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InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Port Ghalib | Red Sea, Marsa Alam 23, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took our two teenage children on a two week holiday to the InterContinental at Port Ghalib. The hotel is situated in a man made resort between the Sahara and the Red Sea, with 3 hotels, a marina, conference centre and some shops. The InterContinental has around 300 rooms while the two Crowne Plazas next door have around 700 rooms.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Bonjour, Séjour du 19/07 au 03/08. This Hotel is far above the average hotel in Egypt, however it can not be classified as a Palace according to international standards. Anyway, we had a quiet and relaxing 2 weeks stay in this hotel. The staff is very customer oriented, and will do whatever they can to please you. I have to... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lr V, Thank you for choosing The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort and thank you for your priceless time to submitting a TripAdvisor review about our hotel, pleased to know that you had enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it`s very important for us to understand where we are performing and we take each... More

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Ibrahim Ahmad, the front office manager, the friendly front office staff, the F&B manager, Mohamed, Ahmad Shauki for the hand made iced teas, Chef Satya for the Saag Ghosh and the vigilant recreation team and Edham for making my one week stay pleasurable. Go to this hotel if you enjoy a beautiful house reef, a nice beach, clear... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Sunny greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. We pleased to know that you have enjoyed your holiday in our hotel and that our team and the services provided were up to your expectations. We hope to see you again soon for another memorable stay in our hotel. Kind regards, More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Initial greeting and the welcome of the staff was excellent and in general the front office staff were very pleasant. This cannot be said for the F & B dept, rooms are pleasant enough, spacious and comfortable. Nothing more. The location and the area of the grounds of the hotel are very pleasant. Water pressure in the showers a little... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Warm greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. Thank you for your priceless time to submitting a TripAdvisor review about our hotel. We appreciate your feedback as it`s very important for us to understand where we are performing and we take each comment as a chance to improve our service and hotel facilities. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a fantastic holiday.. The staff members are very polite & helpful.. They tried their best to make our stay memorable.. The location is just 2 min walk from the marina.. Snorkeling was amazing and the pool was so relaxing.. The cuisine is good.. We really enjoyed our time..

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Warm greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. We pleased to know that you have enjoyed your holiday in our hotel and that our team and the services provided were up to your expectations. We hope to see you again soon for another memorable stay in our resort. Kind regards, More

Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a very experienced traveller, travelling the world on business or privately since more than 30 years, staying in all kinds of hotels, mainly in 5* hotels. I read many of the reviews on Tripadvisor before choosing the Palace. Last week I spent a couple of days at the Palace and I am wondering what kind of expectations some... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Sunny greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It’s always a pleasure to receive our guests’ feedback, no matter if it’s a positive or a negative one, as we take each comment as a chance to improve ourselves .Therefore, we'd like to express our... More

Malta
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel a lot for my job and stay in many hotels from the known brands world wide, quality and service are key for me. For our holiday we booked the Intercontinental in Port Ghalib, I must say this was a brilliant experience. The staff is very professional, they speak very well different languages and are extremely friendly and helpfull.... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Warm greeting from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for sharing your holiday experience. It is always a joy to receive positive feedback from our guests. It was a great pleasure to have you among us and delighted to know that you had the... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, hotel amenities and service. From the airport pickup, to check out experience .. From beach and pool staff to restaurant waiters professional service... It was an enjoyable 4 days ... I plan to come back for sure next Spring!!

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Sunny greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. It is a pleasure to read your review and to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for praising our hotel staff and service, i will share your comment to let them know of their very good work. The entire team here... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ill keep my review short by stating the positives and the negatives of this hotel. Before doing this i would like to let the you all know that the positives outweigh the negatives. Positive sides of the hotel: The hotel has an amazing private beach with a beautiful coral reef. A person can buy or lend snorkeling items from the... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Thank you for choosing The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort and thank you for your priceless time to submitting a TripAdvisor review about our hotel, pleased to know that you had enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it`s very important for us to understand where we are performing and we take... More

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a two week break from 18 July to 1st August, an the aim was reached. The hotel is at 7 min driving from the Airport !! The Guest relation team is really dedicated, responsive, and ready to do whatever they can to satisfy the Customer. The rooms are clean and the housekeeping done seriously. We had a... More

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Marc R, General Manager at InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, responded to this review

Dear Our Valuable Guest, Warm and sunny greetings from The Intercontinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort. Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for sharing your holiday experience. It always makes us happy to read such positive comments and to know that you enjoyed your stay here with us.Thank you for your recommendations is very important... More

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Address: Port Ghalib | Red Sea, Marsa Alam 23, Egypt
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Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Marsa Alam
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Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort 5*
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Located deep in the southern reaches of Egypt, between the Sahara Desert and the Red Sea, lies the amazing destination of Port Ghalib. InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort is ideally located at the heart of this exciting destination, overlooking Port Ghalib International Marina, Corniche & Khan and the reserved coral reef of the Red Sea. InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort features 308 premier rooms. All beautifully appointed rooms offer the ultimate in luxury and comfort; the resort offers a choice of three restaurants, The Olive offering International cuisine, Budour's Court offering Lebanese cuisine, and the Pool Deck offering a selection of snacks and seafood delicacies, one bar and a club with superb views over the Red Sea, swimming pool or Port Ghalib International Marina. The resort comprises as well Port Ghalib International Convention Centre, Six Senses Spa, Lulee Kids Club. The resort lies within walking distance from Port Ghalib International Convention Centre offering a meeting space of 1,950 square meters, capable of hosting all types of events from full scale conventions of 2,000 delegates to informal small size meetings, 16 breakout rooms. For shopping lovers, the resort offers an exceptional shopping experience at the International Marina, with a half kilometer stretch of a traditional Egyptian Khan bazaar. InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort is 2 kilometers drive from Marsa Alam International Airport, 210 km from Hurghada and 370 km from Luxor. ... more   less 
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