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Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya

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Holiday Inn Olaya Riyadh is conveniently located in the commercial center of Riyadh and the new modern shopping area, just 30 minutes drive from King Khaled International Airport. Holiday Inn Olaya is close to the ministries, the major reputable hospitals, the Exhibition Center and to the major corporate companies in Riyadh. With 298 guest rooms including suites, the hotel provides different level of accommodation ranging from Standard Rooms through to Executive Rooms, Junior Suites, Senior Suites and a roof-top penthouse. All guest rooms are equipped with satellite LCD TV's, data port and wireless high speed internet in all the rooms and public area. Also enjoy our complimentary Hospitality tray in all the rooms including Tea and Coffee. The latest technology also extends to the meeting and conference rooms which offer a range of audio visual facilities and accommodate from 10 to 450 delegates. Dining options in the hotel include the Olaya Express Coffee Shop offering a wide range from the international cuisine. Guests also can enjoy a Dinner BBQ at the pool side.Equally spectacular are the hotel's leisure facilities which include and outdoor swimming pool and Whirlpool, luxurious Fitness Center with the latest equipment, Sauna and Steam Room.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Olaya Street PO Box 69112, Riyadh 11547 Saudi Arabia
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King Khaled Intl Airport32 km
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The hotel is very decent, hygenic and peaceful place to stay. As its mid of town, it has a great place to walk around. Don't Kingdom dates shop which is around 200 mts away and also Lulu hypermarket which is around 4-5 kms away.
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How can two separate hotels operate as one? The answer simply is that they can’t. I arrived in a taxi at 1am after a long flight I o find that the hotel I was checking into was the “wrong building”. I had to walk across a grotty car park with luggage and concierge to get to the
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
Responded 5 days ago
Hi 157DavidM, Thanks for choosing Holiday Inn and taking the time to share your thoughts! I'm sorry about the confusion you may have had about our hotel set-up! I've shared your review with management as reference. On a lighter note, thank you for commending our staff to be astounding at their job. We hope you continue to choose IHG for your future travels! Best, Pam G Case Manager IHGService
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This hotel is potentially a 3 star at best. The decor is old and out dated. My room had its walls full of visible plaster patching. My bed sheets were stained.....will not be a returning customer for sure.
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
Responded 3 Dec 2018
Hi Gplanojevic, Thank you for choosing us. I was quite concerned to see that the overall condition of our hotel including the rooms and sheets were not able to meet your expectations. I am very sorry as I understand it must have been inconvenient and disappointing for you. I will let our maintenance and management team know about your concerns for improvements. Again, thank you for the review and for staying with us. I hope that you would still consider staying with us again in the future. Mike F. Case Manager IHGService
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Hotel is decent, not many things to do off hours, however rooms are clean, a bit dark if you select an inside one as windows are tinted Food is freshly cooked with a variety of choices Ok for business trips with short or longer stays at good rates
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
Responded 20 Nov 2018
Hello ioannistz, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to post a review. I am happy that you found our rooms clean and enjoyed the food selection. On the other hand, I regret that the tinted windows are an inconvenience. Your feedback has been taken into account and will be shared with our management team. We are confident that necessary steps will be made, in order to achieve complete guest satisfaction. Again, thank you for staying and we hope you give us another chance to show you how great our hotel is. Best Regards, John O Case Manager IHGService
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Holiday Inn Olaya is around the Computer Market area and is one of the top choice for visitng consultants (like me). The main reason for companies selecting this particular hotel is the cheaper rates offered for Corporate Customers. The Hotel is a bit of old-fashioned hotel
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Response from Jamil-Ba, Hotel Management at Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
Responded 30 Sep 2018
Dear Saad A, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Jamil Bakhos
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When you wanna have a dive, at 3pm, there is no sun. Very bad located.
Is there an airport shuttle?
No, they can provide a taxi but you'll be charged.
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"Center of town"
"Ask for Road Side View"
"1st floor rooms have easier access too pool but higher rooms have a better view. Decent Gym"
"Get a room in the upper floors. Hopefully it would not be that noisy at night."
"best to get a room on the upper floors to get a view."
US$81 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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