Summer Camps 2021: Our Top Picks!

The heat of the summer is most definitely upon us and with travel options limited this year, many parents will be looking at ways of keeping their children entertained and active over the long summer break. If that's you, here's our round up of some of the best summer camps the UAE has to offer!
Summer Camps 2021: Our Top Picks!
By Jenny Mollon
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With the end of the school term just around the corner, many parents will be looking for activities and childcare over the coming long summer break.  With options for summer getaways still limited this year, summer camps present a great way to keep your kids moving, social and entertained as the mercury continues to rise!

To help with the cost of sending your child to camp, we've teamed up with Infinite Sports to offer a very special summer camps discount to WhichSchoolAdvisor.com readers.  Choose from cricket, football, swimming or gymnastics and simply use the code WHICH25 when booking for a whopping 25% off!

If you run a summer camp and would like us to include it here, please email jennymollon@whichschooladvisor.com.

WSA SPECIAL DISCOUNT - INFINITE SPORTS CAMPS

Name: Infinite Sports Multi Sport Camps
Dates: 4th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Infinite Sports Camps will be running at 6 convenient locations across Dubai. With Arts and craft all the way through to sports and teamwork the camp will have it all. Make friends, learn new sports, and have fun!
Book now at: https://infinitesports.classcard.app
Location: Nord Anglia School, Horizon International School, Dwight School Dubai, Deira International School, Jumeirah Baccalaureate School, Dubai Heights Academy
Age Group: 4 to 12 year
Times: 8.00 AM – 3 PM
Fees: 1000 Per Week
Discounts: WHICH25 = 25% Discount
Website: http://infinitesportsuae.com
Phone No: +971 58 102 6547

Name: It’s Just Cricket
Dates: 4th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Its Just Cricket’s weekly summer camp held at Dubai Sports World will be a fun and safe learning environment for children to explore the game and learn key skills. Take wickets, Score runs and HAVE FUN.
Book now at: https://itsjustcricket.classcard.app/
Location: Dubai Sports World
Age Group: 4 to 12 years
Times: 8.00 AM – 3 PM
Fees: 850 Per Week
Discounts: WHICH25 = 25% Discount
Website: https://itsjustcricket.com/
Phone No: +971 58 102 6547

Name: It’s Just Football
Dates: 4th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Its Just Football’s weekly summer camp held at convenient locations will be a fun and safe learning environment for children to explore the game and learn key skills. Book now at: https://itsjustfootball.classcard.app/
Location: Dubai Sports World, GEMS Jumeirah College, GEMS International School, GEMS Wellington Silicon Oasis
Age Group: 5 and above
Times: Timings vary per location
Fees: 1000 Per Week
Discounts: WHICH25 = 25% Discount
Website: http://itsjustfootball.com/
Phone No: +971 55 909 4809

Name: Absolute Swimming
Dates: 4th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Absolute Swimming summer sessions held at KINGS Al Barsha and Zabeel House whether you’re a new starter or experienced swimmer we have the right coach for you. Book now at: http://absoluteswimminguae.com
Age Group: Open to all ages
Times: Timings vary per location
Fees: Starting from 100 AED
Discounts: WHICH25 = 25% Discount
Website: https://absoluteswimming.classcard.app
Phone No: +971 55 700 9500

Name: Absolute Gymnastics
Dates: 4th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Absolute Gymnastics weekly summer camp held at convenient locations will be a fun and safe learning environment for children to explore and learn key skills. Book now at: https://absolutegymnastics.classcard.app
Location: GEMS International School, GEMS Wellington Silicon Oasis, JESS Jumeirah
Age Group: 4 to 12 years
Times: Timings vary per location
Fees: 950 Per Week
Discounts: WHICH25 = 25% Discount
Website: https://absolutegymnasticsuae.com
Phone No: +971 55 909 4809

