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Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

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Bilbao, Spain
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent! I always choose this hotel for my long business stays in Cairo. Great location, Breathtaking views and last, but not least, excellent staff that make me feel at home. Starting from the warm welcome that the Guest Relation Staff will alwasy provide (Mr. Saad, Ms. Myryam, Ms. Shahenda), Bell Captain (Ahmed Al-Din & Ahmed) and of course, Kebabgy Restaurant...

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed January 3, 2017

My wife and I recently went to Egypt for our honeymoon and really enjoyed our stay at the Sofitel Cairo. From the moment we got there, the staff were super friendly and hospitable to us. They were readily available to help us with all of our accommodations and with getting us transportation to see all of Cairo's local sites and...

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Esteemed Guest, I would like to thank you most sincerely for sharing your thoughts of Sofitel Cairo- El Gezirah and the city of Cairo with others guests’ on the tripadvisor. Your feedback will be influential in improving your experience on your next stay. We are glad to hear you fully enjoyed the experience and Cairo. It is always a...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is round and sits on a promenade on an island in the middle of the Nile. So every room has a view of sorts. The view if you have a good Nile view room is fabulous. We had room 1820. I think room nos 20 and 21/22 (a 1 bedroom suite) have the best Nile view. High floors...

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Giza Governorate, Egypt
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we enjoyed a lot our staying in this luxury hotel. The room with the best view of the great Nile river. Crew team willingness to welcome us warmly. The breakfast with wide delicious varieties of nice food. The room service delivering the your order warm and fresh. the lunch in the Kababgy restaurant. and above all staying in one of...

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Bonjour Valued Guest, First of all thank you for your nice comment, the Sofitel Cairo- El Gezirah team as well as the hotel management will be looking forward to your next visit. We were very pleased that hard work leaves good memory in our guests’ experience. I do hope that we will have the opportunity once again to serve you...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked Sofitel El Gezirah via email and arrived there on the 5th of February and stayed there for 5 nights. I sensed the air of professionalism and great customer service from my first email. The response was prompt, accurate and informative - thanks to Goerge Lotfy. When I arrived, and I arrived early, the staff at the reception were...

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guests’, is very gratifying and...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Have a fabulous 2 days at Sofitel, the attention to details makes this hotel stand out. Room facilities are excellent, have never seen such big TV's in a hotel. Great nights sleep in the king size bed and breakfast catered for every preference. Would definitely stay here again.

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. Thank you for sharing your experience in the hotel and for the feedback on your recent stay with us. We are continuously striving to meet, exceed our guests’ expectations and your feedback...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

There are some problems in this hotel ... like : one bath robe for 2 persons room , no slippers , no soap ..... although they brought them after call ... but .... this is a 5 stars hotel !!!! Also we found some conflicts between the receptionists about the price for extra bed and club lounge fees .

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah. Whilst it was a pleasure to have you with us during your Cairo visit, we deeply regret that your experience in terms of some services did not fully meet your expectations. Your...

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed one night only but the staff were very accommodating. the check in was quick the room was clean and tidy and most importantly everybody is smiling as I mentioned before I will be visiting the hotel in my next trip to Cairo for a longer period to decide whether what I experienced was the standard or its just...

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Tripadvisor following your stay at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah. I am delighted to read your review; it gives me great pleasure to know that you enjoyed our facilities and the service provided by all our ambassadors. I certainly look forward to welcoming you back, and to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

you get 5 starts service, very professional staff , very good location , you can see the Nile from everywhere , food was great and feeling like this is your home , all time you feel that you arevalued

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911Iman, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor following your recent stay at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah. I truly appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review with great comments and thank you for your thoughtful feedback. We have shared your comments with the rest of the team and we hope to have the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel was safe and great crew were very helpful, had some minor issues but solved already that time . So many gulf tourists there. For me i will go there whenever i reach Cairo if the price got lower. Wish you safe and happy stay.

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Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, view and service is...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully refurbished in 2007, the contemporary interior design combines exquisite style and elegant refinement with the convenience of several restaurants, bars, spa, casino, 850m2 of conference/meeting facilities and all the latest amenities - the unique French flair and personalized service add a special touch of luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

Address: 3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $123 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah 5*
Number of rooms: 433
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah Hotel Cairo
Cairo Sofitel
Hotel Style:
#1 Casino Hotel in Cairo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#2 Spa Hotel in Cairo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cairo
#6 Business Hotel in Cairo
#17 Family Hotel in Cairo
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms # 20 on a high floor have the best views”
 of 5 bubbles aussieskiman, 2 days ago | Read review
“Best View in the middle of The great Nile river”
 of 5 bubbles khalids782, 3 days ago | Read review
“Get the club lounge rooms. It's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles CocoaBlue, 4 days ago | Read review
“I had Club room and was great”
 of 5 bubbles sauda364, 1 week ago | Read review
“get high floors for better directview”
 of 5 bubbles Mostafa19, 1 week ago | Read review
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