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Philae Hotel

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  • Average7%
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Reviewed 31 January 2013

My son and I recently took a Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan. In order to visit Abu Simbel, we spent a night at the Philae Hotel. I found the service provided by The owner Hanan to be superior. Prior to arriving we were in...More

2  Thank Rick C
Reviewed 28 January 2013

We stayed in the Philae hotel for one night. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was clean simple and had a lovely Nile view. We got a pickup from the train station and the hotel was in a convenient location. Our only...More

1  Thank Optimus196
Reviewed 27 January 2013

I was so pleased by this hotel that I had to write about it, something I've never done before, although I am a writer. The Philae had everything I wanted and is reasonably priced. Centrally located, with a famouly fine Nile view, my room was...More

Thank elsie d
Reviewed 16 January 2013

I recommend the Philae Hotel for people that like good balance between price and confort. The location is central, the breakfast is sufficient. They have good rooms -well decorated. The manager can help you with a lot of hints that you will appreciate

1  Thank MARINRennes_France
Reviewed 12 January 2013

This hotel has a great location on the Corniche (riverfront road), and you get a fantastic view from the rooms facing the Nile. There are many restaurants along the nearby waterfront, a souk (market) behind the hotel, and many money-changers and ATMs nearby. We got...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$ 37 - US$ 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Aswan
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 37 - US$ 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Aswan
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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loganphi20
1 March 2018|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
Thank you for your question , I have the pleasure to inform you that we arrange transport to Abu Simbel. Kindly contact us through our email for more details.
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Noel B
27 February 2018|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Ask me.
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OzzieLass1966
11 September 2014|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
yes you can it is about 20 minutes walking ,but during the summer time it is very hot and the sung is very strong also if you are carrying bags i think will be difficult to walk.
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Room Tips
"Nile view rooms are more noisy since they face the street. Rooms at the back don't have view but more..."
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"I am a sound sleeper... I was never disturbed by any extraneous noises"
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"Nile facing room is the best"
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"The river view rooms offer beautiful view of the Nile"
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