We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all 53 hotels in Dahab

Penguin Village

279 reviews
#14 of 53 Hotels in Dahab
Save
Traveller (163)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (25)
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“low budget”(7 reviews)
“a bit salty”(3 reviews)
“sea view”(18 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (279)Write a Review
Filter reviews
242 results
Traveller rating
89
91
26
19
17
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
89
91
26
19
17
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslow budgeta bit saltysea vieworganize tripsreception guysdive centremount sinaihot waterday tripsair conditionrooms are cleanblue holeenjoyed my stayfishhosteldivingegypt
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 242 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

by the sea with a lovely restaurant and access to the market. The staff also arranged for our trip to Mount Sinai and were always ready to help. Perfect place to lounge and relax. Everybody in the town knows Penguin and it is easy to...More

1  Thank AyeshaMualla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely loved my time spent at the penguin village. We went with the intention of staying only one night and two days and ended up staying seven!! Penguin is the best bang for your buck- you definitely get what you pay for plus a...More

Thank Maya B
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Best place for low-budget, quite and nice trip to Dahab. Not a fancy place, but it's cozy enough that made me check in there 3 times. The place is very good, not very far from center town and cafes and not too close to hear...More

Thank HeshamAbboud
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Don't expect luxury or over the top amenities when you stay at Penguin Village. It is a very basic, authentic place, situated right in front of the sea. Rooms are not that good, but in Dahab, you'll probably be spending most of your stay doing...More

Thank Sherine Y
Reviewed 13 November 2017

checked in for a three nights stay, checked out before completing the first night due to the bad smell in the room and the dirty bed sheets. will never try it again. Room views are good with a pleasant place to have a drink on...More

Thank AdelA87B
View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345649
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$11 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Dahab
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$11 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Dahab
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (163)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (9)
Hotel & Grounds (116)
Bathroom (5)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Penguin Village staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"Upper floor rooms with sea-view are the best"
Read review
"The best rooms have balcony and feels like they pay more attention to those."
Read review
"i wish they could continue introducing this good service"
Read review
"Ask for a room away from the reception, where there is more noise."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite