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Riva Beach Club Dubai

by Cyril Kardashevsky

Nestled on the shores of Palm Jumeirah, Dubai’s famous artificial island, Riva Beach Club stands out as another great beachfront destination in the city. Every year, it attracts thousands of visitors, offering one of the best beach leisure and entertainment.

With its sandy shores, exquisite dining options, and vibrant atmosphere, this club offers a private beach area featuring comfortable sunbeds and shaded umbrellas, where you can enjoy this perfect setting for relaxation.

The beach here remains consistently flat and maintained, undergoing daily grooming with specialized machinery in the morning.

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At Riva Beach Club, you can lounge in absolute comfort on deluxe sun loungers, take a refreshing dip in pools, and relish exclusive beach access.

On the beach, there’s a water sports equipment rental spot offering a variety of options such as kayaking, boating, paddleboarding, wakeboarding, and more. Additionally, club guests can use the gym or visit the SPA center for relaxation.

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Experience the best at Riva Beach Club – sandy shores, delectable dining, and a vibrant atmosphere.

Riva Beach Club has a private 1000 foot (300 meters) sandy but sometimes rocky beach, a 4000 square foot temperature-controlled pool, a spacious fitness center, a chic lounge, a separate 45 square foot pool for kids, and spacious parking. Also, guests can dine at the exclusive restaurant with great cuisine. The club’s staff is very friendly and the service here is top-notch.

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Discover the spacious and well-maintained territory of Riva Beach Dubai, adorned with greenery and shaded areas.

The club delivers a comfortable environment for children, making it a favored destination for families. Offerings include balloons for free, face and body painting, a kid’s playground, and an inflatable bouncer.

Additionally, Riva Beach Club provides free Wi-Fi access for its guests.

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Riva Beach Club in Dubai

Soak up the sun on the beach, swim in the pool to the backdrop of music (various DJs continually perform sets here), work out in the fitness center, or simply unwind with a refreshing drink in the lounge area — there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

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Enjoy stunning views of the Persian Gulf from the Palma area during your visit to Riva Beach Club Dubai.

Note. The management of Riva Beach Dubai has also ensured accessibility, making it a comfortable area for people with disabilities.

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The beach offers a fantastic panorama featuring the iconic Burj Al Arab (with the luxurious SAL Beach Club situated within its grounds), and the Burj Khalifa skyscraper.

Important. Riva Beach Club in Dubai does not impose strict dress code rules, but visitors are encouraged to be mindful of their looks and respect the cultural norms of the United Arab Emirates.

How to get to Riva Beach Club?

Riva Beach Club is located on Palm Jumeirah Island along Palm Jumeirah Road. The address of the club is Building 8, The Shoreline, Palm Jumeirah – Dubai.

How to get to Riva Beach Club by car?

You can reach the club by taxi. The price for the taxi from the international airport to Riva Beach Club is approximately 100 AED ($28). This is the fastest and the most comfortable way to reach the club.

The club features convenient underground parking for guests to leave their vehicles.

How to get to Riva Beach Club using public transport?

To reach Riva Beach Club, you can also use public transport. The nearest metro stations are Al Khail or Dubai Internet City. You can take a taxi from there to save money.

If you’re only using public transport to reach the club, follow these tips:

1) First, you need to reach Palm Gateway monorail station:

  • To reach there, take buses 8 or N55 and get off at Palm Jumeirah Monorail bus station.
  • Another option for reaching Palm Jumeirah Monorail bus station via public transport is by taking the tram. Begin by heading to Sobha Realty metro station, then transfer to the tram at Dubai Marina tram station. After four stops, you’ll arrive at Palm Jumeirah tram station. A 5-minute walk from there will bring you to Palm Gateway monorail station, where you can switch to the monorail.

2) From Palm Gateway monorail station, take the monorail to Al Ittihad Park stop. From this station, it’s just a 5-minute walk to Riva Beach Club.

Tip. On the opposite side of this part of the island lies another stunning and recently developed beach — Palm West Beach. There you will find multiple beach clubs like Eva Beach House, KYMA, Ula, Playa, Beach by FIVE Dubai or San Beach.

If you take the monorail to Nakheel Mall stop, you can easily get to the rooftop AURA Skypool Dubai on the 50th floor of The Palm Tower.

Riva Beach Club opening hours

The club is open for visitors every day from 7 AM to 11 PM.

Riva Beach Club prices

As Riva Beach Club is situated in one of Dubai’s most renowned areas, visitors should be aware of slightly higher prices.

