Suites

Free Wi-Fi, AC, LED TV, Phone, Minibar, Bottled water, Kettle, Safe, Sitting area, Wardrobe, Private bath with complimentary toiletries and hairdryer

A shared kitchen with a stove, microwave, and fridge is also available

Amenities and Services
Two meeting rooms equipped with audio-visual tools and tables, perfect for hosting professional meetings or social events 

Gym with treadmills, free weights, and other machines 

Wheelchair-accessible areas

24-hour front desk, room service, free parking, laundry, airport shuttle

There are three onsite eateries; 

one restaurant serving Indian, Arabic, and other international delicacies with all-day dining, one bar (Champs Sports) offering refreshing drinks and snacks with a central pool game, and a lobby café (Ristretto) for your quick teas and sandwiches cravings   

Breakfast buffets are available at bar and restaurant

Nearby Spots
Al Manar Mall (4.1km), RAK Exhibition Center(1km), RAK National Museum(6.1km), Al Hamra Mall(27km)

RAK Airport is a 26-minute drive away
LocationAhmad Bin Majid Rd, Al Nakheel, Ras al Khaimah, UAE
TimeCheck-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

The Ritz Carlton – Al Wadi Dessert 

The Ritz Carlton – Al Wadi Dessert 

Indulge in a one-of-a-kind tranquil villa residence in the heart of the hot desert with the Ritz Carlton’s Al Wadi Resort. Similar to Al Hamra Beach, this property also boasts 100 splendid villas featuring traditional Bedouin-inspired interiors with cozy bedding and seating, inmate pools, and decked terraces. Set away from the bustling town, it is an ideal place to explore the true desert lifestyle of Arabs with comfort.   

Particularly popular are their adventurous outdoor activities, including archery and horse and camel riding, which take the whole desert experience to another level. Tourists can enjoy Moroccan and Indian cuisines and relax with award-winning wellness facilities. Because it provides an utterly exclusive immersion experience into the city’s magnificent desolate scenery and culture, we had to include it in our list of best hotels in Ras Al Khaimah with private pool

PriceStarts at 2868 AED / night 

Room Facilities
Both tented and enclosed villas are present with king and twin beds

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Sofa, Safe, Desk, Minibar, Coffee and tea maker, complimentary bottled water, Iron with Ironing board, private, spacious baths with hairdryer, slippers, robe, mirror, bathtub, bidet, and other toiletries, pool 

Amenities and Services
Rejuvenating spa and rainforest offering hydrothermal bath experience

Complimentary gym and cardio studio 24/7

Outdoor Oasis Pool for Adults and Kids  

Kids Play area (Ritz Kids Club)

Entertainment Activities: 

Horse ridings, archery, fishing, desert biking, daily falcon and owl show at onsite falconry and other wildlife explorations 

Six meeting venues with indoor and outdoor seating

Gift Shop to buy regional items for your loved ones

Dry Cleaning/Laundry, Free Parking, daily housekeeping, 24-hour room service


Guests can enjoy a range of local and international cuisines prepared from freshly-sourced ingredients at four restaurants. These include 

-Farmhouse Steakhouse serving sizzling steaks and grilled meats

-Kaheela with international Indian and Middle Eastern delicacies

-Moorish specializing in Arabian and Andalusian culinary 

-Kan Zaman offering live BBQs in charming outdoor seating facing the desert 

The moon bar on the roof offers signature cocktails with stunning night views

A coffee house, Paddock Café, is also present to indulge in light bites

The hotel is also famous for its delectable continental breakfasts
Nearby SpotsAl Hamra Mall(17km), 45-minutes’ drive away from Dubai

RAK Airport is 19 km away
LocationAl Mazraa Wadi Khadija, Al Ashish, Ras al Khaimah, UAE
TimeCheck-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

Rixos Bab al Bahr 

The Ritz Carlton – Al Wadi Dessert 

Situated on the pristine shores of Marjan Island, 25 km away from Ras al Khaimah city, the next on our list is 5-star Rixos Resorts. It is famous for its all-inclusive services, allowing guests to enjoy unlimited foods, drinks, and entertainment activities at the hotel’s 14 eateries, clubs, and spas. A private beach area and 8 pools are also present to soak up the sun.

The property features a wide variety of elegantly designed rooms, ranging from premium and deluxe rooms to family suites, which can be booked with a sea, garden, or pool view. With outclass service, scrumptious food choices, wholesome amenities, and adult and kids-specific recreational options, Rixos  Bab al Bahr offers something enjoyable for everyone, making it a well-suited holiday destination for children and adults alike. 

