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Awal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Errebiya Elarbi Street (formerly Meseera el Kubra) | off Omar El Mokhtar Street, Tripoli 10.03.271, Libya
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Ranked #2 of 32 hotels in Tripoli
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lancaster, PA
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
79 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Free wifi in lobby. Decent speed. Very central location, though a decent walk to the market. Very nice reception Decent breakfast Modest room Cons: A little noisy if on the street sign No security Slow elevator Otherwise a great hotel if on a modest budget.

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, Guest Relations Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thanks for your review, we appreciate your comments. We are always happy to listen to our customers, and try to accommodate requirements wherever possible. With regards to the wifi service, we are actually just making a further upgrade to our satellite internet system this week. This should enable us to provide even better internet access to our guests,... More

Tripoli District, Libya
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I come very often for years to this hotel, I tried many other hotels in town and this is the best. Friendly people, tide and clean, small nice rooms and close to all other hotels and shops. It is good if you are coming for short business trips.

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review. We appreciate your comments. We hope to welcome you again to Awal Hotel soon. More

Zebbug
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The Awal Hotel is perfectly situated in downtown Tripoli just off a major artery of the road system, giving you a pristinely clean room (I counted 1 maid per 5 rooms which is unheard of), friendly staff, actually familiar staff that will do their best to service you every need. The internet is fast and pretty reliable by Libyan standards.... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review. We appreciate your comments. As you say, at this point in time we are only serving breakfast at our hotel; however we do offer a service where guests can order lunch or dinner from nearby restaurants and we take care of the delivery (room service). This service is provided for free through... More

Tripoli
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I recently had the chance to visit the Awal Hotel and was very impressed, especially by it's cleanliness! The hotel was spotless and seemed to be well run. The management and staff are friendly, and internet/wifi are available throughout the whole hotel. The hotel is very centrally located, just off the main street in downtown Tripoli, and sits right across... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Many thanks for your kind review. Your comments are very much appreciated, especially when coming from an experienced local travel operator. We hope to see you again soon. More

Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

I stayed in the Awal Hotel while interviewing for jobs in Tripoli. The hotel was immaculate and modern. The beds were extremely comfortable, and the breakfast was exceptional in comparison to those offered at other hotels in Libya. The Awal hotel is in a convenient location--within walking distance of Martyrs square on the water and the old city. The staff... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, many thanks for your kind review. We appreciate your comments and are glad that we met your expectations. We checked about the taxi issue and it seems that there was a misunderstanding from our side. Please accept our apologies. We hope to welcome you again to Awal Hotel soon. More

Malta
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Visited Libya on many different occasions and stayed at various hotels. Once I discovered Awal Hotel there was no alternative accommodation place where I felt welcome by the dedicated staff, cleanliness and comfortable rooms which are daily cleaned and coupled with its proximity to the main exhibition center and situated in the hearth of the business activity center Tripoli -... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. We appreciate your comments. We hope to welcome you again to Awal Hotel soon. More

Tripoli, Libya
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Myself & My company's guests prefer to stay at AWAL Hotel,Simply because everything at AWAL really traditional, Rooms are smart and classical, People working at AWAL are really friendly and helfull, I also enjoyed the quality of the breakfast offer where you can see different types of food, AWAL Hotel located in Triploi Center, You can reach to the national... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We hope to see you again in Tripoli soon. Best Regards from the management More

Tabriz, Azarbayjan-e Bakhtari, Iran
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Awal Hotel is a wonderful palace in Libya. When i trip to Libya i stayed 7 days. and i felt at in my home. Priminilary i want to say thank you all Awal hotel persons. Promise i will visit your country and your hotel. Please don't forget if you want to hospitality and comfort and clean in Tripoli you have... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. We hope to see you again in Tripoli soon. Best Regards from the Management More

Gharghur, Malta
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I have found Awal Hotel to be very welcoming and especially clean. Breakfast served was also to my liking given that there was much more on the table then in any other hotel around Tripoli. Staff was very friendly and polite. Wifi service available without any trouble. Will recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a good service in a... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review. We take great satisfaction when reading such comments. We hope to see you again soon at Awal Hotel, and do not hesitate to contact us should you require any assistance. More

Msida, Malta
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

I have been using regularly this hotel for more than two years, Just after the end of the Libyan War.It is very central, and clean, rooms well furnished, breakfast is good when compared to other hotels of the same category. Internet Wi Fi connection at times is very slow, however this depends on the national network. There is a car... More

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Awal_Hotel_Tripoli, General Manager at Awal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review. We hope to see you again soon at Awal Hotel. More

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Additional Information about Awal Hotel

Address: Errebiya Elarbi Street (formerly Meseera el Kubra) | off Omar El Mokhtar Street, Tripoli 10.03.271, Libya
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Location: Libya > Tripoli District > Tripoli
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 32 hotels in Tripoli
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Awal Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Awal Hotel offers a high standard of quality accommodation and hospitality that meets the needs of the holiday maker, business or corporate traveler. Awal Hotel is conveniently situated in El Meseera El Kubra Street, a very central location in the heart of Tripoli, just off Omar Al Mokhtar Street, one of Tripoli’s major business districts. The Tripoli International Fairgrounds can be reached within five minutes walk from the hotel, making Awal Hotel a perfect location for exhibitors and visitors alike. The hotel is also within few minutes reach by taxi to the foremost business centre The Al Fateh Towers and the Dath Al Imad Towers, both hosting commercial offices and retail outlets of numerous reputable international companies. ... more   less 
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