Bored Of The Same Dinner Date? Try These 10 Unique Date Ideas To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In UAE

Unconventional date ideas in the UAE to celebrate Valentine's Day this year.

by Deeplata Garde
Bored Of The Same Dinner Date? Try These 10 Unique Date Ideas To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In UAE

Introducing a fresh approach to dating in the UAE! Tired of the same old dinner-and-a-movie routine? Look no further! Let’s explore 10 unique date ideas for Valentine’s Day that promise excitement, adventure, and unforgettable experiences with your partner in UAE.

1. Soar To New Heights Together At CLYMB

Conquer your fear of heights at CLYMB Abu Dhabi, home to the world’s largest indoor skydiving flight chamber. Experience unparalleled excitement as skilled instructors guide you through the exhilarating adventure, helping you develop your flying skills and explore different positions along the way. This Valentine’s Day, surprise your loved ones with a thrilling experience in UAE.

Where: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
When: 1 pm to 9 pm
Cost: AED 235/person

2. Ride The Waves Of Romance At Wavehouse


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Wavehouse entertains couples and families alike, with its bowling alley, arcade games, restaurant, and adults-only bar. Showcase your surfing prowess on the Surf’s Up Wave Rider, where you can ride the waves and showcase impressive moves, whether you’re a seasoned surfer or new to the sport.

Where: Atlantis The Palm
When: 12 pm to 1 am
Cost: Bowling- AED 420 per hr.

3. Need For Speed? Try Dubai Autodrome

Feel the adrenaline rush at the Dubai Autodrome, where you can select from a selection of supercars and enjoy thrilling races on the track. For added excitement, test your skills at the Kartdrome or engage in a lively round of laser tag for an unforgettable date night.

Where: Motor City, Dubai
When: 9 am to 5 pm
Cost: AED 250 onwards

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4. Embrace Nature’s Charm At Hudayriyat Mar Vista

Discover Hudayriyat Mar Vista Beach in Abu Dhabi, a dynamic destination featuring diverse food and beverage outlets, entertainment, and sports facilities. Once a hub for pearl divers, it now offers a distinctive community experience inspired by its natural surroundings, complete with leisure and sports amenities amidst picturesque seascapes.

Where: Hudayriyat Island
When: 9 am to 12 am
Cost: Free to enter

5. Topgolf At Valentine’s Day


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Experience a blend of competition and romance at Topgolf, offering a vibrant atmosphere, delicious cuisine, and tee swings for you and your partner. Explore a variety of fun games that enhance the romantic ambience and create cherished memories together.

Where: Emirates Golf Club
When: Sun-Thu 12 pm-1 am
Cost: Price varies

6. Valentine’s Day Celebration At Louvre Abu Dhabi, UAE


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Make this Valentine’s Day extra special with a romantic celebration at Louvre Abu Dhabi’s hidden rooftop terrace. Add a touch of romance by placing a love letter on the illuminated tree amidst the enchanting setting. Indulge in a special dining experience featuring exquisite seafood platters curated for the occasion. Relax and soak in the beautiful ambience as you gaze into your partner’s eyes and create unforgettable memories together.

Where: Art Lounge, Louvre Abu Dhabi
When: February 14
Cost: AED399 per couple

7. Romantic Desert Safari At Al Qudra Lake

Love Lakes, Al Qudra , Dubai UAE
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Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and embark on a romantic desert safari at Al Qudra Lake. Set aboard a classic Land Rover Defender with your loved one and a guide to explore the rich desert wildlife. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the desert landscape, surrounded by lush greenery and magnetically beautiful lakes. Spend some quality time with your partner by the lakeside, soaking in the serene atmosphere. Conclude your memorable trip with a luscious barbecue dinner under the starry sky.

Where: Dubai
When: Accessible All Day
Cost: Free to enter

8. Paragliding Thrills In Hatta To Celebrate Valentine’s In UAE


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Experience the thrill of flying with a paragliding adventure in Hatta. Strap in and take in the stunning scenery as you soar above the picturesque landscape. Nothing beats the exhilaration of floating in the air, hanging with the parachute, and enjoying bird’s-eye views of the rocky mountains of Hatta. Let the excitement rush through your veins as you embrace this adrenaline-packed sports activity and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Where: Sufayri, Hatta Wadi Hub
When: 6 am to 7 pm
Cost: AED 850 per 15min flight

9. Scuba Diving Adventure With Al Boom Diving


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Explore the wonders of the underwater world with Al Boom Diving in Fujairah. For a starting price of Dhs225, you can embark on an exhilarating scuba diving adventure. The price includes all the equipment, so you don’t need to worry about lugging your gear to Fujairah. Dive into breathtaking sites like Shark Island, Dibba Rocks, and Snoopy Island (weather dependent). If you’re feeling adventurous, opt for the night diving packages this Valentine’s and witness the mesmerizing coral reefs under the moonlight in UAE.

Where: Al Aqah, Fujairah
When: 8 am to 6 pm
Cost: AED 255 onwards

10. Movie Night At Cinema Akil


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For those passionate about the silver screen, Cinema Akil beckons as the ultimate destination. This indie cinema hub undergoes a monthly metamorphosis, offering a curated selection of cinematic treasures from across the globe. Settle in with a steaming cup of karak tea and prepare to embark on a cinematic journey like no other. From timeless classics to avant-garde masterpieces, Cinema Akil showcases an eclectic array of films this Valentine’s in UAE.  Expand your horizons and delve into the diverse tapestry of cinematic artistry awaiting at Cinema Akil.

Where: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
When: Sun-Thu 5 pm onwards
Cost: As per the movie

In conclusion, these unique date ideas offer exciting alternatives to the traditional dinner date, promising unforgettable experiences and cherished memories with your partner

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