Intercontinental Hotel - Amman

ex. InterContinental Jordan

Islamic College Street, Amman, Jordan, 11180  show map
 5 stars
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Intercontinental Hotel - Amman

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Located in the heart of Amman, the 5-star Intercontinental offers luxury rooms. With accents of contemporary architecture, the hotel was built in 1998 and renovated in 2010.

This hotel is ideally located in a residential area, 2.0km from Al Hussainy Mosque, Lawrence's Spring (Ain Shalaaleh) and Jebel Al Weibdeh. It is set 2km from the center of Amman renowned for Darat al Funun, French Embassy and Zahran Palace .

Souvenir shops and a mall are within meters of the property.

Guests can reach Intercontinental by car from Queen Alia Intl airport in 30 minutes.

Rooms

With a superb view over the city, 447 rooms offer a mini-refrigerator, a personal computer, a laptop-size safe, a minibar and Wi-Fi along with an en suite bathroom featuring a hairdryer, free toiletries and bathrobes. Some rooms come with a view of Seven Hills. All rooms have carpet floor and chic furniture.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily in the royal dining room. The popular on-site restaurant specializes in vegetarian cuisine. The bar serves coffee, tea and juices as well as pastries and snacks.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of JOD 20 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers car rentals to all guests.

Relax

Guests can re-energize with massage, hammam and steam baths available on site. There are fitness classes and a gym provided at Intercontinental.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at JOD 2 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   447.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/Club floor
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Intercontinental Hotel - Amman Amman location
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Hotel Address:

Islamic College Street, Amman, Jordan, 11180

Get directions
City Center
  • Amman
    1.9km
Airports
  • Queen Alia Intl (AMM)
    26.8km
  • Ben Gurion Intl (TLV)
    97.5km
Restaurants
  • the Living Room
    190 m
  • Vintage Lounge & Restaurant (cuisine: International)
    180 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    447

Hotel Awards

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Best Luxury Hotels in Jordan

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Rooms and availability

Intercontinental Premium Double RoomIntercontinental Premium Double RoomIntercontinental Premium Double Room
Premium Double Room
Bed type: King Size bed
Size: 36m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Intercontinental Premium Suite
    Premium Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 76m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Intercontinental Club Intercontinental Double RoomIntercontinental Club Intercontinental Double RoomIntercontinental Club Intercontinental Double Room
      Club Intercontinental Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or Twin beds
      Size: 36m2
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      • Private bathroom
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        Intercontinental Classic Double Room
        Classic Double Room
        Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Single beds
        Size: 32m2
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Intercontinental Deluxe Double RoomIntercontinental Deluxe Double RoomIntercontinental Deluxe Double Room
          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 32m2
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            Intercontinental Deluxe Suite
            Deluxe Suite
            Bed type: King Size bed
            Size: 65m2
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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              Intercontinental Presidential Suite
              Presidential Suite
              Bed type: King Size bed
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Intercontinental Hotel - Amman Amman location
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                Hotel Address:

                Islamic College Street, Amman, Jordan, 11180

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Amman
                  1.9km
                Airports
                • Queen Alia Intl (AMM)
                  26.8km
                • Ben Gurion Intl (TLV)
                  97.5km
                Restaurants
                • the Living Room
                  190 m
                • Vintage Lounge & Restaurant (cuisine: International)
                  180 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  1 am
                • Check-Out:
                  until  1 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2010
                • Number of floors:
                  12
                • Number of rooms:
                  447

                Hotel Awards

                JordanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAmmanIntercontinental

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

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                Intercontinental Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Jerash - 3.0km

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1.8km

                Shopping areas

                • Al Mukhtar Mall Amman - 4.1km

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Amman Citadel - 2.0km
                • Roman Theater - 2.3km

                Stadiums

                • Sports City - 4.6km

                Local Attractions

                • The Jordan Museum - 1.9km
                  Ali bin Abi Taleb Street, Amman
                • Jebel Al Weibdeh - 4.7km
                  Jebel Al Weibdeh, Amman
                • Royal Automobile Museum & King Hussein Garden Tour - 9.4km
                  Amman Jordan, Amman
                • Abu Darwish Mosque - 3.8km
                  Jebel al-Ashrafiyeh, Amman
                • Ahl Al Kahf - 7.9km
                  Ahl al-Kahf Street, Amman

                Near the hotelNear the hotel

                • Darat al Funun - 1.5km
                  13 Nadeem al Mallah Street, Amman

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • the Living Room - 190 m

                    64% likes this, based on 68 reviews

                  • borj al hamam - 220 m

                    Address: Hotel Intercontinental Jordan
                    Phone: 64641361

                    78% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                    Price Range: CAD 21 - CAD 41

                  • Grappa Restaurant & Bar - 230 m

                    Address: Second Circle Jabal Amman

                    76% likes this, based on 20 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian, Middle Eastern

                  • Vintage Lounge & Restaurant - 180 m

                    Address: Second Circle, 6 Abu Salam Al Khallal Street
                    Phone: +962 6 465 4554

                    88% likes this, based on 41 reviews
                    Cuisine: International

                  • Bonita Inn, Restaurant & Tapas - 230 m

                    Address: 3rd Circle
                    Phone: +96264615061

                    66% likes this, based on 29 reviews
                    Cuisine: International, Spanish
                    Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 41

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  1 am
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  1 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    12
                  • Number of rooms:
                    447

                  Hotel Awards

                  JordanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAmmanIntercontinental

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

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                  Cities nearby
                  • Petra hotels - 127km
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                  • Ma'in hotels - 49km
                  • Dead Sea hotels - 42km
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                  Intercontinental Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Intercontinental

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    6.6

                    Location Cleanness Comfort inside room

                    Overall service ( you feel that customer is not first !) Value of money

                  • Couple
                    7.8

                    the premium room was soooo good it felt like home

                    i didn't like the long line waiting for the check-in , there was no desk for check in which i think it gives more privacy and makes u more comfortable .. and the loby wasn't so clean ..

