Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Dubai

Novikov
A restaurant and bar with a resident DJ, Novikov Dubai serves a huge range of Asian-inspired dishes, using ingredients sourced from around the globe.
Orient Guest House
Traditionally restored small scale hotel offers an unusual insight into 'old' Dubai.
Meem Gallery
An outstanding gallery renowned for Arabic calligraphy and for exhibiting the leading Arabic artists of today.
Dubai Community Theatre
Be it theatre or music, there's lots going on at this new complex.
The Montgomerie
One of the finest resorts in Dubai and an award-winning beautfifully landscaped course.
Desert Palm
A personal retreat with exceptional attention to detail an unusual find amidst the ubiquitous mega resort.
Sheikh Saeed
This majestic and famously owned house has been meticulously restored to show off traditional Emirati architecture.
Heritage House
A glimpse into the lives of the middle class before the rise.
Al Awadi Stables
A ride lesson or camping trip will be accommodated by this friendly easy going stable.
Balloon Adventures
Enjoy sunrise or sunset in ballooning style.
Sharjah
This conservative town is renowned for its cultural attractions.
Desert Safaris
Enjoy a romantic night under the stars or sand surfing extravaganza in these unparalleled desert dunes.
Arabian Adventures
These guys know their stuff and will find a tour perfect for you.
Westin Mina Seyahi
One of the best locations in Dubai offering a wide range of activities a great spot especially outside the school holidays.
Uptown Bar
Worth a visit for the view alone; overlook the décor and enjoy a peaceful sundowner.
Courtyard
This is a delightfully cool place to enjoy meze and shisha in the evening.
Epicure
Choose from a varied and scrumptious menu and watch people wallow in the serenity of the hotel's infinity pool.
Festival City
Once you've exhausted yourself in this huge mall relax on its outdoor terrace.
Souk Madinat
An eclectic mix of top restaurants souvenir stalls and your average shops.
Pavilion Dive Centre
Catering for all ages and levels this is one of the top choices in Dubai.
Handi
Fine dining doesn't come much better than in this North Indian restaurant located in the classically swanky Taj Palace Hotel. 
Majlis Gallery
On display in this pretty converted house are fine art collections and handcrafted pieces.
Ski Dubai
A most unbelievable attraction; the world's largest indoor ski resort in the middle of the desert.
Mohammed Centre
This is a contemporary centre offering informed insight into today's culture of the UAE.
Bidi Bondi
It's not going to change your life but with its palm location and beautiful clientele its certainly worth a visit.
Heritage & Diving Village
These live-at-work units provide a unique insight into Dubai's pearl manufacturing.
Mosaic Chill
Kick back at this stunning poolside bar and socialize over shisha.
XVA Gallery
This much loved gallery exhibits top regional and international artists in a pleasant setting.
Rooftop Terrace
Soak up the arabian glamour in one of the best spots to ogle the Palm.
Malecon
This remarkably authentic Cuban bar is decorated with graffiti and jumping to the Latin beat.
Shabestan
Known for the best Persian cuisine in Dubai the authentic dishes and traditional entertainment meet expectations.
Car & Go-Kart Racing
One of the most modern and challenging tracks on which to experience the thrill of motor racing.
Bahri Bar
Ideally placed for an excellent view and not uncomfortably crowded - suitable for a sophisticated evening.
Gulf Ventures
Gulf Ventures come well recommended and with much experience in creating the best trip for you.
Musandam Peninsula
Lose yourself in the beauty of this tranquil hideaway 2 hours from Dubai.
Wafi Gourmet
This oriental market version of a posh food hall has trays of delicacies to take home or to snack on the hoof.
Asado
A restaurant for serious steak lovers with great service and excellent views.
BurJuman Mall
A medium-sized mall with good restaurants and increasingly expensive stores as you make your way higher.
Harbour Hotel & Residence
Perfect for flexible living with a wide range of choice and the hospitality of a hotel.
Eau Zone
A romantic hotspot on the beach complete with authentic ocean sound effects.

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