Dolphin Hotel Apartments - Dubai

Khalid Bin Waleed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 121678  show map
 3 stars
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Dolphin Hotel Apartments - Dubai

Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Verified Reviews:

  • Decent value - Good option to stay
  • Bed is big - Small swimming pool - Staff is good
  • Spacious rooms - Good breakfast - Always hot water
  • Air con did not work - Wifi internet is available - Gym was tiny
  • Decor was oldish - Close to the airport - Great service

Overview

Featuring a heated swimming pool, a rooftop pool and a sauna, Dolphin Hotel lies in a shopping area of Dubai close to Juma Al Majid Heritage and Culture Center, Dubai Creek and Wonderland Theme & Water Park. The hotel occupies 10 floors and was renovated in 2009.

The city center is about 30 minutes on foot. Thanks to a train station nearby, the hotel is well connected with other parts of Dubai.

Banks and exhibition centers are short distance from the premises.

Dolphin Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Dubai airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 99 rooms featuring deluxe studio, executive studio and standard studio with a kitchenette, wireless internet, an in-room safe, a microwave and television. They offer en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. Offering a variety of dishes, Rajdhani Restaurant and Thattukada are just about 300 meters away.

Services

Guests can take advantage of ironing service, medical service and 24-hour reception.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with a pool and a specialized restaurant. Dolphin Hotel provides a fitness centre, a gym and gymnastics classes to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   99.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooker

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of AED 100 per person per night in an extra bed. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Khalid Bin Waleed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 121678

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City Center
  • Dubai
    1.3 mi
Airports
  • Dubai (DXB)
    4.6 mi
  • Sharjah (SHJ)
    14.9 mi
Train Stations
  • Al Fahidi Station
    2000 ft
  • Al Ghubaiba Station
    2700 ft
Underground stations
  • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2
    4600 ft
  • ADCB Metro Station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mama's Restaurant (cuisine: Indian, Chinese)
    900 ft
  • Thattukada, Palm Beach Hotel (cuisine: Indian)
    900 ft
Beaches
  • Al Mamzar Park
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    99

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Dolphin Hotel Apartments - Dubai Dubai location
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    Hotel Address:

    Khalid Bin Waleed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 121678

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Dubai
      1.3 mi
    Airports
    • Dubai (DXB)
      4.6 mi
    • Sharjah (SHJ)
      14.9 mi
    Train Stations
    • Al Fahidi Station
      2000 ft
    • Al Ghubaiba Station
      2700 ft
    Underground stations
    • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2
      4600 ft
    • ADCB Metro Station
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Mama's Restaurant (cuisine: Indian, Chinese)
      900 ft
    • Thattukada, Palm Beach Hotel (cuisine: Indian)
      900 ft
    Beaches
    • Al Mamzar Park
      1.1 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      10
    • Number of rooms:
      99

    Hotel Awards

    UAEHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDubaiDolphin Hotel Apartments

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Bastakia, historisches Altstadtviertel in Dubai - 4300 ft

    Popular areas

    • Gold Souk - 4300 ft
    • Palm Islands - 4600 ft

    Places of interest

    • Meena Bazaar - 1400 ft
    • Old Souk - 2000 ft
    • Textile Souk - 2000 ft
    • XVA Gallery Dubai - 3000 ft
    • Deira Spice Souk - 3300 ft
    • Saeed Al Maktoum House - 3300 ft
    • Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding - 3300 ft
    • British Consulate - 5000 ft
    • Consulate General of the United States of America - 1.1 mi
    • Seawings Port Rashid - 1.1 mi

    Train stations

    • Al Fahidi Station - 1700 ft
    • Al Ghubaiba Station - 2300 ft
    • Al Ras Station - 3300 ft
    • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Station - 4300 ft
    • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Station - 4300 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Burjuman Mall - 4000 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Al Bastakiya - 2000 ft
    • Heritage Village - 3300 ft

    Museums

    Underground stations

    • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2 - 4300 ft
    • ADCB Metro Station - 1.1 mi

    Local attractions

    • Al Mamzar Park - 1.1 mi
      Al Mamzar, Dubai
    • Jumeirah Mosque - 2.1 mi
      Al Jumeira Road, Dubai
    • Wonderland Theme & Water Park - 3.1 mi
      Riyadh Road, Dubai
    • Dubai Creek - 1.7 mi
      Dubai Creek, Dubai
    • Dubai Dolphinarium - 2.7 mi
      P.O.Box 232292, Dubai

    Near the hotel

    • Dubai Museum - 2300 ft
      Al Souq Al Kabeer, Dubai
    • The Dubai Heritage Village - 3800 ft
      Entrance of the Dubai Creek, Dubai
    • Sheikh Saeed al-Maktoum's House - 3600 ft
      Al Khaleej Rd, Dubai
    • Raffles Botanical Garden - 4700 ft
      Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi,, Dubai

    Restaurants nearby

    • Mama's Restaurant - 900 ft

      Address: Khalid Bin Waleed Road
      Phone: 04-3860701

      70% likes this, based on 14 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian, Chinese
      Price Range: USD 11 - USD 21

    • Rajdhani Restaurant - 1100 ft

      Address: 129 Al Rolla Road, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
      Phone: 04-3934433

