Riviera Hotel - Beirut

Corniche El Manara, Beirut, Lebanon, 11072150  show map
 5 stars
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Riviera Hotel - Beirut

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Sports activities

Scuba diving

Jogging track

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Riviera is a worthy example of 5-star hotels in Beirut offering en-suite rooms overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. This comfortable hotel dates from 1956 and was refurbished in 2001.

The property lies within 3.0 km from Monot Street (nightlife), Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque and The Corniche. Beirut city center is 3 km away.

Shoppers will appreciate a mall and boutiques at a short distance from the hotel.

The hotel's central location offers to get to Rafic Hariri International airport in 10 minutes by car.

Rooms

Riviera Hotel is a property in Beirut that comes with 120 rooms and provides a seating area, TV with satellite channels, a minibar, a laptop safe and individual climate control. All of the rooms have a superb view over the city. Guests can also use a kettle and coffee/tea makers available in each room.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the café every morning. At the restaurant local dishes are served. Guests are invited to the Sunset bar to unwind with a drink.

Services

The hotel offers parking, a cash machine and a baggage storage for general needs and a photocopier, a conference room and a copier for corporate travelers.

Relax

Offering a Jacuzzi and a sauna as well as reflex massage and steam baths, the hotel ensures a pleasant stay. Various activities, including diving and golf, are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 13.33 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   120.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Scuba diving
  • Jogging track

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Lagoon view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

Corniche El Manara, Beirut, Lebanon, 11072150

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City Center
  • Beirut
    1.6 mi
Airports
  • Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)
    5.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Socrate (cuisine: International, Lebanese)
    1800 ft
  • Lamb House (cuisine: Lebanese)
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • Pigeon Rocks in Raouche
    3200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    120

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Rooms and availability

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Premium Suite
Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 540 sq. feet
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Single Premium Suite

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    Classic Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 280 sq. feet
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    Twin Classic Room City View**

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      Classic Triple Room
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      Triple-Classic Room +Extra Bed City View**

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        Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Super King-size bed or 1 Single bed
        Size: 970 sq. feet
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        Riviera Suite Single

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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
          Size: 380 sq. feet
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          Superior Sea view Double

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            Triple-Superior Room +Extra Bed Sea View**

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              Deluxe Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
              Size: 270 sq. feet
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              Deluxe Sea Side Double

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                Deluxe Corner Single Room
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                    Panoramic Suite
                    Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed or Double bed
                    Size: 550 sq. feet
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                    Panoramic Suite- Single

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                      Business Suite
                      Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
                      Size: 455 sq. feet
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                      Business Suite Double

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                        Bed type: Double bed
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                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Riviera Hotel - Beirut Beirut location
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                        Hotel Address:

                        Corniche El Manara, Beirut, Lebanon, 11072150

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Beirut
                          1.6 mi
                        Airports
                        • Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)
                          5.6 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Socrate (cuisine: International, Lebanese)
                          1800 ft
                        • Lamb House (cuisine: Lebanese)
                          1900 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Pigeon Rocks in Raouche
                          3200 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Number of floors:
                          5
                        • Number of rooms:
                          120

                        Hotel Awards

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                        What's nearby

                        Popular areas

                        • City Center - 1.5 mi
                        • Place de l'Etoile - Nejmeh Square - 1.8 mi
                        • Martyr's Square Downtown - 1.9 mi

                        Places of interest

                        • Charles Helou Bus Station - 2.6 mi

                        Convention centers

                        • Beirut International Exhibition & Leisure Center (BIEL) - 2.1 mi
                        • Monot Street (nightlife) - 2.1 mi
                        • Gemayzeh Street (Rue Gouraud) - 2.3 mi

                        Shopping areas

                        • Beirut National Museum - 2.8 mi

                        Monuments and Landmarks

                        • Pigeon Rock, Rawcheh - 4000 ft
                        • Charles Helou Bus Station - 2.6 mi

                        Parks

                        • Camille Chamoun Olympic Stadium - 2.6 mi

                        Business areas

                        • Hamra Street - 3000 ft
                        • ABC Shopping Mall - 2.7 mi

                        Local attractions

                        • West Beirut, Hamra Area - 1.5 mi
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                        • Beirut Souks - 1.7 mi
                          Fosch Street, Beirut
                        • Al-Omari Mosque - 1.8 mi
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                        • Le Grand Serail - 1.7 mi
                          Rue des Capuchins, Beirut
                        • Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Saint George - 1.8 mi
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                        • Pigeon Rocks in Raouche - 3200 ft
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                        Restaurants nearby

                        • Socrate - 1800 ft

                          Address: Sidani street
                          Phone: +9611846646

                          86% likes this, based on 12 reviews
                          Cuisine: International, Lebanese

                        • Ferdinand - 2100 ft

                          Address: Mahatma Gandhi Street

                          86% likes this, based on 64 reviews

                        • Burger Nation - 2200 ft

                          Address: Hamra Street
                          Phone: 0096 01346646

                          80% likes this, based on 64 reviews
                          Cuisine: American
                          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 18

                        • Lamb House - 1900 ft

                          Address: Chouran Street
                          Phone: 009611741703

                          67% likes this, based on 23 reviews
                          Cuisine: Lebanese
                          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 60

                        • Marrouche - 2100 ft

                          Address: Sidani Street

                          52% likes this, based on 16 reviews

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Number of floors:
                          5
                        • Number of rooms:
                          120

                        Hotel Awards

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                        Riviera Hotel Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Riviera Hotel

                        Average guest rating

                        7.4out of 10
                        Very good
                        Based on 96 reviews

                        Rating by category:

                        Location
                        10.0
                        Rooms
                        9.0
                        Service
                        8.7
                        Value
                        8.0

                        Guest reviews

                        • Group of friends
                          6.2

                          i stays in loppy until 3 oclock to check in+uncopretave +no beach only pool small

                        • Family with children
                          8.2

                          The salt water pools next to the sea- access via a tunnel under the road and breakfast was good the unobstructed sea view from the ballcony was worth the extra (superior room) the beds where very comfortable - big thick mattress good ac, no coffee or tea facility though

                        • Single
                          3.8

                          Nothing to say good.

