Dubai World Cup

31 March 2018

Overview

The $30 million Dubai World Cup, which takes place on the final weekend in March each year, is the biggest sporting and social event in Dubai. Based at the unique, state-of-the-art Meydan Racecourse, where the Grandstand measures 1 mile in length, the Dubai World Cup attracts the biggest names in racing to Dubai. The day features nine high-class races including six Group 1 races and three Group 2 contests. The event is brought to a spectacular close by the world’s richest horse race; the $10m Dubai World Cup, won in 2017 by Mike Smith aboard Arrogate trained by Bob Baffert.

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Saturday 31st March

Rove Downtown Package

Thu 29 Mar 2018 - Mon 02 Apr 2018

  • Apron Views
  • Rove Downtown
from
£895.00
per person
(based on 2 sharing)

The Rove Downtown Dubai Package


The Rove Downtown Dubai Package incorporates flights, 4 nights accommodation, transfers & tickets to The Dubai World Cup!

The Hotel is ideally located for your stay in Dubai being just a stones throw from The Burj Khalifa, the World's Tallest Building, and the Dubai Mall, the World's Largest Shopping Centre! With a wide array of bars and restaurants within walking distance and being just 20 minutes from both the Airport & the Racecourse this really is the perfect base for your stay!

Your Package Includes


  • Return Direct Flights from London, Manchester, Birmingham or Newcastle to Dubai

  • Private Return Airport Transfers

  • 4 Nights Accommodation at The Rove Downtown Dubai Hotel

  • Breakfast each Morning

  • Apron View Ticket to The 2018 Dubai World Cup

  • Return Transfers to Meydan Racecourse

  • Invite to Drinks Evening with Racing Breaks Ambassadors Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley

Itinerary


Thursday 29th March 2018

Depart from your choice of UK Airport on a direct flight to Dubai International Airport.

Upon arrival you will be met at the airport by your driver and transferred to the hotel to check-in for the first of your four nights' accommodation.

Friday 30th March 2018

Today you have at leisure to explore Dubai or relax by the pool! You could head up the Burj Khalifa and take in the views of Dubai, or head to Wild Wadi Water Park (information on adding either of these to your trip can be found below).

In the evening you are invited to the Racing Breaks Drinks Evening with Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley. More details of this event will be released closer to the date of travel.

Saturday 31st March 2018

You will have the morning at leisure before being collected around 12pm from the hotel and transferred to Meydan Racecourse for the Dubai World Cup!

Following the racing there is a closing ceremony and concert which lasts until around 11:30pm. Upon conclusion of this you will be collected and taken back to your hotel.

Sunday 1st April 2018

Today can again be spent relaxing by the pool or exploring more of what Dubai has to offer.

Monday 2nd April 2018

Check-out of the hotel and be transferred back to Dubai Airport to catch you direct flight back to the UK.

Optional Extras


  • Upgrade your Ticket to The Premium which includes a reserved seat and food/drink throughout the day: £400 per person

  • Add a Round of Golf at one of Dubai's fantastic courses: price available on request

  • Add a trip up to the top of the Burj Khalifa: from £28 per person

  • Add a visit to Wild Wadi Water Park: from £60 per person

If you would like to include any of these within your booking do let us know!

Additional Information


About the Tickets

Apron Views’ guests have access to the free grandstand seats in this area, the bars on the Apron and the Rails Food Court, situated inside the Meydan Grandstand on the mezzanine floor. Guests can also enter the Food Court area directly from the Apron, enter through Gates C&D of the Meydan Grandstand. Guests are advised to bring sunscreen as this is an outdoor area.

The stage for the post-racing concert can also be found in the Apron Views!

About the Hotel

The Rove Downtown Dubai offers generously sized rooms that are fully equipped with all the modern-day essentials. With a 24-hour Gym and Swimming Pool with Sundeck you have everything you need to enjoy a short stay in Dubai.

About the Flights

Flights are with Emirates Airlines and include 30kg of luggage. Other airlines & departure airports are available upon request.

Upgrades to Business/First Class are available, simply let us know your requirements.

Extend Your Stay


If you love Racing then we highly recommend extending your stay and heading to the fantastic Breakfast with the Stars event which takes place on the Thursday Morning prior to the Dubai World Cup.

This exciting morning gives you the chance to enjoy live commentary, entertainment, raffle draws, interviews with the trainers, owners & jockeys and a lavish breakfast buffet!

With this option included you would fly out on Wednesday 28th March and stay for 5 nights, attending the Breakfast with the Stars Event on Thursday Morning with return transfers included.

