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Sofitel Dubai Downtown

Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai United Arab Emirates
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Updated 06/07/20


#34 of 716 hotels in Dubai
The only International 5-star hotel linked to The Dubai Mall through an air-conditioned skywalk. Apart from the immediate proximity to The Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, the hotel is a few minutes away from Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai Opera, City Walk and also offers shuttle bus service to Kite Beach, La Mer Beach, The Mall of the Emirates and other destinations. Sofitel Dubai Downtown guests can avail of special offers at some of Dubai’s most famous attractions that include KidZAnia Dubai, Dubai Aquarium, Reel Cinemas, and Virtual Reality Park. The hotel offers an exceptional setting for business, leisure and exploration within the New and Old Dubai. Welcome to the finer side of sophistication where you can step into a world of refined European heritage linked to a local culture, elegance and seamless luxury.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Table tennis
Nightclub / DJ
Kids stay free
Valet parking
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Rooftop pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Kid-friendly buffet
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Books, DVDs, music for children
Children's playground
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Kids club
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Highchairs available
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Full body massage
Head massage
Steam room
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Butler service
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Dining area
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Seating area
Separate dining area
Separate living room
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Electric kettle
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Spanish and 4 more


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Ray wrote a review Today
Dubai, United Arab Emirates1 contribution
Came down for a calm day by the pool. Great view of the burj & downtown Dubai. The staff were so lovely and the service was great - thank you Nalaka, Michael & saman. Much appreciated. Will be back for sure.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
Kazme wrote a review Yesterday
England, United Kingdom1 contribution
I had a very nice stay, passionate staff , specially Ghaly who was so helpful and have a very welcoming smile. I have enjoyed the food very much. In general everything was great. I'd definitely like to come back and highly recommend this property.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
Erick R wrote a review Yesterday
Santurce, Puerto Rico4 contributions
It was our first time in the hotel my first time in Dubai and had to said for the pandemic many things still límites in the country very normal no complain .. but the smile in our housekeeper and always there for help give us a nice welcoming feeling and totally come back for that ! Thank you San Sah :)
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
P N wrote a review Yesterday
48 contributions3 helpful votes
Professional staff, always helpful, great pool with view to the burj and superb location, makes this place a lovely after work relaxation. I strongly recommend it. Parking is free and drinks are reasonable with price.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
Experience764092 wrote a review Yesterday
Sudan1 contribution
I spent a week in Sofitel downtown Dubai for a week. It was a very comfortable stay. The hotel was superb and the service was excellent. The most outstanding personnel were Mr Wilson and Mr Amine from concierge.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Response from Caroline Trichet, General Manager at Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Responded yesterday
Dear Experience764092, Thank you for sharing this review on TripAdvisor about your one week stay at Sofitel Dubai Downtown. It is particularly rewarding to receive such feedback, highlighting our commitment to provide memorable experiences to our guests. Looking forward to welcoming you again on your next visit to Dubai for another unforgettable experience. Best regards, Caroline Trichet General Manager
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$112 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Arab EmiratesEmirate of DubaiDubaiDowntown Dubai
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Which popular attractions are close to Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Nearby attractions include The Six (0.2 miles) and Mazaya Shopping Centre (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bab Al Mansour, Wakame, and Les Cuisines.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Sofitel Dubai Downtown have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Sofitel Dubai Downtown offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Sofitel Dubai Downtown offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Sofitel Dubai Downtown?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Russian, Chinese, Hindi, and Arabic.