A fairytale designed by world-famous architect Michael Graves, combining the eclectic Arabic and Egyptian Nubian styles, the hotel is truly a masterpiece of architectural beauty, and includes a lobby area with a reception desk manned around the clock, a currency exchange facility, a cafï¿½, a selection of shops, a hairdressing salon, a restaurant, and a bar. Set in luscious exotic gardens, this is an inviting, magical, and romantic setting. Further facilities within the hotel include three conference rooms, a bicycle hire facility, as well as 24-hour room and laundry services.
For guests' convenience, babysitting is available along with dry cleaning and laundry services, a hairdressing and beauty salon, a jewellery shop, a gift shop and free parking. This holiday complex is the flagship hotel on the Red Sea and was recognised with the Green Globe Award 2003. This accolade is in recognition of the hotel's achievements in environmental stewardship in promoting environmental sustainability and applying environmental management standards.
From Sinai/ Sharm El Sheikh (East) take the ferry. The trip lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. From Cairo (North) take the Cairo-Hurghada Road for 460 km to El Gouna. On the left side, cross El Gouna Gate and turn left, then follow the signs to the hotel, which is located at the end of the road. From Aswan/ Luxor (West) drive on the east side of the Nile to Kena. Proceed on the motorway to Safaga. Continue on the Motorway to El Gouna via Hurghada. Cross the gate, turn left, and follow the signs to the hotel, which is located at the end of the road. From Quseir/ Safaga (South) take the motorway towards Suez. Pass Hurghada, and after 22 km El Gouna will be on the right-hand side. Cross the gate, turn left, and follow the signs to the hotel, which is located at the end of the road.