The Land of the Pharoahs Makes a Magnificent Destination for Summer Getaways with Four Seasons Egypt Collection
Waking up to an exquisite view of the legendary Nile in a luxurious room, followed by a mouth-watering scenic breakfast before a magical rendezvous with ancient culture, is just a small glimpse of how travellers can rediscover Egypt this summer, all while revelling in the care and comfort of legendary hospitality fromFour Seasons.
Thanks to the quartet of Four Seasons addresses that capture the true essence of the country’s top three destinations, summer holidaymakers will discover the many reasons that make a trip to Egypt a “sunsational” experience. Whether it is gazing at the Great Pyramids from their room at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence, diving among world-class coral reefs at the luxury Red Sea escape that is Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, experiencing life while overlooking the Mediterranean and delving in its rituals at Four SeasonsHotel Alexandria at San Stefano, or experiencing the city’s vibrant social scene from the Nile’s east bank atFour Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza – Egypt promises to be a destination filled with activities for families, couples, backpackers and solo travellers alike.
At around 3.5 hours flight time from Dubai, last-minute travellers can easily enjoy a revitalising weekend break, while holidaymakers looking for a week or more of complete relaxation can make the most of the country’s diverse destinations, combining city and seaside stops to create the ultimate summer getaway. No matter how long the stay, Four Seasons properties across Egypt are welcoming travelelrs from the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) with 20 to 25 percent savings on accommodation rates for the season.
Four Seasons in Cairo
Experience the world’s longest river in all its glory. Beat the traffic and travel across the Nile from eitherFour Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza or Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence on the traditional wooden sailing boat called a felucca, included as a complimentary service of all guests this summer. As well as enticing tourists to awe-inspiring views of the river’s magical symphony, the 30-minute sail offers unforgettable sights of the capital’s beaming nightlights at dusk.
Visitors can also look forward to losing themselves in the mysteries of the city as they unwrap the time-honoured beauty rituals of the Pharaohs at Four Seasons Spas before spending the rest of the day or evening by the pool – blanketed by the breath-taking views of the botanical gardens and the magical Nile. As the sun goes down, step outside the Hotel to capture the sights and sounds of local life and culture. And who can escape stealing a moment or two to re-connect with the past – from where it all started – the Great Pyramids?
Four Seasons in Alexandria
The legendary destination founded by Alexander the Great offers ample old-world charm for its visitors. Located strategically in the city famously known as the Pearl of the Mediterranean, Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano is where sea, sun and sand meet in a welcoming resort-style enclave. Open-air restaurants, freshest seafood varieties, refreshing sundowners and a European-style spa provide the ideal leisure mix to keep guests engrossed for hours while a trip to its famed landmarks and lively shopping hot spots will let visitors take back a piece of this Mediterranean paradise.
Four Seasons in Sharm El Sheikh
Occupying a prime location on the sandy shores of the Red Sea in the year-round, summer-infused city isFour Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh. Outstanding architecture and a sight for sore eyes at a resort with a 360 degree view of picture-perfect landscapes that will force one into unwinding await at the hotel for the trip of a lifetime. The city instantly lures visitors to its outstanding serenity while the Resort invites adventure-seeking guests to make friends with underwater creatures inhabiting world-class coral reefs in the Red Sea, while making a splash with friends and family during snorkeling and diving activities.
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