Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
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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.

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Hotel Services and Facilities

Free WiFi Free parking Free breakfast

Hotel facilities

  • 24 hour front desk
  • ATM Machine
  • Babysitting Services
  • BBQ Grills
  • Children's Play Area
  • Concierge
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fitness Center
  • Hot Tub or Spa
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Swimming Pool - Indoor
  • Swimming Pool - Outdoor
  • Contactless check-in and check-out are available
  • Balcony
  • Car Rental
  • Gift Shop
  • Non-Smoking Facility
  • Wheelchair Access

Guest reviews

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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.

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract FAQ

What are the check-in and check-out times at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
The guests can check in from 15:00. Check-out time is 12:00.
What is the nearest airport to Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
Aswan, Egypt (ASW-Aswan Intl.) is located 8.73mi from the property.
Does this property have a pool?
Weather permitting, the outdoor pool is perfect to enjoy a moment of relaxation.
Is smoking allowed on the premises?
The establishment is entirely non-smoking.
Is Sofitel Legend Old Cataract wheelchair accessible?
The hotel has wheelchair accessibility throughout its grounds.
Is there a fitness center?
A state-of-the-art fitness center, equipped with weight-training machines, can be accessed by all guests.
Is there a lounge or bar at Sofitel Legend Old Cataractl?
Guests may find a large selection of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages at the in-house bar/lounge.
Is there a jacuzzi or spa on the premises?
A jacuzzi or a whirlpool is at guests' disposal on the premises.
Is a currency exchange available to guests?
Travelers visiting from all parts of the globe can use the hotel's currency exchange services.
Is there a concierge available at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract?
A friendly and helpful concierge is always ready to assist with any inquiries.
Are there ATM machines nearby?
An ATM machine is conveniently located on the premises.
Are there restaurants nearby or on-site?
Looking for a place to eat? The property offers at least one full-service restaurant.
Will room service be provided?
Room service can be arranged for guests staying at the hotel.
Is there entertainment for children?
Children will be kept entertained at the designated on-site play area.
Are there barbeque grills on the premises?
Enjoy barbecuing with family and friends by using the on-property grills.
Do rooms at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract feature balconies?
Some rooms feature a balcony.
Are car rentals available nearby?
Guests can benefit from on-site car rental services.
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.
Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract provide babysitting services?
We can arrange qualified babysitting services (fee may apply).
Is the front desk open 24 hours?
Our helpful 24-hour front desk is ready to assist you with any inquiry.

How to book Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

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Guest reviews
...beautiful hotel in every mentionable aspect when it comes to luxury, hospitality and customer service...
Overall score: 9.5
(out of 10) Based on 1 votes
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Area information

    Airports near Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

    • Aswan, Egypt (ASW-Aswan Intl.) - 8.73 mi


    • Nubian Museum - 894 f

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