15 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Dubai, UAE - Updated 2021

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Burj Khalifa, the Palm Jumeirah and Dubai Fountains are among the coolest man-made attractions in the world - and they’re all waiting for you to come see them for yourself! From a port of call to a stunning metropolis, Dubai’s rapid growth has stunned the world. There are many shopping malls and attractions to visit here, as well as a myriad of things to do. It’s hard to believe that the very first hotel was built in just 1959 as opposed to the myriad of hotels to choose from today. However, you don’t need to spend a fortune at other nearby hotels for a short stay. These top Airbnbs in Dubai, UAE, may just be the thing for you.

1. Apartment with stunning ocean views in Palm Jumeirah (from USD 180)

Stay right in the crescent of Palm Jumeirah in this 2150-square-foot (199.74-square-meter) two-bedroom apartment and enjoy sweeping views of the ocean and of the whole city from its balconies. The apartment has one king bed and two single beds that are enough to sleep up to five guests. It is air-conditioned and equipped with an ample kitchen, a large flat-screen TV, laundry facilities, and more. Guests also have full access to the property’s outdoor pool, fitness center, and beach.

Fantastic Sea View | Newly Furnished 2BR | FREE Beach & Pool
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
21 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the swimming pool was very nice with varying depths and the jacuzzi was a bonus
daniil’s place was perfect the space is large clean and comfortable with beautiful sea views
brand new developmet with lovely pool
it was great the apartment it self definitely matches the pictures
Cleanliness:
the apartment was sparkling clean spacious and very comfortable
it was very clean we knew the location and what it meant for us
Host:
awesome hosts super friendly and helpful for local whereabouts
daniil’s is a great host and the place is perfect
daniil is a helpful host too and communicates promptly and accurately
daniil is an excellent host and very responsive
Location:
all in all a highly recommended apartment and location for relaxing and enjoyment both inside and out
just off the pool is walking distance access to the sandy beach for relaxing walking or collecting seashells
spacious apartment with generous kitchen and bathroom with bath and walk in shower
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2. Urban sanctuary in a duplex loft (from USD 142)

airbnb dubai | urban sanctuary in a duplex loft
Source: Airbnb

If you’re looking for an awesome vacation rental in Dubai, this is may be the right one for you. This loft apartment boasts great views of the city. This Airbnb is an open-plan layout, mezzanine with two bathrooms, a double bed and an air mattress. Guests have the entire loft to themselves and can use the fully-equipped kitchen. There’s also WiFi, free parking, 24/7 security, a gym & pool.

Work from Home in Duplex Loft Apartment with Home Cinema
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
118 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view of jlt from the apartment balcony
the internet in the apartment was perfect
strong ac and wifi bluetooth stereo polite security quiet neighbors
this place is great very cool apartment nice balcony easy parking good view over the jumeriah lake towers area
amazing apartment great views and very clean
Cleanliness:
it was clean spacious and well organised
i loved how stylish and clean the place was
the place is very modern and clean
his apartment is exactly as the photos suggest and is clean funky and easy (parking was too )
everything was clean and we've felt at home immediately
Host:
very communicative and helpful host
amazing place and amazing host
the host is better than the place; very helpful and responses super quickly
dan is great host he has very quick response to your need
dan a great host was checking and making sure that everything was okay
Location:
cute loft with great location
the location is great too
the location is excellent close to train tram and a short walk to the marina
what an amazing duplex apartment in a great location in jlt
gorgeous apartment in a convenient location
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Monthly discount: 20% off

3. Large boutique condominium by the Metro with pool and gym (from USD 400)

This lovely accommodation sleeps up to 5 guests. It comes with 3 beds and a bathroom. The building is located in the Jumeirah Lakes Towers neighborhood. When you reside in this condominium, you are situated just 10 minutes away from the beach. Modern interiors and equipped with the latest technology, the unit comes with voice-activated air-conditioner and music channels. Additionally, there’s Netflix subscription on the 55-inch 4K UHDTV.

