Are you living in Dubai and you want to know the best places to go clubbing? If YES, here are 10 most popular nightclubs in Dubai and their price of entry.
Dubai is a city that is popular for many things including its very vibrant nightlife. The city has a wide variety of night entertainments to offer of which nightclubs are one of the most popular. There are a lot of night cubs in Dubai and most of them are packed to full capacity during the weekends (Thursday to Saturday).
A lot of the main clubs in Dubai host a ladies night on Tuesdays where ladies are granted free entrance and in some cases free drinks. Before, most night clubs in Dubai used to grant free entry to customers, however, with the explosion in the popularity of night clubs in Dubai, most of them now collect an entry fee.
Dubai is still a conservative country and as such there are things you can do in other countries that are not allowed here. Here are some rules for Night Clubs in Dubai;
5 Things You Must Know When Clubbing in Dubai
- Dress Code: even though it is not permitted to wear skimpy dresses in public places such as malls, you can however wear short skirts, short dresses, micro minis and other such attires in night clubs in Dubai. As a matter of fact, if you dress in a way that is considered too casual or tardy, the bouncers will not allow you to enter club.
- Drinking in Dubai: in order to be able to take alcohol in Dubai, you will have to be 21 years and above. There is a very strict compliance to this law.
- IDs to bring at night clubs in Dubai: some night clubs only allow entry to people who are 25 and above. So to prove your age, you will have to come with a valid ID. If you are a visitor, you can use your international passport as an ID, however, if you are a resident in the city, you may use your Emirates ID or a driving license will suffice.
- Drink & Drive: if you intend to consume alcohol in a night club, then you should never drive home. Not only is it unsafe, it can also land you in prison. If you consume alcohol, then it will be in your best interest to hire a cab to take you home.
- Timings for Night Clubs in Dubai: most night clubs start filling up around 10 pm, and all night clubs close by 3:00 a.m.
Here are 10 of the most popular clubs in Dubai and their entry price.
10 Most Popular Night Clubs in Dubai and Their Price of Entry
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1. Club 360
This is one of the most popular clubs in Dubai and it is well known for hosting some of the biggest parties in the entire year and also for inviting some of the most prominent DJ’s in the world. In addition to having an extremely vibrant party scene, it also has a view to die for.
Its circular venue provides one with spectacular views of the Burj-Al-Arab and the Persian Gulf. It is also amongst the favorites of adult party-goers and the ones who are passionate about parties. You can go to club 360 from Sunday to Saturday from 5:00 PM to 03:00 AM. Cost per entry to the club for one person is AED 172.
2. Nasimi Beach
Nasimi beach is located on the palm on a part of Atlantis, and it is a very good nightclub which offers a breathtaking experience of partying on a man-made beach that is located 7km out into the season. Nasimi beach has no gate fee.
This club is situated in the Souk Madinat, and it is an entertainment hub for music fans and one of the most vibrant spots for party goers. Trilogy offers unrivalled entertainment, such as rooftop terrace and hosts international DJs from time to time. If you can afford it, you can pay for the VIP areas which has views of the Madinat Jumeirah and Dubai beyond.
Before you can gain entry into Trilogy night club, you must be at least 21 years and must be dressed in clubbing attire, else you will be bounced. Trilogy does not collect any entrance fee unless a special DJ or musician is in attendance. In that case, they collect about AED 60-70 as entry fee.
4, Skyview Bar, Burj al Arab
This night club is one of the best places to enjoy nightlife in Dubai. It is located on the 27th floor, 200 meters above the sea level at Burj al Arab hotel. The club is well known for its innovative cocktails and modern day classics that can influence the mood of the person.
The club also has an amazing 3D glittering lights which increases the brightness and luster of your reflection. In the Skyveiw bar, it is possible to ask for a personalized cocktail of your choice. Entry fee is AED 275 per person.
5. Zero Gravity
Just like the name implies, the club tries to recreate an atmosphere of weightlessness by making you feel like you are in a world on clouds roaming up and down. It’s a single mixture of beach, bar and restaurant to enjoy every movement of lavishness near you.
Zero gravity is situated in the Dubai marina in Jumeriah beach residence at Al Sufouh Road. In addition to clubbing, you can also enjoy dining and drinking all in one place. You can also view the waves in the sea. Entry fee for week days is AED 100 while one weekends it is AED 150.
6. Sensation Club
Sensation club is one of the most popular and finest clubs that Dubai has to offer. It is located in Crown Plaza Hotel in Sheikh Zayed Road. This club is very much patronized by the Desi crowd (that is Indians, Pakistani et al.) Other nationals also come here too.
They have a very helpful and friendly staff. The dance floor and VIP area in sensation club is quite large and spacious when compared to what other clubs have to offer. The entry fee for men is AED 100 whereas the ladies do not have to pay anything.
7. White Dubai
White Dubai is styled in modern and up to date pattern of silver and white interiors for whites of Dubai. It looks like a typical American club and it caters mainly to the white expats living in Dubai. The clubs 3d lights give reflections a sliver and white hue.
The dance floor is quite full of energy with music playing in full blast. A special modern technically based music system is installed in it that beats with your heart beat.
The dance floor is also quite spacious and can comfortably accommodate a lot of people. Cover charges varies from night to night. Some nights at White will be admission only if you buy a table while other nights you may have a cover. Cover will usually be at least AED 75.
8. Vault Bar
Vault bar is located high on the 71st and 72nd floor of the JW Marriott Marquis hotel, giving customer a breathtaking panoramic view of the scenes of Dubai. The design is very classy, with a wide array of popular cigars from all over the world.
They also serve premium beverages thus making them a go-to place for the elite. Unlimited music with the best mixtures of cocktails and the exquisite view is sure guaranteed to give you a night you will not forget in a hurry. Vault bar does not charge any entry fee.
9. BASE Dubai
BASE Dubai is getting very popular thanks to their dancers and international famous DJs who perform on stage next to the pool and private cabanas, making it the perfect place to drink and dance until sunrise. The club is open on just three nights in a week (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays only) from 11pm to 3AM.
They have a ladies night that is specially illuminated where they offer free beverages until 1 AM. So, if you would like to hang out with your girlfriends, you should come elegantly dressed and dance away the night. Entry fee for ladies is free as long as there is no special event.
10. Khaleeji Club
This is one of the most exclusive and luxurious VIP nightclubs in Dubai. They offer a vast collection of beverages such as cocktails, sparkling wines, and champagnes.
Boasting of a delightful minimalist ambience, the club is adorned with dark earthy tones, bronze wall cabinets, and contemporary Arabic-influenced designs, highlighting the concepts of flexibility and minimalism. The club is quite popular among tourists, expats and locals for it very vibrant Arabian nights, dynamic crowds, and extremely fun atmosphere.
Khaleeji club is located on the 18th floor of the Raffles Hotel, where you can get a panoramic, breathtaking view that will serve as a splendid backdrop for your drinking and entertaining night. Entry fee is AED 100.