The ultimate list of the best summer camps in Abu Dhabi 2024

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Now is the time to enroll your kids in some of the best summer camps in Abu Dhabi

Looking for the best summer camps in Abu Dhabi?  We’ve got you covered.

It’s that time of year when parents’ attentions start to turn to the summer months and with the kids on vacation from school, there are a host of summer camps in Abu Dhabi for you to explore.

From creative workshops to sporty outdoor activities, the summer camps in Abu Dhabi offer a unique blend of fun, education, and adventure, providing weeks of enjoyable experiences for children

With a backdrop of stunning landscapes and state-of-the-art facilities, summer camps in Abu Dhabi promise a memorable summer filled with excitement and learning.




The 421 Summer Club


2 girls working on an art project helping each other with complete protection like gloves and apron at 421 Summer Camp in Abu Dhabi 2024

Ready for an epic summer in Abu Dhabi? Sign your kids up for the 421 Summer Club! Designed for kids aged six to 10, the 421 Summer Club is the ultimate hands-on creative adventure to take your kids around the world right here in the UAE capital.

Budding artists of all skill sets and interests are encouraged to join the team on an unforgettable journey of self-expression and imaginative discovery. In this edition, we will travel around the MENASA region, enjoy beachy crafts, and celebrate summer birthdays!

The dedicated team of instructors at this edition of the 421 Summer Club are passionate about nurturing your child’s creative development in a safe environment, by integrating story sessions and music to support each activity.

Divided into two cohorts, it’s the ultimate curation of indoor activities for a summer to remember!

8-12 July: Day 1: Making Msakhan + Arabic Calligraphy; Day 2: Filipino Delicacy: Bicho-Bicho + Filipino Craft; Day 3: Japanese-Inspired Perler beads art + Zen Yoga; Day 4: Beach themed bag + Ice cream Science; Day 5: Great Donut Adventure: Baking Cupcakes & Decorating cupcakes.

15-19 July: Day 1: Egyptian Koshari dish and Bejewelled Art; Day 2: Indian Mango Lassi + Indian pottery Art; Day 3: Travel to Morocco: Ghraiba Cookies and Khamsa Craft; Day 4: Sand slime + seashell collage + lemonade; Day 5: Basbousa Birthday & Arabic Ceramics!

To register, visit 421 – Summer Club 2024


Wolves Zone Camp, Zayed Sports City

24 June to 23 August

Zayed Sports City hosts some of the best events in Abu Dhabi and this summer it is running some exciting training camps for all kids in its summer camp. For the more fitness orientated children, you can enjoy elements of boxing, wrestling, jiu jitsu and Muay Thai at The Wolves Zone Camp. That’s not all, for the more creative minded kids there will also be arts and crafts, story-telling and educational games throughout. Join The Wolves Zone this summer for the height of excitement!

For more information, visit  Zayed Sports City 



24 June to 29 August

All of Bounce Abu Dhabi kids posing for a picture for summer camp in Abu Dhabi

This is one summer camp that your kids will jump around in excitement to as BOUNCE is rolling out weeks of fun for all the family. Kids get to take their freestyle to the next level at its exciting venues where you will be learning cool tricks on the trampolines and playing a variety of games that will encourage social interaction, collaboration, and a healthy competitive spirit! These camps pack a punch with the best mix of play time and learning, all while making great new friends!

For further information, call 04 3049333 or visit Bounce

Island Adventures

8 July to 23 August

The beautiful Hudayriyat Island is the place to be for kids this summer and will become a hive of activity with exciting summer camps taking place throughout the summer holidays. Join the island adventure where you can try out the Splash Park, pool, beach activities, kayaking, ziplining, skateboarding and biking. The camps are based on creativity, camaraderie, and teamwork through a mix of engaging indoor and outdoor activities – the perfect place for your kids to enjoy their summer holidays.

For further information, call 02-691 0302, 050-195 2214, or visit Circuit X


Snow Abu Dhabi

24 June to 30 August

A kid on bumper cars enjoying the ride at Snow Abu Dhabi for summer camps in Abu Dhabi

There’s only one way to beat the heat and chill out this summer and that’s as Snow Abu Dhabi’s Summer Camp returns. Get ready for winter fun all summer long as kids can look forward to everything from snow park rides and games, face painting, treasure hunts, arts and crafts workshops, magic and live shows, movies, and more! You are guaranteed to have the nICE-est of times!

For further information, visit Snow Abu Dhabi


Dolphins Sports Academy

8 July to 23 August

Taking place at various venues throughout Abu Dhabi, Dolphins Sports Academy offers summer camps where strength, grace and skill all come together. There are a range of exciting options including swimming, football, basketball, karate and arts and crafts taking place throughout the summer weeks with professional coaches on hand to guide your kids throughout! Let the fun begin!

For further information, visit Dolphin Sports Academy


Odyssey Nursery


Odyssey Nursery playground summer camp in Abu Dhabi

Ideal for kids between three months and six years, Odyssey Nursery offers a summer experience like no other. The programme is more than just fun and includes creativity and learning. This summer, kids will dive into a mix of exciting adventures and crucial social skills development.

Some of the highlights will include treasure hunts, pirate sensory play, tropical fiestas, Science investigations, volcano experiments and mermaid visits. Oceans of fun for all!

For further information, call 056 538 4642 or visit Odyssey Nursery


Redwood Nursery


Playground with tricycle and slide at Redwood Montessori Nursery for best summer camps in Abu Dhabi

Whether it’s two, three or five days per week, the summer programme at Redwood Nursery is designed not just for fun, but as a stepping stone to lifelong learning. Throughout the summer kids will enjoy a blend of academic learning and essential social skills development through various themes including space exploration, medieval fantasy, early explorers and inventors and the Middle Ages – to name just a few!

For further information, call 056 997 6983 or visit The Redwood Nursery


Emirates Park Zoo and Resort


If it’s an engaging and educational summer camp you are looking for then check out what Emirates Zoo Park has to offer during the holidays. During the camps, children enjoy exploring the zoo’s diverse exhibits, interactive workshops, and themed games that align with the season while promoting an understanding of nature’s renewal. The camps also teach children a sense of social responsibility through a focus on eco-friendly projects.

For further information, call 02 501 0000 or visit Emirates Park Zoo and Resort


Summer Camp Wonders

1 July to 30 August (aged three-12), Monday to Friday, 8am to 3.30pm

Tailored to suit kids between three and 12, this summer camp at Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental has something for everyone and will be focusing on five key themes: Sustainability, Culinary, Arts and Creative, Well-being and Exploration. Through these five key pillars your kids will get the chance to explore, learn and most important, have fun! Running throughout July will be the ‘Under the Sea’ camp and for August is ‘Safari Adventure’.

Price: Daily (advanced booking rate) AED385; Weekly (advanced booking rate) AED1,595; Daily (Walk-in rate) AED445; Weekly (Walk-in rate) AED1,700. For further information, call 02 690 7311 or email moauh-beachclub@mohg.com


Al Qana Summer Camp

Throughout summer vacation, Monday to Friday, 9pm to 2pm (aged five to13)

Virtual reality gaming at Pixoul Gaming at Al Qana for summer camp in Abu Dhabi

Perhaps one of the most educational camps on the list is the Al Qana Summer Camp which combines the facilities of The National Aquarium, Adrenark and Pixoul. These three kids’ favourites have merged to offer an inclusive camp with a little bit of everything including anything from animal meet and greets to esports and video games to fun walls and treasure hunts! This really is your one-stop shop for a fun summer camp.

Price: Starting from 219. For further information, call 054 996 1960 or email education@thenationalaquairium.com


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