Although temperatures are rising, there are plenty of breezy running spots in the city, especially at our gorgeous beach venues!
So if you love a run along the beach, gazing at the view and taking in the salty sea breeze as you stretch, do a little yoga, or even take a quick dip in the ocean – here are our top picks for you!
Here are our top beach running spots:
Anantara Dubai The Palm
Why? This luxurious stretch of beach is perfect for a morning or sunset jog. With views of the Palm and Thai inspired over-water villas, it’s pretty special we must say! Best yet, after your run you can cool down by the sea and rehydrate with a watermelon mocktail at The Beach House with 20% discount.
Beach is open from 8:00am – 8:00pm | Pre-booking required via the Privilee app | Free access for infants and up to two children aged 3 – 16 | Members have to bring their own towel | Changing facilities are not available | 20% discount on food and drinks
Fairmont The Palm
Why? If there is anything this resort is known for, it's the stunning views of the Dubai Marina skyline and Dubai Eye. With one of the largest stretches of white sand (800m) and a new boardwalk too, you can get your miles in with ease.
Beach is open from 7:00am – 7:00pm | Pre-booking required via 04 457 3330 | Free access for infants and up to three children aged 3 – 17 | Members have to bring their own towel | Changing facilities are not available | 25% discount on food and drinks
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
Why? Located at the end of JBR, this beach is perfect first thing in the morning if you’re looking for a quiet and long run along the JBR shoreline and back. With views of Bluewaters and lots of space. you can incorporate a beach HIIT workout too. If you run at sunset, you could combine it with a post-session sundowner with 40% off its beach bar Bliss too!
Beach is open from 8:00am – sunset | No pre-booking required | Free access for infants and up to three children aged 3 – 16 | Members have to bring their own towel | Changing facilities are not available | 40% discount on food and drinks
The Westin Dubai and Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Why? Love to sprint on the sand? This beach is one of the longest on Privilee that’s set within a private and peaceful setting. Hit your sprint goals without having to dodge in and out of people, but maybe just a few kids’ sandcastle creations!
Beach is open from 9:00am – 7:00pm | No pre-booking required | Free access for infants and up to two children aged 4 – 17 | Members have to bring their own towel | Changing facilities are not available | 25% discount on food and drinks
Keen to smash your fitness goals this summer? Sign up today and enjoy unlimited access to the UAE's best gyms, beach clubs, pools, kids clubs and more with a Privilee Summer membership.