Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa
With a swim-up pool bar on one side and curling waterslides on the other, the Habtoor’s pool and beach caters to a range of interests, whether it be lounging in the sun, lunching at the nearby Italian restaurant Luciano’s, frolicking in the pool or taking to the waves for some watersports.
Facilities: Stroll down to the extra-long beach if you want some quiet, or relax in the temperature-controlled pool. There’s also a kids’ play area and two waterslides, plus a restaurant and swim-up bar (which pumps out plenty of lively tunes).
Highlight: We love the prime Dubai Marina location and the swim-up bar.
Best for: Great for families, as well as small groups of friends or couples.
UAE residents Dhs400 (with 150 food voucher) and Visitors (Non-AUE residents) Dhs550 (With 150 food voucher). Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 408 4444).
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