The 25 Best Places To Celebrate Birthdays In Dubai

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Places to celebrate birthday in Dubai

Happy Birthday to you!

Literally every place in Dubai is the ideal spot for a good celebration, we’ve compiled a list that includes fun freebies but might also help you with fun ideas for what to do on your special day.

Keep scrolling to see all the fun places in Dubai to celebrate your birthday


25. Celebrate with pretty butterflies at Dubai Butterfly Garden

Dubai Butterfly Garden is claimed to be the “World’s Largest Covered Butterfly Garden” and consists of ten custom-built domes of around 6,673 sq.m. Each dome is filled with thousands of beautifully winged creatures, featuring 15,000 butterflies of around over 50 varieties of butterflies in different sizes and colours flying around the visitors. Dubai Butterfly Garden gives you the opportunity to see how butterflies evolve through each stage.

  • 1 ticket starts at AED 55
  • Buy 3 tickets and get 1 free for AED 165 (Available till July 2023)
  • Buy 5 tickets and get 2 free for AED 273 (Available till July 2023)

24. Have a splash at the world’s largest Aqua venture Waterpark at Atlantis

Celebrate your birthday at Aqua venture Waterpark, the world’s largest waterpark with 105 record-breaking slides, attractions and experiences for FREE!

The icing on top, your two friends can enjoy 20% off on their Aqua venture Day Pass. And did we mention you and your friends also get 20% OFF on the Aqua venture Annual Pass? Book now for splashing fun all year long. If you register your child, please enter their name and date of birth with your email address.

BIRTHDAY OFFER: A FREE Day pass to Aqua venture Waterpark and 20% off for two friends. Make sure to sign up before your birthday and get ready for an adrenaline-pumping celebration!

23. There’s no party like a Secret Parties Party

These multi-award-winning brunches, ladies’ nights, ladies’ days and island parties are the most talked about events in Dubai. If you’re a lover of extravagant brunches then this one is definitely for you.

BIRTHDAY OFFER: Register in advance here and get a complimentary brunch at any one of their award-winning brunches PLUS free birthday cake and celebrations!

22. Sweeten the occasion at Paul Bakery & Restaurant

With its extremely elegant interiors, this bakery is perfect if you’re celebrating for the ‘gram. Their food is visually and astronomically aesthetic, the ambience is peaceful, and it’s great for a quiet- or loud- birthday with your friends and a camera!

BIRTHDAY OFFER: Get a FREE cake! You need to register & redeem the freebie via the Paul Arabia Mobile App. You can then collect the cake on your birthday by presenting your Emirates ID.

21. Go for a Water Paddle Session at Riva Beach Club, Palm Jumeirah

Celebrate in a famously stunning seaside setting, backdropped by Dubai’s Iconic skyline…the dream!

BIRTHDAY OFFER: Get a FREE water paddle session! Make sure to book in advance by sending a WhatsApp message to 052-249-5311.

Carry your proof of birth date during your visit. 

20. The OG place for all birthdays: Wild Wadi Waterpark™

There’s something for everyone at Wild Wadi WaterPark™. With action-packed rides for adventure lovers plus slower-paced activities for young children, Wild Wadi Waterpark™ is the perfect day out for the whole family. Whether you want to test your limits on the super-fast Jumeirah Sceirah, or just kick back down the lazy river, they’ve got the rides and activities to beat the heat and keep everybody happy.

BIRTHDAY OFFER: During your birthday month, come with two of your closest friends or family, and your ticket is free! Proof of residency is required. Not applicable during public holidays.

For more information or reservations, please contact +971 4 348 4444 or email:

19. Escape into birthday bliss as you figure out the Escape Rooms at The Brain Game Company

The Brain Game company presents the most impressive concept regarding alternative amusement and escape rooms. Players have 60 minutes to escape from rooms full of riddles and puzzles that they have to solve. Rooms with fascinating scenarios take you to another place through fine decoration. Pay attention to the details, because the details make a difference.

Finish up your party in their cafe after you escape! Website here 

Instagram here

18. Dubai Kartdrome is your go-to for an active party with karting, laser tag & sim racing

For ages 7 and up!

Looking for exciting options for your child’s birthday or a fun activity for your teenagers? The Dubai Kartdrome has become a hub for kids’ parties and teen activities, adding adrenaline-filled action on your son’s or daughter’s special day.

The Indoor Kartdrome has a variety of packages catering specifically for birthdays and group events.  All kids and teens’ packages at the Indoor Kartdrome include helmets, overalls, gloves, marshals, mechanics, safety crews, medical support, timing and a co-coordinator.

For more information please call or email 800-KARTING or email

17. A romantic kayak ride as the sun sets upon the Dubai skyline

This might not exactly be what you want for the summer, but definitely, something to look forward to for the beautiful winter! The clear kayaks allow you to see pristine waters underneath, or opt for their neon kayaks which glow as you sail in the dark… definitely a Disney moment.

Aquatech has got some lovely kayak packages- one kayak can hold up to two people so if you want a beautiful romantic birthday this is it! Just ask them in advance and they’ll set it up for you.

