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Elaf Taiba Hotel

3.5 of 5
PO Box 7540 - Al Madinah Al Munawwarah, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Ranked #22 of 117 Hotels in Medina
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 2 weeks ago

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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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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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
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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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

26-12-2014 to 28-12-2014. Extremely friendly staff. Very close to the holly mosque. Food was good but a bit expensive. Morning buffet breakfast was overly crowded.Room service was efficient. Room was had fantastic mosque view. Tahir Rajput London

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This hotel deserved one star because of its location to the Masjid. The hotel was filthy, disgusting, and smelled worse than a barn. When we got into our hotel room there were dirty q-tips on the ground, the drawers smelled horrendous when you opened it, and everything seemed sticky. The hallway leading up to the room (Third floor) smelled like... More 

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