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    Imperial Shams Abu Soma Resort

    Km 9 Safaga | Road Abu Soma, Safaga 84711, Egypt
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$130
          US$44
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          Overview
          • Excellent24%
          • Very good32%
          • Average19%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible11%
          29 Sep 2015
          “September 2015”
          14 Sep 2015
          “The Best Holiday”
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          11 - 15 of 162 reviews

          Reviewed 4 November 2014

          Positive is the beach, especially if you have small children or want to learn to wind surf or kite surf. You can walk 75 meter into the sea and you're still only half submerged. From the first moment you arrive, they start to ask you...More

          4  Thank jve0165
          Reviewed 13 October 2014

          First impression was that the receptionist asked 30$ to accommodate us as soon as possible. Second was that the room was supposed to be a good one. To the contrary, nothing good. Old furniture, so the TV, AC not cooling but noisy, a lot of...More

          6  Thank Deira2014
          Reviewed 11 September 2014

          DON'T BOOK - DON'T BOOK - DON'T BOOK Conclusion: it was the worst hotel/resort experience in Red Sea. Dirty, Bad Smell and Poor service are the exact description of this hotel/resort. Don't trust pictures, it doesn't deserve One Star Hotel. I booked 2 rooms for...More

          6  Thank Amr M
          Reviewed 4 September 2014

          I really enjoyed my 2 weeks-stay here, proper big room, great view, clean housekeeping, wonderful beach... There are two tasty a la carte restaurants and a buffet restaurant with huge choice of different tasty meals. The staff, even there is really too less, is quite...More

          1  Thank Bauloewe2012
          Reviewed 3 September 2014

          The only good thing about this hotel is the beach. I've seen hostels with better service than this hotel.The WiFI is expensive.The drinks were warm, usually they din't have ice, sometimes they didn't even have enough cups and glasses. Same food every day, no cups...More

          5  Thank Bojana K
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$42 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Safaga
          • #3 Spa Hotel in Safaga
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Safaga
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Safaga
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 322
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          • Location
          • Egypt >
          • Red Sea and Sinai >
          • Safaga
          • Also Known As
          • Imperial Shams Abu Soma Hotel Safaga
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          Traveller (342)
          Pool & Beach (88)
          Room & Suite (57)
          Dining (15)
          Hotel & Grounds (212)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Darina H
          Good afternoon. Would you kindly tell me what is the sea like*? I KNOW THE BEACHES BUT IS IT SAFE TO GO IN THE SEAWITHOT SHOES? OR there are corals everywhere? thank you
          8 April 2015|
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          Response from jve0165 | Reviewed this property |
          you can go quit far into the water and it will still not be deep. There are some small rocks but most part is sandy. I didn't use any shoes to go in the water.The water is clear, so you see where you put your feet.
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          paukstpiene
          hello,i want to ask have this hotel horses riding?? i was booking the room here for nex month and everyday read only bad thinks about hotel,i start to be worry
          14 October 2014|
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          Response from ShamsQM | Property representative |
          Dear guest, thank you very much for your question and the interest in our hotel. Yes there is horse-/camel riding offered at the beach and it is possible to ride along our beautiful beach and into the dessert.We are looking... More
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          Светлана Д
          Доброго времени суток! Взяли тур к вам на период с 12.10 по 23.10 нас 4 -ро. Подскажите пожалуйста можно ли попросить вас сделать нам бронь на всех в одном номере или в смежных номерах и ближе к морю?. В Сафаге будем впервые и очень хотим не разочароваться .Заранее благодарим вас надеемся на хороший отдых. До встречи!!!
          8 October 2015|
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