New Year's Eve - Dubai

It’s officially December and, if you haven’t done so already, it’s time to start making plans for a magical and memorable New Year’s Eve.

From stunning buffets and all night dance parties, to gourmet dinners and astounding fireworks displays, our Dubai Citispies have discovered some of the best ways to welcome in 2017, and we are very excited about sharing the details with you! 

To find out more about the plethora of activities happening in Dubai this New Year’s Eve, scroll down or download the CitiSpi app for iPhone or Android, and start to socialise smarter today.


New Year’s Eve Black & White Masquerade Ball, Atelier M, Pier 7          

Welcome 2017 at Atelier M’s New Year’s Eve Black & White Masquerade Ball. Enjoy award winning cuisine, an unforgettable view of the fireworks and then dance the night away.  If you book before December 10th, there is an early bird offer to enjoy a delightful five course set menu at AED499 per person.  For the Lounge and Rooftop, each booking made before December 10th will receive a complimentary bottle of bubbles.  Call 04 450 7766 to book.


Boulevard Lounge, Manzil Downtown Dubai

Make this New Year’s Eve one to remember as you celebrate in style at Boulevard Lounge, while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere that Downtown Dubai offers. Indulge in delicious canapés and premium beverages all night long as you soak in the dazzling views of the city come alive at night.  A glamorous New Year’s Eve guaranteed! AED950 per person, including unlimited house beverages and canapés from 8pm.  To book call 04 888 3444.


NYE TOY Party, China Grill, The Westin Resort Mina Seyahi

Because you're never too old to play! Celebrate NYE at TOY - bringing together decadence and fun in the ultimate TOY party atmosphere.  AED550 per person including free flow Champagne and house beverages.  Entry is only for those 21 years and older!  Call 04 511 7333 to book!


Scots American Grill, Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf

Celebrate New Year`s Eve with your loved ones over a four-course set menu at Scots American Grill. Choose indoor or outdoor seating and add AED150 for roof top access to enjoy pristine views of the Burj Khalifa, amazing fireworks and a glass of bubbles at midnight.  From 8pm onwards, priced at AED600 per person including soft beverages, AED800 per person including house beverages and AED300 for children aged between 6 and 12 years.  Children under 6 eat for free. For more information call 04 317 7777.


Gala Dinner, The Address Montgomerie

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.  Phone: 04 363 1220.


Medley, Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre

See off the last chapter of 2016 with a glamorous night at Medley Restaurant.  From 7:30pm onwards, enjoy dinner and drinks priced from AED219 with soft beverages, AED260 with house beverages and AED450 with champagne.  Children priced at AED70 and for bookings call 04 294 1222. 


On New Year’s Day celebrate the beginning of 2017 with a succulent buffet at

Medley Restaurant from 12pm until 4pm.  Prices start at AED199 for lunch with soft beverages, AED220 with house beverages and AED450 with champagne.  Children priced at AED70.


Merletto, Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf

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.  For more information call 04 317 7777!


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

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 and for bookings call 04 414 3000.

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Marquee Gala Dinner, Jumeirah Beach Hotel

For an unforgettable night of glamour and elegance, the Gala Dinner is the ultimate choice. Guaranteed to see in the New Year with the utmost majestic style, this year’s New Year’s Eve Gala, which starts at 8pm, includes the longest firework display in the UAE, live performances from musicians, acrobats and artists, all within a colossal marquee assembled directly underneath Burj Al Arab Jumeirah.  Priced at AED4,500 per adult for the Gala Dinner, all-inclusive experience and AED2,900 per child aged 12 to 20 years for the Gala Dinner, all-inclusive experience.  Children below 11 years old can attend for free with compliments.   A big event!  Call 04 432 3232 to ensure your place!


 360°, Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Bring in the New Year at one of the world's most spectacular party locations, 360°. With prime views of Burj Al Arab and the incredible fireworks display, matched with the finest music from some of Dubai's best DJs, 360° promises a New Year's Eve to remember.  With celebrations commencing at 8pm, prices start at AED1,950 per adult inclusive of a 5-course gala dinner and selected alcoholic beverages.


New Year's Eve at Frevo, Fairmont the Palm

Step into the world of Brazilian flavours as you celebrate New Year’s Eve with Frevo. The Churrascaria style of dining, seafood and salad buffet and authentic Brazilian side dishes will start the year off with a bang. Duo music band and Brazilian carnival dancers will keep you entertained while you celebrate the night away. December 31, 7:00pm TO 3:00am.  From AED 1,555 indoor seating inclusive of selected house beverages with AED 1,795 outdoor seating inclusive of selected house beverages.  Kids 6 years to 12 years dine at half price, while kids 18 months to 5 years dine complimentary.  Call for more information and to book now on 04 457 3457.


Brasserie 2.0, The Royal Meridien Resort & Spa

What about ringing in the New Year at The Big Bash!  Brasserie 2.0 promises to bring you a New Year’s Eve extravaganza! Enjoy a lavish buffet of international cuisine featuring exquisite food from all corners of the world to delight any taste bud and celebrate as the clock strikes midnight to the tunes of our resident DJ and live band. Prepare to be dazzled by entertainment and take in the stunning fireworks display with your loved ones to ensure your 2017 starts with a bang. Call 04 317 6000 to book, priced at AED1,900 per person for international buffet and unlimited selected alcoholic beverages.


The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC

The Ritz-Carlton offers you a variety of ways to see in the New Year, whether you prefer a lively party atmosphere, elegant dining or an intimate gathering with friends. From the glamor of the Ultimate Gatsby Party at Café Belge and the luxurious gala dinner at Center Cut, to the relaxed oasis at Sunken Garden and Asian dining at Cara, there is something to suit everyone this New Year.  At Café Belge there is a set menu available for the evening with AED680 including soft beverages and AED900 for house beverages. Both packages include a Champagne toast at midnight. Book on 04 372 2222 before December 15 and add an extra sparkle to your New Year celebrations with 15 percent savings on advertised rates.


New Year at Dusit Thani

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). To book phone: 04 317 4515.


Zero Gravity

Chase & Status are confirmed as the big act along with 2ManyDJs for New Year's Eve at Zero Gravity. Choose the NYE brunch option with an all-inclusive bubbly package on their first floor terrace, which is the ultimate spot to watch the music on later on, (AED 999. 8pm-12am) or pay for a regular entry ticket, this venue stays open till the small hours. Prices start at AED 200 for Early Bird and from AED 275 Regular.  Call +971 4 399 0009  for more information and bookings.


Fireworks displays will be at Burj al Arab, Atlantis the Palm and Downtown at the Burj Khalifa.  More details will be provided on transport and events in the next few weeks and we will keep you updated!

Wishing our friends and followers a fabulous December, full of fun and festivities.

From The CitiSpi Team