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Discover some of the best beaches in Dubai
Beaches are among the most distinguished resources a country has. While a clean and well-managed beach serves as
asylum from city’s hectic lifestyle for locals, foreign tourists are also attracted as well. Even to some people,
the quality of beaches in a country measures its tourism standard. Dubai, in this concern, retains some of the
world’s vast and most well-managed beaches.
The region is rapidly evolving into a modern tourism hub as real estate projects and properties are being built
at an incredible speed to keep up with the demand. Dubai real estate and tourism is also one of the main reasons
why that the area of Dubai needs to have beautiful and hygienic beaches. The beaches need to match all the new
development that are also taking place. Developers responded to the need in an acute manner and developed some of
the world’s best beach parks. Here are some if the best ones you can visit if you ever decide to visit the amazing
city of Dubai.
Al Mamzar Beach Park
Sand castling, swimming, walking and sunbathing are common to all beaches but this beach offers some extras.
Snorkeling and dedicated BBQ areas are all part and parcel of Al Mamzar park. There are no construction projects
that might spoil your view either. The sand feels soft and clean so you can build up those sand castles as big as
Al Mamzar park beach offers extra activities, such as snorkeling and barbecue
Jumeirah Open Beach Park
This beach is the largest and widest beach park in Dubai. Formerly it was known as the Russian beach due to the
abundance of east European visitors. The beach is lined with great facilities and there is a row of tuck-shops that
face the sea. You can buy snacks drinks and several other beach necessities here as well. Due to its sheer size,
the beach doesn’t get packed with a huge number of visitors during weekends.
One of the largest and widest beaches in Dubai is Jumeirah Open Beach
As the name suggests, the park is often lined with four wheelers mostly all wheel driven SUVs facing towards the
sea. One of the two sides is lined with skyscrapers and the famous Burj Khalifa can also be seen among them. The beach is ideal for sand running and perfect
if you’ve rented a 4x4 for your holiday.
SUVs line up on Dubai's 4x4 beach, looking towards Dubai's skyline on the opposite
Umm Suqiem Beach Park
Umm Suqiem beach is an ideal example of a classic family and surfing beach. Shops and snack bars line a part of
the beach so you can always be sure to get some refreshments if the sun’s rays become a little too hot to handle!
The beach also offers a spectacular view of Burj al Arab so you can get some great pictures of the famous hotel if
you wish. The beach is ideal for families visiting Dubai.
Enjoy Burj Al Arab views from Umm Suqiem family and surfing beach in Dubai
This beach is known for its convenient location to tourists who are staying in the city of Dubai with several
food outlets and drinks stations within close proximity of the beach. Though the beach is not ideal for sports that
require a flat surface, it does provide families with water related activities if you and your family want to cool
off in the sea. However, the beach is not monitored by life guards so make sure you and your children stay close to
the shore for your own safety.
JBR beach is popular with tourists because of its close proximity to the city and its
The above is only a smaple of Dubai's beaches, offering different experiences and views of this
amazing city. You will find much more to see and explore on your next visit to Dubai.