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Hotel El Faracha

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rue du papillon, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
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Ranked #13 of 39 Hotels in Sousse
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sousse, Tunisia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
14 helpful votes 14 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
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 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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3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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U.K.
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59 reviews 59 reviews
25 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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42 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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Milan, Italy
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10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

I was on business and did not want to stay in one of the many large beachfront hotels that cater to package group tourists. Also I didn't want to stay out of the way in Port Kantouri which is where so many of the supposedly "Sousse" hotels are really located. There's nothing authentic Tunisian about that area and I wanted... More 

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Paris, France
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17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012 via mobile

For sure a veey good hotel with good quality price ratio. New rooms and equiPment close to a very nice beach. Nice and welcoming staff. Good breakfast. I recommend for few days or the weekend. Building is way more modern than the rest of the hotels in sousse.

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Address: Rue du papillon, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
Location: Tunisia > Sousse Governorate > Sousse
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel El Faracha 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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