Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Dubai hotel in Al Barsha, near Ski Dubai

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Dubai hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 2 mi (3 km) of Ski Dubai and Mall of the Emirates. Souk Madinat Jumeirah and Jebel Ali Race Course are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and 3 coffee shops/cafés.

Room Amenities

All 230 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include sitting areas, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs.

Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha provides a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 3 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a grocery/convenience store. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1001 square feet (93 square meters) include conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a nightclub, a rooftop terrace, and spa services. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 230 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 3 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 93 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1001 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

A La Grand - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Copacabana - This pub serves light fare only.

On The Grill - Onsite restaurant.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
A tourism fee is imposed by the city and collected at the property. The fee is AED 15 for the first bedroom per night, and increases by AED 15 per night for each additional bedroom. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in your confirmation email.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 150 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No pets or service animals allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AED 300 per night
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 499.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 249.50 (from 6 to 11 years old)
  • Tourism fee: AED 15 per accommodation, per night
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 50 for adults and AED 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 160 per vehicle (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AED 0 (one-way), (from 0 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: AED 200
  • Late check-out fee: AED 200
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 150 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Grand Excelsior
  • Grand Excelsior Dubai
  • Grand Excelsior Hotel
  • Grand Excelsior Hotel Dubai
  • Hotel Grand Excelsior
  • Grand Excelsior Al Barsha

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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