TODDLER PROGRAMMES

Name: Future International Nursery
Dates: 27th June 2021 – 19th August 2021
Description: Journey Around the World with FIN!  The FIN Summer Camp will focus on exploring different habitats from around the world. Children will be exploring the world of animals living around the world, in the desert, in the forest, in the jungle, in the mountain, in the snow, and under the sea. The Summer Camp will incorporate a structured intensive programme for school readiness, designed specifically for the children starting school in September. The programme, “SCHOOL’s COOL”, is designed to explicitly link play experiences with learning outcomes that are relevant to skills needed for a solid foundation to start school.
Location: Future international Nursery, Al Warqa 2, Street 33B, Dubai
Age Group: 2 to 6
Dates: 27th June 2021 – 19th August 2021
Times: (Regular) 8am – 12.30pm
Fees: 8am – 12.30pm 500dhs per week
Website: www.futureinternationalnursery.com
Phone no: 0568015050, 042803399

Name: Emirates British Nursery
Dates: Sunday 4th July to Thursday 26th August
Description: Emirates British Nursery offers fun summer time activities for children registered at EBN. Each week will be based on a different book theme that enable the children to express themselves through a variety of fun learning opportunities. Please contact EBN for more details.
Location: Mirdif, Motorcity and The Villa
Age Group: 45 days – 4 years
Times: 8 – 12:30
Fees: dhs 600 plus VAT
Discounts: N/A
Website: www.ebnnursery.com
Phone No: 056-504-7455

Name: Chubby Cheeks Nursery
Dates: 4th July - 26th Aug
Description: Around the World Summer Camp, Arts & Craft, Circle Time, Free Play, Reading Stories, Writing Letters
Location: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras al Khaimah
Age Group: 2 months - 4 years
Times: 7am - 6pm
Fees: from 900 aed
Website: www.ccn.ae
Phone No:0565492514

Name: Kangaroo Kids Nursery
Dates: 4th July – 26th August
Description: Children can come and enjoy Kangaroozania! Come and experience the Kangaroo Kids unique “curiosity approach”. Children will get to experience a magical and wonderful environment filled with activities to ignite their curiosity. There is lots to explore at Kangaroo Kids from messy play to indoor gardens. All of the learning and development is supported by teachers and assistants.
Location: Al Safa 2
Age Group: 45 days – 4 years
Times: 8am -2pm/5pm
Fees: 1070/1300 for 5 days
Website: www.kangarookids.ae
Phone No: 04 395 5518

Name: Kido Nursery
Dates: July 4 - August 26
Description: Join Kido Nurseries this summer for a unique tailor made summer school programme. The team has designed a special programme for this year to ensure the children are able to catch up on any time lost during the Covid Lockdown in 2020. Kido presents a unique 8 week immersion programme in which children will be able to get ready for school and catch up on the time missed during Covid. All this will be done through fun and engaging activities spanning across Literacy, STEM, MATH, MUSIC, and much more!
Location: All our branches (JBR, SZR, Meydan).
Age Group: 4 month - 6 years old
Times: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fees: AED 1000
Discounts: Early bird discount 15%
Website: www.kido.school
Phone No: 050 454 8879

SPORTS CAMPS

Name: CF Tennis Academy Indoor Summer Camp
Dates: 11 July – 12 August
Description: CF Tennis Academy Indoor Summer Camp provides young players the opportunity to improve their tennis game, work hard, make new friends and have a lot of fun.  Summer camps are designed to provide the greatest development of your child’s physical, mental, technical and tactical performance levels. The camp's accomplished pros have a passion for teaching kids and will help them take their game to the next level. 
Location: GEMS Al Barsha National School
Age Group: Boys and girls aged 4-10
Times: 8.30am-12.30pm
Fees: AED 125 per day, AED 450 per week
Discounts: 10% sibling discount or 3 for the price of 2 for siblings
Website: www.cftennisacademy.com
Phone No: 800-TENNIS (836 647), Whatsapp: 054 405 5023

Name: Waves Swim & Sports Academy
Dates: 4 July to 26 Aug 2021
Description: Swimming summer program for children of all levels. From beginners (learn to swim), intermediate levels (stroke development) to advanced level competitive swimmers (weekly specialised swim clinics), this program will boost your child's swim technique in a short period of time in a fun and positive environment.
Location: Mirdif
Age Group: 6mths to 3years (baby swim) from 3yrs+ can start Learn to Swim program
Times: 9am - 12pm (morning sessions) & 3pm to 8pm (afternoon session)
Fees: starting from 300dhs p/wk
Discounts: Early Bird Discounts until 19 June. Package discounts fo 4, 6 & 8 weeks available
Website: www.wavesacademy.com
Phone No: 055 575 2888

