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THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCESM
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES
THE MIDDLE EAST'S NEW TRAVEL MAGAZINE: FOR BEAUTIFUL DESTINATIONS, HOTELS, THINGS AND EXPERIENCES

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR review: Dubai’s five-star offering on the waterfront of JBR

As one of the UAE’s most luxe offering, Rixos Premium Dubai JBR offers food, drink, activities and more in a vibrant location

Athwifa Saleem

8 December 2023

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RIXOS PREMIUM DUBAI JBR NEAR+FAR RATING: 8/10

Why Stay At Rixos Premium Dubai JBR

Gracing the vibrant waterfront of Jumeirah Beach Residence, Rixos Premium Dubai JBR is more than just a hotel; it’s a portal to the ultimate five-star adventure! With deluxe lodgings and award-winning gastronomy, as well as captivating entertainment and edifying activities, every detail is crafted to satisfy your every desire. Plunge into the cerulean waters with exhilarating water sports, discover the nearby landscapes on picturesque walks or bike rides, or challenge yourself with jumping fitness yoga or Kangoo Jump, thus enticing you to experience luxury in its finest form – the luxury of fully relaxing, indulging yourself and living in the moment.

the rixos premium dubai jbr hotel lobby
The hotel Lobby

Location: 8/10

Rixos Premium JBR is strategically positioned along The Walk at JBR, a bustling promenade lined with trendy restaurants, upscale shops, and lively cafes. This prime location offers guests convenient access to a variety of attractions and activities, making it an ideal base for exploring Dubai’s dynamic offerings. Just steps away from the hotel, Jumeirah Beach stretches along the coastline, offering pristine white sands, crystal-clear waters, and a plethora of water sports activities. Guests can soak up the sun, take a refreshing swim, or engage in exhilarating water sports like kayaking, paddleboarding, and parasailing. a short drive away, Dubai Marina, a man-made waterfront district, boasts a stunning yacht harbour, upscale restaurants, and luxurious hotels. Visitors can enjoy leisurely strolls along the marina, indulge in fine dining experiences, or embark on boat tours to admire the city’s skyline from a unique perspective. This location provides easy access to Dubai’s major transportation hubs, including Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC), both of which are within a convenient driving distance. The hotel is also well-connected to Dubai’s extensive public transportation network, including the Dubai Metro and local buses.

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR beach
The hotel’s private beach

The Vibe: 9/10

This luxury hotel seamlessly blends a lively social scene with tranquil spaces for relaxation, catering to a diverse clientele seeking an unforgettable Dubai experience. Couples and honeymooners seeking a romantic getaway indulge in luxurious amenities, while families enjoy kid-friendly facilities and activities. Young professionals and entrepreneurs mingle in the stylish atmosphere, and luxury travellers appreciate the high-end services and personalized attention. Expect to see trendsetters dressed to impress, socialites enjoying poolside cocktails, business travellers taking advantage of the convenient location, and international tourists soaking up the vibrant atmosphere. The hotel’s poolside transforms into a social hub with music and DJs, while the private beach offers a serene escape. Whether you crave lively moments or peaceful retreats, Rixos Premium JBR Dubai artfully caters to each and everyone’s desires in the heart of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence.

A Premium One-Bedroom Suite with Ain Dubai views
A premium one-bedroom suite with Ain Dubai and ocean views
Spacious bathrooms at the hotel with bathtubs

Rooms and Suites: 8/10

Rooms and suites at Rixos Premium Dubai JBR are stylish, spacious, and contemporary with a colour scheme of vibrant blues, whites, neutrals, and golds. Large floor-to-ceiling windows offer panoramic views of the beach and the world’s largest Ferris Wheel, Ain Dubai. The rooms and suites are equipped with everything you need for a comfortable and luxurious stay, such as a coffee machine, a dining table, an espresso machine, a well-stocked mini and snacks bar, and the signature Rixos Bed – guaranteeing a good night’s sleep. White marble bathrooms have soaking tubs and are stocked with high-quality bathroom products. The hotel offers four types of rooms and four types of suites, ranging from 37 to 150 m² in size, to suit your preferences and needs.

