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Fortrose, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Had an overnight stray at Riyadh airport. This is the nearest property to the airport. As with everywhere in Saudi Arabia, you know approximately where it is but it is difficult to find. Take one wrong turning and you have to drive about 30 miles to get back! Property access is very scruffy getting off the road, acc as is...

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Again one night at the Makarim... The hotels main clients are Airline personnel that works for Saudia Airlines. The rooms are standard size and the beds a bit on the hard side. The rooms are not well isolated. Hence it's easy to hear noises on the hallways etc. The hotel itself could need a little refurbish as it looks all...

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The hotel staff were all very helpful and whilst there were some minor issues on my arrival and allocated room, without me asking (or complaining) the hotel manager upgraded me to a Junior Suite Room along with a fantastic bowl of complimentary fruit. I am grateful and impressed with their ability and willingness to assist. On the downside, when I...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel, good service, with gym. All the facilities are really good. At five minutes at the airport. But it is completely isolate from the city or shopping center. If you need to take the plane really early in the morning this is you hotel. The dinner buffet is quite big with diferent choices. Cheese tablet really good.

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Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I had a 9-hour layover at Riyadh but staying at this hotel from midnight through the morning helped me get re-energized. While it was pricey, the room was excellent. The buffet breakfast had enough choices but the friendly waiters made it a good choice. I look forward staying in this hotel on my next stopover again.

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel is used almost 100% as a transit place for Riyadh airport. And they follow this mission, not offering what you don't need but satisfying what you'll probably expect. Sometimes you have to repeat your request or wait bit longer. But generally good standard.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I was on a work trip with a friend here. The housekeeping never answers the call. The rooms dont smell very clean. Me and my friend ordered the same thing for breakfast but while checkin out, we had separate amounts for the same thing. Surprisingly!! And on top of that, the manager asked to pay it instead of getting the...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I have been there only for day use for the swimming pool. Its nice and i use to go there when i was at high school there was lots of changes and nice updates to the place, but not to the swimming pool. Evey thing was nice until I stated to pay to start my say use ,, the mobile...

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Thank Alaa A
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I stayed at the Hotel for Business purpose. It is few minutes only from the Airport. Friendly staff, Clean Rooms, Good quality of food. I had my dinner at Panorama Restaurant, located on the highest floor ( sorry I don not remember floor number ), with a nice view to see all the areas around you. Planes Taking Off, and...

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Checked in at the Makarim hotel last July, had a 7 hours layover so my best bet was to find something extremely close to the airport (5/7 min drive). The check in was extremely fast (just like my stay). I have to admit, the bed/pillow were so comfy, you'd fall in a deep sleep fast. Didn't have the chance to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Makarim Riyadh Hotel

Address: King Khaled International Airport | PO Box 12120, Riyadh 11473, Saudi Arabia
Region: Saudi Arabia > Riyadh Province > Riyadh
Price Range: ₹ 7,153 - ₹ 14,106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Makarim Riyadh Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 248
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Hotel Style:
#17 Spa Hotel in Riyadh
#47 Luxury Hotel in Riyadh
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“Rooms facing the Airport, and facing the Hotel Entrance”
 of 5 bubbles 187mazenk, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“just turn up”
 of 5 bubbles steverM9696DG, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of airport or city at reception they are very accommodating”
 of 5 bubbles barryd417, 2 Dec 2015 | Read review
“This is the first time I stay at this hotel, I did not check the reviews prior to my trip, just needed to stay close to the airport since arrival was to be late and departure at midnight, but to my surprise there are some no so good reviews while I have no single complaint about this great place, then I think there must be very different types of rooms, do not know, make sure you get the higher class rooms and you will love it.”
 of 5 bubbles Leomex, 2 Feb 2015 | Read review
“floors 3 & 4 are best”
 of 5 bubbles collec2r, 12 Mar 2014 | Read review
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