Top Dubai Hotels with Nearest Dubai Metro Stations

Dubai MetroDubai owns a serene ambiance and is better described as a quintessential oasis in the desert, we all know that! It hosts a gamut of stunning sky scrapers with eclectic designs and marvelous architecture, and through this blog, we have already shown that!

So In the series comprising prominent Dubai locations from vivid categories, let’s showcase Dubai hotels in this blog post as till now, we haven’t done that. As obvious, you can check for enhanced details on all these hotels through our Dubai Metro App as well. Oops! Sorry to advertise our product in between. Actually only a few bunch of fellows are enthusiastic enough to go through a write-up till the end, so we have to put it right here. Though it is there in the end as wellJ. Jokes apart, let us start!

Al Qasr Madinat Jumeriah 

Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Mall of the Emirates Metro Station (3.4 Km)

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If Madinat Jumeriah is a crown, then Al-Qasr truly resembles its resplendent jewel, which itself reflects its everlasting sheen. Translated as ‘The Palace’ in English, the hotel depicts the aura of royals and has been designed in style of an exemplary summer residence of the Sheikhs. To summarize, it acts as a perfect blend of traditional royal architecture and modernity that leave the tourists with a ‘Wow’ effect.

Everything here is simply matchless, be it the restaurants (more than 40), health club, spas, bars & cafes, etc. It indeed offers the world to you in its 292 luxury rooms & suites, together with a range of exquisite facilities. Once you book your space in this ultra-luxurious hotel, just be prepared to get pampered by the ultra-royal treatment.

JW Marriott Hotel Dubai

Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Abu Baker Al Siddique Metro Station (0.5 Km)

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Located at Abu Baker Al Siddique Rd, Deira, this hotel is an ideal place to seek accommodation while on Dubai tour. All its 52 suites are designed elegantly to suit specific customer requirements with high grade amenities and cordial services. It hosts 10 restaurants and bars, altogether making up for an accomplished range of dine and vine options.

If you are of relaxing nature but don’t find a place to be at peace in the busy Dubai city, the rooftop pool of this hotel is just meant for you. The attached health club, well equipped with upscale amenities is an added advantage.

Among other attractions, the squash court and the award-winning event (meeting and conference) spaces, are worthwhile mentioning. Its proximity to Dubai International Airport also make it a viable option to find solace. Don’t get it confused with JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel, which is located at Sheikh Zayed Road as it is different and perhaps the tallest hotel in Dubai (355m or 1,165 ft) with 72-storeys and 1608 rooms.

JA Jebel Ali Beach Hotel

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Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Jebel Ali Metro Station (9 Km)

The 5 star hotel opens up the door to unlimited fun and excitement for local as well as international The hotel is home to a gamut of rejuvenating facilities for children and the grown-ups, with Tennis court, Fitess gym, Sauna, Scuba, Windsurfing, etc., to name a few. Additionally, 4-swimming pools, spa club and the palm-lined beach are all there to sway away your senses.tourists. It features 5 floors, 260 rooms and is an important part of the award-winning Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa. All its restaurants including Captain’s, La Traviata, Sports Cafe and more on, provide delicious dining options and with famous bars of the likes of Jova, Mushref Bar and Sunset Lounge, all your hidden drinking desires would come to life instantly.

This is it for now, as far as Dubai hotels are concerned. We know, this piece of information is not even a drop in the ocean, but we promise you to be back with much more interesting details on prominent Dubai locations in the better future. So stay tuned with our Dubai Metro blog and Stay alert with our Dubai Metro App by Finoit Labs…We will be right back!

Dubai Medical Tourism-Growing By Leaps and Bounds

Dubai Metro App-Medical tourismDubai tourism has accelerated by huge margins in the past years, i.e., from 2 million in 2010 to a staggering 9.5 million in 2012, to be precise. Evidently, the number of medical tourists have also witnessed a significant increase. However, the Dubai Health Authority aims much higher than that-it aims to make Dubai a prominent international destination for medical tourism. DHA firmly believes that the annual head count of medical tourists in Dubai would touch millions by the 2020.

