Pool and beach access, unlimited drinks and free lunch. Girls, you’re welcome…
Free drinks, discounted food and VIP treatment, Dubai is famed for its ladies’ night deals. No longer limited to Tuesday nights, you can now enjoy ladies night deals every night of the week.
But then ladies’ days are the new ladies’ nights, and they come complete with complimentary access to some of Dubai’s best pools, unlimited free drinks and even lunch thrown in.
Here are some of the best the city has to offer…
Every Day: Nasimi Beach
What’s the deal: Every day is ladies’ day at Nasimi Beach, with free pool access seven days a week. The ladies’ day package includes a bottle of wine or a cocktail jug plus a selection of appetisers for Dhs150.
Best for: A lively weekend pool day with friends
Atlantis, Palm Jumeirah, daily, free entry or Dhs150 for ladies day package. Tel: (04) 426 2626. More info on website
Sunday: Le Meridien Mina Seyahi
What’s the deal: The Ladies’ beach day at Le Meridien kicks off every Sunday throughout summer and costs Dhs100. There’s access to the pool and beach, 25% off food and drink at Gourmet by Kcal and Horizon and 40% off Heavenly Spa Body treatments.
Best for: A chilled-out, pamper day
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai Marina, Dhs100. Tel: (04) 399 3333. More info on website
Sunday: Dek on 8
What’s the deal: Sin Sundays takes over The Dek on 8 every Sunday afternoon, and it’s completely free. It comes complete with complimentary pool access and unlimited selected cocktails from 12pm to 3pm for the girls, plus their ladies’ night kicks in at 6pm with a further three free drinks.
Best for: The office-avoiding afternoon tanning session.
Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City, 12pm to 3pm, free. Tel:(04) 427 1000. More info on website
Monday: Nikki Beach Resort
What’s the deal: This ladies’ day offer happens at the resort pool to kick start the week on Mondays. For Dhs150, ladies can enjoy 6 complimentary beverages, bites at Soul Lounge, a live DJ from 4pm to 9pm and 50 per cent off selected Nikki Spa treatments. Plus, if you make a night of it and stay over, you can enjoy 50 per cent off your room rate as well as food and beverage vouchers.
Best for: Escaping it all for a little luxury
Nikki Beach Resort & Spa, Pearl Jumeirah, 12pm to 9pm, Dhs150. Tel: (04) 376 6000. More info on website
Tuesday: Zero Gravity
What’s the deal: It’s Insta-famous for its see-through poolside, international DJs and as Justin Bieber’s go-to spot in the city. So it’s no wonder that Zero Gravity’s ladies’ day is one of Dubai’s most popular. Get on the guestlist by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org for free entry, and arrive early to bag one of the best beds. There’s no actual drinks offer during this ladies’ day, but it does mean free entry to the gorgeous pool.
Best for: Bumping into everyone else who decided to bunk off work.
Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina, Free entry with guestlist. Tel:(04) 399 0009. More info on website
Tuesday: West 14th
What’s the deal: This steakhouse on the Palm has introduced a ladies’ day called Beauties on the Beach every Tuesday. For Dhs125, ladies will be treated to a selection of fresh canapés while sipping on unlimited bubbles or sharing free-flowing pitchers of sangria, mojito and house beverages. Plus you can bring along the boys for Dhs175.
Best for: A girly get together. Let them know 48 hours in advance if you’re celebrating a birthday and they’ll organise a cake for the birthday girl.
West 14th, Oceana beach club, Palm Jumeirah, 12pm to 5pm, Dhs125. Tel: (04) 447 7601. More info on website
Tuesday: Nikki Beach Club
What’s the deal: Ladies can enjoy six selected beverages from 11am to 6pm for Dhs130 while lounging on a complimentary day bed every Tuesday at Nikki Beach’s Pour Elle ladies’ day. Reservations for the ladies’ day offer cannot be made in advance, so be sure to arrive early to bag the best beds.
Best for: A girls day with added glamour, this one comes complete with live entertainment, dancers and DJs
Nikki Beach Club, Pearl Jumeirah, 11am to 6pm, Dhs130. Tel:(04) 376 6162. More info on website
Wednesday: Cove Beach
What’s the deal: This is one of Dubai’s original ladies’ days. Sit back and relax on complimentary loungers, enjoy free-flowing house Rosé, cocktails of the day and a huge food platter all for Dhs100. There are stunning views of the Burj Al Arab, and a live DJ gets the party started. Get there early to get a lounger.
Best for: A lively atmosphere to get you in the mood for a big night out.
Cove Beach, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, 12pm to 5pm, Dhs100. Tel: (04) 379 1194. More info on website.
Wednesday: Riva Beach
What’s the deal: There’s a new ladies’ day at Riva Beach every Wednesday called ‘Bella Wednesdays’. It offers all ladies two-for-one day passes, making it Dhs100 for two, and also comes with three free drinks. There will be resident DJs spinning relaxing house hits throughout the day, plus it’s open from 7am until midnight.
Best for: An all-day tanning session in a family friendly space
Building 8, The Shoreline, Palm Jumeirah, Wednesdays 7am to 12am, Dhs100 for two. Tel: (04) 430 9466. More info on website.
What’s the deal: Andreeas’ newly-launched ladie’s day by the pool kicks off at midday every Thursday. For Dhs125, ladies can enjoy complimentary sunbeds at the pool, a mixed platter of selected light bites, and unlimited frozen beverages. There’s beats by DJ Josho, and a swim-up bar that means you don’t have to leave the water.
Best for: Kicking off the weekend early.
Andreeas, Habtoor Grand, Dubai Marina, 12pm to 6pm, Dhs125. Tel: (04) 408 4400. More info on website