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Fort Arabesque Resort, Spa & Villas

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

having stayed last year at the hotel we knew what to expect - this was the main reason for a return visit as we really enjoyed it that much as a a baseline for the review however, how things can change over the course of a year this time we were faced with building renovation on going which we were... More 

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Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to this wonderful place. Yes the hotel is a bit shabby in places but it is clean and tidy and the staff are always polite and friendly. The beach is spotless and the lifeguards are very knowledgeable about the reef life and also very polite. The coral reef never disappoints with the beautiful and colourful... More 

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Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First day we got annoyed with how many people try to sell u trips and other things at the beach and pool area. they should'n be allowed at pool area imo. We did the beauty center which i regret so bad, at the end of the session the guy who did my feet and face made me look at my... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How many times we look to the sky and see the shining stars and like to catch it?!! Now we can by visiting Fort Arabesque resort Makadi Bay. For the second year in a row, we booked for our vacation there to renew our memories there. Once we arrived, smooth, quick and professional checking in was done by the professional... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sad to say it was a bit better when it was rammed. Without the hussle and hassle it has lost its spark. Still the staff are superb and the food is great. Might this be the last time I come here after three (or is it four) visits? J'espère que non parce que j'adore l'endroit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a short vacation me , my sister , her Husband and 2yrs daughter, lets start with the good things & things the management need to work on them after :- " Beach" sea is marvelous , crystal clear water , sandy beach with some corals near the shore that you can watch the fish while standing, its... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Egypt for the first time expecting good things due to the reviews and things people had told us.. what we got was the complete opposite.. half of the hotel is shut due to inhabitance which nobody had made us aware of.. the majority of guests were locals and I have never in my life been more disgusted by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this hotel for the past 8 years and we love it although it could do with a face lift it's not changed a bit in all the years we have been going so needs some updating ie painting new bedding curtains lamp shades etc. The food is basic always something to eat though and I'm a fussy eater.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to Fort Arabesque last June. The hotel is cute and the rooms, even if needs refurbishment, are spacious and all sea view. The beach is the real strength of this hotel. The reef in front is beautiful, full of fish and colorful corals. The staff are really good, always smiling and helpful. The only really negative... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to fort arabesque for a number of years because of it being a quiet hotel. Well I am disappointed that they have allowed some rather disrespectful guests that allow their children to run around causing havoc, running and screaming down corridors and banging doors at all times of the night and early morning,plus the adults having... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fort Arabesque Resort, Spa, & Villas promises tranquilityand opulence with its 444 luxurious rooms, suites, privateapartments and 14 newly built villas.Four dining venues, five swimming pools, including a children's pool(three of which are heated), a state-of-the-art gym, world class Thai managed Spa and sports facilities as well as I-Dive, a five-starIDC PADI dive center, guarantee a fun and unforgettable hotel experience.Inspired by the Sardinian roots of its architects, FortArabesque Resort & Spa combines distinctive Italianand Arabic accents in its architecture, from its imposingmedieval fort structure to its interior touches and décor,where the different shades of Egyptian cave stones fromAswan blend with the antique fine wood furnishings oforiental designs.We would like to introduce our new concept as well, which is unique in Egypt.Nestled within the Fort Arabesque resort, The Villas offer its guests luxurious accommodation, space and privacy in addition to a more personal and dedicated service. Each of the 14 Villas (8 units with 1 bedroom + 1 bathroom, 6 units with 2 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms) is tastefully decorated to reflect the mix of Arabic accents and Mediterranean influences of the Fort Arabesque Resort. All units have private garden and terrace with private access to a secluded swimming pool exclusive to The Villas. To ensure a fast and efficient service, the check-in is done through a private reception. The residents also have access to the Pavilion which is a private lounge where the villa guests can enjoy a semi-served upgraded breakfast in the morning. For lunch and dinner time the Pavilion functions as an A’la Carte Restaurant, giving the opportunity to enjoy a fine dining experience. The extra benefits of the Villa Guests include free Wi-Fi, free Gym usage and various discounts in the different outlets of the hotel.Guests at The Villas are free to use all the facilities and enjoy the same ‘all inclusive’ benefits at the resort with quick access to the main restaurant and the beach as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fort Arabesque Resort, Spa & Villas

Address: Safaga Road | Abu Makhadeg Bay, Makadi Bay, Hurghada, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Hurghada > Makadi Bay
Price Range: $54 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fort Arabesque Resort, Spa & Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 458
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Also Known As:
Hotel Fort Arabesque
Fort Arabesque Makadi Bay
Fort Arabesque Hurghada
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Makadi Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Makadi Bay
#9 Luxury Hotel in Makadi Bay
#9 Family Hotel in Makadi Bay
#10 Romantic Hotel in Makadi Bay
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