With tourists and residents having to experience erratic periods of quarantine, being well-versed with all the aesthetic hubs might be a tricky task, but we’re here to help.

As Big Seven Travel ranked Dubai number six on its list of the 50 most Instagrammable places in the world earlier this year, EW has rounded up the best edit of the most picturesque spots in the emirate to get the perfect Instagram snap.

From dining hotspots with glistening views of the city to sky-high must-visit rooftops, you’ll be able to get the ideal images for your feed.

Palace Downtown


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Not only is the Palace Downtown one of the most luxurious hotels you’ll find in the heart of Dubai, it offers some of the most spectacular views of the Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalifa – making for the perfect photo op. You can sunbathe in the company of the world’s tallest building at the Palace Downtown’s pool, or enjoy an evening meal at Tiptara, the hotel’s Thai restaurant, and enjoy the spectacular fountain show with the best views in all of Dubai.



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From a magnificent ambience to elegant creation with a theatrical flair, this well-known hotspot is known for its captivating views, influenced by the region’s art carvings and paintings from Southeast Asia. Located at the Address Sky View hotel, this venue is the toast of the town with its gorgeous skyline views and the prime view of the world’s tallest building – the Burj Khalifa.

For more information visit celavi.com

Vida Creek Harbour

From spectacular views of the city’s skyline to a captivating Vida charm exuded at this venue, you can witness the waterfront and true beauty of nature in remarkable surroundings, with Vida Creek Harbour being at the heart of the action. With panoramic views of Dubai’s skyline, you can witness the sunrise or sunset of this beautiful location as you revel in this masterpiece.

For more information visit vidahotels.com

ZETA Seventy Seven

Zeta Seventy Seven

This outdoor oasis located on level 77 of the Address Beach Resort offers a culinary treat with an Asian menu and unending views across the Arabian Gulf and Palm Jumeirah, adjacent to the world’s tallest outdoor infinity pool, which has been officially verified by the Guinness World Records. From picturesque views to fully equipped cabanas, this place is definitely a must-visit.

For more information visit addresshotels.com

Dubai Frame


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Being one of the UAE’s latest cultural landmarks, the Dubai Frame is an iconic structure where you can witness impressive views of both old and new Dubai and was born to connect the emirate’s rich past with its magnificent present, while offering spectacular views across the city. Being one of the most popular tourist destinations in the city, the luminous glass walkway lets you enjoy stunning views of Dubai.

For more information visit dubaiframe.ae

At.mosphere Restaurant

Being at the peak of fine dining, quite literally, At.mosphere sits on level 122 of the world’s tallest building with an exquisite array of gastronomical wonders with breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf. With a critically acclaimed menu of luxe creations and a luxury dining experience, you can witness the beautiful view of Dubai as you shall be surrounded by this pristine environment.

For more information visit atmosphereburjkhalifa.com

Also read: 7 of the best sky-high restaurants in Dubai offering spectacular views

SAL at Burj Al Arab

This chic new beach restaurant and experience overlooking the glittering Arabian Gulf is located at The Terrace of Burj Al Arab, with exquisite Southern Mediterranean cuisine making it an ideal hotspot in one of the world’s most iconic hotels, as you enjoy your time by the pool with luxury redefined.

For more information visit Jumeirah.com



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Inspired by the Greek Island that sits in the heart of the Aegean Sea, it’s the only rooftop pool bar and restaurant in JLT, located on the 46th floor of the Tai Hotel, with a relaxing sanctuary for guests to dine in. With influences from Southern Europe and a 360 view of Dubai, making it one of the most sought-after venues in the city.

For more information visit tajhotels.com

Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah

Located in one of the most sought-after areas on the Palm, one can be immersed in luxury at this relaxing hotel to escape the bustling city streets into a place of complete relaxation. With a private beach experience and an infinity pool, this grand palace feels like a grand breathtaking experience every time you visit.

For more information visit kempinski.com

So, where shall you be heading to next, to get that Insta-worthy shot?

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