Al Sham Hotel is situated in the Deira district of Dubai the hotel is close to the Gold Souk and the various shopping malls cultural attractions and approximately 8 kms from the airport. The rooms are all small to medium in size and although basic are both clean and functionable. All rooms have private bathrooms with some having private balconies. The restaurant is located on the ground floor and offers a selection of meals throughout the day. There is a large TV where sports and news channels are played. The hotel building is painted green and is low in height but blends in with the other buildings in the area. The small lobby has large windows letting in natural light and a small seating area where refreshments may be served. The hotel is ideal for budget travellers looking for a hotel in a central location in which to explore the city. Beach transfers available from the hotel upon request and subject to availability.