Football’s coming home! We’ve picked five of the most exhilarating venues to catch all the footie action live from Russia!



Enjoy the football action in the relaxed setting of The Courtyard at Manzil Downtown. Watch your favourite games on large LED TV screens at an air-conditioned outdoor setting as The Courtyard offers up a special world cup menu to keep your bellies full on match days. The adjacent Boulevard Lounge fun zone features PlayStations, foosball and face painting. From June 14 to July 15, 12noon to 5am. Minimum spend of AED150 per person required.

At Nezesaussi Grill enjoy a match-winning ambience with walls adorned in sports memorabilia and food to complement your game. The action-packed atmosphere will teleport you to the stadium itself. From 12noon to 2am. AED99 per person including two drinks, chicken wings and special world cup themed gift.

GO: Call (0)4 888 3444 for reservations and more information.



Get your football shirts at the ready! Fairmont The Palm is playing home to FIFA fans from all over the world, with a dedicated World Cup Tent at its Palm Courtyard to support fans with cheering on their teams this June. Fully air conditioned with a great beverage and bites menu, the World Cup tent will provide the ultimate game-watching destination with multiple TV screens to enjoy the real-time matches. A giant screen will take centre forward, whilst the interactive bar will take sweeper positions expecting to pour a record breaking number of hops over the duration of the month. Mid-field will be filled by multiple tables and casual seating, with a smaller screen to ensure maximum viewing for all. Themed to perfection, expect referee dressed bar tenders, a food menu including delicious nachos, popcorn shrimp and beef sliders (designed to almost allure you away from too much screen time…) and special offers on beverages of the night. As per FIFA match schedule from June 14 to July 15. Minimum spend of AED95 required.

GO: Call (0)4 457 3457 for reservations and more information.



This summer, FIFA World Cup 2018 has a dedicated home in the heart of Downtown, the world-class Armani Hotel Dubai. Enjoy all the live action from the year’s most anticipated football tournament in the exquisite Armani/Pavilion set at the foot of the iconic Burj Khalifa and fronting The Dubai Fountain. Watch the world’s top 32 nations battle it out for sporting glory in Russia and cheer on your favourite team in an elegant contemporary tent, hosted by Emaar Properties and Armani Hotel Dubai in association with Tunes Arabia and Ducatus at Armani/Pavilion.

Multiple giant screens mean you won’t miss any of the gripping action and goals from your favourite players. The match-perfect menu of signature à la carte bites, chilled beverages, fragrant shisha, inspiring views of The Dubai Fountain and high-energy atmosphere make for a winning FIFA World Cup headquarters. From June 14 to July 15. AED100 minimum spend per game, per person required (with the exception of semi-finals and finals).

GO: Call (0)4 888 3666 for reservations and more information.



Join the football fever with a great atmosphere and delicious food. Never miss a match with live broadcasts on large TV screens, spread across three areas, ranging from private seating to a special fan zone. Enjoy the game with kick-off specials and bucket deals! June 14 until July 15.

GO: Call (0)4 414 3000 for reservations and more information.



Nezesaussi Grill, Address Dubai Marina

Watch live telecasts of all the games on 24 super-size screens as you savour a menu with football-themed sections, enjoy half-time entertainment and lively tunes on the jukebox. June 14 until July 15, 4pm until 2am. AED99 per person including two drinks, chicken wings and special world cup themed gift.

Links, Address Montgomerie

Set against Montgomerie’s driving range and the impressive skyline of Dubai Marina, Links sets the perfect backdrop for all those nail-biting moments and exhilarating victories. Enjoy the live screening of the World Cup football games with a special themed menu and pre- and post-game happy hours. June 14 until July 15, 6.30am to 12am. A la carte and special 2 for 1 offer on selected hop beverages.

GO: Visit or call (0)4 888 3444 for reservations and more information.


This football season, we are transforming our beach garden into the ultimate Football Village. DoubleTree JBR brings football to the fore, as we display all 64 games live on multiple screens throughout the venue from June 14th to July 15th.

Enjoy the game on a giant LED screen from the chilled infinity pool with a floating bar, match friendly bites and all day entertainment like  foosball, ping pong, volleyball & football pitches, face painting, etc. Special food and beverage deals await you along with prizes to be won. Indulge in food from the countries that play as well as burgers, nachos, flatbreads and many more mouthwatering dishes. Don’t worry about the heat and remain completely cool in the air-cooled garden, or step into our indoor option. Wondering where to go after the games? Don’t go far as we will bring you some of the best DJs every night from June 14th for post-match parties until 1am. 

Open from 4pm until 2am everyday starting Thursday June 14th for the opening ceremony.

Free Entrance
Air Cooled Garden & Indoor Space
All-Day Entertainment
Free Valet Parking
Live DJ
Seating and VIP Area
Match Friendly Bites
Grape-Mint Corner
Daily prizes To Be Won
Floodlit Football pitch
Beach Volleyball Courts
Cross-Bar Challenge
Fastest Kick
Kick the ball through the hole
Ping Pong
Hops Pong

Perfectly positioned to beat the JBR traffic, easy access, don’t miss a minute!  To book your pool side spot, please call 055 166 8092 or 058 260 9761 / email