Located on the Arabian Gulf in the Emirate of Dubai, Jumeirah Beach is a unique destination with stunning architecture including the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. It is also home to the manmade islands of Jumeirah Palm and the World.
The white sandy beach, sunny climate and warm blue sea are some of the big attractions to Jumeirah Beach holiday rentals. Swimming, sunbathing, sailing, jet skiing, banana boat rides, windsurfing, water skiing, parascending, scuba diving and snorkelling can all be enjoyed here. Shopping is very popular in this mecca, which not only has designer boutiques but many other bargains in the malls, department stores and souks including gold, rugs and spices. There are several world-class golf resorts within 30 minutes’ drive of Jumeirah Beach accommodation for golfers. More cultural activities are on offer include wadi trips in a 4x4 vehicle, camel riding, attending a camel race or going sport fishing. Fine dining in the many international restaurants can also be enjoyed. One of the highlights is a visit to the observation deck on the Burj Khalifa, currently the tallest building in the world.
Jumeirah Beach has many attractions including the Mall of the Emirates, the largest in the world; the Snow Dome, where skating and snowsports can be enjoyed; and the Wild Wadi Water Park. The Atlantis Aquaventure Water Park on Palm Jumeirah offers water activities, a vertical water slide and the chance to swim with dolphins. More traditional places to visit in Dubai offer an insight into the culture and history of this area. The beautiful Grand Jumeirah Mosque is one of the most photographed attractions and it houses the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding. Dubai Museum tells the history and phenomenal growth of this city, once a pearl-diving village before the discovery of oil.
Jumeirah Beach holiday rentals have incredibly hot summers and pleasantly warm winters with chilly nights. Average daytime highs in August reach 39°C (102°F) but frequently reach 45°C (113°F) with 10 hours of sunshine daily. The winter months have daytime highs of 23-26°C (74-79°F) and almost zero rainfall.
The nearest airport serving holiday rentals in Jumeirah Beach is Dubai International (DXB) airport which is about 16 miles away. This busy airport is an airline hub in the Middle East and consequently has many daily flights from all over the world. It has 3 terminals and a wide array of duty-free shopping. It is connected to Dubai itself by a Metro system and by regular bus and coach services. Taxis are also available to transport visitors from the airport to their Dubai holiday rental home.