Where to party outdoors in Dubai Cove Beach, Dubai

Where to party outdoors in Dubai

As NYE approaches, take the party outside and to the beach, and enjoy Dubai's fresh air and al fresco bars 

Dubai boasts beautiful beaches and stunning coastal views. So when you want to go out and experience the nightlife, Dubai has a large array of ways to enjoy it. Get yourself out of the skyscraper bars and onto the golden sand. If you want beachside drinks, Dubai is the place to be. 

Cove Beach

Cove Beach is located at the iconic Jumeirah Beach Hotel and boasts a stunning seafront complex that includes a gourmet restaurant, Rosé Bar and Beach Lounge, all set to the backdrop of the mesmerizing Burj Al Arab, and the tranquil waves of the Arabian Sea. At the heart of Cove Beach, lies the distinctive Rosé Bar. Its signature Cove Beach Château Barbeiranne, is a special cuvee made in Provence and cited by experts as a The Sea Lounge’s super-sized sunbeds provide guests with the perfect spot to soak up the sun and sea amidst the relaxing beats of a resident DJ.

The Sea Lounge offers daytime favourites like classic nicoise, grilled marinated octopus salad, sautéed baby calamari and a delightful assortment of pizzas, burgers, wraps and steaks, alongside a perfectly prepared seafood selection. For shisha connoisseurs, Cove Beach will be serving an array of flavours to suit every taste. www.covebeach.com

Cielo Sky Lounge

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Dine, dance and enjoy the view of Dubai Creek with panoramic views across Dubai’s skyline, including the iconic Burj Khalifa from Cielo’s rooftop. We love the recently launched Buena Vista brunch. Every Saturday from 1 -5pm, enjoy an innovative selection of freshly prepared Latin street food from Tiraditos and Empanadas to Anticuchos, all dishes are influenced by the markets of Peru, Mexico, Argentina and Cuba. Cielo’s chefs grill meats and fish on the BBQ, in addition to the ceviche stations.

This unique urban al fresco dining experience is offers upbeat, soulful music provided by Cielo’s live Cuban band. Be sure to arrive in time to watch the sun set and don’t leave with out trying their refreshing signature Fresco cocktails, and punch bowls. www.cielodubai.com

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Blue Marlin UAE

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If you’re looking for the ultimate beach club party, Blue Marlin is the closest to a true Ibiza party experience in the UAE. Local DJs play a chilled daytime set while International house music DJs take to the stage every Friday from sunset until 12am.

If you’d like to dine in the restaurant, there’s a stunning open-air restaurant that looks over the venue. The menu is Mediterranean and Japanese fusion. Be sure to arrive early (between 12pm-3pm) as the lineup at the entrance is often long. You can book tables with bottle service or non-members can enter by paying an entrance fee. www.bluemarlinibiza-uae.com

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Puro Beach Club

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Puro Beach is an urban escape nestled on the 6th floor of the Conrad Dubai luxury hotel. Spend the day relaxing by the pool surrounded by beautifully landscaped lush gardens. Non-hotel guests are asked to pay an entrance fee, which includes sun loungers, fruit platter, water and towels.

Shisha is available from 3pm daily and be sure to stay for the Soul Sunset Happy Hour from 7pm-8pm, where select beverages are 50% off. Their resident DJ plays a mix of soulful house music from 6pm-10pm. www.purobeach.com

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