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El-Salamlek Palace

Address: Alexandria, Egypt
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Ranked #14 of 39 Attractions in Alexandria
Type: Architectural Buildings, Lookouts, Cultural
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Lookouts, Cultural
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Cairo, Egypt
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379 reviews 379 reviews
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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is the historic hunting lodge of the Royal Family. The rooms are old and elegant. Lots of royal family photos in the lobby to browse through, including wedding photos so you can see what a production they were. And the hotel has an excellent restaurant as well. Staff are very friendly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The rooms are just huge! To really enjoy book a room in off-season and get the big suites...This is how the guests of the Royals used to spend their summer stays... But all is old and just about maintained. Nice experience and you are propelled into the past....

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Ahmedabad, India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

During my visit to Alexandria, which is a beautiful beach front city, with a necklace like coast line right in front of the tall buildings which form the facade of the city. I visited the El Salamlek Palace because i was in Alexandria and its one of the attractions there. Palaces are meant to have a history behind it and... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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28 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The place is amazing , old , historical , you will see the luxury of the Royal family and the family atemospher in their daily life ...it's transfer now to a hotel. Deserve to pay a visit to montazah

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

A very nice , old , historical pice of art, you will see the luxury of the Royal family and the family atemospher in their daily life.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

nice gardens and nice place, epic palace, also by the sea, the weather there is fabulous there you can find the gallery of the royal family

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

really it's so great, also it's view is wonderfull because from it you can see most of montaza palace.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Very wonderful palace that is now transformed to a grand hotel. Excellent services in the hotel. Salamlek palace is a great monuments of Egyptian history.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

I cannot imagine what it would be like to live here. The grounds are beautiful and the view of the Med Sea is breathtaking. Great photo op.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

A great palace for Mohammed Ali Family now transformed to a hotel and restaurant.

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