Popular Accommodations in Emirate of Dubai
Highlights in Emirate of Dubai
- Sea and Desert
- Tradition and modernity
- Burj Khalifa
- Security and luxury
Most popular in Emirate of Dubai
Holiday rentals in Dubai
Who wishes itself a comfortable vacation dwelling or a modern equipped holiday house for an experience-rich beach vacation in the Arab desert metropolis, finds in Dubai city not far from the Marina the suitable objects. Most of the accommodations with a direct sea view and a distance to the water of a few hundred meters are located south of the old town between Al-Sufouh-Road and the beach or on the artificial island Palm Jumeirah.City apartments with luxury factor
A holiday apartment in a skyscraper with a magnificent view or a luxurious apartment with pool, wellness area or fitness room: The high-quality holiday accommodations in Dubai City leave nothing to be desired and are ideally suited for anyone planning a city trip with sightseeing and shopping. Many vacation rentals and apartments are located in the districts of Jumeirah and Umm Suqeim, some in Al-Barsha, close to the popular Mall of the Emirates.
Holiday in Dubai
Location and orientation
With over 2 million inhabitants, Dubai City is not only the capital of the Emirate of Dubai, but also the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. The city in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula is surrounded by desert and borders on the Persian Gulf. The city is divided into two halves by the Dubai Creek, an approximately 14 kilometer long bay of the Persian Gulf. Abras (small ferry boats) bring the pedestrians from one side to the other.Young glittering metropolis with many facets
The highest skyscrapers in the world, artificial islands and indoor skiing: In Dubai everything seems to be possible thanks to petrodollars. The young metropolis is one of the fastest growing regions in the world. Also the tourists, who appreciate the international flair, the high safety standards and the luxury in Dubai, have become an important economic factor.
Travelers and Activities
Those who dream of spending their holidays in an apartment in a skyscraper or experiencing the highest building in the world, Burj Khalifa, up close, should not miss Dubai. The bizarre skyline in the desert emirate includes over 400 skyscrapers, 9 of which are higher than 300 meters.Dubai for active people
From sand surfing to diving, sailing or swimming, from camel trekking or quad riding to indoor skiing at 40°C outside temperature: Active and adventurous visitors get their money's worth in Dubai. All outdoor sports are best practised in the winter months, as it can get extremely hot in summer.
In order to offer passengers shelter from the desert heat, Dubai's transport authority has equipped several hundred bus stops with air-conditioned bus shelters.
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On the 148th floor of Burj Khalifa is the world's highest viewing platform with an incomparable view of Dubai's skyline. An experience for all those who want to enjoy the sunset in the exclusive Skylounge or are looking for extraordinary photo motifs. To avoid long queues, it is advisable to make an online reservation.Desert safari experience
If you feel like discovering the desert, you can book a desert safari with various providers in Dubai. In addition to a jeep tour through the sand dunes, this usually includes camel riding, sandboarding, a falcon show or a Bedouin dinner.Discover Dubai from the water
During a trip on Dubai Creek with a traditional dhow, you will get a variety of perspectives on Dubai and can also catch a glimpse of the oldest districts of Bur Dubai and Deira with historic buildings and the colorful spice market.
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