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Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 15, Soma Bay 84711 , Egypt
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Abu Dhabi
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our last night in Somabay was at the Kempinski Hotel, awarded the best hotel in Egypt (year not known). Our buffet was beautiful and as usual, with buffets, we came away having eaten too much! The choice was amazing and the service was impeccable. There were gluten-free options too. The "banana gratin" pudding was awesome... and devilishly tempting, as were... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Prime location - no doubt, excellent built environment except for landscaping that calls for an extra boost. Beach is beautiful. Crows are a big bother, though!! Food not exceptional except at the laguna club house - where service and food quality etc were amazing.

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Actually I am the one who could really rate any hotel in hurghada very fair as I almost went to all makadi 5 stars hotels and sahl hasheesh as well and I really couldn't find it all in one place, all means to me (1- facilities, 2- location, 3- service, 4- food quality, 5- atmosphere, 6- cleanliness, 7- value of... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Kempinkski Hotel last week with my family and I would like to say thank you for a fabulous holiday! The hotel is beautiful and all the hotel staff really address all the finest detail to make your stay the very best experience for you. I loved everything about this hotel and I will definitely return there... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent 3 nights at Kempinski and we loved every moment of it! The ride from the airport took 35 minutes. We booked Club rooms so upon arrival we were greeted at the hotel's reception with a welcome drink then moved to the Laguna Club building for the private check in and were greeted with another welcome... More

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear NEmile, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor about your recent stay in Kempinksi Hotel Soma Bay. Ultimate Luxury with Over the Top Service! What a great compliment, we feel honored. Children in our hotel can enjoy various kids-only benefits; good to know that you found our arrival amenities a nice touch. Our Laguna... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is excellent, the beach with fine sand extends for kilometers and plenty of coral boomies are in the water just in front of the hotel. Food is very good and varied, the staff is kind, professional and is able to make everyone feel special. Peaceful and relaxing but there are numerous sport and culture activities for those who are... More

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Manu031970, It was our pleasure to welcome you at our hotel and we are thankful for your nice review about your memorable experience. Making our guests feel special is part of our philosophy therefore we are happy to hear your positive feedback. We are looking forward to your next stay with us in the near future. Best regards from... More

Cairo, Egypt
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there with my family for a summer vacation. We usually don't do that but we extended our stay. The hotel is very very nice and extremely calm and relaxing. This has been said, you should re-consider if you are a young group or going there with kids. Check-in: The lobby is beautiful and the landscape is sophisticated which... More

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Mr_MShen, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel after your recent stay with us. We really value your feedback and are delighted to read that you particularly appreciated the beautiful landscape, our efficient and friendly staff, the pools and the amazing food. We regret to know that some facilities and areas didn't meet your expectations. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is nice, but they have a very bad and rude staff, In the front desk we met a very rude staff called Mahrous he needs to be kicked off from the hotel. they should give them courses how to treat customers. We stayed 3 nights and it's more then enough.

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Sunrise3107, Thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor and finding our hotel nice. We regret that your recent stay with us was not up to your expectations. Your valuable comments were communicated to the respective departments and our Front Office Manager and Training Manager will ensure to enhance the training program of our employees in order to reach... More

2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a person who is working for hospitality for 17 years old it is never easy to be satisfied. However I am proudly announcing that this is one the best hotels I ever used. Extremely professional staff , very nice property and hilarious food. This is really a place to return to every time you go to Soma bay destination.

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Mohamed, We are thankful for your review and happy to hear that you found our hotel excellent and one of the best hotels you ever used. We are looking forward to your soonest return to Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. Yours sincerely, George Ganchev General Manager More

Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 5 beautiful nights in that hotel everything is amazing the hotel , the room , the food, the pools, the beaches and last but not least the friendliness of the staff. I specially loved the 2 inflatable climbing slides in the sea.

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Ganchev, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Abeer, Thank you for this great feedback, we are delighted to know that you had a wonderful experience in Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay and hoping to welcome you back again in the near future. Sunny Greetings, George Ganchev General Manager More

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Address: PO Box 15, Soma Bay 84711 , Egypt
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Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Soma Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay 5*
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Be enchanted by this striking resort destination on the Egyptian shores of the Red Sea, an idyllic leisure retreat blessed with more 7000sqm of picturesque landscape of pools, lazy river, waterfalls and lagoons, flowing down to an immaculate 400m sandy beach. Inspired by the mystique and nobility of the ancient Moorish fortresses, the ultimately luxurious hotel features 325 elegantly-appointed rooms and suites, ranging mostly from 39sqm/42sqm to 185sqm, mixing contemporary decor and European flair, with warm Egyptian hospitality and attention to detail. A host of deluxe leisure arrays and inspiring culinary choices harmonize your refined stay. The accommodation at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay captures the nostalgic elegance of an age where quality and care were a way of life. Indulge in an upgrade with any of our unique and generously spacious suites dotted by unmatched views of the Resort and the Red Sea. Explore an abundance of unparalleled choice enhanced by seamless amenities, direct access to the Laguna Club Lounge while enjoying flawless services and inspirational settings. 22 Junior Suites, 10 Deluxe Suites and 2 Presidential Suites are all confirming the luxe-appeal of Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. A host of deluxe leisure arrays and inspiring culinary choices harmonize your refined stay. Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay is the ideal location for family holiday, honeymooners, incentive program for companies and definitely a heaven for golf players. A charming KIMO kid's club is operating daily from 9am to 6pm with lots of exciting activities under the supervision of a professional attendant. A voyage of epicurean and entertainment pleasures beckons at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay restaurants and lounge. Assuage your palate with luscious and idyllic ethos from around Asia at Bamboo Shoot or authentic international treats at The View, the hotel's main restaurant with inspiring views. Dine at "The View" restaurant or on its inspiring terrace with stunning sceneries of the Red Sea while enjoying a tantalizing gastronomical treat as you savor the unique signature dish, artistically created by our creative chefs. It is juicy, tender and sensually intrigues your taste buds, guaranteeing a wonderful culinary experience. Indulge in a timeless tasty culinary at Al Mar from noon till sunset in a serene setting. Savor premium light meals at the enjoyable Beachcomber. Revel in the epitome of luxury at Sultan Bar with high-end cocktails and heart thumping entertainment. Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay is definitely a heaven for golf players. Being part of Soma Bay luxury destination, the Hotel guests have access to the spectacular "The Cascades Championship Golf Course". If you're feeling inspired to get fit and try a new sport this summer, head to the luxurious Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay on Egypt's Red Sea and try out a complimentary introductory session of various leisure and sports activities including diving, snorkeling with a guide, windsurfing, kite surfing, catamaran, golf, beach tennis and volley ball... These are some of the leisure excitements waiting for you to explore in your next holiday. ... more   less 
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