With last year taking a toll on all our celebrations, this year is all about entering the new year in style.

Whether a luxurious sit-down dinner or a beachside evening, there’s more than enough to do in Dubai on December 31, 2021.

If you’re on the lookout for where to ring in the new year, Emirates Woman has curated a guide of all of the best packages.



The world’s first 360-degree infinity pool is offering a range of exclusive packages for guests to indulge in. With vibrant tunes from the DJ and incomprehensible views of Dubai, residents can enjoy a delicious array of dishes. The packages start at Dhs2,000 per person for the lounge seats inclusive of a Champagne for two and a shared platter, Dhs3,000 per person for the same in the second-row seats with a city view and Dhs3,500 for the same with second-row seats and the Palm View and the last package is for the front row seats on the outdoor deck overlooking either view of the guests’ choice for Dhs4,500 including of a Champagne for two and a shared platter.

For more information visit auraskypool.com



This Parisian haven is all set to host a Bohemian chic party with all the Mediterranean restaurants under one roof. With no minimum spend at the bar and a minimum spend of Dhs1,200 per person from 9pm onwards, guests are welcome to kick in the year in style. Open from 9pm to 3am, it’s located at Gate Village no. 8, DIFC and it’s all set to host one of the most happening nights in the country.

For more information visit lpmrestaurants.com



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If you want to kickstart the year by witnessing the irresistible views of Dubai, this is the place to be at. From the popular Burj Khalifa fireworks to world-class entertainment shows, WHITE is all set to host a popular night with a 360-degree experience. Guests can enjoy mouth-watering desserts such as premium caviar and delicious chocolate pavlova with premium handcrafted beverages. Priced at Dhs8,000 for three people, Dhs10,000 for four people and Dhs2,500 per person for a table, it’s located at Meydan Racecourse Grandstand, Nad Al Sheba and is open from 8pm to 3am.

To make a booking email info@whitedubai.com or reservations@whitedubai.com



For an unforgettable evening, the restaurant has planned an experience unlike any other where guests can enjoy performances from a live percussionist, eclectic tunes, surreal elegance and exquisite delights such as the yellowfin tuna and tender duck as all those who visit, ring in 2022. With an evening of performances and a famous DJ, Bagatelle is all set to celebrate the new year with you. Located at The Fairmont Hotel, it’s open from 9:30pm until late, with a starting price of Dhs550.

For more information visit bagatelle.com

Lucky Fish

Lucky Fish

This popular beachside hotspot offers customers breathtaking views of the city with a lively atmosphere for everyone to ring in the new year with. While offering a Mediterranean aesthetic, guests can enjoy an eclectic mix of European hits, tastefully prepared dishes and the talented musician Shana Pearson The packages start at Dhs1,700 per person for a 4-course menu with free-flowing beverages and is Dhs2,200 per person for a 5-course dinner Champagne premium package, whereas the soft beverages packages and 4-course dinner is priced at Dhs1,200. Located at Palm Jumeirah’s West Beach, the packages take place from 7pm to 12pm.

For more information visit luckyfishdubai.com

Hakkasan at Atlantis


The award-winning Cantonese restaurant will host an exclusive Red and Gold theme night with a decadent menu full of classics and innovative offerings, including a resident DJ and an exclusive display from the beach at midnight. With an 8-menu course and free-flowing spirits, premium wines and Champagne, guests can enjoy a dinner for 7pm onwards followed by an after-party at the venue priced at Dhs1,950.

For more information visit hakkasan.com



Ring in 2022 with a trip back to the 1980s. From cabaret to showstopping entertainment, guests can enjoy a spectacular dinner with iconic music from the 80s, while sitting under the shadow of Burj Khalifa. The food includes an assorted sushi platter, oysters and much more with their signature chandeliers to add to the finesse of the evening. With a minimum spend of Dhs999 per person, Taikun is located in Downtown and the packages start from 9:30pm to 3am.

For more information visit taikundubai.com

La Serre

La Serre

By adding an edge to the festivities, La Serre is hosting an exclusive masquerade ball. With luxe ensembles and floor-sweeping gowns, guests can enjoy a range of exclusive dishes, such as risotto, truffled beef tartar and more. With a host of talented performers, the party is all set to begin from 7pm to late, with a minimum spend of Dhs999 per person. Located in Downtown Dubai, the talented DJ Charlelie will play some exclusive hits all night long for guests to showcase their moves on the dance floor.

