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Mara House

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train station”(26 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 14 December 2009

Every positive review on Trip Advisor about Mara House is true ! We made our choice of hotel in Luxor based purely on the Trip Advisor's glowing praise but were skeptical that some reviews may have been planted as surely no establishment in Egypt is...More

3  Thank Robocopms
Reviewed 10 December 2009

This place is great! I booked it based on the positive reviews that Iread without realizing that it really is off the beaten path - which is a wonderful thing. Mara and her staff are the best in Egypt & I wouldn't hesitate to recommend...More

3  Thank paul2earth
Reviewed 8 December 2009

Some very nice things about this place but also drawbacks, particularly the bathroom.. good - room simple but charming, Mara very helpful and friendly, restaurant beautiful and food spectacular, one of the best meals in egypt not good - bathroom, just a shower handle on...More

4  Thank TravelATL
Reviewed 8 December 2009

We only stayed two nights and we should have stayed 2 months! Mara House may be labelled as a B&B, but it is so much more : the restaurant certainly merits its excellent reputation, it's delicious, authentic and the decor is fantastic. The rooms are...More

1  Thank ChrisPhilMelbourne
Reviewed 3 December 2009

4 woman traveling throughout Egypt and Jordan. We had a 3 bedroom apartment. I had the interior room so it offered very little light and I could not keep the small window open because of the noise of the AC in the adjoining room. No...More

5  Thank RanchoSolYMar
Response from Maraegypt, Owner Manager at Mara HouseResponded 7 December 2009

Mara House offers 2 tours to guests - one to Abydos/Dendera and one to West Bank (which takes in the 5 major sites). Each of these tours costs 450 LE per person which at todays rate is US$85. The price includes the guide, the transport,...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Room & Suite (44)
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"All the rooms are great to the best of my knowledge. This is a boutique hotel located on a residential street."
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"The rooftop patio is a highlight. Be sure to get up there for the view."
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"All rooms are large and comfortable. We had room 5, upstairs. No elevator, but easy access."
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"Every room is unique. Marie can help you find one to suit your tastes."
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