Nobaleh Ramsis Hotel

Abu Simbel, Egypt | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Abu Simbel

Ramses II and Nefertari too!

A travel blog entry by theresabill

4

... It was the best looking and cleanest place we have been to since we arrived in Egypt.

The temples here have been retreived from the new lake, Nasser, with the aid of the Dutch and $44 milion. The project took place from 1962-1968. They created a man made mountain to house the site of the temple which was originally carved into a mountain. The highest part of the temple was 65 meters tall.

The temples were built ...

Abu simbel

A travel blog entry by ricky.ioannou

12

... massive pillars are just great. In the sanctuary there were four statues also. At a certain day every year the sun comes out and shines right onto the faces of three of the statues except for one, which is the god of the underworld. ...

Abu Simbel

A travel blog entry by chris-tom

4
25

... of all three meals a day are BUFFET. HEAVEN. So much for losing weight. No one has suffered any illness – just from overeating – rice, chicken, meat, tagine, dips, salads, bread, pastries, cakes, biscuits…. You name it we can get it.

We went for a sail on a felucca after lunch and Janet and I
were dropped off at the Cataract Hotel – a famous Hotel from the 1800’s that ...

First There Was a Mountain

A travel blog entry by michellendave

28

... us inside the inner sanctum of the temple where photography is not allowed. On the left wall was relief carvings of men on chariots in a battle scene. Tall pillars were adorned with relief of tall standing women in a peaceful pose with one foot slightly extended as if they were beginning to step forward.

The walls were covered with hieroglyphics ...

Day 8 - Abu Simbel and the float home :-(

A travel blog entry by loadersonthego

55

... at Philae, had also been moved piece by piece away from the river to protect it, and is now housed inside a fake mountain! The statues were just amazing to see up close and I could have stayed there all day, but we had to leave to get back to our boat before it sailed off without us.
We had to run the gauntlet of the shopping market on our way back, so I just stuck Jenny's hand on my arm and powered her through with a chant of 'La shukran - no thank you' and a smile, ...

Location

This hotel, located in Abu Simbel, is near Nefertari's Temple of Hathor, Old Bawiti, Oasis Heritage Museum, and Gebel al Ingleez.
Map this hotel

    More great choices in Abu Simbel

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Abu Simbel

     

    TripAdvisor Reviews Nobaleh Ramsis Hotel Abu Simbel

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair