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Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel

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6.9

Good

3,299 reviews

3,299 reviews

Housekeeping14
Breakfast1
Shops1
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7.4

Very good

Location rating score

Very good location - Inside city center
Popular neighborhood
Exceptional for walking
Walkable places
Khitai Al Madina

130 m

Al Madina Minimart

160 m

Square Trading

200 m

Ahmed Grocery

250 m

Al Bassam Centre

250 m

Popular landmarks
Dubai Creek

2.9 km

The Dubai Mall

8.4 km

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

8.6 km

Burj Khalifa

8.8 km

The Dubai Fountain

8.9 km

Closest landmarks
Al-Rigga Post Office

200 m

bin arab dental clinic

400 m

mid east polyclinic

410 m

Aqsa Al Madina Supermarket L.L.C.

450 m

Gold's Gym

450 m

Saffron Hotel

Al Rigga Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Strategically situated in Deira, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Burj Khalifa. Massage, restaurant and spa are among the special facilities that will enhance your stay with on-site convenience.

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Highlights

Located in heart of Dubai

Check-in [24-hour]

290 meters to public transportation

Inside city center

Currency exchange

Hygiene Plus
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Safety Features
Staff trained in safety protocol
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Preventative Equipment
Hand sanitizer
Free face masks

Facilities

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Front desk [24-hour]

Luggage storage

Contactless check-in/out

Spa

Restaurants

Room service [24-hour]

This property is in high demand!

12 travelers have booked today.

Value for money6.4
Distance to city center1.0 Km
Location rating7.4
Nearest airportDubai International Airport (DXB)
Distance to airport4.1 km

Rooms available at Saffron Hotel

Standard Twin
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 double bed & 1 double bed
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Double King
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 single bed & 1 single bed...
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DOUBLE Double Standard Room
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    Single Room
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    • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
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    Single Bed Or Double Bed Room
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    • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
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    Single Room
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    • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
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    Single Room
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    • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
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    Room Assigned on Arrival
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    • Balcony/terrace
    • Shower
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    Single Room
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    • Balcony/terrace
    • Shower
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    Frequently asked questions

    What time is check-in and check-out at Saffron Hotel?

    Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

    How do I get to Saffron Hotel?

    Parking is available for a fee of 20 AED per day.

    Is breakfast offered at Saffron Hotel?

    Wake up to a great à la carte breakfast at Saffron Hotel. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 20 AED if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hotel.

    What are my dining options at Saffron Hotel?

    To meet any special dietary requirements, halal diet is prepared with the utmost care and attention.

    What is the smoking policy at Saffron Hotel?

    Saffron Hotel does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

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    What people love about Saffron Hotel

    • 10

      Exceptional
      Staff 

      "Good staff, good rooms and good for family"

      Antok

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      August 2, 2022

    • 10

      Exceptional

      "Recommended to stay"

      Ralph

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      July 1, 2022

    • 8

      Very good

      "Best and most comfortable place you could find in Deira."

      Inam

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      May 7, 2022

    Property ranking|Compared to 3,348 Dubai properties
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    Cheapest price score
    Room comfort score
    6.6/10
    Location score
    7.4/10
    Value for money score
    6.4/10
    Better than
    99
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    Better than
    94
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    Better than
    91
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    Overall rating:

    6.9

    Good
    3,299 reviews
    Cleanliness
    6.1
    Facilities
    5.6
    Location
    7.4
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    What travelers say they love:
    Very nyc hotel i stay three time there value money .
    Jaskaran from India
    Couple
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    Saffron Hotel

    You'll love the exceptional convenience during your stay at Saffron Hotel, located right in the heart of the city center, with an easy access to everything in Dubai. Variety is the spice of life. Saffron Hotel offers an abundance of choices in activities, with its location just 8.7 km from the Burj Khalifa.
    Take advantage of a wealth of unrivaled services and amenities at Saffron Hotel. Stay connected throughout your stay with free internet access provided. Parking is provided for guests by the hotel. You'll have no problem planning out your days and transportation needs with front desk services including concierge service, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes.
    Wear your favorite outfits again and again thanks to the laundry service offered at Saffron Hotel. In-room conveniences such as 24-hour room service, room service and daily housekeeping will make staying in a great choice. The hotel is entirely non-smoking. Smoking may only take place in restricted designated areas.
    Guestrooms are fitted with all the amenities you need for a good night's sleep. To enhance your stay, some rooms at the hotel come with linen service, blackout curtains and air conditioning. Some rooms have cable TV to keep guests entertained. You may be assured to know that a refrigerator is available in some select rooms.
    You can stay fresh and clean with a hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobes and towels provided in some of the guest bathrooms.


