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Media Rotana

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 5 nights, the hotel is great and staff is very kind and accommodating. The variety of food especially in Channels is average, but quality is great, wish they could improve the variety a bit more. Try to pick a room from the 4th floor onwards. The noise from the terrace lounge gets to the room which is...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Usamah A, Thank you for your kind review. I’m glad that we were able to delight you during your stay. I hope that you come visit us again soon. Kind regards, Rabih Melhem General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

A very very good hotel with kind staff and always attentive to your needs to matter at the time of the day. Very close to the metro station. About a 10 minute walk and you can be in the famous parts of Dubai within a short period. Breakfast is great with a wide selection of foods from you to choose...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Shyamsadia, Thank you for your excellent review during your recent stay at Media Rotana Dubai. I truly appreciate your kind words for the hotel especially your commendation of our room facilities, superb breakfast buffet selection and our location suited you well. This is an affirmation and encouragement for us to continue in giving our best service to our valued...

Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016

This hotel has served me very well. Although it was not as "lavish" as I had hoped it is really good. Lobby is spacious and sophisticated. The service is very thoughtful and enthusiastic. No waits anywhere. My jr suite was spacious and well appointed. Nothing very luxurious but well stocked, everything worked well and meets all the needs of an...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear expectquality1942, I’m glad that you had wonderful stay with us and that you were exceptionally treated with thoughtfulness and enthusiasm by my team. Good to know that you enjoyed our spacious room accommodation. I truly appreciate your kind words and I will definitely share your commendations with my team. Kind regards, Rabih Melhem General Manager

Reviewed 16 May 2016

Spent 3 nights at Media Rotana and and received quality service from staff who were very friendly and welcoming. Our room was on eighth floor and was clean and spacious, had a lot of snacks in the mini bar but careful no free Wifi. The hotel has a big lobby which is very cosy and also has a pool and...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Sansalmon, Thank you for sharing with us your experience during your recent stay at Media Rotana. I am glad that our spacious room accommodation, food, services and location suited you well. I will certainly share your commendations with my team. It was a pleasure to be of service to you and I look forward to your next stay at...

Sangkha, Surin, Thailand
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Over the lst ten years or so I ahve stayed at dozens of different hotels. All hotels have been good but some have been excellent. Media Rotana is an excellent hotel. I was here for business and used their meeting rooms as well as other hotel amenities. Everything went like clockwork. The room was superb for me. The staff are...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear duncanwil, It is nice to know that you enjoyed your first time stay so much that you plan to stay with us once again in your next trip business trip to Dubai. Thank you for the kind sentiments about our rooms, hotel facilities, meeting rooms facilities, and for the excellent rating on our service. We look forward to welcoming...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I have been in Dubai on business for a 10 day stop. I have been in the hotel for much of this time between meetings and can say this is one of the most efficient and comfortable hotels i have stayed in here in Dubai. The lounge facility provides a great selection of coffees and snacks everyday and the evening...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Robert G, Thank you for sharing with us your great overall experience during your recent stay at Media Rotana Dubai. I’m glad that our hotel and meeting room facilities suited you well. I truly appreciate your kind words and will definitely share your commendations with my team. It was a pleasure to be of service, and I look forward...

Washington
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Good five star hotel, close to the Media City and the Internet City. Check in was swift and good, there was a problem with the room internet fees, and the gentleman at reception immediately resolved it. They have an awesome bar in the Lobby level. Breakfast was more than adequate. The staff greet you all the time with a smile...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Momusleh, We especially appreciate favorable reviews from well-traveled guests like you. We’re glad you appreciated the hotel facilities and services at our hotel. However, I regret to hear of your disappointment with regards to the incident at The Terrace that somehow marred your experience. Please rest assured that I have personally addressed this matter with the concerned in order...

United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The hotel is very nice with all the basic necessities Perfect location Ask for a quiet room and they will give you one This was one of my requests and I did not hear a single noise!! Staff I cannot commend enough I had a long list of requests and they met them all I did not have to make...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear sweetdandan Thank you for your kind review. I'm happy to hear that you were well-taken care of during your stay with us. Thank you for commending Sajjad, Ayuni, Amina and the rest of the team. I’ll definitely share your kind comments with them to inspire them to uphold our service standards, We look forward to welcoming you back soon....

Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here last week because we were invited for a brunch in Dubai. We decided to stay the night at Media Rotana. We were very pleased with the service. Very professional and polite. The rooms were very clean and nicely decorated. The bathroom was like a spa. With a huge bath and a rain shower. And...

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Pino P, Thank you for the wonderful review. I’m glad that you enjoyed the service and amenities that come with our accommodation and we’re pleased that you were able to find time to relax and luxuriate in a long bath. It works wonders after a long day. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Rabih Melhem General...

Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This is a well located hotel. Rooms are good and clean. Breakfast and other services are very good. You get more for you paid compared to other hotel in the area. Also the conference rooms and facilities are very good. Recommend.

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MediaRotanaDubai, General Manager at Media Rotana, responded to this review

Dear Joseph H, Thank you for your kind review of your stay with us during your business trip. I'm glad that you appreciated the location, overall cleanliness of the hotel as well as the service from our colleagues. We hope that you come visit us again soon. Kind regards, Rabih Melhem General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arrive at Media Rotana to find yourself greeted with a feeling of contemporary luxury. Imagine dramatic architecture and design where you are offered privacy, personalized service and peerless facilities. We take pride in offering you the best of everything; stylish restaurants, modern rooms and friendly service. Whether your stay in Dubai is for business or pleasure, it should be a worry-free experience that delights you. So choose Media Rotana and we assure you the best stay away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Media Rotana

Address: Hessa Street | Barsha Heights, Dubai 503030, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $140 - $478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Media Rotana 5*
Number of rooms: 536
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Also Known As:
Media Rotana, Barsha - Dubai Hotel Dubai
Hotel Style:
#72 Business Hotel in Dubai
#82 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#95 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#110 Family Hotel in Dubai
#128 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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