Beat the Heat! UAE Summer Camps 2019

The long summer holidays are nearly upon us and what better way to keep your children happily entertained than with a busy and active summer camp. We have scoured Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates to bring you the best of the UAE's summer camps for 2019.
Beat the Heat! UAE Summer Camps 2019
By Jenny Mollon
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Name: Ivy Camps USA in Dubai

Description: An "elite" new summer camp in town! Ivy Camps USA has partnered with Esol Education to bring its first-rate summer camp to children ages 5-12. Through the guidance and inspiration from elite instructors hailing from the world's top universities, Ivy Camps USA grants campers rare access to innovative educational experiences and a diversity of academic and fun experiences.

The two, week-long programs offer three different tracks:

  • Build Your Own Business
  • Performing Arts
  • Junior Ivy Program

Each program features curriculum that was created with the support of expert advisors from a wide range of industries including Hollywood Television production, international business, biomedical engineering and startup entrepreneurship.

Location: Dunecrest American School, Wadi Al Safa 2, Next to Al Barari, Opposite Arabian Ranches and IMG World

Age Group: 5 years – 12 years

Dates: August 4 to August 15

Times: 9 am to 3.30pm

Fees: AED 1950 per week, full day programming, includes lunch and snacks


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: Early bird special! 10% discount if you sign up by June 30, 2019


Name: Ecoventure Summer camp at Kings’ Schools


Multi Activity Camp: this programme includes options such as climbing, archery, kayaking, fun science, performing arts, arts and crafts, team building challenges, sensory trails, baking, STEM challenges, sports, dodgeball, mixed sports & games, and much much more. For ages 3 to 12 years old.

Engineers and multi-activity camp: the engineering camp introduce students to the engineering world, spark their interest in different engineering fields and help them improve and develop many skills. Students will work on the main project for the week, where they will take an engineering journey from understanding and designing their projects to building and testing them. The students will also compete in daily engineering challenges where they will compete in teams, and receive prizes. Each day will include two Engineering sessions and two multi-activity sessions. For ages 5 to 12 years.

Location: Kings’ School Dubai can be found on 26th Street, Umm Suqeim 3. Kings’ School Al Barsha can be found on Umm Suqeim Road, Al Barsha South. 

Age Group: FS1 months to 12 years

Dates: 07/07/19 - 29/08/19

Times: 8:30 am – 2:00 pm


Multi Activity Program (Per child - running at: Kings’ School Al Barsha). Program rate AED 875 for the week (Early bird price is AED 775), daily rate is AED 200. 

Engineers To Be and Multi-Activity Camp (Per child - running at: Kings’ School Dubai). Program rate AED 875* for the week (Early bird price is AED 775)


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: 15% Sibling discount, 15% Kings' Staff Discount.  Book for 8 weeks and pay only AED 4000* (Please note: This amount is only available during the summer camp and is non-refundable and applicable if signed up and fees paid by 04/07/2019)


Name: Elite Sports at South View School

Description: Elite Holiday Camps actively engage your child in numerous sporting and sport specific activities. Activities are designed to keep your child active during the school holidays at our state of the art facilities. Children participate within their own age group to ensure they are safe and fully challenged.  The team invite your child to 'come and join the number one Sports Academy in Dubai, meet our fantastic coaches, play, learn, socialize and improve'!

Location: South View School, Al Thammam 41, Remraam, Dubai

Age Group: 4 to 14 years of age

Dates: 7th July – 29th August

Timings: 8:30 – 3:30 pm (Full Day) 8:30 – 12/12 – 3:30 pm (Half day)

Fees: AED 840 Full week; AED 220 Full day; AED 165 Half day


Sign up link:

Email: [email protected]

Discounts: Summer Pass – 8 weeks for the price of 5 AED 4200 (save 2520); Multi-week discount – Register and pay for any 3 weeks or more AED 2016 (AED 672 p/w) Save 20%; 20 % sibling discount also available. *Please note that promotions cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts


Name: BOUNCE Holiday Camp

Description: This Summer the Bounce Holiday Camp will allow your child to try all the activities Bounce has to offer.  Designed for kids aged 3-13, children will be fully supervised every day, whilst they exploring BOUNCE’s facilities. They will get to develop their aerial skills, throw dodgeballs and launch themselves into giant airbags!

When: From 30th June to 29th August

Time: 8:30 am to 1 pm

Includes: Host, lunch and snacks

Location: BOUNCE Dubai – Building #32, 4B Street, Al Quoz 1

Age Group: 3 to 13 years

Dates: Now until August 31

Times: 8.30 AM – 1 PM

Fees: Daily: AED 190, Weekly: AED 750


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: 10% discount offer, please call for details


Name: The Multi-Activity Camp and Robotics Camp at GIIS

Description: Commencing on 7th July, this 4-week long summer camp provides two different sets of activities, one for the athletes and artists, and one for the innovators. Both the camps are open to non-GIIS students as well.

