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Hotel Crillon

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I have visited this place a lot with my family, it's quiet, a bit of an old-people's place, and has a very nice view. They serve breakfast and lunch (lunch is not included in the room fees), both are really nice and fresh, and feel like home-made. The place is pretty old, with it's owner Mr Talaat, who is very...

Thank Karim B
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

It is quite good for a budget hotel, very good location, clean rooms and excellent view. What you need to put in mind as a guest is that the hotel doesn't offer towels, so you need to bring your own and that some rooms don't have private bathrooms (some does). So make sure you state your preference while doing the...

Thank erianmon
Reviewed 8 December 2016

the hotel in a very good location in Alexandria, the service is not so good but it is OK, the view from the balconies is wonderful, directly by the sea, the price is mid-average not so cheap and not so expensive,the breakfast is great.

Thank michael d
Reviewed 29 October 2016

As the title says, without exaggeration; because of the staff at this hotel I have experienced what is arguably the worst night of my life so far. Staff is NOT allowed to knock on people's doors at 2am in the morning and act like moral police, demanding to see IDs. The staff member at hand was extremely rude and made...

Thank Nadine H
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I spent one night at this motel in Alexandria and had the worst experience ever. We were three female friends (one from Egypt and two from Denmark) sharing one room. We went to bed around 1 am and after two hours a staff from the hotel knocked heavily on our door. As scared as we got we didn't open the...

Thank Suzan Y
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I spent one night at Le Crillon Hotel and going in to the hotel I felt I was part of an old Egyptian movie. The hotel comes across as a huge flat spread across 3 different floors. It is the kind of hotel that you would spend a day in or maximum 3 nights. The rooms are clean & spacious...

Thank Hala_Sulaiman
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Cheap clean and friendly sea view is magnificent old motel in the heart of Alexander town near every thing and the service is good plz visit and enjoy the old clean atmospheric sea smell the people are friendly and smart enough to serve you

Thank Mohamed E
Reviewed 13 November 2015

This is a very old hotel on the Main Street of Alexandria. Nothing wrong with old, as long as it is clean and functioning. The room we had overlooking the Ocean and Citadel was beautifully spacious, with great huge windows that opened onto a tiny deck you could not even stand on. But we had to have plumbers come and...

Thank crossdon
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Staying at this hotel is like going back in time to the 50's. The plumbing has been updated, and the floors have been kept up, but the furniture and wallpaper look like something from an old movie. It truly is a hole-in-the-wall hotel. It's located on a side street, but it's right next to the Mediterranean Sea. The view from...

Thank Kristen N
Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2015

The Crillon is all about an authentic experience on the Mediterranean. There's no air conditioning and I refused to trust the poxy olde lift (elevator) BUT this place is awesome. It has 1920s kitsch stuffed birds and big old wooden drawers and stands, you feel like you're in a Hemmingway novel. The staff are really lovely; the bathrooms are communal...

1Thank PedallingPilgrims

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Additional Information about Hotel Crillon

Address: 5 Sharia Adib Ishaq, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Alexandria Governorate > Alexandria
Number of rooms: 320
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“Usually the 3rd floor is the best (where the reception is) and always take front rooms - besy views. Do not stay in the 2nd floor very messy”
896karimb, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Highly recommend rooms facing the main street and beach.”
Hala_Sulaiman, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 302,304 are the best, large with ocean views.”
crossdon, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“best views”
KristenN318, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“This place is a few dollars cheaper than the rest, but along the Corniche, you'll find loads of similar hotels and it does not cost a lot of time to check out a few. I am not going back to Crillon even though i spend a few days in Alex each month, year long”
ericzeee, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
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