Every season, What’s On takes over a different hotel and hosts an entire weekend of feasts, fun, and free activities intended to give 100 lucky guests an exclusive experience unlike any other. But this August, prepare for double trouble as the What’s On Lock In takes over the legendary party resort Media One Hotel for two super staycation weekends.
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Welcome to the original party palace of Dubai, where tourists stay for its competitively priced rooms and convenient location, while residents of the UAE flock here for fun.
The 264-roomed hotel buzzes day and night. Arrive in the day and its venues are filled with creative types sipping on flat whites, as visitors come and go through the revolving doors. At night it takes on a wholly different vibe: the post-work crowd fill the tables at QWERTY enjoying its unbelievable drinks deals. A few floors up and terrace pub Garden on 8 serves wings and burgers by the bucket load to rowdy crowds, while party spots Q43 and Mr Miyagi’s cater to the city’s night owls. If ever there was a hotel built for a What’s On Weekender, Media One Hotel would be it. Join us and see for yourself… mediaonehotel.com
Kyra prides itself on providing safe, clean and positive piercing experiences, which is a relief, considering you’re about to get struck with a needle. There are two branches in Dubai: One in Gold & Diamond Park, and one in Healthcare City. Both use a hand pressured, Safe Piercing System, rather than gun-shot piercing, making it a pain-free experience.
Think of the 1990s TV show The Crystal Maze and you’ll have some idea of what you’re getting yourself into at TEPfactor Dubai. Teams dramatically dash around 21 different challenges, testing their patience, skill, fitness and logic. The first of its kind adventure experience to arrive on the shores of Dubai, TEPfactor is a fun experience designed for everyone to enjoy in the caves of JBR. The ultimate adventure experience with hours of fun guaranteed.
Forget what they say about dogs – everyone knows that a good barber is a man’s friend. Enter Amer Attyeh, probably Dubai’s most friendly – and professional – barber in town. Bristles and Mane offers a plethora of men’s grooming services from haircuts and beard trims, to face care and manicures.
Media One is an inspiring destination with a whole lot of personality. with nine great restaurants and bars it is the best place to catch up with your friends or colleagues during and after work. weekends are relaxing with great lunch, dinner and brunch offers. located just minutes away from the Palm, JBR, Marina and Expo 2020, in the middle of media city this hotel has everything you need.
With a menu of filling favourites and a soundtrack of modern classics, Qwerty at Media One is the perfect place to quench and munch for those living and working in and around Dubai Media City.
Welcome to the Award winning Mr Miyagis! Wok on down to get karaoke'd away at any of our amazing nights, tuck into to our pho-nominal thai dishes or wok your world on the dance floor at any of famous Wok and Roll Brunches. Mr Miyagi guarantees your world will be wok’d, come and Thai us, so join us pho an experience you will never forget!!<
Simple, social, fun. The coolest terrace in the city – join us in garden on 8 and enjoy bar classics and craft ales accompanied by sports from around the world on one of our big screens.
Perfect for a gathering with friends, Coco Lounge is a relaxed poolside sheesha lounge for the fashion conscious and glamorous. At night, the scene changes to an elegant, upscale social venue, perfect for a fun night out!
The UAE’s first-ever magazine, What’s On Dubai is the go-to brand for making the most of your time in Dubai. Packed full of fun and adventure, it’s all you need for the inside story on the city’s big events, the food and drink scene, music, arts, fitness, well-being and much, much more! In print, What’s On remains the Emirates’ biggest-selling monthly magazine, while our online site and social media are an essential part of everyday life in Dubai.
Motivate Media Group operates across the GCC and MENA region with a diverse portfolio of media interests comprising magazines, digital, social, video, exhibitions & events, cinema and books.
Specialising in highly engaging content through market-leading magazines, websites, more than 300 book titles, along with video and content production, Motivate also provides a wide range of advertising platforms.
With a staff of more than 200 experienced professionals, Motivate is committed to providing editorial excellence, and a corporate mission to develop integrated communication channels that entertain, inform and enrich.