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    Penguin Village

    Mashraba St, Dahab 46617, Egypt
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    • Excellent35%
    • Very good40%
    • Average11%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
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    “low budget” (7 reviews)
    “sea view” (20 reviews)
    “a bit salty” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 240 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Best place for low-budget, quite and nice trip to Dahab. Not a fancy place, but it's cozy enough that made me check in there 3 times. The place is very good, not very far from center town and cafes and not too close to hear...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Don't expect luxury or over the top amenities when you stay at Penguin Village. It is a very basic, authentic place, situated right in front of the sea. Rooms are not that good, but in Dahab, you'll probably be spending most of your stay doing...More

    Thank Sherine Y
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    checked in for a three nights stay, checked out before completing the first night due to the bad smell in the room and the dirty bed sheets. will never try it again. Room views are good with a pleasant place to have a drink on...More

    Thank AdelA87B
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    This hotel was a very good experience for us, the staff is really nice and helpful, the location is very good, and the price is fair enough. We had a bit issue with the first room regarding cleaning but they immediately changed us to a...More

    Thank Susa S
    Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

    Our stay at penguin village was great!! We stayed for 8 days and ended up adding a day. The staff was very friendly, from Emad, the general manager, to Achmad en Flo at the diving centre. We did not plan to do a diving course,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 24 - US$ 24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
    • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Dahab
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
    • Egypt >
    • Red Sea and Sinai >
    • South Sinai >
    • Dahab
    • Also Known As
    • Penguin Village Dahab ,
    • Penguin Village Hotel Dahab
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    Room Tips
    "Upper floor rooms with sea-view are the best"
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    "The best rooms have balcony and feels like they pay more attention to those."
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    "i wish they could continue introducing this good service"
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    "Ask for a room away from the reception, where there is more noise."
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