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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing hotel; we stayed one night and they gave us free upgrade in the tower building, beautiful suite with very luxury details. Food was good and all staff was wonderful only bad thing it just stayed one night. Best place to stay in Aswan.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am fan of Agatha Christie & staying at locations associated with her.For my 70 th I wanted to stay in Old wing with balcony & Nile View. But can not book one. Would have to take risk of allocation on check in and Could...More

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Response from MahmoudFathy79, Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract AswanResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest Bonjour Firstly, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback that will only enhance our future guests experiences. In regards to your room allocation , the original booking...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

A classic and historical hotel, it would feel wrong going to Aswan and not staying at least a few days at the Old Cataract. While Summer is the off season we still got to enjoy every aspect of the hotel, including the necessary drinks on...More

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1  Thank Emily Grace S
Response from MahmoudFathy79, Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract AswanResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest Bonjour Thank you so much for your wonderful review in regards to your stay at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan! We are most certainly lucky to have such a privileged & unique location situated above the Cataracts of the Nile with a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far, this has been the best hotel we stayed in during our tour of Egypt. It has laid back elegance to fill your soul. The service was impeccable and watching the sunset from the hilltop bar is an experience you won't soon forget. The...More

1  Thank Jebenna
Response from MahmoudFathy79, Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract AswanResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest Bonjour The entire team at Sofitel legend Old Cataract Aswan are so thrilled to hear of your enjoyable stay with us recently. I am delighted to read that you took advantage of the breathtaking view of the Nile and had a great...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever stayed in. The historical wing was built at the turn of the century and is very well maintained. The gardens and the interiors are enchanting. The Manager, Mr Ahmed El Shandawili went out of...More

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Response from MahmoudFathy79, Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract AswanResponded 1 week ago

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$128 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Aswan
#1 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#1 Family Hotel in Aswan
#1 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$128 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Aswan
#1 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#1 Family Hotel in Aswan
#1 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Clément J
21 March 2018|
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Response from Galal E | Reviewed this property |
Yes sure It is heated
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aswans
30 October 2017|
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Response from aswans | Reviewed this property |
still waiting on answere from mr fathy Mahmoud
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Room Tips
"Stay in the Old Cataract building, not the new tower. Ask for a Nile view - the balcony views are worth it."
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"If you are staying at this hotel, you want a Nile View. End of Story. You will never regret it."
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"We had a Palace room. Well worth it. Splurge on the nile vew."
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"Insist on a Nile view or go elsewhere."
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