Sandwiched between the bustling city centre and the glistening Arabian Gulf waters is La Mer, Dubai’s eclectic beachfront location! As a bubbling cauldron of entertainment, dining, retail, and leisure attractions, it offers Rovers a taste of the good life – whether that be savouring lip-smacking multinational cuisine, stretched out on the shores of the beach, getting a dose of water sports thrills or traversing its many retail outlets.
Here’s how you can enjoy a snippet of lavish and leisurely living during a micro-holiday at Rove La Mer Beach Hotel – your urban seaside home away from home.
Enjoy a tantalising foodie experience
Food enthusiasts will fall to their knees when discovering the sensational blend of dining spots that call La Mer home. There are so many options available along Jumeirah Road, from quaint cafes to fancy dining spots, and we have yet to find a Rover that’s been disappointed by La Mer’s dining scene. Here are some of our recommended spots:
Here is where classy dining meets authentic Indian cuisine! Masti is a contemporary seaside lounge serving salivating Indian fusion dishes, making it the perfect spot to catch up with friends or enjoy some quiet me-time. Savour delicious meals ranging from the Sundried Tomato Prawns to the Tamarind BBQ Beef Ribs. You’re in for a treat.
Stars N Bars
Beachside American bliss is what you can expect from Stars N Bars, where a melting pot of cuisine that includes American and Mexican meets relaxed bar vibes with the sports games on show. Kick back with a steak or some tacos as you enjoy the live performing acts before enjoying a refreshing ice cream served from the vintage VW van. With breathtaking beach views and a relaxed atmosphere, there’s little room for want here!
What started as a humble food truck quickly became the popular Salt restaurant serving up its passion for fresh ingredients. Tuck into crunchy gourmet burgers, sip on refreshing drinks and enjoy the atmosphere at this uber cool spot.
Discover the true essence of Argentina at this must-visit dining location. Argentina Grill serves up decadent seafood dishes, salivating grilled meats spiced to perfection, and sensational churros to keep you coming back for more.
Aprons and Hammers
If freshly caught seafood with a twist is what you’re after, then Aprons and Hammers is where you should be! Award-winning seafood is what you can expect, with this popular spot serving up freshly caught crabs, lobster, mussels, shrimp, and more – expertly bathed in a signature combination of herbs, spices and marinades. Asian-inspired seafood dishes and other delectable cuisines can also be found on the menu.
Explore the other restaurants on the La Mer beachfront here.
Shop ‘til you drop at La Mer’s plethora of retail outlets
Shopaholics will have little room for want when trekking through the array of shopping destinations at La Mer. Grab your comfiest flip flops and get ready to explore the unique concept stores, urban fashion outlets, luxury boutiques, iconic homegrown and international brands, and other must-visit shopping destinations. If we’re name-dropping, think Sephora, I Love Dubai, Beach Bunny and SevenFriday, to name a few.
Gear up for adventure and leisure, all in one spot
Get ready to play (or catch a tan!) at the many thrilling and leisurely attractions La Mer has to offer. Art lovers will love La Mer’s laid-back charm and palm tree-lined boulevards while soaking up the graffiti art murals, minimalist designs and modern art curations.
Here’s what adventure- and leisure-seekers can anticipate at La Mer:
For those that are keen to enjoy some sunshine and splashes, Laguna Waterpark awaits! This incredible water park attraction beckons families and thrill-seekers alike to explore its dedicated kids’ zone, adrenaline-pumping slide-tower complex, the region’s first WaveOz 180 FlowRider for surfers, and the lazy river for the ultimate water cruise experience. A sun-kissed tan is also on the menu, with a boutique luxury cabana experience offering waterfront views also available to Rovers. Alternatively, you can opt to take a dip in the shimmering infinity pool, cool down with a refreshing beverage at the swim-up juice bar, or soak up mesmerising panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf during a rooftop dining experience.
Located in an impressive building in Jumeirah, the Etihad Museum invites you to discover the rich history of the UAE with its series of interactive pavilions. Rovers can look forward to incredible exhibits on the history of the UAE that span photography, film and more. A visit to the Etihad Museum offers an immersive cultural experience that teaches you all you need to know about how the country has developed over the past few decades.
Water Sports Adventure
Adrenaline junkies are in for a treat with La Mer’s wide array of water sports activities. Enjoy fun, safe and supervised water-based activities set on La Mer’s breathtaking shoreline. From paddle boating and flyboarding to boat cruising and kayaking, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Watersports by First Yacht makes it all possible with their fun-filled service offering that allows you to enjoy an unforgettable seaside experience.
Train Beach Club
A dose of luxury beachside leisure is brought to life at Train Beach Club. Set in scenic surrounds on the Northside of La Mer Beach, it offers Rovers a captivating urban escape serving up a host of facilities with which to stay entertained. Taste your way through scrumptious cuisine at its restaurant and lounge, power up at the juice bar, channel your inner zen mode or let go of your stressors at the boxing and yoga studio, and more. Rovers searching for an even more bespoke beach club experience can indulge in the bottle service brought to the comfort of your very own private beach area, or enjoy a little shisha while lounging in a private cabana overlooking the ocean.
About Rove La Mer Beach Hotel
Right on the doorstep of Dubai’s bustling beachfront destination lies Rove La Mer Beach Hotel. With hotel interiors that conceptualise the breezy ocean vibe and artistic flair of the local neighbourhood, Rove La Mer gives you direct access to the region’s newest and trendiest cuisine concepts, illustrious oceanside living, urban street art and all the other fun experiences that come with a beachside stay. Rovers staying with us also enjoy swift and convenient access to The Dubai Mall and City Walk attractions just a mere 10 minutes away.
Ready to immerse yourself in luxurious and leisurely beachside living?