With its majestic high-rise buildings and lavish beaches, it’s no wonder the United Arab Emirates is a prime travel destination. For those in search of the perfect luxurious getaway, put the Emirates on your holiday hotlist.
Nature-lovers and cultural enthusiasts alike are sure to enjoy the metropolitan area of Sharjah in particular. From vast desert sands to historical museums, there’s so much to see and do! Every type of tourist will find something they enjoy in this bustling city found on the Southern Persian Gulf coast. The third largest city in the United Arab Emirates, it’s also been dubbed by some as the nation’s cultural capital, given its heritage areas and other efforts to preserve the city’s history.
Can’t wait to book your flight ticket? Be sure to check out these Airbnb vacation rentals to top off your holiday too!
If you’re the kind of traveler that values your interactions with others and places host hospitality above all else, this accommodation will meet these needs. A stay in this furnished bedroom is elevated by the impeccable hosting by the Airbnb host, whose attention to detail and sublime hosting services have earned him a ‘Super Host’ title for 18 consecutive months. The room itself has all you need for nights of rest, whether you’re traveling as a couple, solo, or for business. While found in Sharjah, Dubai is easily accessible by taxi – perfect for day trips out to the big city.
SuperHost: 1 Private Bedroom neat & tidy apartmentSharjah, United Arab Emirates
Top guest reviewsthe temperature in our room was comfortable without air conditioningnice clean room with good food in neighborhoodhe is very smart house is clean & friendlythe room is very comfortable and cleanwe stayed for 7 nights and the room is clean and big and price is very reasonabletheir apartment was spacious clean and perfectly equipped
Host:this man is a great hostour hosts were very welcoming and made us feel at home in their apartmentawesome host very accommodating and welcomingmy request was clearly confirmed by the host using the airbnb messagekhurram and humara were the perfect hostsRead more reviewsthe location is very central and idealthe place had a perfect location for those needing to be close to the airportit is a really nice place on great locationif you don't want stay in downtown definitely go for sharjah and stay at khurram's placetheir accommodations were great the proximity to places of interest worked very well with our plans
Ever watched a Hollywood blockbuster and seen the luxurious, top-floor apartments that offer an unbeatable view of the city? If you’ve ever wanted to experience living like that, this accommodation option is the one for you! Experience a similarly extravagant experience in this apartment on the 40th floor of a magnificent skyscraper. As it’s found on the Dubai-Sharjah border, the stunning city of Dubai is less than 2km (1.2 mi) away. Apart from the beds in the bedrooms, the apartment also has a number of other pullout beds, sofas and sofa beds, so you can fit up to 12 travelers here comfortably. Just below the apartment, there’s a supermarket, restaurant, and even a salon. Other facilities like a pool, gym and steam room are also found in the building and are available for holidayers’ use.
2 bdr on top floor (40th)-sea view-Whole ApartmentDubai, United Arab Emirates
Top guest reviewswe had a lovely family get together in this two bedroom 40th floor apartment with a great viewthe rooms where super comfortable and organisedour stay was quite comfortableclean and spacious apartmentapartment was was clean and spaciousmy stay was excellent and the apartment was big and extremely cleanthe house is clean spacious and has a nice viewthe tiled floors were easy to keep clean & the kitchen is a good size
Host:very responsive and helpful hosthighly recommended very lovely n pleasant hostthe co-host was also pleasant and friendlyshami is co-operative and he is great hostthe caretaker ismail was ever smiling and helpfulRead more reviewsa nice place close to everythingthough the travel distance to dubai main places is more but you can manage easily with taxisbeautiful apartment at nice location perfect for family staytaxis were easy to come by and the shopping malls close by were reasonably pricedbest deal as compared to other properties in dubai* good location
Enjoy all you need for a comfortable stay at an affordable price! Apart from resting in this perfectly cozy room, you also enjoy access to the kitchen for when you just can’t wait to satisfy those hunger pangs. The room itself is furnished with a television that has Netflix and cable connection, for those days and evenings when you just want to laze in bed with a good show. It’s in a prime location too, with the touristic spot of Al Qasba just five blocks away. When it comes to accessibility, this listing comes out on top too, with the Dubai-Sharjah border and Sharjah main bus stand just ten and five minutes away by car respectively.
