Dubai is literally obsessed with finding new ways to attract new (and old) tourists every year. Let me tell by now they’ve perfected the art of attracting tourists to perfection. Every year new surge of tourists enters the city and is mesmerized by what they behold. There is everything from entertainment, glamour, adventures, world class attractions and lots and lots of shopping. Below are some of the top budget hotels in Dubai.
When people think of Dubai they automatically assume that everything is going to be super expensive, and they put off visiting this fascinating emirate. We’re here to make your day a little brighter and tell you that Dubai doesn’t have to be expensive. You don’t need to stay at an expensive hotel to have the time of your life. There are affordable hotels scattered all over the city that provide comfort, and are located close to the city’s most popular areas.
Price: $60 per night
This intimate boutique hotel is located in Dubai’s historic Bastakiya district in Bur Dubai. It’s Dubai’s version of a more luxurious bed and breakfast. The Orient Guest House Hotel, Dubai is in a traditional wind tower, and was recently revamped in Indian and Arabian décor. The rooms are roomy (see what we did there?) with beautiful wooden furniture and Indian accessories from Rajasthan. It’s a charming hotel that will easily fit most budgets.
Price: $70 per night
This is a relatively new hotel that is situated in an extremely luxurious, multi-million dollar horse racing complex called the Meydan City. This is an ideal place for avid horseracing fans, and also caters those who want to rub shoulders with the rich and famous (without breaking the bank). This hotel has beautiful, spacious rooms with a hint of Arabian flavor and a breath taking views of the race track. Since the hotel is not located centrally, it offers a large variety of cuisines for its guests. There is an infinity pool on the roof which also offers stunning view of the racetrack. Despite being budget friendly, the hotel also features a spa.
Price: starting from $70 per night
This hotel is probably one of Dubai’s best kept secrets, this gem of a hotel six striking artistic rooms which have been designed by local artists. XVA hotel is also located in Bastakiya district of Bur Dubai, which is pretty close to central Dubai. The hotel only has six rooms, which are spacious, bright and one of a kind. All of the rooms look out into pretty court yards which have been furnished with wooden furniture and colorful flowers. The beaches and some of the newer attractions are a short drive from the hotel, but the rich textile district and Dubai Museum is a stone throw away. It’s ideal for tourists who aren’t into the glitzy side of Dubai.
Price: starting from $110
This is a five star hotel, without the expensive price tag that is associated with five star hotels. The hotel is part of the Dubai Festival City Complex, and is extremely popular with business tourists and tourists alike. There are more than dozen restaurants in the complex, as well as a mall and cinema.