11 Best Beaches in Dubai.

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Dubai is renowned for having several stunning beaches. Exploring the beaches in Dubai should be one of the primary highlights of Dubai tour. Dubai is a beautiful city in the UAE. Dubai’s transformation into a luxurious and tourist city is a feast for anyone. The beaches in Dubai are fantastic. With pristine beaches, you also get amazing restaurants and food services that ensure a great time. The beaches in Dubai offer great views of the Arabian Sea, Dubai’s skyline, adventure sports, and many more. 

Here are 14 of the best beaches in Dubai: 

1. Kite Beach 

Kite Beach is popular for a variety of water activities mainly Kite surfing. Paddleboarding and Kayaking are also popular in Kite Beach. If you are a first-time water sports adventurer, a kitesurfing school teaches you from a beginner level. Other activities include skating, volleyball, etc. in Kite Beach. Restaurants and cafes on and around this beach are also great. 

2. Jumeirah Beach 

Jumeirah Beach is an artificial beach in Dubai near the Al Jadaf Dubai Canal. It is smaller than other beaches in Dubai but surely one of the finest. You can try jet skiing or banana boat rides here. The water near this beach is calm, so it is also suitable for novice swimmers. There are playgrounds for children as well. You can easily find restaurants and food cafes behind this beach for snacking or lunch. 

3. Al Mamzer Beach 

Al Mamzer Beach is one of the best beaches in Dubai located in the northern part of Dubai. Some of the major features of this beach are barbecue pits, countless tall trees, water sports, picnic spots, and jogging routes. These are in addition to the amazing white sandy beach and its beautiful views. Food is also fantastic here with great hospitality. Contrary to many beaches in Dubai, you have to pay to enter this beach, but it is all worth visiting this beach. 

4. Aquaventure Beach Dubai 

The Aquaventure Beach is located inside the Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark in Palm Jumeirah. This protected beach is a fantastic experience for water sports. Paddleboarding, Kayaking, Jet Skiing, Surfing, Boating, etc. are all available in Aquaventure Beach. As this is a private beach, you won’t find huge crowds and you’ll get to enjoy the activities much better. You can also relax and take sunbathe if you’re not into water sports. 

5. White Beach 

White Beach is another popular private beach in Dubai located in Palm Jumeirah. It is Dubai’s hottest beachfront destination popular for its amazing food and hospitality. Fantastic sun lounges and beautiful swimming pools in addition to the amazing food and hospitality make this beach a must-visit. There are various themes on specific days of the week that you can explore and choose accordingly when to visit. 

6. Umm Suqeim Beach (Jumeirah Public Beach or Sunset Beach) 

The Umm Suqeim Beach is popular in Dubai for its amazing sunset views. Because of this, it is also popularly known as Sunset Beach. The beach is located near the popular Burj Al Arab Hotel and it is the only beach in Dubai where you can take pictures of sunset with the Burj Al Arab building. Due to this, you might experience more crowds on this beach during the evening as compared to any other time of the day. 

This beach is great for barbecues, picnics, and leisure relaxing. Water sports like surfing, and kite surfing are also available here. There are playgrounds for children and plenty of restaurants nearby for food. If you’re someone who loves to read books, you’re in for a treat on this beach. You can borrow books for free from the beach library here and read them on the beach on a beanbag chair. 

7. Al Sufouh Beach (Black Palace Beach) 

The Al Sufouh Beach is undoubtedly one of the most amazing beaches in Dubai. The pathway to this beach is situated between two palaces which gives a royal feeling to the beach. It is one of the less exploited beaches in Dubai. It is perfect for people looking for a quiet and relaxing time on the beach. As the beach is less explored, you may not find many services of food and hospitality here. Still, the overall experience is magnificent here in Al Sufouh Beach. You can also view the Burj Al Arab from here at a distance. 

8. Marina Beach 

Marina Beach is located in one of the most luxurious places in Dubai: Dubai Marina. The Dubai Marina is a posh residential part of Dubai. The Marina Beach is a great place to relax and enjoy the calming sounds of the waves. You can view the Ain Dubai, the world’s largest observation wheel, from this beach. The beach consists of some of the finest restaurants and bars you should try. 

9. JBR Beach 

The JBR Beach is another fantastic beach located inside the Dubai Marina. There are playgrounds for kids and many beach activities for adults. You can try various water sports like Flyboarding, Jetpacking, Parasailing and more. There are many top restaurants and lounges you can try. 

10.Riva Beach Club 

Riva Beach Club is one of the top beaches in Dubai located on the Palm Jumeirah island. This beach club is a restaurant and beach in one. The food and hospitality of this beach is one of the finest in Dubai. The sun lounges, and pools here are some of the best in the world. 

11. La Mer Beach 

La Mer Beach is one of the most fabulous beaches in Dubai filled with abundance of seaside activities, restaurants and scenery. You can try paddleboarding, banana boat ride, jet skiing, etc. in this beach. This amazing beach offers a number of attractions such as playgrounds, a cinema hall, gym, shopping mall, etc. There are plenty of quality restaurants too where you can try variety of foods. 


Undoubtedly, Dubai is home to some of the finest beaches in the world. We, Guru Travels, recommend the aforementioned 11 beaches. Other honorable Mercato Beach, Burj Beach, Jebel Ali Beach, Azure Beach, etc. 

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