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Cham Palace Damascus

Maysaloun St. | P.O. Box 7570, Damascus, Syria
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest hotel in damascus. Clean large rooms. Very helpful staff. Nice breakfast. City center. Close to markets restaurants and cafes. Quiet lounge with beautiful decor. There is a very good chineese restaurant. On top there is a syrian restaurant where it rotates and u can have an amazing view of damascus

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Gdansk, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Very old hotel, must have been luxuary many yers ago but now need complet renovation. Big lobby, reasonable servis. Very big rooms. All very dirty. Good location walking distance to old town and good price make this hotel acceptable. Payments only cash

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Cairo, Egypt
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

It's old but working. Convenient. Anong the many of its restaurants, French revolving restaurant and Chinese are still open and offer relatively good food and alcohol. Brreakfast is available only through room service. It's in the middle of business center. You can find various shops around the hotel.

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Amman, Jordan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

the best thing in this hotel that its very old but still have the same charm, although syria is going through difficulties now ,but this is the best hotel in syria even that they build the Four seasons hotel ,this will stay the best and have its customers who will never change it

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Despite the turmoil raging in this lovely country the Cham Palace is an oasis in this once fine city. Everything works. Elevators are fast, room service and food is good, revolving restaurant on 15th floor is good. Staff are simply excellent. Wifi (payable) is good. Rooms are very good, spacious and clean. Beds are comfortable and bathrooms are roomy. I... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Back after 21 years and the old Cham hasn't changed much. There's other hotels in Damas much more expensive but if you know the various "rates" you can still get a good deal. Don't expect ferns and fans in this place and if you don't mind saggy beds, the odd bug and yella yella should you be foolish enough to... More 

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Jordan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Stayed there in 2010 with my family and relative we went their at the weekend, they chaged us EUR 250 for each room for less than 8 hours we checked-in at 7:00 PM and we used the room exactly for 5 hours sleeping that's it. Very expensive, below standard 5 stars hotel, very poor breakfast I could do better than... More 

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ATHENS
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Cham Palace Hotel is a good alternative for a hotel in Damascus. It is centrally located with a traditional flavor that other big hotels in Damascus lack. The lobby - reception area is really great - oriental traditional and also very refreshing. The rooms are very clean but pretty small. Services are also very good.

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Tehran
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2011

The hotel was decorated typically Syrian specially the lobby, it was nice and interesting.Comparing with most of the hotels in Syria that are not standard, Cham Palace is rather acceptable & standard. some rooms are too small. the receptionist told us that the swimming pool is private for women before midnight, but it was not true.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

Stayed for a total of four nights on two separate occasions during my tour of Damascus. - Very good location within walking distance from old town, four seasons hotel and nice restaurants - Decor is early 80's meets retirement home meets fake gold meets over grown green house - Bathrooms old and worn, shower filled up every time it was... More 

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