Be our guest: 5 inspiring local stays

Designed for the modern traveller, these hotels are perfect for any escape.

Zabeel House
You can’t buy taste. Dubai’s Zabeel House by Jumeriah blends local style and contemporary design. Located in Dubai Creek, guests love the 200-room hotel for its smart, cosmopolitan vibe, including an art-filled lobby with life-size human sculptures. Quirky detail: A word-search above your bed that glows in the dark.

Forget what you think you know about luxury and hospitality. Dubai’s new generation of designers has embraced a different vision for offering guests unforgettable experiences. With a focus on local culture, dining, art and contemporary design, guest will feel both at home and lost in the pleasure of discovering something new.