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Eskaleh Eco Lodge

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Phone 340-1288, Abu Simbel 81636, Egypt
+20 111 170 4575
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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Spent one night here is early January. Highly recommended. Beautiful rooms in a lovely setting. We walked from here to Abu Simbel and back twice during our short stay: once during the day and once for the evening sound and light show. It can take between 20 to 30 minutes (depending on your pace) to walk one way to the... More 

Thank dk424
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great Food - you won't regret eating in. At Lunch you may find tour groups here but in the evenings it will be just guests and very quiet.

Thank Bluetax
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Only had lunch there but the place is amazing. The view is fantastic . Built by the Nubian way of architecture and Nubian interior design

Thank Naafkz
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This eco-lodge displays all that is distinctive in Nubian style. Bright colors and decorations galore, the hotel is a feast for the eyes. The food served here is excellent, alcohol is also available. The rooms are cute and traditional. This is not 5-star style, but it's a fantastic place to stay that immerses you in the culture of the area.

Thank Liz S
New York City, New York
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34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Thank you again for the warm welcome and wonderful fish tajine. The cold beer on the late afternoon boat trip to view Abu Simbel was also wonderful. Highly recommended.

Thank rtwtripper1
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night and it was lovely - Fekry, his son and the team made sure every aspect of the stay was lovely. It felt like being in a home. It's an easy 20 min walk from the temple complex, and is nice and quiet. The fish was easily the best dinner I have had in my travels around Egypt.... More 

Thank Victoria L
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Lovely Nubian meal served on terrace of this Nubian Eco lodge. Brilliant fish tagine accompanied by bread, salad, tahine. Cold beer really went down well on this hot evening but wine was available too. Friendly, attentive service.

Thank annewa51
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Very relaxed and rural atmosphere. Set inside an organic farm, this is a wonderful place to have a relaxing lunch and rest after a morning at Abu Simbel.

Thank Rockporter
Vashon, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

We loved staying at the Eskaleh! The rooms are gorgeous and comfortable. The food is wonderful and freshly prepared. The location, in the charming town is a medium walk from the Archaeological site or the extremely helpful staff can arrange an inexpensive taxi. The site of Abu Simbel is magnificent and is best seen in early morning, before the day... More 

Thank Mary R
Decatur, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

My b.rother & I stayed here for one night only. Both of us were very tired as we had arrived in Cairo the eveing before and had not got our time adjusted yet. It was very relaxing to sit on the terrace having tea. The rooms were nice & cool. We ate lunch, Dinner & breakfast there. All was fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Egyptian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Phone 340-1288, Abu Simbel 81636, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Abu Simbel
  • Phone Number: +20 111 170 4575
The Nubian House restaurant prepares breakfast,lunch and dinner, in our dining areas , or even in boxes for the one day trip to Abu Simbel.

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