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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

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Overview
Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan Egypt See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Od cataract hotel is a hotel with soul. Was welcomed upon arrival and was allocated the rooms quickly. The empathy is amazing. Same is the hotel, recommend taking a trip both in the garden and in the historic part of the hotel.The rooms in the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent 7 nights at this legendary hotel and had the most amazing time. The hotel is dripping in history and it has views to die for! The service provided by the staff is impeccable, especially ‘Tharwat’ (Concierge), ‘Abd Elaziz’ (Waiter), and ‘Wahid’ (Porter). Some examples...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Exploring this Grand Colonial Jewel is like a trip back to the grandeur of a more formal elegant era. The hotel complex consists of the Original building resplendent in 19th Century Victorian opulence ..... a favorite oasis of royalty as well as politicians & celebrates....More

Thank ViviannB
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Built in 1902 at the same time as the Aswan dam had 67 rooms originally and then added another wing with 68 rooms. The hotel lobby and corridors have photos of several of the world leaders as well as others such as Omar Sharif and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Treated my husband to long weekend retreat for his birthday. The luxurious room was modern and had all the technology treats any techy would dream of. It also had the best view ever! (See photo) The food was impeccable and the service at the terrace...More

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About
Description
Hotel Complex encompassing famous Victorian-style Cataract Hotel & adjacent high-rise New Cataract Hotel (1963). Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
131
Price range
$233 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan Hotel Aswan
,
Accor Old Cataract Aswan
,
Sofitel Aswan
,
Aswan Sofitel
Location
Egypt > Nile River Valley > Aswan Governorate > Aswan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
131
Price range
$233 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan Hotel Aswan
,
Accor Old Cataract Aswan
,
Sofitel Aswan
,
Aswan Sofitel
Location
Egypt > Nile River Valley > Aswan Governorate > Aswan
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Room & Suite (498)
Dining (138)
Pool & Beach (101)
Business Center & Event Rooms (13)
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Booby r
November 4, 2018|
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Response from Lesley18 | Reviewed this property |
From what I remember, the cost of the laundry service was very reasonable. Egypt’s currency is weak and gives foreigners good value. Good luck with your trip. You will love the Old Cataract!!
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maddiemoo
October 25, 2018|
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Response from LarieM | Reviewed this property |
Send them an email directly (address is on their site). They're good at responding to questions.
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"Ask for Nile view"
lizziewel
2 weeks ago
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"Book Nile tower if you want room with Nile view. You will need to book a suite in the Palace for a Nile..."
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3 weeks ago
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"I would recommend a Nile view room in the "old' building versus the new building, even though it..."
LarieM
4 weeks ago
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"We enjoyed our room in building 2 - near to the pool and nice view."
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Oct 6, 2018
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