Choose between watersports, beach bites and fun in the sun
If you’re serious about your watersports and wish to test your skills on one of the best free beaches in Dubai, Kite Beach has the challenge you seek. Located steps from Jumeirah's main street, you’ll find high-quality watersports equipment available along the sand, with kitesurfing, wakeboarding and stand-up paddleboarding gear all ready to go. Try one of these fun sea activities, unless staying on dry land is more your thing – you’re bound to find a game of beach volleyball to join, along with a welcoming vibe and plenty of new friends to make in the process.
Bite into burgers by the beach at this Dubai-born hotspot
A food truck turned burger restaurant, SALT is all about serving great food and fostering community. After gaining a loyal crowd of customers – or SALTERS as they prefer to be called – at its first location on Kite Beach, the brand quickly expanded to other popular spots, including La Mer, and even ventured beyond the city. Strong on values, SALT often reiterates its commitment to quality ingredients, sourcing locally, using sustainable products where possible, supporting small businesses, enjoying nature and crafting social experiences around food, art and music.
Try out some tricks at this beachfront skatepark paradise
XDubai Skatepark is 3,100sqm of pure skate heaven. It’s the biggest skatepark in the UAE, located next to Kite Beach in Umm Suqeim. XDubai Skatepark offers multiple areas for novices to professionals. Thanks to the handpicked crew of professional skaters and community developers, the skatepark has all the proper features for real pros, yet their expertise has helped build this multi-faceted park so that anyone can enjoy it.
Elevate your day at this fun outdoor adventure park
Head to Kite Beach for some outdoor high-wire climbing at Wire World, an adventure ropes course enjoyed by fitness enthusiasts and families alike. Located across the road from the XDubai Skatepark, Wire World showcases multiple play areas for different activities. Backflip, somersault, swing up and down or soar, this spot provides the set-up whether you are looking for a workout or just some fun.
Modern Asian cuisine recognised by the 2023 Michelin Guide
This homegrown favourite has long charmed Dubai's foodies and sits on the World's 50 Best Restaurants list for MENA and holds a Michelin Bib Gourmand award. The chic yet casual dining experience, coupled with calming harbour-side views and no-reservations policy, makes this one of Dubai's most unassumingly spectacular dining hotspots. Serving modern Asian cuisine with a Japanese influence, you’ll find tantalising dishes such as salmon carpaccio, wagyu beef, sushi and fire–grilled octopus on the menu.