Deep Dive Overview

Deep Dive Dubai, a massive experience in Dubai, allows adventure seekers to dive into a completely different dimension. This 60-meter pool was certified by Guinness World Records as the world's deepest swimming pool for diving when it opened in July 2021. This enormous beauty allows visitors to explore an underwater world of a sunken city, full of thrill and enchantment

An extraordinary destination for all aqua sports lovers, Deep Dive Dubai features state-of-the-art scuba and freediving opportunities. Situated in Nad El Sheba’s recreational area, Deep Dive features a 60.02 m deep pool having over 14 million liters of freshwater. Equivalent to six Olympic-sized swimming pools, it holds the Guinness World Records for being the world’s deepest swimming pool for diving.

Aside from its exceptional depth, the swimming pool fascinates with its sunken cityscape theme that features an abandoned urban streetscape, a garage, and much more. The Oyster shape design of the complex is another highlight that offers tribute to the ancient traditions of Emirati pearl divers. Deep Dive Dubai houses two underwater zones with a dry chamber at six and 21 meters.

56 underwater cameras keep a watch on the entire pool for the safety and security of divers and staff. Ultra-modern lighting and sound systems are also there to build a diversity of underwater moods. Deep Dive Dubai has implemented the latest technologies to ensure complete hygiene and safety. The water in the pool remains warm at 30 degrees Celsius throughout the year and gets filtered automatically every 6 hours.

Deep Dive Dubai offers three different diving levels; Discover, Dive, and Develop; that divers can choose as per their expertise and abilities. Both scuba and freedivers at the facility are well-trained, experienced, and certified professionals. They will not only help divers in exploring their potential but help them learn advanced diving techniques. They will also take care of the safety of the divers at every stage of diving.

Divers can even opt for various diving courses available at the facility and become certified professionals. Deep Dive Dubai also provides video recordings of diver’s swimming adventures, which they can take after their incredible experiences. An onsite dive and gift shop, an 80-seater restaurant, and meeting space for up to 100 guests are also there within the premises to make the adventure of diving one of the most delightful and unforgettable ones. Do include this amazing destination in Dubai to relish an out of the world diving experience.


• Dubai now features the world's deepest swimming pool, where you can dive to a depth of 60 meters (almost 200 feet), 15 meters deeper than any other pool in the world.
• The pool at Deep Dive Dubai has two dry underwater habitats, innovative sound and light systems, and many games such as table football.
• The entire pool is equipped with 56 different underwater cameras to keep an eye on the divers, which makes it a fully secure dive.
• The pool is themed after a sunken city, complete with parking meters, park benches, and graffiti-covered walls.
• There are fully furnished residences underwater, allowing divers to experience the pool’s entire depth.

How To Reach

By Bus: 63E is the bus number that'll drop you till Deep Dive, Nas Sports Complex.

By Metro: The nearest metro station to get to Deep Dive Dubai is Al Khail Metro Station. From the station, you may take a cab.

By Cab: You can drive yourself or use cab services to get to Deep Dive Dubai, Nas Sports Complex.

Best Time To Visit

Divers can dive at Deep Dive Dubai at any time of year, but the best months to visit are September to March when the weather is mild and not too hot. The pleasant weather will allow you to fully appreciate Deep Dive and its underwater setting.

Other Essential Information

Here is the list of best places to eat near Deep Dive Dubai:

1. Shiba Restaurant

Located at Nad Al Sheba 1, this restaurant near Deep Dive Dubai serves authentic Japanese and Chinese recipes. Offering an open kitchen ambiance, it serves food and drinks in an open-air setting, in a beautiful dining room, or in a Tatami-style private dining setting as per diners’ requests. 

2. Gate 32 Lounge Bar and Restaurant

A Mediterranean Lounge Restaurant in DIFC Dubai, Gate 32 serves a range of fusion and authentic Italian recipes in a most urban setting. The views of Burj Khalifa from this terrace restaurant lend an added touch to the overall dining experience. It offers all three meals, snacks, beverages, beers, cocktails, and mocktails. 

3. The Farm Restaurant, Al Barari

A culinary haven in Dubai, the Farm is the perfect place to enjoy a delightful experience amidst an elegant lush and waterside backdrop. Offering authentic to unique flavors from around the world, the restaurant specializes in Thai, Mediterranean, Indian, Middle Eastern, and Asian delicacies. 

4. LOWE Dubai

Known for contemporary and experimental dining, LOWE serves delicacies cooked naturally by fire. Emphasizing on the use of seasonal produce, this relaxed eatery serves traditional recipes in the most welcoming and rustic ambiance.

5. Qube Sports Bar

A big attraction for all sports lovers, this Meydan Hotel bar serves quick bites to cocktail menus in a quintessential setting. Here, you can enjoy your bites while watching a big sports event’s live broadcast or while trying your hands at the pool table, or competing with your friends in a game of darts. Head to this lovely destination with your gang and try some amazing recipes amidst a very sporty and lively ambiance.  

Training Available at Deep Dive Dubai:

-Scuba Diving Training: If you have a zeal for learning scuba diving? Deep Dive Dubai is one of the safest and most unique training centers in the world. Sign up for the course and choose a date and time from the available PADI Open Water Course schedules. Take your first underwater breath at the facility and learn essential driving skills to be a certified diver.

-Free Diving Training: At Deep Dive Dubai, you will learn the basic skills required for a freediver underwater journey in a single breath from your experienced instructor. With its freediving course, you will get training in a very safe and friendly environment.

