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6 Kid & Pet-Friendly Hotels in Dubai

6 Kid & Pet-Friendly Hotels in Dubai
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When you’re travelling with your kids and pet(s), you need to spend more time organizing your trip. If you forget to pack some of their belongings, it might be complicated to find those items on your trip.

It’s also imperative to find a suitable hotel, where your pet will be treated well. Since Dubai has become a popular destination for family vacations, we’ve put together a list of kid- and pet-friendly hotel in this emirate.

1)     Donatello Hotel

Situated on Sheikh Zayed Road, the Donatello Hotel is one of the most convenient pet-friendly hotels in Dubai.

One of the greatest perks of staying here with your pet, kids and your family is the fact that one entire floor is reserved for guests with pets. Because of that, your kids and your pets can freely play with other children and their pets. This makes it easier for parents to look after both their children and animal friends.

What’s important before you check in to this 4-star hotel is to show the receptionist the dog’s vaccination papers.

The price for a one-night dog stay at the Donatello Hotel is $50-55.

2)     Grand Hyatt Residence

Placed on Sheikh Rashid Road, the Grand Hyatt Residence is a great value for money.

You can use various amenities within the complex, from professional childcare to wellness packages for parents.

It’s within the walking distance from the Wafi City Mall and the Wonderland Amusement Park – a 15-minute walk to each venue. These are great places for families with kids and pets to spend some quality time outside the hotel.

As for the pets, cats and dogs can stay at the Grand Hyatt Residence for free. For other animals and the potential fees, inquire at the hotel.

The lowest prices start at $105 per person, per night.

3)     Al Seef

Placed in the Al Fahradi area, the Al Seef Hotel is a reasonable choice for families who want to spend their vacations in a beautiful and cozy environment.

In this neighbourhood, you can see numerous historical sights, as well as visit some modern restaurants and cafes. There’s a pool for children and numerous amenities for parents, such as the gym, the rooftop terrace, and other additional features.

There’s a childcare service at the hotel, as well, which can be a practical option for parents when they want to take some rest on their own.

The accommodation prices at this hotel start at $163.

4)     Jumeirah Living – World Trade Center Residence

Situated on Zabeel Road, the Jumeirah Living Hotel is one of the most popular family residences in Dubai.

It’s near the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, which makes it a perfect choice for business people who take their families to their business travels.

The hotel itself provides families with a wide range of amenities for children, from cribs and extra beds for larger kids, to the children’s pool and the babysitting service. The latter is additionally charged, though.

At the same time, parents can spend some great time enjoying the exquisite wellness services at this hotel.

The prices at this hotel start at $163 per night.

5)     V Hotel Dubai, Curio Collection by Hilton

The V Hotel Dubai is a distinguished, 5-star hotel, open to families with kids and pets.

Situated on Sheikh Zayed Road in the Al Habtoor neighbourhood, it’s close to numerous popular sights in Dubai. The Dubai Opera House and Burj Khalifa are within the walking distance from this hotel.

Its position makes it a perfect choice for people who want to experience the cultural scene in Dubai.

Your children will also enjoy numerous additional features within the complex, like the children’s club, the playground, or the children’s pool.

While pets are allowed, there’s a weight restriction – only the animals weighing less than 40lb can stay at the V Hotel Dubai.

The lowest price per night here is $163.

6)     Flora Al Barsha Hotel

Placed in Sabka Street, in the Al Barsha area, the Flora Hotel is close to the Mall of the Emirates and Ski Dubai.

Among many other amenities, you can enjoy a steam room and a fitness centre at this hotel, as well as a top-notch lounge bar.

There aren’t special childcare services here, so you might need to find someone to look after your children if you’re planning to use any of these amenities with your partner. For instance, you could collaborate with a British nanny in Dubai to keep your children safe while you’re recuperating from work.

While the Flora Hotel is a pet-friendly accommodation facility, they charge additional fees for pets.

The lowest price for accommodation in this hotel starts at $39 per person, per night.


Dubai is a great choice for family vacations because it offers a vast array of hotels for every budget. What’s more, many hotels in Dubai are a kid- and pet-friendly facilities. By staying in such a hotel, parents can plan some quality time both with their children and on their own. We hope that our guide will help you find the right hotel for your needs and spend pleasant vacations in Dubai.

AuthorBio: Anne Harris is an HR specialist working for She recruits nannies, governesses and other childcare professionals, ensuring top-notch services for parents worldwide. In her free time, she likes reading about education, and children’s welfare, as well as visiting sports events.

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