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The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have 4 restaurants and Cantoni is the best one! The room service is good the hotel interiors are relatively old but overall its comfortable. The Bahrain National Museum is diagonally opposite and walk-able distance. The swimming pool is really good and the staff is very friendly. Although you need to take taxi for almost anywhere but for a business...

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

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback about our hotel. We are very pleased our employees were friendly and the location is suitable. We also value your comment about the age of our hotel, we are in a process of planning renovation for the near future. We hope you are planning to travel back to Bahrain soon and...

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros Spacious rooms Comfortable beds Good Aircon Nice pool Good concierge Good internet Nice menu for room service Cons Slow poolside bar service. Had to ask waitress twice and she still delivered wrong order. Slow room service delivery expect 45 minutes plus yet they tell you food will be ready in 30 minutes. Bathroom needs a revamp. Drainage is bad.

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

Dear guest, Thank you fro taking your time to share your feedback about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. We are glad you were satisfied with the pool, room, concierge, internet and the room service menu. On the other hand please accept our apology for not delivering good service poolside bar, we will now have a look into...

Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed staying at the Diplomat in Bahrain. The rooms are new, and I was given a complimentary upgrade to a room that had a very spacious living room and seating area. The beds are supremely comfortable, and the service is impeccable. I have stayed at many hotels in Bahrain and across the world, and the Diplomat is always...

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

Dear Saad, Thank you for sharing your comment about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. We are very happy you have enjoyed your stay with us and the rooms were up to your expectations. Most importantly we are pleased with your satisfaction about the service we have delivered, we will certainly share your comment with our team. We...

Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff are helpful and the room is clean though looks old. I'm not picky when it comes to food but I didn't like the food in the buffet. It was a rainy night so we chose to stay in the hotel but the bar is not inviting either.

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

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to share feedback about our hotel and the food at buffet restaurant. We are glad the cleanliness of our rooms has met your expectations. On the other hand we do understand our rooms need refreshments, therefore we are planning renovation in very near future. Your valuable comment about the food in our buffet...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Olivos Restaurant within the Radisson hotel food court , Diverse food options, nice service, perfect table setting Totally recommended Thanks to Narendra,third and sobhit and whole service team Hotel service as well is five star 👍👍👍

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

Dear Mujtaba, Thank you for your great feedback about our all day Olivos restaurant. We are very happy our colleagues has delivered good service which resulted in your great experience. We will certainly share your feedback with all of our team members, including our chef and service employees. We hope to welcome you at our hotel/restaurants in very near future....

Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travel to Bahrain 3-4 times a year for work and stay here all the time. I have never been disappointed. The front desk staff is always friendly and willing to help. The rooms and well appointed and very comfortable. The Fiddler's Pub, attached to the hotel, was my new favorite place on my most recent trip. I will probably...

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

Dear Chris, Thank you for taking your time to share your feedback about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel. We are glad you have never come across an issue at our hotel and The Fiddlers Green Pub is your favorite place. Our front office team will be very happy to see your comment, it will be a great motivation for them....

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our 40th wedding anniversary last weekend. We had rooms for friends and family. We were up graded to the most beautiful room we have ever had. We were treated like kings and queens. The food, the drinks, the hospitality of the complete team. Our friends and family were also very impressed. Everything was beyond excellent. We have no...

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

Dear Corrie, Thank you for sharing your kind words and great feedback about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. We are very happy you have selected our hotel to celebrate Your 40th wedding anniversary, and all of your expectations were met. We will certainly share your great comments with all our team and we are very much looking...

Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is nice hotel expensive very close from airport,, near from diplomatic area,, but it is become OLD in every thing Room furniture is OK but seems old my OPINION the hotel need urgent renewal to back again.

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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 Hotel. We appreciate your comments and I am pleased to inform you that the hotel is soon starting on renovation of the rooms over this summer. I look forward to welcome you back to the hotel in the bear future. Kind regards...

Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 21 March 2017

we Ministry of youth and sports had a forum on the 18 of march 2017 regarding Bahrain clubs future, the forum was a one day event including opening, negotiation cessions, outcomes and ending guests honored. am glad to say that the hotel excellent service shared a big part of the forum success, also the hotel facilities as our forum needed...

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

Dear guest, Thank you for taking your time to share your comments about The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. We are glad your event went well and our colleagues delivered excellent service which contributed to the success. We are looking forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Petr Dubsky Executive Assistant Manager

Amman
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I stayed in this hotel to attend a conference happening at the same hotel. I had a very pleasant stay over all. The room was very spacious, clean and tidy, refreshed twice a day! The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The food was okay in the buffets nothing special. My favorite facility was the fitness center. It's huge!...

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

Dear Shireen, Thank you for taking the time on commenting on trip advisor about your recent stay at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa. I am pleased to see that you had a very pleasant stay and enjoyed the facilities at the Health club and Spa. I will pass your comments to the team as an acknowledgement of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • 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: $140 - $393 (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
#10 Luxury Hotel in Manama
#12 Business Hotel in Manama
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“Pool is very relaxing”
AlisiaB, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Royal Club.”
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“Sea Side View Room, you can see the highway, Baharin National Mesuem and sea”
bhawanis2015, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Floors 6-9 overlooking the pool and outdoor bar area.”
christE1978CE, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms have all very big windows overlooking the pool or the street. Royal club rooms are incl breakfast and entrance to the royal club.”
corried58, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
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