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El Mesala Hotel

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#18 of 58 Hotels in Luxor
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Totnes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here twice, before going to Aswan and then on the way back, and each time we couldn't fault this hotel. We had a great view of the Nile, nice clean rooms, and the food couldn't have been better. However, it was the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff that really was outstanding. No hassling, no attempt to sell...

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Tarifa, Spain
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stayed there only for 4 nights and it was the perfect place to be in Luxor. Splendid view over the Nile, amazing sunset, tastefully food and attentive manager. He arranged for us all trips perfectly. Of course we will be back in this little jewel

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was one of the best hotels of our Egypt trip. It is located on Luxor's quieter west bank, just a short walk from the ferry to the busier East bank. It was very easy and cheap to take either the national ferry or one the small private boats back and forth for 2LE. One night we were running late...

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1Thank Trvlrk8
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Favorite hotel in Egypt! Stay here for real Egyptian hospitality at a family run place- we were treated royally, upgraded to a Nile view room for free, and were even invited into Kareem's home for a visit. (Kareem, the co-owner, is really awesome BTW, we had so much fun chatting with him. The cook is awesome, too). The pool is...

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3Thank Carrie D
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

A excellent value for money choice. Spectacular Nile view (opposite Luxor Temple), good rooms and a friendly & helpful staff. A nice rooftop restaurant, swimming pool. A Few meters walking distance from ferry. My 3rd stay here, hardly recommended !!! I will come back again, Luxor first choice.

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2Thank Pierre B
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Have stayed at some of the bigger hotels on the East Bank, but decided to try this Little budget hotel, just a small walk from the ferry on the West Bank. The room I had had a lovely view overlooking the Nile with a good sized balcony. Have to say the air conditioning was superb and kept me nice and...

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4Thank Annabel054
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

one of the best hotels I've ever been to. It's very cozy and the stuff are more than friendly. They act like family. the room view is perfect morning and night, food is very neat and tasty. Clean bathrooms and amenities, a very worth it and happy stay (:

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5Thank Sarah S
Brandon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Stayed two weeks in November and can only emphasize, as with other reviews, just how friendly and helpful all the staff are. Yes, you will hear the Muezzens calling at 5.am but if staying on the East Bank you will suffer this AND more traffic noise than here. Also reduced amount of "hassle" than with the prolific East Bank "touts"....

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5Thank Expressman10
Lawrence
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This summer I stayed at El Mesala for a few nights. I chose the hotel in part because of its location and the convenience of a restaurant at the hotel. It turned out to be a great location with a great view of the Nile, especially from the rooftop restaurant. Moreover, the staff were very hospitable. Unfortunately, one of the...

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9Thank T D
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 10 October 2015

We have been traveling for four months and have stayed in many places. El Mesala was above and beyond our best experience in Egypt, and possibly throughout our travels. The staff are wonderful, the food in the restaurant is the best we had in Egypt, and the view of Luxor temple and the Nile can't be beat. We felt so...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about El Mesala Hotel

Address: Ramla, West Bank, Luxor 10200, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Nile River Valley > Luxor
Price Range: ₹ 1,479 - ₹ 2,083 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Mesala Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Get a room with a view of the Nile, with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Rakiwallah, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for rooms on the first floor - good view, but less Restaurant noise from top floor when busy”
 of 5 bubbles Expressman10, 27 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Lovely view of the Nile from all front facing rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BobandJacq, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in 302 (I think), front facing so great view of the Nile, very spatious and with a large well furnitured balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles V8702YIjenniferw, 2 May 2015 | Read review
“Front facing rooms all have a balcony overlooking the Nile”
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 of 5 bubbles redape, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
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