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Head to this Downtown pool to chill out any day of the week. The unique pool areas consist of a main pool, a family pool with a waterfall and a children’s splash pad. Kids aged six to 11 get 50 percent off, while kids under five get free pool access. On weekdays you’ll get Dhs100 back in dining credit, while its Dhs150 back on weekends.
Dhs150 (Sun-Thu), Dhs200 (Fri-Sat). Ongoing. Daily 8am-7pm. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Address Dubai Mall
This Downtown hotel has a special deal – and a massive lap pool should you wish to work off your lunch. For Dhs150 you can get pool access during the week (Dhs200 at weekends), plus Dhs100 (Dhs150 at weekends) to spend on food at Cabana,
Dhs150(Sun-Thu), Dhs250 (Fri-Sat). Ongoing. Daily 7am-8pm. Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
We'll let you in on a little secret. You don't need to check in at five-star Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort to soak up the sun and enjoy the sandy private beach – or to take a dip in the 50-metre long infinity pool, just steps from the sea. For just Dhs599 per person, indulge in a day of luxury with the Dine & Unwind package, with access to the beach and pool as well as a meal and a relaxing 60-minute spa treatment. Guests who book this offer on Friday can enjoy a set menu at Revo Café, where they can enjoy the outdoor terrace that offers a great view of Dubai skyline.
Dhs599 (Sat-Thu), Dhs630 (Fri). Ongoing. Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, Palm Jumeirah (04 567 8999).
Head to this beach club and enjoy a party pool day with views across to the Palm and Ain Dubai. Dhs300 (Sun-Thu Dhs100 back on F&B), Dhs400 (Fri-Sat, Dhs200 back on F&B). Ongoing. Rixos Premium Dubai, JBR (052 777 9472).
Bab Al Shams
While a visit to Bab Al Shams might make guests feel like they’re a million miles from anywhere, the location is surprisingly convenient to get to from central Dubai. The stunning desert resort features three temperature controlled swimming pools as well as a shaded pool for children, a lap pool and an elevated relaxation pool where you can chill out and soak up the sun in complete privacy. If you want to enjoy the pool and leisure facilities for a day without booking a hotel room, take advantage of the summer offers for desert tranquillity at its best.
Dhs395 (Sun-Thu pool and lunch), Dhs525 (Fri-Sat pool and lunch), Dhs290 Sun-Thu (pool only), Dhs395 (Fri-Sat pool only). Daily. Ongoing. Bab Al Shams, Al Qudra (04 809 6167).
From October 6, this casual beach club at Al Sufouh offers ladies free pool and beach access on Sunday and Monday. You’ll get 50 percent off food and free-flowing mixed drinks.
Sun-Mon 10am-8 pm. Ongoing. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 318 1313).
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Pamper yourself in palatial surroundings at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and spend the day lounging by the private beach or the 59m infinity pool. Refuel at Plaj, which includes a mixed fruit platter upon arrival and complimentary water. If you’re after more pampering, indulge in a with a 60-minute treatment and enjoy an additional 30 minutes for free at Talise Ottoman Spa which also includes use of all the spa facilitates like the Jacuzzis, adventure showers, saunas, day beds and even a snow room.
Dhs295 with a Dhs195 voucher to spend on F&B (Sun-Thu). Ongoing. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0456).
Sofitel Dubai The Palm
Spend the day relaxing on the private beach at this five-star Palm Jumeirah beach resort. There’s also six temperature-controlled swimming pools to take your pick from. What’s more, you’ll get a voucher back to treat yourself to a meal at any of the hotels ten restaurants and lounges.
Dhs275 with a Dhs150 voucher to spend on F&B (Sun-Thu), Dhs325 with a Dhs200 voucher to spend on F&B (Fri-Sat). Ongoing. Daily 9am-6pm. Ongoing. Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 6677).
Soak up stunning panoramic views of the city skyline at this swanky swimming pool. The hotel's summer pool access offer includes a food and beverages voucher for each person meaning you can order some nibbles and drinks while you laze by the pool.
Dhs200 on weekdays and Dhs225 on weekends with a Dhs100 voucher to spend on F&B. Dhs320 with a breakfast credit of Dhs100 to spend at Raffles Salon and Dhs100 voucher to spend on F&B at the pool. Daily 8am-8pm. Raffles Dubai, Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi City (04 324 8888).
Head to the stunning rooftop spot at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai for a day splashing around in the two pools and taking in the views. For Dhs200, you’ll get access to the rooftop pool and a Dhs100 voucher to spend there.
Dhs200. Sun-Fri noon-6pm. Ongoing. The Penthouse, FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (052 900 4868).
Head to this famed pool at Dubai Marina for a cool deal this summer. From Sunday to Wednesday you’ll get access to the pool and beach area for Dhs160, with Dhs50 of that redeemable on food and drinks. The day runs from 10am, so get there early.
Dhs160. Ongoing. Skydive Dubai Drop Zone, Dubai Marina (04 399 0009).