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Castle Zaman

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Address: East of the Sinai Peninsula | Overlooking the Gulf of Aqaba, Taba, Egypt
Phone Number: +20 128 214 0591
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The Castle hosts the only slow-food restaurant in the region, swimming...

The Castle hosts the only slow-food restaurant in the region, swimming pool, cocktail bar and treasure dungeon (gift shop).

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A nice way to spend an afternoon/evening

Not our first visit to the Castle (says something), we live in Cairo. A little expensive but it is worth the several hour wait for the food - I recommend the lamb or beef, seafood... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Solwezi, Zambia
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Solwezi, Zambia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not our first visit to the Castle (says something), we live in Cairo. A little expensive but it is worth the several hour wait for the food - I recommend the lamb or beef, seafood doesn't seem to benefit in the same way from the slow-cook process. You will need to order the food to make the minimum charge worth... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

was fun and exciting, kids just loved it! the sea of sinai is the most amazing experience for divers. we made new friends from all over the world, the diving constructor was very nice and interesting and he told us a lot about the history and geopolitical information of this unique location

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Thank ddgaragesale
Eilat, Israel
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I loved this place, simple and amazing view. food is well-cooked in an attractive way.. Loved it so much

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Thank saracoh2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is well decorated and having a pool to enjoy while wating for a slow cooked meal is a great idea. But the food is only good for those who enjoy the english cuisine which was not me. Food is not for everyone.

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Thank Waa3ood
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The place is beautiful and the food was more than excellent. However, the staff attitude was a huge turn off and mood killer!

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The place have the best slow cooking food, although there is no variety of dishes only Meat,Fish and sea food but it is the best dishes that you'll ever taste The place has the most awesome view and amazing pool The staff are professional and friendly .. your food will be ready right on time The only bad thing is... More 

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Thank Ramy-Elkholy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

In Castle Zaman what you eat and the way its cooked adding to it the friendly service and the breathtaking atmosphere you become reborn again . I am always on my way towards castle zaman . Thats my propose of life . Take care of my mind body and soul . Thank you Hanie and Lucy and the entire dream... More 

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Thank Ehab M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Im in love with this place it was my first visit and the russian women working there are very friendly and just the castle it is so beautiful, the pool is breathtaking and the view.. Oh also the food was sooo delicious.. I wish i could take more oftwn day uses there.. Highly recommend it.

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Thank Wesal Hussien E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This place is totaly amazing...the pool is really nice...the food is great...the castle is awesome and the view is just outstanding...it's my favorite place in egypt

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Thank yassin e
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is place is magical.. i would've loved to stay there for a few nights but unfortunately there isn't room a as its only a restaurant with a day use facilities.. i live in Sharm so i am used to the laidback atmosphere but this place i would recommend to anyone and i will personally go again whenever i have... More 

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