4.4 out of 5

"The staff were extremely friendly and very helpful. The room was good and cleaned to a high standard. I was very impressed. " More

By JanO. on Wed 24 Feb 2016

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Dubai awaits you at Media Rotana. You'll be 4.1 km (2.5 mi) from Ski Dubai and 4.1 km (2.6 mi) from Mall of the Emirates. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include 5 restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, and a nightclub.

All 537 soundproofed rooms feature LCD TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, in-room childcare, and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include hydromassage showerheads and bathrobes, while pillow menus invite a good night's rest. Free newspapers, free bottled water, and safes are also available.

A pampering day can include deep-tissue massages and Swedish massages along with body scrubs, facials, and mani/pedis. The buffet restaurant, Channels, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Nelson's is the hotel's own pub, serving drinks along with brunch and lunch. Enjoy the free kids' club, 24-hour fitness centre, sauna, and pool loungers. 20874 square feet (1939 square metre) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a business centre. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of a free beach shuttle.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 5-star Al Barsha hotel include Dubai Mall and Dubai Marina.

Classic Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£67 per night

Classic Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room (1 King Bed)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Club Room (1 King Bed)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room (2 twin beds)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Media Rotana offers its guests an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness centre. There are 5 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre and meeting rooms. Event space at this hotel measures 20874 square feet (1939 square metre) and includes conference space. A nightclub, spa services, and a library are also featured at the luxury Media Rotana. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Valet parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Dubai hotel.

  • 537 guestrooms or units
  • 21 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 5 dining venues
  • 16 conference rooms
  • 20874 sq ft of conference space
  • 1939 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 2008
  • Nightclub
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • On-site shopping
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Children's club (free)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) (30.2 km / 18.8 mi)
  • Metro station: Dubai Internet City Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free beach shuttle and shopping centre shuttle; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Media Rotana offers 537 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Dubai hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Channels – This buffet restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Prego's – This theme restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Nelson's – This pub specialises in international cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Terrace – This bar specialises in international cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Connexions – This lobby lounge specialises in international cuisine and only serves light fare. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness centre. Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, or fitness facility without adult supervision. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Fitness classes on site

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Thai massage
  • Sports massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 5
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

A tourism fee is imposed by the city and collected at the property. The fee is AED 20 for the first bedroom per night, and increases by AED 20 per night for each additional bedroom. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in your confirmation email.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 150 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 650
  • Tourism fee: AED 20 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 95 for adults and AED 50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 220 per person (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 150 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Media Rotana Hotel Dubai
  • Media Rotana Hotel
  • Media Rotana Dubai
  • Media Rotana
  • Media Rotana, Barsha - Dubai Hotel Dubai

You should know

  • Media Rotana offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Promotions

Club Rotana Privileges

Book a stay in a Club Rotana or Club Level room category and receive the following benefits:

  • Access to Club Rotana Lounge
  • Exclusive buffet breakfast
  • Complimentary airport transfer to Dubai International Airport from the hotel
  • Afternoon Tea service with cookies and cakes, coffee, teas, and other refreshments
  • Selected beverages with an array of canapes each evening
  • Personalized check-in and check-out
  • Complimentary laundry service (AED 50 value per stay)
  • Free WiFi in guestroom and Rotana Lounge
  • Use of a private boardroom with enhanced business facilities for 1 hour per day (subject to availability)

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions may apply.