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places to rent furnished apartments in Dubai
15th July 2012

Dubai is world famous to provide super luxury accommodation for tourists, travellers, and holidaymakers visiting this city.  Not all visitors are capable to afford to stay in super luxury hotels in the city. In order to make expat’s stay affordable, Dubai offers various other short term rental accommodation options like hotel apartments, villas, serviced, and furnished apartments in Dubai. Such rental options provide good accommodation at low prices with more living space and privacy.

Among such alternative rental options, furnished apartments in Dubai have gained much fame among visitors and expats visiting this city with an aim to extend their stay for a few weeks to several months or even a year. These apartments can be easily rented for a variable period of time. The major advantage of renting furnished apartments in Dubai is that you don’t need to worry about daily life amenities as they are well equipped with furniture, kitchen and general electronic appliances, cutlery items, curtains, towels, and bed linen. Furnished apartments in Dubai are a great way to save money and time for visitors who don’t have plans to relocate this city rather they are staying here for a specific period of time. Due to worth seeing places and unlimited entertainment and shopping activities, the city has become famous as one of the favorite tourist spots in the world. This city is like a dreamland which is capable to attract tourists from all corners of the world.

Top 5 places to rent furnished apartments in Dubai

Dubai is known for its expensive accommodations and high rents. Visitors can also find good accommodations at low rents in some famous areas of the city. There are certain specific areas and residential communities that are known to provide furnished apartments for visitors. Visitors can choose a furnished apartment for their accommodation according to their budget without compromising on modern lifestyle amenities.

Bur Dubai

Bur Dubai is considered as the heart of the city, which is renowned to offer luxurious accommodation options and numerous entertainment activities. Tourists can find several affordable residential options in this area. Some of the famous options are Le Meridien Sandos, Golden Sand Apartments, Dunes Hotel Apartments Oud Metha, and Richmond Hotel Apartments. Expats from South Asia prefer to accommodate here. All furnished apartments are fully equipped with basic life amenities. This area is also connected with Diera by a tunnel and two bridges that provide a glamorous view of the city.

Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina is also a wonderful place offering the most picturesque view of the city. It is a perfect accommodation place for foreigners due to its highly cosmopolitan and lively environment. Dubai Marina provides very easy access to famous landmarks of the city. This area possesses a wide range of hotels, cafes, and beautiful architectural structures. Besides this, it also provides good and affordable accommodation in the form of furnished apartments like Nuran Marina Serviced, Radisson Blu Residence, and Oasis Beach Tower.


Deira is the centre of Dubai city and located at very short walk distance from Gold Souk and Dubai Creek. It is very famous among migrant workers due to the availability of affordable short term rental options. Deira Dubai is the perfect combination of beauty and entertainment, which allure visitors travelling to this city. It is also famous for indoor children entertainment area, food courts and mid range restaurants. Its economical furnished apartments are very suitable for corporate and leisure travellers. Some of the famous affordable accommodation options available here include Stars Hotel Apartment, City Centre Residence and Dunes Hotel Apartment Muhaisnah.

Al Barsha

Al Barsha is the newly established residential community that is known to provide very economical accommodation for everyone including locals, migrants and travellers. Those who want to enjoy the comfort of living at peaceful place will find this community is an ideal place to live. Community offer easy access to two business hubs of the emirate the Media City and Internet City. Besides possessing super luxury hotels like Hotel Ibis Al Barsha, Holiday Inn and Corp Executive Hotel, it also provides affordable short term rentals like furnished apartments and hotel apartments. Some of the famous economical accommodation options include Dunes Hotel Apartments, Auris boutique Hotel Apartment and Star Metro Al Barsha Hotel Apartments.

Palm Jumeirah

Palm Jumeirah is world famous for its amazing palm shaped structure. It is a very innovative manmade creation in the United Arab Emirates. It is a manmade island built to construct residential and commercial buildings. It provides outstanding resorts and waterfront properties. It is connected with the mainland of the emirate by a tunnel and bridge. Palm Jumeirah is the smallest among the three Palm Islands. It also provides a bit of economical accommodation for tourists in the form of furnished hotel apartments. Famous hotel apartments located in Palm Jumeirah include Shoreline Hotel Apartments and Holiday Apartments.

Although choosing the right accommodation for your short stay in Dubai can be a little tricky and difficult. But property management organizations and professional real estate agents like Betterhomes LLC will help you to choose the right place for your short stay in the city.

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