Free drinks for the fairer gender at our pick of the best weekly nights in town
Time Out Dubai staff
Best Ladies' Night Winner Aquara With hair and makeup tips offered alongside the free drinks, as well as an excellent backdrop, it’s easy to see why this night is consistently packed. Tue 8pm-late. Dubai Marina Yacht Club, Dubai Marina (04 362 7900).
Highly Commended Best Ladies' Night Mahiki For Tiki-themed fun dancing to pop classics, Mahiki’s Pin Up Tuesday night is hard to beat. Tue 7pm-3am. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 382 7731).
Highly Commended Best Ladies' Night Pure Sky Lounge The pink drinks at this glamorous spot on the 35th floor make the bar’s terrace an extremely popular destination for ladies. 9pm-11pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach Residences, Dubai Marina (04 374 8888).
Blends The energetic atmosphere at Blends has made it somewhat of a Marina institution. Tue 8pm-11pm. Address Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).
Boudoir Last year saw this classic boutique club benefit from a revamp. Tue 10pm-3am. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah (04 345 5995).
Embassy This high-end London brand continues to be a fashionable destination. Tue-Wed 8pm-10pm. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).
Healey’s With a classy interior and decent terrace, this is a great spot for catching up with friends. Wed 8pm-11pm. Bonnington, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 356 6000).
Maya Lounge A great venue, it’s easy to see why girls flock here on a Sunday to enjoy the Mexican-themed canapés and decent drinks. Sun 7pm-10pm. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 399 5555).
Oeno With its unlimited bubbles deal, it’s no surprise that this classy grape bar is a popular night. Tue 7pm-11pm. Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Umm Suqeim (04 511 7136).
The Dek on 8 This Gossip with the Girls night offers free-flowing mixed drinks by the pool, as well as chilled out beats from DJ Natalie Brogan. Wed 8pm-11pm. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).