Built in 1899 on a granite bluff overlooking the Nile, this luxury hotel took its name from the spectacular effect of the river colliding with the land. Relax in a world of elegant and luxurious serenity and enjoy a meal in our gourmet restaurant serving exquisite French and international cuisine.
Part of the Holy Land, Egypt offers a fascinating mixture of ancient pyramids, temples and other religious monuments. There are numerous possibilities to explore Egypt from desert treks to trips down the Nile or scuba diving in the Red Sea and along the Sinai coast. Cairo, which means “The Triumphant”, is home to the pyramids, sphinx and over 17 million residents within its metropolitan area. Luxor is often described as the world’s largest open air museum, built on the ancient city of Thebes. The Karnak temple complex, located near Luxor, is a collection of ancient temples, chapels and various other buildings.