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Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel

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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hotel, friendly personal. Unfortunately I couldn't swim, because they have special hours for women, of cours during my working hours- I spent 9 days in Doha with business. Good location, nice view on the see. Good breakfast, but terrible coffee. I could order separately cappuccino.

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Mostafa A, General Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

We are glad that you liked the hotel and the staff, location, view and breakfast. however, we promise to consider the negative comments about the coffee and ladies swimming hours. Wish to welcome you back soon to see the improvement More 

Northallerton, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were booked into this hotel by Qatar Airways as we had a long layover in Doha. We were expecting to be put in some shabby downtown dive, so were pleasantly surprised to find ourselves staying at this lovely hotel. We were given a large suite with all amenities, e.g. coffee/tea making facilities, bar fridge, hairdryer, TV, toiletries, etc. The... More 

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Mostafa A, General Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

We are really happy to know that we exceeded your expectations and that you liked everything in the hotel, room, staff and food We are waiting for your next visit and we promise to do our utmost to make it memorable one More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had some issues with my dates on arrival because I wasn't sure when I was going to stay. The reception desk accommodated very nicely and helped me sort my situation out efficiently. Everything I needed was one phone call away! the breakfast buffet was very delightful with nice choices, even diet-friendly ones. I also had a Balinese massage at... More 

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your stay in the hotel and we are very proud that we were able to meet your needs. Our aim is to keep our guests satisfied through their experience with us and therefore, such positive comments are encouraging us to keep improving our services. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. More 

Scotland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
46 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a generous 4 stars, since my stay was plagued by small unnecessary inconveniences. The positives first: The hotel is clean and bright, rooms are a reasonable size, the beds are comfortable, and the facilities more than adequate. Rooms are well serviced, and have a safe, flat screen tv, fridge and mini bar, tea and coffee, hairdryer, ironing board... More 

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Mostafa A, General Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan and we appreciate your comments which is encouraging us to keep up the good performance, as we also appreciate the negative comments which we consider rooms for improvement. We will always do the necessary to reach and exceed your expectations More 

Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is situated in VIP area of Doha with an amazing view of sea .This is newly constructed zone of Doha which is preparing itself for world cup . Night view of this area is wonderful when all buildings are illuminated with different colors of lights

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Mostafa A, General Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience about the hotel. the management is doing the utmost to keep the service in the top level and we promise to keep your future stays memorable ones as well. We are waiting for your next visit soon More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Positives *The hotel is in a nice location in the the business area with the fancy skyscrapers. *The staff is very polite and kind. * Nice breakfast Negatives *Room conditions. Moisture in the wall and also I had to change my room in the middle of the night due to the lowd noise that was created from the air passing... More 

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review following your recent stay with us. It is a pleasure to hear that you found our location nice and the staff being polite and kind. The inconveniences caused during your recent stay were shared with the department heads concerned to avoid future occurrence and take appropriate measures. It... More 

Doha, Qatar
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Me and my husband would like to express our thanks and appreciation for the service and care we received at Retaj Al Rayyan. The hotels ambiance is really relaxing from the moment you enter the hotel you will see faces of staff with a smile and hear a warm welcome. Every department’s staff member with whom we bump into was... More 

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the “Thumbs Up” and for giving time to write your feedback following your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. It is always nice to hear our guest being satisfied with our service. We at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel are doing our best to really satisfy our customers and exceed to their expectations. Your kind words... More 

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I stayed at this hotel for a one night stopover. The suite was comfortable. The staff were friendly and very helpful. I ate at the buffet for both lunch and dinner and the variety and quality was great. Will definitely stay here again.

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful words and for taking the time to write your feedback to TripAdvisor following your recent stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. Your comments inspire us to continue do our best to meet and exceed guests satisfaction and expectation. We look forward to welcoming you once again on your next visit to Doha. More 

Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stayed for one night at this hotel for layover accommodation. We were welcomed into the restaurant on arrival and treated like royalty. The food was really amazing with a wide variety. We were very well attended to. The room was very good and clean, no complaints.

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the perfect rate and for giving the time to write to TripAdvisor following your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. Hearing how much you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel is heart-warming. Thank you for your compliments on our food variety and service. We are pleased that we were able to make your stay comfortable.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Im a stay short time in hotel astaffe frende and resturant astaffe vare good astander qualte food good if im coming at doha i will aste in retaj hoteel i like this hotel room veare calen but intrnet not fare acapt lope fare im coming back in abrail

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the very nice comments on your experience at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. We are glad to hear that we were able to create a wonderful experience during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in April. More 

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