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“Clean, modern, designer rooms - very good value for money.”
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Centro Barsha
Ranked #84 of 556 Hotels in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed April 13, 2012

The Centro is a great hotel. The atrium/courtyard feel is contemporary and airy even in hot weather - lime being outside-inside. The rooms are spotless and hip. Recommended!

  • Stayed: April 2012
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2012

Dear Guest

We would like to thank you for your wonderful feedback regarding your stay .It is truly rewarding for me and my team to received your kind feedback about our Hotel.

We look forward to welcoming back for your next visit to Dubai and we will continue our utmost service and attention at all times.

Kind regards


Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed April 8, 2012

The hotel is modern and contemporary in design what lets this hotel down is the service and staff or maybe it's the management policies such as no help with luggage.
The rooms are v modern and v small. But you get what u pay for and the hotel does all the basic right. It's goood value and in a great location

  • Stayed: March 2012
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2012

Dear Guest
Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback regarding your stay at our hotel.
It is very encouraging to know that you had a pleasant stay with us. We are happy to learn that we were able to make your stay memorable by providing you the positive experience we endeavor to give to all our valued guests.

We are looking forward welcoming you back to Centro Barsha Dubai.

With kind regards,

Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed April 8, 2012

I stayed here in March with my friend and we were told the hotel was basic. The hotel was not basic, lovely modern hotel, marble interior and friendly staff. 5 minute walk to the mall and taxis are always outside. Pool was lovely and clean. Room was cleaned everyday with fresh towels. Staff were very pleasant especially those in the restaurant. Fresh breakfast hot or cold every morning.
Loved it so much my husband and I are looking to visit again next month. Great location ten minutes in taxi to most localities burj al Arab, springs, Dubai mall. Great price, couldn't fault at all.

  • Stayed: March 2012
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2012

Dear Guest

Thank you for sharing your positive comments on Trip Advisor, and I’m pleased to know that you had a nice time staying with us. . We will always ensure providing our guests with the best services and facilities.

Looking forward to see you once again at the Centro Barsha Dubai and assure you of our best attention and service at all times.


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Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed March 29, 2012

Pleasant helpful staff
Excellent breakfast.. A mix of hot and cold. Daily variation and including on demand freshly made american style pancakes
Heated pool
Very clean room
10 minute walk to metro

Shame there is no free wifi

  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank drmc22
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2012

Dear Guest

Greetings from Centro Barsha Dubai! We are delighted to have learned that we have met your utmost satisfaction and expectation during your recent stay with us. Your feedback is very valuable to us and rest assured that we will continue providing our utmost service to our valued guest. Looking forward to welcome you back in the next visit.

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Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed March 28, 2012

Very suitable for bussiness use. small rooms a bit.. but it gets u by... clean, u get good value for money,,, near emirates mall and the metro,, so its located in the middle of duabi attractions.

staff are friendly.. but not very much proffesinal as in other Rotana hotels.

  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled as a couple
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2012

Dear Guest
Thank you for sharing your positive comments on Trip Advisor, We will always ensure providing our guests with the best services and facilities. Looking forward to see you once again in the near future.


Sincerely yours


Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed March 24, 2012

Superficially the hotel is quite stylish, in a sort of non-descript and typically modern Dubai sort of way and it is clearly more of a business hotel than anything else, but my experience was really not good at all:

The room was very small, you have to carry your own luggage (the hotel seemed unduly proud of this policy for some reason) and breakfast was overpriced. Not only that, but my room was simply not clean. There were some extremely suspect stains on the chair and the bedside table and even the toilet hadn’t been properly sanitised and this is inexcusable. One of the pillows smelled awful and had to be thrown out of the bed, there were hairs in the bathroom and the magazines and directories were pretty grubby and sticky. Finally, I was accosted by a prostitute in the bar when I went in for a solitary drink following dinner (elsewhere). Experience has shown that this is this is a common problem in Dubai, but I do feel hotels must know that this is going on.

In terms of location, Centro is in a not too bad, but hardly exciting area. I was able to park my car on an adjacent dirt patch and the Mall of the Emirates, a few corner shops and a metro station are easily within walking distance if you are brave enough to try crossing Dubai’s murderous roads. That said, the lack of cleanliness and the general sleaziness of the place means that I will not be going back.

  • Stayed: September 2011, traveled solo
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2012

Dear Guest
Thank you for staying at the Centro Barsha Dubai! We really apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced during your stay. Please do contact me directly in my email sherif.madkour@rotana.com any clarification and I am happy to assist you at any convenient time .

Sincerely yours

Sherif Madkour
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Reviewed March 12, 2012

The hotel delivers what it should:
- comfy beds..for some on the small side, but I was okay with it.
- roof top pool
- decent gym
- friendky staff... Especially the doormen, who jumped into traffic to get taxis for us

But it is located somewhat in the sticks.. And the comments about the restaurants are true.. 60 Dhs for that breakfast... We started going to starbucks in mall of emirates in stead..

And pricing to get online...wau... Someone got a little carried away...

But all in all a good budget hotel, and unless you find a bargain down by the marina, consider Centro Barsha for your next visit...

Room Tip: Do your breakfast in the Mall of Emirates...
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  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled as a couple
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CentroBarsha, General Manager at Centro Barsha, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2012

Dear Guest
Thank you for sharing your positive comments on Trip Advisor, and I’m pleased to know that you had a nice time staying with us. . We will always ensure providing our guests with the best services and facilities. Looking forward to see you once again in the near future.


Best regards

Sherif Madkour
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Additional Information about Centro Barsha

Address: 329 Rd | 6a Street, 1; Al Barsha 1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Best Value Hotel in Dubai
#37 Business Hotel in Dubai
#74 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#101 Family Hotel in Dubai
Price Range: $83 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Centro Barsha 3*
Number of rooms: 246
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