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Ahmedia Heritage Guest House

3.0 of 5 Al-Ras Deira | Next to Al Hamadiya School, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was old and lighting was dim, or does it want to show the traditional Arabic style? If not, the wall should be repainted. The room was tidy but not clean enough. The toilet seat was not clean and I found stain of pee on it ! Towel for covering the floor next to bath was not provided so... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This isn't going to be a good review for this property, so I'll start with what was good and I'll move on from there. The beds were King Size, so that's nice. The staff, as it says in other reviews, were very humble and well mannered. That's the good. Here's the bad and the ugly: I booked this trip for... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The Guesthouse is very well preserved with the surrounding heritage building, away from main traffic road and quiet surrounding. A bit difficult to find but if you walk from the main street and saw the Heritage House Museum, ask the front desk & he will love to bring you there.

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Tempe, Arizona
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I truly enjoyed my time at Ahmedia Guest House. I was there for about six nights in early November and I was so impressed with the beauty of the place and the graciousness of the staff. It is an old building that has been carefully restored. The wood doors, ceilings and furniture are lovely. The place is much prettier, even,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

4 am I awoke with terrible pain and itching. I turned on the light and saw dozens of bed bugs crawling all over me. The management seem uninterested in the issue. Free wireless and free bed bugs. Beautiful building but so badly managed.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

If you don't like the luxury hotels any more, and looking for a Arabian ethnic place to stay in Dubai, AHMEDIA will be the best choice. It only takes 3 mins by foot to get MTR. with a reasonable price, the room rate also include a breakfast, and it tastes not bad! Furthermore, the ahmadiya school nearby is a nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I booked for my father and son to stay at this accommodation for 2 nights, Praveen was exceptionally helpful before arrival with airport transfers, then the staff on duty were exceptional with their customer service. My son lost his mobile at the Dubai Mall and the staff were extremely kind in getting it back, special thanks to Reynado Liwdag who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Right when I got to the hotel I automatically felt welcomed; the service was amazing. The rooms were so traditional and clean. There was not a lot of varity when it came to their food but it was not bad. The receptionist were very nice and helpful. This hotel truly made my experience in Dubai amazing and I recommend it... More 

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The staff were really friendly, Alena at the desk, who is Ethiopian seemed to do all the work including cooking breakfast, cleaning the rooms and carrying the baggage - I hope they pay her a mint! There was free pick up from the airport from our early flight and breakfast with a good selection - not top of the range... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

This guest house is located in a typical Arab-style edifice. Although the setting is quite amusing, the guest house itself is rather spartan. The rooms are big and nicely furnished, but the doors have windows on the top that let the light from the corridors lamps into the room, making it quite bright during night, too bright for my liking.... More 

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Address: Al-Ras Deira | Next to Al Hamadiya School, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ahmedia Heritage Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Al-Hijaz Hotel Dubai
Al Hijaz Heritage Motel
Al Hijaz Heritage Hotel

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