Favourite Things Mother and Child at the Dubai Marina Mall lets children participate in activities such as arts and crafts, storytelling, drama, puppet shows and cooking. The camp is open to children aged two to eight years. Camp prices are Dh620 for non-members and Dh520 for members, for five days.
Contact 04 434 1984
Al Nasr Leisureland
Bursting with activities that include swimming, billiards, arts and crafts, skating, dancing and Quran reading, Al Nasr Leisureland will operate its summer camp until August 31 for children aged between seven and 13 years. The camp registration fee is Dh725 for one month.
Contact 050 559 7055
Active Sports Academy
This multi-activity summer camp for young people aged four to 14 years will ensure they remain active during the long summer months. Active Sports will organise special summer coaching programmes in tennis, swimming, soccer and basketball. The camps will be held at Wafi Pyramids, Dubai English Speaking School and Regent International School from 8.30am to 2pm, between July 1 and August 30. Daily and weekly rates are available to suit schedules: Dh150 for one day, Dh375 for three days and Dh550 for five days.
Contact 050 559 7055
Dubai Holiday Camp
Indigo Entertainment operates its summer camps at Dubai International Academy (DIA), Emirates Hills from July 1 to August 30, Raffles International School, south campus, Umm Suqeim from June 24 to August 16 and Deira International School (DIS), Festival City from July 1 to August 16. It will also run a full-day camp at the Raffles International School. All camps are open to children between three to 14 years of age, with activities including football, basketball, dodgeball, tennis, inflatable climbing wall, swimming, water polo, drama, arts and crafts, face painting, drawing, music, cooking and playground games. Costs Dh150 a day or Dh625 a week for a half-day camp at DIA. Contact 04 331 8704
Finishing Touch at the Knowledge Village will run a two-week summer camp from June 24 to August 30. Children will get special training in international and cross-cultural etiquette, English and mathematics, in addition to enjoying regular fun activities at the camp. Camp fees for youth etiquette, English club, mathematics and other activities are Dh1,850, Dh1,450, Dh1,550 and Dh950 respectively. Contact 04 427 2452
Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre
The Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre will organise summer workshops for children aged eight to 11 years and 12 to 15 years on topics such as ‘The Road to Happiness: Positive Thinking and Positive Eating’ and ‘Emotional Intelligence: The Smarter way to Success’. Costs Dh250 per child. Contact 04 335 1200
Jumeirah Music Centre
Music summer camps here are educational and entertaining for children aged three to eight years. Each session will focus on different well-known composers. Children will learn about these composers’ works and listen to their compositions. Costs Dh550 for five days.
Contact 04 349 2662
Atlantis, The Palm
The Atlantis Kids Club will organise action-packed summer camps this year focusing on adventure, fun and exploration through group play. New this summer is its Access All Areas Summer Camps at Club Rush, offering children opportunities to participate in various exciting summer programmes and workshops, a great way to beat the heat and a chance to make new friends.
Contact 04 426 1000
Millennium Hotel, Abu Dhabi
Help your child get a hang of the hospitality industry with Millennium Hotel’s fun summer camp. Your child can participate in specialised sessions in housekeeping and cooking; or choose from the list of regular activities available such as swimming, yoga, story telling and games. The camp will run for two months starting on July 1. Camp rates are Dh670 for one week, Dh1,070 for two weeks, Dh1,470 for three weeks and Dh1,970 for four weeks. Rates include breakfast
Contact 02 614 6000
The summer camp at My Gym from July 1 to September 8 offers half a day of fun and fitness through gymnastics, arts, crafts, cooking and science, with changing weekly themes. The rate for their accompanied baby camp for children aged 18-36 months is Dh150 a day. Rates for the independent camp for children aged 3½ to 8 years are Dh200 a day and Dh850 a week. Contact 04 394 3962