As this unit is located just a minute away from the Metro, it is conveniently situated for those who intend to explore the place. When you return from exploring the shops and sights, end the day at the pool, gym, or sauna. Furthermore, the unit comes with free parking, WiFi connectivity, elevator access, and a kitchenette.

Large Boutique Condo by Metro with Free Parking!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
146 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice pool deck gender-based gym washer/dryer combo
the view from the balcony is great and nice to sit for breakfast while planning the day ahead
we are a family of 4 and the apartment fit us very comfortable
the beds are very comfortable and there is a iron and ironing board
we could also take advantage of the residence amenities like swimming pool gym area play area etc
Cleanliness:
very clean and well appointed
the place was clean and neat
the flat was clean and very comfortable
the apartment itself was perfectly clean at arrival
comfortable and very clean
Host:
the staff at reception were also friendly and helpful
zamil was a great host
zamil was a great host
zamil was a great and friendly host with quick responses
very friendly and helpful host
Location:
perfect location for exploring dubai
the location is perfect
great location with wonderful accessibility to metro
the location next to the metro and tram is perfect
excellent location for stay in dubai
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4. Luxurious two-bedroom apartment in downtown Dubai (from USD 544)

This serviced apartment in Dubai is conveniently located in the downtown area of the city. You are just a five-minute walk from the Dubai Mall. The Carrefour Express is literally a three-minute walk away. The unit can sleep up to five people. It comes with free valet parking and access to a pool and a gym. For your convenience, it comes with elevator access, cable TV, and a kitchenette.

The unit is clean, well-maintained, and looked after by a superhost. After a busy day exploring, why not relax and enjoy the stunning view from the balcony. Do note that the unit is not pet-friendly, and guests may not smoke or host parties or events. For your convenience, you access the unit via self-check-in with a lock box.

Luxurious 2 Bdrm Downtown Dubai Burj Khalifa view
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
81 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place has an amazing view from the balcony and from the rooms
pretty nice property had a view of burj khalifa from his room
lovely place with a nice view and pool
the whole apartment air-conditioned and always nice and cool regardless of how hot outside was
stylish apartment with an amazing rooftop infinity pool with a great view
Cleanliness:
extremely clean apartment
a very clean & luxurious place
the place was super clean and comfortable
the apartment is modern clean and the beds really comfortable
the place is super clean and comfortable
Host:
lovely and helpful security staff
hadi was a excellent host
finally hadi & anna was really good and helpful host
hadi is the perfect host
hadi was very kind and responded quickly to any questions
Location:
very good location very close to dubai mall
the location was amazing
great location and beautiful apartment
great location right near dubai mall and only 20 mins from airport
fantastic location great apartment building
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5. Cozy studio (from USD 92)

cozy studio
Source: Airbnb

Located in the Marina, this studio can accommodate up to three guests. The studio is close to the Marina Mall and Jumeirah Beach Residence Walk (lots of dining options and shops), as well as the beach. Some amenities include air-conditioning, TV (with over 300 channels), WiFi and parking. Guests can also take advantage of the fully-equipped kitchen and are invited to use the condo’s swimming pool and gym.

Cozy Studio | Dubai Marina | W/Parking, Pool & Gym
Dubai Marina, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
60 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
aziz’s airbnb is as described cosy apartment within a 15min taxi to the attractions of old and new dubai
Cleanliness:
the flat was clean location was amazing communication was perfect with aziz
the apartment was nice and clean
space is small but clean and perfect for the solo traveler or couple
aziz's studio apartment in dubai marina is extremely comfortable clean and conveniently located
Host:
aziz is a brilliant host
aziz is an amazing host
i'd highly recommend him as a host
aziz is a great host and very helpful and responsive
he was very responsive to any questions and concerns and provided us with great local tips
Location:
good location near metro station
great location just a minute walk to the train station marina walk way is also near by
amazing location and good value
it is really close to some of the major attractions in dubai
the location was perfect and literally steps away from great restaurants and activities
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6. Downtown Burj Khalifa master bedroom (from USD 423)

Downtown Burj Khalifa Master Bedroom
Source: Airbnb

Be welcomed with open arms by your gracious host family in this 1,800 square feet modern apartment. Immaculate and comfortable, this centrally located Downtown Dubai apartment overlooks the Burj Khalifa and stunning fountains. In addition to staying in a spacious master bedroom, you’ll also have access to the condominium’s gym and pool. There are also tons of shops nearby including beauty salons, yoga centers, hair salons and a myriad of dining options for you to choose from.

