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Riviera Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Baniyas Street | P.O. Box 1388, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #154 of 493 Hotels in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we spent 6 nights at the Riviera over new year following a cruise. we received a warm welcome and was taken to our room, we took the advice from other reviews and had a creek room on the 3rd floor, it was high enough for the traffic to not be a major problem and the view is definitely worth it... More 

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Oulu, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stayed one whole week in Riviera inspired by several positive reviews. And we were not disappointed! Its location in excellent by the Creek and it is possible to observe activities of an old style harbor and old wooden merchant ships. Close to abra and metro stations. Our first night was on 2nd floor due to fully booked hotel and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Really enjoyed a 2 night stop over at the Riviera. Found the staff to be friendly, helpful and welcoming. The room was a good size and although the decor is a bit dated it is clean and accommodating. I note a previous comment about the repetitive music in the restaurant at breakfast and yes endless Celine Dion is far from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

this is our second stay at this outlet ,close to the gold & spice souks and just over the river [ 1 durham by boat to cross] from the old silk souk. Right on the creek so you can watch the night lights of the dhows on there dinner cruises. A great place to stay ,friendly and helpful staff. The... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We stayed at the Riviera for two nights, breaking a trip to Europe. Airport transfers were part of our booking and were no problem even though our flight arrived at 5.30am. We were also allowed to check-in when we arrived at the hotel at about 6.30am, no extra charge, and because we were leaving before breakfast on the final day,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here for 6 nights in September 2014, rooms are clean and spacious but make sure you book a room with a 'Souk' view as you will undoubtedly have one of the best views in Dubai, from the balcony you can see the Burj Khalifa clearly in the distance and the dhows on the river, at night time the dhows... More 

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Mwanza, Tanzania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Indeed it is clean, I was upgraded hence got suite. Breakfast spread was good. I think it's one of finest hotel I have been to. Price little expensive Room 4 star Cleanliness 4 star Fast check in/out Definitely worth staying Please change music as its same. Old hotel but seems renovated recently.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We chose this hotel so we could wander along the Creek and also for its proximity to the Souks, but sadly it was too hot to wander anywhere outside (45 C most days!) The view of the Creek was excellent and endlessly interesting, but our balcony was too hot to stay on for more than 2 minutes. Live and learn:... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I stayed here whilst travelling alone for 3 nights on a stopover, and found the hotel to be perfect for this purpose. The room was spotless and very spacious, wifi worked perfectly. The staff were very helpful and friendly, always quick to respond to any queries and help with my plans. I would definitely stay here again, but would probably... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Nice place, staff good and great location for exploring local area. Arrived late at night, no booking and opted for option with 1pm checkout which was great. 1 down side was they have no bar or alcohol in mini bar which I felt like after a long flight. Stayed in room facing car park, aircon a bit noisy, but overall... More 

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Address: Baniyas Street | P.O. Box 1388, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Riviera Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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#128 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
#150 Business Hotel in Dubai

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