Even though winter holidays are upon us, many parents are still working and without the usual family around over Christmas (thanks, COVID-19!) to keep them entertained, why not consider signing them up for a winter camp? We have compiled a FABULOUS list of Winter Camps offered around Dubai that might be just what you need this holiday! With so many fun Winter Camps happening all around town there’s no reason for your kids to be complaining that they’re bored during their break from school. And, P.S., you get a break too. Perfect!

Whether you’re looking for an educational camp, sports or simply some festive fun, we’ve got you covered.

All-sport academy winter camp at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

Keep your kids entertained this festive season with the Park Hyatt Dubai’s all-sport academy winter camp designed for children aged 8 – 14 years. Located in Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club on the banks of the majestic Dubai Creek, this camp offers a range of activities covering the fundamentals of Golf, Paddle Tennis, Tennis and Swimming, so your kids will go into the New Year happier and healthier!

The camps run for two weeks with pricing starting at AED 1975 per week, 8am – 3pm and runs on weekdays from 13th – 17th December 2020 and 27th – 31st December 2020.

To book, please call 04 205 4666 or email golf.academy@hyatt.com.

Hit the Beam at Simply Gymnastics

If your kids love doing somersaults and flips or if they’re a budding gymnast already, then Simply Gymnastics winter camp is just what you’re looking for! Designed to improve gymnastic technique and develop flexibility, balance and the endurance, this is one for girls and boys from 3 years up! Simply Gymnastics is a small, family-friendly UK style gymnastics club, with a daily schedule for all levels and a British coaching team.

Held at their Academy Club in Dubai Investment Park 2 from 13th – 17th December 2020, this winter camp only costs AED 550 a week and is one of the best camps you’ll find, plus it takes kids from 3 years as well. It’s excellent value with sibling discounts available too! There’s a beginners session running from 9am – 12noon, whilst advanced students (FIG Level 3 and above) can attend from 2-5pm.

To book or for more info, please call 055 601 6095, email info@simplygymnastics.com or visit their website.

Multi-activity camp ESM Holiday Camp

This winter break let your child embark on an adventure full of fun and interesting activities, with ESM Holiday Camp, an award-winning, holiday camp provider, for children aged 4 – 12 years.

This multi-activity camp offers a balance of sports and art and craft activities, carefully handpicked for your child. Their camp venues offer great facilities, with health and safety always being top priority, ensuring parents peace of mind. This Winter break, they aim at inspiring campers to develop a greater interest in sports, a healthy lifestyle, enhance their self-confidence, foster teamwork, and encourage personal growth. Everything is done with an eye on fun and participation, allowing every camper to realise his or her potential in a pressure-free environment.

Activities include football, tennis, dodgeball, badminton, basketball, cricket, gymnastics, martial arts, fun games, dance and many more.

Offering camps at multiple locations, pricing starts at AED 168 per day, 9am to 1:30pm and runs from 13th – 31st December 2020.  Use the code BMUMS5 for an additional 5% off!

To book, please call 04 369 7817, email holidaycamp@esm.ae or visit their website.

OliOli Inventshop

Get ready for a fun and exciting winter camp for children aged 4 – 10 years! Discover a spacious indoor sanctuary at OliOli where hands-on activities inspire positive play. Kids are free to wander, wonder and discover in spaces designed to foster their creativity, curiosity, and imagination.

OliOli Inventshop will take your children on a journey of joy and learning like never before with a programme inspired by the most amazing inventors of our time from the Wright Brother and Henry Ford to Coco Chanel and more.

Camps run for two weeks with fresh content each week. Pricing starts at AED 1090 per week, 8:30am – 12:30pm or 9:30am – 1:30pm and runs on weekdays from 13th – 24th December 2020.

To book, please visit their website.

Multi-sports, brainy, creative and educational camps from UrbanCircle


Are you looking for exciting camps and activities to keep your kids happy and engaged throughout the winter? UrbanCircle has a great selection of over 15 different camps with both online and in-person options. Including multi-sports, basketball, football, tennis, volleyball, science experiments, rollerskating, yoga, aerobics, educational activities, coding, chess, dance, drama, and storytelling.

UrbanCircle is an online platform making life easy for parents to build their own circle of support with more than 400 services. They are as picky as you when it comes to kids, partnering only with reference-checked, verified services after personal meetings. The platform provides comprehensive information including prices, reviews, and videos.  Not sure what to choose? Just get in touch with the team where they can make suggestions and support you before and after you book!

The winter camps run from 10th – 31st December 2020 and prices vary per partner and class so please check the Urban Circle website for more details.

Book online at www.urbancircle.ae.

All camps in this blog has been planned with utmost importance to health and safety measures and social distancing norms.

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