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Dubai Layover Tips For Flight Attendants | WOC

Dubai Layover Tips For Flight Attendants | WOC

Rich tell-tales of the past meet the vibrant promise of the future in Dubai, the most populous city and one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. Home to more or less 200 cultures across the globe, every cabin crew on a layover in Dubai will be mesmerized by its crowd’s cultural variety while rooting on a solid notion on how Emirati traditions run.

Say hello to Dubai!

What to do in Dubai for 24h – 48h?

Getting Around in Dubai

Be warped into a new world the moment you arrive in Dubai. All roads lead to a delightful experience and non-drivers can opt for its modern public transits. Travel easy with these tips.

Getting Around: Dubai MetroMetro

The Experience: Convenient, fast and available daily, each train leaves every 5 minutes in the station.  Get your cameras out on your travel as you venture into the amazing views of Dubai’s skyline and its iconic buildings. Price starts at AED 3.

WOC Tip: Check this Wojhati planner for more details.



WOC Premium: Flying Stars Rent-a-car

Flying Star Rent-A-Car

Travel glamorously along the smooth roads of Dubai and get into your destination at your own pace.

WOC Premium Users: 30% discount is available for any working flight attendant. Bring your valid Crew ID to claim the offer. Contact +971 50 222 8446 or visit to know more about their products and rates.

Sightseeing in Dubai

Wonders to behold, memories so gold – you will never get used to living the fabulous life in Dubai.

Burj Khalifa

Price: AED 200 per person (Floors 125 + 124)

The Experience: While being high up in the sky is nothing new for cabin crew, prepare to be mesmerized with the captivating views of the emirate at the top of the tallest building on earth. Whether during midday, sunset or at night, you will see the horizon, desert, and appreciate the bountiful oasis you are in.

WOC Tip: The ticket rates are different if you buy on the day itself. In order to get the best deal, we advise that you book your tickets in advance.

Kite Beach at Dubai

Kite Beach

Price: Free

The Experience: Fine sand, pristine blue waters, multiracial interaction and amazing views of the famous Burj Al Arab are amongst the activities you need to prioritize in your to-do list.

WOC Tip: Summers can be extremely hot, think 40-50 degrees celsius. Better bring that ice-cold bottle with you.


Food in Dubai

A melting pot of cultures, Dubai hosts more than a thousand restaurants serving a variety of cuisines from all over the world. Sate your appetite visually and gastronomically with these top restaurants around the block.

WOC Premium: AndiamoAndiamo! at Grand Hyatt Dubai

Location: Oud Metha Road

The Experience: Other than the authentic homemade Italian specials cooked in an open kitchen, this chic venue also offers scenic views paired with an ambient music by its resident DJ. Price starts at AED 50.

WOC Premium Users: Get 40% discount on its F&B selection. Free drinks for ladies every Monday from 22:00 hrs to 00:00 hrs). Make your reservations through +971 4 317 2221 or e-mail [email protected]

WOC Premium: Flavours at Hawthorne SuitesFlavours at Hawthorne Suites

Location: Hawthorne Suites, Shams Cluster 3, Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR)

The Experience: Located in the heart of the famous “The Walk at JBR” enjoy International all-day buffet for breakfast, lunch or dinner and even its à la carte options. Try out their family-friendly Friday Brunch, too!

WOC Premium Users: Enjoy 40% discount on your food & drinks. Walk-in, or book your tables by phone +971 55 8399 810 or e-mail [email protected]

WOC Premium: Mantoushe RestaurantMantoushe

Location: Saba 1, Cluster E, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT)

The Experience: Serving Lebanese fusion, this chilled and trendy restaurant creates contemporary and delicious mix of Lebanese flavours to a whole new dimension. What’s more, you can customize your own wrap or salads. Open weekdays from 9:00hrs to 0:00 hrs.

WOC Premium Users: Enjoy 20% discount on your food & drinks, for a maximum of 10 guests. Walk-in, or save your spot by phone +971 4 277 8170 or e-mail [email protected]

Nightlife in Dubai

Dwell into the glitz and glam of Dubai’s colorful nightlife. Create new friends and be treated like a VIP in any of these top nightlife destinations.

WOC Premium: Club BoudoirClub Boudouir

Location: Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Road

The Experience: Experience the most fabulous night scene at Club Boudoir, a dining and clubbing venue with modern baroque feel and curved mirrored bar, for lounge music and deep house.

WOC Premium: 50% on food and drinks, except on Christmas eve, New Year’s eve and night before public holidays. Walk in or reserve your tables by calling +971 4 3455 995 or e-mailing [email protected]

WOC Premium: Mint Leaf of LondonMint Leaf of London

Location: 15th Floor, South Tower, Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC – Dubai

The Experience: Nightlife with a fabulous view? This modern chic resto-lounge offers a tantalising and authentic range of fine Indian cuisine, uniquely infused and presented.

WOC Premium: 30% off on a la carte and 50% on alcoholic brunch package every Friday and Saturday. Walk in or book by phone +971 4 706 0900 or e-mail [email protected]

WOC Premium: Rock Bottom Barsha HeightsRock Bottom Cafe

Location: Ramee Rose Hotel, level 1, Barsha Heights (Tecom)

The Experience: The home for dine and dance, Rock Bottom is a brewpub in Tecom serving house beers & upscale pub food & American fare with a lively crowd. Open daily until 3:00 hrs.

WOC Premium: 50% on food and drinks all Friday night and from 17:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs daily. Walk in or contact +971 55 200 9229 for reservations.

RIVA Beach Club

Location: Shoreline Apartments Building 8, The Palm Jumeirah

In the mood for a relaxing beach day out away from the usual crowded smoky scene? This beach club offers the best of both worlds – be it sober or wasted. They offer a variety of light snacks and uniquely delicious Mediterranean dishes, too.

Beach Club in Dubai

Only in Dubai!

WOC Premium: Big Red Motorsports & ToursBig Red Motorsports & Adventure Tours

The Experience: Get that adrenaline pumping desert tours professionally provided by Big Red Motorsports & Adventure Tours. Fun and action guaranteed!

WOC Premium: 20% off on desert adventure tours. Closed on Sundays. Book your tours through phone +971 50 919 2394 or e-mail [email protected]


WOC Premium: Alexandra Floating RestaurantAlexandra Floating Restaurant

Location: Dubai Marina Yacht Club, West Bay, Marina

The Experience: Dinner on cruise? “Alexandra” is a 90-foot Floating ‘Dhow’ Restaurant offering a lavish dining experience. Its dinner cruises operate daily from 20:45 hrs to 23:00 hrs.

WOC Premium Users: Pay AED 100/person instead of AED 160. Book in advance by phone +971 52 8996 310 or e-mail [email protected]

Dubai is just one of the seven destinations worth a visit in the UAE. Should you need further assistance with your premium subscription, feel free to get in touch with us via [email protected]

Flight Attendant discounts in UAE

World Of Crew gets you a few awesome deals only for cabin crew in UAE. Have a look into these and let us know if you manage to visit them during your layover!

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Any experiences to share?

Suggestions, comments or any layover tips to share with other cabin crew in Dubai. Let us know in comments!

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