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Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

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Escape to an urban Oasis in the center of Cairo. This luxury 5-star hotel is located on Gezirah Island and right on the riverside in the heart of the world’s oldest city.  Proudly offering panoramic views of the Nile. The sparkling, unmistakable tower is home to 433  luxury rooms and suites, reflecting contemporary elegance with a blend of Pharaonic, Arabian and of course, French art deco designs, courtesy of the world renowned Pierre-Yves Rochon. A family favorite, the hotel is walking distance from Cairo’s leafy, culture infused Zamalek district, as well as the city center area. Delight in spectacular Nile & city views balconies from every room.

Ahmed Shandawili
General Manager
3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek Downtown Po Box 732 El Orman Giza
11518 Cairo
Tel: +20 2 27373737
Fax: (+20)2/27363640

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  • Great experience tripadvisor

    Amazing view with amazing service. The spa experience was to dream of. The only negative thing was not having beIN sports in rooms or the executive lounge. The room service and the food were great...

    Ahmed D
  • Great stay on the Nile... tripadvisor

    We've enjoyed very much the 2 days we've spent in the Sofitel on Zamalek Island. It is very much centered and close to lots of attractions. Service is 5 stars, and Sofitel's staff is very dedicated...

    xavier-grf-dBrussels, Belgium
  • Comfortable experience tripadvisor

    Overall evaluation is excellent. The staff at all levels were accommodating and always with a smile. A nice gesture from Zeyad the receptionist, he upgraded my room to a one with 180° view of the...

  • super nice staff tripadvisor

    staying here was good and the staff were super friendly especially Ahmad algohery and Tariq in room service, the breakfast was good and has a variety, the swimming pool is clean and nice, the rooms...

    Pioneer36574375540Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Fine hotel with great dining tripadvisor

    This is a great hotel. It has wonderful views that look down the Nile river. Exceptional restaurants. The most accommodating and helpful hotel staff. The room was well appointed with a great view...

    globalgazr1Woodgate, Australia

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Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah is conveniently located in Zamalek on Gezirah Island in the center of Cairo. The hotel is:
• A 45-minute drive from Cairo International Airport
• A 5-minute walk from Opera (Gezirah) Metro Station
• A 15-minute drive from Ramses Railway Station
• A 20-minute drive from the Giza Pyramids
• A 5-minute drive or 20-minute walk from downtown Cairo

The concierge will be delighted to arrange taxi and limousine services.

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