The hotel is 2 miles from the old city of Tunis and 500 metres from the zoo. Tunis is a mixture of modern and French colonial architecture, with a well preserved medieval medina. The town has a maze of back streets, crowded with persuasive sellers of perfume, spice and souvenirs but also modern areas and buildings made of steel and glass.
Distance from Airport:
15 miles - Tunis
All have * bath/shower * WC * air conditioning * minibar * TV * telephone * hairdryer * safe * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
The Mercure El Mechtel Hotel has 451 rooms, decorated in pleasant tones and light wood furnishings. There are regular local buses which take approximately 35 minutes to travel into Tunis, which can then easily be explored by foot. Among the popular sites to visit are the famous ruins at Carthage, on the outskirts of Tunis.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has 4 restaurants and 5 bars. One of the restaurants is on the ninth floor and has panoramic views across the city. *NEW YEARS EVE GALA MEALS INCLUDED*
The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool.
This hotel will appeal to families and couples looking for a comfortable base for exploring this fascinating city. Tunis is an ideal destination for a holiday in Tunisia
Couples and Families
Please note: The hotel will not accept will not accept unmarried couples in one room. Rule only applies to Arab citizens.