The Dubai nightlife might be a lot more diverse than you think. Is in the evening when life really begins in Dubai. Due to its hot climate, people come out to the streets from approx.9 pm and they normally hang out until around midnight. Therefore, Dubai nightlife of the city is great and offers you several varieties of going out.


Dubai is full of all sorts of restaurants, nightclubs and discos. These are mainly found in hotels because of the alcohol serving prohibitions, which are not in effect only in the hotels. It is very rare to find discos or nightclubs outside of a hotel. The main party districts are usually where hotels are also to be found in big numbers, which include the Jumeirah and Al Barsha districts in New Dubai and the Deira and Bur Dubai districts in the old city part. The party places here are mostly concentrated on the Oud Metha, Karama and Al Rigga districts, which are mainly inhabited by Indians.

In the Dubai nightlife, you can find all sorts of nationality nightclubs and all sorts of music nightclubs in Dubai. Some hotels even have German and English pubs but Russian discos are also not rare. Along the Dubai Creek, it is the Aviation Club where every tourist loves to go for the beer and great atmosphere of the Irish Pub. Other places include the hi-tech discos of Atlantis the Palm hotel, the Trilogy that can be found in the Madinat Jumeirah complex. The Dubai Marina complex includes almost forty different bars and Lounges, including the popular Buddha Bar, which is the place of several different parties, but also including a great restaurant but you can find here great lounges for Latin American, International and dance floor music too.

Look around in Bur Dubai, which is one star of Dubai nightlife, being full of nightclubs and bars, restaurants and cafés. Here you can find several Indian places like the Bollywood Bar, which conquers with its great atmosphere. Try the Chill Rooftop Club, which is a great place when it’s in the evening in Dubai. There are also several sports pubs and bars because all the English, American and Indian expats love watching sports in bars. Also Italian and Italo-American places are very popular in Bur Dubai such as the Goodfellas bar.

If you want to taste some real Arabic atmosphere in the Dubai nightlife, you need to go to Deira in search of a great nightclub of which there are plenty over here. Look around in the Al Mushref Bar, which represents belly dancers, the Arabic Nightclub (yes that is its name), with great music. Even Iranian Nightclub exists in here, the Al Zumorrof. Other than that Deira is stuffed with Indian, Bengali, Filipino places.

The Dubai nightlife of Jumeirah has also great nightclubs of all sorts and all types of music. No matter in what age you are, you will find the perfect place for you. You must visit the great Kasbah Nightclub which is a Moroccan themed nightclub located in the Royal Mirage Hotel in Dubai, This nightclub is among the best and biggest nightclubs of Dubai and absolute favourite.

As you see, the Dubai nightlife is extremely busy and colourful and there are hundreds of places to go to hang out a bit in the evening. Please note that according to Dubai law all nightclubs must close at 4 am. Therefore, Dubai nightlife is a little bit shorter but all the richer in action. This is the rule but surely, there is so much of the evening until this time so you can give all you can on the dance floor.