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El Aurassi Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave Frantz FANON-02 | Alger, Algiers 16000, Algeria
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was in this hotel back in 2008, it seems like they have done complete rehabilitation works, before that time it looked very outdated futuristic (bright orange colors and 80's style futuristic ornaments were used everywhere). i remember it as a descent hotel for business trips, i just always woke up early in the morning because of the nearby Mosque... More

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Cork, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly, the hotel is nice and well located but 5 stars? Hell no! It would deserve 3 at best. The service is terrible, the food is bad and it's way too pricey. I paid something like 2700 Dinars for a burger (27 euros more or less). Now I don't mind more for food if it's good but you would get... More

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Bourg-en-Lavaux, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The Aurassi completed its rehabilitation works! Of course the building's still a big concrete block, and the stay there is still overpriced, but now the rooms are neat, and I found the staff rather friendly. It's a good idea to pack some ear plugs because of ventilation noise from outside.

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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This hotel has been refurbished to a good standard loved having separate toilet from the shower room (both with their own sink). Slight problem with the shower spraying water everywhere soaking the floor. Beds and bedlinnen as big and comfy as a Vegas hotel. We booked a garden view and was pleasantly surprised to see the port from our balcony... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I tend not to judge a place on a one-time experience…unfortunately, this is the second time I have stayed at ‘El Aurassi’, and I felt compelled to let people know a few things about this place. The first time staying was a new experience for me. It was my first time in Algeria, and it was for business. Given that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

with not many options to stay in Algiers, i use to be at el aurassi. the hotel is nice by itself, wonderful views over the bay. But, the services are hoooorrible. bad food at unresoneable prices, breakfast area seems like a place were a worldwar has taken a place. 5 stars yes but a 2 stars level. the only reason... More

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Rabat, Morocco
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

A very impressive building indeed, marble and wood all over the place, beautiful view on the city. Unfortunately, the service is not at the level, besides the restaurant people who are friendly. Issues: - laundry picked up my clothes and filled the form for laundry request themselves (I was supposed to file it) - laundry picked up my clothes and... More

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Brasilia, DF
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Although it is a very impressive site, the Hotel lacks the excellence in service it would be expected from it. The view of the Algiers Bay is indeed stupendous, as well as the rooms and other facilities. However, it is hard not to conclude that the service quality and the meals compromise the experience. The very expensive rates foster expectations... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The hotel is massive, very luxurious and clean, the rooms are spacious and the bed is comfortable. The view of the Bay of Algiers is spectacular. On top of that the swimming pool is great and the spa is stunning. Some of the services are not up to the level. I would mention especially the service in the various restaurants.... More

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london
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

no improvement since my first visit, such a shame, this hotel has the potential to become a leading hotel in Algeria, rooms are nice and spacious but breakfast is really poor for 30 euros which is a massive amount in Algeria, staff are careless and client is the last of their worries, came to reception for check out and had... More

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Address: Ave Frantz FANON-02 | Alger, Algiers 16000, Algeria
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Location: Algeria > Algiers Province > Algiers
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — El Aurassi Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 453
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