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Grand Excelsior Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Al Kuwait Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #240 of 478 Hotels in Dubai
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jalgaon, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was good not excellent ,, I will give it 3* Services were good Food was good Rooftop pool was excellent , Overall a 3 star hotel not 4 star.. Location is also good not too far from shopping , nightlife areas .. Bathroom were not maintained properly .

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had arranged a big group here from 4 - 7 Sep and our overall experience was satisfying. The check in for the entire group was very smooth considering that there was another big group check in happening at the same time in the hotel. Front office staffs were extremely helpful. Rooms are old but well maintained. I believe that... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel from 18/8/14 to 21/8/14. Rooms were good cosy and comfortable but the other services were really bad. Was disappointed by the front desk attitude and non friendly people. The breakfast spread was nice for non veg but the veggies would be disappointed by less options.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The rooms were nice, they obviously allow smoking in the rooms as there was a slight smell of cigarettes, but not too bad. We requested a room furthest away from the nightclub after reading reviews here and didn't have any issues with the noise. The bed was soft and room spotless. The staff however need training. Filipino girl who checked... More

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We were picked up from the airport which was nice, then arrived and all looked good. Got to the room and it stank. It was a smoking room. I was so sick from it, it's not funny. I asked to be moved however they couldn't move us. We were also supposed to get a fruit basket in the room and... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Pleasant hotel inside and out - all glittery and golden but alas the sleep quality ruined the whole stay for me. The nightclub is far too loud for the style of hotel which is very open plan with lots of marble allowing the sound to travel to the rooms easily.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We arrived and could not get as room until after 2 pm. No problems, we stored our luggage. When we did get to our room we stayed four nights. 9th floor. Room was clean but bit small, and lighting rather drab. The room has stale air and no opening windows, so we started to get giddy. Air con works but... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We have stayed here three times now using Dubai as a two night stopover en route from Australia to London and Paris. Our travel agent always obtains a good rate and I think the hotel represents very good value for money. It is reasonably well situated in that it is a cheap short taxi ride to anywhere you would want... More

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Bangalore, India
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13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a great stay at Grand Excelsior formerly known as Dhow Palace which is conveniently located in Bur Dubai area , Good location for shopping and Night life. The rooms are quite spacious and tidy . The staff very helpful . Ideal for groups and individuals.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This hotel was an amazing surprise. It was stuck out in a back street near the Emirates Mall- no views- built like a ship inside and outside. It had fabuloue staff an excelent manager who worked very hard in the two weeks we stayed there to make our stay a real pleasure. The food was so good and differet every... More

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Address: Al Kuwait Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Excelsior Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Hotel Dhow Palace
Dhow Palace Hotel Dubai

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