Bluewaters Dubai introduces new destinations on the vibrant island, from homegrown coffee concepts to lively rooftop bars.
With Ain Dubai and Madame Tussauds opening at Bluewaters Dubai, the island destination is brimming with excitement and unmissable entertainment. As the island comes to life this winter, there are even more exciting concepts being introduced.
The island first nightlife destination will open with the arrival of the dazzling rooftop bar and lounge, 88 TERRACE. This one-of-a-kind venue promises plenty of surprises, unforgettable nights and one of the most spectacular views in town.
GO: Visit https://www.88terrace.com for more information.
Offering unique views of Dubai’s iconic landmarks from 48 indoor, air-conditioned cabins of the world’s tallest observation wheel can carry up to 1,400 passengers. The experiences are split into three main categories: Observation Cabins (from AED 130 per person), Social Cabins (from AED 250 per person) and Private Cabins (from AED 775 per person), with experiences starting with one rotation of approximately 38 minutes and up to two rotations of approximately 76 minutes.
Dolce Green joins the islands eclectic restaurant scene. Born in Rome, the restaurant will take diners on a culinary voyage with flavours from Mexico, Hawaii and Italy. Serving everything from tacos, burgers and signature bagels, the café promises harmony with your body without denying yourself the pleasure of flavourful food.
The trendy food concept from Abu Dhabi has opened its first outpost in Dubai. The Emirati homegrown concept is best known for its combination of vintage cars, Neapolitan pizza and artisanal coffee, offers something on the menu for everyone. Along with its focus on traditional freshly baked Bologna pizza, foodies can sample treats from an extensive menu covering all-day breakfast, hearty burgers and a variety of wholesome Italian pasta. The expansive venue shelters three vintage Porsche models, one of which is valued at over US $80 million and sourced directly from the manufacturer. The cars are secured in custom-built glass displays reminiscent of enlarged toy car model boxes.
Your sweet tooth has found a new home at L’eto’s latest location on Bluewaters. The popular café invites guests to indulge in pastries, cakes and choux buns. However, don’t be misled by the fairy-tale display of desserts, as the café also offers a full menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Madame Tussauds Dubai
The first Madame Tussauds experience in the GCC is set to be an attraction that represents the fascinating world of glamour, sport, music and entertainment under one roof. With seven themed rooms, step into a Bollywood movie and take a picture with Shahrukh Khan, or take a selfie with Kylie Jenner. Visitors can feel like a celebrity, posing next to Cara Delevingne, Christiano Ronaldo, Jennifer Lawrence, Jackie Chan, Taylor Swift, Will Smith, Justin Bieber and Lewis Hamilton.
Bluewaters’ first art space, the Oblong Gallery, has opened its doors and houses a collection of contemporary artworks. The Italian art gallery welcomes the winter season with the group show known as “New Era”, with works from acclaimed artists Abol Atighetchi, Yana Rusnak, Stefano Bombardieri and Flavio Lucchini.
As the first restaurant on Bluewaters Island to plate up gourmet Chinese dishes, SHI is garnering plenty of attention for its sumptuous interiors, stunning waterfront views and picture-perfect cuisine, from Peking duck adorned with caviar to delectable dumplings and dim sum. The restaurant offers an exciting menu that strives to be unequivocally authentic. Headed by Chef Li Yuan Hui (previously of Hakkasan Mumbai and Qatar), the menu includes renowned dishes such as signature rice stone pot recipes, Taiwanese smoked sanpei chicken, and a variety of dim sums and dumplings. The restaurant is also fully licensed and features a menu of Asian inspired cocktails.
A new era of amusement is coming to Bluewaters Island with the opening of this family entertainment centre. TR88HOUSE will offer 65,000 sqft of experiences and surprises for visitors of all ages to enjoy. The thrilling family recreation centre is the ultimate landscape for adventure and an ideal spot to unleash your inner child.
GO: Visit https://www.tr88house.com for more information.