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The man-made Bluewaters Island is Dubai’s newest waterfront destination, filled with everything to promise you an unforgettable outing in the city, from the highest of its kind Ain Dubai Ferris Wheel to the Wharf and Madame Tussauds Dubai. More than that, it’s also home to the world’s only Caesar’s Palace property outside of Las Vegas.

While it takes the comforts and luxurious aspects of hotel accommodations in Dubai to a whole new level, Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai is also one of the region’s ultimate entertainment destinations, with The Rotunda Dubai. Opened less than a year before, the stunning, dome-shaped

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has already been a venue for some of the top-class events such as the award-winning WOW show.

So this post is all about Rotunda Dubai’s amazing facts, main highlights, and what to expect on your visit here.

The Rotunda Dubai – Key Highlights

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  • Rotunda Dubai is one of Dubai’s ultimate entertainment venues.
  • It’s considered the crown jewel of Caesars Palace Bluewaters Island, which also hosts:
    • Deluxe accommodations choices such as Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai, Caesars Resort Bluewaters Dubai, and The Residences at Caesars Palace
    • 12 plus amazing dining venues
    • A spa facility namely Qua Spa
  • It’s especially recognizable for its dome-shaped structure. The term ‘Rotunda’ depicts a circular building in the classical as well as neoclassical architecture. Unsurprisingly, it is based on ancient Rome’s iconic Pantheon structure.
  • It comes with a capacity to seat up to 500 guests at a time.
  • It conducts super impressive live shows and inspiring events throughout the year.
  • Complimentary (ample) parking space is made available in the Orange Zone area.
  • With its high-end indoor and outdoor settings accompanied by superb dining options, it also makes a great spot for corporate events, private gatherings, product launches, video shoots, etc.

All About Rotunda Dubai

Rotunda Dubai Timings

Subject to the timings of a show, The Rotunda Dubai’s doors open 30 minutes before the show begins. However, its box office will start operating two hours before the show begins and closes 30 minutes after the show begins.

Rotunda Dubai Duration

While this largely depends on the show, you can expect to spend two to three hours with a Rotunda Dubai show.

Rotunda Dubai Location

The Rotunda Dubai is right adjacent to Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai, at Bluewaters Island, which encompasses an area of 300 meters and located off the coast of JBR’s (Jumeirah Beach Residence) Beach.

How to Reach Rotunda Dubai?

Bluewaters Island is easily accessible via all transport modes. If you plan to come here on your own or via hiring a cab, it won’t take more than 20 minutes to arrive here from the city center. For those taking the metro, the nearest metro station is DMCC. If you opt for RTA buses, know that bus numbers 84 and F55A pass near the island.

Rotunda Dubai Tickets

As the shows keep changing, check out the Rayna Tours’ exclusive Rotunda Dubai tour page or directly visit the Rotunda Dubai’s website to know more about its upcoming show and ticket details. Regardless of the shows, you’ll be able to choose from diverse ticket options like seat-only, seat with dining tickets, etc.


What You Should Expect at Rotunda Dubai?

Absolutely mind-blowing entertainment marked by compelling acts! This is what you can expect with a Rotunda Dubai show. Not convinced? This section elaborates this phrase a bit more for your understanding.

  • The venue of premium shows:

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The shows at Rotunda Dubai started off with the super energetic performances of Tenors of Rock in December 2018. This was followed by the award-winning performances of Tom Odell – the world-renowned singer-songwriter, in March.

Apart from these, from February to May, it hosted the highly praised, international production, WOW – Direct from Las Vegas show. Not to mention, the WOW Show Dubai Rotunda turned to head for its mix of state of the art visuals, awe-inspiring music, remarkable choreography, and most of all the breathtaking acts by its over 30 highly talented performers.

  • Rotunda Rumble:

Besides the fans of mindblowing musical extravaganzas and incredible live entertaining shows, Rotunda Dubai has rightly grabbed the attention of boxing enthusiasts and sports lovers. Thanks to Rotunda Rumble which was conducted by Middle East Professional Boxing, in association with MTK Global and Round 10 Boxing Club. This unique event saw the participation of some of the most professional fighters (both from the UAE and all over the world), such as Muhammad Waseem, Julio Cesar Martinez, and Andrew Selby. Following its immense response in September 2019, Rotunda Rumble 2 took place after two months in November 2019.

