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Al Safwah Royale Orchid

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ajyad Street, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had the blessed opportunity to stop by Makkah and perform our Umrah on our way to Europe last June 2013 (which means this is a late review - sorry! This review will also be about the overall Umrah trip. Skip to the third paragraph for just the hotel review). It was my first time planning an... More

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Alexandria Governorate, Egypt
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35 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

when you set on the bed and see the Kabaa you feel great the lobby is very large and great the room is very nice and you have kitchen inside the room the staff is very great and the hotel is very near to Kabaa and that the most important thing in Mekka i loved this place

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I stayed at this hotel in April 2014 during my umrah. The hotel was beautiful, right across from the masjid al haram, location could not be better! The hotel itself had a huge mall within it, including a food court. It is also literally right next to al bait mall, which is a fairly high end mall with great shops... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Stayed there 12-15 April 2014 as second leg of Umrah Trip. Location is very good you have to use lift and escalator to land in Haram courtyard. Hotel rooms are so so. We had a quad room which was actually double bed room but forcefully converted by placing two small beds into quad. Toilets are very small specially shower area... More

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Shah Alam
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58 reviews 58 reviews
47 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The hotel is located next to the Zam Zam Tower, at a corner of the Haram’s compound, on top of a shopping mall. The entrance and exit are via the shopping mall entrances. The hotel lobby is situated on the 2nd or 3rd floor, which is accessible via lifts or escalators from the ground floor. So, during peak hours, eg... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I had an honor of visiting the house of Allah from Feb 8 to Feb 10 2014. Over all the stay was extremely comfortable. We got there a couple of hours before the check-in time. Receptionist was kind enough to accommodate. He could have asked to wait in the lobby for 2 hours, but he didn't. First impression of the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

The location of the hotel is excellent as it is the nearest to the Grand Mosque. Like all the other major hotels in the Haram area, this hotel is located above a mall which gets very busy especially immediately after prayer sessions. You have to get on 2 elevators from the ground before getting to your room. However, access to... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

very well appointed hotel, nicely furnished but the furnishing is tatty, and the cleanliness is lacking completely. carpets dirty, cleaning is cursory, crumbs of guests past still in corners of room, and the room I occupied was in an internal tower. This meant that it was in perpetual darkness and the lighting in the room had to be used 24hrs... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I was staying at 22nd floor on Dec 2013. The hotel location is very good, very close to Masjidil Haram, surrounding by shopping centers and mall, the food was nice, service are good... but too bad the bathroom was very small

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

A nice hotel with in the heart of Makkah. Prime location at the foot of Al Masjid Al Haram. Excellent food within the same building on the restaurant floor. Souks are also there on 2 levels below the restaurant level. All of this in one building. Amazing!!! Hotel staff is friendly. Hotel room was tidy but not very clean. Bathroom... More

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Address: Ajyad Street, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia > Makkah Province > Mecca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Safwah Royale Orchid 5*
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