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Address: Marsa Alam, Egypt
Phone Number: +20 2 22768998
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Port or ghost town!

It's a beautiful area and port but pretty empty of people or activity. We were there early morning and back again after our catamaran trip late afternoon. So perhaps it comes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Lena M
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Ipswich, United Kingdom

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like the place it's so nice for a family vacation , The Food the rooms was excellent and the animation team is too friendly and funny they have a lot of activities , I recommend it for all of you 👍🏼👍🏼

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Thank Ahmed V
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Dear Ahmed V Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review of your time spent with us at Port Ghalib. Your feedback and pinion is very important to us. We are happy you and your family had a great vacation and we will forward your feedback to the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back again... More 

Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its so nice walking area with the many shops and cafe. We found many souvenirs for all our frends. I recommend Port Ghalib as really nice place

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Thank Sofia S
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello Sofia S Thank you for the wonderful review about your recent to Port Ghalib. We are very happy you enjoyed your shopping trip and found everything you wanted to take home. Thank you for writing a review about your recent visit your feedback is very important to us and we hope to welcome you back soon. From Port Ghalib... More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a beautiful area and port but pretty empty of people or activity. We were there early morning and back again after our catamaran trip late afternoon. So perhaps it comes alive later. Lots of lovely shops and restaurants.

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Thank Lena M
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello Lena M Than you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Port Ghalib. Your feedback are very important to us as we want all of our visitors to have an enjoyable time. We are very happy you enjoyed your visit with us and found the area very beautiful. Normally on early morning guests... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice walking or jogging after a sunne day on the beach. Visit the dive center or just hanging arround watching diving boats getting back after A day away.

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Thank Per N
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello Per Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Port Ghalib your feedback and opinion is very important to us. Thank you for the lovely review we do hope that you had a relaxing holiday and where able to take home great memories of your stay. Thank you for visiting us and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Go there, the area is brilliant, the people are friendly and welcoming. The Bars are great. Just go there and enjoy the fantastic atmosphere. We have visited for the last eight years and will be back 😀

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Thank SSmith1160
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello SSmith1160 Thank you taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your recent visit to Port Ghalib and the friendly service you receive from all the people in our city. Your opinion and feedback is very important to us and we are very happy you are still enjoying your time with us 8 years later. :-) We... More 

Enfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We love going into Port Ghalib. Everyone is very friendly and the whole Port seems very relaxed. Davinos is a great place to catch up and chill ax at the end of a busy day.

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Thank josmith292
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello josmith292 Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review of your visit to Port Ghalib. Your feedback and opinion is very important to us. We are very pleased you enjoyed your time in Da Vinos and you love visiting our friendly city. We hope yu took home great memories of your visit and we look forward... More 

Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

All round brilliant place, it is where you can go for an authentic meal, a boat trip which is what we did, the boat/submarine trip was great, the crew were hilarious,or just a walk along the shops

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MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Dear LinnyKids Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Port Ghalib. Your feedback is very important to us as we want all of our visitors to have an enjoyable experience. We are very happy that overall you really enjoyed your time with us especially the submarine trip and their staff and found... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I was in marina lodge with my friends for 1 week and it was a great holiday there everything is very good there the staff and rooms and food everything and the beach also is nice we also interested the evening show with animation team they are so friendly special yoyo, mido, memo, they are nice we will back again

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Thank Youssef S
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Dear Youssef S Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Port Ghalib. Your feedback is very important to us as we want all of our visitors to have an enjoyable experience. We are very happy that you really enjoyed your time with us and found the beach area very good and animation... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Nice evening destination. With shops and bars. You can spend a full evening here. There's even a small casino here to enjoy.

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Thank Babbels
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Hello Babbels Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about your recent visit to City of Port Ghalib Your feedback and opinion are very important to us. We are very happy you enjoyed your evening with us and where able to take home some great memories of your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

London, United Kingdom
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281 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

We only had a brief explore of the port and area on our last night on our liveaboard boat that was based here. We walked around the shops and restaurants and along the water and it felt like a facade - lacking personality or life. The waiters and shop owners calling us into their establishments didn't look pleased to see... More 

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Thank EllieandAlexis
MichelleManagement, Manager at Port Ghalib, responded to this review

Dear EllieandAlexis Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Port Ghalib Resort. We would like all of our guests to have an enjoyable and memorable experience so your feedback is very much appreciated. We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience when walking around the souq and... More 

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