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Mara House

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wet room”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 25 October 2009

Mara's house is clean, beautiful and my favorite place to stay in Egypt. I have stayed in 5 star hotels around the world and Mara's house is better than any Ritz (especially the one in Sharm). The tasting dinner was our best meal during our...More

1  Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 19 October 2009

A huge thanks to Mara, Stephen, Sarah and the team who put so much effort in to making your stay as enjoyable as possible. We arrived from Hurghada after a 7 hour bus trip and after a shaky start a quick phone call to Mara...More

3  Thank Silver15
Reviewed 1 October 2009

I was in Mara's house less than five minutes when i had a cup of tea in hand, sitting on a sofa, chatting with Mara and being introduce to the staff. She, and her staff, are friendly and relaxed which made the stay the same....More

3  Thank chalkmuppet
Reviewed 27 September 2009

Mara House was fully booked the 1st night we were to spend in Luxor, so we spent that night at the Sheraton. It was comfortable and we considered extending our stay at the Sheraton itself, but we are so glad we stuck to our original...More

2  Thank Karishma-Kim
Reviewed 22 September 2009

This place is an extension of Mara and she is quite a character. It's some distance from the sites and the river but if you don't mind walking you go through some of the residential parts of Luxor which as a tourist you often don't...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Luxor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Luxor
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Dining (21)
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"The call to prayer is part of the Egyptian experience, but it may wake you at an ungodly hour! Bring earplugs."
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"All the rooms are great to the best of my knowledge. This is a boutique hotel located on a residential street."
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"The rooftop patio is a highlight. Be sure to get up there for the view."
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"All rooms are large and comfortable. We had room 5, upstairs. No elevator, but easy access."
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