Ski Dubai, the region’s premier skiing resort, has announced that it will offer all UAE residents the chance to hone their skiing and snowboarding skills at a fraction of the regular cost. Typically, a two hour slope package costs AED 200 and the new option will ensure residents can get maximum benefits for minimal costs, at three hours for AED 160/-.
The promotion is effective upon presentation of any valid UAE ID, including Emirates ID or local driving license and can be availed till June 15 2014; this includes equipment, gear and outfit rental at no additional charge. The special promotion is aimed at ensuring local residents can practice skiing and snowboarding ahead of the summer vacations, where many residents and expats travel to Europe or colder climates to enjoy winter sports. Ski Dubai is committed to giving back to the local community and offering different options to ensure an all-inclusive, cosmopolitan and active lifestyles.
“Even though we are in the desert, there is no excuse for people not to learn to ski or snowboard – Ski Dubai is a world class facility that offers an authentic experience for those curious about winter sports, or just seeking to enhance their skills. Dubai is a testament to the philosophy that ‘nothing is impossible’ and our new offer is aimed at ensuring that UAE residents are given preferential rates to enjoy unique sports in an unusual setting. A lot of our guests frequently travel to colder countries and we want them to be well prepared to hit the slopes and enjoy the magic of winter, regardless of the fact that they live in the desert,” said Mr. Omar El Banna, Marketing & Sales Director, Majid Al Futtaim - Leisure & Entertainment.