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Safir Hotel Alger

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Stayed here for 3 nights in total in different 4th and 5th floor rooms. The hotel is large and in need of a refurbishment . Overall it wasn't too bad. Rooms were spacious, pretty clean, lots of hot water though the poor water pressure made showering in the 1st room tricky. The rooms vary in what works eg my 1st...

Thank LDB65
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

For the price you pay you get away less than you expect except for the location and proximity to downtown. This hotel is an ancient building that requires modernization to keep up with the international standard for the price yoy pay.

Thank Ram S
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel at the beginning and end of a two week tour taken of Northeastern Algeria. As mentioned by other people is dated, but still has some charm. The renovated room on the fifth floor were very good. In contrast, the rooms on the second floor were run down and somewhat dirty and run down

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I stayed there for three nights during May 2015, travelling for business. Staff are indifferent and show no intention to provide a quality service. Cleaners try to get into the room without knocking first-there are no "Do not disturb" signs on the doors. Bed was very uncomfortable with a very hard mattress. Bathroom and fixtures old. Carpets throughout the hotel...

Thank Yannis A
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 April 2015

This hotel is in a great location near the corniche but the rooms are not so good for the price (12,000 DZD for a single room). Earplugs are essential if you want to have any chance of a decent sleep (mainly noise from traffic, but also from neighbours if you are unlucky). Cigarette smoke can also be a problem. Breakfast...

1Thank KGB777
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

That was excellent hotel in Algeria i enjoyed my stay here. Hotel was clean . Staff were amazing they are expert. I got free WiFi and free breakfast. The view was amazing from the balcony. Facing the sea and the location in the downtown. Highly recommended

Thank kismael
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Safir Hotel for 1 week. Everything old and dirty. I stayed because there wasnt any vacancy around algiers for those days. Breakfast service is not good. No plates no folk! Building is very old. Architecture is very nice but they hadnt taken care of it!

1Thank Gökhan Ö
Reviewed 4 January 2015

this hotel offers large rooms and ( eventually ) everything works.Eventually,I say,as the heating wouldnt work and we had to change rooms on both of our visits.Ditto tv and no english channels ( which we did occasionally get in other hotels ) No hot water on second visit.The breakfast is a joke.Stale bread and jam.Not even small cheese spreads which...

Thank patbrownett
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2014

My husband and I used this hotel as a stop over before travelling to other areas. It is a clean and fairly well presented hotel. Reception were informative and there was good WiFi. Sadly as in Ramadan restaurant was not fully functioning, room service was offered as an alternative for breakfast. This was small and the coffee Luke warm.

2Thank tracy W
Lower Mainland, BC
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Stayed 5 nights at this hotel. Staff friendly, rooms have hot water, but check bathroom to make sure shower not broken and toilet seat in place when you are assigned a room. TV only has Arabic and French language stations. Free bottle of water daily. Air conditioning in rooms. Standard breakfast of coffee/tea, croissants and bread, jam, yoghurt, hard boiled...

Thank ShilohinBC

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inauguré en 1930 par les frères Aletti pour fêter le centenaire de l'occupation française en Algérie, beaucoup de personnalités y sont séjournés notamment des chefs des états: Houari Boumedienne et Mohamed Boudiaf (algériens), François Mitterrand (français), fidel castro (cubain), ainsi que ché guevara, charlie chaplin, jean paul belmondo, le prince Albert 1er et la pricesse carolina de Monaco.c'est un très bel hôtel a l'architecture française qui est prêt a vous accueillir a tout moment et principalement pour vos séjours d'affaires. ... more   less 

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Address: 2 Rue Asselah Hocine, Algiers 16000, Algeria
Region: Algeria > Algiers Province > Algiers
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Safir Hotel Alger 3.5*
Number of rooms: 150
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“Bad hotel in not such a good location afterall”
YannisA217, 7 May 2015 | Read review
“Requested sea view and was given this.”
730tracyw730, 16 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Relatively quiet but rooms on 3rd floor facing the courtyard can get a bit noisy if guests decided to sit and chat in the courtyard.”
ShilohinBC, 3 May 2014 | Read review
“We faced busy street but it was quiet.”
mrs0wl, 17 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Best stay somewhere else this old government hotl is in sad decline”
DaveSpencer32, 17 Sep 2013 | Read review
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