Article Published on 11th January 2021
You lovebirds are in for a treat. Take a look and take your pick at our top Date Night Ideas in Dubai 2021!
BLOW YOUR MIND
MUSEUM OF ILLUSIONS DUBAI
Wow your senses at The Museum of Illusions Dubai with your partner for date night. From over 70 illusions, solve perception distorting puzzles, optical trickery and bizarre sensory experiences for date night in Dubai. This engaging affair ranges from anti-gravity rooms, an infinity tunnel, a clone table and more! This fun date night ideas in Dubai is bound to blow minds!
Location: Museum of Illusions, Al Seef, Heritage area, Dubai
Timing: 10am-10pm on weekdays and 10am-11pm on Friday & Saturday
Ticket prices: AED 65 adults, AED 50 kids, AED 200 family of four
Dubai Bowling Centre
The longstanding bowling centre in Dubai has got giant projectors, old movies playing, free jumping, dodgeball, aerobics and basketball! Looking for a fun date night idea in Dubai? Head over to Al Quoz's Dubai's Bowling Centre and get competitive at bowling. The loser buys dinner!
Location: Dubai Bowling Centre, Al Quoz 1, Dubai
Contact: 02 3391010
Timing: Sat-Wed: 10AM-12AM, Thurs-Fri: 10AM-1AM
THRILL WITH WAKEBOARDING
Ritz Carlton JBR Dubai
If you and your beloved love the waves as much as we do, combine the perfect winter breeze with the adrenaline filled water sport wakeboarding! Get on those wet boards and ride the waves together for a fun and memorable date night! Head on towards JBR’s SeaWake at the Ritz Carlton Beach, Four Seasons Jumeirah for 20 minute sesh that will sure to get your heart racing!
· Location: JBR on Ritz Carlton Beach, Four Seasons Jumeirah
· Contact: +971-50-553-5626
· Starting price for wakeboarding: AED 250
· Opening hours: 10:00 am to 05:00 pm
BODY + MIND CHALLENGE
This indoor Adventure Park in Dubai in Al Barsha1 is a head turning date night idea in Dubai! Put yourself to the test mentally and physically at this urban maze in Dubai with more than 200 challenges to explore. For date night, indulge in a fun challenge using logic, reasoning, athleticism and teamwork skills with your partner as you make your way through JUMBLE DXB.
Timing: daily, noon-10pm
Location: Jumble DXB, SZR, Dubai
Contact: 800 586 253
CAMP UNDER THE STARS
Al Qudra Dubai
If you’ve been in Dubai long enough, you would know that the winter months are for taking full advantage of the perfect chilly nights by the desert fire! Cozy up with your loved one in the sands of Al Qudra with a tent, a bonfire lit up and marshmellows, soothing tunes and chill vibes. This romantic date night in Dubai is one for the books!
INTENSE ESCAPE ROOM
Escape rooms in Dubai never go out of style. Phobia Dubai is not for the light hearted. If you and your partner are thrill seeking mystery solving enthusiasts, this ones for you! Expect terrifying dolls, a killer on the loose and intense riddle solving at Phobia Dubai, this popular date night idea in Dubai is a definite bucketlist addition!
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Timing: daily, noon-10pm
Location: Jumble DXB, SZR, Dubai
Contact: 800 586 253
Dubai born and raised babies, hands up! Yup, Desert Safari is still a classic date night idea in Dubai! Go dune bashing in a jeep on the stunning sands of Dubai, enjoy camel rides, hold falcons and snap it for the gram!, enjoy exotic flavours of bubbly and have fun in the dessert with Dubai’s classic Desert Safari!
Price: Starting at 60 AED
Check out www.thedesertsafari.com for more info!
CHILL AT A BOARD GAMES CAFE
Keep it simple for date night with this Board game cafe in Dubai. This fun date night in Dubai consists of an indoor and outdoor seating area where you can play a variety of board games such as Pictionary, Connect Four, Monopoly, Cluedo and Scrabble! Pair this date night activity with some delicious snacks such as chicken wings and burgers for you and your partner to enjoy.
