RECon Middle East & Africa

Plan Your Stay

October is a very busy season in Dubai. Delegates are urged to book their hotel accommodation early to avoid disappointments.

Hotel Options

We have corporate rates in the following hotels. Please inform them that you are booking as part of MECSC.

Jumeirah Emirates Tower
Armani Hotel
The Address, Dubai
Vida Hotels and Resorts
Nuran Serviced Residences
The Ritz Carlton, DIFC

Airport Transfers

Airport transfers are not included in the above rates. The rates will be advised with the confirmation. There are plenty of local taxis available from the airport, and rates to most hotels featured will not exceed AED 100.

Visa Process

Participants requiring visas are advised to apply for visas well in advance. MECSC will not take any responsibility on issuance of visas. Cancellations received due to the participants’ inability to get visas will be treated as per standard cancellation policy applicable, without any exemption.

Requirements for obtaining a visit visa for Dubai vary depending on your nationality. GCC citizens do not require a visa to enter Dubai, and citizens of 33 other countries can get a visa on arrival at Dubai International Airport. Nationalities not in this list can get a 30 day tourist visa sponsored by a local entity, such as a hotel or tour operator, and this should be obtained before entry into Dubai.

The following Nationalities do not require visa to enter Dubai and can obtain the entry permit on arrival.

Australia, Austria, Andorra, Belgium. Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland. Ireland, Italy, Japan, Leichtenstein, Luxemburg, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Republic of Korea, San Marino Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, United States of America, United Kingdom, and Vatican.

It should be noted that this list may vary slightly from time to time and it is therefore best to check with your local UAE embassy or the airline that you are using to fly to the UAE prior to departure.

For all other citizens, a visa must be obtained prior to arrival in the UAE.

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