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Riviera - Dubai

Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates  show map
 4 stars
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Riviera - Dubai

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Overview

The tranquil Riviera Hotel is a great place in a shopping area of Dubai. Occupying a 6-story Chinese building, the hotel was remodeled in 2006.

The hotel has a major location in the center of Dubai within a 15-minute walk of Grand Mosque. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Dubai city center.

This hotel is placed in Bur Dubai district, known for a museum, a mosque and a tower.

Salah Al Din underground station is within 15 minutes' walking distance from the property. Riviera Hotel is located within 10 km from Dubai airport.

Rooms

Offering a view over the bay, 109 rooms feature oriental décor, climate control, television with satellite channels, a laptop safe, a private balcony and a closet along with en suite bathrooms. For more comfort a shower, a bidet and terry bathrobes are provided.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning. The 24-hour restaurant serves dishes of seafood cuisine. Refreshing drinks are offered in the lobby bar. A variety of dishes are served in McDonald's and Apple Cafe Restaurant, which are 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

A video projector, computers and a meeting room along with an elevator, parking and a luggage storage are available for guests.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include babysitting and cots. A gym and a fitness centre are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   109.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Canoeing
  • Skiing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Bay view
  • River view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed AED 100
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Airports
  • Dubai (DXB)
    3.8 mi
  • Sharjah (SHJ)
    13.9 mi
Train
  • Baniyas Square Station
    1000 ft
  • Union Square Station
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • McDonald's
    400 ft
  • Karachi Darbar Restaurant
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    109

Hotel Awards

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Best Luxury Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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Rooms and availability

Riviera photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Laundry services
  • Slippers
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Interconnecting doors
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Riviera photos Room
Standard Triple Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe
  • Trousers press
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

TRIPLE (WITHOUT COT). ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Riviera photos Room
Deluxe Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Standard King Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

Double room

Single Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Living room
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard Room Souk View. BED & BREAKFAST. Dynamic product

Executive Deluxe Double Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Laundry services
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Interconnecting doors
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|DELUXE/EXECUTIVE SOUK VIEW

Executive Deluxe Single Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DELUXE/EXECUTIVE SOUK VIEW

Deluxe Single Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Living room
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

SINGLE DELUXE SOUK VIEW ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Executive Double Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Dining:Mini-bar
Room Description:

Deluxe|DBL-SOUK VIEW EXECUTIVE(NON REFUNDABLE)

Executive Single Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Dining:Mini-bar
Room Description:

Deluxe|SGL-SOUK VIEW EXECUTIVE(NON REFUNDABLE)

Luxury Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Local attractions

  • Emirates Towers3.7 mi
    Sheikh Zayed Rd
  • The Dubai Mall5.0 mi
    Al Mussallah Rd DownTown Dubai, Near Souk Al Bahar Bridge
  • Dubai Fountains5.4 mi
    Financial Centre Road Dubai Mall
  • Dubai Festival City Mall4.2 mi
    Dubai Festival City
  • Burj Khalifa5.3 mi
    1 Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard Downtown Dubai

Near the hotel

  • Al Bastakiya2600 ft
    Bur dubai, Dubai

    Restaurants nearby

    • McDonald's400 ft

      Address: Ground Floor, Deira Tower, Al Rigga
      Phone: 04-2219499

      70% likes this, based on 32 reviews

    • Xiao Wei Yang Hotpot - 'Little Lamb'900 ft

      Address: Baniyas Road

      72% likes this, based on 19 reviews

    • More The Dubai Mall1100 ft

      Phone: 04 3398934

      72% likes this, based on 97 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Karachi Darbar Restaurant600 ft

      Address: Street # 33, Al Maktoum Hospital Road, Naif
      Phone: 04-2222244

      81% likes this, based on 35 reviews

    • Apple Cafe Restaurant900 ft

      Address: Baniyas Road

      74% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: Persian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      109

    Hotel Awards

    UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDubaiRiviera

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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    Riviera Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Riviera

    8.2
    FabulousBased on118 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    8.3
    Service
    9.0

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      9.2

      The spacy triple bed room

    • Single
      7.0

      The fact that there is no alcohol and no discos was very impressive. The rooms are spacious but above all alcohol free environment

      One security guard at the lobby went ahead and prejudged me. He assumed based on my color that I was not a guest and insisted that I show him the room to the key......i found that to be insulting.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Excellent service by staff, facilities met all our needs and location handy to tour pick ups. Due to these factors we have rebooked for our return journey back to Austalia at the end of June.

