10 Romantic Spots in Dubai For That Long-Pending Date
Date night ideas often come with a quintessential standard – most of which involve cliches like candlelight dinners or movie nights. Not that we mind those, but if you are someone looking for an off-beat idea, we have some ideas up our sleeves.
Date ideas in the millennial times have evolved to newer, more experimental ones. While there is an endless number of fine-dining spots and cafes around town – there are also quite several other things you can do to have a great time with your loved one. And this does not need to wait till Valentines Day.
Nik n Ami Travels recommend to you some quirky, unique ideas for a date night in Dubai:
1. Up above the World So High – Dinner In The Sky
The ‘Dinner in the Sky’ is truly an experience like ever before. Popular in almost 40 different countries, individuals looking for a quirky dining experience must add this to their bucket-list. The table is suspended almost 500 metres above the ground level where you get stunning views while relishing your meal with your significant other. Head to Sky Dive Dubai, this is a fascinating, most offbeat experience you could ever have. The attraction is all set to return in the month of October.
Price – AED 599 onwards / per person
Location – Skydive Dubai, Dubai Marina
2. Eat In A Forest – Green Planet
Experience a date like never before while you get enchanted by exotic Flora and Fauna. The Green Planet Dubai is where you can explore the most fascinating gifts of nature through an immersive experience at the tropical, enclosed ecosystem. The creators have managed to recreate the exact backdrop of a tropical forest with over 3,000 beings and also hosts the world’s largest indoor life-sustaining tree. The serene, tranquil vibes of this place are unmatchable.
Price – AED 99 onwards
Location – City Walk Dubai
3. The One Where You Dine with Marine Life – Ossiano Atlantis
Ever imagined a date night in Dubai where you can dine under the sea? Ossiano at Atlantis The Palm gives you this experience under more than 60000 creatures swimming above and near your table. The food is something spectacular for its wide choice in seafood. Despite being in one of the premium destinations, the ala carte menu is surprisingly affordable. The interiors are a perfect mix of colours and sheen from the chandeliers – perfect if there is a celebration to your relationship, like an anniversary.
Cost for Two – AED 2000
Location – Atlantis The Palm, Crescent Road
4. The One Where you unleash your inner child – Hub Zero
Hub Zero is an interactive gaming zone located in City Walk where real and virtual worlds come together. Enjoy some of the most engaging gaming experiences with your loved one. It is a perfect choice if you would want to be your date night to be like in the 90’s – where games like Pac-Man, Pinball and the similar are at your disposal. There is also a karaoke booth at Hub Zero.
Price – AED 100 onwards
Location –City Walk, Dubai
5. The One with a Meal in the Dark – Noire
Give yourself a sensory dining experience like never before. Noire at Fairmont gives you a chance to dine in the dark. With absolutely no clue about what awaits them on the palette, diners would be served a 3-course meal along with a drink. The surprise element adds excitement to the overall experience. If you are someone who likes a little mystery in your relationship – this might be the one thing you might want to check out.
6. The One Where You Sing Your Heart out – Miss Wang
Miss Wang is an Asian Fusion concept in the heart of Bur Dubai. The restaurant is a hip and exciting destination with an infusion of modern and classic Asian cuisine from India to Japan to China and beyond. They are also pretty renowned for being pocket-friendly so this place is perfect if you are on a budget. Their Karaoke Bar is something one cannot miss for the world. Sing to your heart’s content with your loved one – a date night idea that is guaranteed 100% fun.
Location – Majestic City Retreat Hotel, Mankhool
7. The One Where there is a touch of Mystery – Secret Room
Secret Room is a boutique bar concept originated in Moscow. Secret Room Dubai is strategically located underground in the sophisticated FIVE hotels located on Palm Jumeirah. The most unique part is that access is only granted via unique fingerprint identification. This speakeasy has a stairwell on its way paired with interesting graffiti, giving you a serious Déjà vu to some spy movies in Hollywood. This underground night out would definitely top all date nights in Dubai.
Location – Five The Palm, Palm Jumeirah
Contact – 04 455 9999
8. The One Where You Are Visually Mesmerized – La Perle
La Perle by Dragone is the best theatrical show in Dubai through the year featuring 65 talented performers. Created by Franco Dragone, the concept was set up by Al Habtoor Group. The show features a breathtaking fusion of mesmerizing theatre & performances. From falls to flying artists, the show promises to blow you off your seat. Consider this destination for your next date night in Dubai.
Location – V Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Al Habtoor City
Price – AED 200 onwards
9. The One Where You Enjoy a Merry Ride – KayakingKayaking is one of the most sought out water-based experiences in Dubai. You and your loved one can explore the wide expanse of the views at Hatta Dam. The kayak doesn’t require any previous rowing experience as the waters are pretty still. There would be a guard and instructor on board at all times. This is one of the most laidback, relaxing experiences you can indulge in with your partner.
Price – AED 55 onwards
Location – Hatta Dam
10. The One Where You Cook Your Meal – Sumibiya
Ever had an experience where you get to cook your meal? Sumibiya, a Korean concept in Radisson Blu, Deira Creek brings this unique opportunity to you. If you are fond of cooking – this might be an engaging night out for you. Sumibiya has an all-inclusive buffet with Korean delicacies, with their BBQ dishes taking the limelight. Grill your meat and boast your cooking expertise at this fine-dining space. It’s a different experience altogether and creates a casual and fun date night.
Price For Two – AED 350
Location- Radisson Blu Deira Creek
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