It’s not long until Fathers Day ladies (that’s June 17th – don’t forget!), The Gift Paper rounds up the best Fathers Day gifts you can buy both locally for your Hubby or for your Dad back home. So get shopping Mums and make sure this year that Dad knows just how appreciated he really is.

A Token Gift

Cols Brew 

For the man who loves his coffee, these cold brews are perfect for Dubai’s summer heat. The coffee is roasted and brewed, offering a smooth and rich taste to complement Daddy’s busy day. 

AED 210 for a combination box of 6, available at

4-Piece Barbecue Tool Set

Complete with turner, fork, tongs and grill brush, not to mention a travel case, this set of essential barbeque tools is a top choice for the father that loves to flip a burger.

AED 219, Crate and Barrel

Chipolo Item Finder

Is Daddy consistently engaging your little ones in a search party to help find his keys early in the morning? Well finally there’s a quicker way; a gadget to help all men (and women!) cope with their busy schedules! Chipolo is an amazing tracking device that enables you to tag and find your lost belongings!  Hooray!

AED 124, available at Oliver Bonas

Neville Gentleman’s Shave Kit

Comprising of the hero product, Clean & Shave 2 in 1, which cleanses and primes the skin and a light face reviver to moisturise and protect the skin daily, this set is the dream. For lazy Daddy’s who crave more time in bed, chose this gift to transform their grooming into a hassle free easy regime.

AED 135, available at

Fidget Spinner

Don’t laugh mums! The number of adults addicted to this craze is on the up and I have to admit to having a go too sometimes. The fidget spinner is inexpensive and perfect for Dads at a desk constantly talking on the phone. It’s another form of doodle and it maintains concentration – or so they all say…

Ranging from AED 8 upwards, available at Daiso


Finlay & Co Sunglasses

These Ledbury walnut sunnies are bang on trend and we love them. The wooden frame adds a vintage look, and your man is sure to look Daddy, Daddy Cool all summer long!

AED 895, Available at

Brioni Tie

Spoil your handsome man with a smart silk woven tie from Italian brand, Brioni. This tonal blue classic is perfect with a white shirt, and timeless in every way. The luxurious gift for the business men out there. 

AED 615, available at

Super Dad Sweatshirt by Selfish Mother

Gift Dad a sweater with the label he fully deserves! For every day casual, your man will love sporting this at the weekend teamed with faded jeans and trainers. There are also other slogans, and long and short sleeve tees too. 

AED 115 available at The Fmly Store

Gifts From the Kids

Personalised Coasters

What Dad wouldn’t love a pic of their child? These personalised coasters make a great gift for a Dad to take to their office. They are discreet enough to not upset the boss and will bring a smile to your mister’s face every time he takes a sip of his tea.

AED 75 available at 

What I Love About Dad by Me Book

Get your little one to note down what they love about their Daddy this year.  Nothing beats some appreciation from your child and this makes a lovely memento.

AED 39.51, available at

The Batman Movie Lego

Bring out the little kid in Dad with this Lego set – believe us they will still love making Lego! From Batman to Star Wars, this is sure to keep him busy and it will encourage some lovely father/child time too, whilst Mummy gets 5 minutes peace too! 

AED 464, available at 

Techie Gifts

Nintendo Switch

The newest game console that transforms easily from a home station to a portable system so you can always play on the move. This is the ultimate best selling tech gift that’s sure to be a hit with any game-loving father, oh, and there’s Mario on the game list too!

AED 1949, available at Virgin Megastore

Jabra Sport Coach Wireless Ear Buds

These light and secure headphones are amongst the best on the market and could we’ll be on the top of your man’s wish list. Complete with intelligent in-ear coaching, the app you connect to gives you goals, workouts and more, and the headphones themselves boast a top quality sound to keep you energised throughout your workout.

AED 599 from Sun, Sand and Sports

iPhone Smart Battery Case

For the Dad that’s always running low on battery, this iPhone smart case will ensure he’s always got some reserve to say good night to the kids if he cant make it home in time! A really fab gadget that when charged up fully can increase talk time to up to 26 hours… and its sleek and stylish too!

AED 379, available from Apple

Experience Gifts

A Gift Voucher at Chaps & Co

Chaps & Co have salons all over Dubai and offer a very manly service that your fella will love!  From the black interiors to the experienced barbers on hand, Dad is sure to have a great experience here. Treat him to a professional hair cut, and if he has a beard or tash, the trims are top notch too! 

Packages start from AED 345, but you can even get gift vouchers for AED 100 upwards.


A dream days experience

Dream days offers a huge amount of fun opportunities to ensure Dad gets his adventure kick! We love the idea of the ultimate motoring experience – it offers a once in a lifetime rush hearing the roar of the engine and feeling that immense speed!


Driving a single seater costs AED 875 at Dubai Autodrome,


Top Chef

Cant cook, wont cook? This has to be our favourite.  Invest in a cooking course for your other half with Top Chef in Jumeirah. The professionals will pass on their culinary expertise and will help your man learn how to cook. The result?  Mummy gets out of cooking once a week (at least!) Here’s hoping… 


AED 900 for a Culinary Art class cooking a 3 course menu


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