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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 #162 of 478 Hotels in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Wellington, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
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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Ulaanbaatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The Riviera is not the fanciest hotel in Dubai, but may well be among the most comfortable. I had occasion to be there for an extended period, and very quickly felt I had become part of the family. The staff are lovely, and go out of their way to help. The location too is great, being not too far from... More

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Melbourne
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 hotel reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We spent three nights at this hotel. Our only real negative was that we had arranged with the hotel for airport pick up but despite waiting for some time we were not able to locate our driver and had to take a taxi to the hotel. However, once we reached the hotel we were quite happy with our Creekside Room.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We arrived early in the morning and the room was not ready so we went for a walk for an hour and when we returned our room was available and we had been upgraded to a creek view room. The room was very comfortable with a great view. Breakfast was excellent. I thought the area the hotel was in was... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We arrived at the hotel during the early hours of the morning, but no problems our room was already for us. This is about the 5th time we have stayed at the Riviera Hotel and have never been disappointed. We always ask for a Creek view room as it is quite an experience looking out at all the activity that... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We arrived very early in the morning and our room obviously was not ready but the staff were so helpful and friendly. We stored our luggage and went out for the day. When we returned we were advised we were upgraded from a Souk view room to a Creek room. It was a lovely room with wonderful views. Breakfast was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Nice, clean hotel with the view of the Creek where we were staying. 2 min to the metro and the Big Bus stop just opposite the road which is very convenient. Excellent varieties for breakfast and especially very welcoming since we have being touring Europe for the past 4 weeks and missed asian food. The hotel even try to make... More

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Newcastle UK
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We visited Dubai in a March 2014 and we are pleased we opted for this hotel. When you make a decision to go to Dubai you have to decide on what you want out of your city visit. If you want a hotel which is isolated from history or the beach this is not for you. We wanted a hotel... 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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