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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

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Reviewed 1 week ago

On March 16,2018..as we were in Aswan, thought it would be fun having High Tea at the Legendary Cataract Hotel. Called to make reservation and have info, the phone was answered immediately.Inquired about the High Tea, was put on hold to check on availability ....More

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

Dear Valued Visitor Bonjour Thank you very much for your interest to visit Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan We very much appreciated taking the time to tell us about your experience at the hotel. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your high...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a legendary, historic hotel that has been kept very well. The grounds and rooms are clean, beautiful and updated. The views of the Nile are wonderful. This is a great base for exploring this part of Egypt.More

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

Dear Valued Guest Bonjour Thank you so much for your wonderful review in regards to your first stay at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan! We are so thrilled to read of your enjoyable stay with us at our hotel We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely hotel with wonderful buildings and grounds. Definitely worth the money. However, the food and the service in the restaurants is not good at all. So be advised. Aswan is a great city, so go out and find other places to eat.More

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

Dear Valued Guest Bonjour Firstly, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you so much for taking the time to provide our team with your valuable feedback. It is most disappointing to read that your experience with our food did not live up...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is a historic property featured in Agatha Christie's Death on the Nile. The hotel carries its Sofitel brand well and the rooms, particularly in the new wing, are large, comfortable, and well-equipped. The beds are amazing - a Sofitel...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights in April with family. Very nice hotel with wonderful views of the River Nile. Attentive and accommodating hotel staff. Check in process was a bit slow, but all was good. Breakfast buffet was really good. Had dinner on one evening, food was...More

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US$126 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#1 Family Hotel in Aswan
#1 Luxury Hotel in Aswan
#1 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
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US$126 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#1 Family Hotel in Aswan
#1 Luxury Hotel in Aswan
#1 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
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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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maddiemoo
14 October 2017|
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Response from aswans | Reviewed this property |
if you want to call me 01324 623760 I have been there 34 times first time was 20 years ago when you were there I might be able to give you some ideas
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