Downtown Dubai – 7 simple ways to save money next time you hit the city
With its glitzy restaurants, swanky boutiques, and exclusive theatres, a day out in Downtown Dubai is exciting and fun. It can also burn a big hole in your pocket. Luckily, we’ve trawled some of the best offers out there to find big savings on some of your favourite places to go. And it couldn’t be simpler to save. To take advantage of these money-off deals, all you need is your UAE and Dubai bank card in your wallet.
Kenza Restaurant- Ramada Downtown Dubai
Start your day out downtown with a freebie and watch The Dubai Fountains do their thing. Afterwards, take the short stroll to nearby Kenza Restaurant at the Ramada Downtown Dubai. Mashreq and Emirates NBD card holders can save 25% on dining at this bright, contemporary restaurant. And ADIB credit and debit card holders can cut their bill by 20%. Choose from the extensive pizza menu or go a la carte. If you have a seat by the window or outside, you can gaze up and admire the Burj Khalifa as you dine.
Heads up: 25% discount for Mashreq and Emirates NBD card holders.
20% discount for ADIB card holders
Enjoy the authentic Arabic taste at Barbecue Delights. Specialising in Middle Eastern and Afghan cuisine, your taste buds are in for a treat and so is your bank balance, as RAKBANK card holders enjoy 15% off. Kebabs are served fresh off the skewer and there’s a great choice of vegetarian options too.
Heads up: 15% discount for RAKBANK credit and debit card holders
Infinity Club & Lounge
Put on your dancing shoes and head to Infinity Club & Lounge at the Al Murooj Rotana in Downtown Dubai. Enjoy a drink with friends and dance the night away to the live DJ’s pulsating mix of Bollywood, Punjabi, and Euro party hits. You’ll enjoy a 15% discount off your total bill if you pay with your HSBC bank card.
Heads up: 15% discount on the total bill for HSBC card holders
The Burj Khalifa dominates Dubai’s iconic skyline. And perched up on level 122 of the world’s tallest building, the At.mosphere Lounge dominates any compilation of restaurants around the world with the best view. Look out over the city as you savour the exclusive menu from high tea to oysters and caviar. It’s a heady experience and if you’re a Mashreq Solitaire credit card holder, you can now save a giddy 15%.
Heads up: 15% discount on Food and all Beverages in At.mosphere Lounge when you pay with a Mashreq Solitaire credit card
The Nail Spa
Nothing says well-groomed more than perfect nails. Get yours done at The Nail Spa and you can save 15% if you bank with Citibank. From a classic French polish to the creative artbar for designs inspired by contemporary art and fashion, this is also the place for other pampering beauty treats including facials and massages.
Heads up: 15% discount on total bill for Citibank Cardholders
Pink Pepper Photography
From professional family portraits to the cutest baby pictures, Pink Pepper Photography’s award-winning team of photographers can capture every special moment for you to treasure for years to come. Citibank card holders can snap up a fabulous saving of 50% off a studio session including a free framed 30cm image. Handily located on the second floor of Dubai Mall, your experience will make you feel like a supermodel for the day.
Heads up: Pink Pepper Photography 50% discount on studio session and complimentary framed image (30cm) for Citibank card holders
From comedy and ballet to musicals and, of course, opera, Dubai Opera is a world-class venue dedicated to the best international entertainment. World and World Elite Mastercard holders can now enjoy exclusive benefits when they next book tickets for a show, including free valet parking and exclusive premium seating.
Heads up: For World and World Elite Mastercard holders:
Access to premium seating in the first rows, reserved exclusively for you. Simply enter promo code MCWORLD when booking your tickets on the Dubai Opera website.
Complete your experience with exclusive benefits on arrival:
Complimentary valet parking,
Complimentary show program,
Complimentary memorabilia (when available)