MULTI-ACTIVITY CAMPS

Name: ESM Summer Holiday Camps
Dates: 4 July – 26 August
Description: Your children will have a chance to kick back, learn something new and have some fun, while being active indoors taking part in our multi-activity camp. As parents you will have peace of mind that your child is well looked after and enjoying the camp experience in a safe and friendly environment.
Location: 7 venues across Dubai: GEMS Dubai American Academy, GEMS World Academy – Dubai, GEMS Wellington Academy – Silicon Oasis, GEMS Founders School – Al Mizhar, GEMS Metropole School – Motor City, Jumeirah Primary School, The Winchester School – Jebel Ali
Age Group: Boys and girls aged 4-12
Times: 9am-1.20pm
Fees: AED 180 per day
Discounts: Up to 30% discount for weekly bookings, with an additional 10% sibling discount
Website: www.esm.ae/holidaycamps
Phone No: 04 369 7817

Name: Infinite Sports Nord Anglia School
Dates: 11th July to 26th August (WEEKLY)
Description: Infinite Sports Camps will be running at Nord Anglia School Dubai. With Arts and craft all the way through to sports and teamwork we have it all. Make friends, learn new sports, and have Fun Fun Fun!
Book now at: https://infinitesports.classcard.app
Location: Nord Anglia International School, Dubai
Age Group: 4 to 12 years
Times: 8.00 AM – 3 PM
Fees: 1000 Per Week
Discounts: NAS25 = 25% Discount
Website: http://infinitesportsuae.com
Phone No: +971 58 102 6547

Name: Star Multi-Sport Summer Camp
Dates: July 4th-August 28th Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
Description: Dribble, kick and shoot your way down to Dubai World Trade Centre and get ready to have the time of your life! Football, Basketball, Dodgeball are just a few of the sports.
Location: Star Football Academy World Trade Centre  
Age Group: 5-16years old
Times: 9am-1pm
Fees: One day 200 AED, weekly 600AED
Discounts: Any 4 weeks 1200 AED, 8 weeks 2000 AED
Website: www.Starfootballacademy.com
Register: https://bit.ly/3t39aOg
Phone No: 0506337857

Name: Elite Sports Academy
Dates: Sunday 11th July – 26th August 2021 (NB*Elite Sports Academy will be closed from Sunday 18th – Saturday 31st July)
Description: Elite Holiday Camps actively engage your child in numerous sporting and sport specific activities throughout an action-packed day. 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. Each day incorporates a different theme; Teamwork, Competitions, Action Sports, Adventure Day, American Sports, Points and Goals and Olympics.
Location:
Multiple Locations in Dubai, including:
Horizon English School (Al Safa)
Jumeirah English Speaking School (Arabian Ranches 1)
Regent International School (The Greens)
Victory Heights Primary School (Sports City)
Age Group: 4 – 14 years
Times: 8.30 – 3.30pm (Sunday – Thursday)
Fees: AED 882 per child per full week
Discounts: 20% Sibling Discount, EARLY BIRD – 20% DISCOUNT IF PAID BEFORE SATURDAY 19TH JUNE* *T&C’s apply – Discount cannot be combined with any other offer and early bird discount will reduce after this date
Website: https://elitesports.ae/services/holiday-camps-dubai
Phone No: 04 554 5916

Name: Air Maniax Dubai
Dates: Dates: 11th July 2021 - 2nd September 2021
Description: Group activities on inflatables. Arts and craft. Lunch is included.
Host: Air Maniax
Age Group: 94cm and above
Times: 9am – 1:00 pm
Fees: AED 149/ Day – AED 599/- Week
Website and registration: www.airmaniax.com / online and walk- in
Phone No: +971 4 348 8981

