What are the best lounges in Dubai?
In a city with a climate like Dubai, the best way to escape the heat of the day is to chill on the terrace of a comfortable lounge with a pool. In fact, lounge is a bar with comfortable sofas, good music, food and drink menu and relaxed atmosphere. Dubai has dozens of great lounges with beautiful views, excellent cuisine, pools and even access to the beach.
Lounges can be situated in various places: on the beach, in a skyscraper, in a hotel, in the desert, on the roof, in a club or in the restaurant. As a drink, cocktails, wine, champagne and soft drinks are served there. Food on the menu can be completely different, from Japanese sushi to spicy curry with rice.
It is better to choose a place with a good reputation and an excellent location. Isn’t it great to enjoy a drink at the beach lounge with beautiful views of the most futuristic city in the world. Here is a list of lounges that you will definitely like.
The Mercury Lounge is a Dubai rooftop bar which offers amazing views of the city. From the terrasse you will see the Downtown Skyline, Burj Khalifa and the Arabian Golf. It serves Mediterranean cuisine in the best traditions of the south of France and Greece.
After dinner of champagne oysters, enjoy a party from the best DJs and dance all night.
Address: 6th Floor, Dubai Four Seasons Dubai Jumeirah Resort, Jumeirah beach road.
Tel: +971 427 0777
Al Sarab Rooftop Lounge
Al Sarab Rooftop Lounge by Bab Al Shams is in the top of the best lounges of Dubai. This lounge is located in the real desert among the red sand dunes. Here you can enjoy a delicious food at traditional Arabian style dinner.
In the evenings there is live music and artists dance oriental dances in the lights of the setting sun. Indeed, here is one of the most beautiful sunset views.
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa, Dubailand
Tel: +971 4 809 6100
One of the most famous views in the world is the panorama from the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. Situated on the 122nd floor at more that 442 meters height, At.mosphere Lounge offers a great bar with different drinks. In the restaurant traditional european cuisine is served, as well as asian and dishes. Tere is also a vegetarian menu available.
122nd floor of Burj Khalifa, Downtown Tel: +971 4 888 3444
Level 43 Sky Lounge
This bar is located more than 155 meters above the ground in Four Points by Sheraton Hotel. In the evening, as well as in the afternoon you can enjoy a beautiful view of Dubai, including the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, Atlantis and Dubai Mall.
In the lounge menu, sushi, steaks, seafood and more. You can perfectly complement your dinner with wine, cocktail or champagne. This is quite a popular place, so if you want a table with the best view, you will need to book it.
Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Sheikh Zayed road
Tel: +971 4 316 9888
Iris lounge is located in the heart of Business Bay on the 27th floor of Oberoi Hotel & Resort. This place has an excellent cocktail menu as well as great food options. The premium dining package costs 150 AED. Every Sunday Iris Dubai makes a party with DJs playing disco, funk, soul, & house music.
Oberoi Hotel & Resort, Business bay
Tel: +971 56 951 1442
Pure Sky Lounge
This lounge is situated on the 35th floor of the Hilton JBR hotel and offers just an amazing view over the Arabian Gulf. The lounge is also famous for its Ladies Nights when women are served an unlimited drinks.
The restaurant specializes mainly in seafood and fish, but there are also meat dishes. By the way, every day there is a happy hour from 7pm to 9pm and at that time all beverages are for only AED 35 each.
Hilton Jumeirah Beach Resort, JBR Tel: +971 4 399 1111