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Maribor, Slovenia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to join short holiday in december. Warm weather from 25 to 30 degrees. Excelent all in ( lokal drinks,5 restaurant free use ),deluxe room are very clean,friendly stuff. You can snorkling and surfing in whole beach in the resort. Great place to go out on many activities with cheap or free transfer.

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mondeott, Thank you for your positive feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Your Assistant Guest Relation Manager Jessica

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my third visit to The Grand Makadi. It is part of the Red Sea Hotels Group. We were given a room upgrade with a sea view and a terrace. It was a good sized pleasant room. The housekeeping was good. I enjoyed the bed spread art and the fantastic towel sculptures.that the room attendant did for us especially...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for your positive feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Your Assistant Guest Relation Manager Jessica

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a week with family in December. Nice snorkeling reef right outside the hotel. We took a boat trip with a glass bottom boat and just had a great time at the hotel. Buffets where ok, and most 'a la carte restaurants. We choose to eat some that was in the all incisive recommend to try the seafood. The wifi...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Camilla G, Thank you for your feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectation in all aspects of your holiday, but rest assured, your comments are noted and we are working to resolve them for the future. We...

Colne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Once you get past the tired rooms and the poor wi-fi this hotel really is great value for your money. The pool is enormous and they're are plenty of sun loungers, the service from the lads around the pool is great and you are regularly brought drinks without having to constantly trying to attract someone's attention. The two boys in...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ValerieG74, Thank you for your feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectation in all aspects of your holiday, but rest assured, your comments are noted and we are working to resolve them for the future. We all...

Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

When arriving at Hurghada, make sure you branch off to the right going towards the agents, go to the bank for your Visa. All the agents are still overcharging for visa applications. Now its £5 extra per person, go to the Bank. Grand Mackardi hotel is a bit tired due to lack of visitors, however, the staff are very friendly...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ann c, Thank you for your feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectation in all aspects of your holiday, but rest assured, your comments are noted and we are working to resolve them for the future. We...

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Headed to hotel with great anticipation and looking forward to standards previously experienced over my last 8 visits to Egypt. Unfortunately it was not delivered. I cannot agree with the reviewer who said not to go by official rating because it's Egypt as I have always booked 5* and it has been delivered every time until now. Bathrooms are a...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear wanderer049, Thank you for your feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectation in all aspects of your holiday, but rest assured, your comments are noted and we are working to resolve them for the future. We all...

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The hotel was average, some staff were friendly but not all which surprised me, any other time I've been to Egypt (Sharm and Hurghada) every member of staff was friendly but here only a few. Jessica, guest relations is a fab lady though and does all she can to assist. We arrived at 9.30 p.m. and there wasn't much food...

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Dear caitlinm716, Thank you for your feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectation in all aspects of your holiday, but rest assured, your comments are noted and we are working to resolve them for the future. We all...

scotland
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Wasn't expecting to end up in Hurghada but long haul holidays to somewhere hot in October were priced through the roof this year, including this holiday but I was Defo going somewhere. We used the bank inside the airport to pay for our visas and due to the exchange rate were charged £21.50 I chose this hotel due to the...

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Grand-Makadi-Team, Assistant Guest Relation Manager at The Grand Makadi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nessie2665, Thank you for your positive feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Your Assistant Guest Relation Manager Jessica

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My first time at the Grand Makadi Hotel exceeded my expectations. The room was clean, quiet and spacious. Due to my reduced mobility I was given a room on the ground floor close to Reception, Bar and Restaurant. There are plenty of restaurants to choose from and the buffet has something for everyone. The pier projects from the beach right...

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Dear Anna L, Thank you for your positive feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Your Assistant Guest Relation Manager Jessica

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I have read comments about our beloved Grand Makadi and please please don't let them put you off booking. We have visited 4 times and plan to go at least once a year. Fantastic food down at the Mall and friends for life at the bar!

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Dear vic14west, Thank you for your positive feedback. I’m glad that you enjoyed your holidays with us, and I will pass your comments on to our team. We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Your Assistant Guest Relation Manager Jessica

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grand Makadi Hotel is a lively destination with the needs of younger families firmly at its heart. There is a large sweeping beach, and a jetty that takes guests directly to the house reef where they can enjoy snorkelling in the crystal clear Red Sea waters. The large swimming pool and sun terrace offer plenty of space for sunbathing, and the children’s club and sporting activities keep the children occupied. Add a diverse choice of restaurants and it really is an ideal base for enjoying all the Red Sea has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grand Makadi Hotel

Address: Safaga Road, Makadi Bay, Hurghada, Egypt (Formerly The Grand Makadi)
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Hurghada > Makadi Bay
Price Range: £51 - £231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Grand Makadi Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 302
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Also Known As:
The Grand Makadi Hotel Hurghada
Grand Makadi Hurghada
Grand Makadi Bay
Hotel Style:
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Makadi Bay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Makadi Bay
#15 Luxury Hotel in Makadi Bay
#15 Family Hotel in Makadi Bay
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“Occupancy rates are still low so ask to be upgraded.”
 of 5 bubbles 1234567890bcfc, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room with large balcony facing the sea”
 of 5 bubbles 791annc, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Inspect the bathrooms before unpacking”
 of 5 bubbles wanderer049, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Egyptian_romeo , 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 2214 is great if available or any other along that corridor. Great views”
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