Our Premium One-Bedroom Suite provided us with a tranquil sanctuary for our weekend escape. The suite featured a spacious living room and a bedroom, each equipped with a 48” flat-screen TV and an en suite bathroom with a bathtub and a stand-alone shower. The highlight of the suite was the magnificent view of the azure Arabian Gulf Sea and the colossal Ain Dubai. The hotel staff exceeded our expectations: they delivered prompt, efficient, and attentive service to our needs. We indulged in the entertainment options in the room, thanks to the high-speed internet access, the variety of TV channels, and the personalized service tailored to our preferences.

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR Turquoise Restaurant
Turquoise Restaurant
Playful Italian Luigia Restaurant
Playful Italian Luigia Restaurant

Food and Drink: 8/10

The hotel is a culinary paradise where guests can savour a range of cuisines from around the world. Whether you are looking for a hearty breakfast, a light lunch, or a decadent dinner, you will find a restaurant that suits your mood and appetite. You can start your day with a delicious Turkish and international buffet at Turquoise, or treat yourself to a mouthwatering Greek feast at Ammos. For a sophisticated and lively evening, you can head to Asil, where you can experience the best of Arabesque culture and cuisine, with a mix of Lebanese, Turkish, and Moroccan flavours, as well as a vibrant nightlife scene. If you are a fan of Italian food, you can’t miss Luigia, an authentic restaurant that serves some of the best pizza in town. And for the ultimate indulgence, book into STK, a world-famous brand and haven for meat lovers. And if you want to relax and unwind, you can sip on a drink at Azure Beach and enjoy the breathtaking views of the beach. With 24-hour room service, you can also enjoy delicious food and drinks from the comfort of your luxurious room.

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR Naturelife Spa
The award-winning Turkish-inspired spa

Spa and Facilities: 8/10

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR is more than just a hotel, it’s a lifestyle hub, where guests can access a variety of facilities for leisure and business. A wellness floor offers a fitness suite with state-of-the-art Technogym equipment, refreshing drinks, and snacks. The award-winning Naturelife Spa Premium is a sanctuary of relaxation and well-being, where guests can experience the traditional Turkish hammam, steam room, sauna, ice fountain, and a variety of treatments. What truly sets the spa at Rixos Premium JBR apart is its focus on holistic wellness and personalised treatments. Highlights include the Hammam experience, a traditional Turkish Hammam that involves cleansing, exfoliating, and a relaxing massage and the Moroccan Rhassoul, a clay-based treatment that detoxifies and softens the skin. After your treatment, you can relax in the spa’s hydrotherapy facilities, which include a sauna, steam room, and Jacuzzi. The hotel’s pool area is one of the most stunning in the city, overlooking the beach and the world’s largest Ferris Wheel, Ain Dubai. Guests can relax in private cabanas, sunbeds, or a secluded jacuzzi while enjoying the panoramic views and the impeccable service.

Night View of the hotel
Night View of the hotel

The Verdict

Rixos Premium Dubai JBR is a fantastic destination for leisure and business travellers in the heart of one of Dubai’s most bustling neighbourhoods. The rooms are spacious, stylish, and equipped with all the amenities you need, and offer stunning views of the Arabian Gulf and Ain Dubai. The hotel boasts a variety of dining options, from international cuisine to Turkish delicacies, as well as a lively nightlife scene with live entertainment and DJ sets. Guests can also enjoy the private beach, the outdoor pool, the spa, the fitness center, and the water sports facilities or explore nearby attractions such as The Walk, Dubai Marina, and Bluewaters Island. Rixos Premium Dubai JBR will make your stay in Dubai unforgettable.

JBR, Dubai, UAE, Doubles from 2,988 AED onwards per night, allinclusive-collection.com

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