Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Po Box 732 El Orman Giza, Cairo, 11518, Egypt
4.3 out of 5 rating 815 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
Property Details

Property Location

You'll be centrally located in Cairo with a stay at Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah, within a 15-minute walk of Cairo Opera House and Cairo Tower. This 5-star hotel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Egyptian Museum and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Museum of Islamic Art.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 433 guestrooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as a 24-hour health club and an outdoor pool, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Dining

Grab a bite at El Kebabgy, 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 2 coffee shops/cafés. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Cairo? This hotel has facilities measuring 3671 square feet (341 square meters), including a conference center.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Qasr El Nil Bridge - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Cairo Opera House - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Cairo Tower - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Tahrir Square - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Egyptian Museum - 1.6 km / 1 mi
American University of Cairo - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Orman Botanical Gardens - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Giza Zoo - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
First Mall Cairo - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Cairo University - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Abdin Palace - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Aquarium Grotto Garden - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Museum of Islamic Art - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Ibn Tulun Mosque - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 20.6 km / 12.8 mi
Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 43.6 km / 27.1 mi

The preferred airport for Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah is Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI).

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 uses eco-friendly cleaning products. Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit.
  • 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, 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.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and 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.
  • 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.

Important Information

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


  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • 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 recommended for transportation to and from this property.

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

  • Deposit: EGP 2500 per night

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.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EGP 350 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: EGP 1232 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EGP 1103.0 per night

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

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Conference center
  • -Reception hall
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -24-hour health club
  • -Books
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Garden
  • -Ballroom
  • -Casino
  • -Number of restaurants - 4
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Casino floor size square feet - 0
  • -Casino floor size square meters - 0
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Evening entertainment
  • -Number of VIP gaming rooms - 1
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 341
  • -Wine release events
  • -Elevator
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3671
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Number of slot machines - 40
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Number of gaming tables - 14
  • -Eco-friendly cleaning products used
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available