iOverlander 0.0 Eka Dolli Nubian Guesthouse The best place to stay while waiting for your car to arrive is Eka Dolli Nubian Guesthouse – it’s slightly out of Aswan on the west bank, but it’s super clean,friendly and cheap. You can get all your meals there, although its a limited menu but they do have booze! Open: Yes Wifi: Yes - Fast Parking: Street Parking Showers: Hot The best place to stay while waiting for your car to arrive is Eka Dolli Nubian Guesthouse – it’s slightly out of Aswan on the west bank, but it’s super clean,friendly and cheap. You can get all your meals there, although its a limited menu but they do have booze! iOverlander Eka Dolli Nubian Guesthouse Lodging user 0.0 Rezeiki Camp Very nice, has a pool, plenty of cold Stella beers at LE10 ($2.50), some shade and water to wash cars etc as well as being very close to Karnak temple. We also had an excellent Egyptian meal of Kofta, kebabs and salads prepared there for LE60 ($10) Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Very nice, has a pool, plenty of cold Stella beers at LE10 ($2.50), some shade and water to wash cars etc as well as being very close to Karnak temple. We also had an excellent Egyptian meal of Kofta, kebabs and salads prepared there for LE60 ($10) iOverlander Rezeiki Camp Campground user Oasis Hotel Rather run down, LE200/$33 Open: Yes Rather run down, LE200/$33 iOverlander Oasis Hotel Lodging user Well No 6 Hot pool whose warm, brown and ferrous waters are supposed to be good for the arthritis Open: Yes Hot pool whose warm, brown and ferrous waters are supposed to be good for the arthritis iOverlander Well No 6 City (Capitol) user Elias Camp Run by a rather fascinating, but strict and eccentric Muslim named Nasser. Elias Camp’s big advantage is that it has a nice pool and rooftop terrace. Nasser showed us a very scenic 25km drive around Dakhla Oasis which passed a man made lake, interesting farms of date palms, olives and wheat and some old tombs of the long departed. Open: Yes Run by a rather fascinating, but strict and eccentric Muslim named Nasser. Elias Camp’s big advantage is that it has a nice pool and rooftop terrace. Nasser showed us a very scenic 25km drive around Dakhla Oasis which passed a man made lake, interesting farms of date palms, olives and wheat and some old tombs of the long departed. iOverlander Elias Camp Campground user Wild camp White Desert Our wild campsite next to an outcrop has to rate as one of the best campsite views ever (if a bit hot until the sun went down) Open: Yes Our wild campsite next to an outcrop has to rate as one of the best campsite views ever (if a bit hot until the sun went down) iOverlander Wild camp White Desert Contact, Pirate user Bahariya cold spring lovely cool spring Open: Yes lovely cool spring iOverlander Bahariya cold spring City (Capitol) user Salma Motel Camp Rather run down and little shade but OK Open: Yes Rather run down and little shade but OK iOverlander Salma Motel Camp Campground user Naggar Shipping Agency The offices of Naggar Shipping Agency are in the rear (5th floor) of the Redmar Shipping Co building and the contact is Nabil Mob: 01001237988 or Mohammed Mob:01091665695. Open: Yes The offices of Naggar Shipping Agency are in the rear (5th floor) of the Redmar Shipping Co building and the contact is Nabil Mob: 01001237988 or Mohammed Mob:01091665695. iOverlander Naggar Shipping Agency Diamond, Red user Hotel De La Poste Not too bad if you need to spend several days (or weeks!) at LE110 ($19) per day- with large, airy rooms but old and run down. Open: Yes Not too bad if you need to spend several days (or weeks!) at LE110 ($19) per day- with large, airy rooms but old and run down. iOverlander Hotel De La Poste Lodging user 35.9 Hotel, Rooftop tents on road & tents inside Kairo Saharamar Camping is closed, this option is much better then both T4A’s options. Swimming pool and green grass Open: No Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Kairo Saharamar Camping is closed, this option is much better then both T4A’s options. Swimming pool and green grass iOverlander Hotel, Rooftop tents on road & tents inside Campground user 0.0 Adam’s House Out of Egyptian hustle and bustle & awesome swimming place on Nile Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Out of Egyptian hustle and bustle & awesome swimming place on Nile iOverlander Adam’s House Campground user 93.7 Nile Banks Just on side of Nile river. Really nice place 25 km north of