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Skyview Bar

Closed Now: 7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Over the top views

High tea was a fantastic anniversary treat here. The staff made us feel like royalty and the food... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Edmonton, Canada
Best cocktail list in town?

We recently visited Dubai and went to the Skyview bar for evening drinks one night. From the moment... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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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...more
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Jumeira Jumeira Rd | 27th floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 days ago

High tea was a fantastic anniversary treat here. The staff made us feel like royalty and the food, sunset views and harp playing made it magical.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank puckstopper31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited Dubai and went to the Skyview bar for evening drinks one night. From the moment we walked in to the moment we left, we experienced service that was second to none! Tejas and Tarun were both great and it will be sad...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BWyatt2016
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great location and views but comes at a hefty price. I guess a must do once in a lifetime when in Dubai.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jorge F
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Visited for evening cocktails in the skyview bar, on arrival staff the least most welcoming, all rather rushed no personal touch. ordered canapé food, which was not particularly pleasant, when the waiters took it away didn’t even ask why it was uneaten. £21 for a...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 9 October 2018

It is very ornate, ornate to the point of garish and overpowering. You very quickly get sick of the mass of colour everywhere, especially in the 'gold' bar. We went for cocktails in their Sky bar. It was a mass of blue and green bubbles....More

3  Thank peterfX1383NH
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We visited the Skyview Bar in the Burj Al Arab to celebrate my daughters 21st Birthday. The hotel was spectacular and the service impeccable. We had a window seat and the views were amazing. Our waiter explained each course in detail as it was served...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank 899trace
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Dear 899trace, I am delighted to learn that your overall visit was enjoyable and we were able to create an ultimate experience for you on your daughter’s 21st birthday. I have conveyed your compliments to all the staff members and they are certainly pleased to...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

Booked this for evening drinks on the last night of our holiday to celebrate my son's recent exam success and I advised the venue of this. We booked for 7pm as we had booked to meet our Airbnb host for drinks at 9pm elsewhere and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank missmilly
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Dear missmilly, I was concerned to read your comments regarding your recent visit to Skyview bar. I have also noted your feedback and the service you received. Please accept my sincere apologies for the disappointment caused on this visit. Rest assured that I will personally...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I would have given the bar a 5 star. However I believe they need more food options. We had 4 drinks in total and we order a 4 piece sampler. My husband is a picky eater. But the ambiance and drinks were great unfortunately we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 241trisham
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Dear Trisha M, Thank you for posting on TripAdvisor. I have noted down your feedback about our food option which I will personally share with our team. Your feedback is critical to our continual improvement activities. Thank you for your feedback and compliments to our...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We visited during our stay in Dubai as a special treat. The service was exceptional, as were the cocktails and table 'nibbles'. Although cocktails all amazing they were rather pricey.More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 800felicityk
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Felicity K, I was delighted to read your review on tripadvisor. I have shared your compliments in regards to the service and the cocktails to my team and they were very happy hear that. Thank you for posting on tripadvisor. We are looking forward...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Went to sky bar as a treat while in Dubai! Hospitality is great, view is brill! Super expensive but expected. We went to gold bar across the corridor from it after, which we preferred!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vlf9
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Vlf9, Thank you for your post on Tripadvisor and your visit to our both bars on 27th floor. I am glad to know that you had a good time and enjoyed our hospitality. We hope to see you soon again. Regards Binay and team.

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Mohamed A
25 March 2018|
Response from SharingIsCaring2013 | Reviewed this property |
I think the best way is to look it up on their website as they have a number of choices.
27 February 2018|
Response from Dan T | Reviewed this property |
Likely 5 to 7 minutes