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Mara House

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  • Excellent84%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 26 January 2010

Mara and her family make visiting Luxor and its environs safe, comfortable, and fun for those people who have aversions to large tours. Our experience far exceeded our expectations, which were hopeful but uncertain at best. Having been to Egypt before with a tour, we...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2010

I recently returned from touring Egypt and Jordon. While in Luxor we stayed at Mara House.If you are looking for a western hotel this is not the place for you to stay.If you want to experiance Luxor in a clean,comfortable,and safe environment you should check...More

Thank MJLRochester_NewYork
Reviewed 25 January 2010

While from the outside, it doesn't look like much, Mara took a random building in a poorer area and built a beautiful hotel. The rooms are huge and comfortable, with porch and kitchenette. The lobby is well done with a good selection of books. The...More

Thank shokod
Reviewed 26 December 2009

We spent only one night in this wonderful, warm and well-run hotel in Luxor. The suites are super clean, have authentic decor, and there are some very nice pieces of art on the walls. Also, they are extremely spacious! We have arranged transportation from the...More

1  Thank petit_requin
Reviewed 21 December 2009

After reading all the positive reviews on TA, Mara's House completely lived up to expectations. Great hotel, great hosts and great advice. Just want to add that as a family with young kids of 7 & 5, we were a little worried that we were...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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"The call to prayer is part of the Egyptian experience, but it may wake you at an ungodly hour! Bring earplugs."
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"All the rooms are great to the best of my knowledge. This is a boutique hotel located on a residential street."
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"The rooftop patio is a highlight. Be sure to get up there for the view."
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"All rooms are large and comfortable. We had room 5, upstairs. No elevator, but easy access."
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