      75% likes this, based on 29 reviews

    • Karachi Darbar - 1300 ft

      Address: Al Fahidi Street

      71% likes this, based on 82 reviews
      Cuisine: Pakistani

    • Thattukada, Palm Beach Hotel - 900 ft

      Address: Khalid Bin Waleed Road

      80% likes this, based on 30 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian

    • Pachanga South American Steakhouse - 1300 ft

      Address: Hilton Dubai Jumeirah
      Phone: 971 4 318 25 30

      82% likes this, based on 91 reviews
      Cuisine: Brazilian, South American, Argentinean

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      10
    • Number of rooms:
      99

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    Dolphin Hotel Apartments Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dolphin Hotel Apartments

    Average guest rating

    6.0out of 10
    Good
    Based on 44 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    8.3
    Value
    7.0
    Location
    8.0
    Service
    7.0

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      The location was great - close to everything and in a tremendous shopping area. The room was large and comfortable, separate lounge and fridge etc Value for money was certainly good. Staff friendly and receptive to requests.

      Although it had kitchen facilities there were no implements, crockery cutlery etc. Cleanliness average to lower (acceptable JUST). Breakfast was not for Europeans (except the toast and juice) - even curried scrambled eggs!

    • Group of friends
      4.6

      I did not like my stay, as a matter of fact I checked out two days early. Can I get some of my money back or do I set up a blog on a dubai info site?

      I did not like the staff at the front desk, nor the guest living there, they were all very rude.

    • Single
      4.6

      Location is good.

      Hotel staff is not very co-operative. Except reception no-one attends your call. Bigger problem is they dont have parking, parking is always full. No reason to book in this hotel unless they provide parking. The money you save by booking here will be spend on paid parking.

    • Family with children
      4.2

      Location is good, its on the main street ( Khalid bin Al waleed)

      The hotel staff are big liars . I booked an Executive Studio for my brother and a two bedrooms apartment for myself and when I arrived they showed me a one-bedroom apartment . They were trying to convince me that what they were showing me was a two-bedroom apartment and when I shouted at them they offered me a two separate rooms instead of a two bedroom apartment. They refused to admit that it was a mistake from their side though they asked me to move to another place in the second night where I found two bedrooms but without a separate living area. Parking is a nightmare. Though it is mentioned in the booking information that Free private parking is possible on site, when I arrived I found it impossible to use their 7 parking lots because the hotel staff are occupying the 7 parking lots. I never met one single guest that managed to park his car in the parking area.

    • Family with children
      4.2

      Location is good

      The sign board of the hotel is not lighted, it is hard to note the hotel from the street, the staff cannot describe the location, the swimming pool is not available during morning time, and when calling the reception they tell you only after 4 pm.

    • Family with children
      3.8

      there is no parking as mentioned, i spend more than 2hrs looking for parkinig then i parked long away and got taxi back/ there is no understanding from the staff and no consederation / poor room service / poor location

    • Couple
      6.6

      its best for location..

      room cooling system and lighning in the room was poor. Also car parking is very limited, i.e. upto 7 to 8 cars, which is not good for the guests coming with their own cars.

    • Family with children
      6.2

      Room services, car parking and location of the hotel (middle of the city)

    • Single
      8.8

      Nearest to the business Hub and the location is good

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Everything is fine as per the value.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      Location was best, everything is near, supermarkets, bazaars, and many many other things...I liked a lot!

    • Family with children
      7.0

      The service received by Vijay Lopes

      The bed bugs and the rooms were not clean - the location was perfect

    • Couple
      3.8

      We didn't like anything. The reason for which we had to move to another hotel just after one night even though we had intended to spend one week there.

      We were two that stayed in the standard studio apartment for one night. We didn't like anything about the hotel. Although, it is located in the heart of Bur Dubai, the hotel is just by the road close to a junction and so no good space for taxi to drop-off guests. The taxi that took us to the hotel just dropped us off by the road-side and we had a bit of rough time trying to cross the busy road with our luggage to the hotel reception lobby. My attempt to get the hotel staff to send a trolley to help with our luggage failed. We had to struggle to carry everything by ourselves. It was not a nice way to welcome a guest. The reception lobby was so crowded and noisy - the atmosphere was not welcoming at all. Although, the apartment we got was fairly clean, there were no utensils as stated on the website of the hotel. We felt so uncomfortable that we had to move to another hotel the next day just after one night, even though we had wanted to stay there for one week.

    • Single
      7.0

      Location and price

      maybe more clean and better service for front desk becaus e 1 person is not enough for front desk.Poor staf (Only one )became mad everyday and he is right .

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      There are many restaurants within walking distance and lots to varieties of food to choose from.

      Getting in and finding a space in the hotel car park are a real nightmare.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Dolphin Hotel Apartments - Dubai Dubai location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Khalid Bin Waleed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 121678

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Dubai
      1.3 mi
    Airports
    • Dubai (DXB)
      4.6 mi
    • Sharjah (SHJ)
      14.9 mi
    Train Stations
    • Al Fahidi Station
      2000 ft
    • Al Ghubaiba Station
      2700 ft
    Underground stations
    • Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station 2
      4600 ft
    • ADCB Metro Station
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Mama's Restaurant (cuisine: Indian, Chinese)
      900 ft
    • Thattukada, Palm Beach Hotel (cuisine: Indian)
      900 ft
    Beaches
    • Al Mamzar Park
      1.1 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      10
    • Number of rooms:
      99

    Hotel Awards

    UAEHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDubaiDolphin Hotel Apartments

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Arab Emirates

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