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Top Old Dubai Family-Friendly Hotels

Al Khaleej Grand Hotel
3 out of 5
Baniyas Square, 14th Road, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,885 per night from 23 Oct to 24 Oct
3.2/5 (210 reviews)

"Excellent"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2019

Al Khaleej Grand Hotel
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Great for families
5 out of 5
Bani Yas Road, Deira, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,772 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (993 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, babysitting, bike rentals
Travellers say...

"I had a great time at the hotel, very clean and secure, food was great but the best thing was the professionalism from the staff from check in and all the way to check out. Restaurant staff are excellent and make you feel very welcome. I will definitely go back on my next visit"…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Hotel Riviera
4 out of 5
Baniyas Road 5, Deira, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs2,986 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (468 reviews)
Wonderful staff

"Brilliant position. Facing the creek, near heritage sites. Easing walk into diera. Lovely staff, always helpful and looking after you. Clean and airy rooms, very comfortable. Fridge, safe and large bathroom. Rooms with creek views are worth extra money as it's beautiful. Would recommend."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Hotel Riviera

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Hyatt Place Dubai Baniyas Square
Great for families
4 out of 5
Baniyas Square -14th Road, Diera, Dubai, AE
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs3,203 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (480 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Every thing, good place, good employee, good food, clean rooms"…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2020

Hyatt Place Dubai Baniyas Square
Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa
Great for families
4 out of 5
Al Fahidi Street, Bur Dubai, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs2,806 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, bike rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
Pleasant stay in great location

"Enjoyed our stay at the hotel. Great location in the old town of Dubai. Good selection at the breakfast buffet. Rooms are nice but could do with updating. We had an incident at check in where we were presented booking details including personal details of another guest, despite raising as a concern ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa
Mark Inn Hotel Deira
Great for families
2 out of 5
Al Maktoum Hospital Street, Behind Emirates NBD Bank, Dubai
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4.1/5Very Good! (143 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
should be 5 star hotel even with no swimming pool

"All staff excellent, rooms spotless, 2 minute walk from exit 2 Banyas Square subway station, buy Nol silver 25AED card at airport subway airport with credit card, easy to get to hotel with suitcase on subway(4 stops red line to Union then one stop green line to Banyas Square) Banyas Square has only ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan 2020

Mark Inn Hotel Deira
Holiday Inn Bur Dubai - Embassy District
Great for families
4 out of 5
Al Hamriya Khaleed Bin Waleed, 20th Street, Dubai
Free cancellation
The price is Rs2,405 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4/5Very Good! (288 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"House keeping staff and front office staff very helpful. Giving excellent service to guests. Thank You guys"…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

Holiday Inn Bur Dubai - Embassy District
Ahmedia Heritage Guest House
Great for families
Al-Ras Deira, Next to Al Hamadiya School, Dubai
Free cancellation
The price is Rs4,854 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4/5Very Good! (298 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Quaint historic hotel with excellent service. Mosque right outside will wake you up."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Ahmedia Heritage Guest House
Naif view Hotel By Gemstones
3 out of 5
Naif Road, Deira, Dubai
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3.7/5Good! (99 reviews)
very good

"we arrived early at 8:00 am so our room wasnt ready but they allowed us to leave our luggage while we went out exploring. The location is very convenient for transit aso we never needed to take taxi. Also lots of street food and shopping near by"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Naif view Hotel By Gemstones
Carlton Tower Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Baniyas Street, near to Deira Twin Towers, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs3,815 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
3.7/5Good! (533 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, skiing nearby, laundry
Good Hotel

"Hotel staff were very polite and accomodating."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2020

Carlton Tower Hotel
Landmark Plaza Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Baniyas Square, Deira, Next to Baniyas Metro Station, Dubai
Free cancellation
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3.6/5Good! (213 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Great location but bad wifi and old bathrooms

"It’s great location but internet is really poor I never experienced such poor connection at hotel like this;it’s old model bathroom so they need to update bathrooms and wifi connection as the router for internet in rooms are all on corridor so if you need to get speed you either sit on corridor or ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jan 2020

Landmark Plaza Hotel
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Bur Dubai
Great for families
3 out of 5
Khalid Bin Waleed Rd, Bur Dubai, Dubai
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs2,201 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
3.5/5Good! (246 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"It was clean, good location, and I am excited to go back"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2019

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Bur Dubai
Welcome Hotel Apartments 2
Great for families
16th Street, Khaleed Bin Waleed Street, Dubai
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3.5/5Good! (37 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, kitchen, babysitting, laundry
Travellers say...

"The service very bad"…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2017

Welcome Hotel Apartments 2
Admiral Plaza Hotel Dubai
Great for families
3 out of 5
Khalid Bin Al Waleed Road, Al Nahdha St, Bur Dubai, Dubai
The price is Rs3,908 per night from 16 Oct to 17 Oct
3.3/5 (54 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, babysitting, extra beds/cots, laundry
November

"It was ok, some fixtures were not working properly, and the cleaners are slow in responding to guests."…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2019

Admiral Plaza Hotel Dubai
Saffron Boutique Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Burj Nahar Intersection – Al Murar–Deira, Deira, Dubai
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3.2/5 (122 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Super hospitality and professional team . Worthy"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Saffron Boutique Hotel
York International Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Khaleed Bin Waleed Road, Bur Dubai, Dubai
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3.1/5 (192 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, babysitting, laundry
A pleasant stay converted into nighmare

"Very pathetic experience. The Hotel first dishonored the booking confirmed through Hotel.com. My son was forced to wait for few hours for room against confirmed booking and it was given only after the intervention of Hotel.com from India as local support at Dubai is not available. The guest has to ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2018

York International Hotel
Panorama Deira Hotel
2 out of 5
Omar Bin Al-Khattab Rd, Dubai
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2.9/5 (126 reviews)

"OK HOTEL.GOOD LOCATION.ROOMS OK.HOWEVER,WALKWAYS ARE A BIT DINGY"…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2018

Panorama Deira Hotel
Dubai Nova
Great for families
2 out of 5
AL FAHID ST, BUR DUBAI, Dubai, Dubai
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2.8/5 (119 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Good"…"

Reviewed on 5 May 2017

Dubai Nova
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Where Should We Stay in Old Dubai?

The culturally-rich destination of Old Dubai is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The boating, excursions, and museums are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.), which is located 14.1 mi (22.8 km) from the city center. You can use Expedia to get a hotel in Old Dubai that has all the amenities your family wants, whether that's free breakfast or a pool for the kids.

What Should We See and Do in Old Dubai?

While you and your family are vacationing in Old Dubai, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Gold Souk and Dubai Museum. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, and Mall of the Emirates.

Old Dubai is also known for its:
  • Riverfront
  • Boating
  • Cultural attractions
  • Excursions
  • Architecture
  • Museums

Getting Around Old Dubai

Take advantage of metro transit at Baniyas Square Station, Al Ras Station, and Union Station. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What's Old Dubai like for family-friendly holidays?
The culturally rich destination of Old Dubai is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The boating, excursions and museums are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.), which is located 14.1 mi (22.8 km) from the centre of Old Dubai.
What's the best place to stay for families in Old Dubai?
Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and 2 restaurants. Other options to stay with the children include Naif view Hotel By Gemstones and Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in Old Dubai?
Expedia has 51 hotels in Old Dubai that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's there to see and do with your family in Old Dubai?
While you and your family are visiting Old Dubai, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Gold Souk and Spice Souk. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as Naif Souq, Grand Mosque and Dubai Museum.

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