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Sofitel Old Winter Palace

5 stars


The Sofitel Winter Palace in Luxor is set on the banks of the River Nile in the centre of Luxor, just minutes from Luxor Temple. This hotel was built in 1886 to host the nobility of Europe and has retained a distinctly European flavour and a historic charm. This luxury hotel features elegant guest rooms, superb facilities and fine restaurants serving French cuisine and the latest fusion dishes from around the world. The hotel's grounds are an oasis of relaxation with palm groves, lush tropical gardens and a large swimming pool. The Nile Terrace is the perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing drink and watch the sun set over the River Nile. The Sofitel Winter Palace offers a holiday of luxury, opulence and refinement in the fascinating city of Luxor.

  • Historic grand hotel on the Luxor corniche This hotel dates back to 1886, when it was built to host nobility. It remains as grand today, standing on the corniche opposite the river Nile.
  • Sophisticated dining and elegant bars 1886 is a captivating a la carte restaurant, serving dinner. La Corniche serves breakfasts and dinner and el Nakheel serves light meals and snacks by the pool. The Royal bar is an elegant English bar serving afternoon tea and in the evenings, a pianist is there to entertain.
  • Palm groves and lush tropical gardens The hotels gardens provide an oasis of calm in contrast with the buzz of Luxor. Here, guests can relax in beautiful surrounding complete with a large swimming pool. alternatively a cocktail on the terrace is a wonderful experience, especially as the sun sets over the Nile.
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