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Sheikh Rashid Road Wafi Mall, Dubai United Arab Emirates
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  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 04/11/19 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#1 of 773 hotels in Dubai
2020 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
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.
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Room & Suite (1,301)1,301
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Archery offsite
Bowling offsite
Valet parking
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Shallow end in pool
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Fitness classes
Personal trainer
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Happy hour
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Swimup bar
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Squash offsite
Tennis court offsite
Water park offsite
Nightclub / DJ
Children's playground
Children's television networks
Kids pool
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Highchairs available
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business centre
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Neck massage
Steam room
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Executive lounge access
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
Butler service
First aid kit
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Additional bathroom
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Soundproof rooms
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Room service
Seating area
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
iPod docking station
Walk-in shower
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Landmark view
Pool view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Arabic and 9 more
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Grade: 92 out of 100
117Restaurantswithin 1 km
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Mohammed F wrote a review Yesterday
2 contributions1 helpful vote
It’s amazing hotel very clean I really like and recommend best hotel and I just want to thank sukina the Receptionist for the very professional way how to handle the customer and she’s very polite and friendly god bless her thank you so mush raffles keep it up
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Melba_Militante wrote a review Mar 2021
Buena Park, California58 contributions15 helpful votes
Hotel's Favourite
Let me start by saying - I have stayed in so many hotels but Raffles Dubai is by far the BEST in CUSTOMER SERVICE. Even before we arrived in Dubai, Raffles has been so helpful in arranging our tours, and coordinated my choice of room in Dubai. I have selected to bein the Club floor and specifically asked for a high floor and a great view. Raffles certainly delivered that. On our first night, we arrived a bit later but Queenie from the from desk arranged so that we still got our afternoon dessert and drinks. It was delicately prepared and quite delicious. The room was perfect for my husband and myself. It smelled so clean ("fresh") and when you open the door the curtains automatically also opens to show you the best view of the city. Our package includes breakfast and oh boy their selection of breakfast was so overwhelming. We tried almost everything on the breakfast menu and everything was excellent. Of course, my favorite was my cappuccino. They made it with a Raffles logo on top. Our package also includes the afternoon tea. We were only able to enjoy this once because we were always out and about. Great selections of desserts. We also used their pool. I was surprised that there were not many guests enjoying the pool. The pool was super clean. Reminds of Caesar Palace in Las Vegas, NV USA. Very relaxing. However in Raffles, you don't have to pay to get a nice lounge chair as opposed to Vegas where you will have to pay for a cabana to enjoy the same. The lifeguard and the staff by the pool were also very courteous. I have so many great things to say about Raffles. But one more to wrap this up is that Raffles accommodated our late check out which was so helpful. Thank you Raffles for making us feel special. You made our first trip to Dubai memorable. Thank you Winston, Queenie, Nelson, and everyone whose name I can't remember for making our stay so LOVELY.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Room Tip: Ask for the Club Room
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Response from Afif Salibi, General Manager at Raffles Dubai
Responded 7 Mar 2021
Dear Melba M, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased to hear you describe our hotel as your home away from home. It is incredible to know that you were impressed with our breakfast offerings, relaxing pool area, clean rooms and high standards of service. Rest assured that Queenie, Winston and Nelson will be praised for their jobs well done. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Afif Salibi General Manager
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Jun R wrote a review Yesterday
Sacramento, California1,117 contributions220 helpful votes
My wife and I travel regularly and we both agree that our stay at The Raffles Dubai was probably our best hotel experience ever. The staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful. A big thank you to the concierge staff: Henry, Steven, and Remon. Special mention to Mr. Henry Mugenda who went out of his way to get us discounted tee times at both the Emirates Golf Club and the Jumeirah Golf Estates. He also helped us with restaurant reservations and provided very helpful information for travelling through the UAE in the time of Covid. This hotel also went out of its way to make sure we had everything they had advertised to the point of overfeeding us... from the daily breakfast, to afternoon tea, to evening cocktails. Many thanks to the staff at The Solo Restaurant and the Raffles Salon including: Girgis, Woulstain, Claudio, Mars, Sofia, and Summer. Last but not the least, to our floor butlers Syed and Bashia for making sure we had everything we needed and for checking in on us almost as soon as we returned to the hotel at the end of our day. As you can probably tell, we got to know a lot of the staff and they all made us feel like we were home. Well done Raffles Dubai Team!
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Date of stay: April 2021
Room Tip: Pick a room on the 10th floor with lounge access.
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Gemdono wrote a review 10 Apr
Dubai, United Arab Emirates16 contributions20 helpful votes
We had a wonderful staycation to celebrate my husband’s birthday. The staff could not do enough to ensure our stay was memorable. A beautiful cake, card and balloons were delivered to our room which really made it special. We ate at Solo restaurant and as an Italo/English family the Italian food was delicious and very authentic. Again the staff were so friendly and helpful, likewise service by the pool was impeccable. We will definitely return. Thank you
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
yoyopepa12 wrote a review 10 Apr
Dubai, United Arab Emirates50 contributions49 helpful votes
The suite, every sibgle employee, the swimming pool, the dinner at Solo. Redifined luxury at its best. I wish I could have stayed longer, but will definetly come back for dining. Raffles has gone beyond our expectations.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Response from Afif Salibi, General Manager at Raffles Dubai
Responded yesterday
Dear yoyopepa12, Thank you for choosing Raffles Dubai and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you had a perfect stay with us. It is amazing to hear that you were impressed with our swimming pool area, Solo Italian Restaurant and high standards of service. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Regards, Afif Salibi General Manager
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Frequently Asked Questions about Raffles Dubai
Which popular attractions are close to Raffles Dubai?
Nearby attractions include Dubai Dolphinarium (1.0 km), Creekside Park (1.0 km), and WAFI (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Raffles Dubai?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a swimup bar, a rooftop bar, and free wifi.
Which room amenities are available at Raffles Dubai?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Raffles Dubai?
Guests can enjoy a swimup bar, a rooftop bar, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Raffles Dubai?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Raffles Dubai?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Nine - Gastropub, Awtar, and Eve Penthouse & Lounge.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Raffles Dubai?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Raffles Dubai have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Raffles Dubai offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Raffles Dubai?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Raffles Dubai offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Raffles Dubai?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, Russian, Chinese, Hindi, and Arabic.