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Bella Riva

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Caracas Street | Manara, Beirut, Lebanon
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Ranked #22 of 113 hotels in Beirut
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Doha, Qatar
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Location,WiFi internet,Value of money and room space were good.Taxi rates provided by hotel were good.service and cleanness were average. Bathroom and towels need improvement. Food just acceptable. No microwave in kitchen.

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Hadi A, General Manager at Bella Riva, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Ahmad, Let me first seize the opportunity to thank you for taking the time and sharing your thoughts about our hotel! I'm happy to know that you were satisfied with our free Wifi service, location and value.. I would like to apologize if you were not pleased with our towels, noting that we regularly change the sets to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very affordable hotel, some of the staff are friendly but some of them has nothing to do with hotel management , during our check out, we told the reception that the rooms are dirty , the receptionist told us "so you mean i am dirty" and then he said "you can go to a higher price hotel if... More

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Hadi A, General Manager at Bella Riva, responded to this review

Dear Mr./Mrs. Abdeljawad, Let me first thank you for taking the time and sharing your experience you had in our hotel. I'm happy to know that our prices suited you and that most of our staff were up to your expectations. As for the inconvenience you had with one of our team member, I would like to present my apologies... More

El Mansura, Egypt
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

beutiful room.delicious mediteranean breakfast..close to rawsha stone beach..walking distance to hamra sreet also verdun street.. we appreciate putting the qibla direction for ,musli,m prayer in the room

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Pretoria, South Africa
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I stayed here in February 2014 and I really enjoyed it: staff were helpful and friendly; clean and big suites with kitchenette; walking distance to the main restaurants and Hamra street; overall fantastic!

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Helsinki, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Recently stayed 10 nights in this hotel. I really enjoyed the atmosphere in this hotel. I felt that I was highly respected as a solo woman- traveler. The staff was always very polite/good manners towards me. Always helpful. Above all, a great sense of humor, especially at the reception. Well a bit older Portier always made my day. I felt... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Recently stayed in this hotel for 3 nights on a business trip.although bit difficult to find,location is good .Breakfast served has lots of variety .Internet is free but would have been good to have complimentary drinking water bottle.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

i chose this hotel for a 2 week work trip and was looking for somewhere comfortable and reasonably central. it is 10 minutes walk from hamra street and 2 minutes from the corniche. the hotel is medium size and is in my view excellent. the staff are very helpful and professional. the hotel is clean and well serviced, the room... More

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Victoria, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Modern, clean, comfortable hotel with partial sea views. Located in Rouche/Manara just steps to promenade and sea and a 15 minute walk to Hamra district for great shopping, restaurants, cafes, and some great little bars off of main street at night. Reception staff were great. Always helpful. We had a Junior suite which was larger than regular room with a... More

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Hadi A, General Manager at Bella Riva, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Julie, Let us first thank you taking the time and writing a review about our hotel. We are so happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. We took note regarding your feedback about our breakfast and we will take necessary steps to make it richer; moreover we would appreciate receiving your suggestions too. Again, we are... More

Cairo, Egypt
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

It was my first time to visit Beirut, my friend who working as a tour operator in a travel agency there recommended this hotel to stay because of the good location and the price comparing with other hotels in the city and really it was such a perfect choice, I liked my stay there so much, I had a suit... More

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Doha, Qatar
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

you feel at home 1 of the best hotel in beirut you should visit and tried this experience and the meeting room very quiet and large space lovely hotel ... and don't forget the breakfast time . Also the internet is speed in the room and during the meeting And you have excellent staff Keep on

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Address: Caracas Street | Manara, Beirut, Lebanon
Location: Lebanon > Beirut
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Riva 4*
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Beirut #21 Business Hotel in Beirut #21 Luxury Hotel in Beirut
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Bella Riva Hotel, set on a quiet street one block away from the Mediterranean sea, a fresh four stars hotel in the city center of Beirut, is a destination of ultimate comfort. Imposing a vibrant parade of colors and a soothing atmosphere; a warm and calm surrounding and service will be escorting you around.Our expedient location links you to top sites like Rawche – Pigeon Rock, Hamra Street, and a 10 minute drive from Downtown (Solidere), holding the major business, entertainment, shopping and dining zones that will be vying for your attention.We are a ten minute drive from Rafic Hariri International Airport, the American University of Beirut and its Medical Center, and the Central Bank. Our 59 units, all with balconies and many with side sea view, include standard guest rooms as well as three types of suites: a Junior, an Executive, and a three bedroom Family Suite, all equipped with the right necessities and refined amenities. When it comes to business and launches our meeting rooms for conferences and seminars are fully equipped and delight our attendants with delicious coffee breaks. Crowning this eight floored property, is a 450sqm Royal Penthouse, with one of the largest terraces in Beirut that you can turn into your own gathering place or an unforgettable private party with friends fitting up to 100 persons, while enjoying the spectacular sea view.One minute away from the hotel, you can enjoy the dazzling sun, tanning, swimming, working out at our affiliated sports center where you also take part in their hottest dance events at night. On the other hand, take a 5 minute walk in the opposite direction and get to Hamra shopping market, restaurants and café’s along with a wide range of pubs and clubs waiting to burst.Bella Riva Hotel’s strategic location by the corniche makes it very easy to plan your tours whether you decide to go north to enjoy our splendid ski resorts during winter in Faraya, Mzaar, the Cedars…, or south to visit the historical forts, whether in Shouf, Sidon, or Tyre.Bella Riva Hotel invites you to live the sparkling Beirut your own way. ... more   less 
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