Double kayaks start from AED 158, and single kayaks from Aed 99. Book here.

Instagram here

16. Head to Ski Dubai for a snowy birthday

This heaven is such a cute idea for summer birthdays when you want to escape the heat. Filled with adorable penguins and thrilling rides, head into Ski Dubai for a lovely birthday with memories you can preserve forever!

However, this birthday is more on the pricey side. Choose between a Snow Cinema Package or Snow Park Birthday Package

Where? Mall of the Emirates

Price? AED 210 per child (snow park), AED 150 per child (Snow cinema)

15. No birthday is complete without some comforting Italian food from Timo

Experience the ultimate birthday celebration at Timo, the perfect destination that flawlessly embodies the essence of authentic Italian cuisine in Dubai. Timo offers extensive culinary delights that will leave you spoilt for choice. Indulge in their hearty homemade pasta, savour speciality dishes crafted from the freshest seasonal ingredients, or delight in the mouthwatering pizzas prepared in their giant pizza oven.

Whether you opt for the inviting terrace by the pool or the cozy indoor banquette seating, you will be fully immersed in the vibrant Mediterranean ambience. Timo caters to families, with a dedicated kids’ area designed to keep the little ones entertained. Celebrate your birthday in style at Timo, where every moment becomes a cherished memory.

Where? Al Jaddaf Rotna Suite Hotel, Al Jaddaf, Dubai

For more information on Timo at Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite Hotel, please contact 04 596 2222 or visit their website

14. If you’re craving some Indian fine dining head to The Crossing

While The Crossing upholds traditional Indian dishes, they also showcase a more unconventional side of food, featuring recipes from Rajput kitchens, hidden gems from northeast India, and simple yet robust recipes from India’s coastline.

Located in downtown Dubai, this restaurant offers a carefully selected range of dishes from across India, prepared using ethically-sourced GI-tagged ingredients. The menu perfectly complements the flavours of Indian cuisine with its focus on modern plating, handcrafted cocktails, and a thoughtfully curated wine list. The design and aesthetics of The Crossing are distinctly Indian, with subtle accents inspired by the waiting lounges of Indian railways. The restaurant provides a warm and inviting atmosphere, making it ideal for a celebratory dinner with loved ones.

Where? The H Hotel, 1 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.

To make a reservation, please call 04 491 9695 or visit the website:

13. Have a birthday with the horses at Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

When you’re in Dubai it’s very hard to not love and spend time around the horses!

Blending the elegance of an equestrian-themed destination with warm and intuitive hospitality, they set the stage for unforgettable events such as group dinners, baby showers, family days, a birthday celebrations, or any other special occasion. They have a selection of venues and a dedicated events team that will cater to your every need and desire.

12. Bowling, games, drinks- Brass Monkey has got it all

From 12 bowling lanes to VR racing car simulators and the best games arcade in Dubai, Brass Monkey is the ultimate hangout spot. Whether you want to play, party or dine, swing down with your gang for some seriously good times.

Celebrate your birthday at Brass Monkey and enjoy 10% off food and beverages! Visit their website or follow them on Instagram.

Where? Bluewaters Island

Book your birthday bash now: 04 582 7277

11. Whether you’re over 5 or over 50, Roll DXB is the best place to roll in your birthday!

No better way to prove your youth than getting centre stage at Roll DXB, come enjoy a session on skates with your friends and families.

Their birthday packages range from simple to extravagant; you can either celebrate with other skate enthusiasts or in private by renting out the whole venue. They even allow you to hire skate performers who can perform crazy tricks. If you are a cosplay fan, they can also arrange themes ranging from Marvel and sci-fi to cute and cheesy.


10. Spook it up with a birthday at Madness

This haunt is known for its waiters with clown masks who are committed to their act and to scaring you. It has just the right amount of creepy to make sure that this is a birthday your party will never forget.

Where? Bluewaters, Al Khawaneej, Jumeirah

Follow them on Instagram for more details.

9. Swing into the birthday with Topgolf

Your birthday will be an ace in the hole with this!

With Topgolf’s perfectly chilled air-conditioned bays and full-service bars, it’s the perfect way to let off some steam and stay active in Dubai’s favourite entertainment venue this summer.

Book your tickets here.

8. A beautiful Levantine birthday dinner awaits at Asil Rixos Premium JBR

Asil is a balance of modern innovation, elegance and tradition in the Oriental realms of food, decor and musical style, located at the most stylish urban hotspot- Rixos Premium Dubai, in the heart of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence.

The restaurant, lounge, stage, terrace and bar combine and evolve into a spectacular nightlife space after dinner filled with fantastic artistic performances – DJ, clarinet player, and belly dancing….making it the perfect spot for a beautiful and delicious birthday dinner!

