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Aurora Sharm Resort
Ranked #122 of 233 Hotels in Sharm El Sheikh
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We stayed at the Sol Sharm hotel (8th time) from the 27th April- 11th May.When we arrived it felt as though we had never been away, the staff were so welcoming and could not do enough for you. At the present time there are not alot of British people staying at the hotel but this could change in future, (depending on travel companies).
We both would like to thank Mr.Sherif and staff for the lovely tree that was planted as a 'thank you' for our many visits to the hotel. It was a really nice thought and we will be back to watch it grow!!!
Thank you all for making our holiday so special. See you soon.

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 6 April 2013

This hotel is great value for money. However it is full of Russians meaning that the food is not up to European standard. The beach is jam packed full of people - literally you cannot see the sand, is tiny and rather unattractive.

The Staff are fantastic. They cannot do enough for you. Probaby the best service I have ever recieved. The hotel is clean, comfortable and as I said before great value.

The animation is appauling. I feel sorry for the staff that have to work in this time warped 80's show. Clearly the hotel needs to invest more money, ideas and time into this area of the hotel. It was like something from Benidorm circa 1978. However the Russians love it, so maybe it does not need changing!

Great if you get a cheap deal, but do not expect a lot.

Room Tip: Away from the 'nightclub'
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  • Stayed: December 2012, travelled with family
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3  Thank hart0304
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Reviewed 27 March 2013

I must say this hotel was great its very small and friendly with great staff.
First the rooms are very big had a great view of the main pool and the sea, in the bathroom you had nice big bath sheets and a good hairdryer ( no need to bring yours)
Food and drink first the food was ok I did find it hard sometimes to find things to eat as they do catered for the Russian's ,so they did cook alot of fresh fish all the time which was not for me. The drinks are bad the red wine smelt like vinager and tasted like it the spirts where just as bad soft drinks ok. Did have a meal in the Tirran Restaurant which you have to pay for and that was well worth the money. Walk to the beach is fine and they do run a bus as well ,there is a small pool at the beach, all the coral is dead and the russiain kept breaking parts off not good for snorkling.
We stayed by the main pool which was nice and quite with lots of sunbeds not alot was going on, there is an animation team which you did not see alot of round the pool, in the mornings you only had stretching and them darts, no water gym or water polo I think they did all that by the beach, did see a couple of shows they were ok but again alot of the jokes aimed for the russians.
Would I go back Yes but they need to sort the drinks out.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 27 February 2013

We were at the Sol Sharm hotel for the 7th. time.(4th.February-18th.February) As always the
management and staff go out of their way to make you feel special and enjoy your holiday.At this time of the year the hotel is not too full so plenty of space to relax.
Once again we would like to thank everyone for their kindness during our holiday.

PS HAVE BOOKED AGAIN FOR APRIL/MAY!!!!

Room Tip: all rooms have a good view
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  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank jambo9
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Reviewed 17 December 2012

I was at this hotel 08.12.2012 / 16.12.2012 . I was wish to nice holiday . I was dream about it . On the beach so many people coming for sale somethink ( Diving , Water sports , Photographer , Camels Man , Leather saling) . Next day again and again . People try to sale drug at the beach .The first day when we was come to hotel we was meet with 2 Russian Family. We was talk with them and they was told care about your girls friend because all of hotel personel will be try to take your girlfriend to disturbed . First day we was not understand what about they are talking . But second day we understand what they are meaning. Second day we want to go diving . ın this hotel have NEW RED SEA Diving school . So we was make reservation with them and we go . When i was dive , my girl friends was on the diving yacht .For Other Excursions New Red Sea personel want to telephone number from my girl friend . After to diving he was send to sms my girl friend and want to go out with her . Than he was call to room telephone and begen to molestation . Not only diving personel , so many worker in the hotel doing the same . Foot was very bad . Dont forget to take with you tinned food . Service was very bad . If you want to make your holiday in Sol Sharm Hotel SAVE YOUR MONEY + SAVE YOUR HEALITY + SAVE YOUR GIRLFRIEND AND TAKE CARE ABOUT YOUR SELF .

