Sheraton Soma Bay, - Soma Bay ( 5 stars)
For business or pleasure, when in Egypt book your stay at the fabulous Sheraton Soma Bay. This stunning 5 Star property's dramatic architecture is inspired by Luxor's magnificent Karnak Temple, and rests next to the calm, sheltered waters of Soma Bay with a private coral reef famous for spectacular snorkelling and diving. Guests to this award winning hotel can bask in the restful Egyptian atmosphere with 296 classic guestrooms boasting modern amenities and delightful partial or direct sea views. With Luxor only 240 km away by road, same day excursions to the Valley of the Kings, Karnak and Luxor Temples and all that the ancient city has to offer are easily done by car or bus. Hurghada International Airport is 45 km from the hotel.
Local Tips: The hotel is in a perfect position for those who want to head offshore for a fascinating diving excursion, explore with desert and dune safaris in a 4 x 4 vehicle or embrace tradition and travel on a camel!
Please note: Rates and conditions are not valid for Egyptian passport holders. FACILITIES:Food, drink and entertainment: Bed and Breakfast accommodation with options for Half Board, All Inclusive and Ultra All-Inclusive. The main restaurant L'Abydos Brasserie offers a daily buffet with specialities from around the world, the upscale L'Emporio Ristorant serves Italian classics, the Copper Crescent Restaurant has great pizza by the beach, and drinks and light snacks are spread over 5 Bars as well as the Stars Studio Bar and Disco for all night dancing. Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve gala dinners with supplement.
Sports, games and activities: Outdoor heated pools, sun terraces with sun loungers and umbrellas, nearby Les Thermes Marins des Cascades health club with professional assistance, the latest in gym technology, sauna and steam room, and five fully themed treatment rooms for thalasso-therapy, TGI Dive centre with a complete range of diving lessons, including PADI diving certification, from beginner to professional level, 'Silver Pass' recreational program, water sports, such as windsurfing, laser boat, or catamaran, and a one hour/day use of snorkelling equipment, beach sports like volleyball and football, table tennis, Billiards, free use of the gymnasium, sauna, aerobic classes, stretching, aqua gym, daily program of sport activities, games, and tournaments, Cascades 18-hole golf course designed by the legendary Gary Player, kids pools, play ground, mini club (5-12 years old), private beaches, multitude of activities for the kids program, VIP honeymoon treatment.
Additional: 24 hour reception, Concierge service, limousine services, air conditioned facilities, 24 hour room service, dry cleaning and laundry services, major credit cards accepted, hair dresser, airport transfer (by arrangement with charge), tour and travel arrangements, limited shuttle service to downtown, shopping arcade in hotel, luggage storage, wheelchair access, medical services, non-smoking facilities, 24 hour security, Internet service provided in Business Centre, four large meeting and conference rooms with technical support, event planning, Wireless high speed Internet access in public areas, car rental, self parking facilities. Please note smart casual dinner dress is required for all restaurants, beachwear (shorts, slippers) are not allowed. The use of long swim suits as well as swimming in loose/cotton clothing is not permitted within the premises of the swimming pool.
IMPORTANT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Meals:Breakfast, Buffet, Main Restaurant, Daily.Lunch, A la Carte, Restaurant (Al La Carte at the beach Grill restaurant or sandwiches at the Beach hut), Daily.Dinner, Restaurant (Main restaurant offers themed buffet nights, Italian restaurant L' Emporio offers a different menu each day), Daily.Ice Cream, Daily: 12:00 - 17:00.Afternoon Tea, Bar (Available at the Solar bar and terrace), Daily: 16:00 - 18:00.Drinks:Soft drinks; Beer; Wine; Juices; Mineral water, Daily: 10:00 - 00:00.Sports/Activities:Live entertainment; Aerobics; Organised activities and entertainment; Aqua-Aerobics; Sauna; Fitness Centre.Watersports (non-motorised), Speciality (Introductory lesson), Once a week.Watersports (non-motorised), One hour free per day.Mini Club, Daily: 09:00 - 17:00.
The Sheraton Soma Bay features 296 comfortable guest rooms with individual climate control. Available types are partial Sea View and direct Sea view rooms, all for up to 4 people. All rooms are fully renovated and boast the unique Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed and bathroom with separate bath and shower stall, bidet, telephone, bath amenities and a hair dryer. Other room amenities may include plasma screen Satellite TV, Wi-Fi internet access on request (with charge), mini bar, escort to guestroom at check-in, voicemail, international direct dial telephone, rollaway beds, smoke detectors and sprinklers in room, full-length mirror, outlet adaptors, non-smoking rooms, coffee and tea maker, iron and ironing board, and in-room electronic safe. Free cribs and connecting rooms are available on request.