Last Minute NYE!

If you were too caught up in Christmas to think about your plans for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, don’t despair.  It’s never too late to socialise and celebrate in Dubai.

There are plenty of activities and events taking place across the Emirate – festivities galore and the biggest fireworks display in the UAE lighting the sky.

So, don’t put it off any longer… get organized and get planning… CitiSpi is here to help.  We've picked some of the best venues to see in the New Year!

Gaucho Dubai

Phone 04 422 7898

Celebrate 2017 in your highest black & white elegance at Gaucho!. To help you swing and step into the New Year sparkle you get goodie bags and set the scene with smooth, upbeat sounds by Paula & Mozaik to carry you on through to 2017.  Relish in a delectable set menu, or savour the a la carte option with a bubbly package before the clock strikes twelve. Dining with the little ones? We have a separate area for children with entertainment activities and kids’ friendly menu available just for that evening.

Unlimited Champagne package for AED 350 per person* AED 500 per person* minimum spend on à la carte.  From 8pm to 2am.


New Year at Dusit Thani

Phone: 04 317 4515

Witness the Burj Khalifa’s celebrated fireworks burst into Dubai’s night sky on 31 December 2016 while indulging in luxurious international fare and an incredible selection of drinks at Dusit Thani Dubai.   Sit back, relax and enjoy a fiery spectacle like no other with those who are closest to you! AED4,200 for a table of four (with one complimentary bottle of Champagne), AED6,150 for a table of six (with two complimentary bottles of Champagne), AED8,000 for a table of eight (with two complimentary bottles of Champagne). 



Phone 04 355 1111

Be the first to indulge in the new 2017 menu by Chef Izu Ani on New Year's Eve! Celebrate the new year at Bazxar.  The chef and his team have developed signature dishes such as burrata, seared languoustines and wagyu beef ribeye. Make it a New Year’s Eve to remember. Minimum spend AED 495 a la carte. DJand live music from 8pm-3am! Call 04 355 1111 to book.


Merletto, Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf

Phone: 04 317 7777

Ring in the New Year by feasting on Chef Massimiliano`s four-course Italian set menu. Simple, Italian and authentic.  From 8pm onwards, dinner is priced at AED395 per person, including soft beverages, AED595 per person including house beverages and AED200 for children aged between 6 and 12 years.  Children under six eat for free.  For roof-top access to enjoy uninterrupted views of Burj Khalifa and amazing fireworks, add AED150, which includes a glass of bubbles at midnight.


New Year’s Eve at Rang Mahal by Atul Kochhar, JW Marriott Marquis

Phone: 04 414 3000

Welcome the New Year in the impressive setting of Rang Mahal, with a signature five-course set menu comprised of modern Indian cuisine crafted by Michelin-star Chef Atul Kochhar.  The restaurant is set within the JW Marriott Marquis so the food will never disappoint!  A great way to ring in the New Year!  AED750 per person, including house beverages from 8pm to 1am.



Gala Dinner, The Address Montgomerie

Phone: 04 363 1220

Enjoy an exclusive, outdoor Moulin Rouge-themed gala dinner on the driving range, with uninterrupted views of the Dubai Marina Skyline. Live entertainment will excite guests all night long, and fireworks are planned for midnight. From 7:30pm to 2am, priced at AED999 per person, inclusive of selected house beverages.


Kempinski Mall of the Emirates

Phone 04 409 5111


Friends, fizz and a treat to your taste buds is the perfect way to welcome in the New Year. From live cooking stations to a delectable oyster bar, enjoy regional delicacies from around the world.  AED 925 per person, including soft drinks and juices.  AED 1,125 per person, including house beverages and a glass of bubbly on arrival.  Children aged between 6 and 12, AED 460 and children under 6 are free of charge. 


Ring out the old and ring in the new with a stylish New Year’s eve party at NOIR. With the Resident DJ  cheer and count down the New Year as you celebrate on the outdoor terrace. AED 150 per person, including one welcome beverage and light canapés.


Don't forget that these are just a few of the choices for New Years and all year round on the CitiSpi app.  Why not make the most of Dubai, download the CitiSpi app, which is available for free for both iPhone or Android. You’ll discover more than 1,200 promotions and activities that are available across 5-star hotels and top independent venues in Dubai.  

The CitiSpi team