Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Hotel is the perfect stay for guests looking to relish in the beauties of the Nubian Desert. Located along the banks of the Nile river and across from Elephantine Island, this hotel has elegant Victorian architecture with a characteristic pink granite facade.
Only 272 meters away from the hotel is the Nubian Museum where guests can learn of the heritage of the region. Guests can walk to Kitchener’s Island in only 12 minutes and can easily get to Aswan Bazaar which is located only 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from the hotel.
Each luxurious, modern room is completely furnished with air conditioning, wooden furniture, and private bathrooms. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries, a bidet, and a shower/tub combination. Complimentary Wifi, a minibar, and LCD television are part of each of the 131 rooms.
For meals, guests can choose between four restaurants that feature international cuisine for three meals a day. A must see is the breathtaking view over the Nile river from the terrace of The Oriental Kababgy Restaurant. Four bars and a poolside bar are also present at this hotel, including The Bar, which offers a relaxing and classy setting in this evening piano lounge. Another featured bar is The Promenade which has stunning views over the Elephantine Islands. Room service is also available.
Guests can relax at both indoor and outdoor pools or stay active at the fitness center. The hotel spa also offers fabulous massage treatments, a sauna, hammam, and hot tub. Guests can also access the 24 hour front desk or the in-hotel gift shop. Child care services are available for families and a business center can be accessed by our business trip guests.
Airport transportation is available for guests coming and going to ASW- Aswan International Airport, located just 14 km (8.7 mi) from the hotel. Self parking is available.
Hotel Services and Facilities
Free WiFiFree parkingFree breakfast
24 hour front desk
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MOHAMMED AMIN from ALEXANDRIA, Egypt
stayed in January, 2014
Guest Score 9.5 out of 10
beautiful hotel in every mentionable aspect when it comes to luxury, hospitality and customer service. I really recommend it to anyone craving for a peaceful, care-free and stylish vacation.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
The guests can check in from 03:00 PM. Check-out time is 12:00 PM.
What is the nearest airport to Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
Aswan, Egypt (ASW-Aswan Intl.) is located 8.73mi from the property.
Is there airport transportation available at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
Guests in need of traveling to/from the airport may arrange transportation with the reception.
Is there a fitness center?
A state-of-the-art fitness center, equipped with weight-training machines, can be accessed by all guests.
Is the front desk open 24 hours?
Our helpful 24-hour front desk is ready to assist you with any inquiry.
Are there gift shops on the premises?
The on-site gift shop is the best place to find souvenirs to bring back home to loved ones.
Will room service be provided?
Room service can be arranged for guests staying at the hotel.
Are there restaurants nearby or on-site?
Looking for a place to eat? The property offers at least one full-service restaurant.
How to book
Making your reservation in Sofitel Legend Old Cataract is easy and secure. Simply select your dates of stay and click on the “Check Rates” button to submit the form.
After room types and rates are returned to your screen, you will be able to choose the rate you desire by reading the room information in the center of the screen, then clicking on the "Book Now" button on the right side of the screen. After you have selected your desired room type, you will be taken to a "Complete your booking" form. Then you will need to review the "Details of your stay" and fill in the blanks on the "Guest Details" section. Be sure your name and email address are spelled correctly.
After you fill out all of the needed information, press the "Complete reservation" button. To ensure your security, we use a secure commerce server, which encrypts the credit card number and encodes it into a non-usable form.
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