What are Some of the Most Luxurious Hotels in Cairo?

Are luxury hotels a key feature of your dream holiday in Egypt? We understand entirely. After a long day of exploring the treasures of Ancient Egypt, there’s nothing better than retreating to a luxury room in a five-star hotel.

Our tours in Egypt are renowned for their style and elegance, from the beautiful hotels we choose to the splendour of the cruise ships we board to cruise down the Nile.

As such, we’re perfectly placed to recommend some of the most luxurious hotels in Cairo. Keep scrolling down to discover more about the incredible options that await you.

In the meantime, if you have any questions about our tours, please feel free to get in touch.

Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino

Located on Gezira Island in the Nile, the Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino is a five-star gem in Zamalek, near downtown Cairo.

The building was originally built as a visitor’s palace, so you can be sure of its grandeur and the royal treatment you will receive.

Luxury bedding, 24-hour room service, a well-equipped gym, an outdoor lap pool, an elegant casino, and onsite restaurants — this hotel has all the amenities and luxuries needed to become your home away from home.

Marriott Mena House, Cairo

If you want a five-star luxury set at the base of Cairo’s Pyramids, look no further than the Marriott Mena House.

To underline the calibre of this West Cairo hotel, it is a preferred stop for celebrities and dignitaries.

In addition to the taste of modern luxury, you can step outside and walk to the incredible ancient attractions of the Giza Necropolis.

Back in the hotel, you can expect indulgent bedding, private balconies, marble bathrooms, a relaxing spa, an outdoor pool, a 24-hour gym, and amazing onsite restaurants.

Of course, you will want to dive into Cairo’s famous culinary scene too. Read our Guide to the Best Restaurants in Egypt for all the inspiration you need.

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza

Standing on the east bank of the Nile in Central Cairo, the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza offers exceptional luxury in an amazing location.

From this five-star hotel, you can explore Egypt’s ancient sights with relative ease. The pyramids, Khan el-Khalili, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, and the Citadel of Cairo are just some of the incredible highlights only a short drive away.

With the Nile on its doorstep, you can also board a traditional felucca and enjoy a sunset over the river.

This hotel has its own spa, nine acclaimed restaurants, and a collection of contemporary local artwork.

The St Regis Cairo

The latest addition to Cairo’s luxury five-star hotels on the Nile’s east coast, this time opposite Gezira Island, The St Regis Cairo is in an area of unprecedented local heritage.

When combined with the spectacular views of the Nile and Old Cairo, this hotel offers the complete package.

The St Regis has state-of-the-art facilities and luxury truly prevails at every turn. 

This is best exemplified by the 24-hour St Regis Butler service that anticipates your every need for the duration of your stay.

Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

Rising up from Gezira Island’s southern tip, the Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah is in a truly incredible location.

As a Sofitel, this five-star hotel takes as much inspiration from French art de vivre and innovation as it does Cairo’s culture and tradition.

The result is a luxurious, one-of-a-kind experience that makes returning home after a day of sightseeing something to look forward to.

The Nile views are especially noteworthy here, with all its rooms overlooking the Nile, but even more so when enjoyed from the hotel’s infinity pool.

Are you planning to extend your Egyptian adventure beyond Cairo? Read our Complete Guide to Visiting Luxor to learn more about the city regarded as the world’s greatest open-air museum.

InterContinental Citystars Cairo, an IHG Hotel

Turning our attention to East Cairo, the five-star InterContinental Citystars Cairo provides exquisite modern luxuries amidst the city’s unrivalled heritage.

Located in Cairo’s Heliopolis, this hotel has the distinction of having Egypt’s largest ballroom.

The grand rooms have premium furnishings, while the wider hotel has 10 delectable restaurants and bars.

Beyond the hotel itself, the grounds adjoin Cairo’s vast Citystars retail and leisure complex, ideal for brand-name shopping.

JW Marriott Hotel Cairo

Staying in the east of Cairo, the JW Marriott Hotel Cairo offers relaxation and invigoration for travellers of every kind, from families to those on business trips.

This five-star hotel has an incredible array of amenities and facilities onsite, including:

  • Immaculately appointed rooms and suites
  • 14 restaurants with a range of global cuisines
  • The Mirage City Golf Club
  • A magnificent man-made beach
  • A soothing spa

For even more Egypt travel inspiration beyond Cairo, check out our Guide to Planning a Trip to Alexandria.

Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo

Further east in New Cairo City, you can find even more five-star luxury at the Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo.

This oasis of greenery provides a taste of the famous Thai hospitality right here in the heart of Egypt.

With stylish, elegant rooms and suites, a fitness centre, a luxurious spa, three outdoor swimming pools, and multiple restaurants serving food from around the world, this hotel has more of an international flair, but without any compromise in service standards.

Hilton Cairo Heliopolis Hotel

Located in the Presidential Quarter of Heliopolis, this hotel is a short distance from Cairo International Airport.

With the City Center Almaza shopping centre only 15 minutes away, and Cairo Convention Center and Baron Empain Palace within 10 km, there’s plenty to see and do in the surrounding area.

Then, of course, the rest of Cairo’s treasures lay waiting for you further to the west.

But for the days when you’re feeling less adventurous, the hotel has 10 restaurants, two outdoors with private cabanas, a kids’ pool, and a fitness centre.

At Mr & Mrs Egypt, we provide the ultimate in luxury, freedom, and flexibility with our custom tours in Egypt. Let us design a tailor-made itinerary around you.

Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski Cairo

The final hotel on our list is another of East Cairo’s five-star luxury retreats. Situated in the centre of the new business and commercial district, and near Cairo Festival City Shopping Mall, there’s plenty here to satisfy every visitor.

The combination of outstanding modern facilities with impeccable service makes the Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski Cairo a brilliant base for exploring the city.

As you would expect from the company it keeps on this list, the hotel has an array of restaurants, a rejuvenating spa, and rooms and suites presented with elegant, comfortable fittings and furnishings.

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Explore the Wonders of Ancient Egypt with Our Luxury Tours

Having provided all the inspiration you need for luxury accommodation here in Cairo, let us show you around the city and the rest of Egypt in style too.

Browse our range of luxury tours in Egypt and find out how we can give you the authentic Ancient Egyptian experience.

For more information about any of our tours, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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