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The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Ranked #58 of 542 Hotels in Dubai
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“Great hotel, pity about the night club”
Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

Overall very smart hotel. Kids loved it. Service excellent. Restaurants fab. However there is a loud nightclub in the next door meridien, that plays loud dance music to 1am. Very loud. As we had kids, this caused problem for us. Staff helpful to resolve, but only partly resolved. Excellent stay otherwise.

  • Stayed January 2014
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 12, 2014
Dear Alanheg,
Thank you for giving us your feedback about your very recent stay with us at The Westin Dubai.
I am delighted to hear that you generally enjoyed your stay and especially our restaurants.
Please rest assured that I have passed on your comments to our associates and management team in our continuous endeavor to improve the services to our guest.
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for a one night stop-off on the way back to the UK following a holiday in New Zealand. It was the perfect end to our holiday. We have stayed in many 5 star hotels and the Westin Dubai is definitely one of the best. The property is stunning, especially the central lobby and the breakfast was amazing (my kids were particularly impressed with the choice of ice cream for breakfast).

We had an executive room with complimentary afternoon tea and evening drinks in the executive lounge and transfers from and to the airport. The room was very impressive and the staff incredibly helpful. The only fault was that I could not get an Internet connection in the room but I could from the lobby. The hotel compensated me for this as the problem could not be resolved during our stay.

All in all, I am very pleased that we stayed in the Dubai Westin and my wife and kids were very impressed with my choice of hotel!

Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
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1 Thank Simon B
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 12, 2014
Dear Simon B,
Thank you for giving us your feedback about your recent stay with us and I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us.
It is especially great to see that our associates assisted you in making your stay as it should be.
I hope that we will be able to welcome you back in the near future for another rejuvenating stay.
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Milano
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Reviewed January 10, 2014

Great people at the Reception and fantastic staff at the pool, top notch service! Very good restaurants within the resort, all of them higly recommended. Rooms are spacious and well furnished. Ideal venue to fully recharge your batteries, recommended for both families as well as couples ( reserved areas in the pool and on the beach are specifically available for the latter )

Room Tip: De luxe room with balcony sea view are the best
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 12, 2014
Dear NicbraMilano,
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your recent stay with us at The Westin Dubai.
It seems that you had a Heavenly Experience, enjoying our Heavenly Bed and our Heavenly Spa as well as our outdoor facilities.
It is especially rewarding to read that our associates made a difference to your stay by being as helpful as they seem to have been.
I hope that we will be able to welcome you back in the near future for another rejuvenating stay.
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Reviewed January 8, 2014

Arrived in a Friday afternoon and the lobby was bustling with loud music , apparently they have a poular brunch with a two pieace life band in the lobby restaurant.

The staff were very friendly and the room exceeded my expectation in terms of space and the bath area was one of the best designed and equipped

The balcony to the sea was the largest I have seen and made me feel like I was in my own over priced villa

I have been to the Thai restaurant in the hotel which was good but wasn't very impressed with the lobby restaurant

its a very good option if you like to stay in Marina area

Room Tip: Get a Sea View large room with a balcony
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 12, 2014
Dear FouadIbrahim,
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your recent stay with us and I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience.
It is especially nice to hear that all our associates made you feel welcome and at ease, which is something that we always strive for.
We are looking forward to welcoming you back later in the year!
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Vught, The Netherlands
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Reviewed January 6, 2014

This was our best vacation we aver had, really everything was great about Dubai and this resort. Also the beach was perfect and with a snap with our fingers we were being served by the friendly personal there.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 7, 2014
Dear JW M,
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your recent stay with us.
I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience.
It is especially nice to hear that you enjoyed our beach and outdoor facilities.
We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the future!
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 4, 2014

Stayed here for two nights on our way back to UK from Australia and wished we'd booked for longer. We arrived during Ramadan but as a family traveling with children this didn't bother us in the slightest. The staff were all lovely, the hotel was amazing, food fab and grounds and pool well looked after. We enjoyed Dubai a great deal and would love to return again soon. Everyone we came across were friendly, helpful and polite. Lovely place and of course the shopping malls are something again, even if you don't like shopping you'll love these.

Room Tip: We got a good deal with an upgrade,had a sea facing room with exec club access
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 6, 2014
Dear Scozzies2013,
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your recent stay with us.
I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience. It is especially nice to hear that all our associates made you feel welcome and at ease, which is something that we always strive for.
We are looking forward to welcoming you back later in the year!
Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Leicester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stayed here last Christmas and were eager to return, our holiday this year was for 13 nights from Dec 21st to Jan 3rd.

