Nestled in a 19th century building, the Sofitel Old Cataract Hotel Aswan offers posh accommodation just a few minutes from the delights of the Nile River and Elephantine Island. It is located a short taxi ride from the rail station square and is just a few steps from Fryal Gardens. An excellent base for relaxation, this resort features a fresh water pool and leisure facilities like tennis courts and a billiards area. Visitors can enjoy French and international gourmet cuisine at the in-house restaurant.
Number of Rooms: 136
Air Conditioned, Hairdryer, Mini Bar, Radio, Room Service - 24 Hour, Trouser Press, TV, TV - In House Movies, TV - Satelite / Cable
Car Park, Elevator, Laundry / Valet, Porterage - 24 Hour, Shop - Boutique, Shops
The famous restaurant serves an a la carte menu, which is a must for any gourmet traveller.
There is a small reception area and a very comfortable lobby with sumptuous furniture and soft furnishings.
Approached by a horseshoe shaped driveway, the hotel has a real old colonial feel with fantastic attention to detail. Old wooden shutters adorn the high windows and the feeling of class is quite obvious.
Beauty Salon / Hairdresser, Solarium, Swimming Pool - Outdoor, Tennis Courts, Tour Desk