Hotel Tropitel, Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt, period of stay from 04. 07. till 15. 07. 2014.
Hotel Tropitel consists of a central building with two wings containing the reception, lobby bar with terrace, shopping center, the main restaurant ''The Palm'', spa center, standard (deluxe), superior, club and family rooms. Within the hotel is a large swimming pool with pool bar, which extends to the beach and in the immediate vicinity are ''Mexican'' and ''Il Pomodoro'' restaurants. Hotel also has two smaller pools, one which is on the outside of the left wing of the hotel and one for children at the beginning of the beach.
In use is only the left wing where are rooms in which guests staying. Rooms in the left wing starting with the number 2000 are located in the basement, with the number 3000 are on the ground floor, while the rooms with the number 4000 are on the first and from 5000 are on the second floor of the hotel.
Lobby bar and terrace are nicely decorated. Wi-Fi internet is available in the lobby bar and at the large swimming pool, without any additional cost.
''The Palm'' restaurant is appropriate technical furnished. However, sanitary and hygienic conditions in the restaurant, due to fluctuations and the large amount of guests, and lack of staff, are not satisfying. The food is varied and controlled by HACCP principles.
Early ''Continental breakfast'' is served from 06:30 to 07 am, breakfast from 07 to 10 am, lunch from 12:30 to 15 pm, dinner from 18:30 to 22 am, on the principle of so-called ''Swedish table''.
Restaurants ''Mexican'' and ''Il Pomodoro'' serve food based on so-called ''A la carte'', from 18:30 to 22 am, and a reservation is needed 24 hours in advance.
Standard (deluxe) room, or room 3015 is a room with a garden view, small pool and partial sea view. The room has two single beds, bedside table, two-seater sofa, LCD TV, dressing table with chair, built-in closet with safe, a bathroom with a sink, bathtub, shower and toilet, kitchenette with mini-bar and terrace with two chairs and a table. The kitchenette has an electric jug, with two cups and two glasses. A large bottle of water, bags of Nescafe and different types of Lipton teas was supplemented once a day. Into the mini bar are six cans of Pepsi and 7-UP which is supplemented once a week. Check out is at noon. Price for an extended stay in the room costs 30 $ till 15 pm, $ 60 till 18 pm and $ 80 until 21 pm.
The beach is sandy where there are sun loungers and parasols that have been lined with a wooden fence. On the left side of the beach is a beach bar, toilets and dressing room. The sea is crystal clear, turquoise-blue colored. To enter into the sea is used a wooden pontoon bridge over 250 feet long. Another way of entering into the sea is by crossing over coral plate on which there are starfish and some small hedgehog.
Most of the guests in this hotel, almost 90% are Russians and citizens of ex-USSR countries, while the rest are Europeans, Germans, Englishmen, Frenchmen and the peoples of the former Yugoslavia.
Hotel Tropitel in Sahl Hasheesh according to the official Egyptian categorization have a 5 stars. However, in my opinion, not as an expert, but as a traveler, is that this hotel deserves a 4 + star.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Supremely located in the newly and highest developed areas in the Red Sea “Sahl Hasheesh” 14 KM south Hurghada, one of the world's repute resort destination, Tropitel Sahl Hasheesh, offering magical views of the warm Red Sea, with impressive collection of alluring restaurants and cool bars, magnificent beachfront and modern stylish rooms as well as numerous leisure facilities. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Tropitel Sahl Hasheesh Hotel Hurghada