The crib 1 comfy, Cozy, Private RmSharjah, United Arab Emirates
Top guest reviewsthe room was very nice internet was goodapartment is clean and very nicely maintainedthe apartment is clean and stylishthe room was very clean pleasant to be inthe apartment itself is so beautiful and so cleani was chauffeured from the airport and the room was clean spacious and tidy
Host:james is a nice hostjames was a fantastic hostjames is an absolutely great hostjames is a host who really cares for his guestsjames was a great hostRead more reviewsnice place best location in sharjaheasy to find the location and the apartment is very well furnishedthe neighbourhood is safe and good toothe place is in a great location and very easy to get a taxihis place is a bit far from main attractions
Catch a glimpse of both cities in this spacious two-bedroom apartment. Guests will stay in a private bedroom, found in the corner of the apartment so that guests can be assured of their privacy and personal space. The bathroom and kitchen area are both shared, with appliances like a washing machine available for use as well. Shopping centers are within walking distance for your convenience, and there’s also a 24-hour supermarket and a restaurant at the bottom of the building if you’d like something nearer.
Dubai/Sharjah Border- your home is here!!!Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Top guest reviewsvery nice and clean place surrounded by a lovely familly thank you
Host:hosts were so kind and helpfulfantastic hosts very helpful and accommodatingyou can chat with this friendly couple or have your privacytheir hospitality has been remarkable in a family friendly residential areathis place is clean and host are very hospitable i’ll surely recommend this hostRead more reviewsthe airport is easily accessible by bus and by taxithe location is really good at the very border with dubaiwould definitely recommend staying its a great locationi really enjoyed staying shruti's place with my family great location and clean
Found near the Sharjah-Dubai border, the bustling city of Dubai is just a minute away from this cozy bedroom listing! Apart from being near the main city, the bus station, supermarket, top restaurants and even the Sahara Center Mall can be reached on foot too. The bedroom itself is located in a two-bedroom house, with the kitchen, living area and bathroom shared amongst occupants. If you prefer to take public transport around the city when you travel, the hosts can kindly provide two bus or metro cards to ease your travels. These prove to be very helpful in getting to the center of Dubai too! All the hosts ask for is your kind consideration when using the common spaces, so all occupants can enjoy a pleasant stay in the apartment.
Superhost, Private-Budget Room 1 min walk to Dubai
This private room is located independently from the bungalow the hosts reside in, so guests can be assured of having their own private and personal space. Guests also enjoy access to a personal bathroom found just outside the bedroom. The room itself comfortably accommodates two, and it comes with basic amenities. For access to wifi, do note that guests will have to pay an additional charge per device per night. If you need an airport transfer for your arrival, the hosts can arrange that in advance for you as well. All in all, for its reasonable price, this private room is perfect for a budget stay in Sharjah.
Room for comfort
Found just a 15-minute drive from the airport, this room is worth considering for those having a layover in Sharjah and would much rather prefer spending a night in a bed rather than in the airport. Even if you aren’t driving, the accommodation can be reached by bus, which conveniently stops right on the apartment’s doorstep. Grocery stores are found nearby if you need to stock up on any snacks, personal items or anything else you might need for your short layover. The host is helpful, responsive and kind, and previous guests have commented that her hospitality makes it feel as if you are staying in the house of a friend.
Room for Transit
Having just been renovated in 2017, the Wardah Hotel Apartments are assuredly clean, modern, and close to brand new. During your stay, the Wardah team will be around to clean the rooms and ensure your stay is as pleasant as possible. Guests have praised Wardah for having polite and helpful staff, so if that’s a huge consideration for you when booking a space, there’s no cause for concern here! The space is reasonably priced given the service and location, as it’s close to many shops, restaurants and malls. The heat won’t be able to get you down during your holiday either, as all rooms are comfortably air-conditioned.
Wardah Hotel Apartments Double Bedroom HallSharjah, United Arab Emirates
The private bedroom features a full queen-sized bed and a private bathroom with a tub, with access to the living area, kitchen, washing machine, and even the hosts’ computer. Do note that this listing is exclusively for females, for both short and long-term stays.
Elite Room in Sharjah exclusively for femalesSharjah, United Arab Emirates
If you’re on the more adventurous side, give this couch-surfing listing a shot! Spend a restful and affordable night on the hosts’ couch and you might find yourself making a good friend while you’re at it. Although a little out of their comfort zone for some, the location and price are unbeatable.
a couch or inflatable mattress. For travellersSharjah, United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates' cultural capital
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