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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For anyone reading my review for the first time, you will not be disappointed if you visit Roots. Please see my previous reviews in 2013, 2014 and 2015. My husband and I didn't manage to get out for Christmas 2016 but missed our winter fix so managed to squeeze a week in. I would like to say that nothing has...

Thank EMMAGALEDorset
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I spent a week here and had a great time. Comfortable facilities with a few individual twists such as a cozy undercover campfire every night, on site massage and lots of spaces to sit and relax between dives. Food was excellent and the Chef and Staff are very service orinetated. We only went out to an El Quesir fish restaurant...

Thank Grahame L
Potters Bar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had a great trip, arriving Christmas Eve, we were collected smoothly from Hurghada airport and transferred to Roots. Had a lazy Christmas day and a fantastic Christmas dinner with all the trimmings. Most people come to Roots to dive, but other things can be organised. My teenage kids really loved the quad biking. Massage is available at the camp and...

Thank lI0ve2h0liday
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We came back! I don't care what anyone says, Roots is the place to be! When we went the wind was up for some reason. This meant some of the sites weren't gonna work. Yes, the midweek bbq and night dive was cancelled but I still loved it! We'll be back!

Thank Julja B
Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Get up, have breakfast, amble over to the dive centre (60 secs walk). Then a walk to the house Reef or a minibus ride along the coast to deserted beaches. Dive. Move on to a nearby reef. Then lunch by the sea - whilst the dive team rinse out your kit!!! The diving is fantastic, the camp is spotlessly clean...

Thank Christine L
Sleaford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a great place to get away and relax. The staff and owners are friendly and extremely accommodating. The rooms are nice and the food is lovely. There are plenty of dive sites within a short distance. The dive centre is efficient and knowledgeable, so what are you waiting for?

Thank Keith H
Balloch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I spent seven wonderful weeks at Roots Luxury Camp on a diving trip which I must say was one of the best trips of my life. Such a chilled out place where you can get away from the tourist hot spots and experience the real Egypt. The rooms were superb where I always had a great nights sleep after a...

Thank Steven_Melvin
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I visited Roots Luxury camp as an expedition leader with a team of 10 students from the University of Glasgow. We were at the camp for a period of 6 weeks conducting marine research on the house reef and surrounding area. Roots Camp provided us with a more than ideal base to do our work from, with a basic but...

Thank Kyle M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I visited Roots for a diving trip and it dod not disappoint. The resort was very comfortable and the diving instructors made sure you were comfortable and relaxed the whole time. The staff at the bars and restaurant were always at hand to cater to your needs and Claire and Steve organised a fantastic trip to Luxor!

Thank LouMonty
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

As a very enthusiastic diver, it sometimes proves very difficult finding somebody to go on holiday with. Going to roots dive camp is just perfect for me. Having now been several times now, I have got to know all the staff. Everybody makes me so welcome, there is always somebody to dive with. I have made lots of new friends....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Roots Red Sea is situated on the southern part of the Red Sea coast,just north of El Quseir town. Ideally situated between Hurghada and Marsa Alam Airports. We are surrounded by magnificent colourful mountains and unspoilt Red Sea beaches making it both a beautiful and relaxing destination.There are 3 styles of accommodation, Superior Boutiques & Deluxe Chalets which all have Sea-view,en-suite facilities,AC,flat screen TV and fridge or the standard Eco-Huts with shared facilities and fan giving a more rustic feel. ... more   less 

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Address: 14km North of El Quseir | El Quseir - Safaga Road, El Quseir R1, Egypt (Formerly Roots Luxury Camp)
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > El Quseir
Price Range: $62 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Roots Red Sea 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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#1 Best Value Hotel in El Quseir
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“Definitely go for one with air-conditioning.”
 of 5 bubbles JuljaB, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The "Boutique" rooms are simple but have everything you need - including lots of shelving all the way around the room.”
 of 5 bubbles christinelJ5621YY, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ideal for anyone with accessibility issues, as some of the rooms are on the ground floor. Well set up for wheelchair users.”
 of 5 bubbles KeithH515, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with A/C!!”
 of 5 bubbles 311anneb, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Take an aircon room!”
 of 5 bubbles sanderva, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
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