6 Affordable Date Night Ideas to Try this Month

Looking for new date night ideas that won’t break the bank? We got you covered. Whether you want to treat your significant other to a picture-perfect boat ride around the marina, play some fun games or a enjoy VIP movie night, here are some awesome date night ideas that won’t cost you more than AED 50 per person…

1. Dubai Miracle Garden

Surrounded by over 50 million flowers, there’s no doubt that Dubai Miracle Garden is one of the most romantic spots in Dubai. In fact, somebody just popped the question there last week! You can head there for a picnic, explore all the floral sculptures (including an Emirates A380 airplane!) or just walk around and enjoy all the greenery.

Price: AED 50 per person

2. Switch Bowling

Ready for some ‘friendly’ competition? Challenge your significant other to a game of bowling to see who the better player is! Unlike any other bowling alleys in Dubai, Switch Bowling is a dark space lit up with disco lights. They’ve also got pool tables and karaoke rooms.

Price: From AED 25 per person

3. Dubai Ferry ride

Fancy going on a boat tour of Dubai? Book your tickets and hop on to the Dubai Ferry for a picturesque ride around the city. You can choose to go on a round trip around Marina, Al Ghudaiba or even get off at the Dubai Canal.

Price: From AED 25 per person

4. Tee & Putt mini golf

Ever played a game of glow in the dark mini golf? If not, what are you waiting for?! Make your way to Tee & Putt to challenge your significant other to this super fun game.

Price: AED 50

5. Movie night

If you’re a fan of independent films and documentaries, you need to check out Cinema Akil! They’ve got a new film programme every couple of weeks, with some of the best films from around the world being screened. Alternatively, you can also enjoy a VIP movie experience for half the price on Tuesdays – if you’ve got a du number! Just sign up for du Tuesdays and book your seats at any VOX cinemas outlet.

Price: AED 50 (Cinema Akil), AED 47.25 for two (VOX)

6. Stomping Grounds

Got a sweet tooth? Treat your date to a stack of fluffy pancakes at Stomping Grounds. They’ve got strawberry pancakes and salted caramel, both of which are mouthwateringly delicious. Not a pancake fan? They’ve got loaded waffles too – yummm!

Price: From AED 47-61

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