PriceStarts at 1170 AED / night, 5625AED/ 5 nights 

*The hotel offers discounted prices to people with membership cards

Room Facilities
Standard and Premium rooms with king or twin beds, Two and Three- bedroom Family Suites with or without balconies

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Work Desk, Safety deposit box, Electric kettle, Minibar, Iron, and bath with toiletries present in all with 24-hour room service

Amenities and Services
Turkish-themed spa with hammam, sauna, and steam rooms

Fitness Center and Sports Club

8 pools ( including 4 outdoor and 2 private male and female spa pools)

Outdoor Beach Games (Valley Ball, Football)

Water Sports (Paddling, Scuba Diving, Jet Skiing)

Golf Course, Tennis Court, Kite Surf

Kids Entertainment: Kids Club, Teens Club, Kids Pool, Kids Disco Show

Meeting Rooms

Wheel Chair Accessible

Laundry, Free Valet Parking, Iron, Babysitting, Airport Shuttle services 

There's one buffet restaurant (Seven Heights) serving global cuisines and six a la carte restaurants offering different regional delicacies, including Italian(L'olivo Ristorante), Asian(Aja), Turkish(Lalezar), steaks(Meat Point), American (Toast N Burger) and seafood (Fishbone) 

Visitors can relish hot beverages, mocktails, and snacks at 7 lounges and bars, including sports/beach/pool bars and lobby lounge, among others 

Breakfasts with Vegan, Continental, and Hilal menu is available 
Nearby SpotsAl Hamra Mall(4.4km), RAK Airport(35km), Dubai Airport (72km)
LocationStreet# 11, Al Marjan Island, Ras al Khaimah, UAE
TimeCheck-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

Kay Homes

Kay Homes

Located on Minsk Street with easy access to city malls, beaches, and recreational spots, Kay Homes is among the best posh hotels in Ras al Khaimah with indoor pool villa apartments. The newly opened 4-star property is the epitome of contemporary charm, containing minimalistic and elegant interiors. 

A complete selection of one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments and studios with private kitchens is present to choose from. Some villas even come with separate maid rooms. The fabulous food prepared by the restaurant chef, James, will win your heart. If you’re a fan of serene, secluded, and cozy accommodations that offer all required amenities without being extra, we strongly recommend lodging at Kay Homes. 

PriceStarts at 360 AED/ Night  excluding tax

Room Facilities
Private, Presidential, and luxury villas and studios with 1/2/3 bedrooms

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Seating area, Safety deposit box, Kettle, clean and spacious private bath with toiletries, shower and hairdryer 

Terrace, fully equipped kitchen with sink, stove, dishwasher, and oven present in some
Amenities and ServicesFree Parking, Free Wi-Fi, Balconies, Indoor Swimming Pools, Room Service, housekeeping, 24-hour security at gated villas

The hotel offers excellent breakfast buffets with a great variety of English, Continental, Irish, Vegan, Asian, American, and Halal Foods

Guests can savor Asian and international cuisines at the onsite restaurant

BBQ facilities are also available 

Nearby Spots
Al Hamra Mall(5.8km), Al Hamra Golf Club (5.1km), Dreamland Aqua Park(25km), Al Manar Mall(22km), Tower Link Golf Club(20km), Al Hamra Beach(23km) 

30-minute drive away from RAK Airport(36km)
LocationMinsk St, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort

Sitting on Al Mareedh Street, Hilton Ras Al Khaima is a 5-star beach resort that allows visitors to immerse in the enchanting Arabian Sea through a luxurious residence surrounded by palm trees. The grand property offers over 471 opulent rooms, villas, and suites, featuring big windows and wooden furniture with a traditional Arab touch. Other highlights include their private 1.5km white sand beach, gratitude tree tradition, pools, spas, and 12 fine dining facilities.  

It’s famous for its specialty Mediterranean, Italian, and Lebanese cuisines, catering to people from different nationalities. Be it location, amenities, hygiene, customer service, or food quality, we have found each and everything here to be outstanding, which makes every penny worth spending. Whether you are traveling solo or coming with families and friends, It can be the best choice among resort hotels in Ras al Khaimah UAE to enjoy majestic coastal views with first-rate hospitality.    

PriceStarts at 855 AED/ Night 

Room Facilities
Guest Rooms, Family Villas, and Suites facing sea, gardens, and pools

Free Wi-Fi, AC, TV, Phone, Minibar, Seating area, Panorama windows, Private balconies or patios, and Attached marble baths with toiletries in all rooms. The residence is also pet-friendly 

Amenities and Services
24-hour Fitness Center 

Spa with 9 treatment rooms, open for males, females, and couples 

Kids club with playground, water slides, and pool 

Teens club with nail bar, video games and karaoke

7 Outdoor Pools and a Private beach with white sand 

Meeting Rooms for business conferences and events

Water sports and golf club facility

Concierge, Free Private Parking, Room Service, Airport transfer

The hotels boast a variety of international cuisines served at 12 exquisite eateries including restaurants, bars, and lounges 