DOWNTOWN Best location 2 BDR Burj Khalifa view
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
161 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi in the bedroom is very good
the wifi didnt work that well otherwise good experience
room is without air condition but it's just good
wifi was a bit spotty at times but other than that everything was great
despite what is stated in some of the previous reviews i thought the wifi worked perfectly well
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish
was clean and safe
everything was nice clean and well organised
our ensuit bathroom was very clean and towels were provided and refreshed if we needed
bedroom and bathroom are very clean neat and spacious
Host:
amazing host and was frequently responding to my concerns and questions
her maid was extra kind and helpfull
tami is an amazing host
tami was a great host
they were friendly and helpful
Location:
great location still close to dubai mall
the location is just great
good neighborhood close to dubai mall
located in good place just 8 minutes by taxi to metro station (dubai mall) to every where
great location just 10 mins walk from burj khalifa and dubai mall
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7. Pristine master bedroom (from USD 158)

pristine master bedroom
Source: Airbnb

Don’t miss the unparalleled sunrise view from the 51st floor - it’s definitely worth waking up for! This pristine master room is a bright and colourful room full of character located in the heart of Dubai Marina. This condominium in Dubai offers access to both indoor and outdoor pools, as well as a separate gym for both men and women. The tram, Barsti Beach and Marina Walk are all a short 5-minute walk away.

Pristine Apartment Sunrise View at 51st
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
351 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the attached balcony of the room is really spectacular and just stunning
the view from the room is stunning
the apartment is very neat and the view from the balcony is breathtaking
beautiful room with a great view and excellent position
comfortable apartment with great access to amenities nearby including public transport
Cleanliness:
the place was perfect clean and stylish
very clean and lovely views
visit this place its really nice and clean and worth of money
very spacious and clean room overlooking the marina
the room is spacious and very clean
Host:
andrea & cristina were amazing hosts
great contact with host and crew
andrei is a good host and also quick in his response
andrei was very responsive to questions that we asked
andrei and dominika both hosts are responsive
Location:
location is really good everything is close by
great affordable apartment close to dubai marina
great location and pleasant stay
the location is very nice as well being centrally located
a great place centrally located and close to public transport
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8. Luxurious marina apartment near JBR beach (from USD 71)

This nice, beachfront accommodation is the best place to stay in a relaxing and luxurious summer holiday. Apart from being located so close to the beach, it’s also conveniently situated in an area with easy access to the tram. Guests here stay at a one-bedroom studio apartment, with a living room, a bathroom, and a work area.

Luxurious 1BR Marina Apt near JBR beach 1min tram
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
109 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities inside the apartment were as promised
good luck with wet poodles in your bathroom and hot and cold air mixing into the flat
the furniture is very stylish and the bed was huge
please note however that the wifi can be great one day and very slow the next
very nice bed and sofa
Cleanliness:
apartment is clean and neat
it was super clean and comfortable to stay
the apartment was clean and had everything we needed
the apartment was nice and clean and came with everything we needed
a clean and modern apartment in a fantastic location
Host:
the hospitality of host is really awesome
the host was really accommodating and helpful
very friendly and service minded host
host are always available to help and guide
a wonderful place and an amazing host this is what you call a perfect combination
Location:
location is too good
great location very close to tram
the location is great just a short walk from the dubai marina
great apartment in a great location
great apartment in a great location
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9. Private cottage

Private Cottage
Source: Airbnb

If you’re looking for something more laidback and less industrial, this private cottage is just the thing for you. With its snug interior and safe location, the cottage is nestled among lallang and creeper vines. You’ll be close to the zoo and will even wake up to the roar of a majestic lion or an excited squeal from a chimpanzee. The beach and Mercato Mall are just 7 minutes away and your exceptional host will go above and beyond her duty to make you feel welcomed.