    Dining and things to do

    Throughout your stay, choose from a variety of delicious dining options at the hotel. Saffron Hotel is ready to serve your most specific needs. A selection of food types including halal options is available for guests with dietary restrictions. If you like to eat in the privacy of your room, Saffron Hotel can arrange to have groceries delivered to your doorstep.
    Throughout the day, you can enjoy the activities offered at Saffron Hotel. Warm up at the end of the day with a visit to the massage and spa.


    Around the property

    While in Dubai, take some time to venture outside of Saffron Hotel. You're sure to want to visit The Dubai Fountain located 8.9 km away, among the most sought-after photographs for anyone visiting Dubai. Your journey through Dubai can be completed with a short shopping stop at The Dubai Mall located 8.3 km away.


    Reasons to stay here

    Spend less here on rooms than you would at 99% of other accommodations in the city.
    Verified reviews for this hotel's food and dining options score it better than 94% of accommodations in the city.
    This accommodation beats more than 94% of competition in the city on room comfort.

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    Amenities and facilities
    Review score
    Facilities

    5.6

    Most talked about facilities

    Housekeeping

    27 mentions

    Internet

    22 mentions

    Breakfast

    13 mentions

    Food & Dining

    3 mentions

    Languages spoken

    • English
    • Arabic
    • Filipino
    • Hindi
    • Nepali

    Accessibility

    • Wheelchair accessible

    Internet access

    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
    • Internet services
    • Wi-Fi in public areas

    Things to do, ways to relax

    • Massage
    • Spa

    Cleanliness and safety

    • Anti-viral cleaning products
    • Daily disinfection in all rooms
    • Daily disinfection in common areas
    • Face coverings on staff
    • Free face masks
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Hot water linen and laundry washing
    • Individually-wrapped food options
    • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
    • Professional-grade sanitizing services
    • Rooms sanitized between stays
    • Safe dining setup
    • Shared stationery removed
    • Staff trained in safety protocol
    • Temperature check for guests and staff

    Dining, drinking, and snacking

    • Coffee shop
    • Grocery delivery
    • Restaurant [halal]
    • Restaurants
    • Room service [24-hour]

    Services and conveniences

    • Air conditioning in public area
    • Concierge
    • Contactless check-in/out
    • Currency exchange
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Elevator
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Food delivery
    • Ironing service
    • Laundry service
    • Luggage storage
    • Safety deposit boxes
    • Smoke-free property
    • Smoking area
    • Terrace

    For the kids

    • Family room

    Access

    • CCTV in common areas
    • CCTV outside property
    • Check-in [24-hour]
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Front desk [24-hour]
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Pets allowed
    • Safety/security feature
    • Security [24-hour]
    • Smoke alarms

    Getting around

    • Car park [charges apply]

    Available in all rooms

    • Accessible by elevator
    • Accessible by stairs
    • Additional toilet
    • Air conditioning
    • Alarm clock
    • Balcony/terrace
    • Bathrobes
    • Bathtub
    • Blackout curtains
    • Closet
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Desk
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Free bottled water
    • Hair dryer
    • Heating
    • In-room safe box
    • Internet access – wireless
    • Ironing facilities
    • Linens
    • Locker
    • Mirror
    • Mosquito net
    • Non-smoking
    • Private bathroom
    • Refrigerator
    • Safety/security feature
    • Satellite/cable channels
    • Shower
    • Slippers
    • Smoke detector
    • Socket near the bed
    • Telephone
    • Tile/marble flooring
    • Toiletries
    • Towels
    • Trash cans
    • Wake-up service
    • Walk-in shower
    • Wi-Fi [charges apply]
    • Wi-Fi [free]
    Food and dining
    Breakfast options
    • Buffet
    Restaurants on site

