A boutique hotel gives you an interesting and unique twist on traditional hotel stays. Most boutique hotels are smaller, which means fewer crowds to deal with. If you’re looking to socialize with all kinds of vibrant and compelling travellers or make some new networking connections, then maybe a boutique hotel is a better choice for you. We’ve picked the best boutique stays in and around Dubai for the picture perfect getaway.
At La Ville the metropolitan City Walk is just below your feet. Located in downtown Dubai, La Ville gives you all the convenience and none of the noise. The hotel’s location right at City Walk means all you hear is the quiet foot traffic. Even though La Ville Hotel and Suites accommodates 156 rooms, their understated low-rise building surrounded by greenery makes it feel like a dream.
One&Only boasts privacy and seclusion in their 94 (over-sized) room resort. You can book a villa, an entire mansion or a whole 8-unit manor for yourself or the family. This romantic getaway is best enjoyed with a significant other or a luxurious family vacation. I promise you won’t be disappointed.
If you’re looking for sand dunes, camel rides, and desert drives then Al Maha has all the authentic Bedouin lifestyle experiences for you. With 42 rooms, this uniquely themed desert luxury boutique resort gives you a taste of Dubai like you would never believe. Less than an hour outside of Dubai’s bustling city, you’ll find Al Maha’s Desert Resort for an Arabian holiday that you’ll never forget.
Located in the heart of Emirates Hills, Address Montgomerie’s 21 boutique rooms will have you feeling like you’re the Kings and Queens of Arabia. With spas, restaurants, and a championship golf course on-site, there’s no shortage of wonderful things to do and see. You’ll feel just far enough away from the bustling city to achieve peak relaxation while still only a 20-minute ride to attractions like the Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa.
This urban lifestyle hub right in the middle of downtown Dubai gives you that boutique feel with as many as 156 rooms available. Its stylized and contemporary decor along with access to the beautiful swimming pool and fitness centre will keep you entertained and relaxed. Vida is even a quick 10-minute walk to The Dubai Fountain, Burj Khalifa, and the Dubai Mall.
Located opposite the Dubai Safari Park, this lovely resort will feel like you’re own oasis. With 39 rooms to offer, the boutique-style resort has a fun polo theme with its own championship polo field. If you’re looking to relax in style, Meliã Desert Palm Resort & Spa is a perfect place to wind down.
This adorable 21-room boutique hotel offers you the best location between The Palm Jumeirah and Dubai’s city centre. It couldn’t bring more of the best of both worlds. The Park Regis’ location boasts a mixture of traditional, historical, and artistic decor with just the right added twist of modern heritage. This is the best place for beach bums and city dwellers alike.
Contributing Writer: Sabrina Pavelic