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Dawar El Omda

Kafr El Gouna El Gouna Resort, El Gouna, Egypt
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just arrived back from this lovely hotel having spent a week there i have never been to Egypt before but i was pleasently surprised. The Egyptains are beautiful people in the hotel ,shops and airport. The hotel staff like Ackmed , Andrew were lovely and nothing was too much trouble , everyday we had a different display made... More 

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

just back from a week stay at this lovely hotel. Not sure where to start but I will tell you what stuck out for me, Akhmed the pool attendant was absolutely wonderful he was friendly caring and very attentive. Andrew the bar man was most helpful and gave us a last lovely evening meal with the chefs beef fillet and... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Lisa & Mike, It is so nice to hear from you and I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at our hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of high value to us, as we consider them a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever it... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Dawar el omda with my wife and friends. Very cosy. Small pool but it's heated which is a major plus if the weather is a bit cold. Walking distance from the center. Nice breakfast (try the waffles). Gouna is a great place in general.

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Salah, I first of all would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at our hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of a high value, as we consider them a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever it is necessary. Glad to read that you enjoyed... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

It was our first experience of El Gouna, and Egypt in general. We'd chosen Dawar el Omda due to its value for money and location, both of which were excellent. The hotel itself felt really colourful and unique, and all the staff were fairly welcoming and provided a good service. The pool felt a bit on the small side, but... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Guests, It is nice to hear from you and I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at Dawar El Omda Boutique Hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of high value, as we consider them all a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service when needed. Glad... More 

Cairo, Egypt
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

In ten years of visiting El Gouna, this is the first time my husband and I have stayed at Dawar El Omda and we are kicking ourselves that we haven't visited sooner! Dawar El Omda is extremely reasonably priced for El Gouna, but don't let that deceive you - the experience here far outstrips the modest room rates. The attention... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Guests, It is really nice to hear from you and I would like to thank you very much for having taken the time to share your experience at Dawar El Omda Boutique Hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of a high value, as we consider them a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service... More 

Lahti, Finland
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149 reviews 149 reviews
68 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Excellently located and one of the first hotels in El Gouna, now turned to adults only and partly all inclusive as well. Renovation is still going on in part of the rooms but for us there was no disturbance. Most of the guests were retired Germans. Our suite had only 18 degrees Celsius on arrival and it took three days... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Seppo, Thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at Dawar El Omda Boutique Hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of a high value to us, as we consider them all a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever it is necessary. I am very sorry to read that... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The hotel is called a boutique hotel, maybe the smallest hotel in the resort, but dead center of the town, close to restaurants and bars, two minutes walk maximum to closest bar. At least another 20 bars and restaurants within 5 minutes walk. Small reception come lounge, bar area close to swimming pool, bar serves on to patio which is... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Eddy, It is nice to hear from you and I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at Dawar El Omda Hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of high value, as we consider them a very important tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever needed. Glad to... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

This was my first trip to Egypt and wasn't sure what to expect but I had a great time. The hotel staff were very friendly and welcoming and happy to help in every way with a smile. The room I stayed in was a good size and had all necessities. Also had a balcony with a view over the lagoon... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Sarah, Thank you for having taken the time to share your experience at Dawar El Omda Hotel on Trip Advisor. All our guests' comments are of a high value, as we consider them a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever it is necessary. Glad to read that you enjoyed your holiday with us,... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The Dawar is one of the older hotels in the 25 year old town of El Gouna. With this in mind I think that some of the bedrooms will soon be due for a refurbishment. However-my room served allmy needs--including comfortable bed, tea and coffee , cupboard space and a good shower. It was also cleaned excellently every day. The... More 

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Madam, I am happy to hear from you and thank you very much for having taken the time to share your experience at our hotel on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of high value, as we consider them all a very useful tool to maintain or improve our customer service whenever it is needed. Glad to read that... More 

Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

1st , i would like to thank Mr.Khaled the great receptionist i ever met , very very polite helpful smiling person ... good hotel for relaxing , clean rooms , clean bathrooms , good room service , poor breakfast ,,amazing view from my room (lagoon) ,,swimming pool was amazing ,heated .

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vlusci, General Manager at Dawar El Omda, responded to this review

Dear Mr Mahmoud, It is nice to hear from you and I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. All our guests' comments are of high value, as we consider them all a very important tool to maintain or improve our customer service when needed Glad to read that... More 

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