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Mexicana Sharm Resort
Ranked #129 of 230 Hotels in Sharm El Sheikh
2 reviews
“Lovely Staff”
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Staff really pleasant and went out of their way to be helpful. Grounds niace and well looked after. Nice comfortacle room and good value for money. Quiet location but this is what we anted. Third time in Sharm and will be going again though to a different hotel in August.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank v59merriman
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 27 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you kindly for your warm review. It certainly was our pleasure to have you here in our resort.
Awaiting your return so that you may once again relax at the Mexicana Resort. Please contact us any time for assistance in booking your next vacation as it will be our pleasure to meet you again,

Regards
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Golborne
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

This is my 2nd visit to Sharm but a different hotel. This one was much smaller and more remote. I was self-catering but opted to take breakfast. Although I accept cultural differences - eating there was an experience. The only tip is to go for your meal at the end of the period and avoid the local populus. They do not believe in table manners, queuing or anything else for that matter. I must praise the dining room staff, for they tried to clear the mess as quickly as possible. My room was spacious, very clean and overlooked the smaller of the 2 pools, thus was much quieter. Not all the staff were friendly and some were downright ignorant. However, I must single out Mahmoud, on reception, who was helpful and friendly from the time I arrived to my leaving - also Mohammed at the Amigos Poolbar who was always laughing and a firm favourite with the English speaking guests. Not forgetting Essam, who kept my room spotless during my stay and finally Hussein, the bellman, who was always there for you after hours. The hotel would do a little better with a littler more entertainment and the bar hours extending. They run an excellent taxi service, to wherever you want to go, at a very reasonable cost. Just ask for Alex as you are not too far away from the local attractions.

Room Tip: Rooms surrounding the smaller pool tend to be quieter.
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled solo
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 25 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

I would like to cordially thank you for your very positive summary referring to your recent stay at the Mexicana Sharm Resort.

We are glad that our resort’s facilities and services were satisfying and you enjoyed your stay. The team will be delighted you have recognized their great efforts.

Once again, we thank you for your recommendation. Looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

Yours sincerely,
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
1 review
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

a great hotel with friendly staff who are always happy to help. everyone is polite and have a laugh which makes it a whole lot more enjoyable . would recommend this hotel for a nice holiday. the food is good with a choice and the drinks are good too , unlike in some hotels where they taste horrible.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 27 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you kindly for your warm review. It certainly was our pleasure to have you here in our resort.
Awaiting your return so that you may once again relax at the Mexicana Resort. Please contact us any time for assistance in booking your next vacation as it will be our pleasure to meet you again,

Regards
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 17 May 2014

We stayed for a week 26/4/14-3/514, quiet hotel, no entertainment , apartments 333 was gd size and had a large roof terrace which overlooked the garden one side but a tip the other side! Bathroom was very poor, rusty and flooded the bathroom whenever you had a shower. Pools were nice and the grounds were nice and looked after. The food was okay, although not much variety. The staff were good, very friendly. Issue we had was that we never got here till 11.50 pm on our first night, as we were not leaving till early evening the following week we asked if we could have our room for a few more hours so that my 71 yr old Mother could have a sleep before travelling home, the manager said that we could for 40 euros, I could understand this if somebody else was going in our room but we had already been told that it was vacant, and as the hotel was only 40% occupied surely we could if had our room for three more hours!!!! So we paid for 7 nights all inclusive and got 6 nights! We wouldn't go back and would not recommend this hotel. But we did have a great couple of days in the spa, and plenty of gd days out!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Donna E
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 18 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,
Warmest greetings from Mexicana Sharm Resort Sharm El Sheikh.

Thank you for your comments and invaluable critique of your recent stay with us. We value all of our guests and their comments and take on board all relevant items that can help us move forward the quality of our service delivery.
We apologize for what happened to you during your staying in our hotel, and we are doing the appropriate investigations to understand better as we are surprised that nobody has been informed of your difficulties and problems.
Please accept again my apologizes and we do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you to our hotel, at which time I hope to speak with you personally to ensure your holiday with us will exceed all your expectations.
Sincerely
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

My first review on here as I felt the reviews that have been left recently were unfair!!

