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Cairo
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I have been to this hotel for business trip, i really liked the hotel, clean rooms friendly stuff, awesome breakfast , check in and out was pretty fast, the hotel is located in a very good area near Cornaish and near shops, i liked a shop for Shawirma in the street next to the hotel, i would definitely recommend this...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent business trip to Abu Dhabi and for sharing your kind review here on TripAdvisor. Located in one of Abu Dhabi’s most coveted locations, Oryx Hotel is a sought after 4 star luxury hotel offering both business and leisure travelers with traditional Arabian hospitality. It’s a pleasure to...

Beirut
Reviewed 24 June 2013

the Oryx Hotel in Abu Dhabi is located away from the city traffic. it's very close to Cornich. you will love to stay in it if you have work in Khaledeya area or if you want to stay in Abu Dhabi city and at the same time you want a quick access to Musaffah, Khalifia city or airport thru Al...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing to stay with us and for sharing your valuable feedback. Our property is conveniently located and is just 30 minutes away from Abu Dhabi International Airport. Our hotel boasts of grand accommodation options, multi-cuisine diners & club and offers various other recreational amenities. We mainly focus on offering a relaxed and hassle free...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 June 2013

This hotel is "meh" at best. Cons: The bed is extraordinarily uncomfortable and the bathroom tile is in desperate need of a grout-scrubbing cleaning. There is a small bit of mold growing on the ceiling above my bed (which I am allergic to) and the internet is not included with the room charges. We have also paid for breakfasts, but...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie, At the outset, we would like to thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent business trip to Abu Dhabi and for sharing your review on this public platform. Located in one of Abu Dhabi’s most coveted positions, Oryx Hotel is a sought after 4 star luxury hotels offering both business and leisure travelers with...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 7 June 2013

The Oryx Hotel is a clean, 3-star property on the Corniche. It is a no-frills business hotel. They have a big issue about parking. Their parking lot is some distance away and the single concierge cum driver has to be informed 15 minutes a prior if you dont want to wait for your car. The F & B is very...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for checking-in with us. Counted amongst the famous luxury hotels in Dubai, our property offers an array of options for accommodation and recreation. Our patrons can opt to adore the scenic location and unwind themselves in the grandeur of their rooms. It is nice to know that you appreciate the location of our hotel and...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 10 May 2013

The hotel is 1st class. Clean, well presented, and extremely friendly. It is the staff that makes the hotel stand out. Always a smile and a kind word, helpful information and willingness to share a laugh. The location is very good. 2 blocks from the Corniche waterside walk. The beaches are spotless, like the rest of the country. There are...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the very outset, we would like to thank you staying with us. We are really pleased to know that Al Diar Oryx Hotel exceeded your expectations in every way. We appreciate your comments for our staff as they always strive to make every guest's stay totally memorable. As you have mentioned, Al Diar Oryx Hotel is located...

Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 17 April 2013

Having already booked this hotel and noting many of the negative comments on here prior to our departure we(Irish couple) decided to keep an open mind and see what would unfold.We booked in for 10 nights in late November 2012. What we really wanted was just to relax,do our own thing,no hassle! Firstly we realised most people's surprise that we...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are pleased to know that you had a memorable stay at the Oryx Hotel. Located in one of Abu Dhabi’s most coveted positions, at Oryx Hotel guests find themselves amidst splendid Arabian Hospitality. The hotel promises its guests with an unforgettable stay while being close to the city and...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2013

I stayed here with a friend for 5 nights in March 2013. My experience here was not enjoyable at all. The shower and bathroom in general was disgusting. There was mould growing on almost all the surfaces in the bathroom, the shower looked to be unfinished and leaked all over the bathroom floor. When booking this hotel it was advertised...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to Abu Dhabi and the review. We regret deeply that your stay with us did not live up to your expectations and the entire experience was not to your liking. Oryx hotel is located in one of Abu Dhabi’s most coveted positions. Whether it’s...

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Spent 7 nights here. Good position for the Beach (Corniche). Lots of eating places close by. Easy to get taxi at anytime. Bed was very comfortable. good nights sleep every night - took advice from other trip advisor reviews and asked for a high floor facing city. The shower in the bathroom was disgusting - mould everywhere, when used water...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We sincerely thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our location and also appreciate that you have pointed out some areas in which you feel we need to improve. It was really very generous of you to give us the opportunity to host you on your recent...

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 24 February 2013

I stayed at this hotel for a few days....and for what you get it a bit overpriced. The quality was also marginal at best. It was my first time to Abu Dhabi and I feel like there are probably better options in the same price range available...and it was a little hard to find and you had to walk a...

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing us on your recent visit to Abu Dhabi. We have been striving to provide high-standard amenities and supreme facilities to our guests. At every corner of our property, we strive to meet the requirements of our patrons. Providing a glass of fresh juice in the lobby is just a small part of our services...

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 1 February 2013

i passed by the hotel just to take a look it look great and big people smiling and offer assist but the open buffet restaurant the stuff was good but the food quality is not the best and very limited and the dessert section is almost empty it was not good and not bad experience

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OryxHotel, Management at Oryx Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for sharing your experience with us here on TripAdvisor. Oryx Hotel is counted amongst the best deluxe hotels in Dubai offering multiple fine dining options, so it is disappointing to note that your dining experience with us was not up to the mark. We deeply regret the menu options for the buffet did not impress...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oryx Hotel is located in the up-market district of Abu Dhabi. The hotel is in close proximity to the city's key business and leisure attractions as well as Corniche (the local beach) where you can immerse yourself in the tranquility of the softly lapping waters of the Arabian Sea. Each room is fully equipped with all modern-day amenities including high-speed Wi-Fi internet access and is ideal for holiday-makers and executive travelers alike. There are plenty of ways to relax and stay in shape at the Oryx Hotel. The Curve, the hotel's Health Club comprises of a contemporary gymnasium, roof-top swimming pool and an outdoor Jacuzzi. In terms of cuisine and entertainment, there are plenty of options to choose from such as the Horizon Restaurant which offers an a-la-carte and buffet menu and stunning panoramic view; the Blue Line restaurant where you can indulge in classy cocktails and live music; and Horizon Terrace, ideal for laid-back chit-chat with friends and colleagues. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oryx Hotel

Address: Khalidiya Zayed The First St, Abu Dhabi 54845, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: $104 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oryx Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 122
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Hotel Style:
#42 Spa Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#68 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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“rooms on higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles Otti15, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“main road view is better”
 of 5 bubbles hazemhasn2003, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I am assigned in the 12th floor. the view is really good,it overlooks the khalidiya area.”
 of 5 bubbles samboypasag, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else is my room tip.”
 of 5 bubbles davebryant, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“High level floor rooms have better view and are quit”
 of 5 bubbles JCBE, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
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