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This white sandy beach is the perfect spot to relax and soak up the sunshine. Water sports are available at this beach. The water is part of the Arabian Gulf and is warm making it pleasant to go for a swim.
Jumeirah is a beautiful beach with white sand that stretches into the distance. There are many hotels and private clubs along this beach with some areas open to the public. This beach is famous and frequented by many tourists. This beach is located approximately 25 minutes from the city center by car. Burj Al Arab Hotel and Jumeirah Hotel are 2 top class hotels located at this beach. Although the beach is popular, it is spacious and therefore not very crowded. Barbecue facilities are available and lifeguards are on duty.
Al Mamzar Park
There is a public beach at Al Mamzar Park. At this public area there are playgrounds and picnic areas, making it a good choice for families. Food kiosks offer refreshments. Al Mamzar Park is a 25-minute drive from the city center. There are chalets in the area.
This beach is also know as Kite Beach due to its popularity among kite surfers.
Jebel Ali Beach
Jebel Ali beach is located farther out from the city center as it is a 40-minute drive. There are seldom any waves at this beach. This area is also well known for golfing. Resorts. hotels and apartments are accommodation options in this area.
Contributor: Jenna Lee Strugnell
January 26, 2010 change by schitti