"Great View of Nile River at a Bargain Price" Top 5 Page for this destination Ramsis Hotel Tip by atufft

Ramsis Hotel, Aswan: 4 reviews and 2 photos

  View from Ramses Hotel in Afternoon
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  • View from Ramses Hotel in Afternoon - Aswan
      View from Ramses Hotel in Afternoon
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  • View from Ramses Hotel at Dusk - Aswan
      View from Ramses Hotel at Dusk
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During any of our world travels, I don't think we have received so much for so little a price. The Ramses Hotel room we had provided an splendid view of the river, as seen in my title page for Aswan, as well as here, and had the amenities of air-con, color TV, mini-refrigerator, comfortable queen sized bed and clean private bath--all for the equivalent of $15- American dollars. The Ramses Hotel is situated in the center town, with reasonable access to the Corniche, but also to the route leading across the tracks to both the train station and shuttle van station. This high rise hotel has many rooms, but apparently tour groups book their frequently. We stayed elsewhere on the first night. But, because there are so many perfectly adequate hotels in Aswan, there really is no need to book in advance even during high season. This is after all only a two star hotel, but it's a great one if one can get a room overlooking the river.

Address: Abtal El-Tahrir Street
Price Comparison: less expensive than average
Directions: In the center of Aswan. Ask around once you get there. This is a high rise building.
Phone: 324119
Price: less than US$20
Theme: Hotel
Website: http://www.hostelworld.com/hosteldetails.php/RamsesHotelAswan-Aswan-13923

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 21, 2006
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