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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent one night here on our honeymoon before boarding a cruise to Luxor. We opted to stay at the Sofitel for its luxuries and storied history and it was one of the best hotels from our entire trip. We arrived about 01:00 to the hotel and we were greeted with a juice and a fantastic upgrade... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been fortunate to travel extensively which means I have been exposed to some of the best and unfortunately some of the worst that the hotel industry has to offer. This stay was one of the best! The Old Cataract Hotel has so much going for it - history, location, a recent attention-to-detail renovation (a few years ago), very... More 

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Winter Springs, Florida
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the greatest hotels. It was really hard for me to leave! Exceptional in every aspect - A wonderful location!! The weather in winter is the best worldwide. The service is superb and the food is outstanding. It is my best experience ever!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous in every way, from the above and beyond service to the incomparable Nile views. They dealt with all of our requests with a smile and good humor and the hotel was relaxing and comfortable even in 110-degree summer heat. Highly recommended oasis of elegance in Aswan.

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RKhairallah, General Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Sam, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your recent visit to the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again for sharing... More 

Giza Governorate, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling to Aswan in summer time, expectations for sure will not be so encouraging. Booking a hotel that is so luxury and gregarious for a very special rate, again your expectations will be not the adequate services you used to.... BUT Unexpectedly everything was so excellent and the hotel is keeping its so outstanding services all times of the year.... More 

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RKhairallah, General Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Khalid, it was our great pleasure having the chance to host you with us at the jewel of the Nile Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. I would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your legendary experience and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our Guest is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places I've ever been to, starting from the marvelous decorations and the view from the hotel to the GREATEST most friendly staff and that smile that never leaves their faces. I'd really recommend everyone to stay in the old Palace. Nothing can beat the view from there.

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RKhairallah, General Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, responded to this review

Dear M. Elaaf, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay in this beautiful place. Starting at checkin , through the smily professional hussein on the terrace for a welcome drink, till we checked out, all personnel offer an exceptional service. you can tell the management has done well at training the mentality of the crew. Usually present to help, yet not invading your space, a balance... More 

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RKhairallah, General Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Adham, was our great pleasure having the chance to host you with us at the jewel of the Nile Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. I would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your legendary experience and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our Guest is very... More 

San Francisco, California
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60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want the legendary experience, book a Palace-building room. Yes, the rooms are older, but it is part of experience of living in a historic hotel. Many historical figures and celebrities have walked through those halls throughout the years and it is surreal just staying in such a historic establishment. We booked a room in the newer building, but... More 

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RKhairallah, General Manager at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Arthursiew , Firstly, i would like to thank you most sincerely for your loyalty to Sofitel Legend Old Cataract and for taking the time to share with us the details of your recent experience. We are glad to read in your wonderful feedback that you fully enjoyed the historical charm of the great old palace where lots of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the welcome to the checkout, The whole staff was over the top!!!!. I was treated with kindness, generosity, and expertise. I've never got this royal treatment before, an exceptional staff and place. I felt i was l living as a princess, will never forget this experience. My warmest appreciation goes out to the wonderful staff at The Old Cataract!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Complex encompassing famous Victorian-style Cataract Hotel & adjacent high-rise New Cataract Hotel (1963). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

Address: Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Nile River Valley > Aswan Governorate > Aswan
Price Range: $128 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan 5*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan Hotel Aswan
Accor Old Cataract Aswan
Sofitel Aswan
Aswan Sofitel
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#1 Spa Hotel in Aswan
#1 Romantic Hotel in Aswan
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