Glamour, glitz, and gold - the alchemy that is the city of Dubai is a perfect balance of chicness, flamboyance, and modernity with culture and tradition. Desert splendour is best experienced in this architectural marvel of an oasis that is all about palm-shaped colonies, neck-craningly-high buildings, and futuristic transport systems. Shopping festivals, delectable gastronomy, medieval souks that remind you of Arabian Nights, and a bustling, cosmopolitan demographic is what makes Dubai so special. The city has a host of stay options, including amazingly affordable OYO rooms, especially for those travelling on a budget. Here are the top OYO rooms in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Located in the thick of downtown Deira, the OYO 101 Click Hotel is probably one of Dubai’s most popular OYO hotels. Lying just 5 km (3.1 miles) from Dubai International Airport and steps from the Salah Al Din Metro Station, the hotel is well-connected to important landmarks and areas in the city.
Rooms are comfortably furnished in a modern setting and include flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, ensuite bathrooms, and even free in-room breakfast and 24-hour room service. For those looking to get a fair bit of shopping done, there’s no better a place to stay than the OYI 101 Click Hotel since the Gold Souk is just 4 km (2.5 miles) away, while the Dubai Mall and Deira Creek are 8 km (5 miles) and 3 km (1.8 miles) away from the property, respectively.
OYO 101 Click Hotel
Address: Click Hotel, Al Murraqabat Deira - Dubai - United Arab Emirates, Dubai
Price: from 35 USD
CCTV in common areas Facilities for disabled guests Heating Dry cleaning Air conditioning Bottle of water Luggage storage Internet services
The location of the OYO 109 Smana Hotel Al Raffa in Bur Dubai couldn’t be better - the beach is 10 minutes away, the WTC Station is 5 km (3.1 miles) away, the Burjuman Mall is less than 3 km (1.9 miles) away, and the Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa are just a 15-minute drive away.
Not only does this luxurious OYO hotel feature a rooftop swimming pool, it even has an extremely lively nightclub on site. All rooms at the Smana feature comfy furnishings, seating areas, flat-screen satellite TVs, and minibars, while some even have balconies with gorgeous views of Dubai city. What’s more, the hotel even has a fitness centre and a sauna, catering to all kinds of travellers.
In the heart of Dubai’s vibrant Nasr Square lies the Phoenix Hotel, a stunningly modern OYO hotel with amazing connectivity to all of Dubai’s important places and landmarks. The hotel is just a 20-minute drive from Dubai International Airport, as well as the old spice souk and the Al Ghurair Mall, one of Dubai’s oldest malls. The Union Square Metro Station is also just 10 minutes away.
Rooms at the Phoenix feature elegant décor, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and even minibars. Some suites have living rooms, as well. What’s more, the hotel even has a spa and an all-day-dining restaurant!
If you’re looking for budget accommodation in the heart of Bur Dubai, the OYO 118 Dallas Hotel, Burdubai is perhaps your best bet. The budget yet modernly chic hotel is just a 25-minute ride from Dubai International Airport. Rooms at the Dallas Hotel include comfy beds, work desks, flat-screen satellite TVs, free Wi-Fi, and ensuite bathrooms. Suite rooms even have separate seating rooms.
Common amenities at the hotel include a game room and 24-hour room service. What’s more, the surrounding area of Bur Dubai is a great choice for those who’re interested in shopping and sightseeing.
With access to Dubai International Airport, the Gold Souk, and some of Dubai’s best shopping malls, the OYO 297 California Hotel in the middle of lively Deira is a great affordable place to stay in the heart of Dubai. Rooms at the California Hotel are done up in vibrant shades of orange, russet, and red, and have ensuite bathrooms, TVs, and even minibars.
The hotel has a restaurant serving a selection of international dishes and Middle-Eastern specialities and there is also a 24-hour reception desk and an airport shuttle service, making it easy for you to fly in and out of Dubai.
If shopping and visiting Dubai’s many attractions are on your wishlist, stay at the OYO 270 Dream Land Hotel in the heart of central Deira. Not only is the hotel less than a 10-minute walk from the Al Rigga Union and Al Rigga Metro stations, it is also just 5 minutes from the Al Ghurair shopping mall. What’s even better is that it’s also just a 15-minute drive from Dubai International Airport.
Rooms at the OYO 270 Dream Land Hotel feature TVs, private balconies, and comfy beds. The in-house restaurant at the hotel features American and continental breakfasts, a Middle-Eastern menu for lunch, and all-day dining.
Located just 5.6 km (3.5 miles) from Dubai International Airport and halfway between Palm Deira and Baniyas Square Metro Stations, the OYO 140 Al Hashemi Hotel is perhaps your best, affordable base for exploring Dubai. Rooms at the hotel, which also has family suites, feature comfy bedding, free Wi-Fi, fridges and minibars, TVs, and ensuite bathrooms. The hotel also has a 24-hour reception desk, room service, and daily housekeeping. Hop on to the metro which is a short walk from the hotel to see Dubai’s best attractions, including malls, mosques, hotels, souks, and more.
OYO 140 Al Hashemi Hotel
Price: from 38 USD
In the heart of Dubai’s Old District, the OYO 191 Golden Sea Hotel is a great place to stay if you intend to explore the sights and sounds of Dubai. The Grand Mosque is around 6 km (3.7 miles) away, while the Dubai WTC is 9 km (5.6 miles) away, and the City Walk Mall is around 10 km (6.2 miles) away. The Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa are around 13-14 km (8-8.7 miles) away. However, the best part is that the hotel lies right opposite the Palm Deira Metro Station, making it extremely easy for you to get to these sights quickly.
Rooms at the Golden Sea Hotel feature comfy beds, satellite flat-screen TVs, ensuite bathrooms, and even seating areas. If you’re on a budget and still want connectivity and comfort, stay at the Golden Sea Hotel.
If you’re looking for hotels with attached kitchenettes in a prime location in Dubai’s Old Dubai district, then head to the OYO 180 Evin Hotel. The hotel is 10 km (6.2 miles) from City Walk Mall, 8 km (5 miles) from Dubai WTC, 6 km (3.7 miles) from the Grand Mosque, and just 1 km (0.6 miles) from Deira and the Gold Souk.
All rooms at the Evin Hotel feature kitchenettes for whipping up quick meals when you don’t want to step out. The rooms also have ensuite bathrooms, satellite flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and room service. There’s even a paid airport shuttle service.
If you have shopping on your mind while visiting Dubai, then staying at the OYO 165 San Marco Hotel will be perfect for you. The hotel is the ultimate in luxury, featuring an all-day restaurant and even a barbeque area. All rooms are air-conditioned with ensuite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, seating areas, and free Wi-Fi.
The San Marco Hotel has a gift shop, cash machine, an on-site car rental service, and a 24-hour front desk. What’s more, the Palm Deira Metro Station is just a five-minute walk from the hotel, connecting it to all of Dubai’s attractions and sights.
Staying at the OYO hotels of Dubai
You don’t have to let go of luxury if you stay at any of the OYO hotels in Dubai - especially if you choose from the list above. Not only are they well-connected and feature modern rooms and great amenities, but they are also not heavy on the pocket. Check out these OYO hotels for your next trip to the glittering city of Dubai.
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