With Instagram making unique hotels and quirky staycations all the rage, there has been a surge in popularity for trailer style retreats in our very own UAE. While Airstream trailers converted into hotels and glamping sites are fairly popular in the USA and UK, the concept is quite new in the UAE. With the tourism authorities in Hatta bringing the concept of Airstream hotels to the UAE, these unique accommodations have captured the interest of the adventurous folks in the city. Equipped with the state-of-the-art facilities, these luxurious lodges offer you an opportunity to live in the midst of the rich and diverse landscapes of the area. Whether you want to trek along the peaks of the mountains or enjoy a barbecue under the sun, these trailer-style hotels in the UAE offer an enjoyable way to spend long weekends with family and friends!
Trailer-Style Hotels in the UAE
The fully kitted out Airstream trailers and other similar trailer hotels in the UAE don’t make you compromise on your comfort, while also ensuring you have a lot of fun and adventure. Next time you go camping, stay in any of these hotels and gather around a barbecue pit with your friends and sing along to your favourite tunes.
Hatta Sedr Trailers Resort by Meraas
For idyllic camping in Hatta, this quiet yet vibrant spot in the foothills of the Hajar Mountains is the perfect option. It may appear to be a regular Airstream trailer from the outside but is actually a fully-fitted hotel with luxe amenities.
Featuring air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi and a private bathroom, the Sedr trailers Hatta has amped up the glamour quotient of camping in Hatta. This Insta-worthy trailer style UAE hotel is similar to other Airstream hotels around the world including El Cosmico in Texas and the Hicksville Trailer Palace and Artists’ Retreat in California.
This decked-out Airstream trailer has a terrace along with a communal bonfire and barbecue facilities. It also comes with a host of interesting activities – you can enjoy mountain bike rides, kayaking, twin zip-lining and freefall jumping here.
The cost of this trailer-style hotel in the UAE is also pretty reasonable. You can find a room overlooking the Hatta Dam at an average price of AED 500! But since it’s launch in 2008, the Sedr Airstream trailers in Hatta have been in great demand, so finding available booking can be quite challenging, especially in cool winter months.
- Location: Hatta Dam, UAE
Located 8 km from Ajman China Mall, Caravana is another trailer-style hotel in the UAE. It is located near a private beach area, allowing guests to soak up the beautiful views of the sea.
Caravana has various facilities that add to your convenience. From air-conditioned rooms to a barbecue space and terrace, Caravana Alzorah is one of the best glamping spots in the UAE.
While there’s plenty to do near the beach itself, this trailer-style UAE hotel is also near other attractions such as the Ajman Museum, which lies at a distance of 18 km. If you would rather enjoy the quaint charm of the caravan, you can easily cook up your favourite meats at the barbecue pit outside or sit around a bonfire in the cool evenings.
Take a look at our detailed guide on Carvana Alzorah to know more about the cost, timings and contact information for this popular new camping spot.
- Location: Al Zohrah Beach, Ajman
Hatta Damani Lodges Resort by Meraas
Bringing a new level of sophistication to camping to Dubai, Damani Lodges is another quirky and trendy hotel in Hatta. While this is not strictly a trailer style hotel, the features are definitely inspired by popular Airstream hotels and parks around the world. Featuring air-conditioned rooms equipped with a flat-screen TV, wardrobe, kettle and a hairdryer, the hotel makes sure guests have the best luxury camping experience in Hatta.
The rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows which offer beautiful views of the mountains, tempting you to look beyond the space you’re currently in.
A restaurant serving American cuisine is also located at this trailer-inspired hotel. The hotel also offers a terrace where you can soak up beautiful views while sipping hot coffee or enjoying your favourite snacks.
If you are planning to stay at this eco-friendly retreat, prices are usually between AED 800 to AED 900. These can change, however, depending on availability and demand.
- Location: Near Hatta Bike Trail Centre, Dubai
And that’s a wrap to our list of the best Airstream trailer-style in the UAE. If you want to explore more locations in the region where you can enjoy some days away from the hustle and bustle of the city, get your camping gear and head over to some of the best camping spots in the UAE.
Other than these places, there are also many desert escapes in the UAE that are worth checking out!
If you think there are any other trailer hotels in the UAE that we have missed out, let us know in the comments’ section.
Cover image belongs to Visit Hatta’s facebook page.