These intimate hideaways are designed for a more relaxing experience with your friends and families, while getting the best of both worlds through art and culture.

From quirky restaurants to murals created by local artists, each element is carefully sought-after and designed to perfection for a wholesome experience. Be it loft-style settings or a traditional Bedouin style aesthetic, each theme is carefully considered for a memorable journey.

So, if you’re looking for a midweek escape or weekend retreat at any of these authentic stays, Emirates Woman has curated a guide of the best boutique hotels that emulate a new side of Dubai.

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