Where?  Rixos Premium Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Residence

Reservations: 04 520 0055 / WhatsApp 052 160 0333 | Or email:

Seating? Indoor seating with Cigar Lounge | Outdoor seating with Shisha Lounge

7. Celebrate your birthday with a chic Parisian flair at Fouquet’s Dubai

Anchored in the heart of Downtown’s Burj Plaza, Fouquet’s Dubai boasts sensational views of Burj Khalifa and a multi-layered experience combining a café, a brasserie, and a rooftop. Fouquet’s Dubai embodies the essence of Paris chicness, combining red velvet armchairs, wood-panelled walls and more. On top of the Brasserie, Le Toit is a must-visit rooftop that makes a stunning addition to Dubai’s nightlife scene.

The Fouquet’s Dubai menu offers a stunning reinterpretation of French gastronomy, and beautifully melds reminiscence and discovery.

Where? Burj Plaza, Downtown Dubai

Dress Code Brasserie & Le Toit: Smart Elegant

Time? Brasserie: 12 pm to 1 am | Le Toit: 6 pm to 2 am | Le Café: 8 am to 10 pm

Reservations? Call 04 524 5301 or Email

6. Celebrate your birthday in the Burj Khalifa

Now this is for all the busybodies who want to celebrate but not the whole day- we see you.

Welcome to Atmosphere’s Quick Fix Luncheon. Diners are invited to indulge in a two or three-course meal featuring exquisite dishes such as Wagyu Croquettes and Wild Sea Bass for the main course while gazing out on the splendid views that stretch far across the city. After filling up on these delicious mains, treat your taste buds to a decadent dessert selection, including the famous Parisian Flan. This luncheon is perfect for those who desire a quick, yet delicious meal, taking only 45 minutes out of your day.

When? Monday to Friday from 12:00pm to 2:30pm 

Price? AED250 per person for two courses; AED300 per person for three courses (choice of 3 starters, 3 mains, and 3 desserts)

*Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer 

*To book contact +971 4 888 3828 or email 

5. Oli Oli is a fun interactive birthday party place for kids

OliOli®️, an experiential play museum that offers family-fun wholesome experiences in a re-imagined interactive play environment is a perfect birthday place for kids. It propels holistic development through its carefully curated eight galleries, inspiring a new generation of explorers. In total, their galleries include over 40 interactive, whimsical and wonderful things to do – unlocking creativity at every turn and sparking a genuine love of learning.

Check out special offers and promotions on our website at , and follow on Instagram @olioliuae

4. Have a thrilling birthday at IMG Worlds of Adventure

Owned by IMG Group, IMG Worlds of Adventure is Dubai’s first mega-themed entertainment destination promising visitors from around the world the excitement of six epic adventure zones in one location, just perfect for both adults and kids to host a party.

IMG Worlds of Adventure is the largest temperature-controlled indoor themed entertainment destination in the world, covering an area in excess of 1.5 million square feet. The destination is featuring a unique array of adrenaline-pumping roller coasters, thrill rides, and spine-tingling attractions based on popular Cartoon Network characters, iconic MARVEL Super Heroes and hair-raising dinosaurs. It is home to a number of world-firsts, a variety of themed retail stores, exclusive dining venues, and a 12-screen state-of-the-art cinema.

Book tickets here | More details on the website

3. Birthdays with a Lebanese twist at Ka’ak Al Manara

Dubai’s favourite Lebanese foodie hot spot – the award-winning Ka’ak Al Manara Restaurant & Bakery on Al Wasl Road – is the perfect venue for a birthday!

The stylish and super welcoming café serves up perfectly prepared Lebanese delights fresh off the grill, while also allowing you to set the kids lose in the restaurant’s supervised kid’s area. Kids can take part in ka’ak-making sessions running regularly through the day, and join in on some face painting & caricature fun during the evenings. What’s not to love!?

Click here for more information 

2. Leave yacht birthday parties and try a gozzo birthday party on Cha Cha Boats

Why settle for an ordinary birthday party when you can celebrate in style on the sea with Cha Cha Boat?

Come with your best buddies and commemorate the birthday extravagantly. Cha Cha Boat is the perfect venue for a birthday celebration, with plentiful space for you and your guests to socialize and have fun. It holds upto 8 people; whether you’re looking to dance the night away, enjoy delicious cuisine, or simply relax and take in the scenery, Cha Cha Boat has you covered. Customize your celebration to your specific preferences, including decorations, cake, and entertainment.

When? Daily | 9 am to 8 pm

Price? 20% off on all the private boat packages, Starting from AED 230

Where? Al Seef, Jumeirah 1 Harbor & Marasi Drive Business Bay

For bookings, please contact +971 052 102 224 or email or visit website

1. Have a literal smashing birthday at The Smash Room

If you’re looking to make your loved one’s birthday extra unforgettable with a unique twist, The Smash Room is the ultimate spot to celebrate.

For anyone celebrating their birthdays, the venue is offering the same discounts for group bookings along with a 10% discount that can be availed on, before or after the birthday if the group is between 1-5 people. They also have a 10% discount on all add-ons and a 15% discount on merchandise.

Taking it one step further, The Smash Room will provide a cake and catering upon request to make birthday celebrations extra special.

Book your tickets here  | Visit the website here

Where? The Smash Room, 195 Umm Suqeim Street, Al Quoz, Dubai

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