We didn't get any early check in or late check out despite being a VIP access member.
Also, the hotel area is good, but has a night club and a bar, so very typical of some noise and such crowd around the hotel, so you can imagine what to expect ;)
Hotel stay was very good. Staff pleasant. Room cleaning was pathetic. I will suggest that you should never avail services of Travel desk. They promise something and what they deliver is nothing. Do not waste your precious time and money with the travel desk. We lost quite a bit believing them. Indian restaurant is very good and decent. Overall a good stay.
We booked this hotel after a great deal of research, for three nights in November 2015.
We found the staff to be particularly efficient and cheerful, the accommodation was good with spacious, quiet room on the 7th floor.
We also liked the location for its proximity to the reasonable local eating places. Taxis were plentyful, and getting around Dubai from the hotel was easy and relatively in expensive.
We stayed in the Orient Guest house on our 4-day stopover in Dubai on our way home from Australia. We found it an excellent choice , relaxing and very comfortable with a hearty breakfast in the courtyard.
The main administrative and shopping district, Bur Dubai contains some of Dubai's oldest buildings. Bastakiya is a carefully restored 'heritage quarter' of narrow alleys and courtyard houses cooled by wind-towers. Sheikh Maktoum's House (now a museum) is a fine example of 19th-century Arabian architecture. The nearby Dubai Museum offers a succinct account of the Emirate's history, while the Heritage & Diving Village recreates its maritime past.
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