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A charming small hotel with 15 rooms beautifully done in Arabic/Oriental style. Located in Tripoli's old town with under 10 minutes walk to the National Museum. We strive to make guests feel at home rather than being in a hotel.
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Property amenities
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Air Conditioning
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You will not be disappointed by this boutique hotel in the medina. Excellent service, decent breakfast, nice decor. The credit card machine even works most of the time. There is even a pool and a great restaurant adjacent.
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You arrive to the El Khan on a tiny bumpy rode in the middle of the old town. You walk in and it is a true old villa. Gorgeous Berber textiles and black and white photos of an earlier, happier era on the walls. Aref meets you at his desk, and he knows everything and everyone.
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I stayed at the El Khan for two nights in March 2013 and loved every second. The hotel is in the middle of the old town, near the Arch of Marcus Aurelius, so you get to experience a more authentic taste of Tripoli than staying at the Raddisson or the Corinthia. Aref, the owner,
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I stayed two weeks and really loved the place - very friendly and helpful staff, extremely tastefully decorated rooms and lobby, quite central location (no suitcase dragging, your taxi can drop you right at the doorstep). The only downsides: restaurant is overprized for what it
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I stayed at the El-khan for 80 days and could not have been a happier traveler. The staff became my Libyan family, keeping me comfortable and making me laugh. The hotel is beautifully and tastefully appointed, full of lovingly, carefully chosen antiques and artifacts. It is
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another beautiful room - twin beds
large comfy beds
"If wifi and cellular phone access is important to you, ask for one of the rooms in the front above reception, but they are all lovely."
"You can a larger room for the same price as a smaller one, if available. Be sure to ask."
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