Many have the perception that Dubai is a city of skyscrapers covering the mega malls and offshore developments made through billions of investment. But if you ask any traveller who has spent a week or more here, you will be told that the city has a lot more to offer. It has the oldest building in the world made in the 17th century, namely British Fort, along with other attractions in the form of Burj Khalifa, Dubai Creek, Dubai Museum, Jumeirah Mosque and Aquaventure. But while touching the Dubai airport, your mind would wander around the hotels and the costs of staying there. So, if you are on a budget and looking for a pocket-friendly accommodation, we have a list of hotels for you to stay on your Dubai trip.
Dubai Nova Hotel (Rs 2,500-3,000)
It's quite difficult to find a low-cost accommodation in a busy shopping street. But such is the beauty of Dubai that you can find budget hotels in such locations. Dubai Nova Hotel, located in a nosiy shopping stret, is one of them where you can look for a night stay at a cost of Rs 2,500-3,000. Moreover, the connectivity of the hotel will amaze you immensely as it is closely located to the revered Dubai Museum, 19th century buildings of the Bastakiya quarter and Al Fahidi Metro Station. Coming to the facilities of the hotel, it has separate living rooms with dining areas, room service, flat-screen televisions, free Wi-Fi, mini fridges, etc. You can even freak out to the nightclubs to get yourself amused with the bustling music and dance.
Arabian Park Hotel (Rs 2,000-4,000)
Looking for a hotel closer to Dubai International Airport and other junction points? Here comes Arabian Park Hotel, which is located 9 km away from the airport, 7 km from the Dubai Fountain and just minutes away from the nearest train station. Want to know the accommodation cost of the hotel? It is Rs 2,000-4,000. Come to the hotel and you will be greeted with modern rooms equipped with flat screen televisions, free Wi-Fi, mini fridges, etc. You can enjoy a breakfast buffet as well as avail freebies such as parking and an airport shuttle. Other amusements include a pub-style cocktail bar, a gym, spa, an outdoor pool, among others.
Middle East Hotel (Rs 3,000-4,000)
It is always a huge fun if you stay in a hotel closer to a beach so that you can chill out on the sands. So, when you plan for a Dubai sojourn, keep in mind to book a stay in Middle East Hotel, which is just 6 km from Jumeira Open Beach. It is also located closely to Dubai International Airport and The Dubai Mall, prompting you to stay here even more. Booking charge for this hotel ranges within Rs 3,000-4,000. The hotel comprises cosy rooms full of TVs, safes, minibars, round-the clock room service, free Wi-Fi, as well as facilities to make tea and coffee. Unwind yourself with liquors and foods in a host of nightclubs located in the hotel.
Royal Falcon Hotel (Rs 3,000-4,500)
Connectivity is the buzzword when it comes to the hotels of Dubai and Royal Falcon Hotel is no exception with its close proximity to Salahuddin metro station, Dubai Spice Souk and Dubai Mall. A night stay here costs within Rs 3,000-4,500. The rooms of the hotel are stylish and have free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, round-the-clock room service, nightclubs and many other amusements to look forward to.
Premier Inn Dubai International Airport Hotel (Rs 5,500-6,500)
Located near Dubai International Airport, the hotel has as many as 281 rooms with rooftop swimming pool, free Wi-Fi, whirlpool bath, restaurant, as well as complimentary shuttle bus to the airport and various local sites. The king-size bed, superior duvet and pillows will welcome your arrival to the hotel from the airport.
Tips to Save on Hotel Costs
- Try to plan your trip to Dubai in advance so that you can book the stay well before the booking date. It is advisable you book the accommodation 1-2 months in advance so that you can save some money.
- Go online, check out the offers of travel companies, compare them and choose the best one for you.
- Keep an eye on the tour packages provided by travel firms. Depending upon your suitability, you can pick a package offering you the best travel plan.
- Also keep a close look at the festival offers to save on the accommodation cost in the hotel.