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Alexander the Great Hotel

5 oskofia St. | Manshia, Alexandria, Egypt
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Ranked #1 of 18 Alexandria B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Danielawy Interlaken, Switzerland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Interlaken, Switzerland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
40 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i stayed 2 nights in a double room (single use) in march 2014 and then came back for 1 more night a week later. the room was spacious and decorated in harmonious colors with a female touch. i had a large comfortabel bed with clean blankets and bedsheets. it had a balcony from which i saw the greek church. the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Our room104 overlooked the Greek Church compound and had a romantic feel and crisp cotton sheets on a the bed. Everywhere was spotlessly clean. Staff were very polite and helpful, even printing outmy boarding passes. A short walk to the city centre and corniche . Highly recommended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

Staff is friendly, location is good, rooms are clean, comfortable and spacey. What more to wish? Yeah, and the price is moderate. I stayed there only for one night, but this is my choice when I'm next time in Alexandria. I just hope it won't be long.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

You do not expect to find a good cheap clean hotel in Egypt but this sure is worth a visit. Clean twin room with ensuite. Great food brought in by helpful staff, Well worth a visit, Good base to see Alexandria, great city of history. Locals are very friendly.

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Jeddah, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Great stay. We stayed there for a few nights while in Alexandria and then after going to Cairo for a few days we stayed there the night before we flew out. Although I had booked the wrong night, the man behind the desk kindly offered us a larger, more expensive room for the same rate. Very understanding and accommodating. Nice,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
40 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Approaching this hotel through the front door it looks like your entering a recent bomb site. It's grotty and there's rubbish strewn everywhere, however once you are inside it does improve remarkably. It's also known locally as the Alexotel, if you need help from a taxi driver. It's not fantastic but during our stay here it was comfortable and reasonably... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We stayed in a suite of 2 rooms for one night, the location is very nice, the hotel is similar to apartments as if we are staying at a house. It is not by the sea but it is a great one if you want to stay inside the city. There is a free Wi-fi.

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Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

There are many sacrifices one can make and things which can be overlooked when staying in a budget hotel but sleep is not one of them! The good things: the room was nicely decorated and spacious, the bed comfortable, the balcony with clothesline very useful. The wifi worked well. The hotel location was also good, being just a few minutes... More

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Kings Creek, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

We stayed here in February. Booking was a breeze with Emails always answered promptly, including the request for an extra bed when our daughter announced at the last minute that she was able to join us! No problem. CLEAN - everything was clean - lovely..... Location is central and close to anything we needed. The staff were all very helpful... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

The hotel is unbelievably wonderful extreamly clean and quite!! Chirine, Amr, And nadia are the most kind people you can never never met I was really surprised how much is the hotel is elegant and comfortable i recommend it for every one look for a comfortable hotel and ship price

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Address: 5 oskofia St. | Manshia, Alexandria, Egypt
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Location: Egypt > Alexandria Governorate > Alexandria
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Ranked #1 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Alexandria
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in Alexandria city center, Alexander The Great Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi. The hotel overlooks the Episcopal Church and features a 24-hour front desk and a tour desk service.Just a 15-minute drive away from the Library of Alexandria, this hotel has spacious rooms with a satellite TV and a telephone. Each room has a minibar and a private bathroom with a shower.Guests can start their day with a breakfast buffet in the dining area or in the privacy of their room. The hotel’s à la carte restaurant serves local dishes, while you will also find a variety of restaurant in the surrounding area.Alexander The Great Hotel is 5 minutes away from the waterfront promenade corniche in Alexandria, and free private parking is available on site.Alexandria International Airport is 5 km away, and a car rental service is also provided. ... more   less 
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