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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took swimming classes with coach sanath, it was a wonderful experience and I learned a lot from him, he was very supportive and always glad to teach me more, I highly recommend it. I also tried their brunch its really delicious and clean. their night terrace is so cool and they provide shisha and alcohol in a reasonable price.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Very nice people, especially concierge and bell boy Jasper, he is very polite and hardworking person, always greeted us with a smile! Breakfast were delightful and tasty, I love the coffee, I can have it anytime of the day =). Unforgettable experience in Dubai! Must see when in Dubai the Sahara Desert and the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.Over all... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at the Media Rotana while visisting Dubai. What a great experience! When we checked in, we were greeted at the front desk by Jari who took excellent care of our check in process. Besides the issues that we had with our credit card, he made sure everything else fell in line. After we checked in and freshen... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

privacy of guises should be more level... In check out they told me loudly about extra charge and the item that i requested... no body should now what included in the receipt... wake up service was good..

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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've stayed in Media Rotana for three days for business trip. They've charged extra costs from my company credit card, it is approximatelly 2950 AED. I've asked their help for two weeks and there is no clear explanation given from their site, Yesterday, their front office manager was calling me and saying that you've came here with your friend, right?... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good hotel, spacious rooms, good breakfast, big pool. The Nelson's bar is so good. The location of hotel is in Tcom or Media City Dubai easy access to SZ road. We did room service order, the food was delivered on time and was delicious.

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Luddesdown, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived at hotel around 9am which is earlier than the official Check In time but our room was ready which was a plus, we were invited to go in a have breakfast in the buffet restaurant at a discounted rate the guy said, but for a buffet it was still way too expensive. The room was huge but the bathroom... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Room was large, very comfortable, clean and quiet. Bathroom cosy/smallish compared to bedroom. Overall very pleasant. Buffet breakfast highly recommended. Very good selection of food groups across various regions, e.g. Western, Oriental, Indian. Good quality and v tasty. Pool area good for lap swimming, but in shade till lunchtime. Outdoor bar area next to pool stylish. Service was fantastic. Staff... More 

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear m282lpd, Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do all we can to ensure our guests' comfort and enjoyment during their stay, and we're glad that we seem to have achieved that with you. We hope to see you back at Media Rotana hopefully soon. Kind regards, Rabih... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every thing was excellent. The staffs were helpful and polite. Breakfast was perfect. They gave us the best room of hotel.location was good but a little far from metro station. Internet was not free in their rooms but free in lobby the

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear niazishiva, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We have passed on to the team your kind comments expressing your satisfaction with our hotel and service. Thank you for taking time to share your review. We will continue to maintain our standard of excellence for your pleasure. We look forward to welcome you back. Kind regards,... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Media Rotana exceeded my expectations. I booked it not expecting the great service and care taken by the staff. I was assisted by Iyad the Front Desk Manager and he handled my check in quickly. Definitly would recommend staying. The rooms are up to day, only draw back is there is no USB port to plug in a charger, spacious... More 

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear jmoat46 Thank you for the heartwarming feedback. We are happy to hear that your recent visit has been truly pleasurable. We have passed on to the team your kind comments expressing your satisfaction with our facilities’ upkeep and our excellent service. Iyad appreciates your high commendation. Thank you for sharing your review. As always, we look forward to welcoming... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Nelson's
Nelson's
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arrive at Media Rotana to find yourself greeted with a feeling of contemporary luxury. Imagine dramatic architecture and design where you are offered privacy, personalized service and peerless facilities. We take pride in offering you the best of everything; stylish restaurants, modern rooms and friendly service. Whether your stay in Dubai is for business or pleasure, it should be a worry-free experience that delights you. So choose Media Rotana and we assure you the best stay away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Media Rotana

Address: Hessa Street | Barsha Heights, Dubai 503030, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $106 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Media Rotana 5*
Number of rooms: 536
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Also Known As:
Media Rotana, Barsha - Dubai Hotel Dubai
Hotel Style:
#72 Business Hotel in Dubai
#81 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#95 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#110 Family Hotel in Dubai
#126 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
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“The Sahara Desert, Gold Souk and Abu Dhabi Grand Mosque”
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 of 5 bubbles Lovelife015, yesterday | Read review
“Request a bigger bathroom”
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“rooms on the top better”
 of 5 bubbles nassaji_amir, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Try not to choose a room near the elevators. this hotel is quite busy.”
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“Friendly service and excellent food”
 of 5 bubbles 195tenzinw, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
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