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“cecil hotel”(5 reviews)
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The Corniche is a glorious 3km walkway along the harbour dotted with restaurants, markets and historic sights.
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Alexandria, Egypt
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All reviews great walk cecil hotel mediterranean sea fresh air cafes and restaurants sea breeze sea front street vendors nice view alexandria city stanley bridge very nice place stroll cars cornish shisha beauty
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Reviewed yesterday

Noisy and too much traffic. lot of pollution and noise, agressive taxidrivers and cardrivers, motorcycles and vans. This could be different and the coastal area is still a garbage belt!!! shame on Alexander , shame on Egypt. Too much dirt everywhere you go, everywhere you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B4174KTjanc
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visiting the corniche all depends on when and where you decide to pay it a visit. There is a lot of building work near San Stefano which spoils the view as well as the ability to actually sit anywhere. The closer you get to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hesham N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of Corniche was dark without lighting, and not clean as well even the beach, needs more maintenance

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tzhijazi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place plus mind soothing walk releases tension & gets peace. We can see local people doing fishing as well as clean Mediterranean sea with skylines and enjoy cool breeze.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rupawala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Corniche was only half a block from my hotel, and I walked here often during my 3 days in Alexandria. The days were mostly sunny, and the Mediterranean was a bonus for a traveler from Wisconsin, where we are on the brink of Winter....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cornice is of exceptional beauty seen from afar but the traffic.... is almost as bad as Cairo. You could be stuck in the traffic here for hours which is most frustrating.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you decide to unwind and throw all your stresses behind, take a corniche walk at sunset. The smell of the sea and the feeling of the fresh wind on your face should do the trick.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 252ms
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Favorite part of Alexandria. It was just impressive to see whole lots of people day and night spending time there, sitting and talking and walking along Corniche, enjoying the beautiful sea view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vespersmarquess
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

One of the worlds best Corniche ever! Amazing view and mood by the mediterranean. Full of life and cafes and restaurants and hotels. Always love the place

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 602samers
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Alexandria Corniche, the old memories, the sea breeze, the sunrise and sunset, the beauty of nature, the best weather ever, the touch of the soft sand and the sea waves underneath you foot. the memories of our childhood and the sand castles to be rebuilt...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nona R
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