With the eid holidays right around the corner it is the best time to sit back, relax and take a staycation in some of the most fabulous hotels in Dubai. Dubai is well known for its glitz, glam and fancy hotels so let’s take a look at some of the best hotels in town.
Not an easy list to narrow down but here it is, the top 25 hotels in Dubai.
How did Lovin Dubai choose the final list?
- Finalists were selected from all across Dubai
- Online reviews, previous media coverage and notable blogs were also included in the overall rating
- The final list is subjective – if we’ve missed out on any must-try places across Dubai, please do let us know!
- The brand’s social media audience and engagement were considered
To all the beach lovers out there, this hotel has the gorgeous view of the Arabian Gulf along with Dubai’s fabulous skyline. It is the perfect place to unwind and relax thanks to their wonderful spa facilities.
Where: Jumeirah Beach Road – Dubai
Contact: 04 777 2222
One of the largest resorts in Dubai, this Emarati themed hotel is one that you don’t want to miss out on. Inspired by dunes and Bedouin traditions, Jumeirah Al Naseem brings you the iconic Burj Al Arab view and lush gardens that you just can’t resist.
Where: Jumeira Road، Umm Suqeim 3 – Dubai
Contact: 04 366 8888
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If you’re looking for a uniquely slick experience, then this is the place to be. Aloft hotel is located on the outer circle of Palm Jumeirah this hotel is inspired by contemporary style and has two beaches, modern rooms and breath taking gulf views.
Where: East Crescent Road, Palm Jumeirah – Dubai
Contact: 04 247 5555
This is an escape from the city and into the mountains. This place is a hidden gem and is located in the Hatta mountains, the perfect place to escape from the city lights and fresh mountain air. There are stunning surroundings where one can hike and facilities such as swimming pools, gym, tennis and much more.
Where: Hatta Oman Road Hatta Roundabout, Hatta 9277 – Dubai
Contact: 04 809 9333
If you’re looking for luxurious accommodations and lush gardens then this is the place to be. It is located right near Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa which means you can plan a fabulous getaway weekend with your friends or family and shop till you drop.
Where: Opp.Dubai Mall – Al Sa’ada St – Dubai
Contact: 04 321 1111
This is one of the best places for a family staycation. It has kids and teen clubs where the kids can be entertained and sauna spa facilities for adults so they can sit back and relax while their little ones enjoy the club facilities.
Where: Al Maareedh St – Ras Al-Khaimah
Contact: 07 228 8844
Located a little further away from Dubai, Waldorf Astoria is an experience like no other. This place offers a variety of activities and facilities such as craft sessions, archery, shell collecting, kite making for kids and golf, tennis, and even a hair salon for the adults. This place seems to have it all.
Where: Vienna St – Ras al Khaimah
Contact: 07 203 5555
Unravel and unwind among the dunes in the desert. Bab Al Shams is a low key magical desert resort that is perfect for a family getaway or even a mini staycation with friends. The architecture is inspired by the authentic Arabian culture and is a unique sweet escape.
Where: Al Qudra Road, Opposite Endurance City – Dubai – Dubai
Contact: 04 809 6100
This is one of the luxurious hotels in Dubai, and it has a variety of restaurants and bars for its fabulous guests. It is located in the busy streets of Sheikh Zayed Road, which means you will get a glimpse of the lively neighborhood.
Where: Dubai Media City, Sheikh Zayed Road.
Contact: 04 525 7777
If you’re a fan of the Arabian culture, then you should check out the Cove Rotana. It is inspired by the traditional Arabian culture and is ideally designed to house a group of friends or family. Along with this it consists of seven rooms, fully equipped and dedicated for massages, a fitness club and a kid’s club.
Where: Sheikh Muhammad Bin Salem Rd – Ras al Khaimah
Contact: 07 206 6000
This hotel offers 5-star luxurious suites and bedrooms and is located right in the centre of Sheikh Zayed Road. It is an incredible choice of stay for couples if you and your special someone are looking for a weekend getaway then this is the place to be at.
