Dubai, better known as the millionaire’s playground, has cemented its place as a top tourist destination all thanks to its futuristic mega-structures, opulent shopping hubs, traditional and fusion eats, as well as unique landmarks.
Finding a place to stay for a vacation can be overwhelming especially for those visiting the city for the first time! That’s why we’ve scoured Airbnb for some of the best rentals to check out in Dubai! The best part? You don’t need a sheik’s bank account to score a gorgeous Airbnb rental!
Marina Pinnacle Room
The Marina Pinnacle residential building is located just 3 minutes away from Dubai Marina, right in front of the famed Marina Walk. This colorful serviced room is the perfect place to stay for solo travelers and couples. It brings together the comforts of home and the ambiance of a luxury hotel. The interiors are a perfect blend of colors and decors. The room even has its own balcony, offering a gorgeous view of the Marina Canal!
The studio offers a cozy bedroom, a private bath, and a work area. The living room and dining/kitchen are shared with other guests. The highlight of the room is the beachfront area, which is just a few minutes’ walk from the highway! Check out the full listing here.
DIFC Modern Apartment
Want an apartment that’s just 5 minutes away from Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, and the World Trade Center? Have we got the perfect Airbnb rental for you! This stunning apartment is located in DIFC, an area that’s bustling with trendy cafés, bars, and fabulous restos. It’s just 2 minutes away from Dubai’s Financial Centre Metro so the apartment is accessible! You’ll love the rental’s soft, neutral interiors, the contemporary furnishings, as well as the hi-tech amenities!
The Airbnb rental has a cozy living room, dining room, fully stocked kitchen, bathroom, and a bedroom with two beds. Floor to ceiling windows gives a full view of Dubai’s colorful cityscapes! The rental is perfect for a small family or a group of friends eager to explore what the city has to offer. Interested? Check out the full listing here.
Palm Jumeirah Beachfront Apartment
Here’s the perfect room for beach bunnies out there! Located in the trendy Palm Jumeirah area, this apartment offers an unadulterated view of the sea. The bright turquoise waters complement the apartment’s neutral interiors!
The apartment is located in the Club Vista Mare building, a luxury residential area that’s surrounded by trendy restos, bars, restos, and shisha cafes! The apartment has a sizable living room, a dining area, a kitchenette, and a private bathroom. The bedroom is set near the window so you can enjoy the stunning view! Reserve this fabulous crib here.
Palm Jumeirah Minimalist Studio
Something for minimalist aficionados out there! An award-winning Dubai-based interior designer designed this elegant studio so you know you’ll definitely enjoy your stay here. It comes with all the comforts you can expect from a luxury suite but the room is surprisingly affordable!
This Airbnb rental is located in the heart of Palm Jumeirah, one of the most luxurious neighborhoods in the city. It is perfect for a small family and can accommodate up to 3 guests. The apartment offers a bedroom, a minimalist living room, a seating/dining area, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The rental is set near the pool area so a refreshing dip is just steps away! Learn more about this fancy rental here.
New Dubai Studio Apartment
This Airbnb rental is just minutes away from the iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel, one of the city’s most recognizable landmarks. It’s the perfect place to stay for shopaholics and foodies because the apartment is just steps away from the city’s finest shopping districts and restaurants.
The rental is located in New Dubai, which is near the beaches. It’s a brand new apartment that comes with fabulous perks including 24 hours security, covered car parking, unlimited, high-speed internet. The rental is quite big, perfect for a group of 5. It boasts a retro-style living room, a seating area with an Intragrammable mirrored wall, a full kitchen, and a bathroom. Know more about this rental here.
Marina Canal Studio
This tastefully furnished studio apartment offers a breathtaking view of the Marina Canal from its balcony. Located just 5 minutes away from the metro station, this centrally located studio apartment is fully furnished with modern pieces of furniture and decors. You’ll love the apartment’s sleep look and hi-tech amenities.
The apartment is suitable for honeymooning couples, solo travelers, or guests on a business trip. It offers a living area, a full bathroom, an open plan kitchen and dining area. The massive bed sits opposite the balcony so you’ll always wake up to the gorgeous view of the Marina canal. Book this Airbnb rental here.
House of Pallets
This unique apartment has perfected the rustic look with its bare brick walls and wooden furniture made from, you guessed right, pallets! The House of Pallets is located in the heart of Dubai Marina so it’s just a few minutes away from the hottest restos and bars.
Feel like going to the beach? This Airbnb rental is just a 5-minute walk away from the beach, perfect for lazy days when you just want to work on your tan. This apartment is suitable for 3 guests. It comes with a private bathroom, a bedroom, bathroom, dining room and kitchen. It also boasts of a balcony that offers a great view of the water! Check out the full listing here.
Dubai Downtown High-rise Rental
This beautifully decorated Airbnb rental boasts of a fantastic view of downtown Dubai! You’ll love its spacious living room, the elegant neutral interiors, and of course, the massive bedroom. Virtually all rooms feature wall to floor glass windows to showcase the stunning views of Burj Khalifa.
This is quite a sizable rental; it is suitable for up to 6 guests. It has 2 bedrooms with 4 beds, 2 private bathrooms, a sizable kitchen, living room, and dining room. It also comes with a balcony where you can chill out and marvel at the view. Check out the full listing here.
Love the simplicity of white interiors and minimalism? Check out this crib! Located in the upscale neighborhood of Jumeirah, just a few minutes away from the Sunset shopping mall, this sleek rental offers the best in luxury living. It’s a villa-style residential home that’s surrounded by cafes, restos, and bars along the Jumeirah Beach Rd. A stay at this Airbnb rental gives you full access to all the shared areas.
The villa is suitable for up to 3 guests. It has a bedroom with 2 beds, a private bathroom, a dining room, kitchen, and living room. The massive yard comes with seating areas and also a pool. Interested? Check out the listing here.
SEED Residence Rental
This beautifully furnished studio apartment is located in the heart of Dubai, near the Burj Khalifa. Since it’s centrally located, all attractions are within short walking distances. The property is surrounded by cafes, restaurants, bars, and shopping hubs!
The apartment is suitable for 4 guests. It has a full kitchen, a study table, a living room, bathroom and a cozy bedroom. The apartment is a part of a residential complex so part of the amenities includes a gym and a pool area! Check out the full listing here.