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Honeymoon Treat!

My husband and I debated whether to visit the Burj Al Arab towards the end of our honeymoon for an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nattie212
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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Having lived in dubai for 7 years I have always wanted to visit skybar. Thankfully today I was not... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Glen M
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Quench your thirst at our lavish hideaway on top of the world. Soaring 200 metres above sea level, we do things differently on the 27th floor.From modern day classics to innovative cocktails, our master mixologists go to great lengths to seek out...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I debated whether to visit the Burj Al Arab towards the end of our honeymoon for an evening of champagne and cocktails. Following discussion with a lovely couple at our hotel we opted in and were most definitely not disappointed! All staff...More

1  Thank Nattie212
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

After dinner in the hotel’s Arabic restaurant we decided upon cocktails with a view. The lady at reception asked us to wait a sec whilst she checked that they could accommodate us - I don’t know what the hold up was, there was plenty of...More

Thank Tommy B
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Tommy B, Thank you for your review. I am glad to learn you enjoyed the view, however at the same time please accept my sincere apologies for not meeting your expectations in varies other areas. I will definitely address it with my team to...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018

I took my partner as a treat for afternoon tea. The price was high, however so were my expectations. On arrival at the hotel grounds, you are greeted by a quite brusuqe security team, who rather than have a list of those attending for an...More

1  Thank JenBuckHill
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear JenBuckHill, Thank you for your review. I am truly sorry to hear you left disappointed after your visit for afternoon tea. I would like to assure you that your feedback is taken seriously and all aspects you mentioned will be looked into and addressed....More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Having lived in dubai for 7 years I have always wanted to visit skybar. Thankfully today I was not disappointed. The reception area of the hotel is stunning, the small wait at the lift for you to be called all add to the expectation. This...More

2  Thank Glen M
BinayAcharya, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Dear Glen M, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to learn that your overall visit was enjoyable. Thank you for the compliments to our colleagues regarding their service. I have personally discussed your feedback with my team and they are very...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Of course what do you expect set in the 7 star hotel's high floor. Lovely views of the skyline, lovely atmosphere, live entertainment, defined service and nothing but a good selection of premium wines, perfect place to unwind.More

2  Thank O_to_ke_27
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear O_to_ke_27, Thank you for posting on Tripadvisor. It is a pleasure to know you enjoyed the service, atmosphere and views. Thank you for your compliments. I have shared them with my team and they were excited to hear it. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Read this review first, before you go!!! Such a disappointment and waste of money. I booked for four people at 7pm for evening drinks and dinner for my mother in law’s 60th birthday. We ended up enjoying the bar next door, Gold on 27, instead;...More

4  Thank MonacoNewmark
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear MonacoNewmark, Thank you for your review. I am truly sad to learn of your experience in Skyview Bar. I would like to assure you this is not the level of service we are known for and I will personally look into it with my...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

A lot is said about Skyview Bar. There is a sense of occasion coming here, partly because it means coming to the Burj Al Arab and partly because we were here for my wife's birthday to enjoy their high tea. To date, it is the...More

3  Thank eatgosee
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Dear eatgosee, Thank you for posting on Tripadvisor and for the tips for other travelers. It is great to know you enjoyed your time with us. I have conveyed it to my whole team. We look forward to your return Kind Regards, Daiva Navickaite Skyview...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great service experience as we expect from this hotel thank you to Maki and all team which always was on top of us. The manager from Sri Lanka is a truly hotelier! Chicken Sandwich!! AMAZING!! all sweets and scones as well. Great afternoon teaMore

Thank Fradnn
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Dear Fradnn, Thank you for your review. It was a delight to read you had a wonderful time with us. I have conveyed your compliments to the whole team and Marky in particular. They were excited to know you enjoyed the afternoon tea, service and...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

It's expensive for sure, but do it once! :) The view is amazing, the service is fantastic. This is definitely an experience for a very special occasion. We had plenty to eat but they let us take a doggy bag away with us. If you...More

2  Thank katiemoffett
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear katiemoffett, Thank you for posting on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to read and share with my team your compliments. It is great to know we created a memory to cherish. We hope to welcome you back soon Kind Regards, Daiva & team

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Went up again with good friends and we had a very nice 2 hours after dinner. Got a table right at the window, but anyplace is fine I think. When in Dubai with first timers, do try this place. It adds to the overall feeling...More

Thank SharingIsCaring2013
Daivanavickaite, Manager at Skyview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Dear SharingIsCaring2013, Thank you for posting on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to learn and share with my team about your experience. We are happy you had a great time as we love what we do. We do hope to see you back soon Kind...More

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Response from SharingIsCaring2013 | Reviewed this property |
I think the best way is to look it up on their website as they have a number of choices.
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Likely 5 to 7 minutes
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Expensive but in line with, say, high tea at the Ritz in London and recommended for a treat.
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