Time Out Dubai profiles the best bar deals for New Year's Eve in Dubai. This list features 13 bars in Dubai offering packages for under Dhs300
Time Out Dubai staff
Armani/Lounge A lounge experience with a DJ, canapés, sparkling beverages and views overlooking The Dubai Fountain and Downtown Dubai. Dhs290 (soft drinks), Dhs400 (mixed beverages), Dhs690 (sparkling), Dhs950 (oysters and 30g Beluga caviar). Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, www.armanihotels.com, email@example.com (04 888 3388).
Barasti DJ Jazzy Jeff will be returning to Barasti for the New Year’s Eve celebrations. He will be taking to the beach during the evening along with ATB, Marty Metcalf and Tom Ferguson. Dhs190 (early bird ticket), Dhs250 (advance ticket), Dhs300 (at the gate). Middle deck VIP area: Dhs4,000 (per table of four with beverage package and tapas platter). Lounge tables: Dhs5,500 (per table of six with beverage package). Lower deck sofas: Dhs7,250 per table of ten with beverage package). Dhs8,500 (per table of ten with beverage package). Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.barastibeach.com (04 399 3333).
Cave A spread of charcuterie and farm cheeses, paired with grape. Alternatively, sample Parisian food from the à la carte menu. Dhs275 per person (with a glass of bubbly on arrival). Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.conraddubai.com (04 444 7111).
Club Rush The Masquerade Night Out party for teens aged 13 to 18. Watch the fireworks display at midnight from Atlantis beach, and those wearing a mask will receive a free mocktail. Dhs50 (hotel guests), Dhs150 (visitors). 9pm-1am (doors open at 8pm). Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, email@example.com (04 426 1365).
Level 41 Strictly Vinyl will be all about classic house tunes from DJ Jon Besant. Guests must be 21 or over. Dhs195 (on the door), Dhs150 (advance tickets). From 9pm. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City, www.mediaonehotel.com, firstname.lastname@example.org (052 646 1764).
McGettigan’s DWTC Music acts are performing at the Irish bar throughout the evening. There will also be unlimited house beverages and pass-around platters to enjoy in the run up to midnight. Dhs299 (all-inclusive). 8pm-12.15pm. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, email@example.com, www.mcgettigans.com (04 378 0800).
Nelson’s A three-course dinner with tunes from the resident DJ. Dhs289 per person. From 7pm. Media Rotana, TECOM, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 435 0201).
Purobeach UAE Entry to the beach club at Jebel Ali Golf Resort is Dhs300 with three free drinks. They're also offering a five-course dinner deal and a brunch. Dhs300 (entry with three drinks), Dhs500 (brunch with house beverages), Dhs750 (five courses with bottle of grape). 10am-3am. JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Jebel Ali, www.purobeach.com.
Sun& Enjoy a three-course meal at this recently-opened relaxed spot on Palm Jumeirah. Dhs235 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages). Palm Views Marina West, Palm Jumeirah, email@example.com, www.sunand.ae (04 375 9333).
Tamanya Terrace Dance under the stars to a DJ. The terrace has views of the fireworks from the Palm and Dubai Marina. Free entry from 4pm-6pm, Dhs150 (entry after 6pm), table packages from Dhs3,000 (with two bottles of grape or a bottle of bubbly). Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).
The Irish Village Live music from The Maplejacks and DJ Marky Mark. Adults only. Dhs200 per person (includes buffet). From 7pm. Next to Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Garhoud, www.theirishvillage.com (042824750).
YNot This new grape bar at the InterContinental Dubai Marina is serving a selection of beverages, tapas and a DJ during the evening. Dhs290 (soft drinks), Dhs450 (selected beverages). From 8pm. InterContinental Dubai Marina, www.ihg.com (04 446 6777).