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Heritage House

Deira Al-Ras District, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 393 7139
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Thank you Prince Charles!

This is a hidden gem and can be found behind the cafe frontage. Do try the Arabian coffee served in... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
St Albans, United Kingdom
via mobile
Our first contact with the old Dubai

At the time of our visit, the place was under maintenance but we were lucky enough to find two guys... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Sydney, Australia
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Deira Al-Ras District, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The Creek
+971 4 393 7139
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem and can be found behind the cafe frontage. Do try the Arabian coffee served in beautiful coffee jugs. We had an escorted tour from the property owner who shared with us the history of the house. Our guide told us...More

Thank jim24hg
Reviewed 30 March 2017

At the time of our visit, the place was under maintenance but we were lucky enough to find two guys willing to talk to us and introduce us to the heritage house, showing us around quickly before closing it once more. Even though some of...More

Thank rodrigoelp
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The Heritage House museum was closed indefinitely for maintenance. They didn't say how long it was closed for and they didn't mention on the website that it was closed. It's close to the gold and perfume souks so we we were able to do something...More

Thank artantor2013
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

All the district around here is so very interesting and a breath of fresh air from the skyscrapers of downtown or the marina. The little streets are full of charm with little shops with wonderful smells and the textile souk is just behind...it was the...More

1  Thank Travelaround59
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Good place to learn the change for the past 40 years in Dubai. From pearl diving industry with poor live and now ... all high rise building.

Thank tanje1
Reviewed 25 November 2016

they were showing some old houses there and some of women were making some handmades there and they have small shops for supply their products there

Thank Mahboobeh F
Reviewed 22 November 2016

city tour operator took us their for a quick drive through, OK, not something very great, though didnt go inside

Thank salmanhafeez
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Very good to learn about history of Dubai and how economic development took place in barely 50 years!

Thank MukeshDave
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Heritage House will give you a chance to know the traditional lifestyle that has been lived in historical houses, form old utensills, pottery etc.

Thank Abuminas
Reviewed 19 May 2016

3 minutes walk to the metro station, 5 minutes walk to gold souk, 30 minutes walk to the creek dock, with the mosque nearby, we had the best Dubai stay here for 8 days!

Thank Joann W
The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the
air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders
call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the
place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to
uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really
began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one
of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily
recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original
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11 January 2015|
Response from RussellAS28 | Reviewed this property |
A problem! You're asking the person who visited and who is now in London so I regret I cannot answer your question! Sorry.