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El-Salamlek Palace

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Address: Alexandria, Egypt

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nice evening view

Located in Montazah Garden. Very nice lighting in the evening. Very hot place in the sunny day. For sure very safe place :)

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Dorota L
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Located in Montazah Garden. Very nice lighting in the evening. Very hot place in the sunny day. For sure very safe place :)

Thank Dorota L
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was the summer office of King Farouk,and has been converted to a luxury hotel. If you are visiting the Montaza palace or gardens, you should go to the El-Salamlek Palace, there is a nice beach nearby and this is a good pit stop for pictures, refreshments and a leisurely stroll (weather and political climate - dependent)!! Most of the... More 

Thank Lalit_Moorjani
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148 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The palace used to be the office of King Farouk. The building was transformed into a hotel by the end of the 20th century which was closed in 2013, today the building is abandoned with constructions taking place next to it.

Thank MahAshraf
Alexandria, Egypt
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55 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is the place for history lovers where they can enjoy the historical story of the palace. You will take great photos there.

Thank Lobna Y
Alexandria, Egypt
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29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Salamlek palace is a small place that is located near Montaza palace .I do recommend it for every one visting Montaza palace

Thank Madawy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 9 April 2016

It's the summer office of King Farouk, it's turned into a 5 stars hotel. For the time being, it's under renovation.

Thank Princess S
München, Germany
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45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The palace is inside Montaza Gardens. Very nice to walk around and take some photos. For me it was a welcomed additional benefit when visiting Montaza Gardens. Tipp: Go to Montaza Gardens during sunset. The park is very beautiful, lots of people are there for BBQ, children play around and there is a wonderful sunset view.

Thank Michael M
Alexandria, Egypt
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

From my point of View Salamlek is the best Hotel in Alexandria. i was lucky to have my wedding there on 2008. every inch in El Salamlek makes you feel that you are in the Royal Period. the decoration is Fantastic. the catering service is more than Excellent

Thank tamer1072
West Palm Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I went there in 2007 and it was absolutely beautiful. A must stop on your trip to Alex. I was there also in 11-15 and it is currently closed for renovations. It will reopen as a luxury hotel soon.

Thank delececake
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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274 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Amazing place and full of green trees. Nice coffee shop and restaurants around. Barbeque kitchen available for rent. Enjoy

Thank Duraisamy

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