The Multi-Activity Camp: This camp takes the kids on a field trip to the Dubai Dolphinarium for a Seal and Dolphin show at no extra charge

Activities – Swimming, Football, Dance, Karate, Swimming, Gymnastic, Slime making, Tennis, Face painting, Canvas painting and more

The Robotics Camp: The Robotics Camp is organized by Engineers to Be (winners of World Robotics Olympiad). The camp will include daily challenges and weekly competitions for the students to showcase and learn from their innovations and creations. A certificate will be given to each participant after the camp. Make the most of the summer break while enjoying to the fullest. These 4 weeks at GIIS Dubai is sure to propel your child’s learning curve by teaching them something new and innovative

Location: Global Indian International School, Hessa St, Behind Barsha Police station, Dubai

Age Group:

  • Multi-Activity Camp: 3yrs to 11yrs
  • Robotics Camp: 8yrs and above

Dates: 7th July 2019 to 1st August - Sunday to Thursday

Times: 9am to 1pm


  • The Multi-Activity Camp: GIIS students full camp for AED 1550 or for AED 450 if they wish to join for a week
  • Non-GIIS students are AED 1650 for the full camp and AED 500 for weekly enrolment
  • The Robotics Camp: full camp is AED 2000 while the charge for a week is AED 650


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: Not Available


Name: My Sports Academy - Multi Activity Camp and Swim Camp at Deira International School (DIS)

Description: Holiday camps at DIS offer children the opportunity to participate in a range of sports and games in a fun, friendly and safe environment during their school holidays. Delivered by a highly qualified coaching team, the camp revolves around our philosophy of ‘learning through FUN’.

The camp is designed to engage, entertain and also challenge participants through problem-solving, teams games and opportunities to experience and learn something new.

Our multi activity camps comprises of five primary zones – the sports zone, splash zone, game zone, creative zone and the imagination zone. Each zone is strategically placed within our daily timetables to meet the needs of each respective age group, whilst also considering the physical demands, external factors and group dynamic. The timetable is structured to engage and develop each and every camper; physically, socially and mentally.

Location: Deira International School, Dubai Festival City

Age Group: 4years to 14 years

Dates: starting week commencing 7th July through to the 29th August inclusive

Times: 08.00 – 14.00 (plus an extension from 14.00-16.00)

Fees: Multi Activity camp 750 aed + vat per week, swim camp 350 aed + vat per week


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: 10% sibling, 15% home venue and 20 % Multi-week (multiple discounts and promotions cannot be accumulated. T&Cs apply)


Name: DuDive Summer Holiday Camps

Description: Summer Camps are a great introduction to diving. The intensive lessons offer the opportunity for new divers and experienced divers alike to make fast progress through the DuDive assessment levels. The camps run from Sunday-Thursday each week

Camps run with 1 hour in the dry-gym; warm-up trampolining, gymnastics and dry board work, followed by 1 hour in the pool, working towards the weekly assessments. 5 hour camps repeat the format in the afternoon!

Location: Hamdan Sports Complex. Opp. Glogal Village, Emirates road E611, Dubai

Age Group: Perfect for children of all ages! The only prerequisite is that divers are comfortable in deep water.

Dates: 7th July-25th July & 11th August-29th August

Times: 10am-12pm (Morning Camps) or 10am-3pm (Full Day Camps)

Fees: 1 week rate: 2 hour camps - 600dhs , 5 hour camps – 1000dhs


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: Discounts available for multiple week booking, 25% third child discount. Full discounts available at


Name: Gulf Star - Kids Summer Multi Activity Camp

Description: Activities include: Themed Games, Football, Dodgeball, Martial Arts, Gymnastics, Performing Arts, Team Challenges, Arts and Crafts, Adventure Games, Archery, Rounders and so much more! Throughout the camp we hold a ‘Theme of the week’ where the children take part in exciting themes including Superhero week, Space week, Hollywood week to name a few...

Location: Various schools across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Additionally we have our Kartdrome Camp, Football Camp and Karate Camp - you can visit our website for more info -

Age Group: 3-13 years

Dates: Runs from 7th July - 29th August

Times: 9am-2:30pm we also have the option for early drop off from 8am

Fees: Starting from AED700 per week


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: Sign up now for our Early Bird Rate - ends 20th June. Follow our social media accounts @gulfstarsports for more promotions and competitions in the run up to Camp.


Name: MC Events & Ambassador School Dubai

Description: Sport, Group games, Art & craft, flameless cooking, creative writing, public speaking, music, dance and much more

Age Group: 4 – 12 years

Dates: 7 July to 29 August

Times: 8:30 am to 1:00 pm

Fees: please contact for information


Email: [email protected]

Discounts: please contact for more information


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