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Skyview Bar

27th floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 301 7600
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Ranked #15 of 5,490 restaurants in Dubai
Cuisines: Bar, Tea Room
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Quench your thirst at our lavish hideaway on top of the world. Soaring 200 metres above sea level, we do things differently on the 27th floor.From modern day classics to innovative cocktails, our master mixologists go to great lengths to seek out inspiration, drawing influence from the most unexpected places.The result is an eclectic drinks list that uses unique ingredients and inventive methods to create your cocktail, with each recipe closely guarded to ensure our menu is one of a kind. The views are no less exclusive; catch your reflection in the glittering lights of the Dubai skyline as you gaze out through floor to ceiling windows that surround the bar.The space inside Skyview has been designed for intimate conversations, and a rotating line-up of live music ensures the sights and sounds are as impressive as the beverages we shake up. Here, creating cocktails really is an art form.
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

A total disappointment! We were looking forward to an excellent and unique experience but were truly disappointed. A prior request for a window table was ignored. Once seated we asked to be moved, it was denied. The waiter asked if this was a special occasion, although we had stated that it was a birthday in our confirmation email. The waiters... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

We visited Skyview for Cocktails on a Thursday night. The hotel is amazing, a real must see, and whilst it is exquisitely fancy it is not at all stuffy like some London Hotels. The staff were extremely helpful and the environment is very relaxed - the view is one of the best in Dubai. Whilst it is incredibly expensive it... More

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Bal Harbour, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Wow service. High tea is amazing experience and a must go destination if you are in Dubai. I am in love with Skyview high tea and amazing service. Well done Everyone. Thank you Team for making our experience in Burj so Magical and unique

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Gosford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The high tea here is excellent, great views, great food and the service is worth every penny. This is a once in a life time experience to be had!

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Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Getting in the Burj-Al-Arab alone is a must experience for anyone visiting Dubai.And the cheapest way to walk inside is to book either a tea experience visit or for drinks. It will cost you around 400-500 Dirhams per person. Worth every penny! It is expensive, but it is a once in a lifetime experience. We booked a table for night... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Went on honeymoon for high tea and it was perfect We stayed at al qasr so was on the same complex allowing us to get a buggy there From the second you walk through the door the decor is a bit overly cheesy but I suppose it needs to be. However once you get up to sky bar in the... More

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Winterton-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The Champagne High Tea was amazing - so much to eat - service First Class- views superb - very organised and staff very kind and friendly - the chefs do a fantastic menu - Thank you

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Sydney
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

In order to gain access to the iconic Burj Al Arab, one must have a reservation at one of the restaurants or bars. At AED 560 per person, this was very expensive for what turned out to be a standard high tea menu of average quality. There are scones and sandwiches and cakes. Not bad, but not particularly great either.... More

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Brighouse
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

What an experience....worth every penny (pounds).Book directly via email before you travel.The sky bar views are amazing and the staff are so into making your experience unforgettable. Afterwards you can sit in the hotel and watch the world go but whilst serenaded by a quartet. Best part of trip with memorable photos.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Reservation is a must, otherwise its not allowed to entry to the Burj Al Arab Hotel. Come by taxi and get out the taxi at the security gate. The AMAZING view of the hotel will be burnt in your mind chip… The bar is in the top of the hotel, overlooking the sea, but - if the visibility is O.K.... More

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