Best Places To Stay In Cairo, Egypt

By Travel Noire


One of the most important aspects of planning your trip to Cairo Egypt is booking your hotel. This may seem like a daunting task if you are unfamiliar with the city and the variety of options you have to choose from. Although Cairo may be an ancient city, you’ll find there are a number of great hotels to choose from.

Fairmont Towers

Fairmont Towers features a full-service spa, along with 3 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. Guests will have 17 restaurants to choose from, in addition to a coffee shop. This massive resort also features 15 bars and complimentary wireless Internet. One of the best things about Fairmont Towers is its close proximity to the airport.

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at First Residence

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at First Residence is a luxury hotel that features large rooms, as well as suites that include sitting and dining rooms. Guests also have access to an outdoor pool and health club, as well as four quality restaurants. If you are looking to unwind, you can have a drink in one of the hotel’s lounges or have some fun in the hotel’s casino. This is a 5-star hotel that offers never-ending luxury and service.

InterContinental Cairo Citystars

This 5-star resort features a full-service spa, as well as an indoor and outdoor pool. Some of the amenities offered at this hotel include four restaurants, two coffee shops, as well as bars, a casino, and a convenience store. Extras include a spa tub and a 24-hour fitness center.

Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

The Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah is a high-end luxury hotel located near the Nile River. This hotel offers guests superb amenities, including great restaurants, an outdoor infinity pool overlooking the Nile, as well as a casino and nightly entertainment. Some of the first class restaurants you’ll find at this resort are Manipuri, El Kebabgy and traditional Moroccan dishes at the La Palmeraie, as well as the Le Deck floating lounge and restaurant.

Mövenpick Resort El Sokhna

This resort is one of the finest places to stay in the region. When you stay at the Mövenpick Resort El Sokhna you can enjoy white sand beaches and turquoise waters while only a short distance from all the great sights and sounds of Cairo. Some of the amenities include an outdoor pool, two restaurants, as well as a coffee shop and two bars. This hotel is great for family vacations as it offers a club for children, as well as a pool designated for children.

Cataract Pyramids Resort

The Cataract Pyramids Resort features an outdoor adult pool, as well as a children’s pool. For dining options, you’ll have two restaurants to choose from as well as two coffee shops. In addition to all this, you’ll get a nightclub, a sauna, as well as a rooftop terrace.

Grand Pyramids Hotel

For those who prefer to stay near Giza, the Grand Pyramids Hotel is a perfect choice. This resort offers a full-service spa, an indoor and outdoor pool; Dining options include several restaurants and coffee shops, as well as an onsite deli. There are also lounges and a poolside bar.

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