Best Places to Visit Near Deep Dive Dubai:

1. NAS Sports Complex

A favorite destination of all footballers and athletes, the NAS sports complex is home to diverse sports venues and world-class facilities. It houses two Fifa standard pitches along with squash, beach football, padel, volleyball, badminton courts. It also has a luxury health club and a spa with a fully-equipped gym.

2. IMG World of Adventure

 The world's largest indoor theme and amusement park, IMG World offers several adventures to delight visitors of all ages. Its themes include Cartoon Network, MARVEL, IMG Boulevard, and the Lost Valley. It is also home to several thrilling rides, slides, roller coasters, dining areas, shopping venues, and world-class cinemas.

3. Nad Al Sheba Cycle Park

Popular amongst fitness enthusiasts, Nad Al Sheba Cycling Park houses several beautiful and well-managed cycling tracks. Complete with lush green patches, covered seating places, breathtaking landscapes, and stunning Dubai’s skyline, this place has so much to see and explore.

4. Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

A magnificent home to thousands of exotic aquatic animals, this aquarium cum zoo offers spectacular views and experiences of the underwater world. With its carefully designed encounters, you can see aquatic animals from close and even enjoy swimming with them.

5. Dubai Miracle Garden

Spread over 72,000 sq m of greens, this Miracle Garden amuses its visitors with marvelous views of colorful and exotic varieties of flowers. Known as the world's largest natural flower garden, it houses more than 250 million plants & 50 million flowers and is a place to be with your beloved or family. 

Tips for Visiting Deep Dive Dubai:

-If you are visiting Deep Dive Dubai, carry only a swimsuit and a pair of slippers as your ticket includes everything else from equipment to safety gear.

-Inform the facility beforehand, if you want a female instructor for you, so that they can book a schedule accordingly.

-Bring along your doctor’s approval for the diving activity, if you have any medical issues.

-Book your schedule in advance to avoid any last-minute disappointment.

-Book Discover category, if you are a novice; Dive, if you have certification in diving; or Develop, if you want to get yourself equipped with an instructor-level certificate.

-Bring along proof of certification and experience, if you are applying for the Dive or Develop categories.

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Scuba diving

Explore the underwater mysteries of Deep Dive Dubai with a scuba diving activity and enjoy an adventure full of lovely experiences. You can choose the category as per your skill levels and enjoy a unique and lifetime adventure with your guide. You can get as deep as 12 m if you are a novice or more as per your skill levels.

Free Diving

Free Diving

Check your potential with a freediving adventure at Deep Dive and enjoy an everlasting experience. For this amazing adventure, you will need a mask, fins, and a snorkel and you are ready to swim through the sunken city.

After a short brief session with your freedive instructor, you will enjoy a remarkable underwater journey in a single breath. If you want to learn high-level freediving skills, you can also opt for Deep Dive Freedive Courses.

Shop at Gift Shop

Shop at Gift Shop

No outing can be complete without shopping for a souvenir, and Deep Dive Dubai is no exception. It houses a dive and gift shop from where you can buy some dive themed stuff or other items to take back home as cherishable keepsakes.

Eat at the Restaurant

Eat at the Restaurant

No wonder if you will crave some quick bites or pastries after relishing your dose of adventure. Simply head to the in-house restaurant where you can satisfy your thirst and appetite with a range of lip-smacking dishes and beverages.

You can also watch others swimming or diving in the amazing water world of Deep Dive Dubai while having your tasty treats.

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Deep Dive FAQs

Where is Deep Dive Dubai located?

The Nad Al Sheba aka the NAS Sports Complex houses Deep Dive Dubai, the world's deepest swimming avenue. It is just 15 minutes from Downtown Dubai and 25 minutes from Dubai International Airport and is easily accessible from all corners of Dubai.

When was Deep Dive Dubai opened?

The illuminate experience provider, the Deep Dive Dubai was officially inaugurated by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Prince Crown of Dubai on the 7th of July 2021. It was also rewarded with the Guinness Record on the same date 1.e. on 7th July, 2021.

How deep is the Deep Dive Dubai?

The skyscraping swimming pool of Deep Dive Blue is 196 feet (60.02 meters) deep and boasts to be the world’s deepest swimming pool for diving. Filled with over 14 million liters of warm and fresh water, it is the place to experience different adventures in a healthy, hygienic, and safe environment.

What is the temperature in Deep Dive Dubai?

Deep Dive Blue maintains the water’s temperature at 30 degrees Celsius/86 Fahrenheit all year round, so you can dive without extra protection. You will only need a swimsuit (maybe also a rash guard) for normal dives. For longer dives, a 3 mm wetsuit will add more comfort.

Is it safe to dive in Deep Dive Dubai?

Deep Dive Dubai ensures the diver’s safety in all terms. From a comfortable water temperature, 56 underwater cameras, continuous filtration of water after every 6 hours, a well-experienced and certified diving team to an emergency room, it has taken all essential steps for the safety of its visitors and staff.

Are guides available in Deep Dive Dubai?

Yes, highly trained dive guides are available at Deep Dive Dubai. Certified dive guide will accompany you and will help you swim around. Also, a guide will make sure that you explore the sunken city to the fullest and have a memorable adventure.

What is the minimum age to dive in Deep Dive Dubai?

The diver should be a minimum of 10 years old to dive in Deep Dive Dubai. However, the facility allows all divers, irrespective of their diving ability stage, no matter if they are beginners, intermediates, or certified professionals.

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