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Alexander the Great Hotel

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I mad a reservation on Booking.com At the first when i saw the hotel from outside i wasn't excited but when i entered i was really excited it thats why we should judge from the outside The room was a bit small but i love how the decorated it And the hotel receptionist was really nice and helpful It is...

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I also stay at this hotel when I am in Alexandria - it has a very nice and helpful staff, adequate facilities, good breakfast and good rooms. it can be a bit difficult to find though even its actually centrally located - so check out on the map before you go or call the hotel in advance to get a...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Firstly let me state that this hotel is in a good location, if your taxi driver can find it. The rooms are clean and large. The staff are very friendly and it's cheap. All that said. I paid for two nights but only stayed one. I arrived by taxi from the airport we went up and down the street 3...

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Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Location OK: in a quiet (by local standards) side street, not too far from the main attractions and shopping areas. Helpful staff at the reception desk (particulary Mina). We have been offered an early check in at no extra cost. Room (201) was spacious and clean, with a view over the courtyard of the St.Catherine school just across the street....

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in one of the apartments around the corner from the main hotel. Booking.com had over booked them for the hotel rooms, but they were kind to allow us to stay with them for the same price in the apartments. The staff was friendly, helpful, and always available. Room was clean and comfortable and they brought us fresh towels...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

A very little hotel but....When you arrive it seems a fake from outside one would think is the usual touristic bad cheap place but the staff very nice, rooms nice, clean, comfortable, nice services, nice location. In your room can make on your own coffee or tea. And it is absolutely cheap.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Hotel great staff very pleasant and helpful .while eating outside for b/fast and dinner numerous cats constantly begging at tables unfortunately some guests were feeding them so encouraging them,we had a cat stretch up to table almost pulling a dish of food off table. Staff aware of this did nothing to alleviate problem. Very loud music played in restaurant unable...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for a 5 stars hotel, you are at the wrong place. Otherwise you may want to try as it has been for us a great discovery We spent 10 days. Our room was clean. We did not check the others. Bed was new. Breakfast was ok. If fruits can be added it would be great Clean towels every day....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Not easy for taxi drivers to find, I discovered, it lies opposite Saint Catherine School and adjacent to the Greek Orthodox Church. A five minute walk to the shops and Corniche, the small hotel occupies the first and second floors of what was, once, a large family house and resembles a spacious two-floor apartment giving a homely atmosphere. Each room...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is inside a residential building. Our room was clean but there was always a smell. There was a broken tile which always produced noise whenever we pass over it. The breakfast was not good with poor variety of food. I wont stay there again. Still i can pay a little bit more and be better satisfied.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Alexandria city center, Alexander The Great Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi. The hotel overlooks the Episcopal Church and features a 24-hour front desk and a tour desk service.Just a 15-minute drive away from the Library of Alexandria, this hotel has spacious rooms with a satellite TV and a telephone. Each room has a minibar and a private bathroom with a shower.Guests can start their day with a breakfast buffet in the dining area or in the privacy of their room. The hotel’s à la carte restaurant serves local dishes, while you will also find a variety of restaurant in the surrounding area.Alexander The Great Hotel is 5 minutes away from the waterfront promenade corniche in Alexandria, and free private parking is available on site.Alexandria International Airport is 5 km away, and a car rental service is also provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexander the Great Hotel

Address: 5 Oskofia St. | Manshia, Alexandria, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Alexandria Governorate > Alexandria
Price Range: $28 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alexander the Great Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Check the beds, in our room they've been very hard.”
Carbo1960, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms easy accessible but beware late night early morn revving of cars screeching of brakes/tyres boy racers sea facing rooms quieter”
72murth, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not a lot of choice since this is a small hotel and all are similar in facilities.”
Simbal09, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“the bedrooms were not in the hotel itself but in another building. No air conditioning in rooms only in the hall.”
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marianab69, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Quieter floors are higher up and in the back”
ACAndros, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
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