Sail (or float) your way effortlessly into the weekend…

Whether you’re enjoying school holidays, here on vacation or just planning a three weekend, Thursday is the new Friday in Dubai, with a host of top pool deals to dive into.

Whether you’re after an extended ladies’ day, new pool day with drinks deals for the girls and guys, or unlimited trips to an antipasti room between laps of the pool, we’ve rounded up 6 brilliant Thursday pool day deals to cool off at this summer.

FIVE Palm Jumeirah

On top of the existing Secret Parties Ladies’ Day deal every Thursday, which offers ladies a two course menu and unlimited drinks for Dhs150, there’s now an extended offer for ladies. Every Thursday, ladies will get access to the famous party pool along with nine hours of unlimited drinks and a two-course meal for Dhs300. That’s nine whole hours of pool party fun. Guys can get in on the action too, with pool access and six beers for a wallet-friendly Dhs250.

FIVE The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, Praia Ladies Day 12pm to 4pm, Dhs150 for unlimited drinks, pool access & 2 course meal, Secret Ladies Night Pool Party 4pm to 9pm, unlimited drinks & pool access Dhs150.

ALSO READ: Take a dip with these 6 evening pool deals in Dubai 

Zero Gravity

When it comes to Dubai pool parties, you don’t get much more iconic than Zero Gravity ,which has been visited by many a Dubai resident visitors and celebrities alike, with even Justin Bieber paying it a visit. They’ve just introduced their brand new Thursday pool day deal, where from 1pm to 5pm, ladies can get pool access along with unlimited drinks and food for Dhs150. Gents can avail the same offer for Dhs250 too, so get your gang together for a day of partying and dancing. It’s open from 10am, so we recommend heading down early to bag the best beds.

Zero Gravity Dubai, Dubai Marina, Skydive Dubai Drop Zone, Dubai, 1pm to 5pm, Thursdays. Tel: (04) 399 0009.


Located on the beachfront of the Habtoor Grand hotel in Dubai Marina, the beautiful Andreea’s beach club has had a revamp, and now features a super sized swimming pool three times the size of the original. The brilliant bi-weekly Andreea’s ladies’ day returns every Thursday and Saturday, where for Dhs125, ladies can enjoy six ours of free flowing frozen beverages and a chefs selection lunch platter from 12pm to 6pm.

Andreea’s Beach Club, Habtoor Grand, Dubai Marina, 12pm to 6pm, Thursday and Saturday, Dhs125. Tel: (058) 693 5778.

Villamore, Emerald Palace Kempinski

Available from 12pm to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday, this day-long ‘Rosamore’ deal includes access to the lagoon-sized swimming pool and beach, unlimited access to the antipasti room at Villamore, where guests can tuck into an array of cold cuts of meat, cheese salads and seafood and free flowing Rose wine for Dhs195. During the summer you can even get it two for one – that’s pool and beach access, antipasti and free-flowing rose for less than Dhs100 per person.

Villamore, Emerald Palace Kempinski, Palm Jumeirah, 10am to 5pm, Sunday to Thursday, Dhs195. Tel: (04) 248 8890.

V Deck

Running from 12pm to 5pm every Thursday at the V Deck, ladies can enjoy complimentary entry with a towel and sunbed alongside free-flowing Frose cocktails. But the deal doesn’t finish when ladies’ day does. From 5pm to 10pm, ladies can enjoy a further three free cocktails with the V Deck’s ladies’ night offering.

V Deck, V Hotel, Al Habtoor City, 12pm to 11pm, Thursdays. Tel: (04) 436 6666.

— For the best of Dubai straight to your inbox, sign up for our newsletter.

Images: Supplied/Facebook