We were a small party of five looking for a short winter break. As Egypt is mostly desert you cannot expect stunning scenery out-side of the resorts, but inside the complex the hotel lived up to its promise.
If you like to sap up the sun, be warned that December can be windy!, but the sea which was only a short distance walk was warm and snorkelling was fantastic, with loads of fish to sea. We did not do the diving but other gusts we spoke to said that was fab as well.
The accommodation was a little 'tired' with some appliances not functioning, but were all resolved satisfactorily when taken up with the Public Relations staff and in particular the manageress who's courtesy was exceptional throughout the holiday.
We naturally had security concerns before booking the holiday given the current climate, but in the event it was the three lane 'anything goes' driving that was scary at times when on excursions to Luxor (which is a must do as always), and transfers to and from the airport......
The experience was generally great and we would like to go back again.
Another memorable holiday at another excellent Jaz hotel, the Makadina is everything we hoped for and more. Location was perfect, right on the beach, brilliant pool. Fantastic service, cleanliness and attention to detail. Food very good lots of choice for everyone, staff friendly attentive. Free tickets to water park, which was easy to get to and well worth the visit. This year we also took a half day dolphin excursion with the on site team, it was magical. Thank you everyone at Jaz Makadina for another wonderful holiday
Located 30 kilometers south of Hurghada, this all-inclusive hotel overlooks its own sandy beach on the coast of the Red …More
Set along a natural bay and framed by windswept dunes, the town of Makadi Bay is south of Hurghada on the Red Sea Riviera. Calm waters, teeming with colorful marine life, attract divers and snorkelers. The hub of town is the lively Souk Makadi market. Popular day trips include desert safaris via camel or Jeep, and cruises to Giftun Island, ringed by a garden of coral reefs.
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