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InterContinental Dubai Festival City

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“anise restaurant”(58 reviews)
“the club lounge”(144 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

Booking into a Club room offers huge benefits including a lounge for breakfast and drinks/snacks in the evening. The rooms are very comfortable but as there is a lot of construction work being undertaken nearby, chose your room carefully. The noise is not too intrusive...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your kind review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time and managed to experience all the facilities of our Club InterContinental accommodation and services. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 21 November 2015

This is part of a hotel and mall complex. It is located on the Dubai Creek (which looks to be more of an estuary) and is slightly removed from the central part of the city. It is very near the airport. Taxis are surprisingly cheap...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your kind review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time and managed to experience all we have to offer our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back to the...More

Reviewed 20 November 2015

We have book a suite at the VIP levels. The price is unbelievable. The two bed rooms are beautiful, living room is so nice and the bathrooms are nicely designed and furnished. However, the most important thing happened when we had minor plumping issues with...More

1  Thank Sami_Hamad
Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your kind review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and Mr Paiva took extra care of you. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel...More

Reviewed 17 November 2015

Lovely to get a room upgrade as a Spire Royal Ambassador, not so good to have the room overlooking a huge construction site with 24 hour activity. The guys were grinding rebar all night. I realise this is outwith the control of the hotel, but...More

Thank Oilydan
Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am terribly sorry about your inconvenience with regards to facing the Mall construction. I would like to gain more information on your stay if you could email me at...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Stressless and friendly service, stylish, spotless clean, large rooms. The bed was not really up to my taste (too hard) but that is again something somebody has to define for himself. Breakfast was superb with a fantastic selection, though the service for coffee took some...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 17 November 2015

Many thanks for sharing your review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you enjoyed our facilities and service. Sorry to read that you found our bed a little hard as we do provide additional comforters should our...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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US$129 - US$637 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Family Hotel in Dubai
#19 Business Hotel in Dubai
#26 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#29 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#30 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$129 - US$637 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Dubai
#19 Business Hotel in Dubai
#26 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#29 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#30 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Diablos5
26 January 2018|
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Response from JeddaCath | Reviewed this property |
Good question. It is used to be a lot more 2 years ago. The breakfast is decent of course doesn’t compare with the buffet in the main restaurant. Afternoon high tea is mini sandwiches and deserts Evening presentation... More
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FussyMonkey
15 November 2017|
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Response from Mohammad A | Reviewed this property |
The email is: Reservation.DFC@ihg
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Response from globetrottingdiva | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast in the morning; I'm not sure about snacks throughout the day especially between breakfast and afternoon; afternoon tea, and evening canapés and drinks.
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