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Cheap Hotels in Dubai

Contrary to the fact that Dubai is one of the most luxurious cities in the world in many aspects, there are several cheap hotels in Dubai for those who cannot afford a pricier accommodation. In this article, we would like to represent you with some of the districts and areas where you can find cheap hotels in Dubai.

Dubai, thanks to the enhanced air traffic has become the target of lots of tourists and the emirate wants to do its best to make itself affordable also for those, who do not have the budget to pay high sums for staying in Dubai. These accommodations have been created for all those who arrive as viewers of any of the international competitions that are held in Dubai, arrive as tourists or arrive as backpackers to visit the whole emirates the cheapest way. Dubai is geographically very close to Iran , Pakistan and India as well who, thanks to the cheap hotels in Dubai can freely come to spend their money on shopping for example. There are typical areas where you can find cheap hotels in Dubai. These areas include the older part of the city; these parts are pretty close to the airport too, which make them perfect for those who don’t want to spend a long time in the city, who stay as stopover passengers or who simply have small budget. These areas include the Deira and Bur Dubai areas. More specifically Deira’s two districts are the Al Rigga and Al Muraqqabat districts of Deira and Bur Dubai and Al Mankhool districts within the Bur Dubai area. Al Rigga is a district where mainly Indians and Pakistanis live.

Therefore, Indians generally own the cheap hotels in Dubai in Al Rigga. These hotels come in every category , sometimes you can get a room in one of the low category hotels for as low as 20 EUR for a night, but keep in consideration that many of the cheaper hotels have sometimes as many as 3 in-house nightclubs and they partly serve as brothels. If you are to stay in Al Rigga, make some research on the hotel you are to stay at. If you stay on one of the upper floors of a hotel with nightclubs, then you have a good chance of these not disturbing your sleep. You can also check out whether the hotel is close to a mosque as the Adan, or call for pray may disturb many, starting as early as 4 o’clock in the morning. Besides this, the hotels of Al Rigga and the Al Muraqqabat districts, being right next to each other, are very popular because these areas are full of restaurants, bars, discos, shops, hypermarkets and shopping malls as well. The hotels of these areas are arguably the cheapest hotels in Dubai. In Bur Dubai district, facing Al Rigga of Deira only lying on the opposite side of the Dubai Creek also hosts some great and cheap hotels in Dubai; there are several hostels here for backpackers too.

Before looking for cheap hotels in Dubai, please consider the following: if you are not married with your boy- or girlfriend, then you will need to stay in separate rooms. So, count with your budget accordingly. Many mid category hotels have great discounts in different seasons, so before deciding on cheap hotels in Dubai, check out some discount offers of 3 and 4 Star hotels too.