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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was a luxurious, comfortable and quaint old hotel with personality and we had excellent customer service. All four of us friends stayed there for one night and we loved it and would definitely go back there again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Steigenberger Cecil is a historic hotel in the heart of Alexandria. After having been managed by Steigenberger it transformed to a professional world class level hotel. Highly recommended for an amazing stay with superb views in the heart of Alexandria

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful location with Mediterranean views. Short walk to the new library and other sites. The corniche is busy day and night. Creaky elevator is a delight. Breakfast buffet featured many of the offerings of a Mediterranean diet

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel need better lighting system and major renovation. The view and location are great however, need major improvement. Nadine from the guest public relation desk along with her team, were great. Service teams throughout the hotel are not as expected, specially the breakfast area, were no smile or good morning, ever heard.

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best hotel which i can enjoy my weekend with my family ........., luxury rooms and great Sevres the hotel team is helpful and professional especially housekeeping and front office i do recommend the hotel for Alexandria visitors

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and unique hotel with loads of history, beautiful sea views, efficient staff. Breakfast has room for improvement but an overall, great stay. Rooms are a good size but quite basic. Suites are clean, spacious and have great bathroom products.

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed staying at the Cecil Hotel. Great service, the staff arranged to send by courier a forgotten item for no extra cost, great breakfast, great view, the lift really will remind you of the old days. Try to get a room on the higher floors to avoid traffic noise.

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love place there i always go there every winter even my daughters love it . It is an old hotel with a beautiful view,large,clean rooms and lovely breakfast actually i didn't think of changing the place since 5 years .

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

Cairo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cecil Steigenberger Hotel is so good that it is one of my top hotel choices whenever I travel to Alexandria. It's food, location, friendly staff and reasonable rates are among its advantages. I just recommend that management keep a close eye on some of the staff

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

Cairo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ALL things were very good except internet wifi,you can enjoy with your family, kindly visit this historic hotle you can enjoy a serious trip if you're in business and enjoy fantastic days if you're in vacation trip or .... thanks

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STG_Alex, General Manager at Steigenberger Cecil Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Steigenberger Cecil hotel for your recent visit to Alexandria. It was our pleasure having the chance to host you. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’ is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed your stay is a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steigenberger Cecil Alexandria lets you experience all the splendor of this amazing city first hand. Conveniently located in the heart of the business district, overlooking the bay and yacht club, this exquisite hotel is just minutes from the airport, ideal for business or pleasure. Built in 1929 yet constantly in step with the times, it provides a perfect blend of modern amenities and old world charm. Discerning connoisseurs also appreciate the impeccable service and attention to detail. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Steigenberger Cecil Hotel

Address: 16, Saad Zagloul Square | Raml Station Alexandria, Alexandria 11053, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Alexandria Governorate > Alexandria
Price Range: $137 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Steigenberger Cecil Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 85
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Cecil Alexandria Hotel Alexandria
Accor Cecil Alexandria
Sofitel Alexandria
Alexandria Sofitel
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Alexandria
#7 Luxury Hotel in Alexandria
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