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  • Property description
    Rental Home – 
    5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    SPECIAL OFFER RATES - Full board accommodation.
    Awarded 'TOP VACATION RENTAL WINNER 2012' by FlipKey.
    Rated 'EXCELLENT' by TripAdvisor & FlipKey

    Based on the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor, Princess Donia is a British-owned and run luxurious dahabeeyah sailing ship, offering a unique experience for those seeking to get away from it all. This romantic 36m ship will take you on a magical sailing trip from Luxor to Aswan. Imagine sitting on deck and enjoying the amazing views in wonderful tranquil silence and see the many ancient Egyptian monuments, temples, tombs and scenes beside the Nile that have not changed in thousands of years.

    With only 5 double ensuite cabins and a maximum of 10 guests, Princess Donia ensures a very high standard of accommodation, exceptional s...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Deck
    • Double Beds:(5)
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • TV
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
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    Listing #FKN4288713 by: FlipKey
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  • Property location
    Car not needed
    Nearby cities
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Sara H
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
person found this review helpful

My family and I spent the most wonderful week aboard the Princess Donia. The boat itself was charming, but the service from, and friendliness of the crew took the experience to another level. The trip was the perfect combination of sightseeing excursions and relaxing afternoons gently sailing up the Nile. The food on board was excellent. I would have no... more

Ballarat, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We recently stayed on the Princess Donia for 4 nights/5 days and could not speak highly enough of our experience. Captain Hassan and his crew were fantastic, so kind and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. They went out of their way to ensure our stay was perfect. Everything from the tasty fresh cooked meals to the cleanliness of... more

New York
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
people found this review helpful

My wife and I along with our daughter completed a 5 day cruise booked through Oriental Tours on the sailboat ("dahabeeya") Princess Donia from Luxor to Aswan. The experience was fantastic! What a difference from the large cruise ships! We felt like royalty in comparison. The boat is large, clean and comfortable and ably managed by Captain Hassan and crew.... more

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