  • Enjoy a 360-degree view of the show:

Yes, be ready for a viewing experience like no other once inside this circular, dome-shaped structure with a seating capacity for 500 people. After all, no matter where you choose to sit, this all-round venue promises you an unmatched yet unhindered 360-degree view of your desired Rotunda Dubai show.
  • The upcoming shows:

What we have come to know from its website that it’s now all set to host the delightful performance by Prateek Kuhad. For those who don’t know, Prateek is a renowned Indian singer-songwriter who has performed live in different parts of the world, including Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands, UK, and the US. The most exciting thing is that this is his first-ever show in the UAE and will be held on January 24, 2020.

Things ṭo Know Before You Visit the Rotunda Dubairotunda dubai

  • To avoid any confusion or hassle, make sure that you pre-purchase your tickets online.
  • On the day of the show, be sure to reach the spot at least 30 minutes before the show begins. As you arrive late, you’ll not be able to sit in your desired seats, even if you’ve pre-reserved the tickets.
  • While there is no specific dress code, it’s recommended to wear smart casuals, especially if you’re planning to visit the dining spots within Caesars Palace or Caesars Resort.
  • Know that the entry is restricted to kids under two years. Now if you’re joined by kids above two years, the same ticket rate is applicable for your little ones too.
  • While it’s ok to capture photos or videos during the show, it’s strictly forbidden to use flash.
  • Moreover, you’re not allowed to carry any professional shooting gadget (such as high-end cameras, video equipment, etc) inside the venue.
  • Strollers are not allowed inside the auditorium.
  • Outside food is not permitted here. That said, you can carry snacks, tea, coffee, popcorn, wine, etc, purchased from the venue premises. Apart from this, you can also choose tickets inclusive of dining options at some of the premium dining establishments within Caesars Palace Bluewaters Island.
  • There are two parking options. While self-parking at the underground Orange zone is complimentary, valet parking will set you back an amount of AED 75.

Things to See and Do Nearby Rotunda Dubai

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With scores of activities and attractions awaiting you here, don’t just limit your Caesars Bluewaters Dubai trip to Rotunda Dubai. Take time to check out some of the most popular sights and experiences in the vicinity, such as:

  • Cove Beach: Formerly located in Jumeirah Beach Hotel, this beach club is now within Caesars Palace Bluewaters Resort. Beyond its marvelous seafront location against the backdrop of the Persian Gulf, it’s noteworthy for its amazing restaurant, a lounge, and three pools.
  • Beach & Pools: Caesars Palace Bluewaters provides access to a private, spotless beach that extends for over 400 meters. Moreover, there are pools complete with cabanas, loungers, etc, where you can relax after all fun and adventure-based activities.
  • ROAM: This exclusive teens’ club is the ultimate spot to keep your kids from 13 to 17 years engaged. Not to mention, they can look forward to an unforgettable day by indulging in coffee chats plus card games/yoga as well as an array of super thrilling, themed activities including Caesars Hunt, Roman Numeral Scavenger Hunt, and Race around the Empire.
  • Empire Club: Caesars Palace Bluewaters has an exclusive facility designed for your tiny tots and little ones from 0 to 12 years. And the best part is that it offers activities according to your kids’ age group which belong to any of the three categories: Cherub (0 to 2 years), Gladiators (3 to 7 years) and Centurions (8 to 12 years).
  • Water Activities: Most of all, Caesars Palace with its private beach is a real paradise for water sports lovers. Whether you’re looking to take part in motorized or non-motorized sports, it offers the best of options at your disposal. Try super amusing activities like fly fish or race across the waves on a jet ski or keep it low-key with kayaking or stand-up paddle session.


So heading to Dubai for your upcoming holiday? It’s worth adding Rotunda Dubai and Caesars Palace Bluewaters on your bucket list, as it ticks all boxes for an unforgettable day out in Dubai.

Rezmin is passionate about traveling and curating content about history, traditions and other intriguing aspects that make a place attractive. In her spare time, she enjoys reading fictional books sprinkled with inspiration, humor and enthusiasm.

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