Sun and sand are two of the best reasons for a UAE holiday. You have countless options on how to enjoy them; while desert safari is a given and requires much of enthusiasm and energy, chasing the sunset is a great way to appreciate the end of day.

We have listed the top 5 ultimate sun downer spots across Dubai. Here goes:

Pure Sky Lounge at Hilton JBR1. Pure Sky Lounge at Hilton JBR

Savor innovative dishes and cocktails on the 35th floor at Pure Sky Lounge while adoring the spectacular view of Dubai’s sea and skyline.  Average meal cost for two is Dh 400 with beverage.  For bookings and inquiries, call 04 374 7888.

Sho- Cho Dubai, Dubai Marine Resort2. Sho- Cho Dubai, Dubai Marine Resort

This modern Japanese seaside dining and lounging destination is perfect for party sun downers.  Feel the breeze while enjoying live music from their in-house resident DJs. Sho-Cho offers unique dining and late night party venue. The restaurant is open from Sunday to Saturday 7pm – 3am. Average meal cost for two is Dh 370 with beverage.  For bookings and inquiries, call 043461111.

Rüya, Grosvenor House3. Rüya, Grosvenor House

Take your loved one onto a journey to explore the origins of Anatolia and unwind in a memorable al fresco dining experience while watching the sunset at Rüya. The Ruya terrace offers pristine views of the lively Dubai Marina; guests can also enjoy delicacies from the fresh menu designed by Executive Chef Colin Clague. Average meal for two costs Dh400. For bookings and inquiries, call 04399 9123.

Bahri Bar4. Bahri Bar, Mina A’ Salam, Madinat Jumeirah

Not only does this sun downer  offer the most stunning sea views and sunset glory, it’s vibrant atmosphere will definitely set the tone for a night out with your friends. Average meal for two costs Dh 400 with beverage. For more information, call 04 4323232.