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Vida Downtown

Booking.comUS$136*
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#28 of 542 Hotels in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the checkin to the checkout we have loved everything about this hotel. The food, service, location and pool were all excellent. I will be back in December and will make sure to be back there! A must try is the Brunch

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is located a convenient location and room is quite. Breakfast is very good and with good selection of food and beverage. Staffs are nice with smile. Room is clean but honestly is a bit too basic.

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anke g, General Manager at Vida Downtown, responded to this review

Hello jingliangxuan and thank you for the posting. We do appreciate your feedback and I am happy to read that our team members were a happy bunch and courteous, thanks for highlighting this. We do look forward to having you back soon again. Best wishes, anke

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything is beautiful, the bed is comfortable and the hotel is close to all the restaurants and the Dubai Mall, I would recommend it, the reception was wonderful, we asked to change the room and in seconds changed,

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The service and the hotel staff was so friendly and helpful , the breakfast varieties was amazing, the room was so clean and ready, the beds were comfortable , the Joel has all the facilities that might be needed

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Workers wearing the outfit of maintenance technicians (overhaul) are the first to meet u. I thought they are fixing something. 2-3 half circles isolated desks that took me a while to figure that they are really the reception, a very unwelcoming design despite the smiling faces of the receptionists . Hospital like room furniture ، totally white. A sofa that...

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anke g, General Manager at Vida Downtown, responded to this review

Hello Mamdouh K and first and foremost thank you for the detailed review written and shared. I am truly sorry to read you did not enjoy your stay with us. I have taken note of all your feedback provided and the latter has been shared with my team here at the hotel. With the same note I am very pleased...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel with an excellent location. Positive check-in experience with a professional team that speak a good English. Room clean and well designed yet a bit tiny regardless the UAE standards. Bathroom open on the bedroom so there is not a real wall and locking door into the bath amenities and the main bedroom. (As a solo traveler it didn't...

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anke g, General Manager at Vida Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Miaowmiaowmiaow and we hope you had a safe return journey? We really appreciate your comments and detailed feedback. I am particularly glad to read you had a great arrival experience. We have further taken note of all other comments for our reference. We will be watching our sales figures of our In Room Dining Baguette Sandwich after your recommendation....

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I like this hotel and I recommend it if you are looking for a hotel with good value for money. The location is couple of minutes driving from Dubai Mall, the rooms are cozy and nice, the hotel facility is fine and nicely decorated. I just didn't like the gym as it small and have limited equipments as well as...

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anke g, General Manager at Vida Downtown, responded to this review

Hello Alec A and thank you for sharing your stay experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. We are glad to read your recommendation as this means a lot to us. We have taken note of the points raised such as the gym and the pool and do hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon again....

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

really nice and romance hotel and Emaar spirit presented at the property in which the design detail present and every things in order. the location is central at the MBR boulevard where every things within walking distance and enjoyably experience.

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice hotel, clean room , relaxing decoration,great breakfast. Slow internet conection , no mini bar service.expensive for what it Offers.a bit noisy if you have rooms On the first floor.in general is a good choice in dubai

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Hello ASTERIOSKO and thank you for the posting. We have taken note of your comments and are glad to read you are tagging us a good choice in Dubai. We really do appreciate this. Best wishes, anke

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at Vida Downtown for a few days. The hotel is located in downtown Dubai, walking distance from Dubai Mall, the Fountains and Burj Khalifa. The staff are very good and welcoming. The French restaurant connected to the hotel is great for true French bakery products (croissants, pan chocolate, pain raisin, etc.). This only negative is...

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anke g, General Manager at Vida Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Ken C and we really do appreciate you recommending us to fellow Dubai visitors. Thank you for posting your stay experience and I am glad the team was welcoming and was able to meet your expectations. We do look forward to having you back. Best wishes, anke

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Staying in Downtown Dubai

Neighbourhood Profile
Downtown Dubai
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city and resides in the prestigious Downtown development. Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure area housing not only the world’s tallest building, but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with restaurants, art galleries and children’s play areas. Specially commissioned sculptures line the roads and Downtown is often used as a canvas for modern art displays and community events such as Classic Car Shows and National Day parades. In the cooler months, cross one of the many bridges to the Burj Khalifa park and enjoy a picnic alongside residents and visitors, or enjoy a lunch or dinner watch the dancing fountains. Because of its mixed use, Downtown is a fantastic place to mix with Dubai residents and locals and watch real life unfold in a cosmopolitan environment.
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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
3in1 Restaurant
3in1 Restaurant
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European
Stage 2
Stage 2
Cuisines: European
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vida Downtown (previously Qamardeen Hotel) takes shape as six floors of fresh, urban styling with bright, airy private and public spaces. Sitting in the Old Town precinct of Dubai just a short walk from Burj Khalifa, eclectic souks, The Dubai Mall and The Dubai Fountain, and a short drive from, The Dubai International Financial Centre, the airport and beaches. This is, literally, the place to be. Please note that all rooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vida Downtown

Address: Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, The Old Town | Downtown Dubai, Dubai 114788, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai > Downtown Dubai
Price Range: £114 - £355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vida Downtown 4*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Qamardeen Hotel Dubai
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Dubai
#26 Family Hotel in Dubai
#27 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
#46 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
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