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Donatello Hotel

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Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a week in October 2016. Nice handy location, close to shopping and metro. Nice breakfast. Pool bathrooms need attention and fitness suite could do with more care. Other than that no complains. Pool area bit small not suitable for children. Noise from air con in our room twice!.. but was seen to promptly. Reception area clean and...

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Peacehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Room is very nice, friendly staff, room service is not up to standard towels not clean, sheets dirty on occasions .the carpet could do with the shampoo rest of the hotel is quite nice bit noisy on Friday because of the disco & the screaming and shouting late night. in my opinion it's not managed correctly .ample parking underneath the...

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DonatelloHotel, Manager at Donatello Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Al-shamkani, Greetings! Thank you for taking the time to share with us your experience at the Donatello Hotel - Dubai. I am sorry to read that your experience did not fully meet your expectations. Please rest assured that your feedback is conveyed to the relevant departments and we are taking appropriate measures to address the points mentioned and prevent...

Reviewed November 2, 2016

I really don't know how I can rate this hotel... Rooms are spacious, and have everything you should expect from a 5 star hotel actually. Free parking if you have a car, location is ok but not superb, gym is very disappointing and is there only for the rating . However, the management has a real problem... First, coming back...

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Hopewell, New Jersey
Reviewed October 28, 2016

I arrived around 9 am and was told that check in is at 2 pm. However, I was in my huge room (room 417) by 9:30 am. The front desk staff was helpful. Every thing was as expected. Great value for the money. Great location. Breakfast was included and was not bad. It was clean. I would stay again. Free...

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1Thank Dernadubai
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Excellent location, walking distance from the metro and emirates mall, very clean, breakfast has a good selection of food, excellent service from the staff. Very large rooms with sofas. The toilets had a shower and a bath tub.

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1Thank adeelfrajput
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 25, 2016

After searching on Google I came across this hotel. I wanted a hotel that included breakfast and which wasn't going to cost the earth (leaving more cash for shopping and eating out). This hotel really surprised me. Firstly the room we had was huge. We chose a junior suite which came with half board for an excellent price. Two televisions,...

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1Thank IanandShen
Vancouver Washington
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Stayed at Donatello in October 2016, and I'm sure there are better places for the price. The good... 1. Great location,close to the Mall of Emirates, a ten minute walk. 2. The rooms are huge. The not so good... 1. The front desk staff. I found them to be unfriendly, and they are money grabbers acting like they know more...

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Sippy Downs, Australia
Reviewed October 21, 2016

My family and I stayed 2 nights at the Donatello Hotel on our way home from Europe to Australia. We arrived at the hotel before 9.00 am after an overnight flight .Understandedly our room was not ready but we were offered complimentary breakfast and by 11.00 am were settled into our room.In fact we were upgraded to an executive suite...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is fantastic, great staff who were all very helpful and happy. The rooms are excellent, very comfy beds and excellent bathrooms. The buffet breakfast has great selection and they will also make you omlettes etc on request. The location is perfect you are extremely close to the metro station (sharaf dg) and a very short walk from the...

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1Thank ShahidSheikh
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I had stayed here overnight after a work function. I was very impressed by the size of the rooms! Albeit somewhat old fashioned, everything was clean. Bed was so comfortable!!! Good shower too. Breakfast was delicious with a good selection. Check-in and check-out was a breeze. Smiley staff. Really fantastic! Just a few meters away from the nearest metro so...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated midway between downtown Dubai and Dubai Marina, the hotel offers business and leisure travellers a convenient place to dine and meet, with diverse business and leisure areas in close proximity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Donatello Hotel

Address: Sheikh Zayed Rd | Al Barsha 1, Dubai 24948, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $59 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Donatello Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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#117 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#203 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
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