Orient Guest House - Dubai

Al Fahidi Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates  show map
 3 stars
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Orient Guest House - Dubai

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Sauna

Overview

Offering view over Dubai Mall, which is 8 km away, Orient Guest House is a cozy hotel featuring a free car park and a barber shop.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. A metro station as well as ADCB subway station are not far from the hotel.

Set next to restaurants and cafés, this hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a courtyard and a library on site.

Musallah Road, Dubai 1 bus stop is located nearby. A mere 15 minutes’ drive from Dubai.

Rooms

Orient Guest House offers en-suite rooms with arabic décor featuring a minibar, satellite television, a personal safe, a kitchen and a seating area. Some rooms overlook the bay. Bathrooms are appointed with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

International meals are served at the restaurant. Coffee and tea are offered in the lounge bar. Located in a lively area, Chin Chin and Bastakiah Nights serve a wide range of meals.

Services

There are such business facilities as a conference room and a photocopier on the premises.

Relax

A Jacuzzi and a sauna are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Bay view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Al Fahidi Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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City Center
  • Dubai
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Dubai (DXB)
    4.2 mi
  • Sharjah (SHJ)
    14.4 mi
Train Stations
  • Al Fahidi Station
    2300 ft
  • Al Ras Station
    3000 ft
Underground stations
  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2
    3300 ft
  • Union Metro Station 2
    1.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Chin Chin (cuisine: Chinese)
    200 ft
  • Bastakiah Nights
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Al Mamzar Park
    3000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

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Rooms and availability

Orient Guest House photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room Mumtaz (Without Breakfast)

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Standard Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Deluxe Junior Suite
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Executive Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Executive Suite
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Executive Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Orient Guest House photos Room
Heritage Double Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room Heritage (Without Breakfast)

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Bastakia, historisches Altstadtviertel in Dubai1700 ft
  • Dubai Museum3700 ft

Popular areas

  • Palm Islands1700 ft
  • Gold Souk2300 ft

Places of interest

  • XVA Gallery Dubai400 ft
  • Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding400 ft
  • Textile Souk1400 ft
  • Old Souk1400 ft
  • Meena Bazaar1400 ft
  • Deira Spice Souk1700 ft
  • Naif Souq2700 ft
  • British Consulate2700 ft
  • Saeed Al Maktoum House3300 ft

Train stations

  • Al Fahidi Station2000 ft
  • Al Ras Station2700 ft
  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Station3300 ft
  • Al Ghubaiba Station3300 ft
  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Station3300 ft
  • Baniyas Square Station3300 ft

Shopping areas

  • Twin Towers Shopping Centre3000 ft
  • Burjuman Mall3300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Al Bastakiya700 ft

Museums

  • Dubai Museum In Al Fahidi Fort700 ft
  • The Dubai Museum700 ft

Underground stations

  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 23000 ft

Local attractions

  • Dubai Creek1.3 mi
    Dubai Creek, Dubai
  • Dubai Dolphinarium2.6 mi
    P.O.Box 232292, Dubai
  • Wonderland Theme & Water Park3.0 mi
    Riyadh Road, Dubai
  • Raffles Botanical Garden1.4 mi
    Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi,, Dubai
  • Jumeirah Mosque2.6 mi
    Al Jumeira Road, Dubai

Near the hotel

  • Dubai Museum800 ft
    Al Souq Al Kabeer, Dubai
  • The Dubai Heritage Village3500 ft
    Entrance of the Dubai Creek, Dubai
  • Al Mamzar Park3000 ft
    Al Mamzar, Dubai
  • Sheikh Saeed al-Maktoum's House4000 ft
    Al Khaleej Rd, Dubai

Restaurants nearby

  • Chin Chin200 ft

    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Mumtaz Mahal Indian Speciality Restaurant800 ft

    Address: Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa
    Phone: 971-4-3519111

    78% likes this, based on 59 reviews
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

  • Arabian Tea House Cafe1200 ft

    Address: Bur Dubai, Al Fahidi R/A
    Phone: +971 4 353 5071

    68% likes this, based on 143 reviews
    Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Moroccan
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

  • Bastakiah Nights400 ft

    Phone: +971 4 353 7772

    76% likes this, based on 100 reviews

  • Sherlock Holmes English Pub700 ft

    Address: Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa
    Phone: 971-4-3519111

    67% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: English
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Hotel Awards

UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDubaiOrient Guest House

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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Orient Guest House Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Orient Guest House

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 72 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was a charming individual place. It was very easy to reach from the airport ( ~ 15 minutes by taxi) . It was quiet, welcoming . Pleasantly air-conditioned on a veryhot day (40 degrees). There were many small snack bars/cafes nearby where we had a simple snack. There was no time for touring but I am told it is near the souk, the museum and other attractions.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The central location to the 'old' part of Dubai was extermely convenient for walking along the creek, exploring the museum, restored arabic houses, etc.

    The ac was not functioning in the majlis -so there was nowhere, other than our room, to escape the humidity (it was around 48 degrees and very humid), there was no buffet breakfast (we had to pre select the night before because it was 'quiet') and no tea/coffee in the room. At atotal of 660aed it is at the top end of cost for such a lack of facilities.

  • Single
    7.4

    The staff were very nice and helpful -- provided lots of useful info. e.g. transport, opeing hours of tourists spots, place for currency exchanges, etc. Specially like the tranquillity of the place. I arrived late at mid-night and the staff was kind enough to pick me up form outside. Very close to post office(opposite side of road), the Dubai Museum(a few minutes walk) and water sports station (another 5 minutes walk further). Day walk & night walk in this heritage area gave me diff. experiences of the place. I was given to know I could use the facilities of Arabic courtyard hotel nearby (a few min. walk again) but I just didnt' manage to (I'll definitely try next time). I think the price can be a bit more reasonable and there's room for improvement on the breakfast provided.

