Sonesta Pharaoh Beach Resort - Hurghada

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Location and Setting
A spectacular destination beach resort, offering panoramic views of the Red Sea and the surrounding desert. The resort features its own dive center and is located on Hurghada Beach on the Red Sea. It is located just 15 minutes from Hurghada International airport, 20 minutes from downtown Hurghada, 270 km from Luxor and 500 km from Cairo.

Accommodations
360 wide luxuries rooms and chalets, overlooking sea, pool, garden and mountains, all accommodations enjoy the latest amenities>

Guest Rooms

  • 105 rooms sport building garden view
  • 155 rooms pool & sea view
  • 76 units 1 bedroom bungalows (1 bed room + living room)
  • 24 units 2 bedroom bungalows (2 bed rooms + living room)

Room Facilities:
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Mini-bar filled upon request (extra charges apply)
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Individual climate control
  • Safe box
  • Hair dryer
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Hotel-wide fire alarm system and smoke detector
  • Bathtub with shower
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • LCD TV with joyful variety of satellite channels
  • Electricity (220 V)
  • Connecting & non-smoking are available

Facilities & Services
  • Private beach
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • Airport shuttle bus, valet and car parking
  • Concierge
  • Laundry
  • Message service
  • Babysitting and Children’s Club
  • Safety deposit box
  • ATM machine and bank
  • Library
  • Doctor on call
  • Gift and jewelry shops
  • Recreation center
  • WiFi available subject to charge

Meeting Facilities
Meeting facilities are available for groups of up to 400 guests.

Dining and Entertainment
6 restaurants, Oriental café, pool bar, beach bar, lobby bar and lounge, amphitheater and discotheque

Sports and Fitness
The Fitness Center offers a variety of strength-training equipment, sauna, massage and private locker rooms. In addition, the resort includes an outdoor swimming pool, a children's pool, an indoor heated pool, on-site diving center, billiard, bicycle rental, rifle shooting, 2 floodlit tennis courts, mini hockey, golf and soccer pitch.

GYM
The size of the GYM area is approx 156 square meter adjacent to the indoor pool area.
This facility is also locate next to the new Spa Center which will be open end February 2015.
 
The GYM provides:
Multi-station Gym equipment
 
Cardio machines including, exercise bikes, treadmills and elliptical machines. Each can be used for different purposes; to burn fat, to add muscle weigh or to do both.

Bench which fits inside the power rack. However, it should not be very wide to get in the way of your shoulders and arms. Most trainers recommend using adjustable benches since they can be used in many exercises because of their versatility.

Barbells, You should make sure they are strong, don’t bend and can handle up to 450kgs. Make sure they have revolving sleeves since it will be hard for you to grip if they are fixed.

Power racks, They help in getting the barbell on starting position so that you can lift safely and heavily. The lateral safety pins ensure safety by catching the bar when you miss a lift and can be set at multiple weights.
GYM, Dumbbells and Gymnastic mats for good exercises.

Points of Interest
Desert Safari, casinos, Gifftun Island National Park, the Marine Life Museum and El Souq (the local bazaar), Luxor, Cairo and the Monasteries of St. Paul and St. Anthony. The resort can offer suggestions and information on all of the ‘must-see’ attractions.

Shopping
Souvenir shops, a souq (or bazaar) and several shopping malls

Additional Information
  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m. Check-out: 12 noon
  • Taxes and Gratuities: 12% service charge; 10% sales tax and 2% city tax
  • Credit Cards: American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Diners Club
  • Currency: Egyptian Pound, but the U.S. Dollar is widely accepted
  • Temperature: In winter 20°C and in summer 30°C averages
  • Electricity: 220 volts, AC, 50 cycles

Sonesta Pharaoh Beach Resort Hurghada
Safaga Road – P.O. Box 263
Hurghada – Red Sea - Egypt
Telephone: 800.SONESTA
Telephone: +2065.346.1001 Fax: +2065.346.1010
E-mail: reservations@sonestahurghada.com
Website: Sonesta.com