activities in Dubai

Dubai is a posh city and tourists from all walks of life visit the city. Though there the elite few who do not care for the astronomical bill, there are others who travel on a limited budget. Here are a few of the cheapest local hotels which cater to this section of travelers.

Dream Palace Hotel: The Dream Palace hotel is a three-star accommodation for budget tourists. Though it is one of the cheap hotels in Dubai, the hotel is ideal for those intending to plan a trip to this Emirate, but have a fixed and limited pocket. The hotel is located a few minutes away from the Dubai International Airport and less than two kilometers from Al Ghurair Shopping Center. A seven storied property; all the rooms are air-conditioned for the travelerís comfort. The rooms offer premium bedding, LCD TVs with satellite connections, telephones, and fridges as well as well designed bathrooms. The hotelís facilities include a fitness gym, two restaurants, a swimming pool, billiardsí table, sauna, and conference rooms.

Jormand Hotel Apartments: The concept of hotel apartments is a great boon to those who are looking for affordable accommodation. Jormand Hotel Apartments is a modern day affordable and cheap hotel in Dubai. Situated on Mankhool Road, it is just a stroll away from Dubaiís famous sites. The hotelís dťcor is an artistic blend of old world Arabian style touched up with contemporary sophistication. Jormand Hotel Apartments has 98 air-conditioned rooms with wireless internet facilities, satellite TV, kitchen with refrigerators etc. bathrooms are fitted with toiletries, tub/shower and hair dryers. The hotel also has fitness club, sauna, and outdoor swimming pool. A round the clock coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Holiday Inn Express Dubai Safa Park: Holiday Inn Express Dubai Safa Park is a cheap hotel in Dubai and is located in the Al Wasl District, 15 minutes away from the Dubai International Airport. The hotel is fully equipped with facilities like a business center, meeting rooms, gift shop and a small gym. This 2-star hotel has 171 air conditioned rooms with TVs, telephones, mini-fridges, and modern bathroom facilities. The hotel has many restaurants which offer a la carte menus for lunch and dinner. Breakfast is complimentary at this hotel. The staff at the reception desk are well-versed in as many as 9 languages, which allows them interact with international clients.

Moon Valley Hotel Apartments: A three star cheap hotel in Dubai, Moon Valley Hotel Apartments has 72 guest rooms. It is connected to the Dubai International Airport and is close to BurJuman Mall. The hotel rooms have kitchens with cookware, crockery and other utensils, microwave ovens, coffee/tea makers and refrigerators. The bathrooms are equipped with tubs, showers, bidets, mirrors etc. The bedding is comfortable and the rooms are spacious with fireplaces. A swimming pool, sauna, gym and a steam room are the hotelís facilities. The hotel also provides banquet and convention facilities along with small meeting rooms for events. Guests can dine at the restaurant and beverages can be enjoyed at the cafť and bar/lounge.