Ain Dubai

Ain Dubai (the Dubai Eye) is the world’s biggest observation wheel. Construction began in 2015 and is almost complete. It is expected to open at the end of 2020.

With a height of around 210 metres, it is considerably bigger than the High Roller is Las Vegas; 168 metres and the world’s tallest since 2014. It dwarfs the London Eye (135 metres).

Sunset at Ain Dubai ferris wheel, Bluewaters Island, Dubai
Sunset at Ain Dubai, Bluewaters Island, Dubai

Ain Dubai is located on Bluewaters Island, next to Jumeirah Beach Residence and The Beach.

Nearby Shopping

Places to shop near Ain Dubai include:

  • The Beach (0.5 miles) - Open-air mall at Jumeirah Beach Residence.

Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants and places to eat and drink near Ain Dubai include:

  • The Selfish Bull (0.1 miles) - Restaurant at The Wharf. Offering steaks, burgers and seafood (including lobster). Licensed to serve alcohol. Located near the base of Ain Dubai. Outdoor seating area with good views of Jumeirah Beach Residence.
  • Cove Beach (0.2 miles) - Beach club with 3 swimming pools, cabanas, loungers, Jacuzzis etc. Live music, DJs, and more.
  • Gordon Ramsay Hell's Kitchen (0.2 miles) - Fine dining restaurant by Michelin-starred celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay.
  • Zhen Wei (0.2 miles) - Offers Chinese favourites including dim sum.
  • Eggspectation (0.6 miles) - Menu offers a wide range of breakfast items and egg-based dishes, but also includes salads, burgers, sandwiches etc. Indoor and outdoor seating.
  • Wavebreaker (0.6 miles) - Casual beach restaurant and bar at the Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence. Offers burgers, smoked and grilled food, sandwiches, salads etc. Happy hour. Large screen TV shows big sporting events.

Nearby Hotels

Hotels near Ain Dubai include:

  • Caesars Resort Bluewaters (0.2 miles)
  • Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai (0.2 miles)
  • Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort (0.6 miles)

Nearby Transport Links

Transport links near Ain Dubai include:


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Map showing location of Ain Dubai


Ain Dubai

Bluewaters Island
United Arab Emirates

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