27971 16 Dec 2020

Rixos Bab Al Bahr: Celebrate the Magic of the Festive Season

A collection of merry events sure to delight the whole family

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, December 2020: Rixos Bab Al Bahr, set on the pristine shores of the Arabian Gulf, invites guests to celebrate the magic of the season with a series of memorable festive experiences. With a collection of immersive events that are sure to delight the whole family, the resort is the perfect location to escape to this December.

Just one hour's drive from Dubai, the all-inclusive resort is ideally positioned for an exclusive escape this holiday season. With rates starting from AED 1,050, guests can unwind in spacious rooms overlooking mesmerizing views of Al Marjan Island. The kaleidoscope of cuisines, water sport action, activities and live entertainment keep the whole family entertained all season long.


Tree Lighting Ceremony

Usher in the season with a sparkling Tree Lighting ceremony. Guests of all ages are invited to witness the lighting of the magnificent Christmas tree in the lobby of the hotel as they enjoy a variety of complimentary seasonal bites. Santa will also be paying a special visit from the North Pole to distribute gifts to all the little ones.

Date: December 6th

Time: From 7PM


Christmas Eve

Revel in the holiday spirit with an indulgent Christmas Eve dinner at one of Rixos Bab Al Bahr's restaurants. From a traditional Christmas themed buffet to specially curated dinner menus served across the resort, guests will be spoilt for choice. Diners are invited to elevate the joy and spirit of the season with live entertainment, fun games and activities, as well as a drop-in from Santa.


  • Sea and See | Christmas Cocktails | 5PM
  • Seven Heights | Traditional Christmas Buffet Dinner | 6:30PM to 11:00PM
  • A La Carte Restaurants | Signature Christmas Set Menus | 6:30PM to 11:00PM
  • Beachside | Beach Kids Festival | 8PM
  • Entertainment Square and Sea and See | Christmas Party with Live Entertainment | From 7:30PM


Christmas Day

Feel the joy of Christmas Day together with family and friends with a decadent Christmas Day brunch served with all the traditional trimmings. Guests are invited to celebrate the most anticipated day of the year as they dine to their heart's content with lavish buffets accompanied by Rixos signature celebratory cheer.


  • Seven Heights
    • Christmas Day Brunch | 12:30PM to 4:30PM
    • Christmas Day Buffet Dinner | 6:30PM to 11:00PM
  • A La Carte Restaurants | Signature Christmas Set Menus | 6:30PM to 11:00PM


New Year's Eve

Guests are invited to leave all their worries behind as they celebrate the last day of 2020 with a bang. The exciting line-up for the night includes a number of surprises as well as performances by skilled acrobats, international dancers and a live DJ spinning the best tunes.

The evening starts with a Kids Beach Festival featuring magic performances, inflatable games, stilt walkers, bubble shows and many more surprises. The Gala Dinner follows, as guests indulge in a lavish meal. The fabulous night plays host to a spectacular firework display that is sure to bring in the year of 2021 with extra sparkle. With uninterrupted views of the midnight sparklers, Rixos Bab Al Bahrs New Years Eve Gala provides for an unforgettable experience filled with memories to last a lifetime.


  • Kids Beach Festival | 6:30PM
  • Gala Dinner | 7PM
  • Raffle Draw | 8:30PM
  • Musical Dance Show | 9PM
  • Countdown to Midnight | 11:59PM
  • Afterparty | 12AM onwards


Orthodox Christmas

Create timeless memories on Orthodox Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with specially curated menus at Seven Heights Restaurant. Guests are invited to savor all the traditional favorites along with international signatures as they rejoice and celebrate this merry day.

Dates: January 6th and 7th


  • Seven Heights Restaurant
    • Orthodox Christmas Eve Dinner | January 6th
    • Orthodox Christmas Day | January 7th Brunch and Dinner


For Bookings and enquiries please contact:

  • Reservations Number: +971 (7) 244 4400
  • Reservations Email: reservation.rak@rixos.com


About Rixos Hotels:

Established in 2000, Rixos is one of the worlds fastest-growing luxury hotel chains specialising in memorable all-inclusive holidays. At the heart of every Rixos Hotel Resort is a revitalising wellness spa with an authentic Turkish Hammam, renowned for its unique selection of spa rituals. Each hotel offers a distinctive variety of restaurants and bars, an exciting entertainment schedule and a diverse range of opulently appointed rooms and suites.

Each Rixos, be it in Turkey, UAE, Russia, Croatia, Switzerland, Egypt serves as genuinely inspiring location to see due to its best-in-class facilities, dining options and entertainment venues. The award-winning Rixos Hotels have received global recognition from distinguished professional bodies including the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, World Travel Awards and Trip Advisor.

Rixos Hotels currently operates four hotels in the United Arab Emirates: Rixos Premium Dubai in JBR Dubai, Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel Suites in Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Rixos Bab Al Bahr in Ras Al Khaimah and Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.


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