  • Stayed: December 2012, travelled as a couple
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7  Thank esref u
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

After having just returned home from my 10th visit to Sol Sharm, what can I say the holidays just get better and better. Great hotel, great staff, great atmosphere and great weather what more can one ask for from a holiday? Lisa and I would just like to say thank you to all the staff for making our holiday yet another unforgetable experience, and in particular to Mr Sherif the new Manager, the changes that are being made are making a massive difference for the better to the hotel and we cannot wait to visit again next year!

All the departments have improved greatly. The new Chef Zachary is fantastic he has really managed to capture the needs of the mixed nationality food requirements, the food is so much more flavoursome than it has been in previous years and is far better presented and is always hot, I know it is terribly English but even Pie was served at lunchtime (nothing better to satisfy those carb cravings after a few too many shandys the night before). In our 11 days at Sol Sharm there was not 1 meal that we could find complaint with, Chef Zachary and Chef Mahmoud are doing a fantastic job and should be proud that their efforts are paying off. In all my visits to Sol Sharm the food is definately the best it has been.

The staff in our eyes are absolutely brilliant they just can not do enough for you this goes from the housekeeping staff right up to the top. Everyone always has a friendly smile and hello for you and are always willing to help whether it be extra towels in your room, mayonnaise with your lunch, drink delivered to your sunbed ... the list just goes on and on. From our first visit to Sol Sharm we have always been made to feel part of the Sol Sharm family whoever you are you are made to feel special and we consider all the staff there as our friends and family. I could name many members of staff who make us feel special (as they all do) but there are some that have gone the extra mile on this visit that really made our holiday. Reception ... Mahmoud, Amr, Mohammed and Mohammed. Restaurant Ismail, Hossam, Mohammed Abo El Fadl. Porters George, Hany and Hassan. Bar A Shafy and Essam. Animation Salah, Shannon, Abdallah and Ahmed. Of course not forgetting Mr Ihab, Mr Reda, Mohamed, Karim and of course Mr Sherif.

We look forward to seeing you all again next year in our 2nd home in Egypt.

To all those people that haven't visited Sol Sharm and are thinking about it give it a go, a lot of changes have been made in the past 6 months which are all for the better. I have tried other hotels in Sharm and believe you me you will not find quality, friendlieness and value for money as you do at Sol Sharm ... so please give it a go ... we found the cheapest way to book was through Travel Republic however Cosmos offer this hotel as well and of course you can book directly with the hotel.

xxx

Room Tip: All the rooms are nice and most have pool view.
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  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled with friends
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7  Thank jackiep29
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Reviewed 24 October 2012

Just returned from another fab holiday at the Sol Sharm.
What a great holiday. Friendly staff , good food, clean comfortable accomodation, beautiful weather, and sights to behold, What More Could a Holiday maker need .

My husband and I would like to say a big big thankyou, to everyone at the Sol Sharm. The staff are amazing!!!!!! from the enginering, gardeners, housekeeping, reception, and food and beverage.

Every department has been working very hard to improve the hotel, well done all of you, your efforts are paying off. The new manager, Mr Sherif, has lots of new Ideas, and is a very friendly and hands on manager, and it was a pleasure to meet him. He has employed a new chef, chef zacariah, the food quality has gone up by 8o% , and is continuing to climb. Congratulations for the great choice, and quality of the food. We would like to say a big thankyou to Mr Sherif, Mr Emad ,, Chef Zacariah, Chef Mahmoud, and all thier teams, for your time, effort, and hospitality .We are looking forward to returning soon, and would not stay at any other hotel, whilst in Sharm-El-Sheik. Wishing you all continued sucess and happiness, Once again thank you all, for a great ho;iday xWe are no longer just a guest, we are now egyption family. Go on give Sol Sharm a try, you will not be dissapointed !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Room Tip: Pool views are amazing and very relaxing, if you like a sea view, book a higher floor. Not far to th...
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  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled as a couple
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Address: | El Montazah Area, Sharm El Sheikh 00206, Egypt (Formerly Sol Sharm)
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Sharm El Sheikh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#60 Family Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#107 On the Beach Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#109 Luxury Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
Price Range: £27 - £56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aurora Sharm Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 237
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