1 Cure midweek blues with the green polo fields at the Per Aquum Desert Palm. The five-star hotel tucked away in 160 acres of idyllic lawns has a midweek getaway offer that will get you a 10 per cent discount on a Palm Deluxe room, Palm Suite or Pool Villas (above). Valid on stays until December 31; rooms from Dh840. Call 2 04 323 8888. 2 Fairmont The Palm (below) has a summer half-board offer in store for staycation seekers. It includes accommodation, buffet breakfast at Flow Kitchen, lunch or dinner and access to four temperature-controlled swimming pools and landscaped gardens, private beach and shuttle service to The Dubai Mall. If you’re staying with kids, the package also gives two hours playtime per child per day at the Fairmont Falcons Kids’ Club. From Dh585; call 04 457 3388. 3 The longer you stay at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates (below), the more you save. The hotel in the mall is offering 20 per cent off room rates when a stay of minimum three nights is booked along with daily breakfast for two. Stay five nights and get a 25 per cent discount on room rates. Offer valid until September 30; from Dh1,000. Call 04 341 0000.