Private cottage, superb beach area
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
111 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage has all the amenities (including a good wifi) needed for a comfortable stay
we stayed here over a week and took turns on the couch which was comfortable
the wifi was strong and the bed was comfy i could not have asked for more
the bed is excellent as described
the bathroom and bedroom were also great; nicely furnished and with everything you would need
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and very comfortable
the place itself was clean and perfect for my needs
was clean and tidy and the housekeeper was absolutely lovely
the cottage is even better than advertised and pictured it was indeed cozy and clean
and you have plenty of clean free beach well kept toilets shower and restaurants
Host:
great host and great apartment
maureen is nice host
maureen was a great host
maureen is a good host
maureen is an excellent host
Location:
perfectly located close to jumeira beach walking distance to grocery stores shops and restaurants
good location close to shopping mall and restaurants
a good equiped base close to the mercato shopping mall and beach
it was really well located and walking distance to shops restaurants and the beach
it was a great location
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10. Amazing apartment with private beach and sea view

amazing apartment with private beach and sea view
Source: Airbnb

An apartment in the Al Bateen Residences, you’re located on the famous JBR walk and directly next to the beach. You’ll have panoramic views of the sea from the living area. There are two bedrooms, both with a king-sized bed, there’s also two bathrooms and a washroom. Some amenities of this listing include WiFi, TV (with more than 200 channels) and air-conditioning. Guests are also welcome to use the Al Bateen Residences’ amenities, such as the gym, pools, sauna, spa and kids playing area.

Beachfront Living at Its Best - Full Sea View
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
22 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice apartment with great view
the rooms are fresh repaired the furniture is new
the pool and beach access were very enjoyable and the pictures are accurate on the listing
the apartment and furnishing are spotless and the view provides its own entertainment
thre apartment is fantastic
Cleanliness:
the rooms were elegant clean and spacious
the apartment is very stylish clean and has a great view
Host:
the whole team at deluxe were helpful efficient and polite
Location:
dubai is a great location for a family holiday and the building and location are well secured
the place is great from all perspective location check in etc
excellent location absolutely beautiful and definitely an apartment that you have to stay at
the apartment's location is excellent just like the apartment itself exactly like on the pictures
we didn't need to worry though as this apartment is in the ideal location
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11. Luxurious home in a great location

luxurious home in a great location
Source: Airbnb

Located a five-minute walk from Mall of The Emirates, this spacious home is furnished luxuriously. Guests will have the entire home to themselves. There’s a queen-sized bed in the bedroom and both a double and sofa bed in the common areas – comfortably fitting six guests. Other amenities include high-speed WiFi, TV, air-conditioning, and a fully-equipped kitchen for guests to prepare their own meals.

Fantastic Home Luxury Super location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
75 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
neatly apartment on 15 floor and nice view background
cozy appartement with a nice view
the place is as real as in the photos very cozy and beautiful
it was very comfortable and had all the amenities necessary to enjoy your time in dubai
fully equipped kitchen stunning bathroom amazing living area
Cleanliness:
there was dust all about the place and it really needs to be clean
all in all it was a very clean and comfortable place to stay
the house is comfortable and clean
the apartment was well furnished clean with a modern touch to it
the apartment is really nice clean and you can find there everything you need during your stay
Host:
the response from the host was quick and was helpful
the host is very good in responding quickly and efficiently
antoun was very helpful and responsive to our requests
antoun and tania were excellent hosts
even the staff at the reception was very helpful and polite altogether great place to stay
Location:
located in the perfect neighbourhood
great location to explore dubai
the location of this apartment is amazing
the location of the apartment is very good
easily access any location in town from here
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12. En-suite bedroom on Sheikh Zayed Road

En suite Bedroom on Sheikh Zayed Road
Source: Airbnb

Home to a loving and accommodating family of four, this 4-bedroom apartment is just right outside Emirates Tower Metro Station with a sizeable number of dining options around. Your private bedroom is an all-white ensemble complete with personal touches and a handy guide to getting around Dubai. Moreover, your warm and welcoming host will treat you as a member of her own family. The view of the city from your window is also a big plus!

