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Alaska Camp & Hotel
Ranked #22 of 52 Hotels in Dahab
Reviewed 23 March 2010

we realised that we came to a right place at once. at the end of first day we felt in love with alaska.
was feeling totaly relaxed with atmosphere. guys (i can't even say staff, cause they are more friends to visit) were realy great: helpful, funny and confident.
rooms are simple - don't expect much, but it's very clean, practical and safe.
some people are living in the hotel for a whole winter.

Stayed: March 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 March 2010

This hotel / camp is in the heart of Dahab, & yes the beach is 10m away - however lined with restuarants so inaccessible. The " mountain view " room also had a view of a busy main road & building site. Some positive features, but certainly bad value in comparison to other similar, better loctaed , establishmnets in Dahab . We stayed one night & then moved elsewhere , with direct beach access . Dahab is great , 10 days wasn't long enough !

Stayed: March 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 February 2010

Thanks to Jackie and all her friendly staff at Alaska, my stay in Dahab was a prefect treat to beat the January blues. My friends and I chose the camp because it was the first good all rounder we saw on websites and in Lonely Planet. We initially booked just a couple of days, convinced we would find an apartment to share to for better value. We were wrong! After exhaustive searches and talking with others in Dahab, we kept on extending our stay until we finally realised we would not find better and remained in the relaxed ambience of Alaska for the rest of out three week stay. Breakfast was always perfect and the value was unbeatable. With all the staff, from management, to cleaners and night security, nothing was too much trouble and we made some genuine friends. Relaxing, secure and unbeatable value!

Thanks guys, missing you already and cannot wait to bring more friends with us next year. (Or maybe later this year!)

  • Stayed: January 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 26 February 2010

I've been to Alaska at least 5 times since June 2009. I've been with my husband, my parents and friends... People are always welcoming and ready to help you with whatever you need: places to visit, to do snorkeling, diving, etc. Also, you'll get a 20% discount card for every meal (including bevarages) that you eat at Yalla!, a restau-bar nearby next to the sea with excellent food quality (the best in town!), with tables and deckchairs to spend all your day long there, under the sun and enjoying excellent ice-creams!
Also, bear in mind that even though you can find places at the same price, here in Egypt is not common to find clean places, and Alaska is really clean and comfortable, their rooms are really nice with excellent ambiance!
Just enjoy, you cant ask for more!

  • Stayed: June 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 February 2010

We have stayed at alaska the past two months, in this time we have become good friends with all the staff,who are lovely people that are always there to help you.
Since we have been in Dahab we have checked out most of the camps and hotels and find Alaska to be the best value for money.
The breakfast is great lots of fresh fruit,eggs how you like and much more.
All the rooms and the grounds are very clean and you can have your sheets changed when you like.
If you want to organise a trip to Sinai or Jordan the staff could not be more helpful.
Great hospitality,Great value we will be back!
Ed and Ana, Isle of Wight

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 24 February 2010

we arrived to a very warm welcome from Jackie and a pot of tea. The previous weeks travelling across Egypt with 4 (ages 19, 13, 15, 5) children had taken its toll but Alaska provided us with the opportunity to relax and recharge our batteries. The rooms were basic but very clean. I understand towels are alo provided if requested which i didn't know at the time.Breakfasts were good but we opted to eat at Yallah bar (20% discount offered- the children's fav. haunt for food- we tried others but we kept returning here)
Staff were very friendly and the outdoor seating area a comfortable place to lounge around in the evenings.
Trips to the blue hole, Mount Sinai (sunset) and camel rides were arranged easily. We also hired snorkelling gear daily which was a good price. We would love to return!!!

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled with family
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Reviewed 23 February 2010

clean, simple rooms with plenty of hot water. free wi fi, television in outside chill out area. access to kitchen if needed. staff is friendly and trust worthy. central to all the action but still quiet. excellent backpackers choice. scuba diving shop was in the process of opening in the hotel when we were there.

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Alaska Camp & Hotel

Address: Masbat South Sinai, Dahab 46617, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Dahab
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
#10 Romantic Hotel in Dahab
Price Range: £11 - £14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Alaska Camp & Hotel is right in the heart of Dahab. Only 10 metres from the main beach area and the sea it makes the perfect base to experience and explore Dahab - great value, fantastic atmosphere and the opportunity to meet other travellers from all over the world. With 30 rooms over 2 floors, Alaska Camp & Hotel still retains the relaxed atmosphere of the old beach camps, with Bedouin seating areas in which to chill out and enjoy your stay. Our staff are on hand to help you get the most out of your time in Dahab and experience everything that this unique town has to offer. ... more   less 
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