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Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai

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Al Rigga rd, Dubai 29499, United Arab Emirates
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bahrain
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5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

badly in need of a total renovation, room door lock loose, peeling doors, very old drawers, funny smell in the corridors. still many more to comment...plus side is the people, extremely helpful and always assisting you with a smile.

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback of our property. I deeply apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with any of our services during your stay. the items you have mentioned, so we value your feedback Please be assured that we treat this matter seriously and actions will be taken by the team accordingly, Once again, we appreciate you... More 

London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Stayed at this hotel before, and was surprised how run down it has become. I have also emailed well in advance requesting a car to pick us up at the airport as we arrived at 2:00 . This was confirmed by email, at 120 UAE Dirhams one way. There was no car and we took a taxi at 55 UAE... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback of our property. I deeply apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with any of our services during your stay. The items you have mentioned regarding the Hotel condition we are in process to make renovation in the hotel so we value your feedback Please be assured that we treat this matter seriously... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I booked the hotel even without going through the reviews as believing on IHG. But when I entered in to the hotel I felt that I made a mistake. The room right after C/in I felt that they have given me the worst room in the hotel as it looks like 2 star hotel and it was part of my... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback of our property. I deeply apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with any of our services during your stay. the items you have mentioned, so we value your feedback Please be assured that we treat this matter seriously and actions will be taken by the team accordingly, Once again, we appreciate you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

if passenger wants to stay Deira it has good location, restaurants , Alghurair shopping mall , supermarket and of course Metro station is easy to access . staffs was great . rooms was big and clean enough for 4* normal hotel. but i suggest to reserve upper floor rooms.

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel during your recent stay. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel you received a great service. It is something our staff take great pride in, your feedback is very important to us, and it will be shared with the... More 

Jabalpur, India
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

By enlarge a good hotel given the prices the hotel charges for a day.The staff was hospitable with good mannerism and makes you feel at home.They were also very helpful when any genuine guidance was required about the city.Except the hotel is located in a market place ,probably one cant expect much in Dubai city as such as it itself... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel during your recent stay. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel you received a great service. It is something our staff take great pride in, your feedback is very important to us, and it will be shared with the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I had the most wonderful time at the Holiday Inn near Al Rigga. The entire staff where friendly. I travel from time to time and I recommend this hotel to anyone especially as the staff make it a home from home. From Mr Joy. , Hassan, Waleed, to the chef who gave me a special India dish that I shared... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel during your recent stay. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel you received a great service. It is something our staff take great pride in, your feedback is very important to us, and it will be shared with the... More 

Brampton, Canada
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523 reviews
147 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 393 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Their friendly staff more than made up for this hotels shortcomings. 1. I was given a room in the SPG floor but my room smelled like menthol I later found out from housekeeping that the room was newly painted which explains that unbearable smell.luckily they transferred me out to another room. 2. I was calling front desk and my phone... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback of our property. I deeply apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with any of our services during your stay. The items you have mentioned regarding the Hotel condition we are in process to make renovation in the hotel so we value your feedback Please be assured that we treat this matter seriously... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I always wanted to visit Dubai because its just so beautiful, I really enjoyed every moment of this hotel. the staff we so helpful and nice and we already miss them Parkash, Joy and Raj, Were very helpful. Therefore Tapish and Pankaj were also very nice. I recommend everyone to visit This hotel as its so clean helpful staff what... More 

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Alabaster, Alabama
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Clean, spacious room in the heart of the Deira section of Dubai. Walking distance from many shops, restaurants and the metro station. Staff was very attentive and sincere. Rooms are not the quietest and many other guests are booked there to party. There are three nightclubs on the premises so rooms nearby those may be prone to music, foot traffic.... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel during your recent stay. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel you received a great service. It is something our staff take great pride in, your feedback is very important to us, and it will be shared with the... More 

Taufkirchen, Germany
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40 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Located in narrow but busy side street of Rigga. Metro station (red line) Al Rigga is only 3 min per feet. Built in the 90’s and in my perception kept the standard of that time. Room was OK sized and equipped according to the standard. Window cannot be opened and quite small, making the room reasonably dark. For most of... More 

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Rafiek A, Rooms Division Manager at Holiday Inn Downtown Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback of our property. I deeply apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with any of our services during your stay. The items you have mentioned regarding the Hotel condition & cleanliness we are in process to make renovation in the hotel to fix soundproof so we value your feedback Please be assured that... More 

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