Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Abtal El Tahir Street, Aswan, Egypt
4.8 out of 5 rating 250 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.8
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan places you in the heart of Aswan, just a 5-minute walk from Nubian Museum and within a 5-minute drive of Elephantine Island. This 5-star hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Aswan Bazaar and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Unfinished Obelisk.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 138 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional features at this Victorian hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy French cuisine at 1902 RESTAURANT, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 4 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Aswan? This hotel has facilities measuring 474 square feet (44 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Nubian Museum - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Elephantine Island - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Unfinished Obelisk - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Kitchener's Island - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Aswan Bazaar - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Feryal Garden - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Tombs of the Nobles - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Philae Temple - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Philae - 12 km / 7.5 mi
High Dam Monument - 16.2 km / 10.1 mi
Temple of Kalabsha - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
Aswan Dam - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Monastery of St Simeon - 22.5 km / 14 mi
Mausoleum of the Aga Khan - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Kom Ombo Temple - 46.9 km / 29.2 mi

The preferred airport for Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is Aswan (ASW-Aswan Intl.) - 17.3 km / 10.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed No onsite parking is available This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • A car is required for transportation to and from this property.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 320

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 160 (from 6 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 60 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 85 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 85 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 100.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Steam room
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Garden
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • -Number of restaurants - 4
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 474
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 4
  • -Couples/private dining
  • -Private picnics
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 44
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no