Enjoy a relaxed vibe in a chic setting or party until the early hours with these recently opened beach clubs
Located in the relatively new Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel, Summersalt is one of Dubai’s most luxurious beach clubs, offering a private beach strip in close proximity to the iconic Burj Al Arab. Relax to beach tunes curated by its resident DJ while enjoying delicious Asian dishes and poolside classics. The minimum age is 21 years though children accompanied by adults staying at the hotel are also welcome. Weekend brunches are Friday and Saturday from 10am to 4pm. Day passes are AED242 per adult including a welcome drink, fruit plate and water.
A classy and chic beach club located in the One&Only Royal Mirage, Drift Beach boasts an infinity pool overlooking the glitzy Dubai skyline and striking Dubai Eye. It has a more discreet feel than a party atmosphere, where visitors can unwind in the Arabesque-inspired dreamy setting or on its complementary private beach. Prices range from AED250 to AED2,500 for sun loungers and cabanas. The Drift restaurant features cuisine from Provence, France, focusing on light organic ingredients.
You might recognise its name from Soho Garden, the buzzing nightlife destination in Meydan. Located inside the club, Soho Beach is a day-to-night pool party and lounge area boasting contemporary fitouts, dance tunes and views of the Dubai skyline. Stay in the venue after the sun sets to enjoy Soho Garden’s late entertainment ranging from resident to international DJs. Prices start at AED150.
Las Vegas concept Drai’s DXB, located in the Meydan Racecourse Grandstand, is another day-to-night poolside partying destination where visitors can stretch out on loungers and enjoy classic tunes before the chilled out vibe turns into an edgier scene with new hits from renowned DJs. Opt for luxury cabanas equipped with their own jacuzzis for the full experience or lounge in the oasis-like pools for a casual day. Drai’s DXB is open every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. Prices start at AED100 for ladies, including one beverage, and AED200 for men, including two beverages.