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BackPacker 16 Hostel in Dubai

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About Us

Welcome to Backpacker 16 - a safe, comfortable, friendly and cheap hostel in Dubai! This place was created following the idea to let people from all over the world feel at home while staying in modern apartments with a maximum range of facilities for an affordable price.

Located in close proximity to the city centre, you can find plenty of shopping malls nearby as well as the best entertaining places of Dubai. For your convenience and safety - reception is operating 24/7. Our experienced team will ensure you a professional service we are glad to provide every guest. We will make your journey unforgettable!

Types of rooms

4-Bed Male

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4-bed Mixed

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6-bed Female

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6-bed Male

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6-bed Mixed

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8-bed Mixed

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Our cheap Dubai hostel is ready to give a warm welcome to the guests all-over the world! We offer you a cozy bed in a spacious shared room for 6 and 8 people with an air-conditioner inside, personal locker with a key, free access to the rooftop swimming-pool, well-equipped GYM, steam room & sauna and much more! You will find maximum facilities needed during your stay, including the iron and ironing board, washing and drying machines, hairdryer, personal towel. The spick and span kitchen has the complete set of appliances you may need while cooking your favorite dishes or trying a new one. Our reception is working around the clock, please don’t hesitate to contact us in case you have a request or question.

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Our Location

Full adress:
Dubai, Tecom, Al Barsha,
Building name: Capitol Tower
(between Media Rotana and Grand Millennium Hotels),
1st floor, Apartment 101
Phone: +971 56 647 20 50

About Tecom

Tecom is one of the most famous, safe and attractive areas in Dubai. It is a right place to stay not only for tourism, but for business as well. You can find here lots of restaurants, cafes, bars, beauty salons, banks, supermarkets and much more within a stone’s throw. From Tecom you can easily get to any part of the city by public transport, such as metro or bus. Only 7 minutes on foot away from us there’s Dubai Internet city metro station and 4 bus stations. Tecom is also well-known for the sightseeings on the area itself and on the other areas nearby, like Dubai Marina, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Creek, Palm Jumeirah and the tallest building in the world Burj Khalifa. It is well worth visiting!


“ Modern facilities and great staff - this is a brief description of Backpacker 16. The kitchen was spacious and fully equipped, as well as bathroom and the room itself. I didn’t worry about belongings, as I had my personal locker and there was a lot of space to keep all the cloth and other things I had. It was a great experience, I felt here at home.” - Mike

“I have stayed there for 5 days. Truly amazing experience! Clean place, new furniture and comfortable beds is not all, they offer swimming pool , steam room and gym as well! It is even more that you expect from a budget hostel in Dubai. I also appreciate caring attitude of stuff – these guys know their work well. I will definitely stay there again in my next trip to Dubai.” – Lizbeth

“This place is really value for money. Our short – term stay in this hostel is now a part of great memories from Dubai trip. Managers are very helpful and friendly. This place is worthy option, especially if you are on a budget and want to stay in a cheap hostel in Dubai. I will advise my friends this place, in case they plan to visit UAE.” - Stephany

“I didn’t expect much from a cheap Dubai hostel, but the team managed to exceed my expectations. Clean, safe and comfortable place. I was so lucky to have a great neighbors in my room, everyone treated to each other as good friends. In any case I came to the managers and they were always helpful. Thank you hospitality and professionalism! I will never forget this place!” - Valery

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What is the location? Is it far from public transport?

Our cheap hostel accommodation in Dubai is very centrally located and you can reach the nearest metro station in about 5-7 min walk.

How many people can stay in one room?

In our cheap hostel in Dubai we have rooms with different capacity 6-beds or 8- beds rooms. We cannot predict how many people will stay at the same time with you, but we can guarantee that the number of people will not surpass the maximum capacity of the room.

Do you have private room for couples?

We offer beds in shared rooms with attached or shared bathrooms.

Do men and women live separately in your hostel?

If you stay on monthly basis, men and ladies stay separately. For those who stay on short-term basis we offer men-only and female-only dormitories as well as mixed types.

Can we drink alcoholic beverages in your accommodation?

According to the law of the city, it is not allowed to drink alcohol in public places. Backpacker 16 is no exception. You can drink only in licensed places such as bars, clubs, etc.

How late can I come back to hostel?

Our hostel works 24/7, so you can enjoy numerous attractions of the Dubai city till the dawn, and get back to the hostel whenever is convenient to you.

Do you provide safari tours?

Besides the wide range of facilities, our cheap hostel in Dubai offers you one of the most breathtaking experiences – desert safari tours. You will enjoy an incredible scene of vast sand dunes. Do not hesitate to ask our managers about the details, when you arrive.

Is the price final or you have additional charges?

All the facilities we provide are included in the price. You only pay the cost of the room and leave a security deposit, which is refundable at the end of your stay.

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