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What a pitty

The place is less than basic and lacks all the touristic basics. Never try on Friday and overall... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Kuwait City, Kuwait
City sightseeing Aqaba

Very HOT, the locals are not very friendly, the city was in disrepair. The beach was not... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Sydney, Australia
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Aqaba, Aqaba, Jordan
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The place is less than basic and lacks all the touristic basics. Never try on Friday and overall not recommended

Thank AOmeiri
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Very HOT, the locals are not very friendly, the city was in disrepair. The beach was not pleasant. Not much to do.

Thank BuddyPeter24
Reviewed 25 April 2017

It was a friday morning and it was over crowded. At points, it was even dirty and smelly. Wouldn't recommend it to any tourist.

Thank tapish
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

okish to walk around only as its very public maybe just for the kids to splash abit around. would not recommend for sun bathing or walking in a bikini:-) . need to be more cleaned around the area. as i said its okish to walk...More

Thank Farah A
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Beach not sandy, but rather rocky pebbles. Very hard to walk on. Saw broken glass in among the pebbles so walking barefoot was not an option. However, if you just want to say you were in the Red Sea, then go for it, which is...More

Thank Geo1220
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

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Thank K2693OHabdullaha
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The public beach in Aqaba should be the gem of the city. Instead, it seems tired and worn out. I wouldn't be opposed to having a nominal fee attached for entrance to the beach. There was a lot of litter and broken glass on the...More

Thank MiCharlie124
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Full of trash. No decent fasilities. You draw attention too much. If you have beach at your hotel you don't have reason to come here.

Thank Pekutsi
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Typical tourist trap. Lots of sellers of junk. Here you can hire a glass boat to go around in Aqaba bay. Next door to Eilat in Israel. You can fly with parachute after a speed boat and much much more!

Thank Olof J
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Take a walk through the city gardens and along the beach, maybe sit down for a cup of tea or a shisha. There is a lot going on but only children and young men go swimming

Thank Helle L
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