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Address: Pyramids Road, Giza, Egypt
Phone Number: 20-2-33-77-3222
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Activities: Golfing

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Old famous hotel right by the Pryamids

The Mena House has so much history, it is an old hotel but with super service and the best view of the Great Pyramid. It has a beautiful lobby and the gardens are superb. It is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Location is really cool with the pyramid view but service were average and wifi sucks ! Even after paying for wifi the speed is just 512 kbps , come on this is 2015.

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camax747
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The Mena House has so much history, it is an old hotel but with super service and the best view of the Great Pyramid. It has a beautiful lobby and the gardens are superb. It is a piece of heaven near busy Cairo.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

We recently stayed four nights at this one of a kind grand old hotel. The place rambles over 40 acres and is divided into new and old (dating from 1890s) sections. We started out in a great room with view in the new section but because of kids making a racket from 1 - 4 am in the wide hallways... More 

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Edinburgh
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13 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The main reason for staying here is the history and the location, about an hour's drive from the airport (on the other side of Cairo) and literally across the road from the Giza pyramids. It is a very good heritage property and should be selected on that basis, because there are better hotels in Cairo. Service is excellent. Rooms are... More 

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Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This hotel is the closest hotel to the Giza pyramids. The main dining room and bar have a lovely view of the largest pyramid. The grounds are well maintained, with a tropical feel, the food is overpriced (about $20 for appetizers) but well prepared, and the setting is nearly perfect. Outside of the Mena house, it is easy to pick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here with my wife and we had a room that over looked the pyramids. There is something really amazing about waking up and seeing the great pyramids as you open the curtains. This is probably one of the best hotels in Cairo, not just for the character, as it's has so much history, but also for the bars... More 

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great views of the pyramids without facing the hoards of hassling Egyptians. Fantastic restaurant with tons of history.

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

One of the best views i´ve ever had on a golf course. Very well prepared course. And also the club house is nice and the drinks and the food are quite good. A great expierence to play with view on the pyramids.

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Pacific Grove, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great location for seeing the pyramids. The hotel itself is nothing to write home about but does have a fantastic history. We really enjoyed the Indian restaurant in the hotel one evening.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Best resort to stay at while in Giza. Service excellent, resort amazing, pool fantastically clean, rooms clean, well appointed, hot shower never ending. Place was very well maintained, grounds are beautiful. Not one bad thing to say, and I mean not one

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