It is hard to match Dubai hospitality when it comes to great accommodation. This is true.
Whether you are vacationing with family, your partner or on a business trip, the hotels in Dubai provide you a wide range of comforts – from great value homestays and boutique hotels to the more luxe and downright royal properties with heavenly spas. There are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to perfect hotel accommodation in Dubai. You could choose a sumptuous hotel stay in the iconic neighbourhood of Jumeirah – the Palm shaped man-made island that can be seen from space, or the old city of Bur Dubai – where Emirati traditions are still kept alive, or the Downtown Dubai area – renowned for its slick business districts. You can also take your pick from a host of value-for-money hotels in Dubai are located in areas like the Dubai Marina, Al Barsha, Sheikh Zayed Road and the Dubai Creek, all in close proximity to some of the city’s best known attractions. Here are some of the best places to stay when you are on a trip to Dubai.
Burj Al Arab
Dubai’s symbol of modern progress traces its roots to the long history of adventurous seafaring and trade that made Dubai the exuberant city that it is. (Also read: The Ultimate Dubai Nightlife Guide). Today, you cannot miss the sail shaped facade of the Burj Al Arab in the Dubai skyline. But the iconic Burj Al Arab has to be really experienced from the inside. The hotel spells royalty when it comes to treating their guests. Patrons are picked up and dropped off in Rolls Royces, each suite gets a personal butler and concierge at your beck and call, and the nine exquisite restaurants within the premises cater wonderful delights for your palate every night.
Location: Jumeirah Street, Dubai
Cost: AED 8400 to AED 22000 per night
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences
Everything here is bespoke. From the rich marble specially sourced from Turkey, to the dark exuberant wood and ceramics from the ancient town of Iznik in western Anatolia. The Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences is a collection of 38 private villas right on the beachfront that give you a truly magnificent experience. Among the amenities that you can enjoy here, there are personal butlers, private beaches, infinity pools, two jacuzzis, seven restaurants and nightclubs and the famed avenue of indulgence with 16 world class boutiques and fashion houses.
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Location: Crescent Road, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 16000 per night
Experience Italian luxury in the middle of Dubai with the Armani Hotel in Bur Dubai. The 160 living spaces in the Armani Hotel are stylishly designed with a touch from the master designer Giorgio Armani himself, who is known for his clean, simple elegance. The Armani Hotel offers Deluxe rooms, Classic rooms, the Armani Premier Suite, the Executive Suite, the Ambassador Suite and the decadent Dubai Suite for its most esteemed guests.
Location: Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 1400 per night
Located in the newly reclaimed Downtown area of Dubai, the Manzil Downtown hotel is a great option for a fulfilling and comfortable stay during your trip. Tastefully designed with a mix of contemporary and Arabian style architecture and interiors, you can expect modern minimalist rooms with Middle Eastern interventions. Get yourself a room with a splendid view of the Dubai skyline dominated by the Burj Khalifa.
Location: Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 400 per night
XVA Art Hotel
A boutique hotel started in 2003 that relies on impeccable taste and unmatched hospitality, the XVA Art Hotel gives you the feeling that you have travelled back in time into an Arabian Caravanserai. There are three resplendent courtyards surrounded by fourteen unique guest rooms that showcase the architecture and cultural motifs of the region. The hotel also houses an internationally acclaimed art gallery and an award winning restaurant. Located in the historical Al Fahidi neighbourhood, the XVA Art Hotel is the perfect place to unwind amongst the unparallelled culture of the Middle East.
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Location: Al Fahidi Street, Bur Dubai, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 400 per night
Four Points by Sheraton
Located only fifteen minutes from the Dubai airport and a short walk from the Al Fahidi Metro Station, Four Points by Sheraton is an establishment that stays close to Dubai’s traditional roots in the oldest part of the city, while at the same time providing all the contemporary pleasures you might require during your trip. The hotel has a large selection of tastefully decorated rooms to choose from, while also offering an outdoor swimming pool with a sundeck and free wifi among other comforts. Perfect for the fam! (Read: Best Amusement & Theme Parks in Dubai)
Location: Mankhool Road, 4C Street, Bur Dubai, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 370 per night
Hyatt Place Dubai/Al Rigga
Conveniently located at the Al Rigga street, only a few minutes away from the Al Rigga metro station, the Hyatt Place Dubai/Al Rigga is the perfect place to stay while on a family holiday in Dubai. With extremely comfortable rooms and suites, free wifi and complimentary breakfast, the Hyatt Place makes you feel like you brought your home along with you in Dubai. The rooms at the Hyatt Place are spacious, airy and have plenty of natural light. Do not miss the exquisite cuisine served at the in-house Gallery Cafe during your stay.
Location: Al Rigga Street, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 220 per night
Coral Dubai Deira Hotel
A stylish and comfortable accommodation whether you are on a business trip or on a vacation with your family, the Coral Dubai Deira Hotel is an excellent choice for an enjoyable stay. Located only five kilometers from the Dubai International Airport, the Coral Dubai Deira Hotel offers all the luxuries you require from an in-house spa and swimming pool to a fitness club and even a business center.
Location: Al Muraqqabat Street, Deira, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 160 per night
The refined decor of Atana Hotel beckons you in, and its unmatched hospitality makes you stay. Located in the heart of the new city, the hotel is conveniently situated only minutes away from Dubai Mall – the world’s largest shopping complex, and world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa. Atana Hotel makes its own mark in this swanky neighbourhood, by offering great service and comfort to its patrons. You can enjoy 24 hour wifi, the in-house swimming pool and spa, the business center, meeting rooms and the highly acclaimed Olives restaurant within the premises.
Location: Barsha Heights, Hessa Street, Al Thanyah 1, Dubai
Cost: starting from AED 200 per night