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4.3 of 5 guest rating
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, View (Partial Nile View)
Room with view
64 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Club Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access, View (Prestige)
64 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, View (Nile View)
32 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony, View (Opera - Nile View)
85 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Room, 1 King Bed, View (Partial Nile View)
Room with view
32 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Club Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access, View (Prestige)
64 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Room, 1 King Bed, View (Partial Nile View)
32 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access, View (Nile View)
32 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Room, 2 Single Beds, View (Partial Nile View)
32 square metres
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, View (Magnifique - Nile View)
32 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Single Beds, View (Magnifique - Nile View)
32 square metres
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Luxury Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Business Lounge Access, View (Nile View)
32 square metres
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, View (Partial Nile View)
Room with view
32 square metres
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, View (Nile View)
32 square metres
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly Cairo hotel in Downtown Cairo, near Cairo Opera House

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

You'll be centrally located in Cairo with a stay at Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah, within a 15-minute walk of Cairo Opera House and Cairo Tower. This 5-star hotel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Egyptian Museum and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Museum of Islamic Art.

Make yourself at home in one of the 433 guestrooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as a 24-hour health club and an outdoor pool, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Grab a bite at Window on the Nile, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Cairo? This hotel has facilities measuring 3671 square feet (341 square meters), including a conference center.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Lift
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms - 433
  • Number of floors - 27
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Poolside bar
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business centre
  • Porter
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3671
  • Conference space size (meters) - 341
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Conference centre
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Computer station
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour health club
  • Books
  • Evening entertainment
  • Number of slot machines - 40
  • Number of gaming tables - 14
  • Number of VIP gaming rooms – 1
  • Casino floor size square feet - 0
  • Wine release events
  • Casino floor size square metres – 0
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Arabic

Room Amenities

Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah offers 433 accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include day beds. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Cairo hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Free bottled water
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Pillow menu
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Day bed
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Champagne service
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Low-height desk

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

Casa Mai - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Window on the Nile - Onsite bar. Open daily.

El Kebabgy - This theme restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

La Palmeraie - This theme restaurant specializes in Moroccan cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Le Deck - This theme restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to do

  • Casino nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-in time ends at 3:00 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EGP 1103.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Service animals not allowed

Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Debit cards

Car recommended

Staffed front desk

Security system

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available for guests

Masks are available for guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are available

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually wrapped food options are available through room service

gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: EGP 2500 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EGP 350 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: EGP 1232 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EGP 1103.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Cairo Sofitel el Gezirah
  • Gezirah
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  • Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah Hotel
  • Cairo Sofitel
  • Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah Hotel
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We should mention

Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Awards & Affiliations

  • UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge
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