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Elaf Taiba Hotel

PO Box 7540 - Al Madinah Al Munawwarah, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Ranked #19 of 116 Hotels in Medina
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights. Good location. Able to get to mosque comfortably after hearing azan. Free wifi in lobby. Rooms and decor are a bit dated. Bathrooms look tired. Linen was clean. AC worked fine. Reception staff helpful and friendly. Good value for money eg 400SR for triple room per night in early ramadan.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Other than the room interiors being very old and dingy the hotel is acceptable on all other counts such as proximity to the masjid al nabawi, housekeeping, courteous staff, but surely the interiors need to be overhauled. Stayed there for a week and had a very pleasant stay. In sha ALLAH would not mind staying here again. Free wi fi... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This is a great simple hotel. Right outside of the Haram. The rooms were spacious and bathroom decent. Only thing to note is that the elevators get jammed sometimes because of everyone trying to get to the Haram at once, so leave before the Adhan so you're not stuck waiting or taking the stairs.

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Srinagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Just outside the courtyard of masjid al nabawi sallalahu alaihiwasalam. 4*'s for the service, rooms and cleanliness. Extremely delighted to have stayed here. Looking forward to check in soon again inshallaj

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Very clean hotel and proximity of the masjid Al nabawwi. Excellent breakfast. Very helpful staff . In general all elaf group hotels are very well professionally managed ...............recommended especially for the aged due to walking distances

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Elaf taiba hotel gets full marks for its location. Located so close to to Masjid e Nabvi that a woman can leave at 2 am all by herself to offer midnight prayer at the mosque. The women's entrance to mosque is just a few minutes walk. We got a room with view of the Prophets tomb. The hotel is clean.... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This in not a 4 star Hotel , Room Is old also the furniture ,bath room , TV Channels are very poor.No working WiFi in the room, restaurant is very small and I don't know why they close a part of it . I can Rate this hotel Max. 3 stars. The only best thing is it's very close to... More 

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Gujranwala, Pakistan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Elaf Taiba Hotel is location wise nice and economical hotel in Medina, Saudi Arabia. It is located at the corner of Gate of Musjid-e-Nabwi. People can walk easily to mosque for prayer after Azan. Restaurants and shopping is easily approachable.

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is not that pricey...very near (100 metres) to the mosque and shopping area. Wifi is only available at certain spot of the lobby..none in the room. I think the hotel is fully occupied and the lobby is very crowded....I would recommend the hotel for its location only...

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Abuja, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The best thing about the hotel is the location. It's really convenient because it's almost inside the compound of the prophet's mosque. You not only hear call to prayers, you can follow the prayers from the comfort of your room if for any reason you are not able to make it to the mosque. The staffs were helpful and professional.... More 

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