Reasons behind proliferating medical tourism in Dubai

The administration of Dubai doesn’t mind investing billions in the healthcare facility as it anticipates a bright future for Dubai medical tourism.  Some of the major reasons that led to an exponential increase of tourists in this vertical may include:

  • Impressive healthcare infrastructure
  • Easy accessibility to hospitals via Dubai Metro
  • More than 6,750 medical practitioners speaking 60 plus different languagesDubai Metro App-Medical tourism
  • Clinical expertise in offering treatment for myriad specialties
  • Reasonable savings on medical bills as compared to treatment cost in US and other nations
  • Acute attention to patient safety and care quality
  • International standard treatment facilities
  • Easy availability of hotel rooms as per the patient’s budget constraints.

Some vital stats

Dubai owns a profusion of healthcare centers and even more are in the pipeline for future. The Dubai Healthcare city alone accommodates 15% of the total patients visiting this tourist destination annually. Overall there has been an effectual increase of 10-15% per year in medical tourists, leading to an estimated contribution of US $1.6bn in the nation’s economy every year. Abiding by some more reports, as of 2012, Dubai comprised:

  • 6 Public hospitals with 2307 bedsDubai Metro App-Medical tourism
  • 20 private hospitals with 1447 beds
  • 23 primary healthcare centers
  • 7 specialty centers
  • 923 outpatient clinics
  • Treatment Facilities

The treatment facilities offered in Dubai hospitals are fair enough to lure patients from across the globe to get away with their health problems. Some of the healthcare services that run high demand for medical tourism here thus include, but not limited to:

  • Knee replacement
  • LASIK procedures
  • Dermatology and alternative medicineDubai Metro App-Medical tourism
  • Colon Congenital Paralysis Surgery in children
  • Dental procedures
  • Cosmetic and aesthetic procedures
  • Wellness and spa treatments
  • Reconstructive surgeries for burns and accidents
  • Surgeries related to Urinary Tract System malformation

Prominent Hospitals

Let’s have a look on the prominent hospitals existing in Dubai, followed by the nearest metro stations and the their approximate distance between from the hospital.

Hospitals Nearest Dubai Metro stations

Distance (Km)

Dubai Hospital Salah Al Din Metro Station

4

British Medical Consulting Centre (BMCC) – Dubai Financial Centre Metro Station

4

American Hospital Dubai Oud Metha Metro Station

1.5

Zulekha Hospital Dubai Airport Free Zone Metro Station

4

Belhoul Speciality Hospital Palm Deira Metro Station

2

Don’t forget Dubai Metro App

Dubai Metro App-Medical tourismAs you go through this post and get tempted to know more about these hospitals, you have all the rights to use Dubai Metro app from Finoit labs and get the desired info. Yes, you can also recommend it to other of your friends, peers, and even your boss. After all, we all prefer good healthcare services and if it is in Dubai, none can beat that!

Dubai Educational Institutes Close to Dubai Metro

Dubai focuses on quality education at all the primary, secondary and tertiary levels. It owns reputed private and public academic institutes for Emiratis as well as expatriates. The announcement of Federation of UAE in 1971, followed by the setting up of the Ministry of Education, proved to be twos dominant pillars towards enhancing the educational standards in the Emirates. As of now, the whole of UAE, including Dubai is witnessing an effectual boom in the academic vertical. No wonder, there has been a settle increase in the number of educated citizens in the recent years.

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With the aim to set up a knowledge-based economy, Dubai became the epicenter of world renowned educational institutes. Especially, the renowned Dubai International Academic City campus is all flooded with universities and tertiary academic institutions having foreign accreditations. In this blog post, we get you tete a tete with some of the popular education destinations from this Arabian land, together with the closest Dubai metro stations.Hope you like it.

Dubai Metro App-Univeristy of Dubai

University of Dubai

The University of Dubai is a government sponsored higher educational institution that was established in 1998. It has two sprawling campus in the UAE, one in Abu Dhabi and the other in Dubai. The two campuses collectively impart education to around 10,000 students from all around the world, 19 countries to be precise. It has also found its name in the 2011 list of top 10 favorite places or companies to work in. The university offers numerous undergraduate, graduate, certificate programs and research programs in a profusion of verticals including Information Technology, Business, Arts and Sciences, Education, and Media.

Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Rashidiya Metro station (20 Km)

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The university found its realms in 1997 with the aim to assist the human resource development programs by the government through skilled and qualified workforce. It offers courses from Business and IT field with national accreditation from Ministry of Higher Education. Internationally, it is also accredited by Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The university also provides scholarships for government organizations.

Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Al Rigga Metro Station (1 Km)

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Institute of Management Technology (IMT)- Dubai

IMT Dubai is a prestigious and only academic institute of Indian origin, which is accredited by Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHSE), UAE. It has affiliations with above 25 universities across the globe and boasts of its plush infrastructure with residential campus, all equipped with modern amenities. It offers graduate and post graduate courses in the business stream and alongside, also runs the internship program, which is a compulsory component MBA curriculum in IMT. Alumnus of this institute don’t have to try too hard to get quality placements with lucrative packages. It is located in the Academic City.

Nearest Dubai Metro Station: Rashidiya Metro Station (18 Km)

Finoit LabsComing to our Dubai Metro App, it gives you valuable information about all these and several other academic institutes. In addition, the app also lets you have a complete rendezvous with the top notch Dubai locations along with the details of nearest Dubai metro stations. Well! That’s it for now, see you soon.

Coolest Features of Dubai Metro App: Places

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Dubai Metrp App-PlacesTo roam around the exotic locations of Dubai is a real treat to the tourists. The gigantic malls, mesmeric tourist spots, the boat ride at the creek, the memorable walk across The Walk, buying Gold at the Gold Souk, enjoying the thrill of skiing in Skii Dubai and much more, the list is endless.

You would surely have already started surrendering to temptations right at your seats, while touring around these pleasing lines, full of Dubai Places. To your amuse, the Dubai Metro App brings forth you the information on a bulk of such locations, through its Places feature. You can use the provided info while deciding to visit the said locations in person. But prior to that, don’t forget installing the app on your Android or iOS devices ;)

Checking out Places via Dubai Metro App

To use the feature, you need to follow few simple steps:

  1. Look for Places icon at the home screen, at the bottom, just next to the search icon.
  2. Tap the Places icon.
  3. In the next screen, click the arrow of the drop down box. You will notice multiple Dubai destinations, such as:
    1. All: Fetches the list of all the places fed in the Dubai Metro app. You can scroll the screen to get info about them one after another.
    2. Bus Stands: Gives info about Dubai Bus Stations
    3. Colleges: Education hubs are just few taps away, once you use this utilitarian app.
    4. Dubai Metrp App-Places2Hospitals: Provides info about the prominent Dubai hospitals.
    5. Hotels: Dubai is best known for its cordial and luxurious hotels. The Dubai metro app strives to fetch maximum hotels in and around Dubai, via the current and soon to be launched updated version.
    6. Malls: Know about hot favorite malls in Dubai right through this feature of our app.
    7. Museums: Dubai is well known for its historical museums. Get updated info about all of them through this application.
    8. Tourist Spots: Know about the heart pondering tourist spots by tapping on tourist spots. There are plenty of them to amuse your mind.
    9. Worships: Tap Worships to know about the places in Dubai where you can search for divine spirituality. After all, there is a bit of spirituality in each of us.
    10. Restaurants: This is the section that you will come across in our updated version, very soon. Once you go through it, you would not require to search for any other source for Dubai restaurants.

So keep using Dubai Metro App to explore Dubai. Should you wish to pour down any of your valuable suggestions, feel free to do so, right here, in the comment box. Your response matters a lot to us at Finoit Labs!

Dubai Museums-Coolest Locations to Hang Around Near Dubai Metro

Let’s give rest to the features of Dubai Metro App for this post and talk about some soothing places to hang around with family and friends. What about museums? Well, I know it’s a boring place for most of you who think it to be suitable for only kids and senile people. But since we are talking about Dubai museums, there has to be something exciting indeed. So let us explore some of the widely visited heritage destinations of this Arabian city-state.

Dubai MuseumDubai Museum: Originally built in the late18th century (1787 to be precise), and renovated in 1971 for public display, Dubai museum is the oldest structure in Dubai existing till date. It aims at portraying Dubai’s traditional life through an enriched gamut of artifacts, local antiquities, and dioramas.

You can find artifacts from as old as 3000 B.C, as well as those from Asian and African nations being brought from time to time as a part of trade with Dubai. Its popularity has soared extensively in the past few years, with an annual turnout of lakhs of visitors. The time between August-April is the best to give it a visit. It is located at Al Fahidi Fort.