    Saffron Hotel Restaurant

    • Menu: Buffet
    Location
    Al Rigga Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Very good
    Location

    7.4

    Airports

    • Dubai International Airport (DXB)
      4.1 km 26 min drive
    • Sharjah International Airport (SHJ)
      20.7 km 35 min drive

    Public transportation

    • Al Rigga Metro Station
      290 m 3 min walk
    • Deira City Center Metro Station
      840 m 14 min walk

    Hospital or clinic

    • bin arab dental clinic
      400 m

    Shopping

    • The Dubai Mall
      8.4 km

    Convenience store

    • Circle K
      650 m 7 min drive

    Cash withdrawal

    • ATM
      150 m 3 min walk
    What's nearby

    Popular landmarks

    • Dubai Creek
      2.9 km
    • The Dubai Mall
      8.4 km
    • Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
      8.6 km
    • Burj Khalifa
      8.8 km
    • The Dubai Fountain
      8.9 km
    • Wild Wadi Waterpark
      19.3 km
    • Burj Al Arab
      19.4 km
    • Ski Dubai
      20.5 km
    • Dubai Miracle Garden
      23.8 km
    • Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark
      25.1 km

    Nearby landmarks

    • Khitai Al Madina
      130 m
    • Al Madina Minimart
      160 m
    • Al-Rigga Post Office
      200 m
    • Square Trading
      200 m
    • Ahmed Grocery
      250 m
    • Al Bassam Centre
      250 m
    • Bollywood Bw Supermarket
      290 m
    • Al Rigga Metro Station
      290 m
    • Super Market
      330 m
    • Families Supermarket
      370 m
    Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
    Property policies
    Children and extra beds

    Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

    All children are welcome.

    Infant 0-1 year(s)
    Stay for free if using existing bedding.
    Baby cot/crib may be requested directly from the property.
    Children 2-6 year(s)
    Stay for free if using existing bedding.
    If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
    Guests 7 years and older are considered as adults
    Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
    Others
    • Saffron Hotel does not accept bookings from non-married couples. Single travelers are also welcome, but due to security reasons, only family members can visit their rooms upon presenting an ID at the front desk.
    • The minimum age of guests to stay is 18 years if unaccompanied by an adult.
    • A tourism tax will be charged directly at the property.
    • Wi-Fi/Internet access is available throughout the property at no additional charge.
    • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
    Some helpful facts

    Check-in/Check-out

    • Check-in from14:00
    • Check-out until12:00

    Getting around

    • Distance from city center1.0 Km
    • Travel time to airport (minutes)15

    Extras

    • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)20 AED

    The property

    • Non-smoking rooms/floorsno
    • Number of floors5
    • Room voltage220

    Parking

    • Daily parking fee20 AED

    Reviews of Saffron Hotel from real guests

    Provided by verified guests of Agoda
    Cleanliness6.1
    Facilities5.6
    Location7.4
    Room comfort and quality6.6
    Service6.5
    Value for money6.4
    High score for Dubai
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    9+ Exceptional (54)
    8-9 Excellent (41)
    7-8 Very Good (76)
    6-7 Good (58)
    <6 Below Expectation (194)
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    Mar - May (113)
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    9.0
    Exceptional
    Carmelita from Philippines
    Business traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in September 2014

    Great value for money”

    Location, reasonable price, with tour company based at the lobby.

    It was great to stay here at Saffron Hotel in the short time I was in Dubai on my trip back to Manila after having attended a conference in Turkey. It had a nice location, just one block away from the main street that had various shops and restaurants. It was also nice that a tour company was based in its lobby and so it was easy to select and arrange its various varied tours. It had good working facilities. However, one downside was that it did not offer free wi-fi; you had to pay for wi-fi access.

    Reviewed October 04, 2014

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    7.7
    Very good
    David from United States
    Solo traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in November 2012

    Nice room for the price”

    Price and location

    When I fly through Dubai I have an 11 hour layover and rather than booking one of the overpriced lounges at the airport I book a cheap hotel room. This time I booked the Saffron hotel. I was a little worried because of the low price but it turned out to be a nice place. It is also a short walk to the Deira City Center mall and the area around the hotel has many restaurants. The room is pretty small so I wouldn't stay here for multiple days.

