Safir Hotel Hurghada
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Historical Traveler Reviews Safir Hotel Hurghada
We booked this holiday purely as something to do over half term and went with our daughter aged 7. This was our first time in Egypt as a family although I have been many times some years back for sightseeing. We expected little - just a change of scenery, hopefully a bit of sun all for an extraordinarily low package price for half board. What we got was a thoroughly enjoyable week away that centred around a very attentive 3 person animation team that entertained our daughter day and evening - we reluctantly participated a couple of times, which only added to our daughters enjoyment.
Un joli petit hôtel à Hurghada
Nous y étions pour notre lune de miel, notre dernière étape en Egypte. Les repas étaient bons, variés et savoureux. Le personnel...apparemment ils étaient mal payés et très tristes (ceux du pays...très agressifs). Je recommande cet hôtel pour son emplacement (avec 2-3 ep, - 0,27 à 0,40 € - on peut aller n'importe où à Hurghada... mais attention à ne pas prendre un maxi-taxi à la place d'un taxi...ils vous feraient payer 10 fois plus cher)...
C'est un super endroit pour nager sous l'eau et faire de la plongée...il y a un bon club.
Pas de problèmes majeurs.
Un bel hôtel propre et sympa
Mon ami et moi, nous sommes allés en Egypte pour Noël et avons dormi à l'hôtel Safir Hurghada, juste à 15 mn en voiture de l'aéroport. C'était un hôtel très propre et agréable.
Tous les employés étaient très sympas et serviables. Nous étions en chambre plus petit déjeuner, mais nous avons pris presque tous nos repas à l'hôtel. L'équipe d'animateurs était un peu bizarre!
Il y avait beaucoup de vent mais aussi du soleil, vous êtes prévenus !
C'est un hôtel que je recommanderais certainement.
Nous étions un groupe de 3 et avons passé une nuit au Safir en avril. Nous devions avoir une chambre dans la partie de l'hôtel donnant sur la plage, mais comme ils étaient complets (soit-disant), ils nous ont mis de l'autre côté de la rue.
Ein kleines & nettes Hotel in Hurghada
Es war das letzte Ziel unserer Flitterwochen in Ägypten. Das Essen war toll, große Auswahl und sehr lecker. Das Personal...sie waren offensichtlich unterbezahlt und nicht sehr glücklich (die Einheimischen waren sehr aggressiv). Ich kann das Hotel wegen der Lage empfehlen (für 2-3 EP kommt man überall in Hurghada; aber Vorsicht, steigen Sie nicht in ein Maxi-Taxi ein, die verlangen den 10-fachen Preis). Toller Platz zum Schnorcheln und Tauchen. Es gibt dort einen guten Club. Nichts groß auszusetzen.
Nettes, sauberes und freundliches Hotel
Mein Partner und ich waren über Weihnachten in Ägypten und haben im Safir Hotel Hurghada übernachtet, knapp 15 Minuten vom Flughafen entfernt. Das Hotel war sehr sauber und angenehm. Die Angestellten waren allesamt sehr freundlich und zuvorkommend. Wir hatten Übernachtung mit Frühstück gebucht, aber wir haben auch sonst oft im Hotel gegessen. Das Animationsteam war ein wenig seltsam! Das Wetter war zwar sonnig, aber auch sehr windig. Also aufgepasst. Kann dieses Hotel definitiv empfehlen.
A litlle & nice place in hurghada
we were there on our honeymoon the final destination on egypt
food was great,various and tastefull;the staff ..... they were obviouslly underpayed and very sad ( the natives ..very agressive)
i recomend this hotel for his location (for 2-3 ep you can get enywere in hurghada...but pay atention not to accept a maxi taxi as a taxi...they will charge you 10 time)
....great place for snorqeling and scubadiving..there is a good club; no major complains
Our tour group of 3 stayed overnight at Safir in April. We were suppose to stay at the beach front area but since they were fully booked (so they say) we stayed across the street. The room I got faced the street in the front , and the back faced the laundry / maintenance yard for the workers. It was difficult to sleep of the constant talking of the workers thru the night and the cars on the street. The bathroom had 1 bar of soap and had to ask for a bottle of shampoo. Went to the reception area a second time to ask for another bar of soap in the shower area. The guy working that afternoon was rude and said he already given me shampoo so what else do I want and that I was being difficult and giving him a bad time. The shower area was awful looking. Don't let them give you the rooms across the street.
I have just got back from the safir after a 2 week break for the school holidays. it was absoloutly excellent the staff were the friendliest people i have ever met(even more polite than the greek) i became best of friends with the animatiomn team staff giza and hamada.and they bent over backwards to help us. they don't get many english at the hotel you see and the english are of the many that actually stop to have a chat with the staff all the other people are just plain rude so do stop and have a chat,they'll like it very much and you might just have a new friend for life!
Nice, Clean and Friendly Hotel
My partner and i spent christmas in Egypt staying @ the Safir Hotel Hurghada,a short 15 min ride from the airport. The hotel was very clean and pleasant. Hotel staff were all very friendly and very accomadating. We stayed on a bed and breakfast basis although we also ate the majority of our meals @ the hotel. Enterainment team a bit dodgy! Weather was very windy but sunny so be prepared! would definately recommend this hotel.