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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are good specially the sea view ones, Their prices are so good And the most important they have a very lovely set of staff in Dahab!! They are the best I guess Good prices for the trips mountain night and the snorkeling and diving they could set it up for you Lived the experience

Thank Amro A
1 review
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Rooms are very small even the triple .. the breakfast is very bad and not served well .. room service are not that professional staff .. the only one benefit is the good location. If you are looking for a good service .. this place is not recommended at all

Thank Mohamad H
Alexandria, Egypt
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

I spent there 5 nights. Great price for a good simple room with an AC and a clean bed and bathroom. Location is great. Friendly staff. The cafe offers a great sea view. Very good hotel for budget travelers.

Thank Omar E
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8 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Great price for a good simple room with an AC and a clean bed and bathroom. Location is perfect. Staff super friendly. Food is really good with a nice sea view. They organize trips to Blue Hole, Blue Lagoon and other places with suitable prices.

Thank Yara E
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I spent there 2 night, The accommodation is good for the money I paid. The cafe offers a great sea view,however the food and drinks quality are not so good; you can go out and buy any sandwiches and enjoy eating them by the sea view. The room was OK just the basics, bathrooms need a lot of improvement. The... More 

Thank Mohamed R
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The room is clean and the view is superb. The Egyptian breakfast at the restaurant is great. The reception guys are more than amazing. great location and prices Will definitely come stay here again on my next visit! 👌👌

Thank Mohammed S
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2016

A great place overall, perfect location and the staff was extremely friendly. The rooms weren't so great however they were working on upgrading them as they changed the beds during our stay. The daily excursions are reasonably priced considering the average pricing for the area and the rooms are dirt cheap. Definitely worth checking out.

Thank Youssef N
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Was a really good and well organized place, enjoyed 4 nights there, maybe the only 1 thing i didnt like was the room service, as they never actually showed up Had a good view, good prices, friendly people, so ill go again for sure

Thank Ahmed A
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

I stayed there for 5 days. Very cheap and reasonable place. The cafe is really good to sit in and read and have a drink but the food is not very good. It is better to go out and get some shwarma or anything for that matter

1 Thank Saurabh R
Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

I took one night as i was in sharm and hit dahab to try the marvelous sea . i worth me 20 $ for night me and my wife . it was good as we don't stay at room except for sleeping . we was out the whole day . this what happened when u in dahab but its OK... More 

Thank raoof s

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly, clean hotel located on the waterfront. A range of rooms including ones with A/C, private bathrooms and balcony with red Sea views. Onsite restaurant and dive center offering recreational diving and PADI courses. Pick up service from anywhere in Egypt and assistance in arranging tours to surrounding cities and the Sinai region.hope to see you soon> ... more   less 

Additional Information about Penguin Village

Address: Mashraba St, Dahab 46617, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Dahab
Price Range: ₹ 800 - ₹ 1,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Penguin Village 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Penguin Village Dahab
Penguin Village Hotel Dahab
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Dahab
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check out the roof of the sea few restaurant, it's great for star gazing”
 of 5 bubbles youssefn908, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 130 is the best .. unrivaled views of the sea and ur not boxed in between 2 rooms ..”
 of 5 bubbles LoLiiii, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Water quality is very bad”
 of 5 bubbles 551tareks, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
“seaview rooms”
 of 5 bubbles lamiaa123, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“just ask for a sea view room , preferable second floor to get full sea view , or ground floor for not going up the stairs”
 of 5 bubbles mostafa_rakha, 31 Jul 2015 | Read review
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