Novotel Dubai Al Barsha

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

8.3 K reviews
Very good hotel for solo travelers. Close to Dubai Metro. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Minibar
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • Café
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Full Board
    • Children's Pool
    • Sun terrace
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
Sheikh Zayed Road Barsha 1 Opposite Sharaf DG Metro Station Dubai 450011


Travellers are welcomed at the hotel, which has a total of 465 rooms. The individual storeys can easily be reached via the lift or stairs. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Additional facilities at the establishment include a playroom. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park. Available services and facilities include a babysitting service, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. In addition, a shuttle service is offered.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a kitchen and a bathroom. The rooms have a double bed or a queen-size bed. Cots are available for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The hotel features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. There are a variety of leisure options to choose from including a gym, a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities.


Catering options available at the establishment include half board and full board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Car parking excellent. Close to the mall of emirates and the metro station. Road was amazing.

    "Great location." "Close to public transport and the train." "Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby." "Reasonably accessible by car." "Parking is good and affordable." "Beach is a bit far." "City centre is hard to reach."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Check in to check in absolutely superb. Apartment upon check-in to guarantee. Staff was wonderful and attentive.

    "Friendly service staff, good service at the pool and beach and efficient management." "Professional service with great waitstaff and management, but so-so housekeeping." "Room service is perfect." "Great concierge service." "Valet service could be better." "Booking process is sufficient." "Shuttle service can be an issue." "Laundry service can be improved."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    The breakfast buffet was very good and it exceeded expectations. Brekfast was marvelous. Buffet breakfasts were fabulous.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Sofa bed was terrible. Carpet was stained. Towels were dirty.

    "Relatively new and tidy rooms of average size." "Excellent views, but some issues with beds and room maintenance." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Guests complained about kitchenettes, minibars, TV's, and A/C." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Sofa bed was terrible. Horrible loud and noisy hotel. Stains on my bed.

    "Rooms are moderately-sized but uncomfortable with poor beds and air conditioning." "Average noise level with mediocre sized bathrooms."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Internet speed was rubbish. Horrible internet connectivity. Worst wifi of any hotel.

    "Wifi quality could be improved."