Deep Dive Dubai: World’s Deepest Swimming Pool
Inaugurated in July 2021, At 196 feet deep, Deep Dive Dubai is the deepest swimming pool in the world. It is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. You will find it in the Nad Al Sheba neighborhood.
The pool is shaped like an oyster, which is a nod to Dubai’s pearl diving history. The pool contains a sunken city and offers a variety of experiences.
Deep Dive Dubai: World’s Deepest Swimming Pool Breaks Records
Dubai is already home to:
Address Beach Resort, the highest outdoor infinity pool
Burj Khalifa, the tallest building
Geneva Hotel, the tallest hotel
Deep Dive Dubai holds the Guinness World Record as the world’s deepest swimming pool for diving. This swimming pool has a depth of 60.02 meters. It has even surpassed the 45 meter-deep Poland Deep spot.
The attraction contains 14 million liters of freshwater. Overall, Deep Dive Dubai houses as many as 56 cameras. In other words, it is equal to 6 Olympic-sized swimming pools.
Diving Experiences at Deep Dive Dubai, World’s Deepest Swimming Pool
The depths look like a sunken city and in addition, an immersive experience is created. This is done via advanced sound and lighting systems.
You can participate in various activities in the world’s deepest diving pool:
- Explore a convertible car
- Ride a stationary bike
- Check out colorful graffiti
- Swim around an arcade with video games
Moreover, you can also use the pool as an underwater film studio. Furthermore, there is a media editing room nearby.
Other than the pool, you can check out nearby facilities as well. These facilities include:
- An 80-seat restaurant
- Gift shop
- Dive shop
- Meeting and conference spaces.
In addition, there are viewing areas on the lower floors that allow diners a peek inside the pool.
Diving Categories at Deep Dive Dubai, World’s Deepest Swimming Pool
Deep Dive Dubai contains the following categories:
Discover (For First-Timers)
The Discover level is for newbies. Firstly, the Discover Snorkelling costs DH400. You can enjoy an hour-long guided session. Moreover, you can explore the sunken city.
Secondly, Freediving costs DH1,000. It includes a guided tour. Here, you can dive 10 meters underwater. Lastly, Scuba Diving costs DH1,500. It entails a one-hour freediving and scuba diving experience.
Dive (For Certified Divers)
This category starts at DH600. It allows you to dive within your certification limits. Moreover, it is suitable for both amateurs and professionals.
Develop (For First-timers and Certified Divers)
Choose this for diving certifications offered by Deep Dive Dubai. The PADI Open Water Diving Certification costs DH3,600 per person. There are various diving courses in this category. Moreover, it takes into account equipment rentals.
30°C is the water temperature maintained at Deep Dive Dubai. Furthermore, the attraction has a fascinating ambiance. As a result, the world’s deepest swimming pool is a treat for both amateur and trained divers. However, make sure you do not plan to visit the top of Burj Khalifa immediately after diving. It is best to wait for 18-24 before going higher than 1,000 feet. Deep Dive Dubai is open to the public, Wednesday to Sunday, from 12 pm to 8 pm.