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Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort

5.0 of 5 Port Ghalib | PO Box 23, Marsa Alam, Egypt
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I spend my honeymoon at crowne plaza port ghalib it's amazing place and they organize every thing i would like to thanks Ahmed Abdalhafez he great us as IHG Members and help us alot also Adham and Taher from recreation team and special thanks to Mr Mohamed Zaki you are a great team and we will stay her again

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Firts of all I'd like to say that this was my third time in Egypt, surely the best one. Hotel is clean,modern,big and well located. The food was so Various that you can never get bored (even if we stayed for 2weeks!). The beach is beautiful and with my girlfriend we cannot imagine any better holidays. The hotel staff is... More

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cairo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed this hotel the team were really helpful and the animation team were amazing ll keep you entertained and enjoying all the day and night . Food was really good and the Indian chief cooked amazing Indian and Chinese food we really enjoyed this hotel and our holiday...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel from the 26th September to 1st October. I emailed the hotel before on a number of issues we needed to sort out. They were professional, courteous and couldn't do enough for us. We found that all staff displayed these very same traits during our stay. They were all excellent to us. I did get the... More

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Hoorn, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from 2 weeks holiday at Crown Plaza Sahara Sands. We had a nice room with sea view at the center of the hotel. Perfect location. The salt water lagune is nice and the whole hotel is beautiful maintained. The food can be better but was not bad. Most of the time is was not warm and every... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Corbie4, Thank you for your candid review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We strive to provide our guests with an extraordinary experience and we are pleased to have the opportunity to do that for you during your visit with us. Your positive feedback makes it all worth our efforts. Thank you for... More

New Milton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms were clean and maid service daily was excellent, staff were friendly and the hotel grounds were spotless, my main bugbear was going to dinner at half seven in the evening and not being able to find a table for 4, it is odd to think that it is acceptable for their guests to have to fight for a table... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Holton33, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our hotel. We certainly do our utmost to make your stay comfortable and pleasant, so we are very pleased to note that you were satisfied with the level of service you have received from our staff. I would also like to apologize for any inconvenience your restaurant experience... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The hotel was clean - everyday cleaning, made bed, towels, no insect Staff was nice - everybody speak english, do their job Food usually tasty - everyday at least 3 meal, vegetable, fruit, desserts Services was good - only taxi service was very expensive Entertainment was perfect - beach if beautiful, pools are spacious, animation team make very nice entertainment... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This hotel do not deserve to be named Crowne Plaza. Actually surprised that IHG still accept this. We stayed there for two weeks end of July 2014. Hotel nearly full, flooded with Russians the first week and locals the second week (Holidays just after Ramadan). Design of the hotel and sizes of the rooms are fine, but too bad, cleaning... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear XavierCh, Thank you very much for your feedback. We value your comments, as they enable us to further improve our services and to surpass the very high standards our guests expect. We sincerely apologize for we fell below your standards on the level of cleanliness and sorry for the food served did not live up to your standards. We... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Very nice hotel .Our 2nd visit this time all inclusive.. Not as good as our first visit.found the restaurant a bit difficult being buffet style,people were rude and not willing to queue,which creates some rather unpleasant situations. Lovely reef 5 mins away where you can snorkel from jetty to jetty and see as much as you would on a dive.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

the place looks amazing with oriental styles "Moroccan, Tunisian, Arabic" it makes it very distinctive. the rooms are cozy. very good room service; and the restaurant had a wide variety everyday and constant refilling. the sea there is amazing with tones of coral reefs and fish of all kind but near the beach a lot of corals and the tide... More

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Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort

Address: Port Ghalib | PO Box 23, Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Marsa Alam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 345
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Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Hotel Marsa Alam
Crowne Plaza Marsa Alam
Marsa Alam Crowne Plaza

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