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Great place for a good little find

Wander the streets here and see what you can find. We went here looking for items for a fairy... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
lifenadventure
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Vibrant alternative side to the Dubai most visitors think of

IF you think Dubai is all about fancy hotels and pristine beaches - head a short distance one way... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
David D
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Satwa is almost like a piece of the Philippines with a large selection of shops and restaurants with prices most often well below the typical tourist areas of other parts of Dubai. Here you will find nice and helpful people in an atmosphere that is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

Its a great place in dubai who love to walk in the street. Great shopping experience . Best place for shopaholic.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mohitkrgupta
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

If you want to buy good deals you visit satwa. Everything is there. Cheaper clothes option and jewelry. Restaurants and cafeterias is there. Satwa is good for walking you can see a lot of shops. Bus stations are everywhere but a little bit far from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Had the worst experience of my life with neha tailoring in satwa. I wanted some work to be done on my western wedding gown previous day of my wedding. the gown costed me 4500 dhs. It was urgent. These people spoke so much that i...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank SuzanneV1183
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

If you want to see how the working class live, come to Satwa. Satwa is a small microcosm of Dubai’s middle and small income working class. Various shops selling affordable goods and services can be found here. Drop by Satwa and you will have a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Wander the streets here and see what you can find. We went here looking for items for a fairy garden and came away with everything plus more. The streets are lined with cheap shops of all varieties and there are no tourists! Great for material...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

When I came to Dubai I never imagined street shopping but it’s possible. Anything you want is available in satwa. Frames Wool Needles Knitting stuff Pets Pets stuff Crochet stuff You name it and look around you will find it.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

IF you think Dubai is all about fancy hotels and pristine beaches - head a short distance one way and you are on the latter, and go a couple of kilometers the other to hit the five star luxury - then Al Satwa is the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank David D
Reviewed February 3, 2018

its a awsum experience with Royal Style Tailoring and Embroidery LLC they made my suit excellent feeling awsum

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Md I
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Normally everything on trip advisor is quite accurate and I have used it many times on many holidays around the world, and I also write reviews. This time the reviews are very misleading , as it the distance from the metro stations , it’s not...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Satwa Branch Address : Al Morjina Plaza, Satwa - Bur Dubai, UAE Post Box Number : 23431 Telephone : +971 - 4 - 344 6640 Fax : +971 - 4 - 342 0407 Telex : 24358 HECOAD EM Contact... More
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January 27, 2017|
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Satwa Branch Address : Al Morjina Plaza, Satwa - Bur Dubai, UAE Post Box Number : 23431 Telephone : +971 - 4 - 344 6640 Fax : +971 - 4 - 342 0407 Contact Persons : Mr. Muhammad Nasir Amin... More
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Maybe you would like the food from Ravi, they have excellent fresh chicken legs with freshly baked breads. We love it!
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