Arrived back yesterday from the resort and it's lovely and quiet in the day but at night there is no entertainment on so as a young couple we were forced to go out a lot as we got bored soho square is amazing loved going so not complaining you don't get hassled like you do in Nama bay we had a lovely curry down there with a lovely couple we met and the Ice bar is a must see small but a once in a life time experience as there are only 3 in the world!! Russians were very annoying in the hotel shouting and being very rude pushing in but this is not the hotels fault which I think some people seem to forget when moaning about the resort!!!
The food wasn't great it was very repetitive and boring we had McDonald's delivered a few times but then again I am very fussy when it comes to food so can't comment I think they need to put more chips on at dinner and tea as more people would be happy and add a child's option as there weren't much for the kids to do or eat the breakfast was lovely though had no issues with that however I do wonder who would have potatoes for breakfast but maybe that's just me???
Only thing I was unhappy about in general was that we arrived at 11.20pm and was not offered food or drink as they stop serving at 11 then to top things off put balcony door was broke and had to wait 40 minutes for it to be fixed after a full day of travelling we weren't very happy as was tired hungry and thirsty and with it being a ground floor we didn't dare leave the room with our stuff in there...
There was one night they had a belly dancer on and a very good one at that again this was not advertised and not many people turned up..
All in all we had a lovely holiday was very relaxed I know I've put a lot of negatives in the post but I'm just being picky and advising what needs doing
I had so many worries when I saw all of the reviews but seriously the hotel is lovely and the staff are nice when they want to be (tip for extra service)
The spa is also lovely I had a facial and massage it's really nice I would say I won't return to Mexicana due to the food and entertainment issues but if this was resolved I would defo reconsider

  • Stayed May 2014
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Thank Justine P
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 17 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

Warmest greetings from the sunny Mexicana Sharm Resort.

Thank you very much for your wonderful summary about your recent vacation at our Mexicana Resort and we are very pleased that we could provide you with a great holiday.

We are looking forward to your next stay with us and welcoming you back soon.

Kindly accept our warmest regards,
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2014

stayed here for 11 nights from the 27th april till 8th may the staff were excellent.This was our first time in Egypt and we loved it.The hotel is very relaxing.The down side is there is now activities for kids to do during the day and the adults as well also not much entertainment on at night and not advertised anywhere would like to see different games during the day and night like bingo,darts waterpolo and different shows on at night and also a mini club for kids.This would make this hotel excellent.the staff and cathy were excellent and really made us feel at home we will be back next year for my 40th birthday see you soon

Room Tip: get a room by big pool its also nearer to restaurant
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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2 Thank postiepete2014
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 16 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

I would like to cordially thank you for your very positive summary referring to your recent stay at the Mexicana Sharm Resort.

We are glad that our resort’s facilities and services were satisfying and you enjoyed your stay. The team will be delighted you have recognized their great efforts.

Once again, we thank you for your recommendation. Looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

Yours sincerely,
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Kent, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2014

we stayed at this hotel for a week at the end of april 2014 and would fully recommend it to other travellers.
I am registered blind and contacted the hotel via email before my arrival avout accessivility requirements and have to say they could not of been more accommodating or helpful, and for that i say a very big thankyou.
this is a small and friendly hotel with staff that are second to none, nothing was too much trouble and you cannot beat laying on your sunbed around the pool and the barman noticing when your glass is empty and automatically bringing you the next thankyou mohamad at the small pool, you were a gem.
the hotel has two pools one with swimup bar known as the large pool and looked very nice, although we remained around the smaller pool with its personal touches where our towels were laid on our beds every morning waiting for us.
there is not a lot of entertainment here, i think a karoke one night is all we heard, but was told a cab to nama bay was very cheap and a short distance away, where you could party all night if you desired. we were fortunate to meet two other couples whilst there pete and chris, mark and Jay and their children blu and vito and must say that they made our holiday what it was perfect.
there are people there that moan about the smallest of things and to those people i say thnk how much your stay cost and if you want more then pay the proce and go 5 star.
the only complaint i feel i have to mention is the food, there really was not much choice and feel this could be addressed by management although we did find something to eat i must say we did struggle, but on the plus side a short walk away was plenty of restaurants including mcdonalds and kfc if you wanted other variety.
I must put a big shout out to tina, bikinis have arrived so thanks for the fashion parade of them, and of course to lara you amused me so much so thanks ladies for also making our holiday enjoyable.
If you are looking for a cheap getaway in jthe sun then i would fully recommend this hotel, go and enjoy.
Lorraine

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Thank rainiecooper
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Mexicana_11, General Manager at Mexicana Sharm Resort, responded to this review, 11 May 2014
Dear Valued Guest,

We appreciate your kind review and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the MexicanaSharm Resort. Thanks for choosing to stay here and we anxiously await your return! Please contact us if we can be of any help for you, your family or friends.

Regards
Tarek Taha
General Manager
Mexicana Sharm Resort
Mail: sharmareamanager@mexicanasharm-resort.com
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Property: Mexicana Sharm Resort
Address: Om El-Seid Hill, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Sharm El Sheikh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#15 Best Value Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#77 Top resorts Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Mexicana Sharm Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 194
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