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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract



Enter the world of legendary people and stories. Indulge in the authentic legend and luxury personalized hospitality of Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan. The hotel is built in the Nubian desert on the banks of the Nile, opposite Elephantine Island, majestically positioned on a shelf of pink granite overlooking the Nile. The hotel retains its original beauty behind its Victorian facade, receiving visitors in a historic lobby with polished marble floors and high, classic Islamic arches.


At Sofitel, they have transformed conviviality and comfort into an art form. The restaurants and bars provide the perfect setting for relaxing and socializing and offering refined French cuisine with the latest in fusion dishes worldwide. Palms serves International cuisine and is a dazzling venue to count the Nile's glimmering sparkles whilst enjoying this pool bar and grill. The perfect setting for an inspirational meditation with refreshing light tone items, served to your preference. 1902 serves Gourmet cuisines and is the signature restaurant of the Old Cataract, which has marked the art of gastronomic taste for 12 decades. With its gourmet nouvelle cuisine, this venue creates a spectacular ambiance for its guests, along with a sommelier for wine service.

Rooms & Suites - The hotel offers 2 different luxury experiences in which heritage is preserved in the Palace,76 rooms and suites while contemporary elegance is lavishly designed in the Nile, 62 rooms and suites.

 Dining -  Terrace serving Mediterranean Cuisine - Watch the sun set over Upper Egypt while sampling from a menu of beautifully presented dishes and delicacies at Aswan's "hottest table." Stunning panoramas from this terrace restaurant and bar soar over Khnum Temple and Elephantine Island. 1902 Gourmet Restaurant - At the signature 1902 restaurant, celebrate 12 decades of gastronomy with exquisite French cuisine paired with fine wines from the sommelier. Relax beneath the grand Arabian dome by a Qualaun crypt, and savor steamed lemongrass fish or filet mignon. Saraya - In this gourmet all-day dining restaurant in Aswan, feast on fresh Mediterranean cuisine with local flavors, from handmade pasta to fish. Copper lamps flicker in the Aswan dining room with Moorish arches in cream and scarlet. Outside, a terrace tempts.

Oriental Kebabgy - Oriental chefs blend local flavors with rich Levant cuisine at Oriental Kebabgy, a top Aswan restaurant. Over a feast of spicy, grilled meat and herbed rice, recline on gold banquettes or linger on the terrace with sweeping views of the Nile River. Palms - Relax and unwind with a cocktail while you gaze at incredible sunsets over the Nile. Or indulge in traditional High Tea with scones, strawberries and cream, gourmet sandwiches and savory snacks.

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Why we love this hotel

  • Step into the legendary site where King Fouad once entertained and Agatha Christie sipped cocktails, the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan Hotel.

  • In the Nubian Desert on the banks of the Nile, opposite Elephantine Island, the hotel sits on a pink granite cliff overlooking the world's longest river.

  • The rock Tombs of Amarna, where ancient Egyptian nobles are buried, are close to the hotel, while Aswan city centre is a stroll away.

Rooms and Suites at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

From 250 USD

Prestige Suite ( 67m2 )

Boasting stunning views of the Nile River from private balconies and terraces, Prestige Suites offer a refined Old World opulence, ideal for a luxurio...

From 590 USD

Opera Suite ( 67m2 )

Affording panoramic views of the Nile River and lush tropical gardens from private balconies, Opera Suites are artfully elegant, adorned with contempo...

From 9,740 USD

Agatha Christie Suite ( 175m2 )

The Agatha Christie Suite, located in the Palace, is an apartment suite with a king sized bed which savors the pure historical indulgence. This suite...

From 450 USD

Palace Opera Suite ( 90m2 )

The Palace Opera Suite is located in the Palace and is a delight in the richness of history with the classy furnishing and spacious design. This suite...

From 9,740 USD

Sir Winston Churchill Suite ( 138m2 )

Step into a genuine world of legend created by the hand- carved furniture, high ceilings, and 80 m² scenic terrace overlooking the Nile. The Sir Winst...

From 350 USD

Palace Prestige Suite ( 70m2 )

Boasting lavish historical interiors, Palace Prestige Suites offer an inviting ambiance, highlighted by classic designs, high-ceiling paintings, stunn...

From 125 USD

Palace Premium Room ( 45m2 - 47m2 )

Furnished with one king-sized or two single beds, Palace Premium Rooms are situated in the historic Palace Wing, offering beautiful views of the lush...

From 250 USD

Palace Cataract Suite ( 64m2 )

Boasting stunning views of the Nile River from private balconies, Palace Cataract Suites offer a true royal experience complemented by hand-carved cla...

From 170 USD

Palace Luxury Room ( 53m2 - 56m2 )

Located in the historic Palace Wing, Palace Luxury Rooms are spacious accommodations, furnished with one king-sized or two single beds with rich woode...

From 140 USD

Luxury Room ( 62m2 )

Offering magnificent views of the Nile River and tropical gardens from private balconies, Luxury Rooms boast high-ceilings, warmly painted walls, one...

From 2,090 USD

Nile Suite - Nile view ( 138m2 )

Nile Suite, 1 King size bed, Terrace, Nile view - size: 138 m², 1500sqf; located at the first floor. A gentle blend amongst the legendary world and th...

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