  • Single
    7.8

    Very convenient location, and beautifully quiet.

    Very cramped breakfast serving area, with room for only one person to serve themselves at a time.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Location in the restored old city of Dubai, small boutique hotel, charming furniture and building, comfortanble, excellent breakfast in charming courtyard, helpful and courteous staff,, useful relationship with nearlby larger hotel (E.G. valet parking), adjacent to Museum and Souk and Dubai Creek.

    Poor directions and map on web sites. Difficult to work out how to arrive by car. No street signs indicating where hotel is, and no useful instructions for arrival procedure. (We worked it out, but it could have been much more stressful.) (The hotel is effectively hidden - this is ok once you are there, but finding it if you have never been there before is tricky.)

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Good location.

    The price, about 800 dirhams including taxes, is excessive.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The courtyard, the breakfast. The peacefulness (when the drills weren't going outside!). The easy access to Dubai Creek/boats/the souks/abras. Liked the Majlis and second courtyard. Liked the plants in the courtyards. Liked the fact that ogh was nothing like a hotel with all the noise and fripperies of other tourists/guests.

    That our room was not cleaned for 4 days, despite requests. The noise from the drills outside (probably beyond your control?). Would like to see all the rooms shown on the website so that we can choose a different one next time. (We did like the room we had, but saw what might suit us better, but unable to get access).

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Staff was wonderful lovely breakfast in the morning great location to visit the old markets and musuem

    Would be nice if they had the availability of a roll away bed....our room could have fit one nicely. As a result, we had to book a second room just for one person

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The Orient Guest House was well positioned (close to the old part of the city) and not far from some of the souks (markets). It was nice to stay in more traditional style of accommodation rather than your everyday hotel. All the staff were pleasant and helpful, would return at a cooler time of year if there ever is one!!!!!

    Not easy to find if the taxi doesn't drop you opposite the Al Mussala Post Office as we arrived at midnight.

  • Couple
    8.2

    The atmosphere in the Guest House was tranquil and it is a hidden gem. We spend our honeymoon there and had sufficient privacy and the staff was excellent, friendly and very helpful around the clock.

    It would be nice if the room would have a small fridge to keep drinks and food chilled. The rooms have enough space to accommodate it and it would just add additional comfort to a lovely setting.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Centrally located and still very calm palce - nice contrast to the rush of Dubai. Very friendly staff. Fast and free Wifi.Nice roof.Clean room. No bed bugs (a real plus in Dubai:-) Kind of romantic place... Would definitely come back

    In July having breakfast in the courtyard is a bit hot (though the place is beautiful).

  • Couple
    6.6

    The hotel is located in a very nice position in the old dubai, into an old medina. Very romantic location, but the rooms need a refreshing and the wireless doesn't work very well. The breakfast very good but poor. For this reason my opinion is that the price of the room is exaggerate, mostly because you have to add at the price of the room +20% for taxes. I paid for a night 150€ and to me is too much.

    The price very exaggerate for the level of the hotel. The wireless during my stay didn't work at all.

  • Single
    8.2

    The hotel is very atmospheric. Although the busy Meenabazar area is nearby, the hotel and its immediate surroundings (add to that The Basta Art Cafe) are deliciously Arabic and period. The mud brick walls and the old style of the hotel's interior just makes the whole experience perfect as a getaway.

    I have to add here that the guesthouse partners with the spa in the Arabian Courtyard Hotel across the street, Zaitoon. This spa is an absolute rip-off and a complete scam. Do not go there, and do not avail their services. They are overpriced, and also pretentious. The service- providers are not trained and the products are horrible.

  • Group of friends
    3.8

    Position good if you want to see Old Dubai rather than the beach.It does have character, but this could be greatly improved by careful updating of facilities and able staff.

    Staff sweet but incompetent. My bathroom was not cleaned for the 3 nights I stayed there and on one night the room was not cleaned and the bed left unmade. The bathrooms are in desperate need of an update. At these prices dated tiles and sanitaryware and shower curtains will not do..It took an age to check in. Rooms leading onto the courtyard noisy at night as the bedroom wall has a gap at the top which means you can hear the conversations of the night staff, the arrivals of new guests, the office phone ringing and the cleaning and setting up for breakfast etc etc

  • Single
    7.4

    Very friendly staff. Simple guest house with Arabic flare. Excellent for travellers looking for indigenous architecture and historical ambiance. Not a luxury hotel. Located in the middle of the real older Dubai, definitely an escape from the modernity and glitz.

    Amenities (shower head, faucets, door handles etc.) are deftinitely not luxury items. I am satisfied with them, wish they were better. No cooling water (you would like some cold water during the summer heat).

How to reach hotel

hotel Orient Guest House - Dubai Dubai location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Al Fahidi Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Get directions
City Center
  • Dubai
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Dubai (DXB)
    4.2 mi
  • Sharjah (SHJ)
    14.4 mi
Train Stations
  • Al Fahidi Station
    2300 ft
  • Al Ras Station
    3000 ft
Underground stations
  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2
    3300 ft
  • Union Metro Station 2
    1.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Chin Chin (cuisine: Chinese)
    200 ft
  • Bastakiah Nights
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Al Mamzar Park
    3000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Hotel Awards

UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDubaiOrient Guest House

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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