Old Cataract Hotel

Location: Located on the outskirts of Aswan on the banks of the Nile, opposite Elephantine Island, the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Hotel is a an elegant and historically fascinating retreat.

Rooms: 138 rooms and suites.

Facilities: Restaurant, bar, barber/beauty shop, currency exchange, souvenirs/gift shop, concierge service.

Activities: Fitness centre, spa and wellness centre, massage, outdoor pool.

Children: Children of all ages are welcome.

Our Opinion: The ‘grande dame’ of hotels in southern Egypt, the Old Cataract is a legendary retreat of timeless character, boasting a unique heritage and history.

LOCATION

EGYPT KEY INFO

Visa

A visa is required for UK passport holders.

Health Requirements

No mandatory vaccinations are required.

Time Difference

GMT + 2 hours

Flight Time

5.5 hours Direct

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