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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan


    Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan
 in Aswan
    Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan
 in Aswan

Overview

Situated in the Nubian Desert on the banks of the Nile River in Aswan, Egypt, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is an oasis reminiscent of a legendary dream. Blending historic significance with a stunning setting across Elephantine Island and unrivaled, luxury accommodations, the hotel is a destination unto itself. Dating back to 1899, the venerable Old Cataract's very name was inspired by the marriage of the river and the granite wall that forms the first cataract of the Nile.

Recently updated, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan French entrusted interior designer Sybille de Margerie to restore the elusive grandeur while conserving the original beauty of the 19th-century Victorian building. Preserving the soul and splendor of the grand hotel, Sybille de Margerie successfully maintained the architectural integrity of the hotel, perfectly blending Victorian, Oriental, and French styles while updating the facade with a contemporary interpretation.

Boasting 220 luxurious accommodations, including 82 stunning suites, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan offers the ultimate Egyptian retreat, affording magnificent hospitality, and luxurious facilities, including an indulgent spa, fine dining establishments, and world-class meeting venues.

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, a charter member of Historic Hotels Worldwide since 2014, dates back to 1899.

Fun FactThe captivating atmosphere of the hotel inspired Agatha Christie’s Death on the Nile.



Original Property Opened:
1899

Historic Hotels Worldwide toll-free reservations number +1 866 670 3764


Location

Abtal El Tahrir Street
Aswan
Egypt

Check-in time: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out time: 12:00 p.m.

DiningBarIn-Room DiningBusiness CenterMeetingsWiFiFitness CenterGardens
Gift ShopMarinaPoolSpaTennisFamily FriendlyArt Collection

Hotel Amenities & Policies
Accessible Rooms: Accessible rooms are available. Please notify request at time of booking.
Age Requirements: Guests are required to be 21 years or older with photo identification to reserve a room and check-in.
ATM
Cribs and Pack-in-Plays: Available upon request.
Deposit: Credit card deposit required at time of check-in.
Early Check-In/Late Check-Out: Subject to availability.
Extra Person Fees: Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Hotel/Resort Fees & Taxes: All reservations may be subject to additional taxes.
Occupancy Restrictions: Varies by room type.
Parking: Self-parking: Available; complimentary.
Payment: All forms of payment are accepted. Payment is required at time of booking. Visa, MasterCard, Amex, and Diners Club International are accepted.
Pet Policy: Service animals allowed: Please contact hotel. Pets allowed: No.
Rollaways: Available upon request; rates apply.
Smoking Policy: Non-smoking property.
Transportation: Limo and town car service is available.
The above list may not be comprehensive and information is subject to change without notice. Fees and deposits may not include tax. Taxes, fees, deposits, and policies are subject to change without notice.
Image Credit: ©Rashad Ashurov/Shutterstock

The Victorian Era, 1837 ~ 1901

Situated in the Nubian Desert on the banks of the Nile River in Aswan, Egypt, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan is an oasis reminiscent of a legendary dream. Blending historic significance with a stunning setting across Elephantine Island and unrivaled, luxury accommodations, the hotel is a destination unto itself.

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International Numbers

Austria 08000706176
Belgium 080081830
France 805542721
Germany 8007241217
Ireland 1800995320
Italy 800979444
Netherlands 08000200956
Norway 80054304
Spain 900814719
Switzerland 0800001798
UK 8009179622
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