Aswan. Good place to swim and enjoy Nile wildlife Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Just on side of Nile river. Really nice place 25 km north of Aswan. Good place to swim and enjoy Nile wildlife iOverlander Nile Banks Contact, Pirate user -23.6 Kom el Dikka Agri Lodge Not a campsite but they will take you in if they have a parking space available. Quiet place with toilets and a restaurant. I paid 200 egyptian pounds for 1 night camping including breakfast (150 without breakfast). Excellent stop between Cairo and Wadi Hettan. Open: Yes Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Not a campsite but they will take you in if they have a parking space available. Quiet place with toilets and a restaurant. I paid 200 egyptian pounds for 1 night camping including breakfast (150 without breakfast). Excellent stop between Cairo and Wadi Hettan. iOverlander Kom el Dikka Agri Lodge Lodging user 90.5 Beni Suef truckstop Free spots for however needs it. Only for 1 night though, I believe. Extremely friendly people, very curious too. Ideal for passing through from Cairo to Luxor. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Free spots for however needs it. Only for 1 night though, I believe. Extremely friendly people, very curious too. Ideal for passing through from Cairo to Luxor. iOverlander Beni Suef truckstop Parking Area user 0.0 Paradise Hotel Very convenient location near city centre and train station. Perfect place to stay in Aswan. Db for 160pounds with breakfast Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Garage Nearby Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Very convenient location near city centre and train station. Perfect place to stay in Aswan. Db for 160pounds with breakfast iOverlander Paradise Hotel Lodging user 0.0 New Everest Nice hotel near train station. have dorms and private rooms. offer breeakfast (10 pounds) and reliable wifi. Very nice stay! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: No Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Nice hotel near train station. have dorms and private rooms. offer breeakfast (10 pounds) and reliable wifi. Very nice stay! iOverlander New Everest Lodging user 0.0 Transit Nice hostel in the city centre. Breakfast included in room rate. 250pounds for a db. hot shower and good internet Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Nice hostel in the city centre. Breakfast included in room rate. 250pounds for a db. hot shower and good internet iOverlander Transit Lodging user 230.5 Desert camp It's about 500m from the main road. A sandtrack is leading behind some hills. You can still see the road, but it's OK. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes It's about 500m from the main road. A sandtrack is leading behind some hills. You can still see the road, but it's OK. iOverlander Desert camp Contact, Pirate user 159.8 Al Salam Camp This hostel is run by an Egyptian called Ahmed. It is on the Westbank of the Nile, almost opposite of the Luxor temple. It has some rather run down huts, a nice veranda with a ven and European toilet and shower. All in an acceptable condition. Camping in a car with rooftent or in a small truck is possible. Ahmed was very nice and helpful in the beginning but in the end he tried to rip us of. He wanted to have much more money than we had discussed and he got really angry, even insulting. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No This hostel is run by an Egyptian called Ahmed. It is on the Westbank of the Nile, almost opposite of the Luxor temple. It has some rather run down huts, a nice veranda with a ven and European toilet and shower. All in an acceptable condition. Camping in a car with rooftent or in a small truck is possible. Ahmed was very nice and helpful in the beginning but in the end he tried to rip us of. He wanted to have much more money than we had discussed and he got really angry, even insulting. iOverlander Al Salam Camp Lodging user 108.9 El Wadi Hitan Perfect desert, nice little museum, small restaurant and toilets for public use. Entrance fee and camping costs 80 pounds per person. One of the best spots we have been to in Egypt because of the beautiful desert scenery. Ancient whale sceletons are worth seeing. Highly recommended! Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Perfect desert, nice little museum, small restaurant and toilets for public use. Entrance fee and camping costs 80 pounds per person. One of the best spots we have been to in Egypt because of the beautiful desert scenery. Ancient whale sceletons are worth seeing. Highly recommended! iOverlander El Wadi Hitan Parking Area user 20.2 Al Sorat Farm About 1.5 km from the Sakkara Country club. It's a nice farm run by Maryanne, a Canadian Lady who has lived in Egypt for ages. Nice green garden, water, bathroom, washing machine. Close to the pyramids. She has horses and a lot of big dogs. Very nice and helpful. 20 US Dollars per site per night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes About 1.5 km from the Sakkara Country club. It's a nice farm run by Maryanne, a Canadian Lady who has lived in Egypt for ages. Nice green garden, water, bathroom, washing machine. Close to the pyramids. She has horses and a lot of big dogs. Very nice and helpful. 20 US Dollars per site per night. iOverlander Al Sorat Farm Parking Area user 213.0 Temple Parkinglot allowed camping Huge and quite gravel parking lot near the Abu Simbel temple, which we used to wait to take the ferry next day. For cars and bike with tents. Nice view next to the lake Nasser. +++The police told us we can camp here, however ask again, they will be friendly and there is a police station next to the temple so quite safe.+++ The parking is always empty and really big, we had a nice view on the lake and used it to swim or wash dishes. 2 min. walking to the temple. Also the port with the ferry to the Sudan road is really close. Toilets are close but you have to pay them. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Huge and quite gravel parking lot near the Abu Simbel temple, which we used to wait to take the ferry next day. For cars and bike with tents. Nice view next to the lake Nasser. +++The police told us we can camp here, however ask again, they will be friendly and there is a police station next to the temple so quite safe.+++ The parking is always empty and really big, we had a nice view on the lake and used it to swim or wash dishes. 2 min. walking to the temple. Also the port with the ferry to the Sudan road is really close. Toilets are close but you have to pay them. iOverlander Temple Parkinglot allowed camping Parking Area user 102.0 Traffic Department "Certificate Of No Fines" To leave Egypt customs require a "certificate of no fines", well when shipping. It is said if you come from the south visa Sudan you must get it in Aswan, it's valid for only two weeks while you drive through the whole country and must be inside customs before the certificate expires. Egyptian bureaucratic logic. Kamel, the fixer in Aswan said it is possible to get it in Cairo or Alexander but I can't confirm. Otherwise you may need to contact a fixer in Aswan at cost to get the documents sent to you. Come early (9:00am) with a copy of your passport and a copy of that A5 card with stamps and stickers they gave you at the border when you got the vehicle license plates. Pay 10E£ and wait for the certificate. I have attached a photo of the entrance and the A4 document. Open: Yes To leave Egypt customs require a "certificate of no fines", well when shipping. It is said if you come from the south visa Sudan you must get it in Aswan, it's valid for only two weeks while you drive through the whole country and must be inside customs before the certificate expires. Egyptian bureaucratic logic. Kamel, the fixer in Aswan said it is possible to get it in Cairo or Alexander but I can't confirm. Otherwise you may need to contact a fixer in Aswan at cost to get the documents sent to you. Come early (9:00am) with a copy of your passport and a copy of that A5 card with stamps and stickers they gave you at the border when you got the vehicle license plates. Pay 10E£ and wait for the certificate. I have attached a photo of the entrance and the A4 document. iOverlander Traffic Department "Certificate Of No Fines" Toll Booth user 90.8 Queen N Hotel 120E£ for a double room with ensuite. Popular with tourists and ok standard of cleanliness. Great price/quality and wifi in the lobby. On street parking but you can get your bike onto the front steps. