Vacation rentals in Alexandria

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Popular amenities for Alexandria vacation rentals

Stay near Alexandria's top sights

Montaza Palace29 locals recommend
City Centre Alexandria3 locals recommend
Green Plaza Mall6 locals recommend
Carrefour City Center10 locals recommend
Citadel of Qaitbay38 locals recommend
Bibliotheca Alexandrina58 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Alexandria

  • Total rentals

    1.6K properties

  • Total number of reviews

    8K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    800 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    430 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    60 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    590 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Alexandria?

    Alexandria experiences a Mediterranean climate with mild, rainy winters and hot, humid summers. The average temperature ranges from 48°F to 66°F (9°C to 19°C) in winter and 73°F to 87°F (23°C to 31°C) in summer.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Alexandria?

    Guests can visit the impressive Qaitbay Citadel, explore the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, or delve into the ancient world at the Pompey's Pillar. Visitors also enjoy strolling along the scenic Corniche or shopping in traditional markets like Souq District.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Alexandria?

    The most popular time to visit Alexandria is during the spring and fall when the weather is most comfortable. The city hosts several popular events during these months, including the Alexandria International Film Festival and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Summer Festival.

  • What are the best places to stay in Alexandria?

    Popular areas to stay in Alexandria include the vibrant Downtown, the historic district of Anfushi, or the upscale neighborhood of San Stefano. Maamoura Beach and Raml Station are also favored by visitors for their proximity to the beach and city attractions respectively.

  • What are the best places to visit in Alexandria?

    Popular places to visit include the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, the Roman Amphitheatre, and the Alexandria National Museum. For a blend of nature and history, a visit to the Montaza Palace Gardens or the Qaitbay Citadel is also often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Alexandria?

    While Alexandria isn't typically known for hiking, nature lovers can enjoy leisurely walks along the El Montaza Park, the Asafra Seafront, or the lush landscapes of Al-Nozha Garden.

  • What are some family activities to do in Alexandria?

    Families can explore the underwater antiquities at the Alexandria National Museum, engage with history at the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, or enjoy a refreshing walk in the Montaza Palace Gardens. A visit to Alexandria Aquarium to discover the marine life is also a fun-filled activity for families.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Alexandria?

    Day trips from Alexandria can include a visit to the ancient city of Rosetta, a journey to the Wadi El Natrun Monasteries, or a trip to the historical city of El Alamein. A drive to Cairo, the capital of Egypt, is also a frequently suggested day trip.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Alexandria?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 590 vacation rentals in Alexandria featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Alexandria?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Alexandria. Choose from more than 430 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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