Drive south west down King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street and go past the Le Meridien entrance. Go under the pedestrian bridge and take the next immediate right where you see the Barasti sign on the corner and follow the road and signs to the new Barasti multi-story carpark, parking is free.
Park your car and then walk through security at the entrance to Barasti Bar, they will let you bring a small bottle of water onto the premises for dragon boating. Walk down the steps to Barasti Beach where the boats are located right in front of the new Corona Beach Bar.
NOTE: The large DIMC Green open carpark directly opposite the DIMC and Barasti Bar entrance is paid parking and will cost 20dhs for the first 3 hours.