With the holidays coming up, you may have found a cheap flight to sunny Egypt and may be wondering where to stay. Well, if you fancy top class accommodation, entertainment and treatment like the important visitor you are, consider visiting Sharm el Sheikh.
Here are some of the best hotels in the area along with a list of their amenities, restaurants and entertainment offerings.
Iberotel Il Mercato
This is a truly luxurious holiday accommodation and one of the best hotels in Sharm el Sheikh. It lies just 5 kilometres from the city centre of Hadabet Om El Seed, along the Il Mercato Promenade.
Besides being amongst the list of best hotels in Sharm el Sheikh, the location is fantastic if you’re after fun-filled trip. The promenade is a bustling place offering a variety of shopping experiences and entertainment. There are also some top notch golf courses in the area and a couple of sun-soaked beaches where you can enjoy the day at your leisure or partake in some of the many watersports.
When the weather is bad outside, lap up the luxury of the hotel and its superb amenities including 3 swimming pools where you can relax with a refreshing drink or take in a game of table tennis. The hotel’s main restaurant, Il Giardino, serves up delectable breakfasts, lunches and dinners in both buffet and a la carte styles. For ultimate relaxation, there is a bar in the pool and in the lobby.
The hotel offers 3 room types: promo, deluxe and superior rooms. There are also family rooms on offer at certain times of the year. All rooms include satellite TV, shower/tub, mini bar and other necessities to make your stay comfortable.
Renaissance Golden View Beach Resort
This is one of Egypt’s luxury resorts and by far one of the best hotels in Sharm el Sheikh. It is nestled amongst a backdrop of tranquil water gardens. Since Sharm, as the area is fondly called, enjoys a pleasant climate throughout the year, this resort is the ideal spot from which to enjoy a holiday on the beach or relaxing by one of the four swimming pools.
The resort offers the perfect combination of relaxed areas and lively hubs complete with bars and restaurants that serve a variety of drinks and cuisines. There are also a few shops within the resort.
The resort is conveniently located just a short distance from Naama Bay, the centre of Sharm. Visitors are spoilt for choice with an endless variety of shops, clubs, restaurants and bars.
The hotel sits along its own 350 meter stretch of sandy beach, overlooking the Ras Mohammed National Park which is by far one of the most breathtaking underwater reef spots on the globe. Guests at the hotel can get to the underwater world directly from the hotel’s beach for a day of incredible snorkelling.
When you feel like just relaxing in the hotel, this resort will not disappoint with services on offer such as hairdressers, babysitting and dry cleaning. Your every whim is catered for as you relax at the spa or have a game of tennis.
This resort is ideal for a romantic getaway or family holiday and the amenities are varied enough to ensure everyone has a great stay.
The accommodation is typically Egyptian and rooms boast private balconies with pool, garden or sea views. Each room has air conditioning and internet access. There are also rooms with kitchenettes available.
This hotel also tops the list for best hotels in Sharm El Sheikh. Rehana Resort lies in the area of Nabq Bay and is a great location for snorkelling, diving or soaking up the glorious sun. Its sister hotel, Rehana Royal, runs a shuttle bus for a charge that will take you to the nearby Naama Bay.
The hotel offers 468 rooms and suites, all with air conditioning, a terrace or balcony and fantastic views. The hotel is all-inclusive and boasts an array of amenities to ensure your holiday is relaxing and unforgettable.
There are several swimming pools for both adults and children; an aqua park complete with slides and even indoor and outdoor Jacuzzis, so whatever the weather in Sharm, you can enjoy your stay.
The hotel further offers a kid’s club for ages four to twelve. Older visitors can enjoy the tennis courts, varied entertainment or even the hotel health club that sports a sauna, steam bath and massage treatments at extra charges.
The all-inclusive deal at Rehana Resort comprises three buffet meals per day as well as snacks and local drinks – both non-alcoholic and alcoholic. Visitors who choose this option can also enjoy all-inclusive food and beverages between 10am – 12am, later breakfasts; snacks; two visits a week to the a la carte restaurant; ice cream, cotton candy and popcorn at lunchtime as well as free entrance to the Sombero Disco.
Choose among 3 of the best hotels in Sharm el Sheikh. These five star hotels are great for couples and families and provide a luxurious Egyptian experience.
Ariana Louis is an avid traveller and enjoys 5 star holidays from the accommodation to activities. She counts herself fortunate to have visited the best hotels in Sharm El Sheikh. Ariana compiles informative travel guides for Travel Republic that provide the information you need for the perfect holiday.