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Helnan Aswan Hotel

The Nile Corniche, Aswan, Egypt
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Adelaide
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were treated so well at Helnan Hotel. We used this hotel as part of our time on tour in Egypt with encounters Travel. We felt pampered in our room. The view was just incredible and to sit on the balcony at night and feel the breeze of the River Nile is incredible. Wifi is slow and is in the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great hotel with large rooms and even better view if you get the villas located just in-front of the Nile River. The hotel also boasted an impressive lobby. It’s a pity that I manage to stay at the hotel for only 1 night as part of a tour and we had to depart early at 3.30am which... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 4 guests and took 2 double rooms and stayed for 1 night on 10th March 2015. They claimed that the property is a 5 star property. Upon checking in and after being allotted our rooms, we were completely disappointed. the rooms were very very basic. The beds were not comfortable at all. The air conditioning in one of... More 

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New Delhi, India
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I stayed for one night - the hotel seems good in terms of location and sight seeing but the service was bad , no room service menu , when I wanted to order and called up - the guy started telling me the menu items on phone - not sure what to say about them on this point . Stay... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The pros - good sized room with great views over the Nile. That's about where the pros stop. The staff (apart from a couple of reception staff), almost everyone from restaurants, concierge, housekeeping to room service speak hardly 2 words of English. There are no mini bars, no kettles not even a room service menu in the room. I had... More 

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Huron, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Great location, all rooms enjoying the view of the river Nile and little islands, walking distance to the market (souk). Room rate including breakfast offering a wide varieties of food, pastry, more than 100 items. I stayed March 3&4, staff was professional, polite and helpful. Fantastic location, all rooms enjoy direct view of the Nile, Very interesting lobby that qualify... More 

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Aarschot, Brabant, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

All the rooms have Nile view witch is just amazing. The rooms are spacious, rather clean, but in need of renovation. Breakfast was fine but the dinner was not our best experience - seems to be a big problem in Aswan as we ended up buying 1/2 grilled chicken in the souk ! During our stay most guests were business... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Stayed in Helnan hotel, Aswan for 1 night. The hotel is badly in need of serious repairs. The toilet flush in our bathroom broke again within minutes of the first repair. The room phone was not working and we had to go to the reception area to order room service. Food was ok. Service isn't professional. The only plus point... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

It was much appreciated that the Helnan Aswan was so attentive to our safety and security during our stay. The service we received was impeccable, which really helped us relax during our first night in Egypt. The gentleman even opened up the restaurant (we arrived very late) so my friend and I could have something to drink when we arrived.... More 

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Shibin al Kawm, Egypt
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I was at Helnan Aswan from 12-14 February There's something wrong, the location is very good ; an amazing Nile view BUT Very old rooms with old carpets Hardly average service No wifi at rooms ( free wifi at lobby & restaurant) Non professional staff ( but kind & simple) It's not reasonable to be a 5 star hotel Honestly,... More 

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