You can find Lebanese cuisines at Al Maeda, Italian at Piaceri Da Gustare and Vida Churrascaria, European and South Asian at The Kitchen,  and other delicious bites, mocktails, and drinks at the Sand, SOL beach, XO, Arriba Bars and Dome, and Cider Bay Lounges 

Complimentary breakfast buffets available with Asian, Arabian, Indian, English, Gluten Free and Halal selections 

Nearby Spots
Al Hamra Mall(6km), Al Hamra Beach (32km)

RAK Airport (35km)
LocationAl Maareedh St, New Al Maireed, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

City Stay Beach Hotel Apartments 

City Stay Beach Hotel Apartments 

Standing on a beautiful beachfront on Marjan Island, the 3=star City Stay is another excellent choice to have a stylish and relaxing residence in Ras Al Khaimah with a convenient location. The 11-floor tall building features spacious one and two-bedroom apartments with a modern aesthetic appeal and impeccable cleaning. As you peak through the room balconies, you get to enjoy the cold and refreshing breeze with soothing ocean scenery. 

Complemented by fully equipped in-apartment kitchens, a separate outdoor kids and adult pool, and a luxurious dining facility, It offers a perfect retreat for family people without being heavy on pocket. Famous for its capacious event halls with audio-visual equipment and catering facilities, it is one of the sought-after hotels in Ras Al Khaimah to host corporate events next to spectacular sea views. 

PriceStarts at 269 AED/ Night excluding tax

Room Facilities
Deluxe King/Twin Rooms, One/Two Bedroom Apartments with sea or city view 

Free Wi-Fi, LED TV, wardrobe, safe, minibar, iron, Worktable with chair, Tiled baths with sink, showers and toiletries, dining areas, kitchen with stove, fridge, oven, cutlery, and washing machine. Balconies are present in selected rooms 

Amenities and Services
Spa with sauna steam room and gym center on the first floor

Two outdoor pools for adults and kids

Elevator, Lounge Areas 

Meeting venues with a capacity of 100 persons

Outdoor events can be arranged, hosting up to 200 people

Airport Shuttle, Free Parking, Room Service, 

Special Personalized services are also given on request

International cuisines and buffet can be enjoyed at Seaview restaurant 

Breakfast with Halal and Vegan Asian and American dishes is available 

Nearby Spots
Al Manar Mall(5.4km), Al Hamra Mall(31km)

RAK Airport is 27 minutes away, while Dubai Airport is 76-minute drive away
LocationAl Marjan Island, Near Rixos Hotel, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 3 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

Ras Al Khaimah Hotel

Ras Al Khaimah Hotel

Flaunting a mesmerizing top hill location overlooking stunning Hajar mountains and corniche views, the last on our list is Ras Al Khaimah Hotel. Active in operations since 1977, it’s one of the oldest hotels in Ras Al Khaimah, adored by both locals and tourists. It is only a short distance from Tower Golf Course and Shopping malls. 

Guests can book from 93 classic guest rooms and suites and cherish a memorable stay with access to all necessities. Although a bit aged, the hotel has still maintained its charm with sophisticated interiors, inviting dining with delectable foods, top-notch hygiene, and leisure facilities of a sports court, gym, and spa, attracting a large number of business, leisure, and family travelers to date. 

PriceStarts at 250 AED/ Night excluding tax 

Room Facilities
Standard/Deluxe Rooms, Junior/Executive/Julphar/Honeymoon Suites

Free Wi-Fi, AC, LED TV, minibar, Telephone, wardrobe, work desk, tea or coffee makes, attached bath with toiletries and hairdryer present in all

Living area is present in some suites 

Amenities and Services
Large outdoor Pool with temperature regulation


Squash, Football, and Peddle Tennis Court

Spa, sauna, and salon facilities for men and women

Kids playing area with childcare facilities 

Free Parking, 24-hour Room Service, Wi-Fi access, shuttle services

There are total 3 eateries: a buffet restaurant (Awtar) with different international cuisines, A terrace cafe (Shahrzad) serving beverages and evening snacks with exclusive shisha facilities, and a lobby lounge café to indulge in friendly conversations over sweet treats, tea/coffee or cold drinks

Breakfast buffet is also available

Nearby Spots
Tower Link Golf Club (3.2km), Al Manar Mall(5.2km), RAK Mall (2.6km), Emirates Club Stadium (4.7km), RAK Water Ski Club(1.2km), Grove Village (1.4km)

RAK Airport is 23 km away 
Location56, Khozam Street, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Check-in: 2 PM

Checkout: 12 PM

It’s a wrap on our personal favorite hotels in Ras Al Khaimah for having memorable holidays and business trips. Let us know which residence you chose for your stay in the comments section below!


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