Hotels near Saeed Al Maktoum House
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This National Monument of the former ruler Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum had its beginnings in 1896. Built in typical Arab architecture with picturesque rounded windows and wind towers used to capture the cool breezes, today it serves as a museum. The Sheikh was in residence from 1912 to 1958.

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Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Royal Residences
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8.8
Excellent
The Palm Jumeirah, Crescent Road (West) P.O. Box 27722, Dubai
from $66
Majestic Hotel Tower
Majestic Hotel Tower
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8.6
Excellent
Mankhool Road Bur Dubai, Dubai
from $16
BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana
BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana
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8.5
Excellent
Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Road Al Karama, Dubai
from $44
Samaya Hotel
Samaya Hotel
Riggat Al Butten Deira, Dubai
from $383
Roda Al Murooj
Roda Al Murooj
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8.5
Excellent
Al Saffa Street, Off Sheikh Zayed Road Opposite to Burj Khaliffa, Dubai
from $24
Towers Rotana
Towers Rotana
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8.3
Excellent
Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
from $24
Dusit Thani Dubai
Dusit Thani Dubai
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8.3
Excellent
133 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
from $25
One And Only Royal Mirage - The Palace
One And Only Royal Mirage - The Palace
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8.8
Excellent
Al Sufouh Road, Jumeirah Beach, Dubai
from $1275
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
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8.2
Excellent
Bani Yas Road Deira, Dubai
from $27
JW Marriott Hotel Dubai
JW Marriott Hotel Dubai
Abu Baker Al Siddique Street, Dubai
from $25
More About Hotels near Saeed Al Maktoum House...

What’s Saeed Al Maktoum House?

In the beginning, this royal residence built at the mouth of Dubai Creek had a simple view of the Arabian Gulf and a humble start. The Al Maktoum family had a special connection with the community. Here, it began as a fishing village. As time moved on, the seat of government lead the community to change it into a village. Today it’s a mega metropolis. View the historic building where you’ll learn how life was in the past. In fact, there are documents dating back to 1791, coins, and stamps. See vintage photographs pre-oil boom. Don’t miss the grand courtyard.

Which Hotels are the Closest to Saeed Al Maktoum House?

There are plenty of cheap hotels around Saeed Al Maktoum House. Hotels like Howard Johnson’s Bui Dubai, close to the cruise terminal and the Textile Souk. The Panorama Grand Hotel is inexpensive. It offers a restaurant and business center. The Astoria Hotel has a business center, restaurant, and a nightclub. Other affordable options are the Admiral Plaza Hotel and Ascot Hotel, both with a pool and restaurant.

What are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near Saeed Al Maktoum House?

If you’re a history buff, you could spend hours at the house. So, staying near it is helpful. Plus, you have spectacular views of the Arabian Gulf and Dubai Creek, however you are away from downtown Dubai. Then again, you’re close to the Spice Souk and the Heritage Village.

What Do I Need to Know About Saeed Al Maktoum House?

Ticket prices are really cheap, less than $1. When visiting, if you’re tall, be careful, most doors are low. View the historic photographs before the oil. If your time is flexible go on a cool day. Last, get there by taking the hop-on-hop off tram – there’s no need to worry about parking.

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