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Mina Hotel

3.0 of 5 Al-Nahda St., Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The short version of this review is: don't visit this hotel in the low season. I arrived with a colleague for a 1-day business trip in winter (January), we were first surprised when the receptionist told us they had no reservation for us, although I did provide him with a print of our reservation, which was paid for in advance... More 

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We were put there for the night as part of our tour package and regret every minute. Forget this place unless you are really desperate. There is no airconditioning, but there is a heater for winter. The noise levels from the street are not bearable. The couch in our room was heavily stained and terribly worn. The lighting in the... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Stayed one night. Very comfortable. Close to the Red Sea for boat trips and surrounded by shops and restaurants although we ate in. Good selection of food and delicious desserts, they ran out but brought more as soon as we asked. Nice roof top location with views of the coast, hills and towns. Intermittent wifi in the lobby but it... More 

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Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, India
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I would highlight the positive of staying in the hotel: 1) Location is very good close to the nice restaurants , markets and chill out place in aqaba 2) close to the forex and banks 3) close to the sea walking distance 4) has a swimming pool small but is there following are the negatives: 1) rooms not well kept... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Bad: Compared to my first night spent in Days Inn Hotel this hotel did not compare. Staff were nowhere near as friendly and I killed 4 critters running across the floor in my room over two nights, that looked like small cockroaches. I also killed a few mosquitos even though I'd never had the balcony door open. The breakfast... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Staff was nice but the hotel looked like it was closing down. It was more a motel than a hotel. The decoration was not modern and the bed was old and looked worn. The linens were clean though. The breakfast was also okay.

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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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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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24 helpful votes 24 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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Aquamarina Ii Aqaba

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