Name: Street Maniax Dubai
Dates: 11th July 2021 - 2nd September 2021
Description: Street Maniax Camp – an asction packed week of fun and entertainment. Group activities on Trampolines and Parkour course, arts and crafts. Lunch included.
Host: Street Maniax
Age Group: 94cm and above
Times: 9am – 1:00 pm
Fees: AED 149/ Day – AED 599/- Week
Website and registration: www.streetmaniax.com / Online and walk- in
Phone No: +971 4 328 3522

Name: Deira Private School
Dates: 4th July - 26th August
Description: Summer Scholar - Academic Camp and Summer Sport Camp by Elevate Sport
Location: Al Twar Dubai
Age Group: 3-11 years
Times: 8am - 5pm
Fees: from 900 aed
Website: https://www.deiraprivateschool.ae/
Phone No: 0558387168 / 04 264 1595

CREATIVE SUMMER CAMPS

Name: Original Mix DJs
Dates: w/c 11 July, 18 July, 25 July
Description: Learn about the skills required to beat match, mix and scratch your favourite types of music! Discover more about your favourite artists and DJs and what it takes to be a No. 1 DJ! Create your very own DJ name, logo and profile and a whole lot more.
Location: Studio One Hotel, Studio City
Age Group: 7-15
Times: TRACK 1; 9am-12pm, TRACK 2; 9am-5pm, TRACK 3; Residential 5 days, 4 nights
Fees: TRACK 1; AED 1,200 + VAT, TRACK 2; AED 2,400 + VAT, TRACK 3; AED 3,300 + VAT
Discounts: Early bird booking discount until 7th June 2021
Website: https://www.facebook.com/originalmixdjs
Phone No: 0501055017

Name: Canon Junior Academy Summer Camp by Canon Junior Academy
Dates: 11 – 15 July
Description: Throughout the week, there will be a number of exercises that will help students become more comfortable in using the manual mode of the camera. To be able to do this, they need to understand the exposure triangle (shutter speed, aperture and ISO). Students will have a portfolio booklet that they will need to complete throughout the week, as well as sticking their photos that they have taken into the booklet. Runs for five days and includes a Canon DSLR and compact photo printer for all workshop participants. Numbers are limited, so parents should book early. It’s a fun photography workshop designed to bring out the creativity in every student.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 7-15 years
Times: Sun – Thu, 9am-12pm
Fees: AED 800 (inclusive of VAT)
Discounts: 10% sibling discount (use code CJAS10)
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 058 171 6339

STEM CAMPS & ONLINE CAMPS

Name: byoracademy
Dates: 7th July to 5th August (15 days classes will be every Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays excluding Eid holidays)
Description: A complete coding and robotics summer programme for Primary and High School children. Children will get a BYOR kit and the instructor will train them to code and build their own projects with the kit. This camp includes a one-year access to the byor academy self-learning portal to continue the learning process at their own pace. There are two different camps for children to choose from based on their interest and proficiency in coding.
BYOR Summer camp; Block based coding for beginners
BYOR summer camp; Python based coding
Location: Online Camp
Age Group: Block based coding for Beginners: 6-15, Python Based coding : 11-15
Times: Block based coding for Beginners: 11 AM -12.30 AM, Python Based coding: 3 PM – 4.30 PM
Fees: AED 650
Website: https://byoracademy.com/
Phone No: +971 50 558 3149

Name: Science Xplorers Summer Camp by Science Xplorers
Dates: 11 July – 26 August
Description: A fantastic summer camp that offers a plethora of exciting games and workshops with structured learning for younger students (6-11 years), while for high-schoolers (12-17 years), we have a stimulating academic programme that strengthens science concepts and maximises classroom/exam performance. Exciting learning with demonstrable activities and theory to build strong STEM concepts.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 6-17 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 10am-12pm
Fees: AED 750 (inclusive of VAT)
Discounts: 10% sibling discount (use code SXSIB10)
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 050 455 0086

