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Phoenicia Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 11, Minet El Hosn, Beirut 846, Lebanon
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Ranked #6 of 113 hotels in Beirut
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
34 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here one week for business. The hotel is beautiful. Rooms very spacious, clean and comfortable. The staff is great, they will do anything possible to assure the comfort of guests. Great food in the Executive Lounge and at breakfast. The hotel is located in very convenient walking distance to shopping. Great security in the hotel. If you are... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you so much for choosing Phoenicia Hotel Beirut for your week stay, and for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. It is with great pleasure that we read about your experience and how you described it as “Fabulous in every way”. We are very delighted to hear that you spent a great time... More

Around the world
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I Got a high floor sea view ... stayed there in December the view was amazing ... the room is big, tidy and clean , the bathroom was perfectly clean and good smelling the stuff is very friendly, helpful and welcoming breakfast was delicious ... many choices and perfect the only thing that bothers me was the internet ... speed... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear M_Kewan, Thank you for choosing Phoenicia Beirut for your stay during December and we greatly appreciate your feedback and review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and found our facilities and services up to your expectations and enjoyed your sea view room and breakfast at Mosaic. We apologize for the internet issue... More

Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I was there last christmas. Really I liked this hotel. Location was very good. Food was tasty and wifi was very fast. They have friendly staff who dealed with me like a queen. Really I felt my self as a vip person. I'd like to thank all of them from Front office to House keeping ... greetings...

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Duniai, Wow, what an amazing straight forward review that says it all! First of all, thank you for staying with us at Phoenicia Beirut during Christmas and for taking the time even after a while to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are very delighted to hear that you spent a great time at Phoenicia and felt like a... More

Amman, Jordan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Spent a week in Intercontinental Phoenicia Hotel, Beirut. It's in a beautiful area overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. It's 5 minutes drive to the famous Hamra Street. Also close to many famous restaurants and night life. The staff were so friendly, helpful and professional. The hotel itself is beautiful, clean and very high standard. The rooms we stayed in were sea... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Huda B, We thank you so much for choosing Phoenicia Hotel for your week stay, and for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. It is with great pleasure that we read about your experience and how you described it as “Beirut’s number one 5 star hotel”. We are very delighted to hear that you spent a... More

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Congratulations on a great job. To find staff waxing lyrical about a hotel's history is as rare as important. Here we found the gem! Yesterday the Phoenicia was accepted as a Select Member of The Most Famous Hotels in the World. The Phoenicia was - like the St George - always top of our list, but certain circumstances made it... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear derreisende28, Thank you so much for your review of Phoenicia Hotel Beirut. It is a great honor for us to read your feedback and to know that we have been selected as a member of the most famous hotels in the world. It is true Phoenicia and Beirut hold a long history together and we do our best to... More

Conifer, Colorado, USA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying at the Phoenicia during a recent business trip to Beirut. This was my first trip to the Middle East, and I didn't know what to expect. To my surprise, the hotel was fantastic. It was one of the nicest hotels I've ever stayed in. The service was great and the staff very friendly. The... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear wespowell1, First of all let us thank you for choosing Phoenicia Beirut for your stay during your first visit to the Middle East, and thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. It is with great pleasure that we read about your experience and how you described the hotel as “fantastic”. We are very delighted... More

Miami, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Despite the explosion that shake my room like an earthquake their beds are not comfortable and their pillows are the worst I ever had in any hotel I stayed around the world. The hotel prices for restaurants and services are exaggerate and do not match the regular service you get for it. The internet is very very slow and the... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Karl d, Thank you for choosing Phoenicia Beirut for your stay and for taking the time to express your thoughts and concerns on TripAdvisor. We strive to provide the best possible service and experience and it is always great to hear from our guests on how we are doing. Please accept our sincerest apology for the experience you had... More

Cairo, Egypt
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Everything is Perfect! stunning hotel, certainly the best one of the best in beirut. The room was clean and perfect. A bit on the smaller side but it was great. Service was excellent from the room service to the concierge. Would definitely come back. worth every penny

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amr A, Thank you for your stay at Phoenicia Beirut; we greatly appreciate your feedback and review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and found our facilities and services up to your expectations and described them as “perfect”. One again, we thank you for choosing the Phoenicia Beirut and we hope to... More

Saint-Maur-des-Fosses, France
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
34 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

this hotel use to be the jewell of the new BEYROUTH CENTER after is reopening , but during the last 2 years some new hotels came and overpassed it , in term of service and global confort . of the course the political situation in LEBANON is not helping the management in new investment , but the price ( over... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Xavier R, Thank you for choosing Phoenicia Beirut for your stay and for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We have well received your comments concerning our hotel and we respect your opinion. However, we would appreciate if you can contact us and provide us with more details about what exactly made your stay unpleasant as... More

Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Certainly enjoyed my recent visit. The hotel is quite grand and it overlooks the Corniche which is across the road. The staff are all quite excellent and go out of their way to be polite. The food and drink is certainly pricey but quality always comes with a cost. My favorite part of my stay was the gym. Everyday I... More

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Tamara S, Manager at Phoenicia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TravelingFarmer V, Thank you for choosing Phoenicia Beirut for your stay ; we greatly appreciate your feedback and review. It was a great pleasure to read your positive post especially highlighting our Phoenicia Gym. We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and be assured that you always have the Phoenicia family waiting for your return.... More

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Additional Information about Phoenicia Hotel

Also Known As:
Intercontinental Beirut
Address: PO Box 11, Minet El Hosn, Beirut 846, Lebanon
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Location: Lebanon > Beirut
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Beirut
#5 Luxury Hotel in Beirut
#6 Business Hotel in Beirut
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Phoenicia Hotel 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea with its majesty and grandeur, Phoenicia InterContinental stands proudly at the heart of Beirut, a few minutes from the city’s business and banking district, the major shopping areas and the vibrant downtown. ... more   less 
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