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Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent 4 nights here in January and were very happy with the location, quality, service, and value of the hotel. Location: the hotel is located just across the river from downtown Cairo, which means you are close to the Egyptian museum (10 min drive) and not too far from the Pyramids (30 min drive). Also, while...

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Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you most sincerely for sharing your thoughts of Sofitel Cairo- El Gezirah with others guests’ on the tripadvisor. Your feedback will be influential in improving your experience on your next stay. We are glad to hear you fully enjoyed the experience and the hotel’s veiw. It is always a great pleasure to...

Ledbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I stayed here for two nights and wish we could have stayed longer. This hotel is situated in a wonderful position - a calm oasis in the middle of Cairo. In the middle of the Nile, in fact! We had a fabulous, spacious room on the 26th floor with a downriver view of the Nile and a...

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

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, view and service is...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia 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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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...

Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This Hotel is amazing During my searched for Hotel that full fill my requirements here we go: 1- Location, among 5 stars Hotels that have Nile view, Sofitel El Gezirah have the best location because its located on island and in the middle of Cairo so you can reach most activities with in short time ( if there is no...

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Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you most sincerely for taking the time to write to us. It is always a great pleasure to receive such compliments, as it truly serves as a motivational factor in striving to achieve excellence. Please rest assured that your thanks would be conveyed to all staff concerned. We all look forward to...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

everything was perfect especially the staff and I would like to thank ms. Marian from the reception team and mr Ramadan from the housekeeping just I have one comment concerning the bed and pillows as they were not very comfortable , otherwise room was clean and breakfast was nice

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

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo - El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, and service...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just want to say thankyou for the wonderfull way you all treated us, te wonderfull room so big and comfortable. The food was good, I loved having lunch just next to the river with the wonderfull Sun shine. We will be back soon! And of corse we will stay with you!

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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...

Squamish, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My father and I stayed at the Sofitel for 4 nights. Its a beautiful hotel, with views all over the city. I loved the gym - great to have so much equipment! The spa and infinity pool were a great place to unwind after a busy day of touring. The breakfast buffet and Egyptian restaurant were both very good. The...

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

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, view and service is...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The staff is very professional and friendly. They help you and answer your queries with a big smile on their face. Superbu location with nice facilities and stunning views. Thank you all very much for making my stay nice and convenient (with a good value for money)

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Dear Valued Guest, We are delighted that your stay at Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah was an enjoyable one. Thank you for sharing your experience in the hotel and for the feedback on your recent stay with us. We are continuously striving to meet, exceed our guests’ expectations and your feedback will be very motivational to continue with our efforts. We look...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed at the Sofitel for 4 nights. 5 star international standards. Spa facilities, casino, & room service all top shelf. Multiple restaurants to choose from on site. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay & will look for Sofitel hotels on future vacations.

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Dear Valued Guest, We are delighted that your stay at Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah is an enjoyable one. Thank you for sharing your experience in the hotel and for the feedback on your recent stay with us. We are continuously striving to update our product and to enhance our Guests’ experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to the “Jewel...

Reviewed 1 week ago

in the heart of Cairo, it is very conveniently suited for all your business and personal needs. the views are excellent from nearly all the rooms in the hotel. infinity pool and excellent spa facilities. the food options are endless and after tasting nearly all of them, it is nearly imposiible to find something you don't like.

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Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’, is very gratifying and...

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Amenities

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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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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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: $167 - $374 (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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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Upper levels have a better view obviously, and one side will see the Nile while the other will give you a better view of the city.”
 of 5 bubbles KOggs75, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High floor rooms are better”
 of 5 bubbles ShereefIbrahim, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“amazing location and view”
 of 5 bubbles noziansn, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“My room was on the 15th Floor - quiet with great view”
 of 5 bubbles kathleena531, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“nile view are soo quit and romantic”
 of 5 bubbles abdulmohsena106, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
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