    • Single
      9.2

      Exceptional service by hotel staff - upgraded at check in to a creek view room without asking and was provided first class service throughout my stay. Internet was fast, room was spotless. Upon my departure, the staff quickly noticed I had left an item in the room and "chased me down" to ensure I left with all my belongings. Would highly recommend this hotel.

    • Couple
      7.4

      Easy access to the train station and metro.

      i sometimes found it difficult to communicate with the staff in the restaurant as they do not all speak english very well.

    • Single
      7.8

      I was interested in a Dinner Dhow Cruise and shopping in Gold Souk & Spice Souk, crossing the Creek by abra and visiting Dubai Museum. Perfect location for all of that.

      Although I requested in my booking a room with a view to the Creek, all I could see was the parking behind the Hotel. The only available type of rooms proposed in the booking form are "Standard Souk Room" and "Deluxe Souk Room", but nobody tells you what that means. Now I know. Anyway, one can never book a room with a Creek View? I find it hard to believe, but there are no indications on how to do it.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The welcome from the reservations staff who found early check in rooms for us after a long flight from Cape Town and where possible gave us upgraded Creek View rooms. The chinese restaurant offered authentic dishes at a reasonable price. All the staff made our stay stress free and comfortable.

      We stayed for two separate nights in different rooms. The first room was clean and comfortable, but the bathroom seemed a little "tired" and really needed an overhaul. The second room had a much better bathroom. A glass of wine with diiner would have been nice!

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      convienent location for my trip

      soiled table cloths on the breakfast tables

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Close to the souqs for shopping. Close to the metro station. Quiet and relaxing hotel

      I wanted a double bed and got twin beds

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      location near khour you can cross to Bur Dubai by boat, bus station very close, Taxi available, Union Metro station 10 min walking, clean, quite, near Bany Yas Square. breakfast very good.

      The smell of the carbet, when I'm asking about that they told me it's new!!!!.

    • Single
      3.2

      The cleaning staff was friendly.

      The room was not cleaned well during my stay, especially, the bathtab and toilet. The inside of coffee making facility was full of mould!! The hot water didn't come out one night but they neither fixed nor changed my room due to all the rooms were fully booked.

    • Single
      3.8

      Tell you the truth there was nothing I like about this hotel. I was on the second floor and every morning the smell of the chicken was up in my room.

      Hotel it self was nothing interesting. The staff were not available and it was like a host hotel. No one coming and going.

    • Single
      5.4

      Breakfast

      The room had an unpleasant/stale smell - a little like the very strong fragrance that many Arabian men use. Shower over bath with a shower curtain. Didn't look particularly clean & the carpet had marks.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      We liked its close proximity to the Deira shopping district and the Gold Souk. It is also not far far the airport. The view over the Dubai Creek from our balcony was fantastic.The staff were great and very helpful. It was nice to be greeted by a smiling face when your plane from Europe is delayed and you are checking in after midnight.

      Airconditioning was a bit on the cool side but was adjustable thankfully.

    • Single
      7.8

      The prices on the internet convinced me,but unfortunatelly they charged for extra taxes and the rooms are very small..very bad!!!

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Riviera - Dubai Dubai location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Get directions
    Airports
    • Dubai (DXB)
      3.8 mi
    • Sharjah (SHJ)
      13.9 mi
    Train
    • Baniyas Square Station
      1000 ft
    • Union Square Station
      2700 ft
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • McDonald's
      400 ft
    • Karachi Darbar Restaurant
      600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      109

    Hotel Awards

    UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDubaiRiviera

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in United Arab Emirates

    Use Badge