Jumeirah Open Beach, Dubai

The Jumeirah Open Beach is a 14 km (8.7 miles) stretch of sand on the Southern Dubai coastline. It is also known as the Russian Beach because in its early days the Eastern European and Russian expats in Dubai frequented it.

There are now the state of the art facilities, including a walking path with a jogging track located alongside it, volleyball nets, and a few shaded benches for those who wish to sit back and relax.

Along with the restaurants located at the Northern end of the strip, there are also now a few retail kiosks.

A tourist can reach the beach by car, bicycle, public transport, or on foot. There is an ample parking for those who are using a car.

Activities on the beach

Jumeirah Open Beach is a good place for swimming and water activities. There are lifeguards to watch out for swimmers’ safety. The standard set of services like:

  • changing rooms
  • toilets
  • sunbeds and umbrella-shaded tables

is present in Jumeirah Open Beach, making it a great place to bring the family and relax.

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Hotels near the beach

  • Holiday Inn Express Dubai Jumeirah
    2 stars, free wifi
  • Regent Beach Resort
    3 stars
  • Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
    5 stars
  • ibis Styles Dubai Jumeira
    3 stars, free wifi
  • Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
    5 stars, free wifi


  • Lifeguard
  • Disabled Access
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Changing Rooms
  • Showers
  • Sunbeds
  • Umbrellas
This beach also may be known as:
  • Jumeirah Public Beach

Beach on the map

next to Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Rd,
Dubai, UAE