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Reviewed 10 October 2015

Pros: 1. Location 2. Free Reserved Parking at the back of hotel (Ask reception for it) 3. Reception staff 4. Hotel Staff 5. Economical 6. Safe for family 7. Close by Eateries (Pizza Hut, McDonalds’, Turkish, Indian Restaurants etc. Our stay at 6th floor was good. Our stay at 6th floor was good. Cons: Nothing to write about much. But...

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2Thank Nixon M
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I stayed at this hotel for one day, initially when arrived no staff helped me nor offered any help. Rooms were clean, i requested for a non smoking room, they offered me at top floor. Ac was not that great, tv an mini bar was not working, i had to call the hotel reception many times to have it fixed....

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Thank AK R
England
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I have stayed in the Awal hotel twice - mainly for its relatively low price ( by Bahrain standards, that is). It is a good central location, and the staff are efficient, but the décor is drab and it isn't somewhere I'd stay for any longer period than two or three nights.

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1Thank misterstephen
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

This hotel is a good option for anyone looking for a budget hotel in Manama. Location is great near the Gold City jewelry center and plenty of local places to eat. Room was quiet enough despite being located on a busy street. It was perfectly clean with efficient A/C. Fast wifi in the lobby but did not work in the...

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2Thank SideburnsinAfrica
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

The location of the hotel is right in the heart of Manama. It's a short stroll from the souk and Bahrain gate.The hotel was clean but dated, but very good value. The staff were friendly and helpful. I could not find the driver at the airport for my pick up but it was easy to get a taxi. There was...

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2Thank kathryn m
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

I had stayed in this hotel for 1 week. The rooms are ok and within your budjet. It is in the heart of city and easy access to all places. Please have food from outside as the charges for food in the hotel is high. Otherwise the stay was nice and wifi is also good .

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4Thank Mithun K
Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The room in general at the 6th floor was fine & clean considering the price although there were only 2 pillows for me & my wife. We asked for 2 more but gave only 1 which really stinks and the water pressure was very low. Maybe it would be fine if you do not have your car with you because...

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2Thank RomeoGalvez
Palm Coast, Florida
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I booked this hotel because of some of the reviews I read about Awal Hotel and because it was inexpensive. My room was on the fourth floor and was very noisy because I was on the main street side. In retrospect I should have asked for a room toward the back of hotel and on a higher floor. The hotel...

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3Thank bellydancer11231940
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Before booking, I read a lot of the reviews from fellow trip advisors, and had an uneasy feeling about going ahead, but I went anyway. Big mistake. We were in Manama for a very brief stay and decided to choose the Awal as several reviewers had claimed it would be a good value for the money. As of today, I'll...

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3Thank resIpsaLoq
Lahore, Pakistan
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Hi, I stayed for 2 nights in this hotel; chose it as you may consider a family hotel somewhat! Didn't bother with the breakfast there; also didn't consider the bathrooms upto date! Pricewise it's cheap and pretty much sets the look of the hotel aside! Taxis are easily available just outside the hotel!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Awal Hotel is ideally and conveniently located in the center of Manama, the main commercial & business district of the Kingdom of Bahrain, only 10 minutes drive from the International Airport and a short walking distance from the Bahrain seashore and the upcoming Financial harbor. The Hotel rooms are newly refurbished & renovated with all comforts and modern amenities of a three star luxury Hotel. The Hotel also has 03 specialty Restaurants with live bands and a Coffee shop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Awal Hotel

Address: Al Khalifa Rd, Manama 3252, Bahrain
Region: Bahrain > Manama
Price Range: $59 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Awal Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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“higher floors are quieter”
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