Supplement per person: £150.00

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Vida Downtown Dubai Package

Thu 29 Mar 2018 - Mon 02 Apr 2018

  • Apron Views
  • Vida Downtown Dubai
from
£1,195.00
per person
(based on 2 sharing)

The Vida Downtown Dubai Package


The Vida Downtown Dubai Package incorporates flights, 4 nights accommodation, transfers & tickets to The Dubai World Cup!

This upscale boutique hotel is located within Downtown Dubai, within walking distance to the Burj Khalifa, the World's Tallest Building, and The Dubai Mall, the World's Largest Shopping Centre! With a wide array of bars and restaurants within walking distance and being just 20 minutes from both the Airport & the Racecourse this really is the perfect base for your stay!

Your Package Includes


  • Return Direct Flights from London, Manchester, Birmingham or Newcastle to Dubai

  • Private Return Airport Transfers

  • 4 Nights Accommodation at The Vida Downtown Dubai Hotel

  • Breakfast each Morning

  • Apron View Ticket to The 2018 Dubai World Cup

  • Return Transfers to Meydan Racecourse

  • Invite to Drinks Evening with Racing Breaks Ambassadors Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley

Itinerary


Thursday 29th March 2018

Depart from your choice of UK Airport on a direct flight to Dubai International Airport.

Upon arrival you will be met at the airport by your driver and transferred to the hotel to check-in for the first of your four nights' accommodation.

Friday 30th March 2018

Today you have at leisure to explore Dubai or relax by the pool! You could head up the Burj Khalifa and take in the views of Dubai, or head to Wild Wadi Water Park (information on adding either of these to your trip can be found below).

In the evening you are invited to the Racing Breaks Drinks Evening with Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley. More details of this event will be released closer to the date of travel.

Saturday 31st March 2018

You will have the morning at leisure before being collected around 12pm from the hotel and transferred to Meydan Racecourse for the Dubai World Cup!

Following the racing there is a closing ceremony and concert which lasts until around 11:30pm. Upon conclusion of this you will be collected and taken back to your hotel.

Sunday 1st April 2018

Today can again be spent relaxing by the pool or exploring more of what Dubai has to offer.

Monday 2nd April 2018

Check-out of the hotel and be transferred back to Dubai Airport to catch you direct flight back to the UK.

Optional Extras


  • Upgrade your Ticket to The Premium which includes a reserved seat and food/drink throughout the day: £400 per person

  • Add a Round of Golf at one of Dubai's fantastic courses: price available on request

  • Add a trip up to the top of the Burj Khalifa: from £28 per person

  • Add a visit to Wild Wadi Water Park: from £60 per person

If you would like to include any of these within your booking do let us know!

Additional Information


About the Tickets

Apron Views’ guests have access to the free grandstand seats in this area, the bars on the Apron and the Rails Food Court, situated inside the Meydan Grandstand on the mezzanine floor. Guests can also enter the Food Court area directly from the Apron, enter through Gates C&D of the Meydan Grandstand. Guests are advised to bring sunscreen as this is an outdoor area.

The stage for the post-racing concert can also be found in the Apron Views!

About the Hotel

The flagship property under the Vida Hotels and Resorts brand, Vida Downtown Dubai, is an upscale boutique hotel offering a retreat-like ambience in the heart of Downtown Dubai, ideal for those who seek sophisticated simplicity.

Vida, meaning ‘life’ in Spanish, embraces warmth and youthful vitality. The hotel creates a stimulating environment for the younger generation who demand all the frills of modern luxury travel but none of the fuss.

Challenging conventional industry norms, Vida Hotels and Resorts bring vivacity, energy and intuitive style. For guests and associates alike, Vida represents the values of being responsible, approachable, fun and uncomplicated.

About the Flights

Flights are with Emirates Airlines and include 30kg of luggage. Other airlines & departure airports are available upon request.

Upgrades to Business/First Class are available, simply let us know your requirements.

Extend Your Stay


If you love Racing then we highly recommend extending your stay and heading to the fantastic Breakfast with the Stars event which takes place on the Thursday Morning prior to the Dubai World Cup.

This exciting morning gives you the chance to enjoy live commentary, entertainment, raffle draws, interviews with the trainers, owners & jockeys and a lavish breakfast buffet!

With this option included you would fly out on Wednesday 28th March and stay for 5 nights, attending the Breakfast with the Stars Event on Thursday Morning with return transfers included.

