Feb 20, 2019 - Feb 21, 2019

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In Dubai, five-star hotels dominate the skyline. Luxury shopping is a key factor that drives the city's reputation as a playground for the rich. However, with a sprinkling of local knowledge and unique travel planning tools, budget-friendly experiences in Dubai are within reach.

Planning a Budget Trip to Dubai

Start your trip planning off right by searching for and booking the cheapest flights to Dubai. Even if you aren't sure of your travel dates yet, Skyscanner's unique cheapest month search can be very helpful. When you search using this tool, you will easily find all available airfare for up to a year in advance. This allows you to identify the least expensive month for travel to Dubai, Arab Emirates.

Now, we'll help you learn more about your destination. Below we will answer some of the most frequently asked questions and offer tips to help you find the lowest prices for Dubai hotels. We also make it easy to compare and book the best rental car deals in Dubai.

Are there low-priced hotels and resorts in Dubai?

Yes. We used Skyscanner's mobile app To find Dubai hotels and resorts priced for every budget. Did you know that you don't have to sacrifice luxury, to stay under budget? We found quite a few 5-star properties available for just $80 each night. Skyscanner's easy and intuitive hotel search allows you to view all available accommodations, read real reviews, find answers to frequently asked questions, and make your reservations --on the same page!

Where are Dubai hotels located?

In Dubai, you'll find hotels located near the city center and along the coast of the Persian Gulf. Once you have selected your search criteria, you can view a Google map showing each property in its precise location.

What are my transportation options in Dubai?

Getting around in Dubai is a simple matter. The public transport system in Dubai runs six days a week and private taxis and rideshare services run throughout the region 24/7. The Metro a railway, is the most commonly used method of public transport for locals and is crowded and frequently delayed during rush hour. In addition to buses and trains, there are also taxis, ride-sharing services, and hotel shuttles. But, if your dream is tooling around the city in a fancy sports car, you will want to check out Skyscanner's awesome deals on Dubai rental cars.

How much do hotels in Dubai cost?

In Dubai the hotels range from $19 per night in the Shajar district to $350 per night for a luxury suite in the Palm Jumeirah district. No matter what your budget is, you can be sure you are getting the best deal possible with Skyscanner. The site searches thousands of advertised prices on the internet. When we searched for the cheapest hotel deals in Dubai we were able to book the cheapest hotels in June when you can get a 5-star hotel for under $105 per night, a 4-star hotel averaged $ 60, and economy hotels and boarding rooms were available for as little as $17.

Are there any unique boutique hotels in Dubai?

Yes! If you want to skip the large chains and opt for a quaint or modern boutique hotel, B&B, condo, or apartment in Dubai, Skyscanner will help you find those too. Two of the most popular boutique hotels on our site in Dubai are:

Touring Dubai on a Budget

Many budget friendly excursions are found on one side of the Creek or the other. In Bur Dubai and Deira, are the oldest areas of the city, where trading began centuries ago. Zabeel Park is the city's largest green areas. This landscaped park is home to a bike track, a small recreational lake, a mini-train for kids and many sites for picnics and barbeques. It only costs $1 to enter. On Fridays and weekends, you will find the Ripe Food & Craft Market here as well. One of the best low-cost ideas is to take a stroll on the beach. The Persian Gulf Coast in Dubai represents miles and miles of pristine beaches. Be sure to observe local customs when it comes to dressing --for women, especially.

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What are travelers saying about Dubai?

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Mohamed  Abdelfattah
Mohamed Abdelfattah

Great atmosphere and lots of activities ,i dont recommend to stay there more than 2 weeks unless you wanna get bored ,plus many things are overrated..

Kevin Picholo
Kevin PicholoFoster City, California, USA

Dubai in UAE is one of the most clean and modern cities in the world. Many new sky scrapers came up within last 12 years and unique attractions.

abdou babidou
abdou babidou

It was a great experience. It's true it's kind of expensive but it was great

Jeffrey Korum
Jeffrey KorumChicago, Illinois, USA

Dubai is a great vacation spot for travelers of all kinds! If you're on a budget, it's very affordable. If you're looking for luxury, you'll be able to find that too. There are things to do for shoppers like the world renowned malls and souks. Adventure seekers can skydive, ride ATVs in the dunes, or spend that day at a race track or theme parks. Foodies can find some of the best chefs and restaurants in the world in Dubai. Even families well have more than enough to do here to make visiting a worthwhile choice. From water parks, to theme parks, both kids and parents will enjoy Dubai.


The most expensive month to stay in Dubai is January, with an average price of $130 per night. The least expensive month is January, with an average of $130 per night.
The average price of a hotel in February is typically $91 per night. This is $30% more than the average nightly price of $130 seen over the previous 12 months.

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