Al Mamzar Beach ParkBeach and grassy areas with playgrounds, pools, changing rooms, showers, barbecue areas and air conditioned bungalows (for rent). Open daily from 08:00-23:00. Wednesday is "Ladies only." Located near Hamriya Port in Al Mamzar. Tel: 04 296 6201/050 858 9897 /04 296 7454
Jumeirah Beach ParkGrassy areas, playgrounds, barbecue sites, snack bar, toilets and showers. Sun beds and umbrellas for hire. Monday is "Ladies only."
Entrance fee of 10 dhs. Open Sunday to Wednesday 08:00-22:00, Thursday to Saturday until 23:00. In Jumeirah 2. Tel: 04 349 2111 / 050 858 9894
Mushrif Park Playgrounds, rides, pools, gymnasium, snack stand and large grassy areas. Areas for BBQ. Mini model homes in Arabic and international styles on display. Entrance fee: 10 dhs per car. Open 08:00-23:00 daily. Located on Al Khawaneej Road next to Mirdif. Tel: 04 288 3624 / 050 858 9893
Safa ParkSports fields and courts, small rides, running track and a boating lake in the centre of the park. Small entrance fee5 dhs per person. Open 08:00-23:00 daily. Located on Al Wasl Road in Al Safa. Tel: 04 349 2111 /050 858 9894
Creek ParkLarge green areas, playgrounds, bicycle rentals, barbecue areas, aerial cable car ride, mini golf course and snack stands. Entrance fee. Open daily from 08:00-23:00. Located between Garhoud Bridge and Floating Bridge in Umm Hurair 2.
Tel: 04 336 7633, 050 858 9892