Lotus Luxor Hotel

Khaled Ebn El Waleed St, Luxor, Nile River Valley, 856856, Egypt | Hotel
Prices starting from $26.00
 

Travel Blogs from Luxor

Luxor & the Sun Boat III

A travel blog entry by leomcyr

61

... most pharaohs want their names and deeds to appear for posterity. That explains why it takes 2000 years to complete. Some thirty pharaohs contribute to the buildings there. The construction begins during the Middle Kingdom and does not end until the Ptolemaic era.

A famous part of Karnak is the Hypostyle Hall with 134 massive columns. These columns are arranged in 16 rows that once supported a huge roof. We see the magnificent statues of Ramses ...

Day 10 - Kings and Queens and birthdays!

A travel blog entry by loadersonthego

61

... and a cake! She also got a symbol of life, an 'ankh' as a gift from the crew, which she was really touched by.
We said goodbye to some of the restaurant staff, as they wouldn't be around in the early morning when we leave. I said a special thank you to Ticketyboo Too, who prepared my lovely fruit for me, and to Hani, the restaurant Manager as all his staff spoke very highly of him, and he was so well respected that I told him what a wonderful job he was ...

Day 6: Eating and sailing

A travel blog entry by sheree.wills.3

3

... in all of Egypt. Horus was an extremely important God to the ancient Egyptians, he was originally the God of living Egypt, sun, war and protection, Pharaohs were thought to be a form of Horus in life and Osiris (Horus' father) in death. The temple was begun under Ptolemy the third (57BC) and completed generations later by Ptolemy the 7th around 237 BC. The temple is incredibly well preserved thanks to it being abandoned in 391 AD instead of converted into a church when ...

Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple

A travel blog entry by wherethefisnaz

16

Luxor and Karnak Temples

Early morning start to 2 of the jewels of Luxor. Luxor has frequently been characterized as the "world's greatest open air museum", as the ruins of the temple complexes at Karnak and Luxor stand within the modern city. Immediately opposite, across the River Nile, lie the monuments, temples and tombs on the West Bank Necropolis, which include the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. This city used to ...

Goodbye felucca, hello Luxor

A travel blog entry by prgeeves

... It is going to be restored on the next 6 months and will be worth seeing.

After the temple we went to a restaurant called Georginos for a traditional meal. It was very tasty. Only 6 of us went. The gold sellers were at the restaurant and, after dinner, we perused their wares. I bought Al an 18ct gold ring with a large black sapphire. It is stunning on her.

After dinner we went back to the hotel and crashed.

...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel, located on Khaled Ebn El Waleed St, Luxor, is near Abu Simbel, Temple of Abu Simbel, Temple of Philae, and Unfinished Obelisk.
Map this hotel

Description

    More great choices in Luxor

    Search for more deals in Luxor

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Lotus Luxor Hotel

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Traveler Photos Lotus Luxor Hotel

    across the Nile, Valley of the Kings
    Luxor, Egypt
    sunset across the Nile
    Luxor, Egypt