Wow, this place was a welcome change from the chaos of Cairo and some rough around the edges hotels there. The view and grounds are great, especially at sunset. The rooms are huge and the morning breakfast spread is deluxe. Also appreciated the breakfast boxes they provided…
Very comfortable, peaceful stay. Baths, mattresses, pillows...Restaurants' atmosphere is nice. You take your feluka right from the hotel's coast on the river. Stay in Old Catarakt, 2 nights optimum, visit Nubian Village hotel in the opposite coast and get your lunch there, the…
We stayed in an Opera Suite that gives a fantastic view over the Nile. The service by the front desk persons, Aya-san, Mina-san and etc, were all so good!! I would like to return this hotel some time in the near future.
I spent 3 nights here with a small tour group. The old hotel housed Agatha Christie when she was writing Death on the Nile and Winston Churchill when he was prime ministerplus other notables. We were able to visit the huge Agatha Christie suite which is still rented out at a…
Amazingly beautiful hotel with spacious rooms. The breakfast buffet is wonderful each morning. Thank you to Mustafa he took care of our breakfast needs each morning. The views are fantastic. You must stay here, even if it’s only for one night. Lovely!
"the Nile view rooms in the old section are worth every penny."
"The Nile view is fabulous"
"Our fantastic room was in the new tower. If we return, I might request a room in the old hotel."
"Choose a Nile wing deluxe room with Nile view"
"Don't shy away from the newer tower (it has much bigger windows and expansive balconies). Try for a higher floor."