We’ve rounded up our favourite toddler-friendly daycations in Dubai that will provide everything you need for a great day out, sun, sand and sea, plus activities to keep both kids and adults happy!
Here are our top toddler-friendly pool and beach resorts:
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
Why? The mums and dads will love this resort just as much as the little ones. There's a huge shaded and shallow kids' pool plus an outdoor shaded playground so your kiddies can have plenty of fun whilst escaping the summer rays. Next door, there’s a huge family pool and the beach is just a short walk across their garden. The beach also connects to the popular public JBR beach, perfect for those long beach strolls!
The beach & pools are open from 8:00am – sunset | No booking required | Free access for infants and up to three children aged 5 – 16 | 40% off food and drinks | Nannies additional charge
Dubai Polo & Equestrian club
Why? Little ones will absolutely love the shaded kids' pool and can spend hours splashing around without being bothered by the sun. As a Privilee member you get a 20% discount on food and drinks, perfect for keeping everyone happy with tasty snacks and drinks throughout the day.
Pool open from 7:00am – 7:00pm | No booking required| Free access for infants and up to two children aged 5 – 17 | 20% off food and drinks | Nannies additional charge
JA The Resort
Why? Love to do activities during your Privilee day-cay? Then this location is for you! With something for the whole family to enjoy, you will be spoilt for choice –think tennis, mini golf, pools, beach, bird sanctuary and more! It's a brand new venue on Privilee, so there will be plenty to explore.
The beach & pools are open from 9:00am – 7:00pm | Booking required | Free access for infants and up to two children aged 4 – 16 | 20% off food and drinks | Complimentary nanny access
Fairmont The Palm
Why? We love this iconic Palm Jumeirah resort, well known for being one of the most family-friendly spots in town. Not only is there a huge family pool with plenty of space and outdoor shaded splash area for cooler afternoons, but it also has a huge beach with awesome views and plenty of fun to be had. Have a paddle in the quiet shallow waters, or build sandcastles and snap a family pic with the Dubai Eye as your backdrop.
The beach & pools are open from 7:00am – 7:00pm | Booking required | Free access for infants and up to three children aged 3 – 17 | Up to 25% off food and drinks | Nannies additional charge
The Westin Dubai & Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Why? Say hello to not one, not two, but FOUR family friendly swimming pools. We know toddlers will be happy here within its shaded shallow kids’ pool, there’s also plenty of green landscaped gardens and a huge beach with palm trees providing shade if you’ve had enough of water play… but does that ever happen?
The beach is open 8:00am – 7:00pm | The pool is open 9:00am – 7:30pm | Booking required | Free access for infants and up to two children aged 4 – 17 | 25% off food and drinks | Nannies additional charge
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Why? Get ready for lots of little giggles and smiles at this toddlers delight on the Palm Jumeirah. The beach is calm, the pool is the perfect temperature with shaded and shallow areas, plus we love that there is a whole kids' club area with lots of water based fun that’s sectioned off for maximum privacy and safety!
The beach & pools are open from 9:00am – 7:00pm | Booking required | Free access for infants and up to three children aged 3 – 12 | 20% off food and drinks | Complimentary nanny access
RIVA Beach Club
Why? This is a great location if you want to beat the midday heat or have kids who like to wake up early! Bring along your nanny if you need an extra hand, nanny access is complimentary here.
Beach & pool is open from 7:00am – 7:00pm | No booking required | Free access for infants and up to two children aged 5 – 12 | 25% off food and drinks | Complimentary nanny access
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