Fact Sheet

Location and Setting 

On Naama Bay, overlooking the Red Sea, 10-minute drive from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport and 50-minute flight from Cairo. Designed as a traditional Arabic village with domed ceilings and archways, combined with lush landscaping and dramatic pools and beachfront.


505 guest rooms and suites, featuring private balcony or patio, digital satellite television, mini-bar, direct-dial telephone, individual climate control, safety deposit box, hair dryer, fire alarm system and smoke detector.

Facilities and Services

Private Beach, 24-hour Room Service, Laundry/Valet, Message Service, Babysitting, Safety Deposit Box, ATM Machine, Doctor on call.

Dining and Entertainment

Citadel and Le Dome serving Breakfast, Lunch and Theme dinner featuring Continental, International and Egyptian cuisine with nightly shows; La Gondola for Italian fare; Oasis Pool bar offering light fare; Ali Baba Oriental Café; Lobby bar; Seabreeze Beach Restaurant and Bar overlooking the Red Sea; Blue Wave Pool Bar overlooking the vast landscape of pools; Tandoori Ala Cart Indian Restaurant; Club 2000 discothèque at Sonesta Club for great music and beverages.  Further, Casablanca Restaurant serving light lunch and dinner with a set menu.

Fitness and Recreation

Six swimming pools, dive center offering scuba diving and snorkeling with all necessary equipment and training, complimentary kids club, two tennis courts, water activities are available through the water sport center. A Health Club is available at the Sonesta Club featuring sauna, steam bath, Turkish bath, Jacuzzi, fitness room and massage treatments.

Sinai Grand Casino 

Las Vegas-style casino offering Blackjack, Roulette, Stud Poker and Loose Slot machines as well as dining and nightly entertainment.


The resort’s Shopping Arcade features souvenirs, gifts, jewelry and boutiques. Close by is Naama Bay Market with traditional spice shops, local handicrafts and souvenir shops.

Points of Interest 

St. Catherine’s Monastery, Mount Sinai and Ras Mohamed National Park, renowned for having the most exquisite coral reefs in the world.

Additional Information and Reservations 

Check-in: 2:00 p.m./Check-out: 12:00 noon. Taxes and Gratuities: 12% service charge; 10% sales tax and 2% city tax. Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard and Visa are accepted. Currency: Egyptian Pound, U.S. Dollar, Sterling pound and Euro are accepted. Language: Arabic is the official language, but English and Italian are widely spoken. Electricity: 220 volts, AC, 50 cycles.

Sonesta Beach Resort & Casino Sharm El Sheikh

Beach Naama Bay,
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Tel. 800.SONESTA (U.S. & Canada)
Tel. +20.69.3600.725 through 32
Fax +20.69.3600.733