Nearest Metro Transit: Al Fahidi Metro Station

Dubai Metro-Sheikh-Saeed-Al-Maktoum-house Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House Dubai: Located in Al Shindagha along the Dubai Creek, the historic building reminisces the life and times of Saeed Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, former ruler of Dubai, and grandfather of the current Dubai ruler, Sheikh Mohammad. It was built somewhere around 1894 as the residence of Al Maktoum family. At present, the architectural marvel is a museum that hosts the images and artifacts of the pre-oil times.

You can have a glimpse of some historical documents, stamps, coins, pearl diving, etc., that date back to the 18th century. Additionally, images captured in 1940’s and 1950’s, depicting the beauty of creek, the Souqs and the glory of traditional celebrations are worth a dekko.

Nearest Metro Transit: Al Ghubaiba Metro Station

Antique Museum: Located in Al Quoz Industrial Estate, Antique Museum is more a shopping paradise than a museum. It is a giant warehouse, which hosts 4 embezzling warehouses and is spread across a sprawling 65,000 sq foot area. As you move inside, you will feel like entering in a dark and dusty cave of the ancient times with narrow passages.

It is perhaps the best place to buy souvenirs, antiques, etc., which are imported from 22 countries, including Africa, Indonesia, Dubai Metro-Antique MuseumTurkey, Nepal, Egypt, Indonesia and UAE itself, among others. The items include crystal glass sheesha pipes, Arabic lamps, Pakistani swords, wood-carved ornaments, beautiful bed linen, small furniture, fridge magnets, luxurious Pashmina shawls, t-shirts, caps, and many more.

For local residents, shopping here is a regular affair, and for foreign tourists, the place is no less than heaven as it lets them to shop for almost everything from across the world, at a single place. However, there is no scope of bargaining here, all the items are available at fixed price, which ultimately makes way for hassle free shopping experience. The museum is in close proximity to the famous Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Madinat Hotels and more. So it has to be your ultimate tourist destination if you’re staying in any of these places.To get more accommodation choices around it, you can find discount hotels on CheapOair online.

Nearest Metro Transit: Al Quoz Metro station:

Hope you like this post that covers the exclusive and must visited Dubai Museums. Keep visiting this blog for new updates on widely craved Dubai Locations, Dubai Hotels, Dubai Metro and your very own Dubai Metro App by Finoit Labs. Until then, enjoy!

Coolest Features of Dubai Metro App: Find Your Route

Dubai Metro AppWe have been providing valuable information about Dubai in the previous posts that you all have embraced whole-heartedly. As for this and forthcoming posts, we would like to concentrate more on our Dubai Metro App that acts as a concerned guide to help you reach your desired destination via Metro train more convincingly. So let us have a look at some of its coolest features through a series of posts on this blog that are a rarity in the contemporary apps on Dubai Metro. To start with, we have the Search feature for you with four different facilities.

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Find Your Route

Its not just the usual ‘search the route’ feature but much more than that. It lets you find the selected route via 4 different modes:

  1. Search Route
  2. Search By Address
  3. Locate Nearest Metro Station
  4. Interactive Route Map

Search Route: In both the ‘From’ and ‘To’ sections, select your desired station from among the list of metro stations by clicking the arrow against each of them. In the resulting screen, you will get all the important information between the two locations via shortest route, including:

    1. Travel timeDubai Metro-Search By Address
    2. Stops
    3. Junctions
    4. Zones
    5. Distance

Next, clicking Click here to see more results would show you the corresponding details of the next shortest route.

Search By Address: As the feature name suggests, the Dubai Metro App lets you search a particular location by mentioning its name in the space provided. Once you do that, the app will display your search in the Google Map. You can zoom in and zoom out the screen as per your convenience to an apt extent.

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Locate Nearest Metro: Imagine a situation where you are totally lost in an alien place, with none of your friends around to resuce you in the Dubai Land. Thankfully, with this app installed in your phone, you need not to worry any more even if you are all alone. Just Click’ Locate Nearest Metro Station’ and select the range within which you want to check out a station. You better know what to do next!

Interactive Route Map: This is quite an interesting features that is really interactive and worthwhile. To use it the best way, type a location on the space at the top and click ‘Select’, your station will start blinking in the map. Next, delete the first location and type another one, click Select. Consequently, all the stations between the two locations you mentioned would start blinking in the map.

