THINGS TO DO
Dubai Festival City
Select from a fantastic range of retail brands and department stores to a variety of cuisines for all food enthusiasts.
7 km away
Dubai Mall is the largest mall in the Middle East, boasting over 1,200 retail outlets.
14 km away
Burjuman is the premier shopping center in Dubai, offering the world’s finest brands.
11 km away
Deira City Center
Deira City Centre features more than 370 stores, ranging from high-street to luxury brands.
3 km away
Mirdiff City Center
City Centre Mirdif is a super regional shopping mall ideally located on Emirates road and Tripoli street.
The mall is a hub of the greater community with extensive provisions of facilities such as dedicated community areas, medical clinics, spa, personal grooming facilities and a fitness centre.
ARTS & CULTURE
Sheikh Saeed’s House
Dating back to the late 1800s, Sheikh Saeed’s House was built in a commanding position at the entrance to Dubai Creek so that the ruler could observe shipping activity from the balconies. With its wind towers and layers of rooms built around a central courtyard, it is a fine example of regional architecture, and features a pictorial archive of early Dubai and the Maktoum family.
14 KM AWAY
One of the largest and most beautiful mosques in Dubai is the Jumeirah Mosque, a spectacular example of modern Islamic architecture. Built of stone in the medieval Fatimid tradition, the mosque, with its twin minarets and majestic dome, is a city landmark. It is particularly attractive at night, when subtle lighting throws its artistry into relief.
13 KM AWAY
Housed within the beautifully resorted AL FAHIDI FORT, which was erected around 1787 to defend the city against invasion, the museum’s diverse collection of exhibits offers fascinating insight into the city’s rich history and cultural heritage.
10 KM AWAY
The old Bastakiya district, with its narrow lanes and tall wind towers, offers a tantalizing glimpse of old Dubai. Immediately to the east of Al Fahidi Fort, this area hosts the largest concentration of traditional courtyard houses with wind towers in Dubai.
8 KM AWAY
The Burj Khalifa is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With a total height of 829.8 m (2,722 ft, just over half a mile) and a roof height (excluding antenna, but including a 244 m spire) of 828 m (2,717 ft), the Burj Khalifa has been the tallest structure and building in the world since its topping out in 2009.
The Dubai Frame is an architectural landmark in Zabeel Park, Dubai. At 150m tall and 93m wide with a bridge connecting the two towers, Dubai Frame has a unique concept to its structure. Resembling a picture frame, Dubai's historic district can be seen to the north while the south provides breathtaking vistas of the city's modern skyline.
The Dubai Fountain
Set on the 30-acre BURJ DUBAI LAKE, the Dubai fountain shoots water jets as high as 150 meters, equivalent to a 50-story building. the fountain is 275 meters long; it has five circles of varying sizes and two central arcs. It was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the fountains of Bellagio in Las Vegas.
14 KM AWAY
Dubai Safari Park
Dubai Safari, the new home for more than 2500 animals from all over the world, aims to be one of the top ten zoos internationally, and a leading tourist destination worldwide attracting recognition from the international community for its work in maintaining a high standard of animal welfare, nutrition and ethical conduct.
21 KM AWAY
Launched in late 2017, Al Seef celebrates Dubai Creek’s beginnings as the famous coastal pearl diving base. Hugging 1.8km of Dubai Creek’s stately shoreline, the 2.5 million square foot development has two sections – a heritage area featuring old architecture, and a second space featuring more contemporary structures.
Dubai Design District
The glitzy, avant-garde Dubai Design District is known for global fashion and design festivals, plus chic galleries showing work by up-and-coming designers and artists. Trendy al fresco cafes serve lunch and artisan coffee, while sleek restaurants offer creative takes on classic Mediterranean dishes.
13 KM AWAY
Kite Beach features open stretches of soft white sand, vibrant sights and sounds, fitness areas, a beach library, and kids activities, so all you have to do is sit back and relax.
Bring the whole family to La Mer's beach and enjoy a mini break without boarding a flight. Rent a cabana with views of the Arabian Gulf, sun yourself on our comfortable daybeds while your little ones build a sand castle, take a cooling dip in the sea, or try your hand at paddleboarding, surfing or a range of other water sports.
Admire everything from above with Skydive Dubai, one of the world’s best in aerial sports. Experience a breathtaking free-fall through the skies of Dubai at the iconic Palm Jumeirah or over the Arabian desert.
Sunrise or sunset? Whatever hot air ballooning experience you choose for your stay in Dubai, you are guaranteed to have an amazing adventure.
For a quintessentially Arabian experience, book yourself a desert safari in a 4x4 that braves the crescents of Dubai's best sand dunes. Say hello to a camel, get photographed with a falcon, let henna adorn your hands, and dig your toes into the sand at the campsite.
Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort with 22,500 square meters of indoor ski area. The park maintains a temperature of -1 degree to 2 degrees Celsius throughout the year. It is a part of the Mall of the Emirates, one of the largest shopping malls in the world, located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.