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Malmo, Sweden
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Classy hotel with very spacious and beautifully decorated rooms. Service is as good as it gets and staff is very friendly. Good location close to the airport. This is obviously not a cheap option, but still worth the price.

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Stayed there one night only while for business in Dubai. Very specious diplomatic suite. The staff were very attentive and polite throughout the stay. Didn't have the time to try the food in the hotel though. I assume it is very good too. The only low point was that the air conditioning in the room was set to 19 degrees... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were staying at Raffles Dubai for the first time and it was simply amazing. From the arrival until our departure, everything was perfect. It is the ideal hotel for someone who is looking for an extraordinary stay. Check In was smooth and the room beautiful. Since it was our first time in Dubai, we approached your Concierge desk and... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Raffles is a brand that brings expectations, if you stay here then your will not be disappointed. Grand lobby with plenty of welcoming staff, smooth and elegant check in. Club rooms are great, very large, well fitted out and the bonus of a balcony. The landmark suite is huge and amazing. But what makes Raffles is the staff, we dealt... More 

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed as a couple April and Im so sorry this review is so late but Im on holiday again and catching up! We have been visiting Dubai for 15 years and tried a lot of the 5* hotels. We were worried that this one did not have beach access or a theme park or any of those other extras... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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I am currently staying at Raffles hotel dubai and am spending 3 more nights here. From the second I arrived I have been AMAZED at the level of service, friendliness of the staff and thats not even mentioning the hotel itself which is just stunning! My trip has been a disaster due to Monarch Airlines losing my luggage and have... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The wow moments start as soon as you step into the reception at Raffles. To say it is majestic would be an understatement, feels like you have entered a colossal Egyptian temple complete with mammoth pillars adorned with Egyptian motifs. The rooms are spacious and opulent. The views of the Dubai skyline from your private verandah are stunning to say... More 

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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 enjoyed your stay with us. It is truly wonderful to hear you describe our hotel as a majestic oasis in the heart of Dubai. It also pleases me that you appreciated our hotel unique Egyptian theme décor. Our hotel... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is brilliant! On arrival at reception I was greeted by Jasmine with a big hug. She had seen my name on the advance register and ensured a room was ready as soon as I arrived, which was well before the specified check-in time. The room 'Butler' service is great and the bedrooms are spacious, immaculately clean and a... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you had a fabulous stay with us and appreciated the early check-in. It is wonderful to hear that you were comfortable in your spacious and immaculately clean room. I am also delighted that you enjoyed our Tomo Japanese Restaurant. Moreover,... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Top notch service. Fantastic accommodation. Great facilities. Amazing surroundings. First class restaurants especially the Japanese restaurant overlooking the city. We have stayed in Dubai on several occasions and each time we try a different hotel. This is the best of the bunch we have tried. It's a short taxi drive from the airport and is a short trip to downtown... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It is incredible to hear that you appreciated our Tomo Japanese Restaurant which features the stunning view of the Dubai skyline. Moreover, I am glad that you had an overall memorable trip in Dubai and had... More 

Dammam
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Decision was made to spend my wedding anneversary in raffles Dubai, wife loves it and it was outstanding staying as usuall, this hotel makes me love it more and more after each visit. There you will find all what you expect from A to Z. Thanks Raffles.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Congratulations on your anniversary! I am glad that you had a memorable stay with us. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Ayman Gharib General Manager More 

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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 121800, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range: $396 - $995 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Raffles Dubai 5*
Number of rooms: 252
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Raffles Hotel Dubai
Dubai Raffles Hotel
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“The skyline club rooms are large”
 of 5 bubbles kimg937, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They have smoking rooms - hoorah!”
 of 5 bubbles PSJ25, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a room with the Skyline view. The sunsets are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles DavidL29, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a good price on a suite, it's as big as some people's homes”
 of 5 bubbles goreyhouse, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It depends on your preferences, we liked the view to the park, the Wafi mall and to the Dubai creek.”
 of 5 bubbles Markus-Sina, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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