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Bab Al Bahr Hotel

Rte. Al Cornice, Tripoli, Libya
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Bab Al Bahr Hotel
Ranked #27 of 32 hotels in Tripoli
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I have stayed in the hotel a few times over the years and only recently has it come anywhere near justifying its price. The lobby has 24 hour security and a small bank which gives great rates on money exchange. If you do stay here try to ask for a city side room if you want a decent phone or... More

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

It is a very awful & pathetic property in terms of professionalism and service delivery. Located on sea side gives an advantage for the travelers to have a glimpse of sea and enjoy the sea facing rooms. But believe me, this can be good only when you have someone to take care of. Guys at the reception seems to be... More

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Brechin, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

This government owned hotel is truly awful. From the unsmiling reception staff, very few who can speak English in a supposed 5 star hotel, to the shocking room service it is a disaster. It took 48 hours for them to supply toilet tissue despite being asked on several occasions. The minibar in the room is empty and I eventually had... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Last time i had been here was 2.5 years age & it was horrible. Now, i was happy to find it recently renewed . Its location is perfect & quite, you're few steps away from Tripoli tower which is a nice shopping center to hangout, few steps away from Dat Elemad 5 towers which are business buildings even western embassies... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Its location is better than the other hotels but service quality and hygen is terrible. I suggest Hotel Cairo. Its at the city center, close to the green spuare. Good staff nice service. 10 rooms small hotel but better than the 5 stars and the others. Go there!

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Rome, Italy
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 via mobile

PROs. Nice sea view, spacious rooms, TV works, buffet meals so you do not have to wait, price is relatively cheap (150LDY = $120/night) - but poor value compared to the high overpriced alternatives in the city. CONs. Unprofessional, inefficient and slow reception and checkin, and they insist on that you pay nearly all the stay in advance (if you... More

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Erd, Hungary
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

I spent 3 days in the Bab Al Bahr hotel in Tripoli between September 3-6 2012. I could recommend the hotel placed on the sea side for business travelers without special expectations. Compared to the price and other alternatives you can get in Tripoli, Bab Al Bahr is a good solution. The rooms are acceptably clean and relatively large, half... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

The hotel might be good or average but there is no standards at all. I have made my reservation on-line from another third party website, and imagine what, they said that they never book online and I have to pay for my reservation which already paid. I dont have any other solution but to book again and claim my money... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

The location is nice, in front of the seaside (the seaside is terrible btw) between the Corinthia and the JW Marriot. The hotel although has been renovated is not very clean. I asked to change the first room the gave me because there were stains everywhere. The second one was slightly better but still inadequate. The breakfast is very poor... More

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

I visited the Bab Al Bahr Hotel yesterday. I heard before that it was quite rundown, but found that they have pretty recently renovated the hotel from the 7th floor up. This hotel has one of the nicest views of any hotel in Tripoli as it sits overlooking the beautiful Mediterranean coastline! It is also not far from downtown Tripoli,... More

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Additional Information about Bab Al Bahr Hotel

Also Known As:
Bab Al Bahr Tripoli
Address: Rte. Al Cornice, Tripoli, Libya
Location: Libya > Tripoli District > Tripoli
Business Center with Internet Access Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
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Ranked #27 of 32 hotels in Tripoli
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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