Excelsior Hotel, one of the oldest modern hotel in Ipoh has gone through more than 3 decades in servicing uncountable number of visitor. To compete with the mushrooming new hotels in the city, Excelsior had also done several times upgrade of its guest rooms. However, this time it is undergoing a big one, a major renovation which require the entire hotel to temporary cease operation. This is a drastic move after the acquiring by new hotel owner. Just wonder whether the name Excelsior will no longer in use and become a history, or it will continue its service with this well-known name.