This prestigious hotel is one of the most traditional and famous hotels in the world. Established in the 19th century in order to accommodate the guests of honour of the opening of the Suez Canal, in the years since countless famous people and guests of the state have passed through the doors. The hotel has also achieved notoriety as the setting for famous novels such as Agatha Christie for example. Situated in the shadow of the famous pyramids at Giza, the hotel is surrounded by jasmin-scented gardens. Links to the public transport network are also just a few steps away and the centre of Cairo is approximately 15 km away.
The hotel features 350 accommodation units. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Amenities include a cloakroom and currency exchange facilities. Internet access and wireless internet access are available in the public areas. Gastronomic options include a restaurant, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are available. Children can have fun playing in the garden. A playroom is also among the amenities at the hotel. Guests arriving in their own vehicles can park in the car park. Additional services include medical assistance, a laundry and a hairdressing salon. In addition, a conference room and a business centre are also available.
All rooms feature air conditioning and a bathroom. A balcony or terrace can be found in most rooms, offering additional comfort. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe, a minibar and a desk also feature. Features include a mini-fridge and tea and coffee making equipment. Each accommodation unit offers internet access, a telephone and a TV. Each of the bathrooms features a shower, a bathtub, a hairdryer and bathrobes.
The hotel offers an outdoor pool. Sun loungers and parasols offer the ideal way to unwind. Various refreshing drinks are available from the poolside bar. A gym and gymnastics are some of the sports and leisure options available at the hotel. A wellness area with a beauty salon and massage treatments is provided for guests of the hotel. In addition, a spa is available for a fee.
The hotel offers the following bookable meals and board options: breakfast, dinner and half board.
The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.