We’ve rounded up your guide to the five biggest New Years’ Eve bashes in the UAE this 2022

2022 has been BIG, and with the last two years’ seemingly on a bit of a hiatus, we’ve got a lot of making up to do when it comes to festive fun and new year’s antics. So, we’ve pulled out the big guns this year, rounding up the top five most incredible New Years’ Eve bashes you won’t want to miss.

From cheap and cheerful, to ultra luxe fine dining and beachside soirees, from Dubai, to Ras Al Khaimah and Abu Dhabi, these are the parties to be at this December.

Party on the Palm with Ula Dubai

With front row seats to the fireworks, the award-winning Ula, situated on the golden shores of the Palm Jumeirah is a must for those boho vibes and Ibiza moments this New Year’s Eve.

With an exquisite curation of chef’s most favoured Mediterranean-inspired dishes, accompanied by free flowing drinks and an array of entertainment, from live musicians to house DJs, if its a beach affair you fancy stepping into 2023, then there’s no better place to sparkle on the sand with a drink in hand.

ULA, Palm Jumeirah
Packages, Soft Beverages – AED 1,200; Premium Beverages – AED 1,500; Platinum Beverages – AED 1,700
Time: 8pm-12am
Location: Ula, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Escape the Crazy with Ula Ras Al Khaimah

Fancy a quick getaway? Ula Rak, located at the newly-opened Movenpick, Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah, is the perfect escape for a bit of boho glam.

Just as Ula Dubai has curated, enjoy a selection of Mediterranean-inspired favourites and free flowing drinks under the stars, with front row seats to the fireworks and endless ocean views.

ULA, Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah
Packages, Soft Beverages – AED800; House Beverages AED1200
Timings, Food & Beverage packages from 7pm-Midnight with ALC after
Location; Ula RAK

Immersive Decadence at Asia Asia

There’s a reason this fabulous immersion of Pan Asian culinary mastery has remained so loved over the years. With unbeatable water views from each of its three destination’s terraces, Asia Asia sits at the top of our luxe list, every time.

Discover the flavours of the ancient Spice Route with a mouthwatering set menu of chef’s favourites, accompanied by free-flowing drinks and a showcase of captivating live entertainment. From guest DJ’s to live musicians, roaming entertainment and a front row seat to the glittering waters and firework displays, from Dubai Marina to Business Bay, and all the way to Abu Dhabi, this one’s a must.

Asia Asia Pier 7, Asia Asia Business Bay & Asia Asia Abu Dhabi

Packages: Dhs700 (house beverages) / Dhs800 (bubbly)
Timings: Saturday 31st December, 8:30pm-12:30am
Location: Pier 7 Dubai Marina

Cheap, Cheerful and WILD at Lock, Stock & Barrel

You know this bad boy never disappoints, with the BIGGEST, LOUDEST and WILDEST parties on the planet. So, if you’re looking for a massive one, then Lock, Stock & Barrel’s 23 at LSB new year’s eve bash is your go-to.

Grab your mates and get ready to get absolutely BARRELED with free-flowing drinks, mouthwatering platters of all your foodie faves and all the live music action from your favourite head bangin’ bands. And if you’re wanting to get your pre-game on, they’re open for pre-bevs and bites from 4pm to 8pm.

LSB Barsha Heights & Abu Dhabi – AED 450 per person including alcohol & food platters
LSB JBR – AED 350 per person including alcohol & food platters / AED 450 per person including alcohol & food platters / AED 500 per person including alcohol & food platters (Pricing depends on seating area)
LSB Business Bay – The Notorious Brunch Edition – AED 350 per person including alcohol & food platters / AED 450 per person for premium package
Timings – 9pm – 1am

A Trip to the Big Apple at STK Dubai

When you can’t get to New York at christmas, STK brings New York to you. A fabulous affair set to make the social diaries of even Samantha and Carrie jealous, STK dubai is throwing the glitziest, glamest New Year’s party of the year.

With fabulous entertainment, live from the Rockettes, you’ll be dancing on the tables to all your favourites, accompanied by chef’s favourites and endless cocktails, from 8:30pm to late.

Pop the bubbles, darling – we’ll see you up top.

Packages: Bistro 1K, Carpet 1.2K, Terrace 1K, including prosecco
Timings: 8.30-12.30pm
Location: STK JBR Dubai, Rixos Premium, JBR