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Barracuda Hotel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Aqaba South Beach, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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Ranked #12 of 19 Aqaba B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Arrived at night with a sick girlfriend, so we couldn't really look for other options. The hotel was almost empty but still they let us pay 45jd a night, which proved way to expensive since the hotel is completely run down. Dirty rooms with leakages. The beach is very dirty. The staff rude, their service bad and the food even... More

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Rome, Italy
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Spent one night with family in August. It was almost empty (Ramadan) and apparently waiting for a new management.. The location and facilities are good enough (for a three stars), food was inexistant or disasterous.. Anyway let's see how it does in a few months as it seems to be going thru a period of improvement...

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2011

Well, we bought postcards and stamps in Aqaba and asked the seller about the post office, but he told us to give postcards to the hotel staff. And we did it. Nobody ever received our postcards, a big number of them! We sent some from Amman and Jerusalem as well, and they are received.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2011

We booked in here for 3 nights. We saw pictures on the web site and thought this would be a perfect way to finish our holiday in Jordan. Pools, restaurants, beach, view over the Red Sea and access to coral reefs. This hotel is seperated from the public beach by an all night car park with local youth from Aqaba... More

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Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2011

it have everything you need,especially if u go with kids!! is right opposite the beach ,beautiful rooms - mountain and/or sea view with large balconies. Fantastic facilities such as pools and slides, sauna, 2 great restaurants and bars, children’s play area and activities, diving, snorkeling, boat trips and parties, free shuttles to and from town, free Internet and lots more.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2010

Bad service. A generator was above our room, couldn't sleep all night. When we mentioned it to the staff, they suddenly didn't understand english any more... It was by far the worst hotelstay we had in Jordan..

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karak
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2010

I enjoyed the sea,because the view was great !t the hotel is very capable of letting you get the best of it. swimming pool outside for all ages ,with excellent services,so you can walk by the beach or go for scuba diving or take a course there or just having a nice dinner during the night ! the best of... More

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Address: Aqaba South Beach, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
Location: Jordan > Al Aqabah Governorate > Aqaba
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Hotel Class:2 star — Barracuda Hotel 2*
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The Barracuda Hotel is right opposite the beach with 15 beautiful air-conditioned rooms - mountain and/or sea view with large balconies. Fantastic facilities such as pools and slides, 2 great restaurants and bars, function room, children's play area and activities, diving, snorkeling, boat trips and parties, free shuttles to and from town, free internet and lots more. ... more   less 
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