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The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for a two night business trip in mid January. The hotel lobby looks very smart and front desk staff were very pleasant and helpful. The room was well maintained and had plenty of room get organised. I had food at the Irish pub and this was no more than ok. There's a mini market less than five...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Patrick, Thank you for your comments on your recent stay. I am pleased to see that you found the team in the hotel very pleasant and willing to help. I do hope you will visit the hotel again when next your travels bring you to the kingdom of Bahrain. Kind Regards Panos Panagis

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent stay and fabulous staff...really well looked after...will definitely be back!! The Royal club staff were so friendly and provide exceptional service...with a great view overlooking Manama bay...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Robert, Thank you for taking the time to comment on trip advisor about your recent stay at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence and Spa. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay and more importantly your acknowledgement of the service provided by our team members in the Royal Club Lounge. I look forward meeting you in...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first time ever that I write a negative review. This hotel is fine and the staff are genuinely very kind and well intentioned. I nevertheless got ripped off because of the incompetence and poor attitude of the people at the front desk. It is very frustrating to communicate clearly and to obtain opposite results. To the management...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time on writing the review on trip advisor. Please feel free to contact me on panos.panagis@radissonblu.com with the exact details of the issue at hand so I can resolve it as soon as possible. Kind regards General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time in Diplomat Radisson Blu Manama. There is a big improvement in the service and the staff become much more friendly than I remember. I had my dinner at the Asian Resturent which was tasty. In the begging they gave me a room with double bed then they corrected their mistakes. I also used the SPA...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time on commenting on trip advisor about your recent stay at the hotel. I can see from your comments that overall you had a good stay although your assessment does not reflect that. I will speak to the team in the spa to improve the massage techniques as you kindly pointed out. I...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed recently with Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel in Bahrain.The stay was extremely nice and comfortable. On the late evening, I just casually went to concierge desk to enquire about the best way to reach my destination in Bahrain the next day morning. The supervisor at the desk (Khalid) not only explained the route to me, but actually took me...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time on commenting on tripadvisor about your recent stay at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. I am very pleased to see the spirit in which our head concierge Khalid contributed in making your stay memorable. I look forward meeting you in person when the opportunity arises in the near future....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was great. Stayed only 1 night but enjoyed my stay. The room was very nice and comfy, the staff were polite and helpful, the food was nice, the hotel was clean and everything went well. Well done to them.

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very pleased to see your positive response on trip advisor about your recent stay at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Residence & Spa. I look forward meeting you in person next time your travels bring you to the kingdom of Bahrain. Kind regards Panos Panagis

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I was told by hotel staff there was a shuttle to the nearby mall at 3:45 pm so I went down to lobby at 3:40 to make sure I was 5 minutes early and then was told it left already! I asked if I could get another closest shuttle and then was told no that's the only one today. I...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on trip advisor about your recent experience at the Hotel. The Shuttle run to City centre is managed by City Centre Malls. An alternative transport was offered to take you to the mall that you declined. I am pleased to see however that overall you had found the staff to...

Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 7 January 2017

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We enjoyed our stay at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa and would recommend it to anyone. From the moment we arrived the staff were welcoming, helpful and efficient. We requested a late check out for our last day and we were not disturbed by room service, as is more often than not the case! The room was...

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GM-RDBlu, General Manager at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Louise, Thank you for taking the time on commenting on trip advisor about your recent experience at the Diplomat Radisson Blu, Hotel, Residence & Spa. I am pleased to see that you both enjoyed your stay. I will discuss with the Chef the starters at the Kontiki menu. Your comments on the staff members willingness to accommodate are appreciated....

Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I want to thank the management of the Diplomat Hotel and specially Mr. Peter Dubski for organizing the best New Year party ONCE AGAIN in Bahrain. We were amazed by the colorful Cuban themed decorations, the huge screens showing fragments of the everyday life in Havana, the live band performing beautiful Cuban music ...And Ohhhh that cocktail bar with heavenly...

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Dear Tatyana, I am very pleased to have welcome you back to the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa for this years New Year's eve celebration. Thank you for taking the time on commenting on trip advisor about your recent experience. I will pass all your comments to Petr Dubsky who I am sure will be very pleased to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa is just minutes from Bahrain international airport as well as the shopping districts. Large comfortable rooms welcome you with warm, a spacious floor plan and amenities like complimentary high-speed Internet. Be sure to utilize your complimentary access to the hotel's Diplomat Spa and fitness center. Olivos Brasserie hosts the daily breakfast buffet in addition to lunch and dinner options. Three restaurants serve international and local favorites while the bar pours tasty drinks. Food choices include creative Italian at Mondo Bar, Lounge & Restaurant; a merger of tastes from China, Thailand, Japan, Vietnam and the Pacific islands at Kontiki; or traditional pub fare at Fiddlers Green. There are also three outdoor lagoon-style swimming pools in a tranquil garden setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa

Address: Building 59, Road 1701, Block 317 | Diplomatic Area, Manama 5243, Bahrain
Region: Bahrain > Manama
Price Range: $195 - $362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 367
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Also Known As:
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence And Spa
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence Hotel Manama
Radisson Manama
Manama Radisson
Diplomat Hotel Bahrain
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa Bahrain/Manama
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Manama
#9 Luxury Hotel in Manama
#12 Business Hotel in Manama
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