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: No Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No 120E£ for a double room with ensuite. Popular with tourists and ok standard of cleanliness. Great price/quality and wifi in the lobby. On street parking but you can get your bike onto the front steps. iOverlander Queen N Hotel Lodging user 24.9 Consolidated Freight Service ( CFS ) Currently the best company to ship with. 1st floor. Consolidated Freight Service (  CFS ).125, Hurreya Ave.El Q Bldg.Bab-SherkAlexandria - Egypt.Tel : ‪002 03 3914671‬ /2 / 4 Fax : ‪002 03 3914679‬ Mobile : ‪002 0122 240 4884 ‬Website : www.cfsegypt.com Open: Yes Currently the best company to ship with. 1st floor. Consolidated Freight Service (  CFS ).125, Hurreya Ave.El Q Bldg.Bab-SherkAlexandria - Egypt.Tel : ‪002 03 3914671‬ /2 / 4 Fax : ‪002 03 3914679‬ Mobile : ‪002 0122 240 4884 ‬Website : www.cfsegypt.com iOverlander Consolidated Freight Service ( CFS ) Diamond, Red user 11.5 Ras El Bar Armed Forces Apartment 4 beds on a military complex. Looking out over de beach. Very quiet. Safe parking. Ideal for overlanders; you need to bring some of your own stuff and food. Great parking to work on your car. EGP 450,- per night. Booking through Booking.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Apartment 4 beds on a military complex. Looking out over de beach. Very quiet. Safe parking. Ideal for overlanders; you need to bring some of your own stuff and food. Great parking to work on your car. EGP 450,- per night. Booking through Booking.com iOverlander Ras El Bar Armed Forces Lodging user 58.2 Asyut Armed Forces Hotel Relatively clean hotel with restaurant on the Nile waterfront, run by the army. Not very cheap (35 USD plus 10 USD because you're foreigner), for a 2 bed room. But safe and behind guarded gate. It's the officers club next to the army base. Booking through booking.com and payment by visa Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Relatively clean hotel with restaurant on the Nile waterfront, run by the army. Not very cheap (35 USD plus 10 USD because you're foreigner), for a 2 bed room. But safe and behind guarded gate. It's the officers club next to the army base. Booking through booking.com and payment by visa iOverlander Asyut Armed Forces Hotel Lodging user -1.0 No idea Good rough and ready stop off for lunch off the motorway. Fresh fish cooked to order with salad and rice. Open: Yes Good rough and ready stop off for lunch off the motorway. Fresh fish cooked to order with salad and rice. iOverlander No idea Restaurant user 0.0 Beach Safari Nubian Resort It is a Hotel very well kept as well as a camp ground with Little huts by the red sea. A Diving instructor is on site and trips off shore for diving and snorkelling Can be organized. You Can also sleep in the car and bargain about the Camping price. We took the room. Two people all in 40 Euro. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes It is a Hotel very well kept as well as a camp ground with Little huts by the red sea. A Diving instructor is on site and trips off shore for diving and snorkelling Can be organized. You Can also sleep in the car and bargain about the Camping price. We took the room. Two people all in 40 Euro. iOverlander Beach Safari Nubian Resort Lodging user 0.0 roof a roof studio flat good for 3 persons email .. teleb7@gmail.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No a roof studio flat good for 3 persons email .. teleb7@gmail.com iOverlander roof Lodging user 1.0 Ras Mohammed NP Very beautiful spot! Facilities are basic but view is amazing . Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Tent Friendly: Yes Very beautiful spot! Facilities are basic but view is amazing . iOverlander Ras Mohammed NP Campground user 248.8 Marsa shagra village This hotel belongs to the other hotel of Red Sea diving safari.Standing on I-overlander. The have got 3 places. Marsa shagra village is above Marsa alam. I think it is possible to sleep in your car. But that should be asked at the reception. We rented a tent, all in, €50 p. person. Very good food en soft drinks included. The diving is wonderful here! If you take the house reef and got the dive license you can dive with your buddy whiteout instructor. The bring you by zodiac or you go in shore. