Offering the combination of one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world and the richest prize in racing; Dubai World Cup is the ultimate racing experience. Held every year since 1996, it is one of the top global platforms for the most elite thoroughbreds to compete for the richest day in horse racing. The iconic racecourse features a glittering race card boasting six Group 1 races at the culmination of the Dubai Racing Carnival. This is the global highlight of the racing calendar and an event not to be missed!
Our experiences to one of the biggest weeks in racing include a packed itinerary including an exclusive Preview Drinks Evening with Frankie Dettori, Breakfast with the Stars and an incredible day at Meydan watching the top thoroughbreds in the world battle it out for the top prize of $12 million.
Flight inclusive experiences are based on four nights accommodation, but longer stays are possible for those looking to extend their time away. More information can be found below on our range of options, which each give you a unique experience depending on whether you want to be centre of the action, or make the most of your time relaxing in the sun. If you do have a specific hotel in mind, please get in touch and we will happily put together an option tailored to your requirements. Offering unparalleled levels of luxury, glamour and racing this is the ultimate horse racing experience you won't want to miss.
The Holiday Inn Festival City is the perfect choice for making the most of your short stay in Dubai. Located in the heart of Dubai Festival City, a vibrant shopping and food destination, the hotel is ideal for getting out and about from the moment you arrive.
The contemporary and spacious rooms are complete with en-suite bathrooms with a bath, air conditioning and a flat screen TV. A buffet breakfast is served at the hotel each morning and there are an array of dinner options both at one of the hotel's four restaurants and within walking distance in the Festival City Mall including at the Hard Rock Cafe, the only one in the Middle East!
This hotel has direct access to the Festival City Mall which offers over 500 retail shops and is home to the Guinness World Record breaking 'Imagine Show' which boasts the largest water screen projection and permanent projection mapping in the world. Featuring the latest entertainment technology in water, pyrotechnics, lasers, lights and dramatic effects its an experience you will need to see. During your stay, you could also see the city from a different perspective by taking a dhow ride through Dubai Creek or head over to the Al Areesh Sports Club, which offers a wide range of health and fitness options from swimming pools to tennis courts.
When you aren't out and about exploring all Dubai has to offer, you can sit and relax at the rooftop pool which allows you to bask in the sun while savouring the panoramic views of the city skyline. The hotel has a complimentary gym and fitness centre as well as offering a same day dry cleaning pick up service.
Located just 15 minutes from Dubai International airport, The Meydan Racecourse and downtown Dubai, which is home to the Burj Khalifa, you are never too far away from the action.
- Return Direct flights to Dubai
- Return airport and racecourse transfers
- 4 nights of accommodation including breakfast
- Apron Views tickets to the Dubai World Cup - upgrades are available
- Invitation to exclusive Racing Breaks drinks evening with Frankie Dettori
Located on the eastern crescent of one of Dubai's most iconic landmarks, the Aloft Palm Jumeirah offers the perfect beach escape for those looking to make the most of Dubai