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Ali Baba Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hostel   |   El Masbat Beach Dahab, Dahab 2430, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013
Mohammad473 Reading, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Not recommended at all. They wanted to charge double occupancy for a room that accommodated 2 boys aged 16 and 10 while they do not have any meals plans. Rooms were not cleaned until we asked for it. The shower and the TV at the boys room were not working.

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Reading, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Travelled to Dahab with a friend and stayed in Ali Baba on the advice of a friend. From the moment we stepped in we were grated like royalty with amazing service and hospitality. The room we took was enormous and overlooked the central buzz of Dahab with spectacular views to the ocean. The room itself was in great condition however... More

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Novosibirsk, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Me and my husband spent 9 days in this hotel. Very nice and clean rooms. I loved the carpet on the floor, i don't like bare floor (especially in winter time))), and it is very seldom to find a hotel with carpets in Dahab :) There u can find a satellite TV, fridge, kettle and cups. The staff was friendly,... More

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Enschede, The Netherlands
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

I stayed at the Ali Baba hotel for 20 days and the experience could almost not have been more pleasant. Staff are extremely helpful, even though they tend to be overworked (especially Beverly - the kindest and most hard working hotel manager I ever encountered). The room was pretty sizeable - especially for one person (I could choose which side... More

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Cairo, Egypt
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Me and my wife stayed at Ali Baba hotel for4 nights. We have been in Dahab several times before, but this hotel is one of our favorites. large rooms with air condition. friendly and helpful staff especially Mohamed, and Beverly. We really enjoyed our stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

We stayed in Ali baba for 10 days and really enjoyed it! Especially the breakfasts at the rooftop terrace and the helpful staff which pointed us out the best diving centre in Dahab. The room was good but not perfect, but what to expect with a price of €35 a night for a double. Thanks Beverly!

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Braselton, Georgia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
25 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

The pictures on Booking.com and elsewhere must be from 20 years ago, because the property is now quite worn down and in need of serious renovation. That being said, for the money, it is a good deal, the meals alone are worth the price and Beverly, who is English, goes out of her way to assist you. For an American,... More

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

The hotel is a small one with only 8 rooms such as the most hotel in Dahab. Good stuff and very helpful even when I asked one to come with me to a near shop for a discount he gladly did it. I got only one night and no food the room with clean with a water heater so u... More

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Alexandria, Egypt
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

The location of the hotel was great right in the middle of Dahab, you had the views of the sea and mountains, the breakfast was very good you did not want to eat for sometime after. The staff very friendly, they arranged transport from airport and help organize trips, a good relaxing holiday. Many small shops below the hotel, gifts,... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

I was in Dahab for a small holiday, I spend a night at the Ali baba hotel, I was great, got a "Suite" overlooking the Red Sea and the Main Street of Dahab. The staff was very nice, specially Mohamed the reception clerk who managed to learn english within 24 hours :-) well done. Next time for sure I will... More

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Address: El Masbat Beach Dahab, Dahab 2430, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Dahab
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 20 Specialty lodging in Dahab
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ali Baba Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ali Baba hotel is ideally located in the heart of Dahab Bay with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Aqaba. Hotel Ali Baba is an affordable accommodation, beautifully decorated in traditional Arabic hand-made woodcraft furnishing and decoration throughout the property. The hotel has 8 comfortable rooms, including 2 suites, which can accommodate up to 5 persons, each room has a balcony and a beautiful sea view. Each room is equipped with satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and fridge. We provide 24 hours room service and security. Every morning, you will be offered a delicious breakfast, which may be included in the price, in our roof restaurant with a breathtaking panoramic view of the Gulf of Aqaba. The hotel roof is ideal for sunbathing, Yoga, festive banquet or corporate events. We also offer delicious dinner in Ali Baba roof restaurant or you can have delicious international and traditional cuisine, with a high level of service in the highly reputable Alibaba restaurant on the sea shore. ... more   less 
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