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Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

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#4 of 137 Hotels in Cairo
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Sofitel El Gezirah is situated on an Island in the Nile very central in Cairo near the Cairo opera and the Cairo tower. The Hotel has a Nile promenade where you walk with a garden, the pool and some restaurants on one side and the Nile on the other. Absolutely amazing situation! The building is round meaning that you can...

Thank Ingvar20
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated at the southern tip of an island in the Nile, it means that most (if not all?) rooms have a direct view of the river. It doesn't really matter anyway, because you can sit and watch the Nile from almost everywhere on the hotel area. Standard rooms are nice - clean and spacey - and includes a minibar and...

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. We are glad to hear you fully enjoyed your experience at the hotel and Cairo. It is always a great pleasure to receive such compliments, as it truly serves as a motivational factor in striving to achieve excellence. We all look forward to be of...

Damascus, Syria
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Every time I stay at the Sofitel Hotel, I feel something beautiful, old and new, as usual I stayed at the hotel that my second home passed through during my visit to Cairo last week. What surprises you is that all employees surround you with love and respect. Mr. Saad and Mrs. Samia in the relations receive you as if...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I had a great time at this hotel, the rooms is nice and fully equipped with everything you could think of, as for the food, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from; I highly recommend EL Kababgy. Will definitely come back here soon

Thank Mohamed Y
Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was good and confortable stay as for business trip but the food wasn't as expected. Breakfast buffet was ok but as for lunch or dinner awful. Even the open seafood it was worst, fish not fresh and there was no varity of options. Rooms are good

Thank wiss24
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lately, I have spent a small vacation in Sofitel Gezira Cairo, and it was one of the best, the hotel was amazing, the staff remarkable, their attention to the customers, their constant efforts to satisfy them are really outstanding. They have a way to be always near you and attentive to your needs and requirements without invading your privacy, the...

Thank Monmoun
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff on the reception do well for support us, room size good and the view direct to Nile nice. the breakfast was a good with sit next the raver Thank you for support us to have wonderful time and relaxation

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I come here for breakfast from 8-10. It's buffet style and the food is such high quality. The servers treat you well and they really care about their work. There's all you'd ever want in terms of food, Egyptian dishes like fool, and then There's French toast And so many other things. Huge selection, and view is amazing. Definitely a...

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Buonas, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The building is a little dated, like most in Cairo, but well maintained. Had good variety of restaurants, which is a good thing as it is not easy to go out for dinner. Probably the best thing is the location.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully refurbished in 2007, the contemporary interior design combines exquisite style and elegant refinement with the convenience of several restaurants, bars, spa, casino, 850m2 of conference/meeting facilities and all the latest amenities - the unique French flair and personalized service add a special touch of luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

Address: 3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: £93 - £191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah 5*
Number of rooms: 433
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah Hotel Cairo
Cairo Sofitel
Hotel Style:
#1 Casino Hotel in Cairo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#2 Spa Hotel in Cairo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cairo
#6 Business Hotel in Cairo
#16 Family Hotel in Cairo
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“Best view is the Nile view”
Monmoun, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Get a table on the terrace in the morning for breakfast, stunning view!”
karisund, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Nile view is splendid”
KiranN156, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are super and have Nile view”
gobgoba, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“for sure I recommend rooms with Nile front view”
561ahmada, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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