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Grand Arabia Hotel

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Overview
Jl. Prof. A. Majid Ibrahim II no. 3, Banda Aceh 23243 Indonesia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
2 Star accommodation
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Zubaidah Z
Cyberjaya, Malaysia
107
Reviewed Aug. 16, 2017via mobile
We were there when the hotel was having a minor reservation. But it didn't bother us as we were out the whole day.

Breakfast is simple, starts at 7.00 am.

Located just a few metres walk from Tsunami museum. For those who love to stay fit by jogging/running, the hotel doesn't have gymnasium but right opposite the hotel is Blang Padang where you may go for a run.

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Rinatania F
116
Reviewed Aug. 4, 2017via mobile
This hotel is by far, the best in Banda Aceh. I moved here from another hotel which was completely horrible.

The hotel is located in the city centre, 15 minutes walking from Masjid Baiturrahman. Bear in mind that there is no public transportation in Aceh (taxi, bus, or anything). The option for transportation is either bentor (becak motor) or you can rent a car for IDR 600.000 per day or IDR 150.000 per hour from the hotel.

There is a lift and the bell boy is available upon request. Room is spacious, AC works properly, adequate speed for the wifi but acceptable (consider the location), hot and cold shower. I stayed one night in a superior room and I had to move to a suite because all the superior room was booked for a government official meeting. The price for the suite room is not as expensive as it is in Jakarta.

The hotel has a massage service, but I wouldn't recommend it. It feels like as if the therapist did not put any pressure when doing the massage, hence it feels like she was jut touching your skin.
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Abdi617
Jakarta, Indonesia
383
Reviewed Apr. 22, 2017
The room is nice, quite spacious and good bedding although still full with mosquitoes. It is located at the city center, close to Aceh Tsunami Museum, in front of Blang Padang field where you can find a lot of food-stall in the evening, and not far from Rujak Aceh and a nice coffee shop. The hotel is still under construction, therefore, you may be disturb with the noise and the dust from construction activities. Other than that, it's quite nice hotel.
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Erwin N
10
Reviewed Feb. 21, 2017
the hotel is under construction. services are very poor. hotel staff didn't response the complaints. the room was full by mosquiteos. bed cover and pillow was dirty and didn't change for 3 days. breakfast was very simple. its really disappointed. although the hotel location is perfect, the hotel overall services are very bad.
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banyoe b
jakarta
75
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2015
I stayed 4 days in this hotel on Dec 2014 which located walking distance to Aceh Tsunami Museum (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aceh_Tsunami_Museum). The room is good and clean and also received good services from the hotel staffs. Breakfast its very simple, but I mostly enjoy to find/explore alternative Aceh food and coffee :)
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About
Description
Grand Arabia Hotel offers accommodation in Banda Aceh. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and is equipped with a TV. Rooms have a private bathroom fitted with a bidet. More Extras include slippers and free toiletries. Grand Arabia Hotel features free WiFi . You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$50 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Paviliun Seulawah
Location
Indonesia > Sumatra > Aceh > Banda Aceh
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$50 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Paviliun Seulawah
Location
Indonesia > Sumatra > Aceh > Banda Aceh
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Room & Suite (1)
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"there are others hotel nearby which may be better than this one"
ErwinN27
Feb. 21, 2017
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"rooms closest to the junior school can expect children's noises from early on."
kathymY6036JD
Feb. 18, 2013
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