For more information visit laserre.com



There’s nothing like enjoying the glistening views of Dubai with some delicious food to indulge in with friends and family. With a delicious array of dishes ranging from shredded duck with black truffle to the Alsakan black cod, the options are endless. Guests can enjoy a vibrant atmosphere with popular tunes from the DJ and the ultimate NYE dinner starting at Dhs1,500 per person indoors, Dhs2,000 minimum spend for the terrace downstairs and Dhs2,500 per person for the terrace upstairs. Located on Bluewaters Island, the packages start from

For more information visit shirestaurant.com

Thiptara at Palace Downtown

Palace Downtown

Guests can enjoy a 5-course set menu and gorgeous views of Burj Khalifa and the scenery. With postcard picture backdrops and an incredible dining experience in the heart of the emirate. Packages start at Dhs2,350 per person for soft beverages and Dhs2,750 inclusive of the premium bubble and house beverages, while the outdoor seating is priced at Dhs2,850 per person inclusive of premium bubbles and house beverages. Located at Palace Downtown, the packages start from 7pm to 1am.

For more information visit addresshotels.com

Vanitas at Palazzo Versace

Palazzo Versace interiors

For a sophisticated start to the new year, guests can enjoy a delicious 5-course menu featuring an array of signature dishes. To add to the night, a gorgeous display of the fireworks is all set to stun the audience. The packages are priced at Dhs1,599 for food only, Dhs1,699 for the soft-beverages package, Dhs1,899 for the house beverages and Dhs2,199 per person for premium beverages and the food. Located in Al Jaddaf, the packages start from 7pm to 11pm.

For more information visit palazzoversace.ae



This Italian upscale restaurant shall present a 3-course menu with magnificent views of the famous fountains as guests lay back in style. From Gnocchi to Wagyu Bresaola, the packages start for the indoor area from Dhs1,200 per person and Dhs1,800 for the outdoor area. When the clock strikes twelve, plenty of celebrations are on the menu too. Located in Fashion Avenue in The Dubai Mall, this evening of grand celebrations will allow guests to enjoy the outdoors from 7:30pm onwards.

For more information visit alabbarenterprises.com

The London Project

The London Project

This botanical-themed restaurant is all set to host a memorable evening w with a breathtaking display of fireworks and the glittering skyline of Dubai. The mains include Chilean seabass, shallots, beetroot caviar, shallots and truffle and much more. The evening starts from 8:30 onwards for a four-hour package with soft beverages priced at Dhs1,250 and Dhs1,950 for premium beverages and Dhs2,450 with free-flowing beverages including Laurent Perrier Champagne with an after-party from 12:30am to 3am with an a la carte option. Th
Located on Bluewater’s Island, this night is not one to miss out on.

For more information visit thelondonproject.com



This contemporary Asian haven lets you kickstart the New Year celebrations with a mouthwatering à la carte menu from Chef Howard Ko and front row seats to the Burj Khalifa fireworks. Starting from 8pm onwards, the packages include a minimum spend of Dhs3,000 for indoors and Dhs2,500 for a group of six, whereas Dhs5,000 for the outdoors. Located at Address Sky View Hotel, Downtown, the night begins from 8pm onwards.

For more information visit celavi.com

Dubai Opera


dubai opera

This popular destination with host a splendid evening with Britain’s Got Talent winners Jasmine and Aaron will perform before DJ Chris Wright, on some popular tracks. Guests can enjoy a three-course menu with free-flowing drinks with the Burj Khalifa view, and a night to remember. The evening starts from 6:30pm to 12:30am for Dhs1,750 per person in Downtown Dubai.

For more information visit dubaiopera.com

Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah

Waldorf Astoria outdoors

This luxe property will host a Moulin Rouge-themed gala dinner, with a French touch. Guests can enjoy live performances, a lavish buffet, an exquisite main course and an extraordinary firework display. Located at Palm Jumeirah, it starts from 7pm to 2am and the packages start from Dhs1,800 for soft drinks, Dhs2,700 for house drinks and Dhs1,200 for the little ones.

For more information visit waldorfastoria.com

Hashi at Armani


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This Japanese fine-dining haven, lets guests experience an evening like no other. The evening will include a sophisticated 6-course dinner menu prepared by head chef SK, starring a host of innovative dishes from 6pm to 11pm at Dhs1,399. Located in Downtown Dubai, guests will have a chance to witness the dazzling midnight fireworks spectacle and enjoy entertainment unlike ever before.

For more information visit armanihoteldubai.com



In the mood to indulge in some delicious French cuisine with some live entertainment? This newly opened venue is the perfect option this New Year’s Eve. The delectable menu is curated by head chef Tiger, with the talented Layla Kardan and her team presenting a host of acts as an old to retro glamour. The packages start at Dhs1,500 for a four-course menu with premium grape, cocktails and spirits and Dhs2,000 for a 4-course menu with Champagne and oysters, with bookings allowed for tables up to eight people. Located at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, the packages are available from 9pm to 1am.

For more information visit papillondxb.com

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