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InterContinental Dubai Festival City

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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“anise restaurant”(58 reviews)
“the club lounge”(144 reviews)
“vista bar”(29 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

The Intercontinental Festival City is a modern building, close to the airport, and in the Festival City development, which is mainly devoted to shops, showrooms, etc. At present, the Festival City Mall is undergoing very substantial refurbishment. Most parts of the city are easily accessible...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 9 December 2015

Many thanks for taking the time to share your review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted to read that you had an enjoyable time. We take great pleasure and pride in providing the very best in accommodation and...More

Reviewed 28 November 2015

Luxury pure. Hotel and staff think of everything Detail. Well organized. Comfortable, spacious rooms with super beds. Breakfast buffet one off. Spa and pool area manned and well supervised. Towels, beds, umbrellas brought and taken. Couldn't be bettr choice of Hotel for golf. Metro goes...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 9 December 2015

Many thanks for taking the time to share your review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted to read that you had an enjoyable time. We take great pleasure and pride in providing the very best in accommodation and...More

Reviewed 26 November 2015

Return visit to this wonderful city. Hotel is away from city centre so quiet but perfect for a relaxing stay. Service is second to none and nothing seems to be too much trouble. The staff are friendly, polite and very efficient and the atmosphere is...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 9 December 2015

Many thanks for taking the time to share your review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted to read that you had an enjoyable time. We take great pleasure and pride in providing the very best in accommodation and...More

Reviewed 23 November 2015

Booking into a Club room offers huge benefits including a lounge for breakfast and drinks/snacks in the evening. The rooms are very comfortable but as there is a lot of construction work being undertaken nearby, chose your room carefully. The noise is not too intrusive...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your kind review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time and managed to experience all the facilities of our Club InterContinental accommodation and services. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 21 November 2015

This is part of a hotel and mall complex. It is located on the Dubai Creek (which looks to be more of an estuary) and is slightly removed from the central part of the city. It is very near the airport. Taxis are surprisingly cheap...More

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Response from IHGDubaiFestivalCity, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Dubai Festival CityResponded 25 November 2015

Many thanks for your kind review It was our pleasure having you stay with us and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time and managed to experience all we have to offer our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back to the...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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US$128 - US$636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Family Hotel in Dubai
#19 Business Hotel in Dubai
#25 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#29 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$128 - US$636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Dubai
#19 Business Hotel in Dubai
#25 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#29 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Diablos5
26 January 2018|
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Response from JeddaCath | Reviewed this property |
Good question. It is used to be a lot more 2 years ago. The breakfast is decent of course doesn’t compare with the buffet in the main restaurant. Afternoon high tea is mini sandwiches and deserts Evening presentation... More
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FussyMonkey
15 November 2017|
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Response from Mohammad A | Reviewed this property |
The email is: Reservation.DFC@ihg
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Response from globetrottingdiva | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast in the morning; I'm not sure about snacks throughout the day especially between breakfast and afternoon; afternoon tea, and evening canapés and drinks.
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