Ensuite bedroom in Sheikh Zayed Rd

13. Dubai-JLT private room

Dubai-JLT Private Room
Source: www.airbnb.com

With access to amenities such as the cooker, fridge, microwave, coffee machine and washing machine, this cozy private room with an en suite bathroom is a great accommodation that suits all your basic needs. You’ll also have access to the rooftop pool, gym, sauna room and steam room. Your laidback and knowledgeable host has an extensive knowledge on the ins and outs of Dubai itself and many vouchers for numerous exquisite fine-dining restaurants. Just a 10-minute walk from the Dubai Marina and a 15-minute walk from the beach, this private room is truly a solo backpacker’s paradise.

Dubai-JLT-Private Room with En Suite

14. Rental in a fantastic location on Palm Jumeirah

Fantastic Location on Palm Jumeirah
Source: Airbnb

Think of Dubai and Palm Jumeirah is one of the first things that comes to mind. Why not stay on the iconic stretch of beach itself? You’ll be staying with your welcoming hosts who will give you lots of valuable information about the city. However, you’ll be staying in your very own comfortable room with a small fridge and en suite bathroom to boot. You’ll love the apartment’s swimming pool, gym and proximity to the sea. Atlantis, Aquaventure and the Marina are also all a 5-minute drive away.

Fantastic Location on Palm Jumeirah
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
174 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the swimming pools were lovely
great room with amazing view from balcony
the room was very spacious and the view outside the balcony was beautiful
good lighting and good air conditioning
the view from the room was super
Cleanliness:
the bedroom was well maintained clean and just all around perfect
great location and very clean and modern apartment
the room was really nice and also very clean
bathroom comes with a huge bathtub everything is nice and clean
the room is exactly as described very clean well equipped and has a comfortable bed
Host:
mike is a very nice host
big thank you to our hosts
easygoing and nice host
the hosts are friendly and give you precious pieces of advice
great and very welcoming host
Location:
great location on the palm
the location is perfect
great sushi place a few blocks away
location is great with lots of restaurants and transport options within walking distance
the location is perfect for all the main attractions in dubai
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15. Charming studio for couples with high speed internet

Those traveling to Dubai for their honeymoon or simply just backpacking on a budget should consider booking this fully furnished studio flat for two just in the city center of Dubai. This flat can accommodate couples in a king-size bedroom with a clean bathroom and complete toiletries. The flat is around 600 sqft (55.7 sqm) and has basic kitchen amenities and electric cooking appliances, as well as cable TV in the living room area. Guests can also take advantage of the building’s gym, pool, and free parking space for those coming in for just a long weekend. See Dubai without the hassle of worrying where to sleep every night on the dime, book this superb Airbnb accommodation and experience Dubai at its finest.

Fully Funished Studio Apartment1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
120 reviews
Room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In Dubai, UAE

1. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in Dubai?

If you want to live the high life, try staying at these luxury Airbnbs while you’re in the city: i.) Luxurious marina apartment near JBR beach ii.) Luxurious home in a great location iii.) Luxurious two-bedroom apartment in Downtown, Dubai

2. Which are the best Airbnbs near Burj Khalifa?

If you don’t want to go far to visit the world-famous Burj Kalifa, you can check out this luxurious two-bedroom apartment in Downtown Dubai or this two-bedroom flat.

3. Which Airbnbs are close to Dubai Airport?

If you want to stay close to the airport, consider staying at this luxurious two-bedroom apartment in Downtown Dubai or this two-bedroom flat.

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