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Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa

Expedia.comUS$131*
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#8 of 131 Hotels in Manama
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$170*
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There is an amazing range of wonderful food for everyone here. In a luxurious location. Starters include the best sushi in Manama and the smoked salmon was the best I have ever tasted. There is a range of main courses to suit every taste. The seafood thermodore was divine...and you can eat as much as you want. I recommend the...

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1Thank vonwalsh
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location of the Hotel is superb. Plenty of Restaurants and Beverage outlets, Spa and Swimming Pool makes this Hotel more than 5 stars. The convention facilities are par excellence. The services at this Hotel are praiseworthy.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed in this hotel for a week during the second week of May 2017. This is one of the finest hotel I've ever stayed - an absolute classy hotel. There are some amazing restaurants that simply kept on surprising me. The guest service was amazing. I hope to come back someday ....

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1Thank ParthaSS
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For a 5* hotel, the service is awful. Apart from the Indian restaurant, the food is pretty poor as well. Service at the pool takes hours and service at the restaurants is not much better. Personally I think 5* is a bit of a stretch for this place. Also, make sure you check your bill. They put an extra charge...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best Hotel in terms of location. Everything is within walking distance to all the local Coffee Shops and Bars, Bahrain probably, more so than any other Gulf country has that feeling of Soul. The Gulf hotel has a real mix of visitors, the hotel itself i believe has gone through a fairly recent refurbishment, however the style of the lobby...

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Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We go there to escape Saudi Arabia for a civilized date weekend. The Gulf has a great pool area although there are sometimes some creeps. Pool wait staff are great. Start with a generous tip and they take very good care of you. The Mexican restaurant has super guacamole and terrific margaritas. Stay on the executive floor for access to...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent business hotel well connected to the airport with good convention facilities. Park nearby you can run around as well. The hotel is fairly expensive but the facilities in the resort are very good.

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1Thank Bill H
Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Bill H, Thank you for posting your review regarding your recent stay with us at Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa. We genuinely appreciate your kind words and look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back sometime in the future. On behalf of Gulf Hotel Bahrain team, Rahim Abu Omar General Manager

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to the Gulf for years now. The last two times we've been here we haven't been very happy. Last time we had to move rooms because the rooms reeked of smoke and we are traveling with two small children. Both times, the service at the pool is really been getting worse. They have the same sweet...

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

Dear Lauren S, Thank you for your feedback. I truly regret to note your disappointment with the service shortfalls, particularly with the non-smoking preferences in your assigned room and tardy, blunt food and beverage service. I hope you will accept my sincere apologies for failing to extend to you the level of comfort and experience that you have come to...

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for over a week and had an incredible experience the entire time. The easy access and so many choices for restaurants was incredible. I interacted with the hotel staff a few times, too, and each time they were incredibly helpful.

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

Dear Amy J, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your recent stay in Gulf Hotel Bahrain. I am delighted to know that our high standards served its purposes and your stay was an enjoyable one. One more time, thank you for the trust in the Gulf Hotel and rest assures that we will be always...

Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent three nights in the apartment complex next to the main hotel - fully integrated. In my opinion, high class but at the same time an unusually relaxed atmosphere. The apartment was spacious and clean, perfect for a family of four. Downside was that we initially was offered an apartment that was quite smelly of smoke - but we...

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

Dear Mikaelwa, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you were happy with the service delivered by our team and have taken note of the areas where you would like to see further improvement. Please rest assured that your feedback will be reviewed accordingly and kindly trust that we are constantly striving to ensure our guests’ experiences are...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Cuisines: International, European
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • 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 Convention and Spa

Address: Al Fateh Avenue | Bldg 11, Road 3801, Block 337 Al Fateh Highway, Manama, Bahrain
Region: Bahrain > Manama
Price Range: RM582 - RM1,318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 468
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Also Known As:
Gulf Hotel Manama
Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention And Spa Manama
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Manama
#8 Luxury Hotel in Manama
#10 Business Hotel in Manama
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“Make sure you specify non-smoking if you don't want a smelly room.”
NiteWatchMan, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra charge and stay in the main building rooms”
MHamdan, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for no smoking ...level 5 perfect”
Mousemum, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request the upper floors of the Executive Residences tower - great views and facilities”
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“Maybe best away from the elevators.”
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