Timing: Sun-Wed noon-11pm, Thu-Sat noon-midnight.
Location: Charade Dubai, Wasl 51, Jumeirah, Dubai
Contact: 050 137 0779
ROMANTIC WALKS ON THE BEACH
Known for it’s stunning sunset views in Dubai, stroll the shores of the lively beach this weekend with your babe with the hum of the waves kissing the sand! Enjoy light bites or a full meal from the neighboring eateries by the beach at this date night ideas in Dubai, the options are endless. Don’t forget to bring sun screen and some water!
HIS + HERS PAMPER SESH
Sofitel SPA, The Palm
Looking for a fresh start to 2021? Transcend all worries with your partner and enjoy a relaxing pamper session at the Sofitel Palm Jumeirah! Enjoy their 'After Work Rejuvination' package for a mid week pampering session in Dubai. Feel fresh and shiny with this date night idea in Dubai. With this package, you will get a 60 min massage + spa access, plus 20% off dinner at World Eatery Dubai.
Offer: 290 AED per person
Timing: Tuesday 6-10pm
Location: Sofitel Dubai The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Contact: 04 455 6677
CLIMB 'THE WALL'
Dorell Climbing Gym hosts a 15 meter tall ‘The Wall Dubai’ being the highest climbing wall in Dubai. Located on Sheikh Zayed Road, get your sweat on and reach the top with your partner this weekend as you get geared up and hit The Wall. Remember to start slow as this can be challenging. Eat a light meal before you climb at the venues in-house restaurant.
Adults: AED 99
Timings: Sunday to Friday: 02:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Saturday: 02:00 pm to 09:00 pm
Location: Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, DWTC Apartments Block-C
Contact: +971-4-306-5061 (available after 02:00 pm)
RELAX AND KAYAK
Whether you love the waves or just a good arm workout, get on the kayak and row, row, row! You and your partner can rent water sport equipment for less and hit the waves at Sky and Sea Adventures in JBR! With the help of professional safety guides, kayaking can be insanely fun and adventurous as you row out to sea. This date idea in Dubai because it requires team work, with a little romance!
Price: AED 160 for a 1-hour Single Kayak ride and AED 210 for a 1-hour Double Kayak ride
TRIP AROUND THE WORLD
Global Village Dubai
With the perfect weather bringing in some cool and crisp fresh air, enjoy the lively upbeat and always fun Global Village this weakned with your beloved! Try their wide selection of food from multicultural restaurants and cafes from all around the world at this date night idea in Dubai. After feasting, enjoy the fireworks, entertainment, music, shopping and best of all the rides!
Location: Exit 37, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road
Timing: 04:00 pm to 12:00 am | Thursday and Friday 04:00 pm to 01:00 am
REVEL IN NATURE
Dubai Miracle Garden
There is no way to go wrong with this one. At this date night idea in Dubai, take a romantic walk surrounded by the worlds largest botanical spectacles and creative floral arrangements is something else. Dubai Miracle Garden is a Guiness record breaking venue known for its works of genius for everyone to enjoy! Don’t forget to grab that camera to capture all the insta-worthy beauty for the gram!
Ticket cost: AED 55 per person
Location: Al Barsha South Third – Dubailand
Timing: 09:00 am to 09:00 pm | Weekends 09:00 am to 11:00 pm
LA MER DUBAI'S
SEA, SUN AND SAND
This chic yet cozy beachfront hotspot is known for its casual date night goers! La Mer has a wide variety of great food options, street art and lounges to soak in the sun! Relax, play and unwind, maybe even go jet skiing at this hotspot for a cute date night with a twist at this date night idea in Dubai!
Lovebirds, this season is for you! Enjoy these top picks and expect more to come!
*Strict social distancing measures are to be followed at all venues**
**Call the venue ahead of your visit to confirm new rules and regulations**