My partner and I booked a weeks rental at the Gold Star/Gold Sharm apartment complex, with the idea of buying a property on the same complex.
The owner has a website dedicated to the 'luxury' apartment (C4 201), however it is far from luxurious. While the complex is in a reasonably good location, it's still in the process of being built. The areas which have been completed are satisfactory and the one completed pool is adequate. The owner advertised the complex as having the largest pool in Sharm and even posted a photo on his site, the pool is still being built and I believe he has now been removed.
The apartment itself is in a very shabby condition, there is no electricity outside on the landing, so on arrival we were given a torch. We had to spend the first few hours of our holiday, clearing out the dead cockroaches from the bathrooms and bedrooms. The furnishings are stained, the main balcony unsafe, the floors were filthy dirty and the bed linen (a sheet... more