The hotel was just as spotless as before, the majority of the staff very friendly - the waitresses that serve coffee and snacks in the atrium did not speak very good English and were not as pleasant as the rest of the waiting staff around the hotel.

We stayed in room 735 which was a Deluxe Suite, we had a couple of minor hiccups with the room with the A/C not working properly and the shower water did not drain away but a phone call and it was fixed immediately, my only comment on this would be when you are paying in excess of £1,000.00 GBP per night you would expect the room to be 100% checked out before you arrive!

It was refreshing to see so many employees at the hotel from the previous year so one would guess they are happy in their work there and most of them are really pleasant and helpful.

We did a boat trip around the Palm from the hotel water-sports centre and the two guys who took us out were brilliant and i would recommend it.

Unfortunately there were three downsides to this years stay which has stopped me giving an 'excellent' rating as last year got.

A/ The New Years Eve Gala dinner was a flop, we got put on a table in Hunters restaurant and there was just no atmosphere, the place was deserted, even the chap who was running the ice bar in Hunters had nothing to do all night, when we went out to watch the fireworks we were not allowed onto the beach like last year, this was reserved for the people who went to the Ballroom party only and there were quite a few guests we were standing with not happy about this!

B/ Uncontrollable children in the hotel, not the child's fault but the parents! we noticed a large increase in children at the hotel this year, i understand that is very difficult to police children running around + screaming + shouting but when you are staying in a 5 star hotel which is not cheap by any means the last thing you want is children doing what they want and the staff not saying a word, not good practice if you are looking for repeat customers!

C/ On our last night we had family staying at another resort in Dubai and we all got together to eat in the Bussola restaurant (downstairs), i booked the table 2 days in advance but when we walked into the restaurant they had no record of the booking, the girl on the reception desk in the restaurant was really arrogant and embarrassed but tried to hide it as she was the one who took my booking as i had gone into the restaurant 2 days before and told her we needed a table for 8 people and even showed her the table we wanted to sit at by the window. Anyhow we went outside for a pre dinner drink and waited ages to get menus and to be served, i asked twice and my wife asked once for someone to come and take our order as this was really embarrassing for us as we were the ones who had recommended spending our last night at our hotel, what was more annoying was there was only a few guests there so the waiters were not busy at all.

Overall still a good hotel but let down for us by the points above, when you are spending a lot of money at a 5 star hotel in Dubai there are many to choose from and we will proberbly choose a different one next time. The Westin needs to raise its game to get back to 'Excellent'.

Room Tip: If going for a 'Sea View' make sure you request a full size balcony, many rooms do not have...
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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2 Thank Nick A
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MSeyahi, General Manager at The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, responded to this review, January 7, 2014
Dear Nick A,

Thank you for giving us your feedback about your recent stay with us at The Westin Dubai.

I am disappointed to hear that your stay did not live up to your expectations and that there were various challenges you have encountered during your stay, for which I would like to apologize.

Please rest assured that we take all our guest comments seriously and I have discussed your comments with our F&B Team and Management Team in order to improve our general guest experience in the future.


Should you wish to return to Dubai, please contact us directly and we will be delighted to assist.

Best Regards,
Tolga S Lacin
General Manager
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Property: The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Address: Al Sufouh Road | Jumeirah Beach, Dubai 213084, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai > The Marina
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#17 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#21 On the Beach Hotel in Dubai
#30 Family Hotel in Dubai
#42 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#42 Business Hotel in Dubai
#53 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina 5*
Number of rooms: 294
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Occupying a prime location on Jumeirah Beach, the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi is a 5-star beach resort. It features spectacular 5 resort pools, a 1,200 m private beach, luxurious rooms and 8 restaurants. Panoramic views over the Arabian Gulf and the Palm Jumeirah can be enjoyed from most rooms and parts of the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort. Rooms and suites include free Wi-Fi, a Nespresso machine, spacious seating area, and a marble bathroom with luxury bath amenities. Modern and classical design with high ceilings and grand mirrors are also featured in each unit. Guests can relax at the Heavenly Spa by Westin. There are also tennis courts, a fitness centre, and a water sports centre. At the Westin Mina Seyahi children can enjoy a kids pool, daily beach games, kids club and a Wild Wadi Waterpark nearby. Steakhouse, Thai and Italian cuisine are just some of the choices on offer, served formally or informally. Spanish, Asian and international dishes can also be savoured at the resort. Special menus for children are served in the restaurants. Westin Dubai is 5 minutes by car from Jumeirah Beach Walk and 20 minutes away from Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall. Mina Seyahi is a great choice for travellers interested in beaches, family holiday, relaxation and food. ... more   less 
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