8 new ladies' nights in Dubai
Ladies’ night squad, assemble…
If you and your crew are staying in Dubai this summer, you don’t need to splash out on an expensive night out. We’ve scoured the city for the best new ladies’ night deals, from set menus with a sultry show, to seven hours of unlimited drinks without spending a penny.
Here’s eight fun new ladies’ nights in Dubai to try.
Cirque Le Soir
After a three-year hiatus, Cirque Le Soir is back at a brand new location within the Sheraton Grand Hotel. Bringing all the signature Cirque Le Soir elements to the new indoor club, it’s got an urban, underground feel, a ball pit, central catwalk stage and wild circus acts. Ladies’ night takes place every Tuesday and Thursday, with free-flowing drinks both nights from 11pm to 6am.
Cirque Le Soir, Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai, 11pm to 6am, Tues and Thurs. Tel: (056) 511 1311, @cirquelesoirdxb
Newly opened sports bar and pub Crafty Fox at Jumeirah Golf Estates invites ladies to enjoy two complimentary drinks every Tuesday night. Valid from 8pm to 11pm, you’ll need to book in advance, but on arrival you’ll be treated to a duo of either sparkling wine or pink gin-based cocktails.
Crafty Fox, The Clubhouse, Jumeirah Golf Estates, 8pm to 11pm, Wednesday. Tel: (0)4 586 7767, dubaigolf.com
Pretty botanical bar Flair 5 has moved indoors for summer, and with it, brings its ladies’ night inside every Wednesday. For Dhs100, you’ll get an appetizer and two house drinks between 8pm and midnight.
Flair 5, The Ritz Carlton Dubai International Financial Centre, 8pm to midnight, Wednesday, Dhs100. Tel: (04) 372 2323. ritzcarlton.com
Glasshouse at Soho Garden
Soho Garden’s ever-expanding empire of nightlife spots means whatever the night of the week, there’s something going on at at least one of the venues. On Saturday, lace up your dancing shoes for a lively cuban night at The Glasshouse, where ladies are treated to complimentary house drinks from 9pm to 12am. If you want to keep the party going, there’s two indoor clubs – Playroom and Code – to keep you dancing into the early hours.
Glasshouse, Soho Garden, Meydan, 9pm to midnight, Saturdays. Tel: , sohogardendxb.com
Gather your girlfriends for a ladies’ night with a view at Paros, Taj JLT, the Grecian-inspired restaurant on the hotel’s 46th floor. For Dhs125 ladies will get free-flowing house wine, spirits and Greek goddess-themed cocktails, and 30 per cent off the a la carte menu, all served up to live music from Henrick Solera. Guys can get the same deal for Dhs225, and it’s available every Wednesday from 7pm to 11pm. and join us for a spectacular ladies’ night on the 46th floor at the award-
Paros, Taj Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, 7pm to 11pm, Wednesdays, Dhs125 ladies, Dhs225 gents. Tel: (04) 574 1111. tajhotels.com
Glamorous dinner and a show experience, Taikun, has moved to a brand new location in Habtoor City, and it’s launching a new ladies’ night called XO Confidential this Thursday. For Dhs250, you’ll be treated to a set menu of Taikun’s signature sharing dishes plus five drinks from a selection of wine, house spirits, and two blended cocktails. It’s all served up to Taikun’s expertly choreographed dance and acrobatics show.
Taikun, Level 44, Hilton Al Habtoor City, 8pm to late, Thursdays, Dhs250. Tel:(050) 307 0941, taikundubai.com
Grab the girls and check out the Instagrammable new space in Zero Gravity, Summer Forest, which comes complete with grass floor, woodland scenery and picnic furniture. Designed for the social butterflies, Butterfly ladies’ night runs every Friday and offers unlimited food and drink for Dhs149 for ladies and Dhs249 for gents from 8pm to midnight. Guests can also enjoy a roster of entertainers including musicians, DJs and aerial artists, all brought in to dazzle you.
Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina, Fridays, 8pm to 12am, Dhs149 ladies, Dhs249 gents. Tel: (0)4 399 0009 0-gravity.ae
… and for something a little different
This La Mer waterpark is bringing back its popular ladies’ night every Friday throughout summer. Ladies, you’ll have exclusive access to the entire waterpark, and not only that, you’ll get an all-you-can-eat deal from 7pm to 12am too. The waterpark boasts hours of fun, with four zones named Surf, Relax, Slide and Splash. There’s a FlowRider experience, slide tower and rides like the Constrictor, Free Fall and Mad Racer, as well as a lazy river for those who want to keep it more chilled.
Laguna Waterpark, La Mer, Dubai, 7pm to midnight, Fridays, Dhs250 or Dhs220 when booked at least 48 hours prior. Tel: 800 7699. lagunawaterpark.com