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Paradise Inn Le Metropole Hotel

52 Saad Zaglol Street | Raml Station, Alexandria, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    1.2 km
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 13 September 2016
History in the heart of Alexandria
The Paradise Inn Le Metropole Hotel is an old historic place... more
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel built in the early 20th century has great potential but needs renovation, cleaning and maintenance ! The building is supposed to be white concrete but it almost looks gray. It would look much better if it were painted. The bathrooms deserve to be fully renovated. You have to wait a 45 second to one minute to get hot...

Thank djodjo2016
Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Horrible management, they ruined our vacation plans and canceled the reservation I made 12 days before our check-in date. Their reservation system is a failure. Metropole's manager and the reservations manager were very rude, careless and unprofessional. The hotel is in a major decline

Thank Tahrir
Patras, Greece
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located on the city center of Alexandria near the sea ( you cannot swim there)! The staff is very friendly and welcoming! The breakfast is good and it is served in a wonderful room!! But the hotel is too old!! The building and the furniture, both need renovation ASAP!!!

Thank ΑΝΝΑ Σ
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we arrived, we weren't satisfied. It was on Eid. First, there was only 1 lady at front desk handling a lot of guests so we took around 30 minutes to check-in. You have to wait a lot for the single elevator in the hotel. Once we wanted shower gel and shampoo. 1) the room service number didnt...

Thank sherifa889
Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I've always had a soft spot for Le Metropole. For location (right in the heart of downtown Alexandria) and old-worldly charm it is hard to beat, but the Paradise Inn Group seem determined to run it on a shoestring, leaving its gracious and long-suffering staff to try to make up for its hopeless elevator, water-stained carpets, lack of renovation and...

Thank Nonny N
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It is such a shame to have this hotel with this history being run by unprofessional, unsupportive staff. I've been trying to contact their reception team all day long and there is no answer. And when someone finally picked up from reservations they were not helpful at all with a hostile attitude! Such a shame to put this history in...

1Thank Sarah S
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Paradise Inn Le Metropole Hotel is an old historic place, which you fell the minute you go in, with paintings on the walls and ceilings ,with many antiques .A perfect location at the heart of Alex , the Raml station with all types of transport available,and easy access to down town with its many shops and restaurants.At the reception...

Thank Sb B
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

It is one of the rarest hotels where you don't compromise luxury for history. Very well maintained in spite of being 200 years old. It offers the best view of the sea and has everything. How many historic hotels have Jacuzzi in the rooms?

Thank 1963consultant
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

very expensive according to the service, the room smell like the mold, the bed sheets supposed to be white not yellow! the bathroom clean but not that much and the window was very dusty, most of staff are nice, the breakfast was not bad.

Thank Asmaa A
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great location, check in was easy and we were offered an upgrade, tv and facilities are ok, breakfast buffet was super, hotel is classic and recently renewed. Great value for money. Daily news Papers are offered which was a nice touch. Very clean and isolated although of the busy street. Very classy in general and the places makes you feel...

Thank Ehabhhh

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
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  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in an 18th century building with classical decorations and stunning views of the Mediterranean, Le Metropole boasts 2 French restaurants and elegantly furnished rooms with a balcony. Le Metropole's rooms are decorated with luxurious fabrics and include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, satellite TV and daily newspapers. Each room has a modern bathroom. An extensive breakfast buffet is served daily in the breakfast room. For dinner, Les Ambassadeurs Restaurant serves French, seasonal cuisine. The Versailles restaurant also serves French meals, but in a Louis XIV-style setting with daily piano music. The 24-hour front desk at Le Metropole can arrange car rentals, dry cleaning services and recommend attractions and restaurants in the surroundings. Free parking is available. The hotel is situated a 2-minute walk from the El Raml Train Station and the sandy beaches. The library of Alexandria is 1.5 Km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradise Inn Le Metropole Hotel

Address: 52 Saad Zaglol Street | Raml Station, Alexandria, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Alexandria Governorate > Alexandria
Price Range: $96 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Paradise Inn Le Metropole Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 66
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Also Known As:
Metropole Hotel Alexandria
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#10 Luxury Hotel in Alexandria
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