    Reviewed November 17, 2012

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    8.7
    Excellent
    Parinda from Sri Lanka
    Business traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 5 nights in April 2013

    Very good”

    location, friendly staff, clean room

    The hotel was very good in terms of being centrally located in Deira. It is a 2 minute walk to the Al Rigga Metro station, and there are plenty of restaurants, and facilities such as supermarkets, and laundry services in close proximity. The staff at the hotel were extremely welcoming, and were very professional, including the reception staff to the porter. The room was basic, but was clean and comfortable. My only suggestion is for the hotel to improve their breakfast menu, and to offer B&B with the room rate, as it is fairly expensive for only a room. Further, the breakfast was over priced (compared to what was offered). But all in all, I had a good stay at the hotel, and would recommended the hotel without a doubt.

    Reviewed May 12, 2013

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Warren from Australia
    Solo traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 2 nights in October 2013

    Bargain price ”

    price, location, proximity to public transport

    Really enjoyed staying at Saffron, the staff were really friendly and helpful, the room was extremely good value for money and the hotel was located really close to the train so it was easy to get around the city

    Reviewed October 13, 2013

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    7.7
    Very good
    CHRISTOPHER from India
    Business traveler
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 5 nights in February 2013

    Great location, clean, friendly staff and service.”

    Cleanliness, very close to metro station and to Airport. Good number of restaurants around.

    I feel I made best choice of selecting Saffron hotel. It is clean and silent location. Mainly there is no nightclub. They kind enough to give complimentary breakfast also everyday. After seeing all these I have extended my stay by two more nights. Hotel is very close to Rigga metro and is very convenient to travel around. This hotel has arranged for Desert Safari. It was a thrilling experience. Overall i enjoyed my stay in this hotel. I would like recommend this hotel to my friends, most economical and worth the value. Thanks to Agoda.

    Reviewed March 04, 2013

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    8.7
    Excellent
    Wan from Malaysia
    Group
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 3 nights in November 2013

    Comfort Room and value for money!”

    Comfort Room, Easy access to public transport and Close to local restaurants

    It's a 2star hotel but like 3star services. It's a new hotel (I think), the room was comfort and just 5 minutes walk to Al-Rigga Metro Station. From Dubai Airport, just use the Metro and stop at the station mentioned. Also there's a lot of local restaurant nearby. I will definitely come again to this hotel if I'm going to Dubai.

    Reviewed November 07, 2013

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    9.0
    Exceptional
    Wan from Malaysia
    Group
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 3 nights in November 2013

    Comfort Room and value for money!”

    Clean Room, Comfortable Room and easy access to public transport

    It's a 2star hotel but like 3star services. It's a new hotel (I think), the room was comfort and just 5 minutes walk to Al-Rigga Metro Station. Also there's a lot of local restaurant nearby. I will definitely come again to this hotel if I'm going to Dubai.

    Reviewed November 07, 2013

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Jamie from United States
    Couple
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 1 night in March 2014

    Great place in Dubai”

    location, value, staff

    We arrived real late and got into our room quickly before getting up early to go to the airport again. The hotel is very close to the airport which is nice. The staff is also very helpful. This is definitely a great place to stay on a budget in Dubai.

    Reviewed March 29, 2014

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Captain from Maldives
    Couple
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in October 2020

    Captain .M.Aslam ”

    This good clean especially the staff very kind if going to Dubai I recommend this hotel the restorent food very test !!😘😘 Thank for the all staff 👏👏👏

    Reviewed November 13, 2020

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    8.7
    Excellent
    kim from Philippines
    Solo traveler
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 4 nights in October 2014

    budget hotel near dubai metro”

    very near to dubai metro, the surrounding area is not expensive and helpful staffs

    My television was not working properly on my first night and was surprise they only give complimentary water on the first night (stayed for 4 nights). Not soundproof, i can hear people talking from the other room But overall, my stay thier was comfortable and a very short walk to dubai metro al rigga station

    Reviewed October 07, 2014

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    9.2
    Exceptional
    Abdul from United Arab Emirates
    Couple
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 1 night in November 2020

    Economical ”

    i stay in Dubai in 3 Hotes but out of this 3 this one is very good and location also good near to Metro satation only Masjid is long from hotel

    Reviewed November 07, 2020

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    9.2
    Exceptional
    Marife from Qatar
    Solo traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in April 2016

    Surprisingly good. I would come back...”

    stayed in this hotel for 5 days. Good location near Al Rigga Metro, price was great with breakfast. The breakfast could be better though, very few choices and not ethnically diverse. Staffs were nice, specially the lady at the reception. Internet was really good but you have to pay for it separately per device. Overall, highly recommended...

