Moevenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
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Such an easy process for immigration, just stamped the passports, and no forms to fill in for customs/ quarantine. The first thing that hit us was the heat, like a sauna, and both of us were blind as our glasses fogged up due to the humidity. Our Movenpick Hotel is very nice, and service 100%. Caught a taxi into city and Dubai Mall, a huge place …
My second visit to UAE while first in Dubai. Made sure to see the Burj Al Arab and the indoor ski. Lots of contructions during that period.
... book, iPhone and iPad all stayed tucked away. Managed a few hours - 5? - sleep before touching down in Dubai at 11.25pm. Welcomed by 34 (!!) degree heat even at that hour of night, and thanks to a couple of other hotel guests holding the bus, scrambled onto our hotel shuttle and checked in just after 12:30am. Bed a welcome relief ! Hotel : Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport - AUD83 for the night INCLUDING buffet brekky and Wifi, and free airport shuttle. Completely worth every cent ...
... I was most perturbed to find it was a stainless steel base on the floor for squatting over. Found out later that other cubicles had western toilets! 5 hour trip to Vienna, well and truly sick of it by then. Vienna airport nice... Very quiet. Bought our 72 hour travel pass and got train into city, cheat ting to couple from California. Most unpleasant time trying to find our apartment. Details to come, Astrid.... Turkish kebab for tea. Hitting sack. 9. 15 here but 5 am at ...
Well, it's been a busy few days in Dubai! I don't think we've quite caught up with all the sleep we've missed yet, but we're having an amazing time! We were woken up early by the girls this morning, before they went to school, as we didn't see them yesterday - made for a very productive morning, with Lottie going for a run and me a swim! The flight was pretty good - we didn't get much sleep, but Lottie had a Prince Harry lookalike sat next to her, so that kept us ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility