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Helnan Aswan Hotel

5.0 of 5 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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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 4 days ago NEW 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Mumbai
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is absolutely neglected by the management / owners and what a shame because the competition would give an arm and a leg for its location. It must have seen better days but presently it is in a state of decay. For instance the corridors outside our rooms were ill lit simply because the there was no maintenance to... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I stayed at Helnan from 26-30 January 2015. The hotel rooms are very tired and require a lot of renovation to keep up with 5 star expectation. The reception staff are ill informed about hotel facilities and entertainment schedules. They need to learn how to smile for a change. The restaurant staff are pleasant and helpful . The food is... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This has grandeur and an excellent location in front of the Nile on Aswan's Corniche. But it is really showing its age. The rooms are a bit shabby. The hotel has terrible internet (and none in rooms) and the dining options are disappointing. For the cost, there are nicer places to stay in Aswan.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately stayed here for 3 nights while touring Aswan. In hindsight we should have taken up the tour company's offer of moving us after the first night, but couldn't be bothered. POSITIVES: incredible view of the Nile and privacy from the huge windows; breakfast was a fairly decent buffet with a wide range of food; the hotel is enormous and... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stayed as part of a group on 12 on a tour of Ancient Egypt sights. It is supposed to be 5star but really is about 3 star. The rooms were dusty, the bathrooms were in need of a good clean, shower pipe leaked, grouting dirty and gaps between it and bath etc, toothbrush mug had remains of previous use... More 

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Darmstadt, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed at this hotel over New Year's Eve.. The building itself is huge and well located, however quite old and obviously hasn't been renovated in a while.. The bathtub had yellow streaks and was a bit disgusting. Also the furniture seems quite old and not very clean ( bed spreads, curtains, couch, etc. ). We also found the service... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Beautiful hotel. Lovely feel for our Xmas stay. Great condition. The rooms were great, tidy with a beautiful view over the Nile. The staff could have done with speaking a bit better English but were helpful enough. Free wifi was very useful too!

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Address: The Nile Corniche, Aswan, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Nile River Valley > Aswan Governorate > Aswan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Helnan Aswan Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 195
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Also Known As:
Iberotel Aswan Hotel Aswan
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#6 Luxury Hotel in Aswan

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