Where: Sheikh Zayed Rd – Dubai
Contact: 04 444 7444
If you’re a nature lover and are looking for a sweet escape, this is where you need to be. Located in Jebel Hafeet Al Ain, Mercure is a hotel that is set right in the middle of the mountains and is a unique oasis resort that offers the ultimate comfort that you need.
Where: Mercure Grand – Abu Dhabi
Contact: 03 704 6888
13) Park Hyatt Dubai
This luxurious 5-star hotel has private balconies overlooking the Dubai Creek. Along with this, it offers plenty of facilities such as aromatherapy treatments, a 25-yard swimming pool and much more. It’s a perfect place to have a girl’s night at and relax by the beach.
Where: Dubai Creek Club St – Dubai
Contact: 04 602 1234
This is a great place for a family escape. It’s known for its excellent services, it is the second tallest hotel in the world and has amazing restaurants like Weslodge so be sure to check it out.
Where: Sheikh Zayed Rd – Dubai
Contact: 04 414 0000
This resort is a world of its own. Over here, you will get to experience the rich culture of the UAE, and the mystical charm of this place is something you should experience once in your life.
Where: Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort – Abu Dhabi
Contact: 02 886 2088
If you’re a fan of the glitz and glam, then Habtoor Palace Dubai is the place for you. It is situated in the heart of Dubai and is Parisian chic with the most famous sprawling white marble staircase in town. This is a fabulous getaway for a group of friends or couples.
Where: Al Habtoor City – Sheikh Zayed Rd – Dubai
Contact: 04 435 5555
The architectural style of this hotel is inspired by Italian and Arabian elements and is one of Dubai’s leading 5-star fashion hotels. It is known to have the best restaurants and bars and is considered to be a glamorous place to chill at if you’re planning a ladies weekend getaway.
Where: Jaddaf Waterfront – Dubai
Contact:04 556 8888
This place offers you the facility of booking your villa and offers some of the best views to its guests. It is not only popular for its luxurious comfort but also its Tuilse Ottoman Spa.
Where: Crescent Rd – Dubai
Contact: 04 453 0000
This is located in Dubai Marina and is a super elegant and classy hotel. The hotel twin towers are instantly recognized. It has spectacular views of the Marina, and the rooms are contemporary style with attentive on-call butler service.
Where: Al Emreef St – Dubai
Contact: 04 399 8888
Located in one of the most happening spots in Dubai, this luxurious hotel is just a stone’s throw away from the top tourist spots in the city. It consists of 5 delicious restaurants, a spa, infinity pool and much more. This place is perfect to relax and unwind.
Where: Al Marsa St – Dubai
Contact: 04 436 7777
5) Burj Al Arab
This is a classic and one of the most romantic staycation spots for couples. It offers panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf and provides access to the private beach. They offer plenty of benefits, including a UAE residents discount offer.
Where: Jumeirah St – Dubai
Contact: 04 301 7777
Aesthetically inspired by Asian and Egyptian style, Raffles Dubai is a perfect family getaway spot. It’s known for its spacious rooms and balconies and is located right next to Wafi Mall where you can shop till you drop. Raffles Dubai offers great services and has a fantastic spa where one can get pampered and re-energized.
Where: Wafi – Sheikh Rashid Rd – Dubai
Contact:04 324 8888
Explore a sophistication like never before; this 5-star luxurious hotel consists of some of the best restaurants and services that you’ll ever experience. This is a perfect getaway destination for couples who want to experience the ultimate luxury. It also has an ample pool area along the beach front for all the water lovers.
Where: Crescent West – Dubai
Contact: 04 248 8888
A short drive away from Dubai, this resort is a fabulous retreat for you and your family. The most perfect place to just unwind and relax. It is considered to be one of the best contemporary hotels in the UAE.
Where: Ajman, United Arab Emirates
Contact: 06 504 4888
*Drumroll* for the BEST hotel in Dubai right now
This is, by far, one of the most exquisite hotels in Dubai. It consists of private beaches, pools and a bunch of delicious restaurants waiting for you to explore. It is the perfect place to have a unique Dubai experience. Escape your worries in the middle of palm trees and cosy beds and be sure to check this place out.
Where: West Crescent, Palm Jumeirah – Dubai
Contact:04 440 1010