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Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah - Egypt

مرحبا Bonjour,

Welcome to Cairo, gateway to ancient history. At the tip of El Gezirah Island in the centre of the Nile, Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah is an oasis of luxury and tranquility in the heart of Egypt’s vibrant capital.

A rare jewel that shows off the city from every dazzling angle, we invite you to savour an irresistible blend of French sophistication and Egyptian hospitality. As you contemplate life on the Nile drifting by, you’ll understand you’ve arrived at one of the best 5-star hotels in Cairo.

Suites & rooms

Elegant and serene, our rooms and suites offer views of the sparkling Nile and the Cairo skyline from their private balconies. Our accommodations combine timeless Middle Eastern design flourishes with modern luxuries including exclusive bath amenities, Chromecast TVs and plush Sofitel MyBedsᵀᴹ.


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Sofitel SPA

Swap the vibrant buzz of Cairo for the serenity of therapies inspired by ancient Egyptian rituals and modern French techniques. Relax in the hammam, then step outside for a dip overlooking the Nile.

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Sofitel Infinity Pool

Perched on the edge of a dream-like oasis, our aquamarine infinity pool appears to flow seamlessly into the Nile. Ensconce yourself in the shade with a fruity drink from our poolside Sunny Bar.

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Ours is not a typical gym, but a fitness sanctuary with state-of-the-art cardio equipment, free weights and stretching mats – and city views to inspire you to take your fitness to the next level.

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Restaurants & bars

Relish every moment. Discover seven exceptional bars and restaurants showcasing local and international cuisines. From traditional Egyptian barbecue to sumptuous Moroccan feasts. From delicate pâtisserie to inspired cocktails with a skyline backdrop. All with thoughtful Sofitel service.

Experiences & offers

Fall in love (again). Make your romantic stay at Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah even more memorable with one of our exclusive themed packages.

  • Romance Experience

    Savour your love on a romantic getaway at Sofitel’s Nile-view hotel in Cairo. Relax in the spa, indulge in gourmet dining and enjoy the best city views.

  • Engagement Package

    Celebrate your love with Sofitel’s exclusive engagement package, with a gourmet buffet and celebration in our spectacular ballroom.

  • Gold Wedding Package

    Celebrate a wedding to remember at Sofitel’s spectacular terrace on the Nile, with a gourmet buffet and luxury suite accommodation.

  • Family Offer, Inspired by Le Petit Prince

    Book our Family Offer Inspired by Le Petit Prince for 50% off an adjoining room for your children, along with breakfast and late checkout.

  • Early birds' delight

    Save up to 25% when you book in advance at Sofitel. Plan ahead for a memorable stay with luxury rooms, first-class dining and indulgent spa treatments

Meetings & events

A discreet board meeting for 20. A prestigious product launch or glamorous gala for 500. Inspired by Parisian flair, our peerless event spaces and our splendid ballroom are perfectly complemented by flawless organisation, state-of-the-art technology, gourmet catering and unparalleled views.

Sustainable Luxury

In recognition of our commitment to environmental sustainability, from energy efficiency to waste reduction, we're proud to have received the EarthCheck Gold certified achievement for 2022. Every aspect of our operations is carefully crafted to preserve the planet's beauty for generations to come.

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Frequently asked questions

Our hotel is centrally located approximately 25 kilometres (15.5 miles) from the airport, and travel time is typically around 35 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. So you'll be settled, relaxed and savouring the views from one of our many riverside terraces before you know it.

Of course. We are delighted to organise taxi and limousine services from the airport, and indeed anywhere else you might like to travel, to ensure your smooth arrival and departure. Please contact our concierge or reception desk in advance to make all the necessary arrangements.

Absolutely! Our hotel is ideal for hosting prestigious functions. With elegant meeting rooms and the spectacular Le Grand Ballroom, along with our experienced event planning team who cover everything from decorations to catering, we ensure your big occasion is memorable from start to finish.

We're extremely proud of our heritage and delight in helping our guests immerse themselves in local culture. From fully privatised tours of old Cairo and excursions on traditional felucca sailing boats on the Nile, to recommendations and reservations for the finest local restaurants, we have you covered.

Location & Contact


3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Downtown, Po Box 732 El Orman Giza

11518 Cairo



Tel : +20 2/27373737

Fax : +20 2/27363640

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