The Captain's Inn
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Smoking rooms available
TripAdvisor Reviews The Captain's Inn El Gouna
Travel Blogs from El Gouna
... at an all inclusive resort for 3 days! Not very Dragoman but a welcome change from the wild camping we did throughout Sudan and the ****** hotels we've had in Egypt so far. I've also got to that templed out stage as we have visited at least one a day since we hit Sudan. The pax changed in Gondar and it's all marginally better but no life long friends on this ...
"Let's meet somewhere in the middle", said Dan clearly missing his dear old mum (and some time off work) after four long months. And to be honest I was looking forward to some quality time with my eldest, not to mention a bit of r & r somewhere hotter than Essex.
That was where the problems began. Donning a burka and having to convince everyone that I was in fact “his mother” so as not to get us both beheaded, was not a prospect I relished, so ...
... everywhere we went given that tourism numbers from those countries are down 80%. This could also be the last entry in the blog for 2-3 days as our Egypt Vodaphone data SIM (3 GB for AU$10) in the iPad will cease to work after we leave Cairo Airport and Internet access in Jordan is expensive so unless we find reliable wifi in our Bedouin Tent accommodation out in the Jordan desert our next update may even come from Munich in 6 days ...
Today turned out to be a lay day as Tish awoke early with an upset tummy. By late morning, she was feeling much better and we made our way down to the resort beach and had a swim with the local resort dolphin. We read about the dolphin on reviews written about the resort by previous guests so it was a privilege to actually touch and swim with him. We were able to secure two deck chairs ...
... Red Sea is truly up there in terms of quality diving/snorkelling locations and at 23 degree water temperature in early spring, is accessible all year round. After the second dive site we returned to shore and went on a walk around the resort and along the area of Hurghada outside the resort to get our bearings. And speaking of bearing (or Bearing Straight to be precise) more than 90% of the guests here at the resort are Russian so it could be said that be actually staying in "Little ...