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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Memory foam beds, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

3.6 out of 5 Good
454 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Spa
Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSki Dubai15 min walk
Popular LocationMall of the Emirates6 min drive
Popular LocationSouk Madinat Jumeirah11 min drive
AirportDubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.)28 min drive

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  • Executive Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 55 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsExecutive Room
  • Suite

    Room amenities

    • 90 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuite
  • Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Superior Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuperior Room

About this area

Dubai

Located in Dubai's Al Barsha neighbourhood, Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha is in the city centre and near the beach. Ski Dubai and Burj Al Arab are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Mall of the Emirates and Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Travelling with kids? Make time for Wild Wadi Water Park, or head to an event or a match at Dubai Autodrome. With scuba diving and sailing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ski Dubai - 15 min walk
  • Mall of the Emirates - 6 min drive
  • Souk Madinat Jumeirah - 11 min drive
  • Wild Wadi Water Park - 12 min drive
  • Burj Al Arab - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Mashreq Metro Station - 3 min drive
  • AirportDubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • A La Grand — 1 min walk
  • Copacabana — 1 min walk
  • Thai Wok - 3 min walk
  • Red Tomato Pizza - 6 min walk
  • Moshi - 8 min walk

About this property

Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha

Family-friendly Dubai hotel in Al Barsha, near Ski Dubai
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 bathtubs, and other standard amenities include separate sitting areas, 24-hour room service and LCD TVs.
Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha offers 230 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature memory foam mattresses. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

This Dubai hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

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

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: AED 50 for adults and AED 25 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 3 coffee shops
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa services
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Corner/local shop
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Russian

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (1001 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Body treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens
  • Memory foam mattress

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 150.0 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AED 300 per night
  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 15 per accommodation, per night
  • 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.

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 the 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), (up to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: AED 200 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: AED 200 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 150.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

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 property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha and receive a full refund?
Yes, Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight. Early check-in is available for a fee of AED 200 (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for AED 200 (subject to availability).
Does Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AED 160 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is Grand Excelsior Hotel Al Barsha located?
This family-friendly Dubai hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Fatima Abdullah Mohammed Rasheed Mosque, Ski Dubai and Mall of the Emirates. Souk Madinat Jumeirah and Wild Wadi Water Park are also within 3 miles (5 km). Mashreq Metro Station is 21 minutes by foot and Mall of the Emirates Station is 23 minutes.
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3.7/5

Cleanliness

3.7/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
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Poor property and service ... bad and expensive food , noisy , too expensive to the quality
Stayed 7 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
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Overall good value for the price but the hotel is a bit on the older side & we had some minor cleanliness issues with the room. Also the breakfast was pretty mediocre compared to our stays in other Dubai hotels. Staff were nice & friendly.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

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The hotel was nice and clean the staff were friendly
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Very approachable staff and they help u with all means
Stayed 5 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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Rooms are big,good and wonderful really like it and want to come again
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019