Those looking for options for family outings need to look no further than Atlantis this week. We are gearing up for an incredible Family Day Out this Friday, 7 October, with a full range of entertainment and unique experiences sure to please all ages.
Special events for families
At the top on children’s wish list will be to join The Lost Chambers’ first treasure hunt, taking place all day through the maze of underground tunnels of marine exhibits on 7 October. ‘The Hidden Crystal of Poseidon. Families can drop in at any time on the day and the children can search for the crystal using the clues and puzzles provided. There will also be marine creature stories and tours regularly, face painting, tours through The Chambers, demonstrations from our divers as well as Aquatheatre performances.
- Friday 7 October, 2011, 10am to 8pm
- For UAE residents on 7 October, there will be complimentary access for one child with a paying adult, and other vouchers and coupons will be accepted as normal.
- Hotel guests have unlimited complimentary access to The Lost Chambers.
- For further information about The Lost Chambers Family Day, please call +971 4 426 1000.
Open from 10am fas always is Aquaventure, which has Splashers, a water playground for the toddlers. Also, our acclaimed Kids Club is always open to the public for bookings and offers a daily supervised activity programme with a focus on adventure, fun and exploration through group play for kids 3 – 12 years.
Special events for teens
For teenagers on Friday, Atlantis will host another Teens Club Culture event Aquaventure Extreme for them from 7pm until 10.30pm, Torrent Beach will be open exclusively for those aged 13-17 years. DJ Brent Black will set the mood as teens chill on the beach, explore the waterpark, get competitive at the gaming zone, or refresh at the Dermalogica hydration stations.
- Entry for Teens Club Culture members is AED100 and AED150 for non-members.
- Both types of tickets can be purchased on the evening.
- For membership inquiries for Teens Club Culture, call +971 50 503 3173.
Feeding the Family
Keeping the family well fed is easy. For those wanting to keep it casual, top of the list is family The Burger Joint (TBJ) with its scrumptious wagyu beef burgers, crispy homemade hand-cut fries and thick milk shakes. The Edge is our poolside restaurant with pizzas, sushi bento boxes, salads, burgers and grills. There is also the outdoor casual outdoor option Shark Bites, ideal for a quick bite with classics such as burgers, salads, pizzas and sandwiches.
However, for a special family meal to accompany your big day out, right across from The Lost Chambers and Aquaventure is the award winning family restaurant Ronda Locatelli, built around a large central wood-fired brick pizza oven and serves a family-style menu of classic Italian dishes with a Ronda twist. Make sure you reserve your table by calling our reservations number on +971 4 426 2626.
Date night for parents!
A popular option for parents on Friday will be taking the chance to enjoy a meal together while the teens at the Aquaventure Extreme event from 7 until 1030pm and the younger ones to our Kids Club.
The most romantic option has to be Ossiano with its underwater views of The Ambassador Lagoon right next to your table. Of course there is iconic Nobu, the world-renowned Japanese restaurant created by Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, complete with sushi bar and sake lounge, it gives you the perfect excuse to get dressed up and enjoy some time together while the children are enjoying theirs. For Parisian chic, there is our fab Rostang, for lunch, and dinner in a traditional style French brasserie. Better be quick to book on our reservations line. Make sure you reserve your table by calling our reservations number on +971 4 426 2626.