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Philae Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Free pickup on arrival
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Special Offer: Free pickup on arrival
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Reviewed 17 August 2013

Took the train from Luxor to Aswan. It was about a 10 minute ride from the train station to the hotel. The manager was very nice. The rooms were ok. We had a Nile view although it was partially blocked by a ferry docked on...More

2  Thank MNJohnson
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We had to be accommodated last minute into Philae hotel as the overnight sleeper was cancelled. We had a family room for 4 which was good. What was impressive was the lady owner, all the other ladies in the reception, kitchen etc, they were all...More

1  Thank MandarKulkarni
Reviewed 9 June 2013

First, let me be clear and honest: we did not stay in the Philae. What we did do was have lunch here and start talking with the hotel manager. She helped us book a tour to Abu Simbel and later a felucca toward Luxor. She...More

1  Thank mattf71
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Aswan is one of my favorite place in Egypt. My visit to Aswan i prefer to stay in Philae, and was very satisfied. The Staff is so accommodating, and helpful. The hotel is situated in the best view of Nile, where in the afternoon you...More

2  Thank Jamil H
Reviewed 12 May 2013

The hotel was in a good location, had a very helpful staff, and a good breakfast. The air conditioning worked very well. The room had a lovely view overlooking the Nile. The touts in the area (throughout Egypt really) are very bothersome though you can't...More

1  Thank csinger13
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$32 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Aswan
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$32 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Aswan
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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loganphi20
1 March 2018|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
Thank you for your question , I have the pleasure to inform you that we arrange transport to Abu Simbel. Kindly contact us through our email for more details.
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Noel B
27 February 2018|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Ask me.
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OzzieLass1966
11 September 2014|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
yes you can it is about 20 minutes walking ,but during the summer time it is very hot and the sung is very strong also if you are carrying bags i think will be difficult to walk.
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Room Tips
"Strategic location"
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"Nile view rooms are more noisy since they face the street. Rooms at the back don't have view but more..."
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"I am a sound sleeper... I was never disturbed by any extraneous noises"
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"Nile facing room is the best"
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