Supplement per person: £175.00

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Dubai World Cup 2018 Deluxe Package

Thu 29 Mar 2018 - Mon 02 Apr 2018

  • The Premium
  • Address Boulevard
from
£1,995.00
per person
(based on 2 sharing)

The Dubai World Cup Deluxe Package


The Dubai World Cup Deluxe Package incorporates flights, 4 nights accommodation, transfers & tickets to The Dubai World Cup!

You will be located at the recently opened Address Boulevard Dubai Hotel which is located in Downtown Dubai opposite the Burj Khalifa just 20 minutes from both the Airport and Racecourse.

Also included within this package are Premium Tickets which include a reserved seat and food/drink throughout the Dubai World Cup on Saturday 24th March.

Your Package Includes


  • Return Direct Flights from London, Manchester, Birmingham or Newcastle to Dubai

  • Private Return Airport Transfers

  • 4 Nights Accommodation at The Address Boulevard Dubai

  • Breakfast each Morning

  • Premium Seating Hospitality Tickets to The 2018 Dubai World Cup

  • Return Transfers to Meydan Racecourse on Thursday & Saturday

  • Invite to Drinks Evening with Racing Breaks Ambassadors Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley

Itinerary


Thursday 29th March 2018

Depart from your choice of UK Airport on a direct flight to Dubai International Airport.

Upon arrival you will be met at the airport by your driver and transferred to the hotel to check-in for the first of your four nights' accommodation.

Friday 30th March 2018

Today you have at leisure to explore Dubai or relax by the pool! You could head up the Burj Khalifa and take in the views of Dubai, or head to Wild Wadi Water Park (information on adding either of these to your trip can be found below).

In the evening you are invited to the Racing Breaks Drinks Evening with Frankie Dettori & Jim Crowley. More details of this event will be released closer to the date of travel.

Saturday 31st March 2018

You will have the morning at leisure before being collected around 12pm from the hotel and transferred to Meydan Racecourse for the Dubai World Cup!

Following the racing there is a closing ceremony and concert which lasts until around 11:30pm. Upon conclusion of this you will be collected and taken back to your hotel.

Sunday 1st April 2018

Today can again be spent relaxing by the pool or exploring more of what Dubai has to offer.

Monday 2nd April 2018

Check-out of the hotel and be transferred back to Dubai Airport to catch you direct flight back to the UK.

Optional Extras


  • Add a Round of Golf at one of Dubai's fantastic courses: price available on request

  • Add a trip up to the top of the Burj Khalifa: from £28 per person

  • Add a visit to Wild Wadi Water Park: from £60 per person

If you would like to include any of these within your booking do let us know!

Additional Information


About the Tickets

The Premium is situated opposite the finish line and adjacent to the Parade Ring, offering stunning views of the horse racing and entertainment. Guests can soak up the electric atmosphere in this outdoor area from the comfort of their own reserved, numbered seats. Food and beverages are available from the inside area behind the seats. Guests can enjoy their food either inside with the comfort of air conditioning or outside at their seats in order not to miss the racing action.

This package includes afternoon tea, gourmet dinner snacks, soft drinks and standard house beverages. A premium list will be available for anyone who wishes to purchase a bottle of Champagne on the day.

Guests for this package enter through Gate A and turn right - ticket holders will also have access to Apron Views and Parade Ring Lawns. Each guest will have a unique seat number on their ticket and this will be their reserved seat for the entire day. This is an outdoor package and guests are encouraged to bring sunscreen.

About the Hotel

The Address Boulevard Dubai opened in March 2017 and is a 72-storey skyscraper topped out in Downtown Dubai. Inside the resort lie an exceptional selection of alluring rooms and marvellous suites. It is located opposite the Burj Khalifa and is the second tallest building in the Downtown area!

The Address Boulevard is the leading destination in Dubai for those looking for convenient facilities on their doorstep. The cascading outdoor swimming pool is truly incredible and the perfect way to cool off after a warm day. There are also an array of concierge services to cater for your every need during your stay in this fantastic city.

About the Flights

Flights are with Emirates Airlines and include 30kg of luggage. Other airlines & departure airports are available upon request.

Upgrades to Business/First Class are available, simply let us know your requirements.

Extend Your Stay


If you love Racing then we highly recommend extending your stay and heading to the fantastic Breakfast with the Stars event which takes place on the Thursday Morning prior to the Dubai World Cup.

This exciting morning gives you the chance to enjoy live commentary, entertainment, raffle draws, interviews with the trainers, owners & jockeys and a lavish breakfast buffet!

With this option included you would fly out on Wednesday 28th March and stay for 5 nights, attending the Breakfast with the Stars Event on Thursday Morning with return transfers included.

Supplement per person: £200.00

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