New Year's Eve parties in Dubai for under Dhs300

Bag a bargain this NYE with these deals coming in at less than Dhs300

Accents Restaurant
Enjoy a mouthwatering buffet and fireworks from the beach.
Dhs299 (soft drinks), Dhs399 (bubbly). 7pm-11pm. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6669).

Mark the New Year with a four-course sharing menu.
Dhs179 (two people). 10am-midnight (except Ibn Battuta branch from 8am). Until Jan 15. Deira (800 284 7886). Other locations: Bay Square, Business Bay, Ibn Battuta Mall, The Gardens.

Big New Year’s Eve bash.
Dhs180 (early-bird), Dhs210 (advance), Dhs260 (on the door), Dhs3,000 (table of four with beverages and a tapas platter), Dhs4,000 (table of six with beverages and a tapas platter), Dhs6,000 (table of ten with beverages). From 7pm. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 318 1313).

Big Chefs
Enjoy a set menu.
Dhs120 (set menu). 8pm-midnight. The Beach, opposite JBR (04 551 5302). Other locations: BoxPark, Riverland Dubai.

This lounge and club will host DJ Nicola Fasano, plus views of Dubai Water Canal on the 32nd Floor of the W Dubai – Al Habtoor City.
Dhs150. 8pm-3am. W Dubai – Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road (056 501 2039).

Brio Restaurant
Enjoy a special dinner and then party the night away.
Dhs225. 7pm-midnight. TIME Grand Plaza Hotel, Al Quoz (04 233 4444).

Brothaus Bakery – Bistro
Dinner buffet. Kids get a play area with free food.
Dhs175 (food only), half price (kids under 12), free (kids under three). 6pm-11.30pm. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay (04 369 0000).

Café Artois
Party on the banks of the Dubai Water Canal with live entertainment.
Dhs100 (entry fee), à la carte menu available. From 6pm. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Enjoy a lavish buffet.
Dhs250 (food only), Dhs399 (house beverages). 7pm-11.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).

Chef’s House

Enjoy canapés on arrival and live cooking stations.
Dhs299 (soft drinks), Dhs399 (selected house beverages), Dhs199 (kids aged five to 11). Includes free entrance to Dusk Terrace to watch the fireworks. 7.30ppm-1am. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).

Counter Culture Café
Tuck into a buffet indoors or outdoors and watch the fireworks display.
Dhs199 (soft drinks). 11pm-2am (food and drinks served until 11pm). Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites, Dubai Marina (04 319 4000).

Moulin Rouge-themed party including a DJ and best costume competition.
Dhs250 (in advance, to be deducted from the bill). 8pm-late. Cluster A, JLT (04 514 9339).

Enjoy a four-course menu.
Dhs225 (glass of sparkling grape). 8pm-1am. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).

Da Vinci’s
A sumptuous Italian set menu.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs349 (house beverages), Dhs399 (sparkling grape). 8pm-2am. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 8888).

Dawn & Dusk
See the fireworks while dancing to a live DJ.
Dhs199 (including snacks and a welcome drink). 9pm-2am. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).

Delphine Restaurant
1920’s soirée with a live singer, buffet and beverages.
Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs525 (house beverages), Dhs750 (bubbly). 8pm-1am.The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8623).

DXB Grill
Enjoy a festive set menu feast at DXB Grill.
Dhs229 (soft drinks), Dhs379 (house beverages), Dhs429 (sparkling grape). 7pm-midnight. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 8888).

Enjoy a lavish buffet with friends and family.
Dhs250 (soft drinks), Dhs500 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road (056 414 2213).

JB’s Gastropub
Dinner, DJs, a magician and more.
Dhs100 (entry with standard beverages), Dhs249 (house beverages from 8pm-1am), Dhs399 (three-course meal with house beverages). 8pm-3am. Amwaj Rotana, JBR (04 428 2000).

International buffet.
Dhs295 (soft drinks). 7pm-11pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Liwan Restaurant
Buffet with live cooking stations. Toast the New Year on the terrace and enjoy the live band.
From Dhs250 (soft drinks). 8pm-1am. Swissotel Al Ghurair Dubai, Deira (04 293 3262).

Mashrabiya Lounge
Festive afternoon tea with baked log cakes, stolen and hot chocolate.
Dhs155, chocolate Dhs45 extra. Noon-6pm. Until Jan 6, 2018. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).

