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Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

PricelineUS$95*
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#4 of 137 Hotels in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 November 2014

I have stayed at the Sofitel many times over the past 5 years and have noticed a serious decline in both service and quality. One would assume that this decline is the result of cutting corners due to the low occupancy rates following the political unrest, wrong! According to one staff member they have secured 100% occupancy for the past...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations on some points of your stay; please allow me to express my sincerest apologist. Would like first to inform you that the hotel management have been aware of the misfortune...

Chislehurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Just returned from a week in Cairo, staying in this central hotel with an awesome view of the Nile. The staff can't be more helpful. The check in was quick and we were offered a complimentary late check out which was very convenient. The concierge was very helpful too. One day we found a cake and a birthday card in...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you most sincerely for sharing your thoughts of Sofitel Cairo- El Gezirah with others guests’ on the tripadvisor. Your feedback will be influential in improving your experience on your next stay. We are glad to hear you fully enjoyed the experience and Cairo. It is always a great pleasure to receive such...

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 15 November 2014

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Madianh, Saudi Arabai
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I stayed at the Sofitel for 3 days as a stopover back to Riyadh, and the only thing I liked about the hotel was the Nile view from my room which was amazing, as well as the 'le deck' cafe outdoors which serves delicious tasty French cakes. There are things, however, that I didn't like about the hotel such as...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us once again. I am extremely sorry that your stay experience did not meet your expectations for some details, please accept my sincerest apologist. It is indeed a concern that you feel the services offered was not up to the expected fine standards; we will of...

Reviewed 9 November 2014

by far one of the best locations in the city. you have an awesome view from almost all the rooms in the hotel. very luxurious and the service is really great. the pool area even though relatively small with a kind of infinity pool look into the nile and the indoors Jacuzzi overlooking all of it, it's definitely one of...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, view and service is...

Cairo
Reviewed 3 November 2014

the place was so cozy nice and romantic. service was so nice and they were helpful. the pool was heated and had a nice view. the breakfast was very nice and had natural juices which I liked so much. I recommend it to any couple who need a break and a nice look on the Nile.

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Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you most sincerely for taking the time to share your experience at Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah on Tripadvisor. Your feedback will be influential in improving your experience on your next stay. It is always a great pleasure to receive such compliments, as it truly serves as a motivational factor in striving to achieve...

Frankfurt
Reviewed 1 November 2014

I had lunch with some business partners at Kebabgy at 1PM this Saturday. We were all together 16 pax and the table set up was for 12, max. 14 pax. When we started we were the only guest, when we left we had 2 tables of 3 and 1 table of 2 joining us, otherwise the restaurant was empty. I...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Bonjour! First of all thank you for your nice comment! The whole Sofitel Cairo- El Gezirah team as well as the hotel management will be looking forward to your next visit. Allow me to sincerely apologize to your goodself for failing to meet your expectations with regard to your Kebabgy restaurant experience, whilst at the same time I thank you...

Poway, California
Reviewed 1 November 2014

This hotel seems to be bustling because of Arabian tourists; on our first day there, we were the only westerners. It has a scenic location on the river, although the river boats are noisy until the wee hours. The restaurant is quite good, and the pastry counter is excellent. We had lunch at the river-front restaurant which was very nice.

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. We are glad to hear you fully enjoyed your experience at the hotel and most specially the Sud Restaurant. It is always a great pleasure to receive such compliments, as it truly serves as a motivational factor in striving to achieve excellence. We all look...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Best staff ever from the reservation call to the checkout.It was my fifth marriage anniversary and they present a delicious chocolate cake and oriental desserts. The pool view is amazing and directly to the Nile. Spa services is more than amazing with Nile view Jacuzzi. The food from the pool bar was very good (Portions, Quality, and Price). We tried...

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Sofitel_Quality, Manager at Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Sofitel Cairo-El Gezirah for your recent visit to Cairo. I would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us your feedback and letting us know about your recent visit. To receive such praise from our guest is very gratifying and knowing that you enjoyed so much the facilities, view and service is...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 October 2014

I stayed here in last september for 4 nights. The Location was great honestly. But the hotel staff not that friendly, The front desk man lied to me & said: I gave you a Luxury room sir instead of your superior room booked.. such abad joke & lie from first step to this hotel. The Breakfast was same daily &...

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Dear Valued Guest, It was our pleasure having the chance to have you with us. I am extremely sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations for this stay, please accept my sincerest apologist. It is indeed a concern that you feel the services offered was not up to the expected fine standards; we will of course take this...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully refurbished in 2007, the contemporary interior design combines exquisite style and elegant refinement with the convenience of several restaurants, bars, spa, casino, 850m2 of conference/meeting facilities and all the latest amenities - the unique French flair and personalized service add a special touch of luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

Address: 3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: RM518 - RM1,057 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah 5*
Number of rooms: 433
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah Hotel Cairo
Cairo Sofitel
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#1 Casino Hotel in Cairo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#2 Spa Hotel in Cairo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cairo
#6 Business Hotel in Cairo
#16 Family Hotel in Cairo
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