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Cheap flight and hotel in Algiers - some useful information

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Algiersis a city rich in history and culture. Read on for some advice on a cheap flight and hotel in Algiers.

Algiers

Algiers is the capital and largest city in Algeria and is located on the west side of the bay of the Mediterranean Sea. The city has a Mediterranean climate with warm summers and mild winters. The sea moderates the city's temperature which averages around 25 degrees during the summer. Many of Algiers buildings are tourist attractions including the entire Kasbah quarter with the main building there dating back to 1516. The city's Great Mosque existed in 1097 and the minaret was built in 1324. Other attractions include the seaside resorts of Sidi Fredj and Palm Beach which are located just 20 kilometres to the west of Algiers.

Flights

British Airways fly direct from London Heathrow to Algiers ever day of the week. The flight duration is 2 hours and 40 minutes. Flights depart at 9.50 am and arrive in Algiers at 12.30 local time. Prices range from around £300 to £450 return. Air Algerie also fly non-stop from Heathrow to Algiers. Flights on Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday depart at 3 pm. Flights on Monday depart at the later time of 5 past 8 in the evening.

Hotels

The Hotel New Beach is set in a complex with private beach. All rooms are air conditioned and include TV, telephone and private bathroom. There is also free Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel. Prices start from £40 per person. The Hotel Suisse is located in the centre of Algiers. All rooms are spacious and air conditioned. The hotel also has free Wi-Fi connection. Average prices are around £40 to £45.

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