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Al Deira

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Highly recommended, very helpful and welcoming workers, a tasty food, and a charming hotel with old Arabic design,,, and a brilliant location with a magical sea view,,,, we stayed as a couple and the staff were really well trained and welcoming, the room is different than any other hotels you would visit, it's a unique experience, thank you Diera.

1Thank Freddy_Gh
New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Was booked in this property by our hosts. The exterior and rooms design and concept is attractive. However, the place is filthy, dusty and decaying with a stench and poorly maintained. Service pathetic. Don't waste your money. Head to properties next door or Roots.

3Thank Dashjoshi
Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I stayed here whilst working in Gaza and very much enjoyed it. The hotel is Arabic in style which made a nice change from the usual modern 'blank' hotels. Terrace overlooking the sea which serves very well prepared food. Service was attentive.

Thank Corinne D
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Didn't really know what to expect from a hotel in Gaza before I arrived. I stayed for three weeks and not only did I feel safe and welcome at the hotel, they really went the extra mile when it came to helping me have the best possible experience of the Gaza Strip. Food in the restaurant was always good, and...

1Thank Arne K
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 9 September 2015

simply charming, beautifully kept, fabulous service and exquisite service. there aren't may people who need a hotel in gaza but if you do this is the only place to stay, and, safe, the idf have the location of the hotel.

3Thank Kateinkigali
Reviewed 20 June 2015

This hotel was one of the surprise we had during our stay in Gaza. It is a very nice place, clean, charming And the staff is wonderful, too. Breakfast, although it is not a buffet, it's quite varied Totally Advisable.

Thank Angeles G
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 25 May 2015

A preferred place to stay over for aid workers, diplomats, journalists, etc: the IDF has the coordinates and will not bomb this place! Wonderful feeling - if you have friends living nearby - who do NOT have such a benefit. Never mind - its a nice place to stay over when in Gaza, food is good (sometimes a bit slow...

1Thank Marathon2006
Kolbotn, Norway
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

It was not the first stay at Deira. We have stayed many times there, and at ither neighbouring hotels. Deira remains a favourite. Most stay for work purpose, naturally, since access to Gaza is practically impossible from north or south for regular visitors. The hotel has spacious airy light rooms. When you also have yo work, its great to be...

4Thank Gudrun B
Amman, Jordan
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Al Deira Hotel in Gaza is something of a classic, even though it isn't 20 years old. Built with a strong Moroccan theme throughout, it is charming. And the view of the sea from the restaurant terrace and some of the rooms simply cannot be beat. The staff are lovely, warm and welcoming. Service in the restaurant is slow -...

2Thank Br0wnster
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 20 December 2012

The Al Deira is a favourite for journalists and some NGO folks as it is considered safe (e.g. from strikes as the Israelis have the coordinates and therefore do not target). That is important. The hotel itself is quite pricey, despite being in Gaza city, largely because of what I noted above. So firstly, we stayed in room 13 which...

2Thank CavKA

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Additional Information about Al Deira

Address: Gaza City, Palestinian Territories
Region: Palestinian Territories > Gaza > Gaza City
Also Known As:
Al Deira Gaza City
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“Room number 5 is the best”
Freddy_Gh, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try for rooms away from the street - if the early morning traffic bothers you.”
  • Sunset over Gaza Beach - as seen from the Deira Hotel
Marathon2006, 24 May 2015 | Read review
“Obviously if you can get a view of the sea, that is the best!”
Br0wnster, 18 Feb 2013 | Read review
“ask for a room which faces the sea and if none available, one of the side streets, avoid one facing the front of the hotel (and main street)”
CavKA, 20 Dec 2012 | Read review
“The three suites which face the sea are the best.”
allega, 6 May 2011 | Read review
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