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Steigenberger Golf Resort
Ranked #12 of 18 Hotels in El Gouna
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Reviewed 10 May 2014 via mobile

The only thing that's remarkable about this hotel is the food. Other than that, it doesn't have an actual beach, the pool is very small and the activities are almost non-existent. Perfect if you're looking for somewhere to relax and avoid crowds.

Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 4 May 2014

My husband & I spend 4 nights with friends in this resort & had a good time . If you love Golf than this is the place in El Gouna to be. Since my husband & I are not golfers we found this resort with no beach front or animation team activities very quite for our taste . The pool is average size .

The breakfast was good quality

We enjoyed lagoon private trip to view the El Gouna from the water side

Room Tip: All Lagoon view are nice. Building 5 & 6 provide direct lagoon view
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We had the most wonderful holiday at the Steinberger. The hotel was fabulous. The staff eager to meet our needs (sometimes before we recognised the needs ourselves). The Tour Manager (rep) Raef Refaat, was exceptional. He made a point of seeing us at least once a day to make sure everything was fine with us and to see if we had any requests to improve our holiday or anything to add to our enjoyment and satisfaction with the hotel. We only had to mention something to him and it was immediately arranged! We couldn't wish for a more charming, efficient person to make this the best holiday yet. The staff at the hotel, pool and bar were exceptional in looking after us. The food was fabulous and the waiters so helpful and pleasant.
This was our first holiday in El Gouna, which was beautiful and we hope to return. In fact we didn't want to leave! All the holiday, excursions etc. were first class. Can't praise I enough!

Room Tip: We had a suite by the lagoon side and looking across to the golf course. Very quiet with a little g...
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 30 April 2014 via mobile

I went to this hotel because of the reputation of steigenberger but this one is terrible. First the room was unclean with dirt on the glass, the toilet paper was used, safe deposit box was broken, towel shelf broken, mosquito repellant device was dirty and the shower drain was clogged, electric sockets are not working. When I called the operator to complain, he wasn't friendly. We spoke to the deputy manager and he promised he'll fix things and only the towel shelf was done and that's it. This is not the same level of experience in other Steigenberger hotels

Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Leyland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

Stayed 25th March-8th April, our 8th time to Egypt, but our first to El Gouna. A lovely hotel, in a beautiful setting among the lagoons of El Gouna, rooms are very well appointed, spacious with separate bath and walk in shower, clean and well maintained. Our standard room, no sea or lagoon view, but lovely view over the superbly maintained gardens, anyway, rooms are only for sleeping!!

The food was excellent, a different theme every evening, a good choice of starters and mains, and far too much choice of deserts......! Also the option of eating over at the rotisserie restaurant, with the set menu included in the A/I package was superb. Excellent waiter service, excellent food, lovely location and ambiance, we ate there four times and thoroughly enjoyed it.

All the staff are really friendly and helpful and go out of their way to make your stay a pleasure. Also, it was good to see and be able to speak to senior management of the hotel, including the general manager, with whom I had several conversations.

There is a charge for wi-fi connection, £36 per week! a bit steep. But, for the average holiday maker, who hasn't gone there to work, there are two PC's near reception you can access free of charge for thirty minutes a day, to catch up on emails and all the sports results etc., and this service fitted the bill quite adequately.

El Gouna is quite safe for visitors to walk around freely, on my daily walks from the hotel, to Down Town, the Square, which takes approximately fifteen minutes, or the Marina a further fifteen minutes, there are numerous cafes and bars to enjoy a coffee or a cool drink, and if you don't wish to walk back a "tuc tuc" costs 50 pence per person, or a taxi just £1.50 per trip anywhere in El Gouna, really good value.

The golf course attached to the Hotel looks superb, just walking through the course, the greens and fairways look immaculate. But fortunately or unfortunately, I didn't take my clubs, I was still tempted, but it was far too hot to play!!

We travelled with SAGA, our tour Rep was Raef, he was superb, very helpful, extremely attentive, and made sure everything we required was provided for, well done Raef for helping to make our holiday so successful.

The only negative about this Hotel is its location! Set back about half a mile from the Red Sea, it is not possible to walk into the sea to snorkel among the coral as it is at our usual hotel in Makadi Bay, and there is little sea breeze to keep you cool. It is possible to go snorkeling, but it requires taking a boat out to sea.

All in all, a very enjoyable stay at a lovely Hotel.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

The hotel is very beautiful to look at and the rooms are a good size with nice decor but it definitely lacks that 5* quality. The food is standard hotel food and the facilities are ok. We enjoyed the pool. We might of had a stroke of bad luck but the water from one of the bathroom taps was really dirty. The shower was also blocked so we couldn't have showers longer than 2 mins without the whole place being flooded. The room was really warm too the ac was rubbish! We even came back to our hotel room left open by the cleaning staff!! Luckily we had all valuables with us. On our last day my husband found a lump of plastic in his sausage during breakfast. The front of house staff are nice but the restaurant staff offer standard service. Not sure if we will be back or not :/

Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Great stay, very helpful and efficient staff. We enjoyed the Egyptian hospitality throughout our stay. Very warm welcome from the front desk staff, special thanks to Mario.
Breakfast was excellent in terms of quality, quantity, and variety. Rooms were tastefully decorated with large balconies.
We also loved the cultural show which had dances and songs from all over Egypt. The evening atmosphere was lovely every night whether with live music or dance shows.
The beach is 10 minute ride by complementary bus which leaves every hour from the hotel.
Some negatives and things to work on: the spa was uninviting, dark and unkept. Definitely more maintenance required there. Massages were overpriced. The room service lunch was horrible.
Overall we found Gouna to be a lovely and safe place with a bit for everyone. Relaxation, great restaurants, beach, sun, golf, take your pick.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Property: Steigenberger Golf Resort
Address: Golf Island, El Gouna, Hurghada 84513, Egypt
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Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Hurghada > El Gouna
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in El Gouna
#6 Top resorts Hotel in El Gouna
#10 Luxury Hotel in El Gouna
#10 Romantic Hotel in El Gouna
#11 On the Beach Hotel in El Gouna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:5 star — Steigenberger Golf Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 268
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated at one of El Gouna's lagoons, in the middle of an 18-hole golf course, the luxurious Steigenberger Golf Resort expresses a mixture of modern architecture with a reflection of regional tradition. The hotel grounds overlook the championship golf course, lagoons, pool and lush gardens. Offering the finest cuisine and excellent service, the hotel caters to the sophisticated golfer and vacationer. Its close distance to the down town and marina of El Gouna invites to have a walk and discover El Gouna's facilities, restaurants, sports and water excursions. ... more   less 
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