Dubai is a beautiful city full of surprises. The region has a lot to offer in terms of travel and tourism. All the excitement and adventures aside, Dubai is also one of the best places to chill and do nothing. The ambiance and the views you can enjoy at the cafes and bars here make sure you have a wonderful time here.
Many hotels offer the guests to spend their time in their space with great views of Dubai. You can drink to a beautiful sunset or the rhythmic beach waves or the mighty buildings.
If you are looking for spots that offer ‘drink with a view’, here are some of the bars and lounges you need to check out.
Bar Du Port
Bar Du Port is the first bar and restaurant in Dubai Harbour Pier Club. This bar is originally from Beirut and has legit Lebanese roots which attract people for its cuisine.
Bar Du Port offers views of Dubai’s latest landmarks. At Bar Du Port, you can drink while enjoying Dubai Marina, Ain Dubai, and Arabian Gulf views. Bar Du Port has an extensive drinks menu that you can try out. They also serve authentic Mediterranean cuisine. They also have a special BDP Sunset menu and one for Ladies Night. Bar Du Port also hosts sumptuous brunches.
Price: It could cost around AED475 for two people.
Location: It is located in Dubai Harbour Pier Club in Dubai Marina.
CouCou rooftop is one of the best bars to visit in Dubai. It offers brilliant views of Palm Jumeirah Island. At CouCou, you can engage in a party or simply enjoy the mesmerizing view lying ahead of you. It is located on the 52nd floor of the Palm Tower and therefore gives you an aerial view of this beautiful manmade island.
CouCou has three unique experiences for you; The Sky Lounge, The Festive Rooftop, and Luxury Panoramic Restaurant. CouCou offers you a space for events like sundowners with a view, romantic date nights, or a friend’s night to catch up. You can relax at their cozy lounges with the city’s skyline in your backdrop. Check out their varieties of cocktails and other drinks. You can also try the Mediterranean dishes they provide. They also have shisha parlors for you to indulge in.
Price: It could cost around AED520 for two people.
Location: It is located in The Palm Tower, level 52, St. Regis, Palm Jumeirah.
Atelier M is an elegant dining spot in Dubai where you can taste fusion dishes by chef Mohammed Islam. The dishes are rooted in Mediterranean cuisines however has blends of European luxury. Butter-poached lobster, tuna tartare, and wagyu gyoza are the signature fusion dishes you could try from Atelier M. The menu also includes premium steaks, risotto, pizzas, and pasta.
Atelier M offers three main experiences which give importance not just to taste but also to the view that is to be enjoyed. The Stunning Restaurant becomes one of the most talked-about restaurants in Dubai Marina with its incredible selection of Mediterranean dishes and breathtaking views. The Trendy Lounge is designed wonderfully making it the perfect spot for an after-work drink. You can also try the delicious bites from the bar counter. They also feature pool tables and live entertainment. At the Panoramic Rooftop, you can enjoy the beauty of the Dubai Marina skyline.
Price: It could cost around AED480 for two people.
Location: It is located on Pier 7,7 & 7M floor, Dubai Marina.
LookUp Rooftop Bar
The LookUp Rooftop bar offers you an excellent view of the world’s tallest building. You can find this exquisite pool bar at La Ville Hotel & Suites. You can drink to the stellar view of an infinity pool with the famous Dubai skyline in the backdrop.
This chic and urban rooftop bar welcomes you to have a night out with your colleagues or a calm date night with the special one. You can choose one among the three experiences offered by them; Private events at the LookUp rooftop bar, Day Pool at the LookUp rooftop bar, and Hubbly Bubbly with a view. Hubbly Bubbly provides you with shisha settings.
Price: It could cost you around AED100 for one person.
Location: It is located in La Ville Hotels and Suites, Al Multaqa Street, City Walk.
Estrellas Rooftop Lounge
Estrellas Rooftop Lounge claims to be an oasis where you can find the elite group unwinding, mingling and connecting with each other. This rooftop lounge offers mesmerizing views spanning from Downtown Dubai to Mina Rashid. So you can enjoy your drink while looking at the two happening places in Dubai.
Estrellas Rooftop Lounge offers yummy seafood platters during the day. While at night, you can indulge in their sundowners and cocktails. At night, the lounge fills with romantic orb lighting and music. You can also chill at their zero-edge swimming pool against the view of the Dubai skyline.
Price: It could cost you around AED375 for two people.
Location: It is located in The Canvas Dubai - M Gallery Hotel Collection, 23 Kuwait Street, Port Rashid, Dubai.
Level 43 Sky Lounge
Level 43 Sky Lounge offers you to enjoy panoramic views of Dubai while relaxing to their music. This sky lounge has some of the best-handcrafted cocktails and a menu featuring some of the most delicious treats.
The place also offers various experiences and offers. Sparkling Sky Ladies Night allows you to bring in your girl gang on Mondays and Tuesdays to enjoy unlimited sparkling, white, and red with a sushi platter. Listen to soothing fusion music on Saxophone Nights hosted on Wednesdays by Manuel Kev and DJ Babu. On Thursdays, you can enjoy the Rose All Night package which offers unlimited Rose wine with Maki Sushi Roll.
Price: The minimum spend at this place is AED100.
Location: It is located in Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai.
HYP Dubai is popular for its finest shisha and bar in Dubai. At HYP Dubai, you can enjoy panoramic views of Sheikh Zayed Road. Their rooftop lounge offers one of the best outdoor drinking experiences in the region. You can also try out their delicious Asian fusion bites during the happy hours to get special offers.
HYP Dubai has a modern interior carefully designed to suit the taste of a fun-loving crowd. The place also serves a variety of cocktails and drinks. HYP Dubai also offers special packages to celebrate special events and nights. You can visit the place for a Ladies Night to enjoy unlimited drinks. This is one of the best places to experience Dubai's nightlife.
Price: The packages start from AED89 per person.
Location: It is located on Level R, Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Centre Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Rd, behind Fairmont.