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Jumeirah Emirates Towers
5 out of 5
Sheikh Zayed Road, PO Box 72127, Dubai
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4.8/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Beutiful views, clean room, nice ameniteis, great check-in"…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Rove Downtown Dubai
3 out of 5
312 Al Mustaqbal Street, Zabeel 2, PO Box 119444, Dubai
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The price is $48 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,165 reviews)

"Staff went above and beyond. They were so helpful and friendly. This is a great, affordable place for a family to stay in Dubai. Movie theatre, video games, pool, restaurant, relaxed atmosphere. Loved it."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Rove Downtown Dubai
Rove City Centre
3 out of 5
24 19b Street, Port Saeed, Dubai
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The price is $32 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (565 reviews)

"This is a nice central located hotel with friendly staff and very accomodating. The food was good and hot. It was a perfect "at the last minute "hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Rove City Centre
Movenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate - Dubai
5 out of 5
Off Sheikh Zayed Road, Adjacent to Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai
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The price is $58 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"It is difficult to be totally objective during a time when the virus was changing things daily. However, the location would not suit everybody as is a little remote. For me as a single Traveller it was fine, with good transport facilities nearby. The majority of the staff worked really hard and should ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Movenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate - Dubai
J5 Hotels - Port Saeed
3 out of 5
Al Garhoud Road, Deira City Centre, Dubai
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The price is $27 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (601 reviews)

"The staff is very friendly and they understand the needs of their guest"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

J5 Hotels - Port Saeed
Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall Of The Emirates
4 out of 5
22nd St, Al Barsha, Dubai
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The price is $42 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (607 reviews)

"Visited this hotel at the worst time possible, during the world wide corona pandemic. Following their government guidelines the bar, swimming pool and after our 1st night stay the dining where closed to guests. In the circumstances the hotel staff where always pleasant keeping us informed by letter ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall Of The Emirates
Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel Dubai
5 out of 5
Sheikh Khalifah Bin Zayed Street, Opp. Burjuman Centre, Dubai
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The price is $43 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"Always the place i go to when saying in Dubai. Best spot. Great staff"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel Dubai
Coral Dubai Deira Hotel
4 out of 5
Al Muraqqabat Street Deira, Dubai
The price is $46 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (755 reviews)

"excellent good job"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Coral Dubai Deira Hotel
Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers
5 out of 5
Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, Dubai
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The price is $36 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Appriciated that the hotel listened to my review and even acted on them to rectify my experience in the hotel.I think that really showed they care about their customers experience."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers
ibis One Central Hotel
3 out of 5
Trade Centre District, Dubai
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The price is $27 per night
4/5Very Good! (624 reviews)

"Convenient location, around 3 mins walking to World Trade Centre and 8 mins walking to metro station."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

ibis One Central Hotel
ibis Al Rigga
3 out of 5
Al Rigga Road, Deira, Po Box 186878, Dubai
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The price is $27 per night
4/5Very Good! (793 reviews)
A very good stay

"Very satisfactory, staff very helpful and courteous. I will stay at Ibis again in future."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

ibis Al Rigga
Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport
2 out of 5
Opp. Dubai Int'l Airport Terminal 3, PO Box 35257, Umm Ramool, Dubai
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The price is $27 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,267 reviews)

"Very close to the airport and Shuttle bus service to airport was good"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport
Comfort Inn Hotel
3 out of 5
Al Rigga Road, Dubai
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The price is $25 per night
3.9/5Good! (454 reviews)

"property is good but online price is diff. when I pay on the hotel"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Comfort Inn Hotel
Citymax Hotel Al Barsha at the Mall
3 out of 5
Behind Mall of Emirates, Al Barsha First, Dubai
The price is $32 per night
3.9/5Good! (780 reviews)

"Good service considering the room rate, clean room, helpful stuff, very good location next to mall of Emirates, best part about location that the closest gate in mall of Emirates is the one next to food court, which give a lot of options for dining, same gate is close to Carrefour hyper market, plus ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Citymax Hotel Al Barsha at the Mall
Golden Sands Hotel Apartments
3 out of 5
Al Mankhool Road Bur Dubai, Post Box 9168, Dubai
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The price is $31 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,976 reviews)

"nice service and nice people clean rooms the hotel is 15 minutes away from dubai mall and old suk, so both parts of dubai (old and new)"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Golden Sands Hotel Apartments
Arabian Park Hotel
3 out of 5
Al Jadaf Area, Oud Mehta Road, Near Latifa Hospital, Bur Dubai, Dubai
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The price is $20 per night
3.8/5Good! (992 reviews)

"Arabian Park is a gem of a hotel with perfect location & caring friendly professional staff no request is ever too much .I recommend this hotel highly"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Arabian Park Hotel
Citymax Bur Dubai
3 out of 5
Kuwait Street Mankhool Area, Dubai
The price is $21 per night
3.7/5Good! (898 reviews)
RECOMMENDED

"Good location, clean, friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2019

Citymax Bur Dubai
Sun and Sands Hotel
3 out of 5
37th Street, Al Rigga Road, Clock Tower, Dubai
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The price is $27 per night
3/5 (318 reviews)
Nice Hotel

"Very well placed hotel near to the metro, rooms were clean and service was good as well. Breakfast was good too."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Dubai

Dubai offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, this destination is home to Dubai Creek and Jumeira Beach and Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for low-cost places to stay in Dubai, the 300 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty of possibilities. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Ibis Al Rigga - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to the airport and overall value.

Coral Dubai Deira Hotel - Customers like this family-friendly hotel for its proximity to shops and spacious rooms. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool.

Movenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate - Dubai - At this family-friendly hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Reviews mention the overall value and spacious rooms.

Rove City Centre - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and proximity to shops.

Sun and Sands Hotel Clock Tower - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its helpful staff and proximity to public transportation. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an indoor pool.

Planning Your Trip to Dubai

Still picking travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and May, with an average temperature of 104°F
  • Coldest months: February, December, March, and November, with an average temperature of 60°F
  • Rainiest months: December, February, November, and May, with an average rainfall of 0.59 inches
  • Driest months: November, May, September, and August, with an average rainfall of 0 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Dubai

Dubai attracts visitors with its major shopping area and desert landscapes, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Grand Mosque and Jumeirah Mosque, or check out the area's cultural spots like at Dubai Museum.

Dubai is also notable for its:
  • Riverfront
  • Boating
  • Skyscrapers
  • Cultural attractions
  • Excursions
  • Marina

Getting Around Dubai

The most convenient airport is in Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.), 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 14.2 mi (22.9 km) away in Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.). Walk to nearby metro stations like Palm Deira Station, Al Ras Station, and Baniyas Square Station. You can explore your options for water transportation at the marina.

Frequently asked questions

What is Dubai like for travelers on a budget?
Dubai has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, this destination is home to Dubai Creek and Dubai Fountain, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Dubai?
Based on reviews, Comfort Inn Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include ibis One Central Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport.
How many budget hotels will I find in Dubai?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 288 budget hotels in Dubai.
What's the seasonal weather like in Dubai?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 93°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 69°F. Average annual rainfall for Dubai is 4 inches.
What is there to see and do in Dubai?
Dubai attracts visitors with its abundant cafés and desert landscapes, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Gold Souk and Port Rashid, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Dubai Museum and Bastakiya, or check out the area’s cultural spots like at Dubai Opera.
What's the best way to get around Dubai?
The closest airport is Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB), 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away. If that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 14.2 mi (22.9 km) away: Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.). You can take advantage of metro transit at Gold Souq Station, Al Ras Station, and Baniyas Square Station.

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