Moombai & Co.
Tasty three-course meal.
Glitter Ball: Dhs295 (four hours of house drinks), Disco party: Dhs395 (four hours unlimited dishes and house drinks). 8pm-2am. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8607).

Moroc Lounge & Bar
À la carte food, drinks packages and entertainment.
Dhs299 (free-flowing beverages). From 9pm. Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (04 444 5613).

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa
The 14-hour New Year’s party, kicks off at 1pm at the resort’s Beach Club, with live music from singer Barbara Tucker and DJ Q. Later, move on to Nikki Privé to see in the New Year from 10pm until 3am. There’s also the “ultimate New Year’s Eve experience” package, which offers an overnight stay for up to ten, with Rolls Royce-driven chauffeur pick-up and drop-off (call for prices).
Dhs225 (four hours of food), Dhs500 (four hours of food and house beverages), Dhs450 (eight hours of food), Dhs1,000 (eight hours of food and house beverages), Dhs250 (access to the bar, which includes Dhs200 redeemable on food and beverages). 1pm-3am. Nikki Beach Resort & Spa, Pearl Jumeira (04 376 6162).

Early New Year’s Eve dinner buffet. Groups of more than three get a free NOL card to their chosen destination.
Dhs225 (soft drinks), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 6pm-10pm. dusitD2 Kenz Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 567 2246).

Petals Restaurant
Get set to mark the start of 2018 with a spectacular barbecue party, complete with live entertainment.
Dhs225 (soft drinks). 7pm-2am. TIME Oak Hotel & Suites, Barsha Heights (04 437 7888).

Rosso and Benihana
Gala with a buffet, music by resident and popular DJs a magician and live music from The Swing Revue.
Dhs200 (four house beverages), Dhs599 (soft drinks), Dhs799 (bubbly and house beverages), Dhs1,099 (premium bubbly), Dhs299 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 8pm-2am. Amwaj Rotana, JBR (04 428 2000).

Royal China
Seven course set menus.
Dhs268 (house dinner menu), Dhs418 (seafood gourmet menu), Dhs250 (beverages package, 7.30pm-10.30pm). 11.30am-11.30pm. DIFC (04 354 5543).

Sapori di BiCE
Four-course set menu.
Dhs195. From noon. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 344 2550).

Shayan Restaurant
Sample the best that Shayan has to offer.
From Dhs160 (four-course menu with soft drinks). 6pm-midnight. Swissotel Al Ghurair Dubai, Deira (04 293 3262).

Skye & Walker
With priority access to watch the fireworks from the Skye Bridge, this is the perfect place to ring in the New Year.
Dhs130 (dinner buffet). 7pm-midnight. Marriott Executive Apartments Dubai Creek, Deira (04 213 1221).

Chill poolside with grills and mezze to share.
Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs450 (house beverages), Dhs600 (bubbly), half price (kids aged five to 12), free (kids under five). 7pm-2am. Courtyard by Marriott, Dubai Green Community (04 885 2222).

Spice & Ice
Six hours of food from a special New Year’s menu and beverages including bubbly.
Dhs299 (house beverages), Dhs399 (premium beverages). 9pm-3am. Cluster A, JLT (04 421 1356).

Tamanya Terrace
Enjoy fantastic views of the Dubai skyline and the spectacular fireworks as you dance the night away into the New Year at Tamanya Terrace.
Free entry until 10pm. Dhs100 from 10pm including a glass of bubbly. Table for up to six people Dhs2,499 including two bottles of premium spirits or bubbly. Early bird offer, book before 15th December only Dhs1, 999. 8.30pm till late. Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Media City (04 366 9131).

The Irish Village
The atmosphere will be electric and spirits high.
Dhs125 (with two selected beverages). From 7pm. Garhoud (04 282 4750).

XL Dubai
Live dancers and entertainment, plus views of the fireworks and a performance by DJ Albert Neve. Smart and glamorous dress code with entry available on the door. Luxury packages available from Dhs3,000.
Dhs250 (ladies), Dhs450 (gents). 10pm-4am. Habtoor Grand Resort Autograph Collection, JBR (052 634 1040).

Yesterday Pub
Great food, drinks and music by the in-house DJ.
Dhs280 (soft drinks), Dhs380 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Four Points by Sheraton Downtown (04 501 3115).

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