News: Ras Al Khaimah unveils FIFA World Cup sports lounge

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority is offering residents and tourists a chance to enjoy the ultimate summer of sport in an air-conditioned lounge located on the pristine shores between Al Hamra Village and Al Marjan Island.

The Sports Lounge is the largest purpose-built entertainment tent in the Emirate which will offer sports enthusiasts the ultimate live screening of matches, together with shisha and beverages.

Sporting highlights include the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Wimbledon Championships, Formula 1, Tour de France and much more.

Starting today, and running until July 15th, guests can head to the indoor Sports Lounge tent to unwind and watch the best footballers in the world go face to face.

With 27 TVs spread across 1,200 sqm of space, guests will be surrounded by numerous viewing opportunities including ten private cabanas which seat groups of eight-12 giving them the opportunity to enjoy the experience in a cosier setting, with friends or family.

Catered by J.W.Marriott Dubai, the menu will include flavourful sumptuous food, with a wide array of a la carte options, bar food and sharing platters.

Be it halftime, pre-match or post-match, guests can take advantage of a host of other activities at the lounge such as Pool tables, darts and foosball tables.

Top Screenings will include the FIFA World Cup, which runs until July 15th, the Wimbledon tennis tournament from July 2nd-15th, and the Tour de France from July 7th.

The location opens from 16:00 to 02:00 local time.

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Ras Al Khaimah is the northernmost of the seven Emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates.

It is known for its rich history, dating back 7,000 years, and diverse landscape, from 64 kilometres of pristine beaches, to terracotta deserts and an imposing mountain backdrop.

RAK is also centrally located at the modern crossroad between Europe and Asia, with one third of the world’s population within four hour’s flying time, making it an ideal location for businesses to expand into the UAE, the Middle East and Africa and beyond.

Ras al Khaimah is considered the Middle East’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination by voters at the World Travel Awards.

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