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Private room in bed & breakfast

Traditional Egyptian farmstay

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Rouqayah

Traditional Egyptian farmstay

Private room in bed & breakfast
10 guests1 bedroom6 beds4 baths
10 guests
1 bedroom
6 beds
4 baths

The space

Come and experience a really different Egypt, far from the hassle filled tourist trail at Rouqayah's Ranch. We offer a unique opportunity to enjoy riding lessons, riding holidays, farm stay holidays and NEW from August 2013, spa breaks and treatmetns, on a traditional working farm in either fully catered or self-catering en-suite accommodation. Located about 65 kms from Alexandria and about 10kms inland from the Med, we are probably the ONLY agro-tourism facility in Egypt. We strive to be as self sufficient as possible, growing our own organic, free range foods for our animals and humans. Recycling is encouraged and we try to be mindful of our carbon footprint too. Swimming pool, secluded gardens, fresh air and a clean and friendly environment await you for a totally chilled out holiday, but we can also organise trips to do and see what ever you would like here in Egypt, be it visiting her famous monuments, diving in the Red Sea or seeing how the locals live and work . Check out our website for more information: (Website hidden by Airbnb)

Amenities

Air Conditioning
Heating
Washer
Free parking on premises
Pool
Breakfast

House Rules

We are a working farm so guests need to be animal friendly. Most of our animals are free range including the dogs! Smoking is permitted in the garden.

Availability

2 Reviews

Eman User Profile
Eman
August 2015
Mrs Rouqaya and her stuff were very friendly, very helpful and really welcoming. Mrs Rouqaya herself was a social sweet person very active person mashaAlla. Place is very quiet, relaxing and all green with healthy food offered from the farm production.
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Raj
March 2014
The stay on Rouqayah's farm was like a home away from home. We were warmly welcomed by her and her husband. Rouqayah warm hospitality included preparing healthy traditional meals, sharing of her knowledge of Egyptian culture, love of animals, her farming experience and the best …

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Alexandria, EgyptJoined in April 2012
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3 Reviews
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Raised on a Cornish farm, I had dreamed of returning to my roots after years of city dwelling. I embraced Islam in 1996 so the decision to realise my dream in Egypt was easy - having visited the place on many occasions, it really did feel like a 2nd home. I wanted to create a pea…
Languages: English, Français, العربية
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