SPONSORED CONTENT: Celebrate festive season in Jumeirah
FESTIVE TEA AT SAHN EDDAR
Located in the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, this delish tea features sweet treats and savoury delicacies surrounded by spectacular festive decorations.
INFO: 24 & 25 Dec, Arabesque Afternoon Tea, Dhs535 (soft beverages), Dhs575 (bubbly), Festive High Tea, 7pm-8pm, Dhs425, Jumeirah Road, Dubai, 04 301 7777
INDIAN DELIGHTS AT NAYA
Indulge in unusual yet delectable Christmas spices at Naya where they will be serving a Christmas menu with an Indian twist.
INFO: 23-25 Dec, 6.30pm-11.30pm, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Road, Dubai, 04 432 3232
TAKEAWAY A TURKEY
Forget slaving over a hot stove this year! Instead order a traditional roasted turkey with roast potatoes, veggies, sauces and homemade mince pies to finish off from Madinat Jumeirah.
INFO: Available for pick-up from 20-25 Dec, 6 King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St, Dubai, 04 366 6528, firstname.lastname@example.org
BRUNCH AT THE HIDE
Meat lovers with go wild for the brunch here at The Hide. Prime-cuts of juicy meat and with American holiday faves will make your Christmas Day that extra bit special.
INFO: 25 Dec, 12.30pm-4pm, Dhs850 (house beverages), Dhs375 for children aged 4-11, kids below 4 years of age dine for free, Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah,Al Sufouh Rd, Dubai, 04 432 3232
TURN ORIENTAL AT ZHENG HE’S
Celebrate Christmas with an Asian-influence at Zheng He’s pretty oriental restaurant. Family and friends looking for something different will love it.
INFO: 24 Dec, a la carte festive dinner with turkey specials 6.30pm-11pm, 25 Dec, Christmas sharing-style brunch 12.30pm-4pm, Dhs695 (bubbly), Dhs395 (house beverages), Dhs350 (soft beverages), Jumeirah Mina A' Salam, Madinat Jumeirah, Jumeirah Road, Dubai, 04 432 3232
ENJOY THE FESTIVE MARKET
Immerse yourself in festive spirit at the Madinat Jumeirah Festive Market. Have fun in the snow fight zone or do some bungee jumping then try the variety of delish food and beverages on offer.
INFO: 16-27 DEC, Sun-Wed 3pm-late, Thu-Sat noon-late, Fort Island, Madinat Jumeirah Conference Centre
A FANCY BUFFET AT IMPERIUM
Treat yourself and your loved ones to a more refined experience with the ultimate international Christmas buffet at Imperium, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray. Perfect for Christmas connoisseurs.
INFO: 24 Dec, 6.30pm-11pm, Dhs350, Crescent Rd, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, 04 453 0444
HAVE AN ALTERNATIVE 12 DAY
Whether you’re flying home for the holidays or sticking around, Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts are having a ‘not your normal’ 12 day celebration with festive specials at 35 of their signature restaurants. Enjoy a three-course festive feast at restaurants including Scape at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Rockfish at Jumeirah Al Naseem and more.
INFO: 5-17 Dec, prices start at Dhs130 per person, visit jumeirah.com/12days to book online.
CHRISTMAS DAY AT NOMAD
Create a memorable family get-together with your faves at Nomad’s cheery brunch. From turkey stations to wow desserts, there’s something for everyone. The live band will be playing classics so warm up the vocal chords and get ready for a sing-along!
INFO: 25 Dec, 1pm-4pm, Dhs550 per person (house beverages), Dhs330 (soft beverages), Dhs175 for children aged 4-12, kids below the age of 4 dine for free, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Al Garhoud, Dubai, 04 230 8458
NYE AT LATITUDE
Say so long to 2017 and hello to 2018 at Latitude where there will be a spread of festive-inspired dishes and a live band. Enjoy views of the Burj Al Arab on the vast outdoor terrace and landscaped gardens as the year draws to a close.
INFO: 31 Dec, 8pm-late, Dhs1,695 (selected beverages), Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Road, Dubai, 04 432 3232
NYE AT CU-BA
Latinos know how to party so hit Cu-ba for a sassy party this New Year’s Eve. Enjoy light bites on the pretty rooftop terrace with wicked views of the Dubai skyline with a live DJ to entertain you and your mates. FIY, a spectacular fireworks display will go off as the clock strikes midnight…
INFO: 21 and above only, Dhs695 (premium beverages), Dhs495 (house beverages), Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Sheikh Rashid Rd, Dubai, 04 230 8582
NYE AT ZHENG HE’S
Enjoy a lavish family style dinner spread style like a traditional Chinese feast on the eve before the clock strikes. Gobble up colourful dim sums before carrying on the fun at the after-party of the year at Shimmers.
INFO: 31 Dec, 8pm-late, Dhs1,150 (selected beverages), Jumeirah Mina A' Salam, Madinat Jumeirah, Jumeirah Road, Dubai, 04 432 3232