Destination guide

The desert setting of Al Barsha is ready to explore

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Al Barsha. This city's shopping, skiing and cafes draw many visitors. Mall of the Emirates and Ski Dubai are just a couple of the must-see attractions. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Al Barsha

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Al Barsha a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ski Dubai (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Aquaventure (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Emirates Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Wild Wadi Water Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Arabian Ranches Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Dubai Festival City Mall (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Al Barsha

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Al Barsha is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jumeira Beach and Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Dubai Creek (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Al Barsha Pond Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Dubai Butterfly Garden (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Umm Suqeim Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Kite Beach (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Al Barsha

The nearest airport is in Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.), located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Dubai (DWC-Al Maktoum Intl.), which is 14.5 mi (23.3 km) away.

Consider catching the metro at Sharaf DG Station or Mall of the Emirates Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Al Barsha?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 65 holiday rentals around Al Barsha. From 22 holiday houses to 28 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Al Barsha is on Stayz.

Can I rent Houses in Al Barsha?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 22 Houses in Al Barsha. Our other popular types of Al Barsha holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 holiday houses
  • Villas: 10 holiday houses
  • Studios: 36 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Al Barsha?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Al Barsha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.