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes This hotel belongs to the other hotel of Red Sea diving safari.Standing on I-overlander. The have got 3 places. Marsa shagra village is above Marsa alam. I think it is possible to sleep in your car. But that should be asked at the reception. We rented a tent, all in, €50 p. person. Very good food en soft drinks included. The diving is wonderful here! If you take the house reef and got the dive license you can dive with your buddy whiteout instructor. The bring you by zodiac or you go in shore. iOverlander Marsa shagra village Lodging user 95.4 Mo's home is Aswan city (from Adam home) This is where Mo lives with his wife and kid. He wants this place at I-overlander so everyone can find him. (It is on the third floor, we're the walls be painted pink and gold.)When you stay at Adam home, Mo will help you with anything you need. And his home is your home. Also ask him about the Nile trips he can arrange for you! 1 day with motorboat or more days with the sailing ship. The best guy in town to hangout with!! Open: Yes This is where Mo lives with his wife and kid. He wants this place at I-overlander so everyone can find him. (It is on the third floor, we're the walls be painted pink and gold.)When you stay at Adam home, Mo will help you with anything you need. And his home is your home. Also ask him about the Nile trips he can arrange for you! 1 day with motorboat or more days with the sailing ship. The best guy in town to hangout with!! iOverlander Mo's home is Aswan city (from Adam home) Dog Unknown user 129.3 Car parking Off street parking is in short supply in Aswan, most hotels dont have. This is a place next to the national bank of egupt that has gaurd at night in chained off ally. If you can find Bak (the boss apparently) he will let you park and give you a big blanket to cover the roof items. Cost us 40 Egypt Pounds for the night. (its also the place that Pardise Hotel uses). P.S. good to know, hotels are currently alot cheaper on Booking.com in egypt than walking in to ask. Open: Yes Off street parking is in short supply in Aswan, most hotels dont have. This is a place next to the national bank of egupt that has gaurd at night in chained off ally. If you can find Bak (the boss apparently) he will let you park and give you a big blanket to cover the roof items. Cost us 40 Egypt Pounds for the night. (its also the place that Pardise Hotel uses). P.S. good to know, hotels are currently alot cheaper on Booking.com in egypt than walking in to ask. iOverlander Car parking Dog Unknown user 110.3 Eatabe luxor hotel 4 star hotel for $10 each on Booking.com. Parking at end of street 100m away, we paid 30 EP but you could get it cheaper. Includes breakfast. Pool and incredible value overall. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Garage Nearby Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No 4 star hotel for $10 each on Booking.com. Parking at end of street 100m away, we paid 30 EP but you could get it cheaper. Includes breakfast. Pool and incredible value overall. iOverlander Eatabe luxor hotel Lodging user 77.1 Omar El Khayam Al Minya Hotel Hotel we used as a stop over between Luxor and Ciaro. Very nice in quiet street we just parked outside the door. Quiet hard to find as outside appearance is not great. Aircon rooms, very clean ect. $26 for double room through booking.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Parking: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Hotel we used as a stop over between Luxor and Ciaro. Very nice in quiet street we just parked outside the door. Quiet hard to find as outside appearance is not great. Aircon rooms, very clean ect. $26 for double room through booking.com iOverlander Omar El Khayam Al Minya Hotel Lodging user 182.7 Eskaleh Tiny 6 room eco lodge - 75 dollars per night but worth it. Great food and welcome respite from the heat. Friendly helpful staff Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Tiny 6 room eco lodge - 75 dollars per night but worth it. Great food and welcome respite from the heat. Friendly helpful staff iOverlander Eskaleh Lodging user 216.5 Tuya hotel Its a nice quiet and very decent quality hotel, the people are nice too and would try to help you. we paid $45 for a double room and it comes with breakfast . Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Its a nice quiet and very decent quality hotel, the people are nice too and would try to help you. we paid $45 for a double room and it comes with breakfast . iOverlander Tuya hotel Lodging user 0.0 keylany Hotel This place is a bit old but everything is nice and clean and they are helpful, always smiling. we booked one night online and thought it would be nice to stay another night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This place is a bit old but everything is nice and clean and they are helpful, always smiling. we booked one night online and thought it would be nice to stay another night. iOverlander keylany Hotel Lodging user