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Dubai now boasts 292 hotels and nearly 100 apartment hotels, altogether providing some 38,000 rooms, with a heavy concentration of upscale properties – though prices are so reasonable it is tempting to upgrade.
Located on the city’s famous Sheikh Zayed Road, Villa Rotana offers suites that overlooks onto the Burj Khalifa - the tallest building in the world. The hotel features a roof-top outdoor pool. Dubai Airport is 12 km away.
Rolla Residence Apartment Hotel
Set in Al Rifa residential district, Rolla Residence offers spacious apartments with fully equipped kitchens and a rooftop pool with views of Bur Dubai’s skyscrapers.
Majestic Hotel Tower
The stunning Majestic Hotel Tower is a centrally located 4-star hotel with views of the Dubai skyline. It features free Wi-Fi in all areas, an outdoor pool and a sun terrace.
Located in the centre of Dubai, next to Baniyas Square Metro Station, this hotel offers a nightclub and a pool. Guests can relax in the sauna or workout in the gym. Free Wi-Fi is also provided.
Chelsea Tower Suites & Apartments
Centrally located on Sheikh Zayed Road, Chelsea Tower offers spacious suites with a well-equipped kitchen and a 37-inch flat-screen TV. It features a spa and an outdoor pool.
TIME Oak Hotel & Suites
This 4-star hotel in Dubai is a 5-minute drive from Mall of Emirates. It has 4 dining outlets, an outdoor pool and a children’s pool. Free private parking is available.
Located just 100 metres from the Al Rigga Metro Station, Lotus Hotel offers free parking and an outdoor, rooftop swimming pool. Dubai International Airport is 4.5 km away. The guest rooms of The Lotus include a work desk and a small sitting area.
Delmon Palace Hotel
Located in Rigga Road, Delmon Palace Hotel is only 5 minutes by car from Deira City Centre. The hotel has a bar and a nightclub, as well as a restaurant serving breakfast buffets. Wi-Fi is available in the entire hotel.
Taj Palace Hotel
Boasting a panoramic rooftop pool and an extensive wellness centre, this hotel offers 5-star accommodation in Dubai’s central Deira neighbourhood. It is a 5-minute walk from Al-Rigga Metro Station.
One&Only The Palm
One&Only The Palm offers luxurious beach-front accommodation on Palm Jumeirah's peninsula. Guests can enjoy panoramic views, a private beach and cuisine by Michelin-starred chef Yannick Alléno.
Royal Plaza Hotel Apartments
Situated in Diera’s Al Riqqa Street, the Royal Plaza Hotel Apartments is a 2-minute walk from public transportation links and is less than 3 km from Burjuman Mall. It offers self-catering accommodation with free Wi-Fi.
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences
Clustered around a magnificent lagoon pool and set amidst lush tropical garden, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences is situated in Palm Jumeirah. Inspired by Turkish Ottoman style, this villa has access to a private beach.
The Address, Dubai Mall Hotel
Connected directly to Dubai Mall, this 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, a state of the art fitness centre and 5 restaurants. It offers deluxe rooms and fully equipped accommodation.
Tulip Inn Hotel Apartment
This family hotel provides spacious and air-conditioned apartments in Dubai, just 3 km from Dubai Airport. There is a rooftop swimming pool and a 24-hour reception.
Regent Palace Hotel
Located near Burjuman and 100 metres from Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station, Regent Palace offers a rooftop pool, hot tub and fitness centre equipped with treadmills and free weights. It is 15 minutes' drive from Dubai Creek Golf Club.
Chelsea Plaza Hotel
Located in the Bur Dubai district, Chelsea Plaza Hotel has 8 restaurants and bars. It features an outdoor swimming pool with a terrace, and a gym, as well as a steam bath and a sauna.
Skyline Deluxe Hotel Apartment
Situated 5 minutes’ walk from Al Rigga Metro Station, Skyline Deluxe Hotel Apartment is set in Deira and offers spacious, air-conditioned apartments. It features free Wi-Fi and has a gym and a pool.
The H Hotel
The exclusive H Hotel is located just a few minutes from Dubai World Trade Centre and Dubai International Finance Centre. The spacious rooms are luxurious and beautifully designed with an Arabic style.
Rose Rayhaan by Rotana - Dubai
Occupying the world’s second tallest hotel, the Rose Rayhaan by Rotana offers convenient accommodation surrounded by several restaurants and cafés. Financial Centre Metro Station is 2 minutes' walk.
Pride Hotel Apartments
Pride Hotel Apartments is next to Dubai’s Sharaf DG Metro Station and 1 metro stop away from Mall of the Emirates. The apartments offer free Wi-Fi and views of Sheikh Zayed Road. The property offers air-conditioned studios and apartments.