Discover Egypt's beautiful capital as you take a 15-day holiday at the amazing Sofitel El Gezirah hotel. Set on a small island in the legendary Nile River, right in the heart of Cairo, this lush property, is only a short distance from some of Egypt's most famous attractions, including the Opera House, the Egyptian Museum and the Giza Pyramids.
After a long day of exploring, you can stay in and make the most of the hotel's lush facilities. Visit the Spa, complete with an indoor pool, Jacuzzi, fitness centre and exclusive booths overlooking the Nile, and be pampered to a superb range of soothing treatments. Only breakfast is included in the package, but there's no need to head out in order to enjoy tasty dishes. Try out Middle Eastern grilled favourites at Kebabgy, Mediterranean delicacies at Sud Restaurant and refined French cuisine at Vendome.
- Departs: london
- Arrives: cairo, Egypt
- Departs: cairo, Egypt
- Arrives: london
Sofitel El Gezirah
- Bed and Breakfast
This landmark hotel is set on an island in the Nile River, right in the heart of Cairo. Each of the guest rooms features contemporary furnishings and a balcony with spectacular views of this ancient waterway and the modern city centre. The hotel’s elegant restaurants and bars provide the perfect setting for relaxing and socialising and offer a wide selection of flavours. Enjoy the latest fusion dishes at the Buddha Bar, Middle Eastern grilled favourites at Kebabgy, popular Mediterranean fare at Sud Restaurant or refined French cuisine at Vendome. The spa is an oasis of calm, away from the city bustle offering a range of superb treatments and facilities including an indoor pool, a fitness centre and exclusive booths overlooking the Nile. Sofitel El Gezirah is located within walking distance of the city centre, the Opera House and the Egyptian Museum which makes it a great base for your holiday in Cairo.
A 5 star hotel , however, Staff at hotel not friendly - no " Good mornings " or greetings whatsoever, particularly around pool area. younger lifeguards very unhelpful when trying to get their help for a member of serving staff. When I asked the lifeguard for a menu / help to get the waiters...
Franco Fraone reviewing Sofitel El Gezirah (02-Jul-2010)