The 5-star Sofitel El Gezirah Hotel is set just 3.7 km from Cairo Citadel, Coptic Museum and Cairo Tower. The hotel opened in 1984 and remains an example of Moroccan architecture in Cairo ever since.
The property is set 10 minutes' walk from Tahrir Square, Cairo Opera House and The Egyptian Museum. The city center lies within 4 km from the venue.
The hotel offers unique location close to a river and woods.
It stands minutes away from Gezira(Opera) subway station. It takes around 25 minutes' drive to get to Cairo International airport, which is 25 km away.
The hotel's en-suite rooms are appointed with cable TV, a balcony, direct dial phone, high-speed internet and a writing desk. Some rooms offer a panoramic view over the islands. The rooms are furnished with an oriental interior and pine furniture.
Eat & Drink
Guests will enjoy Mediterranean dishes served at the 24-hour restaurant. The café bar serves drinks from 7 pm to 1 am. The venue is set next to a metro station and just 50 meters from La Palmeraie and Buddha Bar.
A buffet breakfast is served at the price of USD 25 per person per night.
The hotel offers cars and limousines for rent to explore the local sites.
On-site leisure facilities include a casino, an indoor swimming pool and a nightclub. For active guests, there are a gym and fitness classes at the hotel.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
Paid private parking is possible on site.
Year renovated: 2007.
Number of floors: 27.
Number of rooms: 433.