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7 Super Fun Things To Do in JLT (Jumeirah Lake Towers)

Looking for fun activities to try in JLT? We got you covered! There’s so much more to Jumeirah Lake Towers than just skyscrapers and overcrowded parking areas. From super fun mind games to culinary classes, here are 7 fun things to do in JLT right now…

1. Play an escape game at Phobia Dubai

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There are loads of escape game challenges to try in JLT Dubai, and the new Dark Room game at Phobia is one of our favourites! You’ll be locked in the room for 60 minutes, as you and your friends look for clues and solve puzzles to find your way out. Or if you’re feeling fearless, try out ‘The Ring’ escape game at No Way Out…

Where: Phobia Dubai, Cluster X & Red Diamond Building – Jumeirah Lake Towers

2. Enjoy live music at Jazz at Pizza Express JLT

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If you’re a fan of live music gigs, especially jazz nights – you need to check this out! Jazz at Pizza Express lets you sit back and enjoy live music from Dubai’s talented musicians, while tucking into freshly-baked pizzas and delicious warm dough balls – sooo good!

Where: Jazz at Pizza Express, Cluster A – Jumeirah Lake Towers

3. Learn some new dance moves at DS2dio JLT

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Fancy learning some new dance moves to bust out at the club this weekend? Just sign up for a dance class at DS2dio Dubai. We recommend trying out the Reggaeton dance classes with Juan – they’re fun, energetic, and they double up as a workout!

Where: DS2dio, Cluster T – Jumeirah Lake Towers

4. Get bendy at Yoga Ashram JLT

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Whether you’re a yogi, or you just need to de-stress after being stuck in the daily JLT traffic, Yoga Ashram is one of the best yoga studios in the area! Try out their Hatha Yoga class with Munishwer on Saturday mornings for a great stretch and positive vibes.

Where: Yoga Ashram, Cluster X – Jumeirah Lake Towers

5. Try a cooking class at Scafa Dubai

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Think you could be Dubai’s next masterchef? With a little help from the culinary masters at Scafa JLT, you may as well be! Round up your favourite foodies and sign up for a fun cooking class! The culinary arts training centre lets you sign up for full professional programmes, or individual classes.

Where: Scafa, Cluster I – Jumeirah Lake Towers

6. Channel your inner geek at Rails JLT

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Fancy challenging your mates to a game of foosball? Or how about a game of pool? Just head to Rails for some good ol’ friendly competition. And if you’re a serious gamer, Rails lets you unleash your inner geek with their Playstation and PC games.

Where: Rails, Red Diamond Building – Jumeirah Lake Towers

7. Treat yourself to donuts from Il Donnaccino

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Yummm! If you haven’t already tried the donuts from Il Donaccino, what are you waiting for?! From Nutella and Coconut, to Chips Oman and Cheezy Chilli – you donut want to miss out on these flavours. All of the donuts at Il Donaccino are egg-less, and they’ve got lots of vegan options too!

Where: Il Donaccino, Cluster D – Jumeirah Lake Towers

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