Plaza Hotel Alexandria

Alexandria, Egypt

74%
852 reviews
Good hotel for solo travelers. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Stereo
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Lounge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
    • Pub(s)
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    Activities
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
394 El Gueish Street Zizinia Alexandria
0 ft to downtown

Location

The hotel is located beside the El Safa Palace on the Al Geisha Avenue which is a posh area of Alexandria. The El Safa Palace, which is a sightseeing spot itself, is nowadays used by the Egyptian government as the guesthouse of renowned dignitaries. Ramel Station is a 15-minute drive away.

Facilities

The hotel offers guests a total of 180 rooms. At the accommodation, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas (for a fee) allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Additional facilities at the hotel include a newspaper stand. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee. Available services and facilities include room service and a laundry service. A fax machine is available to meet guests' business needs.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. The standard features of most rooms include a balcony. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a stereo system and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

There are a variety of leisure options to choose from including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a hammam, a beauty salon and a solarium.

Meals

Half board is bookable. Options include breakfast.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    86%
    "Great location"

    Close to tram. Excellent location. Near parking.

    "Good location with shopping nearby but poor access to parking."

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  • Service
    68%
    "Service is adequate"

    Excellent English. Friendly staff. Rude duty manager.

    "Friendly but only somewhat professional service with okay reception and poor housekeeping." "Booking process should be better organized."

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  • Breakfast
    57%
    "Breakfast is average"

    Good breakfast selection. Nice breakfast. Poor breakfast buffet.

    "Breakfast is average."

  • Room
    48%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    First room was small. Mobile network was not working. Noisy AC.

    "Clean rooms with great views, although poorly-maintained." "Small rooms with poor A/C and substandard furniture and beds." "Clean but generally poor bathrooms."

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  • Value for money
    43%
    "Value for money could be better"

    High room rate.

    "Value for money could be better."

  • Food
    33%
    "Food could be better"

    Restaurant is small. Low quality food. Food was cold.

    "Food could be better."

  • Vibe
    32%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Lobby very hot. Entrance is small. Tight entrance.

    "Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Suitable for solo travelers."

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  • Comfort
    26%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Noisy AC. Very small rooms. Air condition was not working.

    "Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." "Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms."

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  • Beach
    24%
    "Beach is not so nice"

    There was no private beach. No private beach. No beach.

    "Beach is not so nice."

  • WiFi
    19%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    There was no wi-fi in our room. No signal. Bad internet.

    "Wifi quality could be improved."

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  • Amenities
    17%
    "Amenities are not the best"

    No facilities. Tight entrance. No elevator access.

    "Poorly reviewed buildings and an uninspiring entrance area." "Elevator in need of updating."

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