The hotel is situated directly on the banks of the River Nile, in the centre of the Egyptian metropolis of Cairo. Countless shops and entertainment venues are a short walk away.--This luxury city hotel is spread over 24 floors and comprises 617 rooms, of which 52 are suites. Facilities within the fully air-conditioned hotel include an inviting foyer with a 24-hour reception desk and lifts. The hotel also features an exclusive shopping arcade, a casino, and a business centre with a range of modern conference facilities. The homely restaurant serves a great combination of local and international cuisine. Guests may also take advantage of the room and laundry services. A large number of parking spaces are also available.--The comfortable rooms come with an en suite bathroom with a separate bath and shower. Further fittings include a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a minibar, a hire safe, an Internet connection, and central air conditioning. The suites are more spacious and feature a separate seating area. Each room also has a balcony or terrace.--From the heated swimming pool guests can enjoy fabulous views of the Nile.--Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet. Lunch and dinner may be taken Ã la carte or as a set menu.