    Reviewed April 16, 2016

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Captain from Maldives
    Couple
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in November 2020

    Captain M Aslam ”

    It’s very great hotel staff very kind clean Best of the hotel in Dubai. Thank for the kindly all staff

    Reviewed November 16, 2020

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    9.7
    Exceptional
    paola from Colombia
    Solo traveler
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 1 night in April 2014

    nice hotel close to the airport”

    food, bed, location. value for money very important in Dubai

    i just want to b close to the airport for my fligh next day. The hotel is very close to the airport but many taxi drivers dont know the hotel. Take the address w you so u dont lose time looking for the hotel. The food was cheap and amazing. The serve was big. The room was clean and tiny. The bed was confy and reap double bed size. Bathroom a bit old but clean and fully working

    Reviewed April 19, 2014

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    9.2
    Exceptional
    Madeen from Pakistan
    Group
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 3 nights in December 2015

    Couldnt ask for more”

    Value for money was amazing glad to have saved up on a low star hotel to enjoy Dubai with freedom

    Reviewed October 23, 2016

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    9.7
    Exceptional
    Jamie from United States
    Couple
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 1 night in March 2014

    Great place in Dubai”

    great staff, good location, affordable

    the place is very clean and is close to the malls and airport. I will stay here every time I go to Dubai

    Reviewed March 29, 2014

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    5.7
    Robert from Australia
    Solo traveler
    Double King
    Stayed 1 night in January 2015

    Short Overnight Stay”

    Location to airport, clean rooms, friendly staff

    I chose this hotel for an overnight stay between a long connection between flights. I wanted somewhere cost effective, and close to the airport. I selected the Saffron Hotel knowing it was two star as that met my requirements. The hotel is very old, but well maintained. Room was spotlessly clean with everything that you needed. very close to lots of restaurants. Staff were very friendly and helpful. This property is a good option if on a budget, short stay or just wont be in your room much

    Reviewed January 15, 2015

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Rashid from Pakistan
    Couple
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 5 nights in December 2012

    nice hotel with great location and value of money”

    near by metro, really nice staff & affordable

    a very nice hotel, just 2min walk to metro, small rooms but with lot of cabinets, staff is really very nice & co operative, family environment, no club in hotel, but you can find nearby. you can get everything within 500m from hotel. i have enjoyed a lot while staying there

    Reviewed January 11, 2013

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    7.3
    Very good
    Richard from Australia
    Couple
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 6 nights in February 2014

    Great location.”

    Good location close to Al Rigga Metro station

    Staff was please, room staff could have been friendlier, however hotel was good for the price. Close to Metro station and within walking distric of Dubai Creek and most of the tourist areas like Gold Souk, etc only about 30 min walk

    Reviewed February 22, 2014

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    8.3
    Excellent
    Ahmed from Egypt
    Solo traveler
    Standard Twin
    Stayed 5 nights in November 2015

    good stay for a 2 star hotel”

    location, price, bed & bathroom, hot water

    good price, 2 minutes walk to metro station, many restaurants super markets and shopps are around, clean room, hot water, AC very good, nice big bed, staff helpfull. good internet but you have to pay 20 dirhams for 24 hours or 5 dirhams for one hour. 2 complimentary water bottles for the 1st day only. check in was fast. the bad things for me were the walls of the room are not sound proof so u can hear any sound or noise outside your room which sometimes woke me up in the middle of the night, the breakfast is very poor they only serve omlet, noodles, somekind of indian beans and an apple, toast and butter, coffee or tea. there is 10 dirhams for each night you have to pay, tourist tax, this normal in all UAE

    Reviewed November 23, 2015

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