Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019
2 guests - 1 room
Al 'Ula is a fascinating ancient city located in northwestern Saudi Arabia on the historical Incense Road. Over 2,000 years ago the city of Al 'Ula was a trading area for travelers making their pilgrimages to the holy cities. Today, it is an abandoned city visited by tourists who enjoy viewing the ruins of an ancient civilization.
Although Al 'Ula is basically a ghost town, you can stay just within the town's limits or in a nearby city and be close enough to enjoy walking the winding silent streets amidst the mud and brick huts that once housed centuries-old inhabitants. Search Skyscanner to find cheap hotels close to Al 'Ula in Saudi Arabia.
You can find a cheap Al 'Ula hotel that is just moments from the center of this ancient city. Perhaps you'll want to rent a car in nearby Astana if you wish to navigate the area on your own.
The Shahd Land Resort is located only 4.15 miles from Al 'Ula. This hotel has an indoor pool, free Wi-Fi access, a children's playground, and a fitness center. The hotel features studio and one- or two-bedroom apartments that come with a living room and fully equipped kitchen. There is a game room with a billiards table and a mini-market is located on site. Free airport transfer from Majeed Bin Abdulaziz Airport can be arranged. Rooms at Shahd Land Resort are a good value, ranging from $85 for a studio room with a patio, and up to $400 for an apartment that can accommodate up to five adults with a mountain view, spa tub, and soundproofing.
Al Harbi Furnished Units is situated in Al 'Ula, just 535 feet from the ruins. Each room provides travelers with free Wi-Fi access, private bathrooms, and air-conditioning. Some of the accommodations include a kitchen area with a refrigerator. Guests can order groceries to be delivered to their unit. The hotel provides guests with slippers, toiletries, and extra-long beds. Flat screen televisions offer cable and satellite channels. A two-bedroom apartment at Al Harbi can cost as little as $80 per night.
Shaden Resort is a short drive away from Al 'Ula and 6.28 miles away from its center. This is an all-inclusive hotel that offers travelers a little more luxury. The rooms in this hotel are beautifully decorated and feature gorgeous mountain views, a barbecue, tea/coffee maker, and hypoallergenic products. Included with your reservation are: evening entertainment, bicycles, horseback riding, breakfast in your room, public area Wi-Fi service, free parking, and a shuttle service. Rates at this hotel range from $267 a night for a double room with a shared bath to $4,000 per night for a superior family room that sleeps 12 people, with 4 twin beds and 4 full-size beds.