8 incredible Airbnb rentals in Dubai
What’s On lists some of the best Airbnb rentals in Dubai. Find accommodation in neighbourhoods such as Dubai Marina, Downtown and The Palm.
Dubai is so much better when you make it your home. Even if just for a few nights. From quirky loft spaces in Downtown Dubai to colossal beach villas on the Palm Jumeirah, we’ve handpicked 8 Airbnb holiday homes that capture Dubai’s exciting vibrancy in both the more established and new areas of the city.
1. “QUIRKY ARTIST LOFT OPP BURJ KHALIFA”
As the title suggests, this unique loft space located in the heart of Downtown Dubai, is surrounded by cool artwork, so you can feel boho chic in the centre of town. This lovely apartment is yours for Dhs625 a night.
2. “UNIQUE BEACHFRONT APARTMENT”
If you are heading to Dubai and want to enjoy life by the beach you could stay in a swanky hotel… or, for Dhs800, you can have this super cute beach pad right off Kite beach. Your call.
3. “STUNNING, LARGE BEACH LOFT DUPLEX”
In terms of amenities and facilities, any visitor would be wise to base themselves by Jumeirah Beach Residences. With restaurants, shops, a public beach and a new oudoor cinema, you can’t go wrong, and this spacious duplex would make a perfect home away from home for Dhs1,456.
4. “BEACHFRONT DUBAI PALM JUMEIRAH”
This luxury home, which sleeps six, has a private pool and beach, a garden complete with barbecue facilities overlooking the beach and even a cinema room. Did we also mention you get your own personal driver who will chauffeur you around town in a Porsche? The beachfront house sits right on the Palm, and is Dhs4,400 a night.
5. “GARDEN OASIS – CLOSE TO THE BEACH”
If all the glitz and the glamour of Dubai isn’t your thing, then take a look at this cute cottage near the beach. This home, set in one of Dubai’s more established neighbourhoods has a family-friendly feel and is Dhs360 a night.
6. “OPEN LOFT STUDIO DOWNTOWN DUBAI”
The owner of this home is the “self-professed best tour guide you’ll ever stay with,” so if you’re looking for a welcoming home, with a small price tag of Dhs330 but a helpful guide to show you the best places to eat and drink, this cozy studio is the one for you.
7. “VILLA ON STUNNING POLO ESTATE”
Hidden amongst the trees in the lush surroundings of the Desert Palm polo grounds, this could be a perfect place to have a quiet getaway. With an outdoor hot tub, this quaint home with views over the polo grounds is sure to be a relaxing stay for Dhs540.
8. “DUBAI MARINA PENTHOUSE 90TH FLOOR”
If you suffer from vertigo this might not be the house for you but for incredible views of Dubai’s skyline this is pretty unbeatable, particularly at sunset. It’s the highest residential tower in the world and can sleep up to 11 people and costs Dhs1,838 a night.