Downtown Dubai is one of the most happening places in Dubai for night partying and clubbing, thanks to popular, glitzy clubs in the vicinity. Downtown Dubai’s array of party places features world-class DJs, live entertainment shows, exotic cuisines, and signature cocktails. So, if you are a fan of dancing the night away, here’s a list of the best clubs in Downtown Dubai that you can visit to make your night a memorable one.
Why not witness the vibrant nightlife of Dubai from the tallest tower in the world? Located in Burj Khalifa, Armani/Privé is an iconic high-end nightclub which is an epitome of luxury, where the sultry ambience is designed by the well-known designer Giorgio Armani himself. Chill, socialize and then dance into early hours with vibrant beats of the resident and visiting international artists and DJs, while sipping on signature cocktails. Experience the signature Giorgio Armani lifestyle in the city’s most preferred after-hours destination for fast-paced fun. Though on the pricier end, this is where the most exciting nights in Dubai happen. You will also relish the food and drinks here. The club opens from 11:00 pm – 03:00 am, excluding Mondays and Wednesdays.
A stalwart on Downtown’s Best Nightclubs list, this is without a doubt one of the most famous clubs in Dubai. Designed by world-renowned designer Roberto Cavalli, the club exudes pure luxury, glamour and indulgence. The minute you step foot inside, you get the feel of extravagance infused with the style and flair of Roberto Cavalli. The club boasts everything from live entertainment to a glamorous ladies night. Within Swarovski encrusted walls and gleaming black quartz flooring, award-winning bartenders concoct signature drinks and vintages to please all palates. Thanks to a star-studded line up of international talent, from Sean Paul and Akon to Ferry Corsten and Erick Morillo, and a VIP guest list that has welcomed everyone from Will Smith to Jennifer Lopez, Cavalli Club consistently hosts the hottest nights in town.
CÉ La Vi Dubai
A MICHELIN guide restaurant, CÉ LA VI Dubai is famous for exquisite pan-Asian cuisine and world-class entertainment with stunning vistas of the Burj Khalifa and exciting rooftop parties. 54 floors high, this rooftop venue in Dubai lets you dine right beside the stunning rooftop infinity pool or groove to live entertainment with a chic cocktail in hand! Snap Instagramable pictures on the flower-framed swing dangling right in front of Burj Khalifa. Enjoy electric performances that bring the crowd to its feet and clink, sip and party the night away with spectacular views and unlimited house beverages. CÉ LA VI also features a ladies’ night for those wanting a touch of luxury as they admire the Downtown Dubai skyline. As part of the Caviar Monday’s deal, ladies can enjoy unlimited drinks between 10pm and 1am, every Monday.
Whether you wish to indulge in fusion Peruvian Cuisine in an art deco setting, or party the night away with hand-crafted cocktails, infused tonics and mocktails, including twists on classics, Inka is the ultimate place to be. The bar acts as a focal point, where guests can relax and admire the breath-taking views of Downtown Dubai from the 31st floor of the Burj Khalifa. Feeling adventurous? Explore the exotic tastes of Peru and indulge in authentic Peruvian dishes, complemented by signature drinks. With latest Timba/ Cuban salsa/ merengue/ son/ cha cha / bachata/ Reggaetone and all your favorite tracks to dance with, swing to your favorite beats with your favorite people late into the night.
Set on the 27th floor of The Oberoi Dubai, with views of Burj Khalifa, the shimmering glass-encased space, complete with a retractable roof and a seven-meter tree serving as an Insta-worthy center piece, offers a prime alfresco spot in Meydan. IRIS includes an indoor venue for the warmer summer months. When you want to party above the Emirates, it is a renowned hot spot for memorable international DJ events, Saturday party brunches, lively ladies’ nights, and delicious cocktails. Patrons love the vibrant atmosphere, a sophisticated ambiance, an outdoor rooftop experience, sparkling city skyline views, signature sounds, and a never-ending supply of signature cocktails. Do try IRIS’s extensive menu of international meals and creative specialty fruit cocktails and mocktails.
Space Club is redefining nightlife design in an extraterrestrial and futuristic setting that will take you on a journey to a parallel universe. Space Club is a sensational experience unlike any other, transporting you to a place far beyond your wildest imagination. Behold thrilling performances, and a unique lineup of DJs dropping the hottest beats from all around the world. Prepare to be taken on vivid journey of music, dance and thrills unlike any other. Opens Monday – Friday, 11:00 pm- 03:00 am.
Be prepared to be swept off your feet by an unparalleled celebration of sight, sound, scene and form at the BLU. Dubai’s hottest nightlife gem, this happening club gives you the alluring versatility of a VIP experience in one, multi-level venue. With cutting-edge areas and gracious spaces, BLU is known for the biggest parties with worldwide recognized stars, live entertainment and performances. Experience the real five-star clubbing experience with premier and up-and-coming DJs and internationally renowned artists. Thanks to its vintage spot at the 32nd floor of W Dubai, you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the city and Dubai Water Canal all the way to the Arabian Gulf. Opens daily from 21:00 till 04:00.
Sounds of Tulum
Are you looking for some exotic entertainment? Sounds of Tulum is where all the promoters, artists and brands of the underground electronic music industry worldwide gather to create a magical and paradisiacal world. Sound of Tulum is the ultimate brunch destination for music, dancing and fun times. Sounds of Tulum is a concept like no other in Downtown Dubai and is the new definition of an extravagant and luxurious lounge and restaurant. It combines modern-day entertainment, top-quality food, and high-class service.
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