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1.Cheap hotel and 2.Use of pool

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1.Cheap hotel and 2.Use of pool

Hi, two parts to my question, firstly I'm looking for a cheap, budget, no frills hotel in Alex, with contact details if possible.

Secondly, are there any hotels in Alex that let you use their pools/facilities? If so, which ones and do you know how much they charge?

Many thanks :-)

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1. Re: 1.Cheap hotel and 2.Use of pool

Check out the reviews for the Union Hotel and see if that fits the bill:


It's cheap, definitely a budget hotel and may be just what you're looking for.

Contact is by phone or fax only, they have no email address.

There are certainly plenty of other hotels though that are cheap if not necessarily cheerful. I think a few more of them may have reviews in the review section:- Places such as the Haram Hotel, and I forget names of others right now.

Hotels with pools:


Maritim Jolie Ville (formerly the Marriott Renaissance)

Mediterranean Azur

Hilton Green Plaza

Four Seasons

They'll all charge different prices for pool use, some may or may not refund part of this on food. Your best bet would be to send off a few emails to the hotels and ask how much it would be.

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2. Re: 1.Cheap hotel and 2.Use of pool

Last time I checked with the Four Seasons they said their pool and beach was only for hotel residents. I went to the Helnan Palestine and paid to use their pool for the day.

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3. Re: 1.Cheap hotel and 2.Use of pool

Knew I forgot a hotel! Thanks Ilovemiddleeast!

Something else to think about is that whether a hotel agrees to let you pay for pool usage or beach access may come down to how full the hotel is on that day or if there is some kind of public holiday.

It's been a few years since I went - but the Maritim hotel used to do a day deal where you could use the pool, and it's gym. Think this also included Sauna use but not massage time.

It never hurts to send an email and ask.

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