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Mina Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Al-Nahda St., Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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Ranked #18 of 33 hotels in Aqaba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014
Margareta X Warsaw, Poland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Huxley, Iowa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Mina hotel is located in the center of Aqaba, however, it is poorly maintained. One of the employees told me that the owner, who lives in Amman, has lost interest in the hotel and no investments are made. The rooms, furniture and the whole building represent neglect. The main entrance speaks for itself. The rooms are poorly equipped and the... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
41 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

At the time we were in Aqaba this hotel offered the best price for accommodation. In the morning I booked a room but in the evening it turned out that the room I booked was not available, which was weird. Our first night was a disaster – the A/C was very loud and we could not sleep, plus the third... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Ok basic hotel but nothing special. I had huge problems with the wifi and I depend on having working wifi when I travel alone. At the front desk I never got an answer when I tried to find some shop or restaurant, felt like the person working there knew nothing about Aqaba.

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Fortaleza, CE
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stayed in this hotel only for one night to go to Petra. We arrived in the morning to do check in because the entrance in Petra is cheaper for the people who stay one night or more in Jordan. The girl in the reception was really nice and did your check in and also gave to us the room... More

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danbenjoseph
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88 reviews 88 reviews
43 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This hotel is a typical three star property in Petra. Do not expect luxury, but the place offer solid basic amenities and service. The place is generally clean (carpets in the corridors are a bit worn and could use a good shampooing), the rooms are well maintained and very clean. The bathrooms are large and very clean. Towels are wonderful.... More

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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The hotel is in an excellent location, rooms are clean and tidy, staff are very helpful when needed, very good breakfast for a 3 star hotel, the swimming pool is large, new sunbeds need and the terrace on the rooftop has magnificent view of the sea and very relaxing at night

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

It's actually a good hotel if you're low on cash, but it isn't that much of a fancy hotel. Wifi only works in the reception. The pool was pretty clean. In my room, the flush of the toilet wasn't working, but i managed to fix it for them! Overall it's good when you're low on cash and in need for... More

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London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This hotel has very mixed reviews but I spent three nights there and thought it fine. I was with a party of eight; two people sharing had a very poor room as reviews describe here, but asked to change it and did so without problems. The rest of us were happy with our spacious and clean rooms: it isn't fancy... More

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Vercelli, Italy
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The door of my room was broken by some thievs in the past, the bed linen were clearly used, and the shower wasn't working. Not aligned to his category and not actually that good. The position is nice, in the touristic area and not far from the sea.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This hotel is filthy once you get past reception and enter into the lifts. It just goes downhill from there! The carpets in the hallways are not just manky from years of use, I don't think they ever saw a hoover. When I got to my room, I was surprised about the good quality of the towels, but disgusted that... More

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Additional Information about Mina Hotel

Address: Al-Nahda St., Aqaba 77110, Jordan
Location: Jordan > Al Aqabah Governorate > Aqaba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Mina Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Aquamarina Ii Aqaba

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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With a fresh look and welcome comforts, Mina Hotel Aqaba is a great choice for business or leisure travelers. Our ideal location is near the shopping and commercial districts, at 10 minutes drive from Aqaba International Airport, Yet still within walking distance of the beach. Our 160 rooms offer views ranging from the stunning Red Sea and the majestic rose mountains of the desert. All rooms are equipped with quality amenities, Free High speed internet access, TV satellite, individual climate control. Our outdoor swimming pool is surrounded with luxurious sun loungers on which to lie under the Aqaba sun. Sea view Restaurant & Terrace is the most warm & welcoming place in town; Whether your in the mood for a quiet night or a party atmosphere with a belly dancer live-show, sea view restaurant & terrace will suit your mood In, the menu will feature hummus and baba ghanouj, salads and Lebanese style kebabs, juicy garlic chicken, olives, pickles and crisp-crusted felafel and a wide selection of Arak & beverage as well as cigars. ... more   less 
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