                          Very Expensive. Too much Expensive but the room is small, hard bed, small bathroon, breakfirst was poor items, no chef to cook eggs, no complemental water, no electic pot, Its really waste of money.

                        • Group of friends
                          9.2

                          I loved the location of the hotel as much as very polite and trained staffs. Everything was just perfect except the price that was not comparable with other hotels at all, but I enjoyed my stay there specially the amazing beach, swimming pool nd the fresh DJ's they had. Plus a very helpful front office manager (Elie) who was so polie and flixible with guests requests. Riviera will be my first destination again in the next trip to Beirut.. :)

                        • Couple
                          5.8

                          The pool side and water facilitates

                          The service and the attitude of the staff, also the hotel is mainly old.

                        • Single
                          10.0

                          The staff was extremely kind and accommodating. When I arrived they upgraded me to a premium room, and were very helpful with anything I needed. The beach club is a lot of fun, but only go if you want a dj and a swim-up bar! It gets busy after lunchtime. This is one of my favorite places in Beirut.

                        • Single
                          8.2

                          The facilities, especially the swimming pool and the restaurant at the swimming pool ( au goura sel ).

                          LOCATION and facilities.

                        • Couple
                          7.4

                          You can see is is an old hotel although they continiously renovate it. Rooms are ok, the younger part of the staff is louzy and lazy, the older ones are good. The beach/pool area is fantastic. Lots of local (the beautiful) people that have to buy a membership to enter the pool area. But as hotel guest you always get the best spot on one of the pools or at sea. (No beach). 15 taxi minutes away from the airport and 5 to10 minutes away from downtown which is hot for dining and clubbing.

                        • Couple
                          8.2

                          The sea view rooms are spectacular. Location. Location. Location. The resort/pool area right on the sea is 5 star. We were upgraded to a full sea view. The room was older, dated and 'tired', however. Insist on a newly renovated room, but they are priced accordingly.

                          Again, this hotel is dated and 'tired', but service was excellent - 5 star service. Insist on renovated room on the higher levels.

                        • Group of friends
                          9.2

                          Friendly and professional staff, good location on the Mediterranean, and they have a very nice private beach. Some floors are currently under renovation. The 4th floor is already renovated and it is very modern and elegant. I had a premium room and I really liked it.

                        • Family with children
                          7.8

                          Location at the centre of the corniche. Reasonable price compared to the likes of the Movenpick which was overpriced compared to other Movenpicks stayed in. Helpful tourist desk and lobby staff. Breakfast included in rate and good. Nice beach club, handy for families. .

                          3Rd floor refurbishment continuing till after 10pm.

                        • Single
                          2.4

                          I was very disappointed the room was dirty, the carpet soiled, food stain on the walls of the room, ketchup and so on, the hotel is under renovations’ “fine” but the customers’ should be informed at the time of the reservation, the room rate do not keep in consideration the disservices, waiting staff not professional , front desk staff very good and also taxi driver. Sorry but a fell that booking should control this matters.

                          I was very disappointed the room was dirty, the carpet soiled, food stain on the walls of the room, ketchup and so on, the hotel is under renovations’ “fine” but the customers’ should be informed at the time of the reservation, the room rate do not keep in consideration the disservices, waiting staff not professional , front desk staff very good and also taxi driver. Sorry but a fell that booking should control this matters.

                        • Older travelers
                          8.2

                          The staff were very friendly - gave great advice about where to go in Beirut. T.V in room had great choice of programmes

                          No tea/coffee making facilaties in the room.

                        • Older travelers
                          8.2

                          We arraived at the hotel at noon and the greeting was excellent, despite the 15.00 check-in time we were upgraded to a premium suite and in the room minutes later.

                          If you book a superior suite and arrive looking forward to a long soak in the jacuzzi you will be dissapointed! The Riviera doesn't have any rooms with a bubble bath! Room service is ok but if you put hot food on cold plates guess what happens by the time the order is delivered to the 5th floor! As for the food....... not bad, we have both tasted far worse!

                        • Single
                          6.2

                          Frontdesk and staff was very helpful and pleasant. Furniture was well used, but classic and tasteful. Balcony had nice view (North facing) and was equipped with double sliding doors. Internet available for 10$/5hrs which you can use as needed.

                          Hotel is in bad need for structural repair (loose floor tiles, walls chipping, door lock broken, door not sealed against outside noises, faucet leaking (was quickly repaired). Carpets are totally worn out and stained. The elevator dropped 10cm when we got on, 2 persons. I took the stairway from then on...Breakfast looks nice, but toast was dry/hard and attendance was low. Location on busy road (Corniche) but amenities 10 min steep walk away. Forget the taxi for short trips, Beirut is a traffic jam. All in all not a 4 star, 3 at best today. Repair is ongoing...

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Riviera Hotel - Beirut Beirut location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        Corniche El Manara, Beirut, Lebanon, 11072150

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Beirut
                          1.6 mi
                        Airports
                        • Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)
                          5.6 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Socrate (cuisine: International, Lebanese)
                          1800 ft
                        • Lamb House (cuisine: Lebanese)
                          1900 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Pigeon Rocks in Raouche
                          3200 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Number of floors:
                          5
                        • Number of rooms:
                          120

                        Hotel Awards

                        LebaneseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBeirutRiviera Hotel

                        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                        Best Luxury Hotels in Lebanon

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