Holiday Inn Dubai Downtown
A pleasant property with a friendly atmosphere and homely feel. The nightclub caters mainly for local males and has women performing Indian dance. The other two bars are cosy and comfortable. Mostly used by business customers.
Modern, 8-storey building of glass and grey, metallic-look panels.
Property type: Hotel
Welcoming lobby with split-level coffee shop and comfortable bar to one side. There is a further, privately-run, cosy little bar on the first floor. Nightclub caters mainly for locals. Bright top floor restaurant has live cooking area at breakfast.
Rooftop pool with paved surround and loungers with sunshades. Enclosed air-conditioned bar and snack bar.
Area Type: Situated on a side street in the downtown area of Bur Dubai with similarly-sized hotel and apartment buildings alongside.