Heritage Blog

Discover Historic Bur Dubai Area

Discover Historic Bur Dubai Area


Dubai’s traditional & occupational region, Bur Dubai, which is also well-known as a historic region of Dubai is positioned on the western side of the Dubai Creek. Dubai creek separates the Deira region from the Bur Dubai.
This historic region of Dubai has some of the historic residential homes of the city, including Al Mankhool, Al Raffa, Al Jaddaf, Za’abeel and the historic Al Fahidi district. The region is relatively congested as it is quite populated and famous for renting apartments. Here you can find huge villas, town houses and even 4-bedroom suites for rent in all sizes. Though this region has some properties that are quite costly but you can also find plenty of cheap options in old buildings. The villas are mostly found in Mankhool, Raffa and Zabeel area.
Nearby Historic places in Bur Dubai:
Bur Dubai is the hub of some popular momentous places of the city, including Al Bastakiya historical district, the Ruler’s Court, and the Dubai Museum etc.
Mosques and Temple in Bur Dubai:
This Historic region contains the grand mosque, Zabeel Masjid, Iranian mosque and the most famed Hindu Temple of the country located in the middle of the Grand Mosque and the Creek. The Zabeel Masjid and the Iranian mosque are renowned for their stunning designs.
Transportation in Bur Dubai:
Buses, taxis and metro are the means of public transport in Bur Dubai. The Burjuman on the red line and Oud Metha and Al Fahidi on the green line are the region’s most widely held metro stations that are easily accessible from Sheikh Zayed Road, Al Ain Hatta Road and Al Khail Road.
Markets in Bur Dubai:
For your shopping necessities there are many supermarkets and mini-marts that offer home delivery services. Some of them are Carrefour, Choithrams, Lulu, Spinneys and small branches of Al Maya and Al Madina supermarkets.
Schools in Bur Dubai:
The Kindergarten Starters (KGS), the Indian High School, the French school, Lycée Francaise, St. Mary's Catholic High School and Dubai Gem Private School are the best schooling options in Bur Dubai.
Hospitals in Bur Dubai:
According to your medical requirements, there are numerous hospitals in Bur Dubai including Mediclinic, Medeor and several branches of Aster Mediclinic and many more.
Beaches in Bur Dubai:
The Jumeirah Beach and The Mamzar Beach are just 20 minutes away from this historic region of Dubai.
Hotels in Bur Dubai:
Our prestigious four stars hotel Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa is located right in front of Dubai museum. You can have a room in this hotel with the bird eye view of Dubai Creek and Museum. More over the historical guest houses, Orient and Barjeel heritage guest houses are also located in Bur Dubai area.

Share the News