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Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were in Cairo only for a few days but we enjoyed our visit also thanks to Sofitel and the people who work there. Thanks to the staff of the hotel, particularly to Moussa for his politeness and attention. I Bianchi

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible vacation in this place . Sofitel is the best place to stay in Cairo . All the staff are incredible friendly and very professional. I spend 5 days there and I didn't have any complaints for anything. Room services 24 hrs and very fast. Excellent in cleaning room and all the areas that this hotel offers. There many...

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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. 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 service to...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is really good with all amenities i.e. pool, spa, gym, restaurants etc. Only flaw was a couple of things. I felt was expensive the size of the rooms in comparison to other hotels etc. We had a leaking toilet on day one of our 3 day stay and was not resolved until we left. When we asked for...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was not my first time in Cairo, but my first staying in a luxury hotel there. Cairo is crazy and people tend to love it or hate it (I definitely belong to the former camp!). I wanted to show my husband around the city and the Sofitel's location is perfect for sight-seeing; amazing views of the Nile and on...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had an amazing time at this hotel. The staff was friendly and accommodating. Mostly everyone their spoke English, their seafood night was amazing! It was nice to explore Egypt all day and come back to the hotel for a nice meal and good hookah along the Nile River. I went with my mother and close friend we stayed in...

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Sofitel proved to be an outstanding experience. First class accommodation amenities and service. Reception staff possibly the most helpful I have experienced - thank you Ismqil. Without question now my hotel of choice in Cairo.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the experience was so satisfying. the hotel in general was great, the cleanness, the view was wow, the employees, the food, everything was better than what i imagined. me and my wife had a very nice time there. also the location of the hotel is near to many popular sights and you can see the Nile everywhere. also i could...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Five star hotel on merit with great front desk staff, very clean rooms with suitable aeration. The hotel is located on one side at the shores of the Nile river, and given rooms on that side, it provides a great view. Generally speaking, Sofitel gives you a homely experience away from home.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $183 - $295 (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
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#1 Casino Hotel in Cairo
#2 Spa Hotel in Cairo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cairo
#6 Business Hotel in Cairo
#16 Family Hotel in Cairo
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“Ask for full river view”
Shahidarahim, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“higher floors are better since you can the cairo from above and pyramids also”
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“Choose rooms overlooking the Nile river.”
jjokwalinga, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River view.”
jamalb566, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“always book nile-view up from floor 10”
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