A rooftop lap pool, free lobby Wi-Fi and a location next door to Mall of the Emirates and Ski Dubai are why Holiday Inn Dubai - Al Barsha is a treat for our guests. The seven-floor Holiday Inn has 310 rooms, all with mini bars, tea and coffeemakers, Wi-Fi (fee in room, free in lobby), flat-panel TVs and DVD players. Non-smoking rooms are available. Practice your butterfly stroke in the rooftop outdoor lap pool, with a view of the famous Burj Al Arab hotel and Jumeirah skyline from the adjacent terrace. The hotel also has a fitness room, business center, Indian and Thai restaurants, sports bar and cocktail lounge. Parking is free. The Holiday Inn Dubai - Al Barsha is next to Mall of the Emirates, Ski Dubai and Magic Planet Amusement Park. The Sharaf DG Metro station is also next door to the hotel. Dubai Mall and the Burj Khalifa (billed as the highest building in the world) are nine miles northeast. Dubai International Airport is 15 miles northeast. our guests pleased with this Holiday Inn say they'd "definitely stay here again," citing the "perfect location" and rooftop pool among the reasons to return.