Garhoud is a residential area close to Dubai International Airport. The area is popular with airline staff and convenient for those working in Deira. Downsides include traffic congestion and aircraft noise.
Hotels and places to stay in and around this area include Le Meridien Fairway, Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Roda Al Bustan Hotel, Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Dubai International Hotel, Premier Inn Dubai International Airport, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Raintree Hotel Dubai, and Royal Continental Hotel Dubai.
Properties in Garhoud are mainly 3 and 4 bedroom villas.
Le Meridien Dubai is well known for its huge choice of great restaurants. Options include Long Yin (Chinese), Yalumba (Australia), Kiku (Japanese), and Sukhothai (Thai). The Blue Elephant at Al Bustan Rotana Hotel is widely regarded as one of the city’s best Thai restaurants.
There’s also a good selection of restaurants at the Century Village at the Aviation Club.
Attractions & Entertainment
The Festival Centre at Dubai Festival City features a cinema and bowling alley. There’s also a cinema at Deira City Centre.
The Cambridge International School offers primary and secondary education and follows the National Curriculum for England. There are also schools at Dubai Festival City.
Map of Garhoud
Interactive map of Garhoud.
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