Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

87%
14.2 K reviews
Excellent business hotel. Fantastic service. Great location. Beautiful beach.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Wheelchair access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Pub(s)
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Newspaper stand
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Special Diet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Set menu dinner
    • Full Board
    Activities
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Darts
    • Sun terrace
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Beach Umbrellas
Jumeirah Beach Residence JBR on the Walk Dubai
33 ft to downtown

Location

This city conference hotel is located by the beach in the heart of 'New' Dubai. The establishment is situated adjacent to Dubai Media City/Internet City and is just minutes from Jebel Ali Free Zone. Guests are within walking distance of the Dubai Marina and its multitude of shops, restaurants and cafés, and the centre of Dubai can be reached in only 20 minutes by car. Dubai International Airport is approximately 30 km from the accommodation.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 2009. The accommodation comprises a total of 438 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a café, a bar and a pub. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a newspaper stand. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage 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.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a living room and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Most of the accommodation units offer a side-on sea view. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a DVD player and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The hotel features a pool and an outdoor pool. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. Sport and leisure facilities at the accommodation include a gym and darts. Various wellness options are available at the establishment, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. An entertainment programme is offered for children.

Meals

Half board is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine.

Payment

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

Ratings

  • Location
    95%
    "Great location"

    Hotels position is superb. Fantastic location with all amenities. Peaceful , amazing location.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Close to the beach, restaurants, bars, and sightseeing." "So-so car access and parking." "City centre is hard to reach." "Affordable parking."

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  • Service
    88%
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff exceeded all expectations. Cleaning and housekeeping was exemplary. Room and services were impecable.

    "Well-managed, with professional, cheery service and thorough housekeeping." "Service at reception and in restaurant are okay." "Great concierge service." "Room service is perfect." "Good service at bar and pool." "Booking process should be better organized." "Great valet service." "Shuttle service is ok." "Childcare can be a problem."

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  • Beach
    85%
    "Beautiful beach"

    Beach was absolutely fabulous. Beach right on your doorstep. Location perfect for the beach.

    "Clean beach." "Average beach sports."

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  • Breakfast
    82%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Buffet breakfast was delicious. The breakfast buffet was amazing. Breakfast buffet was incredibly delicious.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

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  • Cleanliness
    82%
    "Clean"

    Balcony was vacuumed. Good sized spotlessly clean rooms. Room was immaculate, clean.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Pool surroundings and rooms are immaculate." "The bathrooms and dining area need some cleaning."

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  • Vibe
    78%
    "Awesome vibe"

    Lobby is beautifully understated and elegant. Wonderful atmosphere for the family. Reception area was amazing.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is ok." "Good for business people." "Nice for romantic trips." "Luxury hotel."

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  • Room
    74%
    "Great room"

    Balcony was vacuumed. Rooms were great and exceeded our expectations. The comfiest bed and pillows.

    "Poorly-maintained but clean rooms, awesome beds, and great views." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Decently sized rooms with okay minibars." "Old rooms with substandard TV's, furniture and air conditioning." "Nice balcony." "Shower was ok."

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  • WiFi
    66%
    "Regular internet service"

    Free High Speed Internet and Wi-Fi. Free Wi Fi. WiFi was not working.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

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  • Comfort
    64%
    "Comfortable"

    Very relaxed and quiet stay.. Ridiculously small toilet area. A/c was broken.

    "Rooms are of average size, not too noisy, and comfortable enough." "Great beds but poor A/C and small bathrooms."

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  • Value for money
    54%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Paying for sun loungers on the beach. Paid for evening meal. Felt like I was ripped off.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Acceptable breakfast prices." "Food and beverages are pricey." "Free internet."

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