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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean, aquariums all over lobby area, rooms are comfortable, staff was very helpful. I enjoyed my stay for 3 nights in a one bedroom appartment, hight quality services. Restaurant servs various dishs with good taste. Lovely place

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Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Interior design is unique in saudi arabia, comfort in style, the bed is so comfortable, had a very good rest, and good selection of food during breakfast time. location is near to all ministries, and staff were so kind and the service was excellent.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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14 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a good hotel to stay in Riyadh with reasonable price. Staffs are friendly and helpful. They provide complementary breakfast. Rooms are very good with living area and the kitchen. The theme of aquarium can be seen everywhere from reception area, lobby, walls to dining tables.

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19 reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

after staying in many different hotels in Riyadh, i found that the Aquarium hotel is the most suitable for me for the following pluses. 1- the whole concept of the decoration of the hotel is like its name. It's full of sea life, ponds with all types of fish, turtels. They even have an aligator and a snake. 2- The... More 

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14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel close to ministries just crossing the street to go to MoH Breakfast was very good and internet was fantastic friendly staff Colored fish everywhere and 4 M snake in a glass box, small crocodile created some adventure to my stay No laundry service or gym I hope they have those services now

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Great hotel with amazing staff. One of their managers, Mr Abdelali was always at hand for any requirement pretty much day and night during my 2 month stay. Very unique concept for a hotel and comes with lots of Aquariums filled with amazing fish, and a pool filled with turtles, a snake and even a baby crocodile! Definitely worth going... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

I spent a significant amount of time at this hotel and while the hotel is old ( although they are renovating), the staff and customer service make this an excellent choice if you are working at one of the Ministries across the road. The staff always made sure you feel safe and secure.

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Arar, Saudi Arabia
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

The rooms are spacious. There is a separate living room and kitchenette. I did not expect a room to be that big for only SR 370 per night. The hotel has the best location if you love museums and love to walk. You can walk from the hotel to the National Museum of Saudi Arabia. You can even walk from... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I was here for 6 months on a business project in an Apartment. The aquarium theme is carried throughout the hotel therefore it's a nice and must see hotel for tourists. Pros..... The rooms are spacious and clean. The staff was very helpful Nice lobby with fish, snakes and a crocadile too... really exciting scene Cons....... Elevators are too old... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2013

As the other reviews say its a must see place. I've never stayed in the hotel but spent many hours in meetings in the coffee shop/restaurant. Where you get great service, good coffee and a pool full of terrapins, carp Oh and not to forget the croc in its own pool!!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Aquarium hotel is an intimate, boutique hotel, dressed in contemporary Attire and a dramatic design offering a global standard service by a highly trained staff, fantastic facilities, warm hospitality, outstanding service and easy access to the city core, guarantees a unique experience that can be perfect for business and leisure travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aquarium Hotel - Riyadh

Address: Prince Musa'ed bin Abdulaziz bin Jlouwi (Dhabab Rd), Riyadh 11432, Saudi Arabia
Region: Saudi Arabia > Riyadh Province > Riyadh
Price Range: £53 - £83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aquarium Hotel - Riyadh 3.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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