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Philae Hotel

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Traveller (178)
Room & Suite (89)
Dining (16)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Pets Allowed
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
3 Star Hotel
Offers from Philae Hotel
Special Offer: Free pickup on arrival
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Location and contact
79 Cornich el Nile, Aswan, Egypt
Hotel website
9.7 miles to Aswan Airport
14 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Firstly, I would like to thank Ms Asmaa from Philae Hotel for such patience and attentive service. The hotel is nicely located along the nile where there are several food outlets available. Would definitely recomemmend the 1.5 hrs Felucca ride organised by the hotel. It...More

Thank MdSufian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very warmly welcomed in Philae hotel by the staff at the evening of our arrival in Aswan. The hotel had sent a car to the airport to pick us up. After a delicious diner we enjoyed our bath in a wonderfully clean bathroom....More

1  Thank Bosco S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I personally recommend this place if you are planning to move around Aswan and Luxor. The hotel has the BEST SERVICE and the front office personnel were GREAT. Always trying to help and solving all our doubts. Perfect location in front of the Nile, you...More

Thank Pepa F
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our stay at the Philadelphia Hotel. It was an exceptional value for the price. The receptionist was very kind and helpful and the breakfast was amazing. We had an early morning departure to Abu Simbel and they even packed us breakfast. I...More

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Excellent location with a lot of restaurant nearby. There is a night bazaar nearby with around 10 mins walking distance only KFC also just opposite the hotel. It's quite safe to walking around during night time.

1  Thank Sherry_Tam78
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$36 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$36 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Aswan
#3 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (178)
Room & Suite (89)
Dining (16)
Questions & Answers
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loganphi20
1 March 2018|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
Thank you for your question , I have the pleasure to inform you that we arrange transport to Abu Simbel. Kindly contact us through our email for more details.
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Noel B
27 February 2018|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Ask me.
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OzzieLass1966
11 September 2014|
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Response from Philae-hotel-aswan | Property representative |
yes you can it is about 20 minutes walking ,but during the summer time it is very hot and the sung is very strong also if you are carrying bags i think will be difficult to walk.
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Room Tips
"Strategic location"
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"Nile view rooms are more noisy since they face the street. Rooms at the back don't have view but more..."
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"I am a sound sleeper... I was never disturbed by any extraneous noises"
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"Nile facing room is the best"
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