This bright and airy apartment is walking distance from Dubai Mall and has a 24X7 Convenience
store right below the building …makes for the perfect stay when travelling to attend the many
wedding functions with the family.
Dubai has been a city that captivates most people’s wanderlust. It has always been on the top of my
list of beloved destinations. The culinary delights, architectural wonders, and, of course, the
delectable food scene has elevated Dubai to a league of its own. A wedding to attend with family in
tow, I decided to look for accommodation that would be homier and more spacious than a
conventional hotel, so with a lot of research we secured a magnificent Airbnb with a breath-taking
View of the Burj Khalifa and fountains nestled in the heart of Dubai, enhancing our experience even
This Dubai Airbnb listing exuded such charm and allure that I simply couldn’t resist reserving this
opulent apartment. Its flawless rating of 4.95 stars, accompanied by a deluge of rhapsodic reviews,
further solidified my decision. However, what truly enchanted me was its unrivalled location: a mere
7-minute stroll from the Dubai Mall, close to esteemed restaurants such as Krasota at
the Address Downtown and Em Sheriff at Manzil Downtown, and a leisurely walk away from iconic
landmarks like the Burj Khalifa and Souk Al Bahar.
Upon my arrival, the hospitable host greeted me with keys, a brief but informative tour of the apartment, and an invaluable compilation of the finest local dining establishments. While the Airbnb pictures were undoubtedly captivating, beholding this extraordinary abode in person was an experience beyond compare.
THE STAY EXPERIENCE
Upon my initial encounter with the Dubai apartment, my eyes were immediately drawn to the
abundant expanse that unfolded before me, accentuated by an infusion of natural luminosity
permeating the living room. One particular element that mesmerized me while perusing the online
photographs was the smart chairs overlooking the kitchen—and I must confess, its presence in person was nothing short of captivating.
This exquisite residence further encompasses two and a half lavishly appointed bathrooms, as well as a kitchen outfitted with stainless steel appliances—though the temptations of savouring authentic Mezze and indulging in succulent Grills at the restaurants nearby rendered cooking unnecessary. My exquisite dwelling unveils two elegant bedrooms adorned with generously proportioned closets, and a livening and dining room granting exclusive access to two balconies. Each morning, I found myself serenely sipping my cuppa tea amidst this idyllic haven—a tranquil and whimsically charged retreat that beckons those with an affinity for views of the Burj Khalifa. While this two-bedroom sanctuary is impeccably tailored for a family, it comfortably accommodates up to five individuals. Further enhancing my stay was an array
of coveted amenities, including a commodious television, seamless Wi-Fi connectivity, a laundry
facility boasting a washing machine, and the ever-welcome respite of air conditioning—a paramount
luxury amidst the scorching embers of Dubai.
I wholeheartedly recommend this Dubai Airbnb to couples embarking on a romantic escapade, or
families seeking a comfortable and expansive space where they can get ready for the various wedding
functions. Its sunlit ambience and ethereal openness materialize a genuine sense of home,
embracing all who enter its threshold. Dubai effortlessly surpassed every whispered expectation,
and in much the same manner, this captivating Airbnb surpassed my loftiest dreams. The memories
of blissful mornings on its enchanting balcony, the tantalizing gastronomic masterpiece that is the Chicken Shawarma from Em Sheriff, and leisurely evening promenades along the Opera overlooking
the fountains shall linger within my consciousness, unfading until further notice.
(Awarded the “Best food writer in the country” by the Indian Culinary Forum, WACS and the ministry
of Tourism, Rupali Dean writes on food and travel)