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Old Feb 15th 2016, 9:59 am
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Novotel Al Barsha is offering rooms at 500 dizzers for Friday night. Nice pool area if I remember correct, was a bit drunk at the time just as convenient to the Palm as anything in the Marina or Downtown.

Staying on the Palm during prime tourist season will cost you a fortune. More than a thousand, probably around 1500 for a last minute booking on Friday nights.
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:01 am
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Originally Posted by Millhouse View Post
you're probably going to end up at rock bottoms. Stay in tecom.
Hmmmm this a hooker bar Millhouse?!?
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:03 am
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Ehh...

Palm restaurants are grossly overpriced. Everything is jacked up as high as they can go because most of the diners are tourists trapped to the hotels because there's nothing else around or a long taxi ride away.


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Ok so dinner at anantara on the palm so more to go from now ������
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Hmmmm this a hooker bar Millhouse?!?
Not really. No more than any other place, I guess.
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:15 am
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Originally Posted by DXBtoDOH View Post
Ehh...

Palm restaurants are grossly overpriced. Everything is jacked up as high as they can go because most of the diners are tourists trapped to the hotels because there's nothing else around or a long taxi ride away.
I had no say in the dinner plans so got to just go along with it I suppose
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:19 am
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Default Re: Best area to stay in Dubai?

Anantara lovely for dinner.

Stay on the palm if you can get a decent deal at any of them. Otherwise somewhere near the bottom of it like Tecom / Marina because to get off the palm from Anantara will take 20mins.
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Default Re: Best area to stay in Dubai?

Originally Posted by DXBtoDOH View Post
Novotel Al Barsha is offering rooms at 500 dizzers for Friday night. Nice pool area if I remember correct, was a bit drunk at the time just as convenient to the Palm as anything in the Marina or Downtown.

Staying on the Palm during prime tourist season will cost you a fortune. More than a thousand, probably around 1500 for a last minute booking on Friday nights.
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:35 am
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Originally Posted by Scamp View Post
Anantara lovely for dinner.

Stay on the palm if you can get a decent deal at any of them. Otherwise somewhere near the bottom of it like Tecom / Marina because to get off the palm from Anantara will take 20mins.
Seen or heard of this before? If u can click on it that is!

Apartment Beach Apart Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE - Booking.com
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Originally Posted by Rubydo View Post
Seen or heard of this before? If u can click on it that is!

Apartment Beach Apart Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE - Booking.com
Not heard of it but not surprised to see it.

Will be fine for 700 dibs.
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Seen or heard of this before? If u can click on it that is!

Apartment Beach Apart Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE - Booking.com
Looks good for 750 Dibs!
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 10:58 am
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Originally Posted by jam25mack View Post
Looks good for 750 Dibs!
And @scamp I thought so too, might go with this. Thanks for all help and suggestions
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 11:02 am
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Originally Posted by Millhouse View Post
you're probably going to end up at rock bottoms. Stay in tecom.
Sorted then, Ramee Rose it is, or a hop skip and jump to Media Rotana.
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 11:15 am
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Originally Posted by mikewot View Post
Sorted then, Ramee Rose it is, or a hop skip and jump to Media Rotana.
I'm sure I've made the mistake of staying in these establishments before! I remember one looking great in the pics but not so great on arrival! when running the bath the water ran around the seal and onto the floor, the tap not long enough to put the water In the tub
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 11:53 am
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And @scamp I thought so too, might go with this. Thanks for all help and suggestions
From the pictures it looks like it's in the Fairmont Residences. Should be ok.
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Old Feb 15th 2016, 12:12 pm
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Originally Posted by MataHari View Post
From the pictures it looks like it's in the Fairmont Residences. Should be ok.

From reading the comments too it sounds like it is so might be a decent place to stay :-)
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