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Orient Guest House

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Very interesting hotel for People which want to discovered Arabian culture. Rooms are clean but small and Very hot. Breakfast is normal. Butler service is Very good. Location of hotel is good : 10 min walk from metro. 20 km from Jumeirah Beach

Thank VitasCZ
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear VitasCZ, Thank you for choosing our guest house, and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guest house aims to provide a truly unique experience , also we have noted your other concerns and certainly will be taken with utmost importance. looking forward for...

Redland City, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The Orient Guest House is situtated in the Al Bastakiya area which is a beautifully recreated heritage area also known as the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood. It is quite close to the Dubai Museum and a 6 min walk to Al Fahidi Metro Station. Due to its location, the guest house has a traditional heritage charm to it. You enter...

Thank HungryFeet
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear HungryFeet, Thank you so much for your kind words and appreciation. The team and I are delighted that we were able to meet the standards that you have come to expect from orient guest house and we have noted your other comment and certainly it will be taken with utmost importance and sorry for any inconvenience that may have...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Stayed for one night and had a great night's sleep. Great location for exploring the souks and Metro close by too. Would thoroughly recommend for people wanting to get away from the flash side of Dubai. Traditional style, wonderfully friendly staff - will be back

Thank Sean R
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Sean R, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is wonderful to know that you found our service excellent and highly professional as well as you liked the location of the guest house. I am also glad that you had the opportunity to explore the area. We look forward to welcome you again soon. Respectfully...

Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed 11 nights and we like it very much. Our rooms were nice and bigger than your average hotel rooms. My bed was nice (I like my bed little bit hard) and I slept very well. The courtyards were nice and quiet. You were able to go roof terrace, there is couple tables and chair to enjoy sun. If...

Thank Saija K
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Saija K, Thank you for choosing orient guest house! I sincerely appreciate the time that you took to share your experience while staying with us. Your feedback is very valuable for us. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward for your return . Respectfully yours, Fadi Al Khrissat

Falun, Sweden
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

If modern,high rise hotels are not to your liking then this guest house is for you. The location is perfect: very easy to reach by the underground from the airport, walking distance to the Dubai museum, art galleries, the souks and the boats on the creek. The building is in the traditional style and the staff were very friendly and...

Thank Geraldine W
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Geraldine W, Thank you for your feedback and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. It is such an honor for us to provide our Arabian hospitality from the hearts to our valued guests and knowing that you had a wonderful experience with us. looking forward for your return to orient guest house ! Respectfully yours, Fadi Al...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Orient Guest House is a huge disappointment and absolutely not value for money. On arrival I was allocated a windowless box of a room, and refused to accept it. The drably furnished and painted room I ended up with was disappointing. The bed had two mean, hard pillows. One tiny cake of soap was provided in the bathroom - which...

1Thank margie5
Alkhrissat, Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Margie5, Thank you for your comments. It is our goal to provide the best lodging experience to our valued guests, so we were extremely sorry to learn that you were disappointed with some points during your stay and we will try and improve on a few points you have raised on which we can do better. I wish you...

Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Excellent location! This place is quirky, comfortable, clean and quiet. The rooms are traditionally decorated, some are quite small, but very pleasant. Breakfast is also included in the tariff. There are restaurants across the road, the Metro is about 500 mts away, the museum 300 mts, Dubai Creek 200mts, fabric souk 200 mts. The sister hotel, Arabian Plaza, has massages...

1Thank SteveandDD
Alkhrissat, Acting Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear SteveandDD, The team and I are very happy to know that you had an amazing stay experience at Orient Guest House! It is our great pleasure that we are able to provide the services and facilities that you have come to expect from us and would like to correct that our sister hotel name is Arabian Courtyard Hotel &...

Reviewed 1 September 2016

We loved this place. It suited our style having a feel and a look of an older time. It's situated ina very handy spot near the souks and Dubai museum. It's located in a heritage area of the city which is kept very clean and is quiet rather suprisingly. It's parent hotel, the Arabian Courtyard, is a couple of hundred...

1Thank Greg M
Alkhrissat, Assistant Front Office Manager at Orient Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Greg M, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your comments with us and letting us know about your experience at our hotel. Your praise regarding your visit is a good motivator to know that our guests leave the hotel with a positive experience and look forward to coming back. Best regards Fadi Al Khrissat

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I didn't take enough notice that this is only a guest house not a hotel. No bar, lobby, pool or restaurant. It's in the old town heritage district yes - but it's not a tourist district so it's not nearby to anywhere else you'd want to visit. If you were an older couple staying for one or two nights then...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 15 July 2016

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The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original air conditioning. Home to the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding and the Dubai Museum, the old buildings also house a range of cafes, shops and art galleries. Often called “the real Dubai,” this is a wonderful place to lose yourself before catching an abra across the creek to the spice souk, where your senses will be overwhelmed with tastes, smells, and sounds.
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Orient Guest House

Address: Al Fahidi St | Bastakiya Heritage Area, Dubai 46500, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai > The Creek
Price Range: ₹ 3,860 - ₹ 7,590 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Orient Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Insist on a window. You will only get on to the courtyard, but it is better than a windowless box.”
margie5, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any would do. Very quiet place”
gregmJ6270HH, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room leading on to the main coutyard”
barbara12354, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Mumtaz rooms are more expensive but nicer”
ranjeet5, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“quietroom, wifi, food, neat, clean”
129sophiej, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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