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    Pleasant surroudings, happy attitude of the staff. They seemed to be very willing to help, to make the stay more enjoyable.

                    The lack of choice of food. Maybe because the main restaurant was closed for a function on the only daythta I wanted to have lunch at the hotel

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    The Executive Floor service is excellent.

                    Food quality is poor for an Intercontinental 5* hotel!

                  • Group of friends
                    7.4

                    The biggest problem with this hotel is that there is no non-smoking floor, just non-smoking rooms which is not that helpful when someone next to your room is smoking, serious problem for a 5 star hotel

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    I thought the rooms and facilties were excellent.

                    I was very unhappy with the service offered by the beauty salon - whilst the actual service (leg wax) was good, I was not advised that the hotel would charge an additional fee for using a service that was paid out separately. I also thought that the salon staff were quite poor in communicating what they could offer, when they could offer it, and how much it would cost.

                  • Single
                    7.0

                    No free Wi-Fi in the rooms, only at the Club Room

                  • Family with children
                    7.0

                    The rooms had a terrible smell that was coming from the sewers and the hotel management did no effort to solve the problem, buffet breakfast was nothing to talk about and the breakfast area was poorly ventilated that you would practically wear your food on you!!

                    the location was ideal, and the staff were friendly & the rooms were modern and stylish,

                  • Family with children
                    9.2

                    The Intercontinental hotel in Amman was awesome! The rooms were recently renovated with impressive finishes (marble bathrooms, lcd screen etc). We had 2 young kids (under 12 so no charge for them) & we chose 2 single beds which proved comfortable enough for sharing (in South Africa we classify it as a Double bed). Tea/cofffee making facillities is a non negotiable with young kids (one reason I selected Intercontinental over Kempinski Hotel). The Hotel also provides complimentary bottled water which is replenished daily. We particularly enjoyed the use of the the free facillities in the spa (including indoor pool, jaccuzi, steam room & sauna) which is open until 11pm. Amman is central & not to be missed attractions include Jerash (45 min drive), Dead sea (1 hour),Hot springs (20 mins from Dead sea), Petra (2.5 hours), Baptism site (1 hour), Mount Nebo (1 hour), Madaba/city of Mosaics (1 hour) etc. Taxi is the favoured way to get around but there are buses available. For longer journeys such as Petra always negotiate with taxi drivers for a better deal. The driver waits for you until you finish your excursion. You will need a full day in Petra. Be weary that taxi drivers take you to the most expensive shops along the way as they get a commission should you decide to buy something.There are military check points along the way to most tourist sites & you get asked for your passport so always keep it in your possesion.There are several shopping malls & notable ones include Mecca mall and the adjoining one (can't remember name). A metered taxi ride will cost 2-3 Dinars from Intercontinetal Hotel to the mall. I travelled in March which is a great time to visit as its the end of winter so the weather was perfect. This was the first time I used Booked.net so I was slightly nervous but I won't hesitate recommending this site to anyone who is looking for a great deal!

                    I was quoted a slightly higher amount upon check-in but I produced my Booked.net confirmation & this slight hiccup was immediately resolved.

                  • Family with children
                    8.2

                    Location

                    If you get a room by the pool and you see them setting up for a wedding in the evening ask for a different room right away.

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    Very clean.I slept well.The staff were nice and cooperative.

                    I checked regarding money exchange and I find out that the rate at the hotel was not at all matching with the local markets and banks.(Saudi reyals versus Jordanian Dinars)

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    The rooms are very comfortable and modern, same for the bathrooms - both the standard rooms and the suites. We were upgraded.

                    Smoking in the restaurants was a problem (but I suspect this is the same for all hotels in Jordan).

                  • Single
                    6.6

                    A good amount of lobby space with chairs for sitting, working, etc. The location to rainbow street and downtown is not bad.

                    I couldn't get the internet modem in my room to work, the curtains in the rooms were slightly broken and difficult to slide closed, and the aircon/heater unit made an annoying high whistling noise. When I first arrived the handle of my door fell off, but it was fixed the next day. There were not enough people working at the front desk relative to the demand on their time - needing any small assistance (e.g. getting change for a large bill) often required a significant wait. Its not out of the standard for international business hotels, but 17JD for 24 hours internet is a lot, there should at least be a more cost-effective weekly rate. Unless you pay for the breakfast buffet, there is no food available until 11:30 except room service.

                  • Couple
                    6.6

                    when they offered an upgrade, but the club formula was expensive

                    standard room not splendid. slow check in and check out

                  • Group of friends
                    9.2

                    Nice staff, good location, helpful employee.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Intercontinental Hotel - Amman Amman location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Islamic College Street, Amman, Jordan, 11180

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Amman
                    1.9km
                  Airports
                  • Queen Alia Intl (AMM)
                    26.8km
                  • Ben Gurion Intl (TLV)
                    97.5km
                  Restaurants
                  • the Living Room
                    190 m
                  • Vintage Lounge & Restaurant (cuisine: International)
                    180 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  1 am
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  1 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    12
                  • Number of rooms:
                    447

                  Hotel Awards

                  JordanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAmmanIntercontinental

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

                  Use Badge