The Grand Hotel Sharm - Lobby Bar Terrace
This new and modern hotel offers five star luxury at its finest. On a high plateau with fantastic views over the Red Sea and famous Tiran Islands, bask in the glorious facilities – including a plethora of restaurants, before diving into some of the most beautiful coral reefs with snorkel to hand. As the sun sets over the private beach retire to the stylish comfort of your guest room ready for another day of supreme relaxation.
Situated in the Ras um el Sid area, directly overlooking the private beach with beautiful coral reefs to snorkel (beach shoes recommended and for experienced swimmers only). Due to the number of steps at this property it may not be suitable for those with walking difficulties or baby pushchairs. The resort centre of Naama Bay is approximately 15 minutes away.
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