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Embrace the Cooler Weather With These Top 5 Alfresco Activities

Discover what's happening this season at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai; a hidden legendary gem in the heart of JBR

Posted on

23 October 2019

Last updated on 28 October 2019

With the weather cooling outside, now is the perfect time to catch-up with the best outdoor activities you can enjoy...

Situated on an expansive and exclusive private beach, a few steps away from Dubai’s most famous promenade in Dubai Marina, The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai is a private oasis in the heart of the city.

World-renowned and the epitome of luxury, the resort offers its guests breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf and a chance to get away from everyday life.

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai boasts 9 award-winning restaurants that feature hand-picked menus prepared by some of the city's most sought-after chefs, who take diners on a gastronomically rich journey filled with exotic flavors from Asia and Arabia to the Mediterranean.

Whether you're looking for a romantic dinner for two by the beach, alfresco family style sharing or the famed Dubai brunch with a group of friends, the resort has something that meets every individuals' need.

1. Beach and Brunch Launches at Palm Grill

Whilst taking in the beautiful views of the Arabian Gulf enjoy a leisurely brunch by the beach. The restaurant offers a wide selection of grilled beachfront favorites and generous servings of freshly-caught seafood and live grills, all accompanied by island-inspired cocktails and live music.

Guests can further extend their leisure time with friends and family with a pre and post-brunch, which includes access to the private beach and pools - there's 5 in total, including a kid's slide and lazy river! Guests can further make their time memorable by using the option of adding a 30-minute spa treatment.

Important details to know

  • Happening every Saturday
  • Pool and beach access from 10 am to 6 pm and brunch from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dubai is open from 9 am to 9 pm

How much are the brunch packages?

Prices vary based on the option chosen and start from AED 275 per person for soft beverages, AED 395 for soft drinks and pool/beach access, and AED 575 for all of that, plus a 30-minute relaxation massage.

For house beverage packages, prices start at AED 415 per person, which includes the 'Chill & Grill brunch' and house beverages. For pool and beach access, as well as the brunch, prices are AED 495 per person.

Children aged 5 dine with compliments, and for 6 to 12 year olds, prices start at AED 125 per child (excl. the pool/beach access), and AED 175 for the brunch, pool and beach.

2. Pool and Beach Days

Enjoy the cooler weather with a day at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai. Guests can enjoy pleasant views over the fronds of Palm Jumeirah and cool green lawns at the resorts 400,000 square feet of landscaped gardens. Bask under the glorious sun from the comfort of the very many sun loungers available on the pristine private breach or around one of the 5 outdoor swimming pools.

Important details to know

  • Guests can avail of this offer daily, from 9 am to 6 pm.
  • Mid-week access is priced at AED 299, with AED 150 back on food and beverages.
  • Weekend access costs AED 399 per person, with AED 150 back to spend. Kids cost just AED 100 each.

3. Romance the Flavors of Arabia at Amaseena

Treat your culinary senses to a journey through the Gulf, thanks to the exuberant Bedouin inspired tents and palm trees shading and swaying in the gentle sea breeze.

Enjoy succulent meats livened up by bold spices and freshly-caught seafood, or sample the tastes of delicate Arabian sweets.

Discover the beauty and romance of old Arabia, with live music every night. Special theme nights are scheduled for each Wednesday and Thursday and offer specially prepared dishes, reminiscent sounds of live Arabic music, exotic belly dancing and let the rich aroma of shisha take you to another time.

Important details to know

  • Happening daily from 5pm to 12am, diners can enjoy the buffet from 7 pm to 11 pm.
  • Prices start at AED 249 for the regular buffet.
  • AED 299 for the seafood buffet.
  • AED 299 for themed nights on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

4. Spa-cation at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

This festive season in Dubai, escape the hustle-bustle of the city and enter The Ritz-Carlton's timeless JBR property and immerse yourself in an indulgent spa day.

Your pampering session begins with a 60-minute massage, followed by a two-course lunch in La Baie or enjoy the signature Afternoon Tea experience in The Lobby Lounge.

This holistic journey is inclusive of day access to all the spa facilities including plunge pools, steam rooms, and relaxation lounges along with the resort’s swimming pools and the only private beach along JBR, overlooking the Arabian Gulf.

Important details to know

  • The spa is open daily from 9am to 10 pm
  • Weekdays - AED 580* per person
  • Weekends - AED 680* per person inclusive of a 60-minute massage, a choice of lunch or afternoon tea and pool and beach access.

5. London Social Brunch

Aptly named ‘Dubai’s Brunch of the Year’ by Shortlist Magazine, go on a journey along London’s underground stations and indulge in the spicy flavours of Banglatown and Little Beirut, as well as British classics such as Fish n’ Chips and Yorkshire Pudding.

Guests can enjoy 12 live cooking stations, Britain’s favourite beverages and a live duo performing old and news British tunes.

Important details to know

  • Happening every Friday from 1 pm to 4 pm.
  • The Jubilee package, priced at AED 395 per person, which includes soft drinks.
  • The Victoria package, AED 495 per person, which includes signature drinks and house beverages.
  • The Piccadilly package, AED 650 per person, which has all of this plus free-flowing, premium sparkling.
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With the bustling metropolis and all the attractions of urban living on the doorstep, step into the city’s most sought-after beach destination and discover a legendary gem in the heart of Dubai Marina. A perfectly paired setting that bears all the hallmarks of classic Ritz-Carlton hospitality, an elegant locale where authentic Arabian hospitality meets unrivaled levels of service delivered with personality and warm courtesy.

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai at The Walk, JBR. Al Mamsha Street, PO Box 26525, Dubai, UAE