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Bilimora, Gujarat, India
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good budget hotel in Bur Dubai. Rooms r small n bathroom is average. Breakfast is ok. Need some more items in breakfast. Swimming pool timing r not convenient & pool is also very small. Bollywood dancing bar is good.

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Thank RipalPatel
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quick summary would be this: hair on the floor, somewhere dirty walls, strange smell for a non-smoking room, table lamps didn't have a lamp it self and had not even a right plug to be able to function. LOTs of noise... - from night club heavy music till 3 am, and from 7 am cleaning stuff, noisy room service, terrible...... More 

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Thank ejulie2016

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

The structure is decadent, the wifi isn't working , the windows are broken, really bad attitudes from the hotel's staff , disorder in the public space, poor and always late housekeeping, dirty places around the pool. If you can don't go in this hotel.

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1 Thank Francesco T
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37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Stay of 6Night at the destination for a explorer visit to dubai. Came across this hotel at Lowest for the period during Dec-Jan period. One Small Mini Pool, one gym and a night disco was an attraction overall. Breakfast was nice and pretty. stay was bit okay as night disco was just disturbing a lot. Avoid taking rooms near to... More 

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Thank RajaHaria2141
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Once you enter the room after long journey i bet you will be relieved. Rooms are just awesome, luxury feel and wooden touch with extremely soft bed will just leave you jaw dropped. Hotel, food & overall ambience is just good. You will just get much more for what you paid. For the ones looking for budgeted hotels in dubai... More 

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Thank Devang S
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Nice hotel with nice rooms. Location is little far from the buzzing Bur Dubai and Meena Bazaar area. Suggest to take room on higher floors to avoid the noise coming from their clubs and bars. Breakfast was good from a Indian Guest perspective. All in all a wonderful stay.

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Thank Pankit D
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights in this hotel as we got good deal. However later we repented our decision. Firstly no complementary wifi which is required once you come abroad.Also we enquired about mineral water and was told that only 2 bottles of 500ml qas given for entire stay. Secondly the food had very few options. Also Even though it... More 

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Thank Anshua3r
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is one of best in terms of food, maintenance and one of the most important things.. It is in the center of every tourist destination.. The food is scrumptious😍 the staff is very helpful!! The rooms are very clean!! Everything is just amazing in this hotel.. Enjoyed d stay!!!!

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1 Thank Vineetadawar
Kish Island, Iran
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

It is a suitable hotel for business trips to Bur Dubai. Specially it is near to US consulate in Dubai. I do not recommend it to families because of its location. Rooms are clean and bath is OK. Staff are friendly.

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Thank Ali T
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

This is the worst hotel u can ever choose at that price believe you me its location is bad. Amenities are horrible. Gym or the pool which had a layer of dirt floating on it. Rooms are decent but the air conditioner works only according to the floor in charge which means u have only one option either sleep in... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Smana Hotel Al Raffa

Address: Al Mina Road & Sheikh Rashid Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Rio Hotel Dubai)
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $36 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Smana Hotel Al Raffa 3*
Number of rooms: 144
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