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"Alexandra" is a 90 Foot Traditional Arabic 'Dhow' that has been refurbished into a quality floating restaurant. Alexandra is not purely a restaurant, its more of a holistic experience. The first component of the experience is the cruising through...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Dubai Marina Yacht Club Al Hubob St | West Bay, Berth A11, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday

I enjoyed the cruise a lot with my wife and one year daughter! I had read reviews about the cruise and had already made up mind to go with this company. It was also close to my hotel and my hotel's travel agent helped me...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shailesh D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall experience was very good. Food was good too but could have been more better. Also one more performance could be added besides tanura dance. Staff was polite. Naushad was quite professional and friendly. My parents liked it too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ambareenkh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cruise did not meet our expectations at all and is definitely not worth the price we paid. Pros- The view from the boat was nice , it was enjoyable looking at the city lights & skyline .We found the Tanura dance very entertaining ....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kanuagg
Timur K, Owner at Alexandra Dhow Cruise Dubai Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kanuagg, Thank you for feedback regardless of good/bad its useful. In regards to the food, from january 1st we have a new catering supplier, if you are back in town, we would like to welcome you for a complimentary dinner to compare and write...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the Dhow Cruise. My sister and I were both enthralled seeing and watching the sites across the Marina. It was beautiful. The cruise itself was very well organized. The directions given to us very detailed. The cruise left on time. However, The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mylengurl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff: Nice and courteous. Food: Main course is good, desert options disappointing. Trip: A nice trip with a great view of Dubai skyline. Better reach 1hr before the start time if you want good seats. My cruise start time was 9pm and people were already...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nivedhshetty
Timur K, Owner at Alexandra Dhow Cruise Dubai Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nived, Its a good point, many people fight for the upper deck only to realize that they will be very cold 30 minutes into the cruise :) Will look into expanding the desert options. Timur

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on our day 1 after landing into Dubai . We took a cab to Dubai Marina and reached the venue at 8 pm . Reach before time and take the seats at the top floor . Cruise starts around 9pm and takes...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 742swatil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my family had a very enjoying evening on board Alexandra on 23rd Dec. Marina looked great from the boat. The on board food, cultural program, staff and the service, all were excellent. Thanks to Prajul and Naushad who were very caring and ready...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mlnsrkr1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the cruise. Mr. Prajul, the host was very friendly and helpful. Also, the performances on the cruise by various artists were really nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Htrap7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just about to get off the cruise & must say we had a spectacular time. Food was good...staff amazing and the live Tanura show was scintillating to say the least. Overall 5 star!!! Special thanks to Prajul for making this trip memorable. Must go!!! You...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MadhurBomb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing experience, Cruise Manager Mr. Prajul made sure of everything, Food was excellent, service was impeccable. we were in constant touch with Mr. Parjul as we are organizing for 40 persons, We were welcomed with assortment of Juices, snacks. Tanoura dance was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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MissyG1985
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Response from 628m_nicam | Reviewed this property |
It was given to me as part of Hop On Hop Off 1 day ticket
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Alissa21
September 3, 2018|
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No alcohol allowed when we were there.
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