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Gardenia Plaza Resort

Shark's Bay | Airport Road, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A world of difference between this Visit and the past wonderful vacation 5 years ago, the staff seemed surprised of our arrival "the trip was pre-reserved for 45 Persons". food menu was poor and food was bad. one pool was dirty and then cleaned -with the water Park- the other pool was left dirty during all of our stay "5... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dirty bathrooms ,awful food no lights no repairing no room service the furniture is old and dirty and water is full of colors their are alot of insects no good garden the workers don't have uniforms their is lack in supplies no extra beds no towels no helpful crew

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

When we first arrived we were a bit disappointed as the public areas looked a bit tired and run down, we spent ages trying to find the gym and spa that it apparently has however,it was just a pile of bricks looking shabby! FALSE ADVERTISING when we came across the so called gym and spa that it advertised The room... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

This was our second time back to the Gardinia, having had a great experience last year, I was shocked at the complete decline of this hotel. It was filthy dirty and unloved, some staff made an effort but the rest couldn't care less. The inside bar staff were fighting with one another some of the kitchen staff just had dirty... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Have recently returned from our 3rd visit to Gardenia and I must be honest and say it has gone down hill rapidly. I have always given this hotel the benefit of the doubt and stuck up for it but I can't lie. The staff have always made our stay there better, but even the staff have had enough and have... More 

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Lima Region, Peru
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

If you are not a russian - choose the different hotel. The beach equipment in a sharks bay beach is in insufficient amount and ruined. The bed linen and beach towells are shabby. They even washes the disposable glasses.

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2 Thank Serge N
Luton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

So I sat in the airport looking at the reviews of this hotel and thought"no"it can't be that bad" well I can say it was that bad. DO not book this hotel. I spoke to people that returned because they had been before and that it has totally gone down hill. The food was disgusting, I just ate pasta for... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Google 'Holiday claims - Secret tourist exposes Gardenia Plaza' - wish I had before booking this dive! Just got back from our 10 day break away that we had been looking forward to all summer and we are currently trying to get our money back - wish me luck :( The main issues are: 1) Extremely poor hygiene in snack... More 

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6 Thank L4ur4852
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately I came to this hotel with my family for a week to enjoy our time, BUT their was a lot of surprises waiting us: 1. Place where very dirty 2. Kitchen equipments was missing!!! 3. AC Working in very bad condition 4. Engineering and housekeeping orders is useless ( if you have time you can Waite tell you request... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I booked a 3 bed room apartment, on arrival given 2 separate rooms. was told they had adjoining door, then 5 minutes. later told they did not. After waiting 50 minutes to be shown to our room, we were told to go to have our evening meal as it was now 21.00hrs. we cam back 30 minutes later to be... More 

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