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Shams AL-Basra Hotel

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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Great hotel value for money Always fully booked Just call in advance to book your room and they do have a fantastic room I think it's 703 it has jakozi inside Food is very good and they accept credit card which something very rare in iraq .......

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Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

Basra in neglected city since many years but this hotel is the best compared to others in term of budget which is already high but lower than others, It doesn't deserve to pay more than 70$ but there's no good alternative choice. The staff are friendly and need an international experience to enhance the process time during check in and...

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Thank Anas Q
Tehran, Iran
Reviewed October 7, 2015

this is the best hotel that you can find in Basra according to your budget, there are two five star hotels in Basra that I have been there before, Mnawi Pasha and Basra international hotel. Basra international hotel is perfect but Mnawi Basha is old hotel that need rehabilitation in all parts but still charge you very high. shams Al-Basra...

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Watford
Reviewed October 17, 2014

Basra is emerging from years of neglect, and to the existing "old favourites" of the Mnawi Basha and Sheraton is to be added the surprisingly good Shams al-Basra. The accommodation is of a very good standard, the food is excellent and the staff friendly and welcoming. For those needing to work, the absence of a desk is an inconvenience, but...

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3Thank Matthew C
Columbia, SC
Reviewed March 16, 2014

I was placed here by Turkish Airways after my flight was cancelled - and what a pleasant surprise! Professional, friendly staff, bright, well-appointed lobby with cafe, nice buffet, solid wifi connection, solid security, and bus shuttles to the airport. For years I have stayed at the Mnawi Basha, which i adore for its service, dining, and shaded outdoor lawn patio...

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Shams AL-Basra Hotel

Address: Watan Street, Basrah 61001, Iraq
Location: Iraq > Basrah Province > Basrah
Price Range: $170 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shams AL-Basra Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 81
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