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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt

9.6

Superb

Based on 2210 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel

Policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 300.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 160.00 (from 6 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Description

General description

"Enter the world of legendary people and stories. Indulge in the authentic legend and luxury personalized hospitality of Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. The hotel is built in the Nubian desert on the banks of the Nile, opposite Elephantine island, majestically positioned on a shelf of pink granite overlooking the Nile. Behind its Victorian facade, the hotel retains its original beauty, receiving visitors in an historic lobby with polished marble floors and high, classic Islamic arches.

Location

Located in Aswan, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is a 1-minute drive from Nubian Museum and 5 minutes from Unfinished Obelisk. This 5-star hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Aswan Bazaar and 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from Philae Temple.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Nubian Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Unfinished Obelisk - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Kitchener's Island - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Aswan Bazaar - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Philae Temple - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Tombs of the Nobles - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Aswan Dam - 18.6 km / 11.5 mi
High Dam Monument - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi
Temple of Kalabsha - 20.8 km / 12.9 mi
Monastery of St Simeon - 30.2 km / 18.8 mi
Mausoleum of the Aga Khan - 31 km / 19.2 mi
Kom Ombo Temple - 46.1 km / 28.7 mi

The preferred airport for Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is Aswan (ASW-Aswan Intl.) - 26.7 km / 16.6 mi

Dining

Enjoy French cuisine at 1902 RESTAURANT, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 4 bars/lounges. A complimentary breakfast is included.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 131 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and express check-out. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Babysitting service

  • Express check-in/check-out

  • Front desk

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Gym/fitness centre

  • Spa/health club

  • Turkish bath/hammam

  • ATM

  • Lifts

  • Concierge

  • Laundry service

  • Conference room

  • Outdoor pool

  • Indoor pool

  • Limousine service

  • Gift shop

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Parking

Amenities

Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Breakfast
  • Café
Activities
  • Tennis court
Front desk services
  • Bellboy
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
Beauty & wellness
  • Gym/fitness centre
  • Spa/health club
  • Turkish bath/hammam
General
  • ATM
  • Business centre
  • Conference room
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Lifts
  • Non-smoking hotel
Accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Family friendly
  • Babysitting service
Shops
  • Gift shop
Pool & beach
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool bar
Parking & transportation
  • Limousine service
  • Parking
  • Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan offer free breakfast?

    No, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan have non-smoking rooms

    No, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan have a swimming pool?

    No, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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