We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Pleasant

We cycled there. The spring is in the middle of the street and there for s a cafe next. It's very... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
AlyonaCott
,
Colombo, Sri Lanka
via mobile
Charming locale

We enjoyed stopping by Cleopatra’s pool and watching children enjoy swimming. We stayed for tea and... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
sylviaroland
,
Americus, Georgia
via mobile
Read all 111 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Although there's no proof that Cleopatra actually bathed here, this spring-fed pool is very popular.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“juice” (7 reviews)
“warm water” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Siwa, Egypt
Write a ReviewReviews (111)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"juice"
in 7 reviews
"warm water"
in 4 reviews
"middle of the road"
in 2 reviews
"mint tea"
in 3 reviews
"nice stop"
in 2 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 2 reviews
"enjoyable experience"
in 2 reviews
"palm trees"
in 3 reviews
"cafes"
in 9 reviews
"cleopatra"
in 12 reviews
"dip"
in 9 reviews
"spring"
in 19 reviews
"chill"
in 4 reviews
"lemon"
in 3 reviews
"locals"
in 5 reviews
"crystal"
in 2 reviews
"browsing"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We cycled there. The spring is in the middle of the street and there for s a cafe next. It's very popular among locals. We came at midday and there wasn't anybody, but by about 12.30 people started appearing. The water felt fresh despite some...More

1  Thank AlyonaCott
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed stopping by Cleopatra’s pool and watching children enjoy swimming. We stayed for tea and did some browsing in the shops. It was a nice short stay.

Thank sylviaroland
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

As it is not really a pool used by Cleopatra as you probably already know, it as less historical appeal. But it's a nice quiet place to have a mint tea or a coffee if you like. You can even bathe if you feel for...More

Thank Eric B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed April 1, 2018

When you go there, do not forget to sit in the cafeteria and have a cup of "Lwiza", which is some kind of a lemon tea.

Thank Taher G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 26, 2018

you have got to visit this one the place have nice couple of restaurants around and places to change your cloth to bathing suit if you want. the spot is very popular and relaxing. the algea growing in the spring is a natural skin smoother...More

Thank reham a
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Cleos pool is a bit of a surprise ...its in the middle of the road its a a great natrual spa of no mean size but the tourist coaches and donkey carts have to drive around. if you visit take your bathing suit and have...More

Thank Jamie H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The pool is not the eye catching part. I see the cafe next to it is the main attraction. The style of the cafe is awesome where it mixes between the western and eastern cultures. The waiter serves mouth watering juices and the music is...More

Thank Ahmed A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 15, 2018

I was there just after visiting Salt Lake...it's a great combination and there are good bars around that gives you super cozy feeling

Thank Migjen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Very attraction place with the palm trees ... Take a rest and chill out there .. take a walk and see the shops there .. I love it

Thank Salma D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

As it is not really a pool used by Cleopatra it as less historical appeal. But it's a nice quiet place to have a mint tea or a coffee if you like.

Thank Eric B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Siwa
Siwa Shali Resort
66 reviews
1.26 miles away
Shali Lodge
57 reviews
1.38 miles away
Siwa Safari Gardens Hotel
103 reviews
1.55 miles away
Palm Trees Hotel
13 reviews
1.70 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Joba Lounge
5 reviews
.00 miles away
Tanta Waa Juice Bar and Restaurant
30 reviews
.01 miles away
Anaro Restaurant & Cafe
1.78 miles away
Abdu Restaurant
102 reviews
1.82 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Shali Fortress
94 reviews
1.89 miles away
Fatnis Island (Fantasy Island)
65 reviews
4.34 miles away
Temple of the Oracle of Amun / Aghurmi
63 reviews
.70 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Muhammad A
January 17, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Kees H | Reviewed this property |
Two days is not much. It all depends on what your priorities are. If it is the beach spend more time in Matrouh. If you love the atmosphere of a unique oasis keep Matrouh as short as possible. There is much more in Siwa than... More
0
Votes