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Al Salam Camp

Tourist Port Road/Nile Corniche | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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Ranked #11 of 35 Specialty lodging in Luxor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013
Morag M UK
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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UK
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Ahmed and his family are excellent hosts at this peaceful camp on the west bank of the Nile overlooking Luxor. Ahmed speaks good English. Accommodation is primarily simple, clean huts around a shaded courtyard with fans. Camping is possible, but space is limited. The food is delicious home cooked fare, and Ahmed can provide alcohol. Excursions can be arranged either... More

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Sydney
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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

This is a basic place but we really liked it. We camped so I cant comment on the rooms but there is space for people with rooftop tents. The owner gave us such a warm welcome and offers very good hospitality. There is a communal area, clean toilets and showers and they are happy to do simple but tasty meals.... More

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Winterthur, Zurich, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We spent (only, unfortunately) two nights at Al Salam camp with Ahmed and his family but it certainly was one of our most fantastic experiences in all of Egypt. The place is extremely peaceful, located away from the noisy city center of Luxor on the west bank, very near to all of the sights around the valley of the kings.... More

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Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Even though it was a nice place to stay, with good food and excellent common area, the owner was not honest when it came to his prices of his excursions...when it came to checkout and settle my bill, he used the excuse that he forgot to tell me that all prices were for two people...that he was to caught up... More

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Portsmouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

We were expecting to stay in a 4 bed dorm but on arrival were told by the owner Ahmed that he had torn them down so we stayed in two double bedded huts instead, which was for the same price. The camp itself was ideally situated on the west bank of The Nile, very peaceful and tranquil and just a... More

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

Lovely peaceful place on the quieter bank of the Nile but convenient for the ferry boat to Luxor and trips to the Valley of the Kings etc. It is not 5 star luxury but very comfortable all the same at a very reasonable price and it's one of the few places that sells beer in this area. It is incredibly... More

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Mount Shasta, California
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8 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

Nice huts, camp fire and colorful lights. Quoted price for single room but charged as double when arrived cause ''singles had all be taken down", then finally agreed double price with breakfast.. with egg while others were omelet... Tried to persuade me to switch my room with some other guest who doesn't like cockroach saw in her room. Day trip... More

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

This is a nice resort, away from all the hustle and bustle of the East bank. However I got food poisoning from the food here and our food bill at the end was ridiculous especially give they did not match the prices on the menu outside

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2011

We stayed only for one night but we really liked the place! It's on the West Bank and away from all the noise from Luxor but still it's just across the Nile river from the Luxor Temple. Great chilling out and talk with other world travellers. Nice small cozy huts with fans and big bed. Shared bathroom was clean. I... More

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Conwy, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2011

We loved it here. It has got to be the best bargain staying on the West Bank of the Nile, on the river, on the edge of a peaceful village. When the busy and noisy city of Luxor carries on we loved chilling out round the campfire at night and chatting with fellow travellers from all over the world. Very... More

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Address: Tourist Port Road/Nile Corniche | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Nile River Valley > Luxor
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