Benefits of Having a Private Dhow Charter for Party


When you are in Dubai, no worries if you are adamant about getting the best of everything for your party, the city of superlatives is the ideal choice for all the perfectionists out there. Celebrations will be taken to the next level on a Dhow. Illuminated wooden boats will glide through Marina and Creek’s lakes at night. This is an outstanding sight that adorns both destinations.

Dhows were the ancient means of trade, and after the country’s economy boomed, they became the popular tourist leisure boats.

Breathtaking views of Dubai Marina

Sailing on a Dhow will provide exceptional views of Dubai Marina under the moonlight. Marina comes to life in the evening with many people strolling through its promenade. Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR), Marina Mall, and Bluewaters Island can be seen as you pass through Marina. The Marina Walk, which has several alfresco dining spots and shopping centers, is also splendid. Affluence overflows in every trivial detail, and that’s what makes the canal city distinct. 

A Delicious Treat for Your Guests

Dhow cruise Dubai Marina offer a delicious dinner buffet for the guests. The dinner menu includes Arabic, Asian, and Continental cuisine with numerous vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. Desserts and traditional Arabic sweets make dinner a delight to the taste buds. It is also possible to order a gourmet meal from any restaurant if you like it that way. Customized cakes can be arranged on Dhow if you request the crew.

Entertainment your guests

As you enjoy the enticing sights and the dinner, entertainment programs will be showcased. Tanoura dance is one of the main highlights of a Dhow cruise. This Egyptian folk dance has turned into a popular tourist attraction in Dubai. A male performer will twirl continuously wearing a multicolored skirt. Usually, entertainment programs are not included in the private Dhow charter. However, you can inform the crew if you need it and provide it if available. You can also plan any programs as per your wish for the night. Hiring a disc jockey to spice up the party is a great idea.

Relaxing ambiance

The soothing breeze, music, and the joy of cruising will calm your mind and soul. It is a time to say goodbye to all your stress and rejuvenate yourself. You will have a great time with your loved ones while floating on the waves. It is also great for brainstorming ideas with a team as you will not be disturbed by the hustle and bustle of the city. Sometimes, the best ideas sprouts when you are away from the boundaries of the office.

Utmost privacy

While you get a table when you book a Dhow cruise, you can enjoy the experience solely with your favorite people if it is a private Dhow charter. The party will be fantastic, and everyone will enjoy the private gathering as there are no unknown faces. Both the lower and upper decks will be allotted only for you. The guests can spend time in the open air or inside as they wish.

The perfect venue for corporate events

Employees are the heart and soul of your company. Why not give them a party for an achievement? Many companies hire Dhows for corporate events. You can also celebrate when your company has reached a milestone. It is an exciting way to impress your clients and prospects. Everyone wishes for a change in the four walls of the conference rooms and cabins. Get some fresh air and refuel for more fruitful working days.

Dhow size and capacity

The main factor which makes Dhow suitable for a grand party is its size and capacity. A Dhow can accommodate up to 150 people at a time. This means that you can invite many guests and make the party more delightful.


  •         2-hours of cruising at Dubai Marina
  •         The boat can be decorated as per your choice at an extra cost
  •         Leisure programs upon request
  •         Dinner buffet and light refreshments

Timing of cruise

Usually, there is only one time for Dhow cruise Marina, from 8.30 PM to 10.30 PM. But, if you are hiring an entire Dhow, you will get additional timing that is super cool. You can choose a sunset cruise where you can adore the sunset from the lake. The duration of cruising can be extended upon request. However, you have to check in advance about the availability.

Private Dhow charter price

The price of a private Dhow charter varies depending on several factors, including season, duration of cruising, and services availed. However, usually, it is between 150 and 200 per head.

Parties become complete when it is hosted on a traditional Dhow. It is a beautiful transformation from the usual venues to a remarkable floating restaurant.