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Mara House

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Overview
Salah Al Din Al Ayoubi Luxor, Luxor Egypt See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed at Mara House for four nights and went on tours of Luxor and Aswan for 5 days. Mara House is very clean, food is delicious, and the service is wonderful. Amr, who is the chef at Mara House, serves delicious...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

We spent 11 days last month with Mara Tour and her excellent staff (Ahmed, Mohamad from Cairo and Mohamad from Luxor). Thanks for the team for all excellent information and keep us all safe all the time, especially Ahmed who was on call at all...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Only stayed here for a night and went on a Abydos and Dendera private tour with them. The accommodations were nice but I really enjoyed the tour as their guide and driver were both great. Will definitely be back for a longer stay next time.More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank WL911
Response from Marie V, Owner at Mara HouseResponded 30 October 2018

As per my recent blog posts on my website and the article "What You Don't Know About TripAdvisor" by Heather Stimmler-Hall it is obvious TripAdvisor is a mess. I have no booking from anyone who stayed at Mara House and only visited Abydos/Dendera. Plus I...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Mara House in Luxor (do a Google search to book direct on her website) is scrumptiously decorated in traditional style and features huge suites with kitchenettes. It really feels more like a comfortable home than a hotel. The delicious "Salahadeen Feast" there was the best...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Marie V, Owner at Mara HouseResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you so much Eileen for all the trouble you have gone to over the last few days and rewriting this review. TripAdvisor keeps changing the goal posts when it comes to what is allowed and not allowed. For me, the deletion of some 14...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We spent ten days in Egypt this month with Mara and her excellent staff which included Ahmed, who was on 24 hour call for anything we needed, and Amer, her delightful cook at Mara House. Our tour was great value for the money we paid...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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About
Description
Mara House is an Irish owned boutique hotel catering to the tastes of independent travellers who want to be sure they experience the best of Egypt. Mara House can only be booked directly via email to Mara. We help More with sightseeing and itinerary planning for all of Egypt and steer our guests clear of tourist traps and pitfalls. Holidays are so important to us all and great holiday memories make such a difference to our lives - Mara Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mara House Hotel Luxor
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Mara Hotel Luxor
Location
Egypt > Nile River Valley > Luxor
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mara House Hotel Luxor
,
Mara Hotel Luxor
Location
Egypt > Nile River Valley > Luxor
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Traveller (165)
Room & Suite (51)
Dining (26)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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"The air conditioning meant we could keep balcony doors shut. We did not notice any 'Call to Prayer'."
moiral557
01 Jun 2018
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"The call to prayer is part of the Egyptian experience, but it may wake you at an ungodly hour! Bring..."
seejay54
09 Apr 2018
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"All the rooms are great to the best of my knowledge. This is a boutique hotel located on a residential..."
NikkiTTT
01 Nov 2017
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"The rooftop patio is a highlight. Be sure to get up there for the view."
Never_Easy_to_Please
10 Oct 2017
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