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Pharos Inn Sheikh Zayed Hostel
2 out of 5
Sheikh Zayed Road, Al Barsha 1, Dubai, Dubai, 18011 79055
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The price is ₹5,489 per night from 15 Dec to 16 Dec
₹5,489
per night
15 Dec - 16 Dec
Pharos Inn Sheikh Zayed Hostel
Sharjah Heritage Youth Hostel
1 out of 5
Sharjah Heritage Area, Al Meena Road, Sharjah, 94141
2.4/5 (12 reviews)
"It’s like bootcamp Wear facilities Location is fine though Good for 1-2 nights stay"

Reviewed on 6 Nov 2019

Sharjah Heritage Youth Hostel
U.A.E Youth Hostel Association
39 Al Nahda Road, Al Qusais Area 1, Dubai
3.2/5 (89 reviews)
"Ok"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

U.A.E Youth Hostel Association

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Heartland Hostel
Flat no 1405, Al Safa Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, Dubai
3.7/5 Good! (23 reviews)
"Thanks to amazing guy out there they really helped me out for making reservations for desert safari and other tours, it really made my trip. Location and hostel itself is stunning. There is free mineral water and sheesha which I didn’t see in any other hostel. Washing clothes also free. I would say ..."

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2022

Heartland Hostel
7 Capsule
Floor 7 capitol tower, Dubai, Dubai, 00971
7 Capsule
Kaya Hostel
Al Shaiba Tower A, Jebel Ali Race Course, Barsha Heights - Tecom, Dubai
Kaya Hostel
Your Homestay Hostel
Sheikh Zayed Rd, Capitol Tower, 7th Fl, Apt 701, Barsha Heights, Dubai
2.6/5 (17 reviews)
"Nothing to appreciate . Toilets are difficult get. Although i paid for upgrsde, i was not upgtrad and did not get a receipt for the money i paid. I had to ask for balance to return"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2019

Your Homestay Hostel
Best Beach Hostel
4608 ELITE RESIDENCE, Dubai, UAE, DUBAI
Best Beach Hostel
Bombay Backpackers DXB - Adults Only
4.4/5 Excellent! (8 reviews)
"It was too expensive"

Reviewed on 16 Feb 2022

Bombay Backpackers DXB - Adults Only
California Hostel
Capitol Tower, 16th Floor, Barsha Heights, Dubai, Dubai
4.2/5 Very Good! (6 reviews)
"I like it all. Management, Welcome in, quietness, Friendless, good direction and above all great hospitalize."

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2019

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Roda Amwaj Suites
The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai, 555613
4.2/5 Very Good! (579 reviews)
"We had a concern with 1 of our rooms, but thanks to Sarah and her great customer service. We were upgraded to a better room with an outstanding ocean views!!"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2022

Roda Amwaj Suites
New! Sonder Business Bay
4 out of 5
6B Marasi Drive, Dubai, Dubai, 00000
4.7/5 Exceptional! (9 reviews)
"The overall experience was wonderful. Great place in the heart of Dubai."

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2022

New! Sonder Business Bay
Millennium Place Barsha Heights Hotel Apartments
First Al Khail Street,Barsha Heights, Opposite to Jebel Ali Race course, Dubai, Barsha Heights, TECOM, 119666
4.3/5 Excellent! (125 reviews)
"We stayed there for 10 days. Everything was good except the ventilation in the lifts, it always has a very bad smell."

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2022

Millennium Place Barsha Heights Hotel Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Dubai Hostels information

Number of reviews 155
Accommodation 16 Hostels
Lowest Price ₹5,489
Highest Price ₹11,809

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Dubai?
By staying at a hostel, you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your trip funds for fun things to do during your stay.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Dubai?
Ready to book a hostel? These options get the highest reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start looking: Pharos Inn Sheikh Zayed Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Mall of the Emirates. You can take advantage of free WiFi at this property. Rooms come with towels, lockers and hairdryers. Sharjah Heritage Youth Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi at this property. Rooms come with showers. U.A.E Youth Hostel Association - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Stadium Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking. You’ll find towels, showers and free toiletries in all rooms. Heartland Hostel - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Emirates Towers Station. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen and a lift. You’ll find towels, lockers and hairdryers in all rooms. 7 Capsule - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Dubai Internet City Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries and lockers.
How many hostels are there in Dubai?
If you’re hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Dubai, one of Expedia’s 17 hostels might be a great choice.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Dubai?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 36°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 23°C. Average annual precipitation for Dubai is 63 mm.
What is there to see and do in Dubai?
Depending on your interests, you might like to explore the area around Dubai. Major attractions include Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa and Mall of the Emirates. Get out into nature with places such as Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Creek and La Mer North Beach. Visit landmarks such as Dubai Museum, Heritage House and Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House.
What's the best way to get to and around Dubai while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Dubai in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.), located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) away. An alternative is Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away. When you’re out and about, you might want to make use of public transport. You can take advantage of metro transport at Al Ras Station, Al Ghubaiba Station and Sharaf DG Station.

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