Apart from glamorous night life, skyscraper building and luxurious lifestyle, Dubai is also famous for sun, sand and long stretched beaches. The city of dreams is famous for pristine beaches with blue sky weather. However most of the beaches are owned by famous hotels but the city also offers several public beaches which are accessible to public with or without charge. The charges for using the beach usually vary between 100 Dhs to 700 Dhs. Mentioned below are the top public breaches in Dubai.
Mamzer Beach Park
It is one of the massive and beautiful beach parks with the status of blue flag beach. Mamzer beach is the most visited beaches by the tourists and residents. The beach offers sheltered area with changing rooms. Chalets and barbeque area are available for the tourist for daily rental. The beach authority observes the influx of several thousand of visitors every day. To cope up with any mishap, the beach authority has also appointed many lifeguards on duty. For non swimmers, the beach also offers a small cafeteria to enjoy munching with friends.
Jumeirah Beach Park
Jumeirah Beach Park is one of the most loved and ideal picnic spot for residents in Dubai. The beach is surrounded with lush green grassland. Jumeirah Beach Park is dotted with several clean toilets and washing rooms for taking shower bath. The park also offers ample opportunities for enjoying sports and other recreational activities. Due to plethora of recreational options the beach park has emerged to be one of the top weekend hangout spots in Dubai. The beach park is spread over 12 hectare of parkland with children’s park, barbeque area, swimming pool, playing area, cafeteria etc. The beach looks majestic with blue gulf water and golden sand shore.
Russian beach is one of the top free beaches in the city opposite to the iconic Burj Al Arab building. The beach doesn’t have many facilities but it is popular among the residents. One can see several residents walking along the sea shore during morning and evening. The Russian beach is close to several food joints and restaurants. The beach has become favorite place for joggers due to its long stretched jogging track.
The kite beach is famous hub for kite surfers in the city. It is popularly also known as Woollongong Beach as it is present near Woollongong University. Unlike other famous beaches in Dubai, Barbeque is not allowed in Kite beach. This beach is a peaceful place to have a nice walk with your kith and kin. The beach also offers a lovely view of majestic Burj Al Arab.
Jebel Ali Beach
Jebel Ali Beach is a famous beach located near Jebel Ali resort and offers long stretched beaches. The beach observes huge influx of surfers throughout the year. The beach is mainly popular among the young generation because it acts as a great place for campaigning. This beach does not have separate toilets or shower for public use but restaurants and cafeteria are located at a short walk away from the beach.