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DubaiUnited Arab Emirates

Explore Dubai: its riverfront, desert views, cafés, and more!

A scenic riverfront, abundant cafés, and top sights from Gold Souk to Port Rashid—discover Dubai, a destination also famous for its shopping.

Where to stay in Dubai

Aquaventure showing a waterpark and rides

Palm Jumeirah

4.5/5Wonderful!(472 area reviews)

Palm Jumeirah is known for its stunning beaches, and you can see some sights in the area like Aquaventure and Dubai Marina.

Palm Jumeirah
Inside the Burj al Arab! The entrance of this 7 star hotel has the highest atrium in the world! It's worth visiting it!

Jumeirah Beach Residence

4.5/5Wonderful!(372 area reviews)

The stunning beaches and popular shops are just a few highlights of Jumeirah Beach Residence. Make a stop by Jumeirah Beach or The Walk while you're exploring the area.

Jumeirah Beach Residence
Dubai Creek which includes a city, boating and a marina

Bur Dubai

4/5Very Good!(703 area reviews)

Known for its stunning river views and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Bur Dubai. Check out top attractions like Dubai Creek and BurJuman Mall, and jump on the metro at Health Care City Station or Al Jafiliya Station to see more of the city.

Bur Dubai
The Dubai Fountain featuring night scenes, a city and city views

Downtown Dubai

4.5/5Wonderful!(615 area reviews)

Travelers love Downtown Dubai for its popular shops, and you can see more of Business Bay by jumping on the metro at Burj Khalifa - Dubai Mall Station or Business Bay Station. You might spend time checking out top sights like Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa.

Downtown Dubai
Gold Souk showing shopping and interior views as well as an individual femail

Deira

4/5Very Good!(1,115 area reviews)

Known for its stunning river views and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Deira. Check out top attractions like City Centre Deira and Gold Souk, and jump on the metro at Abu Baker Al Siddique Station or Salah Al Din Station to see more of the city.

Deira
Ski Dubai featuring snow, interior views and snow skiing

Al Barsha

4/5Very Good!(456 area reviews)

Enjoy the popular shops in Al Barsha. Mall of the Emirates is a worthwhile stop, and you can jump on the metro at Sharaf DG Station or Mall of the Emirates Station to see more of Dubai.

Al Barsha

Top Hotels in Dubai

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Address Dubai Marina
Address Dubai Marina
5 out of 5
Al Marsa Street, 66 Dubai Marina, PO Box 32923, Dubai
The price is $98 per night

This family-friendly Dubai hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Dubai Marina Mall and The Beach Mall. Jebel Ali Race Course ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (671 reviews)

"Two nights in hotel great location on the Marina. Staff are excellent room was spacious with view over pool and Marina. Poolside restaurant was good but the other options were limited however many restaurants on the Marina."…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

Address Dubai Marina
FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai
FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai
5 out of 5
No. 1 The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
The price is $129 per night

This Palm Jumeirah resort is on the beach, 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Dubai Marina, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Aquaventure and Ski Dubai. Mall of the Emirates and ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,189 reviews)

"Great location , beautiful hotel. Service was outstanding."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai
Atlantis The Palm
Atlantis The Palm
5 out of 5
Crescent Road, The Palm, Dubai
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $178 per night

Located in Palm Jumeirah, this beachfront hotel is in the entertainment district, 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Aquaventure, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Jumeirah Beach ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,592 reviews)

"The resort is great so is the staff but they need to update their TV channels there are only few channels plus it would not allow us to connect via blue tooth to toutube or netflex so we can watch what we liked they need to have smart TV"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Atlantis The Palm

Popular places to visit in Dubai

Burj Khalifa
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Burj Khalifa

4.5/5(1,967 reviews)

The tallest man-made structure on earth is a city in the sky that houses luxury apartments, offices and a hotel.

Dubai Marina
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Dubai Marina

4.5/5(1,155 reviews)

Visit Dubai’s first purpose-built waterfront development to see a man-made canal city with luxury properties, parks, promenades and plenty of shopping opportunities.

Dubai Mall
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Dubai Mall

4.5/5(2,462 reviews)

Browse, shop, play and dine at one of the largest shopping and entertainment malls in the world.

Jumeirah Beach
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Jumeirah Beach

4.5/5(1,021 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Jumeirah Beach, a popular beach in Dubai. Stroll along the seaside or attend a sporting event in this family-friendly area.

Mall of the Emirates
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Mall of the Emirates

4.5/5(1,514 reviews)

You can browse for souvenirs when you visit Mall of the Emirates, a favorite shopping spot in Dubai. Stroll along the beautiful beaches or discover the area's desert landscapes.

Gold Souk
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Gold Souk

4/5(980 reviews)

This world-famous market dazzles with its precious metals and gem stones displayed in hundreds of windows.

Top things to do in Dubai

Desert Safari,BBQ Dinner,Belly Dance Show,FREE ATV Ride
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Desert Safari,BBQ Dinner,Belly Dance Show,FREE ATV Ride

$69
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Premium Red Dunes & Camel Safari with BBQ at Al Khayma Camp
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Premium Red Dunes & Camel Safari with BBQ at Al Khayma Camp

$65
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Abu Dhabi: Premium City Tour with Etihad Towers Ticket
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Abu Dhabi: Premium City Tour with Etihad Towers Ticket

$89
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Dubai Morning Safari: Red Dunes, Sandsurf, Camels & Brunch
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Dubai Morning Safari: Red Dunes, Sandsurf, Camels & Brunch

$35
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend
Aquaventure Waterpark & Lost Chambers Aquarium Combo Ticket
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Aquaventure Waterpark & Lost Chambers Aquarium Combo Ticket

$79
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Abu Dhabi Day Tour From Dubai
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Abu Dhabi Day Tour From Dubai

$25
Per adult

Reviews of Dubai

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
2737
5 - Excellent 63.151822796492844%
4 - Good
1280
4 - Good 29.533917858790954%
3 - Okay
268
3 - Okay 6.183664051684357%
2 - Disappointing
24
2 - Disappointing 0.5537609598523304%
1 - Terrible
25
1 - Terrible 0.5768343331795108%

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 30, 2020

Dubai is Dubai. It’s great. The Palm Jumeirah water though seems polluted and mucky. It’s certainly not a special beach. I Personally would not put my face in that water or feel special about it being a private beach.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 22, 2020

So nive and lovely city

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Apr 11, 2020

I guess dubai is a place everyone knows so it doesn’t need to tell how beautiful and lovely is

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Apr 2, 2020

Dubai is a great place to enjoy and visit

5/5 - Excellent

Odai

Mar 28, 2020

The best city

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 26, 2020

Beautiful country.. need to visit again

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