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Overview of Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk

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Outdoor pool, pool cabanas (surcharge), pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool cabanas (surcharge), pool umbrellas
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
UNESCO Sustainable Property

Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWafi City Mall4 min walk
  • Popular LocationMohammed Bin Rashid University Of Medicine and Health Sciences6 min walk
  • Popular LocationAmerican Hospital Dubai12 min walk
  • AirportDubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.)12 min drive

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About this area


Located in Bur Dubai neighbourhood, Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk is connected to a shopping centre. Dubai Frame and Dubai Fountain are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Wafi City Mall and Gold Souk. Check out an event or a game at Meydan Racecourse, and consider making time for Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Wafi City Mall - 4 min walk
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid University Of Medicine and Health Sciences - 6 min walk
  • American Hospital Dubai - 12 min walk
  • Lamcy Plaza - 2 min drive
  • Creek Park - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Health Care City Station - 5 min walk
  • Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) - 12 min drive


  • Brasserie Boulud — 1 min walk
  • Taiko — 1 min walk
  • Thai Chi Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Medzo - 4 min walk
  • Cactus Cantina - 4 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk

Art Deco hotel connected to a shopping centre in Dubai with 2 restaurants
This hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour fitness centre, a swim-up bar and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 595 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and LED TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, premium bedding and separate baths and showers.
Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk offers 595 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness centre.
Sofitel Spa with L'Occitane has 8 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk?
As of 7 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk on 22 May 2021 start from £101, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk located?
Located in Bur Dubai, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Wafi City Mall and Dubai Creek. Dubai Frame and Dubai World Trade Centre are also within 3 mi (5 km). Health Care City Station is 5 minutes by foot and Oud Metha Station is 19 minutes.