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RIVA Beach Club

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Lovely place for a calm beach time out

A pleasant beach club with superb view on the Palm. Entrance is chargable and it includes towels... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Olha_letstravel
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
via mobile
‘Enjoyable Day’

After reading the previous review we were a little dubious about coming here however, we had a... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
307cliver
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Swim. Dine. Unwind. RIVA - a truly unique Ristorante, Bar and Beach located on the iconic Palm Jumeirah with stunning views of the Arabian Gulf, Burj Al Arab and the Downtown Skyline. A relaxed, vibrant, fun and family-friendly environment perfectly...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing food and service. Lovely Beautiful setting outside. We all had a selection of starters first and then mains.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank deanh170
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I come to riva with my mother , i like the place, view, service, friendly staff, atmosphere is beautiful, good promotion for ladies night and i would love to come back again and always i will suggest to my friends to join Riva.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 63tatyanan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We come here every week for either lunch or dinner and are always having a great experience! Good variety of food, very friendly personnel, great views and atmosphere. They're also having some good deals and offers throughout the week. We would recommend it to anyone...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnnaVSSilva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant beach club with superb view on the Palm. Entrance is chargable and it includes towels and free usage of sun beds. There are smoking areas and sofas for having lunch or just chilling with friends. It's a mid-sized club with quite mid-sized pool,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Olha_letstravel
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Olha, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I along with the team were delighted to see you enjoyed your experience with us from food and drinks to the facilities and view. We sincerely hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Riva as part of a complimentary access from our hotel. Staff are unfriendly, rude and unwelcoming. The staff on the front door of Riva are even worse it's like entering a security camp. The sun beds are filthy, cigarette buts in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vickilettice
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Vickilettice, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I was, as you might imagine disappointed to learn of your experience with us as I do not feel this is reflective of the level we strive to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is the worst me and my family ever has experienced on holiday. We would never recommend this place to anyone. My sister asked for an umbrella to get some shadow for her newborn child. We were just told that it wasn't their problem....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank miranda-brad
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Miranda, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I was, as you might imagine disappointed to learn of your experience with us as I do not feel this is reflective of the level we strive to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Beach is Nice and clean and so is the pool, but the service is so poor.. Waited 40 min for food and when we asked about it, they just asked us if we didn’t get it 🤷‍♀️More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michella79
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michella, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I was, as you might imagine disappointed to learn of your experience with us as I do not feel this is reflective of the level we strive to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location with beautiful view, quality of food is really so so, staff service was not great, reluctant to provide breakfast menu when it is not 1pm yet.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Luckyhh
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lucky, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I along with the team were delighted to see that you appreciate our venue. I do apologize if the service was not up to the standards on your...More

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Way to go! #teamriva fantastic music by the pool bar and beach, ladies day wednesday and thursdays and always ask for my fav bar manager Ahmed who would go above and beyond to ensure ur drinks keep coming and ur mode just gets better. Kudos...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lilokhalaf
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Dear Lilokhalaf, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I along with the team were delighted to see you enjoyed your experience with us and that you appreciate our new Ladies Days. We sincerely hope to see...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

After reading the previous review we were a little dubious about coming here however, we had a great day... The cost of AED 175 per couple is all day, there is a special deal on certain drinks between 12-2. Bottles of beer, glass of wine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 307cliver
Mirona S, Manager at RIVA Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Dear Cliver, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to RIVA. I along with the team were delighted to see you enjoyed your experience with us from food and drinks to music and view. We sincerely hope to see...More

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ello603
18 December 2018|
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Response from Jeanto-S | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so , only Movenpick jlt has access , however drinks are payable in both cases
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sallycB5313MD
5 June 2018|
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Response from sallycB5313MD |
Thanks but went there today and it was not chilled at all- was way too warm - like swimming in someone else old bath water. At this time of year in Dubai pools are uncomfortably warm unless they are chilled- I won’t be going... More
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sallycB5313MD
5 June 2018|
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Response from pauldam | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in March the pool was a comfortable temperature, most pools are heated or cooled in Dubai to suit the climate and particularly the extreme heat at this time of year. I would expect the pool to be chilled at... More
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