10 of the Best Homes for Rent in Dubai

Written by Arpan Ghosh

Dubai is one of the top cities in the world to rent a home and the rental market has grown tremendously in 2022. The properties you will find here are mostly custom-built, featuring bespoke design elements complemented by unique lifestyle features such as private cinemas and home gyms. They are located in some of the top communities of the city such as Palm Jumeirah, Emirates Hills and Al Barari, making them a fantastic option for a long-term luxury home. Discover the 10 best properties for rent in Dubai below.

Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 1
Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 2

This stunning custom build on a prime part of Palm Jumeirah offers 10 bedrooms in total, and it has recently been upgraded to give the interior and exteriors spaces an even more elegant look. The villa features branded fittings and fixtures, with furnishings provided by top Italian brands. It is divided into two wings, providing two distinct living spaces as well as two separate master bedroom suites. As is befitting a home on Palm Jumeirah, the backyard has been incredibly well-designed, featuring a large infinity pool and direct access to a private beach.

Furnished Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 1
Furnished Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 2

This is a very rare option - a custom villa with 11 bedrooms that comes completely furnished and even has all bills and utilities included in the rental price. There is an abundance of windows - set along two levels in the living room, for example - to ensure a steady stream of natural light throughout the day. Both kitchens are incredibly well-appointed, and the dining room features a selection of artwork that has been specially curated for the villa by the homeowner. The backyard pool, deck and lawn are of a resort standard and connect seamlessly to the beach.

Rare Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 1
Rare Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah 2

This villa has a Central Gallery layout type and has been fully renovated. The plot has also been extended, providing more interior and exterior space for the whole family. The master bedrooms is especially large, featuring a private terrace that looks out over the Burj Al Arab. The garden features mature landscaping that provide greenery while also adding a sense of privacy - a pool deck and private beach are, naturally, a part of the package.‚Äč

Sector HT, Emirates Hills 1
Sector HT, Emirates Hills 2

This marvelous seven-bedroom villa in Emirates Hills has been completely upgraded from its original design and is brought to market completely furnished. The home enjoys a fantastic view over the Marina skyline which can be enjoyed from the principal rooms as well as the beautiful back garden. The home has a beautiful water feature at the entrance to welcome you in, and includes mature greenery and landscaping planted all around to give it that extra sense of sophistication.

Renovated Signature Villa 1
Renovated Signature Villa 2

This home has a Garden Lobby layout that has been renovated to create the perfect modern beachfront home. Each room is incredibly spacious, featuring high-end fittings and top-of-the-line appliances. The bedrooms are especially well-designed with a vast amount of built-in storage plus en-suite bathrooms that have a spa-like quality to their design. Large windows are set into all of the main rooms, allowing for incredible views over the Atlantis and the upcoming Atlantis the Royal Residences.

Gallery View Villa 1
Gallery View Villa 2

This villa, which has a Gallery View layout, is on the market fully furnished and features a sleek modern aesthetic that is perfect for a beachfront lifestyle. The interior colour scheme exudes elegance, with muted colours that create a sense of calm. The use of beautiful wood pieces in much of the living and dining spaces complement the surroundings nicely. The home also has a private lift providing access across levels, and opens out to a lovely private beach.

The Nest, Al Barari 1
The Nest, Al Barari 2

This beautiful contemporary home is part of a very exclusive neighbourhood within Al Barari. It comprises five bedrooms, along with an open plan ground-floor layout, a well-designed open kitchen and a large garden space with a private pool. It is surrounded by abundant greenery - the USP of Al Barari - offering a haven of tranquility that is in close proximity to some of Dubai's most unique wellness and recreation facilities.

Palm Villa with Atlantis View 1
Palm Villa with Atlantis View 2

Another stunning upgraded and furnished home, this villa represents beachfront living at its finest. It features a bright interior palette that is livened up by pops of blue and a limited selection of colors. The kitchen features professional-grade appliances, all of the bedrooms have vast amounts of built-in storage, and the garden space is beautifully landscaped. The prime positioning of this villa allows it to enjoy magnificent views of the Atlantis and Atlantis the Royal.

Tip Villa 1
Tip Villa 2

This villa is located on one of the Frond tips of the Palm and sits on a plot that has been extended. The interiors have been fully renovated as well, and one of the key highlights is the extended master bedroom suite which benefits from its own cinema. Due to the excellent positioning of this villa, it also enjoys access to one of the largest stretches of private beachfront on the Palm.

Emirates Hills Villa 1
Emirates Hills Villa 2

This villa benefits from a location in one of Dubai's most exclusive neighbourhoods and in one of the most sought after sectors. It features a very classical interior and exterior design with vibrant colours and stunning gold finishes, especially in the dining room. The stunning pool area includes a Tiki bar and BBQ station, and one can also enjoy incredible views over the Address Montgomerie golf course.