Weekday’s day pass:

  • On weekdays, the entrance fee (day pass) for adults is 150 AED ($40). For children from 5 to 12 years old, it’s 75 AED ($20). Both options can be used for food and drinks.
  • For 100 AED ($28) for adults and 50 AED ($14) for kids 5-12, you can get pool and beach access with a 20% discount for food and beverage. Both options are not redeemable on food and drinks.

Weekend’s day pass:

  • On weekends, the prices are slightly higher, with adults paying 175 ($48) AED and children 90 AED ($25) for admission. The price includes a sunbed, towel, umbrella, and pool access, and funds are fully redeemable on food and drinks.
  • For 150 AED ($40) for adults and 75 AED ($20) for kids 5-12, you can get pool and beach access with a 20% discount for food and beverage. Both options are not redeemable on food and drinks.

Note. Kids under 5 years old can enter Riva Beach Club for free.

Riva Beach Club Ladies Day

Riva Beach Club Dubai hosts Ladies Days every Wednesday from 8 AM to 6 PM. On these days, women enjoy a discounted day pass at 75 AED ($20) and a free starter drink, while men are still welcome.

Tip. By using Kidzapp, you can get a 20% discount on your visit to Riva Beach Club.

Riva Beach Club membership

Regular guests at Riva Beach Club have special Membership offers available:

  • Blue Membership grants access to the pool & beach at Riva Beach Club on any day.
  • Guests interested in accessing the pool, beach, and gym facilities at Riva Beach Club, Fairmont The Palm Hotel, and Movenpick JLT can choose from Silver, Gold, Platinum, or Diamond membership packages.

For current membership prices, you should check directly with the club or call them.

Prices for watersports

Close to the club, you’ll find IGNITE Water Sports, where you can rent kayaks, paddleboards, and efoils. The club offers watersports classes for both kids and adults. Additionally, yoga sessions are held on the beachside.

IGNITE Water Sports

IGNITE Water Sports

Here are the prices at IGNITE:

  • A solo kayak session is priced at 65 AED ($18).
  • For a 20-minute efoil ride, the cost is 400 AED ($110), while a 40-minute session is priced at 700 AED ($190).
  • The cost for a paddleboarding session is 75 AED ($20).

Riva Beach restaurant

Guests at Riva Beach Club can enjoy great Italian-inspired cuisine at the local restaurant featuring high-quality, fresh, and flavorful food. The menu has a wide range of options, including seafood, meats, pizza, pasta, salads, and much more. Vegetarians can enjoy a wide selection of diverse dishes at Riva Beach Club. Both outdoor and indoor seating options are available.

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Riva Beach Club’s restaurant offers a diverse menu with dishes to satisfy every taste.

Your sun lounger or table will feature a QR code. Upon scanning, you can place orders using your phone, and your orders will be delivered directly to your table or sunbed.

The prices at Riva Beach Club restaurant are quite affordable, starting at 30 AED ($9) for food, with Happy Hours (every day from 3 PM to 9 PM and full day on Fridays) offering drinks from 28 AED (8$). A satisfying dinner for two here costs around 400 AED ($109).

Here are some prices examples:

  • Chicken wings with barbecue sauce will cost you 69 AED ($19)
  • Salad Caesar for 65 AED ($18)
  • Seafood Risotto for 99 AED ($27)
  • Steamed dimsum seafood for 69 AED ($19)
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Explore a range of delicious options at the restaurant, from seafood and meats to pizza, pasta, salads, and more.

Ladies Days at Riva Beach Restaurant

Riva Beach Club restaurant holds Ladies Days events also. On Wednesdays, from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM, ladies receive 2 free drinks and a 20% discount on food orders.

Tip. Palm residents receive a 50% discount on food and drinks at Riva Beach Club every Monday and Thursday, and a 20% discount on other days.

Riva Beach Club events

Riva Beach Club also hosts various themed events. Every Wednesday evening, gentlemen can enjoy two complimentary drinks when ordering food, and throughout the day, ladies have the opportunity to enjoy the beach and pool experience with a friend for just 75 AED (20$).

Furthermore, every Friday and Saturday, the club organizes a Live BBQ Market with a wide selection of meat dishes starting at 50 AED (14$) per person.

Here are other activities you can enjoy when visiting Riva Beach Club:

  • Shoreline Escape Lunch. Access the venue with your friends and family and enjoy exquisite food in three-course meals per person. Every Sunday, from 1 PM to 4 PM, with prices for packages starting from 199 AED for adults.
  • Exotic Pina colada. Enjoy Riva Beach Club’s exotic pina colada made with a special recipe and served in a fresh pineapple. Every day, 75 AED (20$).

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