Grand Excelsior Hotel

Address: Al Kuwait Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates | 5 star hotel
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This 5 star hotel, located in the بر دبي area of Dubai, is near Dubai Museum, Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Lama Desert Tours & Cruises L.L.C., and Big Red.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGrand Excelsior Hotel Dubai

    Reviewed by allanbe

    Excellent hotel

    Reviewed Jul 1, 2008
    by (28 reviews) Benoni , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    Really good hotel with large rooms and all the mod cons you could ask for. The service was also excellent. The only problem was the location. It is a bit of a distance from the main attractions, and it is not a good idea to walk in the heat of the day. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Excelsior Hotel Dubai

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Dubai


    A travel blog entry by robynp on Jun 01, 2015

    10 photos

    ... Having said this, there are excellent photo opportunities to be had outside or from the nearby Madinat restaurant and shopping complex next door, built in the style of an old Arabian souk which can offer a fun afternoon of exploration. We also visited a museum, a spice souk and a gold souk. We headed off to go up the Burj Khalifa tower but there was some confusion over the meeting place and we actually missed this ...

    For the love of food...

    A travel blog entry by diverjess on Mar 21, 2015

    8 comments, 3 photos

    ... of red wine every so often in one of the hotel restaurants or the lounge.

    Last week, Mike and I were invited to a team bbq at my boss's home where we met many of my new team members and their spouses. My boss - Mohamed - is Egyptian and quite a grill master... he started grilling all kinds of meat at 5pm and was continuouly grilling thru 9pm. We had an extraordinary selection, alongside some great Egyptian/Arab food. Have loved all the ...

    Not quite backpacking

    A travel blog entry by ladolcevitax on Sep 16, 2014

    5 photos

    First stop Dubai. Not really the backpacking kind of place but I've wanted to go for ages so who cares. So we definately didn't start the trip like backpackers, wed only been there 5 minutes and we ended up paying for a room upgrade.... totally necessary though because we didn't wanna sit around in the hotel reception for 6 hours (some kind of backpacking princesses I guess..that won't last).

    Because of the massive hype about Dubai and how ...

    The very last blog post of our superb honeymoon!

    A travel blog entry by mrandmrswaite14 on Aug 03, 2014


    ... felt like they were trying to show off how many sharks and large sting rays they could fit into what would feel like a bathtub! We also saw the world tallest building the Burj Khalifa and spent a long time in the hot sunshine trying to fit it into a photo! When we arrived back at the hotel we were shattered, so went up to our room for a quick nap at 6pm before dinner....we woke up at 6am... opps we must have needed a very long sleep! On Friday we spent a lovely morning ...


    A travel blog entry by timtol on Jun 23, 2014

    ... so we grabbed some comfy chairs and waited for the plane. I love airports and the only thing that was frustrating was the wifi connection, it kept dropping out, but this seems a recurring theme for our trip. We did take the opportunity to try one more bit of French cuisine, macaroons. They were delightful, we shared a pistachio, vanilla, chocolate and praline macaroon. My favourite was the vanilla one. Part 2 - Dubai It's 11pm here in Dubai and it's still 35 degrees outside. ...

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    Cooling off in the hotel pool, Dubai, UAE
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