The hotel is situated directly beside the Red Sea, with its turquoise waters and pristine shorelines flanked by majestic mountains and one of the most spectacular coral reefs there is. The town of El Quseir is around 6 km from the hotel and can be reached by making use of the hotel shuttle bus service. Hurghada international airport is approximately 120 km to the north and the new Marsa Alam airport is around 65 km to the south of the hotel.--The resort itself has one of the most beautiful house reefs in the area, easily accessible via a 150 m long jetty and features various food and beverage outlets, which offer a variety of western and oriental flavours to choose from. Guests who are combining business with pleasure are offered a number of rooms with Internet access, as well a business centre and conference room with all the essential equipment (capacity of up to 30 persons). The 3-storey air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 280 rooms, which includes a number of suites. Amongst the facilities count a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a currency exchange desk, a theatre hall, a games room, a TV room and, on payment of an additional fee, public Internet access. Charges also apply for use of the room and laundry services. There is a kids' club and playground for younger guests.--The comfortable first-class rooms and suites are all tiled and equipped with a marble clay bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, an international direct dial telephone, satellite TV and Internet access (in most rooms). Moreover, a small fridge, a double or king-sized bed, centrally controlled heating and air conditioning, a hire safe and a balcony or terrace offering views out over the Red Sea also feature as standard. Families may book connecting rooms. Non-smoking rooms are also available.