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Cham Palace Damascus

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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50 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in Cham Palace on and off for over two months. Because of the lack of tourists in the country, the place is not getting enough clientele and needs a bit of maintenance, but it still maintains great quality. Most of the staff speak English, and if they don't they will find an English speaking staff to speak to... More 

Thank Saba A
Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

l couldn't help but love this place! Yes its old but for me thats what made it beautiful! Its not the kind of old that you get put off! I was only there for 2 nights but l felt it had all the necessities and was in a perfect location the souks and sweet stores within walking distance. Cham is... More 

Thank mza2016
Nicosia, Cyprus
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest hotel in damascus. Clean large rooms. Very helpful staff. Nice breakfast. City center. Close to markets restaurants and cafes. Quiet lounge with beautiful decor. There is a very good chineese restaurant. On top there is a syrian restaurant where it rotates and u can have an amazing view of damascus

1 Thank Elena S
Gdansk, Poland
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313 reviews
113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Very old hotel, must have been luxuary many yers ago but now need complet renovation. Big lobby, reasonable servis. Very big rooms. All very dirty. Good location walking distance to old town and good price make this hotel acceptable. Payments only cash

1 Thank Dominik M
Cairo, Egypt
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

It's old but working. Convenient. Anong the many of its restaurants, French revolving restaurant and Chinese are still open and offer relatively good food and alcohol. Brreakfast is available only through room service. It's in the middle of business center. You can find various shops around the hotel.

3 Thank haseken2015
Amman, Jordan
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

the best thing in this hotel that its very old but still have the same charm, although syria is going through difficulties now ,but this is the best hotel in syria even that they build the Four seasons hotel ,this will stay the best and have its customers who will never change it

1 Thank nawar i
Zurich, Switzerland
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189 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Despite the turmoil raging in this lovely country the Cham Palace is an oasis in this once fine city. Everything works. Elevators are fast, room service and food is good, revolving restaurant on 15th floor is good. Staff are simply excellent. Wifi (payable) is good. Rooms are very good, spacious and clean. Beds are comfortable and bathrooms are roomy. I... More 

2 Thank Travel284
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Back after 21 years and the old Cham hasn't changed much. There's other hotels in Damas much more expensive but if you know the various "rates" you can still get a good deal. Don't expect ferns and fans in this place and if you don't mind saggy beds, the odd bug and yella yella should you be foolish enough to... More 

Thank HorseDoctor
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76 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Stayed there in 2010 with my family and relative we went their at the weekend, they chaged us EUR 250 for each room for less than 8 hours we checked-in at 7:00 PM and we used the room exactly for 5 hours sleeping that's it. Very expensive, below standard 5 stars hotel, very poor breakfast I could do better than... More 

1 Thank roubey
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38 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Cham Palace Hotel is a good alternative for a hotel in Damascus. It is centrally located with a traditional flavor that other big hotels in Damascus lack. The lobby - reception area is really great - oriental traditional and also very refreshing. The rooms are very clean but pretty small. Services are also very good.

2 Thank gtsint
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Cham Palace Damascus

Address: Maysaloun St. | P.O. Box 7570, Damascus, Syria
Location: Syria > Damascus
Price Range: $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cham Palace Damascus 5*
Number of rooms: 400
Also Known As:
Cham Palace Damascus Hotel Damascus
Cham Palace Hotel Damascus
Damascus Cham Palace Hotel
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