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Travel Information

The Oberoi, Dubai is located at The Oberoi Centre which is a commercial complex and includes an office tower.

The hotel is located is Business Bay which is within minutes from the Dubai Mall and the Dubai International Financial Centre.

Location & Access

By Air

The Oberoi, Dubai is situated 17 kilometres from the Dubai International Airport 25 minutes' drive from the hotel. All major international airlines have regular flights to and from the city. International carriers like Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, British Airways, Air France, Fly Dubai, Qatar Airways, Saudi Arabian Airlines also have regular flights operating to and from Bangalore.

By Road

The Oberoi, Dubai is well connected by road to all Emirates in UAE. The distance from a few major emirates is Abu Dhabi (150 kilometres / 1 hour 30 minutes) and Sharjah (35 kilometres / 45 minutes).

Driving Directions

Driving Direction from Abu Dhabi (South Side) or from Mall of Emirates

Pass the Exit No. 47 at the Dubai Refreshment Centre and drive 500 Meters. Take the Exit No. 48, between Dubai Refreshment Centre and Business Bay Metro Station at the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St. From here take a left turn towards the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St. Follow the Hotel Signage on the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St.

Driving Direction from Sharjah (North Side) or from Dubai Mall

After The Mazaya Centre take the Exit No. 47. Drive to the Sheikh Zayed Road (North Side) for 500 Meters. Take the Exit No. 48, between Dubai Refreshment Centre and Business Bay Metro Station at the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St. Take a left turn for the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St. Follow the Hotel Signage on the Al Khaleej Al Tejari 1 St.

Other Travel Information

Entry Air

All the four major Emirates - Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah have direct international air connections.

Entry Road

Overland, there are several points of entry into UAE. For up-to-date information on border crossing-points, contact government tourist information offices.

Visa

The Oberoi, Dubai also assists guests with VISA formalities at an additional cost of AED 500 per person. The documents required are mentioned below:

  • Colored scan copy of the passport front and back side
  • One passport sized jpeg format photographs with white background
  • Valid ID proof
  • Credit card authorization form duly filled, authorizing a guarantee of AED 500 for the same

Religion

The official religion of UAE is Islam and a large number of mosques can be found throughout the city. Unless on a guided tour guests are not permitted entry into the mosques.

Currency

The local currency is Emirati Dirham, which is pegged to the US Dollar. The dirham is commonly referred to as either AED or DHS. when shown in written form on priced tags and menus, etc.

There are 100 fils to 1 dirham and coins come in 25 fils, 50 fils and 1 dirham.

Notes are issued in the denomination of 5 Dhs, 10 Dhs, 20 Dhs, 50 Dhs, 100 Dhs, 200 Dhs, 500 Dhs and 1000 Dhs.