From a personalised photoshoot that she’ll treasure to an unforgettable dining experience in the desert, Top Spots Dubai rounds up the ultimate gift ideas for the special women in your life.
1. Burj Khalifa Lounge, Downtown Dubai
Take your gift game to new heights with a visit to the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. Do it with style and book the Burj Khalifa Lounge. Spanning levels Levels 152, 153 and 154 the world’s highest lounge is the place to head to if you want to enjoy the Burj Khalifa’s world-class views with a twist of luxury. Here the recipient of your gift can sip hot, cold and house beverages as well as bubbly and dine on gourmet canapes as you take in the Burj’s vistas.
2. Chauffeur Driven Limousine
Enjoy all that Dubai has to offer from the backseat of a classic chauffeur-driven limousine. The girl in your life will feel like a celebrity as she tours the city before arriving at Dubai’s hottest addresses in style. Operators have fleets to suit all tastes from stretched Hummers to Rolls Royces.
3. Private Photoshoot
Photographs capture special memories forever and make women feel like a VIP. A bespoke Dubai photoshoot typically includes the option to hire a chic wardrobe and props for either a full or half day and can include iconic locations like the dreamy desert and chic poolside settings.
4. Personal Fashion Shopper
Dubai is a shopper’s paradise, help the woman in your life to feel fabulous by refining her wardrobe together with a personal shopper. With its huge offering of the world’s most luxurious and cutting-edge brands spread across several malls, Dubai is the best place to do this. The ultimate gift for those that want to stand out from the crowd, personal shoppers are there to help individuals achieve the style direction of their dreams and can even help to source rare style items.
5. Ski Dubai, Breakfast with Penguins, Mall of The Emirates
Experiences make the best gifts. Head to Ski Dubai and start the day in a truly special way. In addition to its iconic ski slopes Ski Dubai also offers guests the chance to hang out with their famous penguins twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays). The experience includes a 20-minute morning walk with the penguins inside Ski Dubai before breakfast is served at North 28 Restaurant.
6. Atlantis Dolphin Encounter, Atlantis Hotel, Palm Jumeirah
A visit to the Dolphin Bay habitat and a chance to encounter its marine life is a gift she won’t forget. Here guests can enjoy a meet and greet with sea lions and dolphins and have their photograph taken to capture this special moment forever.
7. La Perle, Al Habtoor City
An evening at La Perle by Dragone is the ultimate gift for cultural entertainment. The dynamic show offers visitors the chance to discover the UAE’s historic pearl diving culture in the form of a choreographed show. The performance reveals the story of a young girl who enters into a dream-like state and journeys across the UAE to recover a lost pearl. La Perle offers guests the opportunity to take in impressive artistic performances uplifted by the latest technology as well as aqua and aerial stunts and special effects.
8. Jet Ski
A great gift for thrillseekers, let her take to the water and explore the UAE’s coastline by jet ski. During a jet ski tour, she can circle key sights including the Burj Al Arab hotel and make her way down the trunk of the Palm. A jet ski session is the ultimate experience for high-energy ladies that love the water.
9. Helicopter Tour, Palm Jumeirah
Let her explore Dubai from new angles. Heli tours are an exhilarating gift that offers the chance to really make the most of the city. Tours begin at Atlantis hotel on Palm Jumeirah and make their way around Dubai’s iconic skyline, revealing the city’s famous beaches and key attractions including Downtown Dubai, Dubai Marina, Burj Al Arab, and Burj Khalifa.
10. Sonara Camp Sunset and Dinner Experience
Treat the special person in your life to an equally special desert dining experience. Sonara Camp is an eco-friendly, sustainable retreat nestled in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, home to wildlife including oryxes and gazelles. The Sunset and Dinner experience at Sonara includes a chef-prepared dinner consisting of fresh seasonal ingredients as well as beverages, a camel ride, live music, a fire show and falcon show and the chance to experience dynamic desert sports including archery and sandboarding. Sonara camp is approximately 40 minutes from downtown Dubai.