At the bottom of the screen, you will get information on Minutes, Stops and Junctions
This is it for now, see you soon in the next post where we will highlight some other major feature of our Dubai Metro App by Finoit Labs. Until keep download it on your iPhone and Android Smartphones.in between. Just to keep your interest intact, we would encourage you to click the ‘Details’ button on your own and check out what the resultant screen has in the stores for you.

If you are wandering somewhere in Delhi- the capital city of India, cheer up, for we at Finoit Labs have an ultimate Delhi NCR Metro App as well, just to help you get rid of the hassles of knowing Delhi Metro whereabouts. So don’t wait, just download it right here. Don’t worry, its absolutely just like your very own Dubai Metro.

Top 3 Dubai Shopping Malls With Whom You Would Fall In Love Instantly

Dubai Metro AppVisiting a popular location may often delve you think for a while, why is this place so popular. While visiting almost any other location could well prompt you to fall prey to such a puzzling question but with Dubai, the story is poles apart. It is hard to control the temptation you are bound to experience in this Emirate city, the gigantic skyscrapers  the picturesque exotic scenery, affluent shopping malls all equipped with upscale branded outlets, a plethora of dining options and much more. This blog intends to cover all of them in its subsequent posts, for now, lets barge into the famous Dubai shopping malls followed by the information about the closest Dubai metro stations.

1. Dubai Mall

Based on area, the Dubai Mall is considered as the largest shopping mall in the world in terms of total whose retail clutch extends across a sprawling 5,400,000 sq ft accommodating 12,000 shops from 600 plus retailers stores and 160 outlets for food and beverage. The mere imagination of its stature starts igniting the excitement. The mall is located Burj Khalifa complex, Downtown Dubai, and attracts an unbelievable 750,000 visitors every week.Dubai Metro App-Dubai Mall

It is not that bad either in terms of gross leasable space with 6th largest mall in the world, South China Mall, SM Mall of Asia etc. are among those ranked ahead of it. Dubai Aquarium and Discovery Centre are right here, making up for a perfect tourist destination. Also, watch out for Under Water Zoo and the one of its kind Dubai Ice Rink.

Nearest Metro Station : Burj Khalifa Metro Station

2. Mall of the Emirates

This ultra popular shopping mall is located in Al Barsha district of Dubai which is also termed as New Dubai. It proudly stands tall amid world’s largest malls comprising the likes of Dubai Mall, City stars etc. You are rest assured to get a profusion of entertainment, dining, shopping and leisure options. A big part of its interiors (2,400,000 square feet approx.) is captured by the branded shops, that include a staggering 520 brands representing assorted walks of life with lifestyle, fashions and electronics to name a few. If you are a bargaining freak, this has to be your place.Dubai Metro App-Mall of the Emirates

Moving ahead, the world famous Ski Dubai, offering complete skiing experience in an indoor location with real snow-covered hills, multifarious chair lifts and snow park, is right here. Additionally, if you are on a business tour or even on a vacation and have your wallets all packed with credit cards, multi-star hotels such as Pullman Dubai or the Kempinski hotel are perfectly yours. And yes, did we mention that the mall reflects an exemplary instance of masterly architecture.

Nearest Metro station : Mall of the Emirates Metro Station

3. Deira City Centre

Spread across 115,000 square feet area, Deira City centre is capable of enthralling the attention of more than 20 million visitors every year. It comprises 370 stores of the most sought after brands, including food courts, multiplexes, hotels etc. It holds the distinction as the first ever large-scale mixed use place for shopping whereDubai Metro App-Deira City Centre

all the facilities could be had under a single roof. But that was way back in 1995, when it was launched, however it has survived the test of times and in the contemporary period as well, it lives to its towering international repute. Make sure to visit Magic Planet, a popular place to hangout with friends and family. Other attractions in the mall include VOX, the 11-screen multiplex cinema comprising 3,0000 seats, Bowling city, 5-star City Centre Hotel & Residence , MAF tower and much more. Just be here and you just wait exploring the excitement on your own.

Nearest Metro Station: Deira City Centre Metro Station

Hope you liked this small journey across the prominent shopping malls in Dubai. Future posts of this Dubai Metro app blog would highlight some more enthralling destinations. Until then, happy Dubai tourism.