Sofitel El Gezirah is a worthy example of 5-star hotels in Cairo offering spacious rooms overlooking the River Nile. Built in 1984, the hotel is a combination of French architecture and contemporary facilities.
It provides panoramic location within easy reach of Al-Azhar Park, Gizeh Plateau and Heliopolis. Tahrir Square, Cairo Opera House and The Egyptian Museum are within 10 minutes' walk away.
Placed near restaurants and bars, the hotel offers a casino, a nightclub and an infinity pool for on-site relaxation.
It stands minutes away from Gezira(Opera) subway station. Fast access to Cairo International airport within 25 km is provided.
Sofitel El Gezirah offers rooms with a tasteful interior, cable TV, a living area, a telephone line, high-speed internet and ironing facilities. There are rooms with a stunning view of the islands. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a Jacuzzi, a shower and towels.
Eat & Drink
Every morning a complimentary buffet breakfast is served. The in-house restaurant serves fresh Mediterranean meals. The library bar provides snacks and sushi along with signature drinks.
A buffet breakfast is served at the price of USD 25 per person per night.
The hotel also offers cars and limousines for rent.
Guests will enjoy Turkish steam bath, hammam and reflex massage and other on-site treatments. For active guests, there are a gym and fitness center at the hotel.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
Paid private parking is possible on site.
Year renovated: 2007.
Number of floors: 27.
Number of rooms: 433.