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Hotel El Faracha

Rue du papillon, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
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Ranked #15 of 39 Hotels in Sousse
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Krabi Town, Thailand
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135 reviews 135 reviews
16 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So my wife and I were understandably skeptical upon reading the reviews from a year or two ago... It's unclear when the place got a facelift, but it was a great one. Our room is actually two rooms, a comfortable living room and nice bedroom. Two issues marred an otherwise excellent hotel stay: ~ We visited in mid-April, when the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it was my worst week-end ever. Nothing to do. The hotel was nearly empty and i didn't like being there even i was alone. The food was not good everyday the same. The room us well was not clean anf you need a half day to get a new and clean towls. I was really pushed to be there and... More 

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Sousse, Tunisia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The El Faracha is a clean, less expensive option for travelers looking to stay in Sousse Corniche, the neighborhood by the beach. It's located on a dead-end side street just two blocks from the sea. My room was small and had a balcony. Doors and windows all locked. I stayed there for three weeks and regularly left electronic equipment in... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We just came back from El Faracha,And it exceeded our expectations,Our room was huge with two balconies 3 big windows,a fridge,small living area,air con,and so clean it was cleaned every day and every time we returned the cleaners had done a wonderful job,our sheets were changed every second day and we were given clean towels every day,some of the decor... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I advice everyone NOT to book Hotel El Faracha even if you have to sleep on the street. The staff is obsoletely unhelpful, The hotel staff's constantly spying on you, The hotel is extremely noisy I mean you cannot sleep. Around the hotel is so much dirty that you cannot pass without vomiting, Breakfast is 100% worst then no food.... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Returned from sousse staying at el faracha. Neva changed sheets in 10 days we were there, bed woz like a brick, room woz not very clean, breakfast not worth getting up for, woz like looking out on slums, no amenities at all, . Dnt go to soussse its filthy and smelly and hassle hassle etc. Woz counting days to cum... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
47 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

A small 2 star hotel tucked away a couple of minutes walk from beach. If you are expecting anything that a 2 star would not provide, you will be disappointed, this is definitely a 2 star hotel. Its basic, but worth the money for Sousse. Generally quite clean, rooms nice and big with high ceilings, fridge, large windows and a... More 

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

My wife and I have just returned from our holiday in Tunisia. We used the Hotel El Faracha in Sousse as a base for our backpacking trip around the south of Tunisia. We stayed in rooms 404 for two nights at the beginning of the week and room 505 at the end of the week. While room 404 was a... More 

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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Were staying at El Hanna Beach but closed down half way through our stay, got chucked out, found this hotel close to beach and town. Cheap, basic breakfast but clean a little hotel noise. I would stay here again if looking for a cheap place no frills to stay.

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
45 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

This hotel is centrally located just behind the Corniche. 2 minutes to the sea. Rooms are spacious & comfortable with TV, fridge & A/C. One of the quieter hotels in Sousse. Breakfast is simple but fine. Rooms 25 Dinar = £10

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