Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Dubai hotel in Al Barsha, near Ski Dubai
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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).
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.
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.
- Good location
- Proximity to shopping
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Guestroom size
- Bathrooms could've been nicer
Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha
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
- 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
- Free valet parking
- Rooftop terrace
- 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
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
- Steam room
- Outdoor pool
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
- Separate sitting area
- Soundproofed rooms
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Access via exterior corridors
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Deep soaking bathtub
- Rainfall showerhead
- Bathtub or shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- 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
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body treatments
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
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-in time ends at midnight
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
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)!
- No pets or service animals allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
- 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
- Resort fee
- 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
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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.