Name: Tech Wizkid Summer Camp by Brainy n Bright
Dates: 11 July – 26 August
Description: Brainy n Bright’s Tech Wizkid Summer Camp 2021 is a holistic combination of Artificial Intelligence-enabled robotics, drone technology, mechatronics, Internet of Things, 3D modelling and SPACE STEM. It aims to improve five major disciplines: ideation, innovation, creation, design thinking and entrepreneurship.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 5-16 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 10am-12pm
Fees: AED 699 (inclusive of VAT)
Discounts:10% sibling discount (use code BNBSIB10), 7% off multiple block bookings
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 050 464 1055 / 050 390 1055

Name: Stem Summer Camp by Premier Genie
Dates: 11 July – 26 August
Description: Engage your kid in a fun and educational summer camp that teaches hard skills for future careers in science, technology, engineering and maths – now online. Such programmes foster valuable 21st-century skills like problem solving, creativity and more. Students will be trained in building robots using the well-established LEGO WeDo (Years 2-4) and LEGO EV3 (Year 5 and above) robotics sets. Students will also be introduced to game development, mobile application development, Python programming and 3D design technology. The aim of the course is to teach the basics so students are capable of participating in international robotics competitions, in which they can implement the knowledge gained to solve real-world problems.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 5-16 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 10am-1pm
Fees: AED 945 (inclusive of VAT)
Discounts: 5% sibling discount (use code BNBSIB10), 5% off multiple block bookings
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 056 102 3763 / 058 645 9262

Name: Chess Summer Camp by Chess Lab Club
Dates: 11 July – 19 August
Description: Statics show that chess is a great way to strengthen memory, enhance creativity, develop solving skills and boost the analytical abilities of children, teaching them the value of planning and foresight, self-install discipline, self-confidence, perseverance and sportsmanship. Children who study chess are also known to improve academic performance. A child who makes great chess moves can make a great life move. Chess is a very old board game; it’s a tool for education and skills development under the guidance of a team of internationally-certified instructors. Chess Team will teach students the fundamentals of chess strategy, tactics and other concepts in a fun and highly engaging way. To maintain the delicate balance, coaches will work individually with each child inside, taking them from beginner level to intermediate.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 6-15 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 9am-10.30am
Fees: AED 700 (inclusive of VAT)
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 050 586 4650

Name: Mathnasium Summer Camp by Mathnasium
Dates: 11 July – 26 August
Description: Mathnasium brings you another exciting chance to help your child get a better understanding of maths. Remember that number sense does not develop by accident; it is the result of a process of encounter and interaction with a specific set of concepts and skills presented in a way that makes sense to the learner. The Mathnasium Regular Hour holiday programme can be utilised for one week (five days) of your child’s holiday, with a one-hour class per day.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 6-15 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 10am-11am
Fees: AED 850 (inclusive of VAT)
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 050 553 7998

LANGUAGE CAMPS

Name: English Language Learning (ELL) Summer Camp by GEMS/DELTA
Dates: 11 July – 19 August
Description: The programme is specially designed for ages 4 to 15 years, and focuses on improving English learning skills in speaking, reading, writing and listening. Running successfully for the past five years in the UAE, with over 3,000 students enrolled, the camp is based on results using world-class teaching techniques, individual and collaborative learning assessments based on CEFR levels, and highly skilled GEMS teachers. Certificate for every student upon completion.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 4-15 years
Times: 9am-1.30pm
Fees: AED 1,575 (inclusive of VAT and course materials)
Discounts: 10% sibling discount (use code ELLSIB10), 10% off multiple block bookings
Website: https://www.esm.ae/
Phone No: 052 550 9676

Name: Chinese Culture Adventure by Think First Mandarin
Dates: 11 July – 26 August
Description: This summer, give your child(ren) the gift of Chinese language and culture by joining Think First’s Chinese Culture Adventure. The team are bringing participants on a six-week ‘tour’ to six theme-based weekly Chinese cultural activities. Students will be immersed into the thriving and dazzling interactive activities, exploring and discovering traditional Chinese culture and historical immersion ‘adventures’.
Location: GEMS Dubai American Academy
Age Group: 5-15 years
Times: Sun-Thu, 9am-11am
Fees: AED 1,050 (inclusive of VAT and course materials)
Website: https://www.esm.ae
Phone No: 052 961 2017

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