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Old Palace Resort

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Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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shrewsbury
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83 reviews 83 reviews
12 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent a week here early May 2015. I had e-mailed Old Palace prior to our arrival to explain we were celebrating a 40th birthday - as a lovely gesture we were offered a choice of 2 upgraded rooms, we settled for the chalet. Food was ok, buffets are really our thing though, a couple of evenings we ordered room service... More 

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Khaled F, General Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Reading,England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was recommended by Fleetway travel - my wife and I wanted an inexpensive sunshine holiday and this is where they suggested. Sahel Hasheesh was a lovely private quiet resort where you can walk abound u hassled. There is a lovely promenade where we walked each morning for our exercise before hitting the sun beds for the day. Beach... More 

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Khaled F, General Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just got back from two weeks.....old palace resort, Nile cruse then back to the luxury of the old palace reort. I travelled with my sister. The old palace resort and sahl hasheesh resort were perfect for us. We snorkelled,windsurfed, hired an electric buggy....walked about and felt perfectly safe. Really lovely hotel. Staff and service are wonderful. I can not recommend... More 

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Khaled F, General Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Bramcote,Nottingham United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently spent a week here relaxing and being looked after by friendly and helpful staff.Food was very good and lots of choices. Will return!!!!! Sahl Hasheesh bay is about 15 miles from a busy noisy Hurghada.

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Khaled F, General Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Cairo, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent five days, the hotel is very nice and clean, the food is very good and with a good variety, also the staff is so friendly & helpful and they always tried to make us feel welcome, also the rooms was nice & clean.

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Khaled F, General Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at The Old Palace for 11 days and had a wonderful time. The hotel is beautiful and the staff are fantastic (special mentions to Terri, who couldn't have been more helpful and friendly - a true gem and Mohammed in the lobby bar who went out of his way to entertain and accommodate us, my Arabic is... More 

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Khaled F, Guest Relations Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend Nikki and I spent ten days at this resort last month and we were totally blown away by how beautiful the hotel and resort is, but especially the wonderful staff who looked after us so well. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel extremely welcome. Terri on reception was lovely and really helpful as were... More 

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Khaled F, Guest Relations Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this hotel. The staff couldn't do enough for us. Terri the British tourist adviser on the reception desk was particularly helpful in all queries. The animation team were full of energy and Dodge was always around to make you feel happy! ! The chalet was beautiful and cleaned every day. The free laundry service was a fab idea... More 

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Khaled F, Guest Relations Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and partner have recently returned from a fabulous holiday and Nile cruise and it was an absolute steal. From the moment we arrived at the hotel we were made to feel extremely welcome. The decor and overall condition of the hotel was immaculate and the grounds and scenery are worth every penny. As mentioned by other guests some of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Khaled F, Guest Relations Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

clitheroe
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked with Fleetway travel, good transfers to and from airport.The Hotel is palatial, clean, spacious with very friendly helpful management and staff, Teri was an asset to the hotel. It also has beautiful garden areas, a lovely heated swimming pool, with a larger pool. Food plentiful and lots of choice, at most times of day. Animation team worked really hard... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Khaled F, Guest Relations Manager at Old Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Good day from the Old Palace Resort We would like to thank you very much for the valuable time you have dedicated to write your comments about your stay lately in our hotel. It was a privilege to host you at the Old Palace Resort. We would love to have the pleasure of seeing you as a regular... More 

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