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Hotel Gran Marquise

4.0 of 5 Av. Beira Mar, 3980, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60165121, Brazil
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lutjebroek
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant staff,comfortable room and bed Great breakfast buffet In room few signs of wear and tear perhaps for a future renovation The only negative surprise is that coffee in the room was not a courtesy but was charged 8 real a cup!

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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

In a first Look, you think, "Yes, This is a very nice hotel", well this is far away from reality. here is the problems. 1- The Lobby smells like a dirt Aquarium, probably because there are a "river" in the lobby, beautiful, but stinks. 2- the service is very poor. 3- the reason for i give 2 stas, instead 3.... More 

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Bydgoszcz, Polska
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I was staying in Gran Marquise for 5 nights with friends. We were very satisfied and happy to choose this hotel in Fortaleza. Staff ( reception desk, maids, bellboys, staff from breakfast restaurant) were extremly nice and helpful... breakfast were delicious with a lot of fruits!!! I will stay there again!!!

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João Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Excellent hotel! We are Brazilians. I stayed with my family coming from Natal and João Pessoa where we live. We were afraid because of the dubious video presented on the website and the neighbourhood in Fortaleza nearby the port of Mucuripe. However, our stay was very good. We loved the room and the service. The lobby is a special place... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have visited Fortaleza many times and generally stay in another well rated hotel - but wanted a break - so guided by reviews decided to try this hotel. I have to say that I will probably change to stay at this hotel rather than the other. the Room is well laid out, comfortable, the air conditioning is excellent (the... More 

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Bowie, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

Some years ago I used to visit Fortaleza and surrounding Ceara beaches about 4 times a year. While I stayed at many hotels up and down the Beira Mar and beyond, I always found that the Grand Marquise was the best as well as the more expensive hotel of the lot. During a recent stay at the Grand Marquise I... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I spent 11 days at the gran marquise ,.I would stay there again without a doubt. The hotel is very good in location. 1 block from the shops and restaurant ,.central and close to the beach ..safe walking around at night. The staff were always willing to help with any enquiries that we had, They were all very friendly, Especially... More 

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Recife, PE
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Staff is very kind, breakfast has many different kind of bread options, juices and many others. Hall is always clean and looks very nice too. Comfortable beds, great bathroom, specially the shower. They have a charming fountain in the entrance as well.

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Recife, PE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I was at the hotel for 3 days at work, always lodge me at the hotel and I think it very good , I believe they need to improve on internet signal and with the air conditioning that are a bit noisy . I recommend hosting .

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Itu, SP
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The best in the hotel: 1- Location is great, the ocean facing rooms are worth the extra fee. 2- The hotel employees are extremely nice. I would like to specially recommend Helena, our housekeeper, that was great and we missed the day she was off and Andreza in the reception who proactively extended our stay and took care of everything... More 

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Gerente G, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Gran Marquise, responded to this review

Dear Guest, In your recent stay at our hotel we noticed your observation about the valet parking, elevators, infrastructure of the apartment and price of the minibar. We would like to kindly ask you to accept our sincerely apologies and all observations will be analyzed by an internal team, which will look for the causes and generate the needed improvements.... More 

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Address: Av. Beira Mar, 3980, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60165121, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Ceara > Fortaleza
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Gran Marquise 4*
Number of rooms: 230
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Also Known As:
Sol Melia Fortaleza
Sol Melia Hotel Fortaleza
Fortaleza Sol Melia
Hotel Gran Marquise Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Fortaleza
#1 Family Hotel in Fortaleza
#1 Business Hotel in Fortaleza

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