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Rooms and Suites at Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

From 307 USD
Luxury Room

Luxury Room ( 667ft2 )

The Luxury Room is a truly exquisite accommodation that offers guests a luxurious experience. With private balconies, it provides magnificent views of the serene Nile

From 451 USD
Palace Luxury Room

Palace Luxury Room ( 570ft2 - 603ft2 )

The Palace Luxury Room is a generously sized and luxuriously designed accommodation located in the historic Palace Wing. Guests can choose between a spacious king-sized

From 536 USD
Palace Premium Room

Palace Premium Room ( 484ft2 - 506ft2 )

The Palace Premium Room is a delightful and luxurious choice for accommodation. It is exquisitely furnished with either a king-sized bed or two single beds,

From 561 USD
Palace Cataract Suite

Palace Cataract Suite ( 689ft2 )

The Palace Cataract Suite is a remarkable accommodation that provides a truly majestic experience. Situated in the historic Palace Wing, this suite offers awe-inspiring views

From 641 USD
Prestige Nile View Suite

Prestige Nile View Suite ( 721ft2 )

The Prestige Nile View Suite is an exquisite and indulgent accommodation choice that allows guests to revel in the breathtaking views of the majestic Nile

From 749 USD
Palace Prestige Suite

Palace Prestige Suite ( 753ft2 )

The Palace Prestige Suite is a truly magnificent room, exuding grandeur and opulence. With its rich historical interiors, the suite creates an inviting atmosphere that

From 1,091 USD
Opera Nile View Suite

Opera Nile View Suite ( 721ft2 )

The Opera Suite presents a luxurious experience with breathtaking panoramic views of the majestic Nile River and vibrant tropical gardens. The suite's private balconies offer

From 1,168 USD
Palace Opera Suite

Palace Opera Suite ( 969ft2 )

The Palace Opera Suite is a true gem nestled within the grand Palace, exuding a captivating charm rooted in its rich historical significance. Step into

From 5,880 USD
Sir Winston Churchill Suite

Sir Winston Churchill Suite ( 1485ft2 )

Welcome to the Sir Winston Churchill Suite, an enchanting room located in the Palace. As you step inside, you will find yourself transported to a

From 6,499 USD
Agatha Christie Suite

Agatha Christie Suite ( 1884ft2 )

The Agatha Christie Suite is a remarkable apartment suite located in the Palace. It exudes an air of pure historical indulgence, allowing guests to immerse

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.


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.
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