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Marina Plaza Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tala Bay | south coast Aqaba, Aqaba 71110, Jordan
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Amman, Jordan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for a weekend. The hotel was packed with kids. The pools weren't usable as they were full of kids with playing with balls and swimming with inflatables with parents, some fully dressed, with them. The place is so loud and crowded, so it was unusable. We had to walk to Tala Bay beach, were we spent our... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Average room with tired decor, but clean and spacious. I agree with previous reviewer (AgaDublin) that it is much better suited to families than to couples, as the pools and facilities are overrun with children. The perk for this hotel is the beach pass (free to guests) that provides access to the nearby private beach, marina, beach club, and shower... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Swimming pools were crowded and loud from early morning. Better destination for families with children than for couples looking for quiet place to enjoy sun. Room ok, nothing special, clean. Breakfast ok. Walking distance to the beach (5-10 min).

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Salalah, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located in about 10 minutes walk from the beach and has some rooms with sea view. We stayed in one of the rooms on the top floor, with a narrow view of the sea over the very beautifully designed Tala Bay. The hotel is designed with rooms surrounding the central swimming pools, bars and restaurant, which on... More

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Vaasa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there one night and it was an overall nice experience. Rooms are clean and cozy. The pool is one of the best things about the hotel, and the breakfast, it was delicious. We we're two couples and even though both of us ordered the superior room with a sea wiew our friend got the standard room. One more... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is nice, includes good facilities for a summer holiday. The personnel still have to understand that they run an aspiring to high class hotel or the place will rest at the level of an Arabian holiday resort. The resources recommend the hotel for a 4 star accommodation. The rooms are nice and clean, the public areas well designed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

With the beach a 5 minute walk from the hotel (a private beach, part of the resort complex) and several pools on the hotel premises, Marina Plaza was a great weekend getaway from Amman. The breakfast buffet was great (omelette bar!) and mixed Western and Jordanian foods. And there is a free shuttle into and from Aqaba city center, which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

after two nights stay at Marina Plaza Hotel ,, I really don't have any bad comments , hotel is nice, pools are great-especially for kids , rooms are clean and well furnished, breakfast has many varieties ,special thank you for Mr. Bassam ,Mr.Mohammad and Mr. Fawzi ,, the hotel shuttle bus is comfortable , useful and always on time,, it... More

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Espoo, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stayed at Marina Plaza at february 2014. The staff was very helpful and the breakfast buffet was really really good, lots to choose from. Only 5 minute walk to the beach. They could update the rooms to 21st century.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Tala bay is a beautiful resort at Red Sea and the Marina Plaza hotel, rated with 4 stars, is a good hotel. Services were excellent,rooms are clean and the towels and bedsheets were changed every day, the food also have been good and the staff very friendly and helpful. The period of our sejour being 18th-22nd of April we've spent... More

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Address: Tala Bay | south coast Aqaba, Aqaba 71110, Jordan
Location: Jordan > Al Aqabah Governorate > Aqaba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Marina Plaza Hotel 4*
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Aqaba #5 Spa Hotel in Aqaba #6 Family Hotel in Aqaba #8 Luxury Hotel in Aqaba
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A beautifull 4 star hotel located in Tala Bay Marina, 15km south of Aqaba city in Jordan. Enjoying a private beach club on the Red Sea, swimming pool, restaurant, spa with massage, kid's playground, it is a great place to stay and enjoy the Red Sea Beach and Sun or while visiting the sightseeing of Jordan. ... more   less 
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