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Raffles Dubai

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I've stayed here twice on business. It was 3 years since my last trip. But I remember the service being excellent and the rooms have everything you need - still the same on this return trip. The gym and pool area are great for short stints after a day's work. It's very easy to get to the airport in 10/15mins...

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is amazing! The service was top notch, the staff literally fall over themselves to make help you and it doesn't seem forced or annoying. The decor is beautiful very elaborate just on the right side of tasteful. The room was huge with an office section, living room section, a walk in wardrobe and a balcony. They offered little...

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and even extended your original booking. It is wonderful to hear that you received top notch service from our colleagues, especially in Butlers and Front Desk. I am also glad that you found our...

Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the moment you enter the concourse and your bags are taken, the hotel cannot do enough to ensure your stay is the very best. The check in staff are informative, friendly and efficient. The room is spotless and immaculate in every way. Every time you leave the room the towels are replaced and during the evening the turn down...

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We added 2 nights to our cruise package. This is a top flight hotel in every respect. A stunning lobby area. The reception and concierge staff could not be more helpful - it is as if you are their first client. Very well done . Our room at 30 m* was at the entry level but what else does one...

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to hear you describe our hotel as worthy of 6 stars! It is wonderful to hear that you were impressed with our lobby area, helpful colleagues and room amenities. Our Signature Room is 70 square metres. I am also glad that...

Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The building design (a pyramid), the reception area, the staff, the rooms, the Japanese restaurant at the top: everything was amazing and wonderful! A place to stay in Dubai, very well located for visiting and shopping!

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am delighted that you had a wonderful stay with us. It is incredible to hear that you were impressed with our unique building design, service, rooms and Tomo Japanese Restaurant. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Ayman Gharib General Manager

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What an experience, from check in to check out nothing was too much effort. Arrived early and our room was made available after a short wait, explanation of the facilities etc. Afternoon tea was provided and canapés and drinks for the evening, an excellent choice to take an upgrade on the room. The swimming pool is of an excellent design...

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is great to hear that you appreciated our Afternoon Tea and Evening Canapés in Raffles Club Lounge, and had a relaxing time by the pool. We look forward to welcome you again soon....

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel was an excellent and the entire staff worked to provide for your every need. Queenie a hostess that provided Tea and evening cocktails did an excellent job. The hotel is very close to the Metro station and the concierge gave excellent information on using the Metro. The food in all of the restaurants were outstanding.

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. It is wonderful to hear that you had an excellent stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed our restaurants and found our location to be accessible. Rest assured that Queenie will be praised for the job well done. We look forward to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had to stay one night and it was fantastic with all the words means Unfortunately i didn't have the privilege to stay more than one night and it was most if it for business but I enjoyed it and definitely i stay again but hope nit for business just to enjoy the food the view and the atmosphere No...

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am glad that you had a magnificent business stay with us. It is truly great to know that you are already thinking of coming back in the future for a purely leisure stay. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Ayman...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just had a vacation with my family @ the most amazing hotel The Raffles Dubai...Guys the best place in Dubai with excellent service and staff. The hotel is super clean and attention to guests details😂👊👊👍.. they made our stay relaxing and exciting .. Gerald Seloana

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RafflesDubai, General Manager at Raffles Dubai, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Seloana, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to hear you describe our hotel as the best place in Dubai. It is wonderful to hear that you were impressed with our high standards of service and hotel cleanliness. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Ayman...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I came with my family( my husband, daughter and son) for a family vacation. True exceptional 5 star luxury. The hotel is beautifully decorated and the rooms are spacious. The hotel staff is very friendly. Breakfast is big and delicious. Chef Coetzee made us feel at home away from home( He's from the same country as us, South Africa, yeah)...

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Dear Dr. Molabe, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you had an exceptional family vacation. It is wonderful to hear that you were impressed with our spacious rooms, buffet breakfast in Azur Restaurant and friendly colleagues. Rest assured that Chef Coetzee will be praised for the job well...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A stunning landmark hotel in a distinctive pyramid shape merges Asian style with an Egyptian aesthetic. Ideally located in the city center with a shopping adventure lies around the corner as Raffles Dubai adjoins Wafi mall, one of Dubai's most exclusive shopping and leisure destinations, home to hundreds of boutiques offering an extensive selection of international haute couture, jewelries and gifts in addition to nearby authentic souks, including the impressive Khan Murjan, offering traditional crafts by artisans from the region. Featuring 252 luxurious rooms and suites, this award-winning Dubai hotel offers some of the most spacious rooms in the city, each with generously-sized private balconies. Brilliant contemporary interiors, faultless service and 7 superb restaurants and bars offering an extensive array of dining, entertainment and clubbing options, while Raffles Spa beckons with a pampering menu to emerge transformed, like a lotus that journey from bud to the radiance of full bloom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Raffles Dubai

Address: Sheikh Rashid Road | Wafi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $303 - $739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Raffles Dubai 5*
Number of rooms: 252
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Also Known As:
Raffles Dubai Hotel Dubai
Raffles Hotel Dubai
Dubai Raffles Hotel
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#1 Business Hotel in Dubai
#1 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#2 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
#4 Family Hotel in Dubai
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