Include a movie in your staycation plans...
Do you want to see a movie but need a change of scenery? Going to a mall cinema isn't your only option; you can also catch the latest blockbusters in some of Dubai's finest hotels.
Here are six hotels in Dubai that have in-house cinemas...
When you visit OUTDOOR by Vox cinemas at Aloft Dubai Creek, you can relax in an air-conditioned, outdoor lounge-style setting. Fully licensed, you can choose from a wide selection of beverages and food to accompany your movie. When you watch the latest superhero adventure, musical, or comedy, you can enjoy premium surround sound and crystal-clear images.
Aloft, Port Saeed Road, Deira, Dubai,
Tel: (600) 599 905.
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Staying at the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah is a treat in and of itself, but you can also catch a movie at the opulent palace. The 29-seat private cinema screens movies three times per day and is complimentary to all in-house guests. Private screenings can be scheduled by calling (0)4 4530676 or emailing email@example.com
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Crescent Road, The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai.
Tel: (0)4 453 0676.
Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
This hotel has its own private 15-seater cinema where they show the latest blockbuster film. Instead of popcorn, you'll be served an international cuisine for your meal, making for an unforgettable movie experience. There's plenty to tempt you, from juicy burgers, grills, and mezze platters to a well-stocked bar featuring French bubbly. For reservations, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (0) 55 167 3908.
Kempinski Mall of the Emirates, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai.
Tel: (0)55 167 3908
Paramount Hotel Dubai
The Paramount Screening Room, a private cinema, time capsule, and stage, pays homage to the historical magic of motion pictures and quintessential Paramount classics. This intimate space is a film buff's dream, hosting movies, stand-up comedy, live music, and theatre productions. In true Hollywood fashion, lite gourmet bites and bubbles will be available, such as Joe & Seph's freshly popped popcorn, homemade sliders, lobster rolls, and truffle arancini.
Paramount Hotel, Business Bay, Dubai,
Tel: (0)4 246 6666.
This hotel chain has locations throughout Dubai, but the Rove Downtown branch has its own cosy, 46-seater cinema room. The Reel Cinema website sells movie listings and tickets. It will set you back Dhs45 per person. The theatre is open to the public, not just hotel guests, but Rovers can purchase tickets for the same price at the hotel.
Rove Downtown, Downtown Dubai, Dubai, Dhs45 per person for one ticket.
Tel: (0)4 561 9099.
Want to have your own private cinema? This sleek hotel in Dubai Studio City makes it possible. A film can be chosen from one of three movie library lists: family, crowd-pleaser, or action-packed. A soft drink, pizza, and popcorn are all included in the Dhs129 per person price. Upgrade to a bottle of wine or four bottles of hops, a pizza, and popcorn for Dhs199. The Dhs49 ticket includes a soft drink, popcorn, and candy for children under the age of 12. A minimum of four people are required to book the screening room, but keep your limit to 12 due to social distancing rules.
Studio One, Dubai Studio City, Dubai.
Tel: (800) 788346.