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Gulf Hotel Bahrain

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I went with the family.. the welcoming was awesome and the receptionist named hasan is the best to deal with.. the place is nice and overwhelming .. tottally recommended for couples, business and families.

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1Thank Ali A
Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Ali A, It was truly a pleasure to have you and your family as our guests during your recent visit at Bahrain. We are delighted that you enjoyed the bespoke service and your kind words for Hassan will be shared with pride. We look forward to welcoming you back at the city’s iconic five-star hotel. On behalf of Gulf...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had one night there , the beds are comfy, the hotel entrance and reception is fancy, a lot of variety restaurants, a bit expensive but overall the place is good sure ill visit it again to stay , or to grab a dinner, o r just for a drink

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1Thank Hasan M
Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Hasan M, Thank you for choosing the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa! I am delighted to learn that you have enjoyed your overall experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. On behalf of Gulf Hotel Bahrain team, Rahim Abu Omar General Manager

Brazoria, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always have a wonderful time when staying here. The staff is friendly and helpful. They have several nice restaurants and most have live entertainment. The pool is great with a separate pool/waterpark for families and I wish the people with small kids would use it instead of letting their kids run wild in the adult pool with a bar....

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Eddie F, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us and with the TripAdvisor community. We are delighted that overall you enjoyed your stay, and that you clearly managed to see and relax in most areas of the Hotel. However, your feedback about our Pool service is a concern and I have already addressed it with the...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ever since Chef Ding took over the China garden restaurant in Gulf Hotel, its has been on of my family's favourite for Chinese. Simply great food and even great service from Joan & her team. Chef Ding has always taken care of our special needs and offer out of the menu dishes of your liking. One such out of the...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Balaji A, Thank you for voicing your wonderful feedback from your recent dining experience at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa. The team and I are excited to learn that you have received an exceptional service from our staff and you have enjoyed the food and beverage offered. Thank you for recommend us to your fellow travelers. We...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favourite place to stay in Bahrain. I know there are more expensive hotels but really the Gulf Hotel is my favourite. I love the rooms and the view from the tower. I love the location near Adliya and the restaurant zone. I love the Sherlock Holmes and the relaxed feel of the place. And what, 30 years...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Martin A, Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. It brings me great delight to read that we were able to exceed your expectations all this years. We pride ourselves in the genuine service provided by our associates and I am pleased to read that we accomplished this expectation. I hope to welcome you and your family back for...

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here many times over the past 10 years and just recently stayed again and it's just as good as I remember. The service is excellent, great restaurants and great location. We stayed in a one bedroom apartment plenty big for our family and nice little kitchen for me to make bottles for the baby and wash them...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear teamcanam, It is indeed wonderful to read of your continuous memorable family getaways at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa!Your kind comment will be celebrated with our team.We look forward to welcoming you back for more inspiring family moments. On behalf of Gulf Hotel Bahrain team, Rahim Abu Omar General Manager

Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gulf Hotel feels like our home when we visit Bahrain. We only stay there and are always welcome. The room is great and the management is always concerned about your stay. The Christmas Eve party was first class and the food at the buffet was the best in the GCC. And the person in the Business Center is always...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear StanQ8, It has been a true pleasure reading your comment and having you as our loyal guest here at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa.My team and I are truly delighted to learn of your pleasant stay with us. Thank you for your kind compliments to our hotel facilities, food and beverage and humble hospitality of our associates....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For me, the Gulf Hotel offers the best breakfast in Bahrain. So as a family we decided that we would stay a night, sample their excellent selection of cocktails and enjoy breakfast the next morning. We were not disappointed. Not only did we get a great deal on a room, having been advised by staff when the best rates were...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear bahraintrumpet, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your lovely feedback with us and the TripAdvisor community. Positive feedback such as yours is a delight to share with the team as it inspires them to deliver genuine, caring, bespoke service to their guests in every interaction. Once again thank you for taking the time to review...

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hotel for a comfortable stay, front desk staffs are very experienced and professional who can read the guest's mind...few to name Rychel Sagal she is very friendly who greets you with a hearty smile! Room provided to us was clean and arranged well with all the needs of a one night stand. Back ground lay out is beautiful with...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear Jude S, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa. I am glad to read that you had a very nice stay in the Bahrain, especially in our hotel. Furthermore, I am delighted to read that you appreciated our bespoke service. Our associates are truly...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took 2 apartment in gulf hotel for the 1st time the service was not to standard and we had a lot of bad experience in rooms. The apartment were not cleaned to standard 5 star hotel we asked the reception to change the rooms which we got later after long time waiting. The question we checked in around 5pm...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain, responded to this review

Dear fadiwahab, Allow me to thank you for taking the time to express your views on the experience received at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa during your most recent stay. We truly regret to hear of your disappointment regarding the housekeeping service provided at our hotel. I was most saddened to hear that your arrival was performed with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Cuisines: Bar, European, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxurious five star hotel offering resort facilities with a modern city location; Enjoy the panoramic views from your newly renovated bedrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, or stay on our exclusive, discreet Platinum Floor offering some of the best vistas and services on the island. Discover the world and its delights in one of our 16 restaurants and bars, boasting a selection of diverse cuisines such as Iranian, Thai, Lebanese, Chinese, Western-Asian fusion, Japanese and continental. As a Platinum guest, you will enjoy a numerous of complimentary VIP treatments, including: •Private VIP check-in •Chilled towel and refreshing drink on arrival •Shoe-shine and one pressing on arrival •Daily newspaper and a selection of magazines •Luxurious Bvlgari White-tea amenities •Access to the dedicated Platinum Lounge and all its benefits •Buffet breakfast in the intimacy of the Platinum lounge The Platinum Lounge Our exclusive Platinum floor lounge affords our clients with the most discerning taste for excellence our signature customer service and spectacular panoramic views over Manama. Opened from 06.30 To midnight every day, the Platinum lounge not only offers all-day delightful buffets from breakfast till dinner accompanied with a wide selection of beverages, but also all business facilities like private meeting rooms, computer and other IT services access. Platinum Lounge Operating Hours (0630 am to 12 midnight) •A designated elevator and Guest Relations to welcome the guest upon arrival and will escort them from main entrance desk to the 13th floor. •Sit-in check - in while welcome drinks is being served of the guest's choice and to be escorted by a Guest Relations Officer to their room. •Full Breakfast buffet served from 0630 am. Till 1030 am. With live egg cooking. •All day self-service snacks and refreshments with fresh Danish pastries, selected sandwiches and breads. •Special Red/White wine, and selected beers are available for all day self-service consumptions. •Happy hour from 6 pm. Till 9 pm. With free selected beverages and choice of hot and cold canapes to unwind for the long day work. •Newspapers and Magazines available in the Platinum Lounge •A designated area for All day free Internet access in the Platinum Lounge. •Special Guest's Room Amenities in the Platinum Floor Rooms •Butler Services available upon requests. •Secretarial Services available in the Platinum Lounge upon requests. •Private meeting room with complimentary refreshments that can accommodate up to 8 persons. •Kids are allowed until 18:00 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf Hotel Bahrain

Address: Al Fateh Avenue | Bldg 11, Road 3801, Block 337 Al Fateh Highway, Manama, Bahrain
Region: Bahrain > Manama
Price Range: RM761 - RM1,188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gulf Hotel Bahrain 5*
Number of rooms: 361
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Also Known As:
Gulf Hotel Manama
Gulf Hotel Bahrain Manama
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Manama
#10 Luxury Hotel in Manama
#10 Business Hotel in Manama
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