The St. Regis Cairo

Towering over the banks of the River Nile, The St. Regis Cairo is certainly an impressive sight to behold. Boasting 36 floors, 7 dining options and the St. Regis signature Iridium Spa, this hotel provides a wonderfully luxurious space in which to relax and unwind after a busy day of exploration. Opulence is woven into all corners of this property with the interiors showcasing floors blanketed in rich Oriental-style rugs, ceilings lined by crystal chandeliers, and dark wood columns inlaid with mother-of-pearl. Outside meanwhile, you’ll find a stylish terraced courtyard and an outdoor pool that runs parallel to the river, surrounded by elegant loungers and cabanas.

Location

Conveniently located along the Nile Corniche, the city’s most illustrious address, the St Regis Cairo is within a short 45-minute drive of the Great Pyramids of Giza to the west, and Cairo International Airport to the east. Many of the city’s main sights – including the Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square – are within walking distance from the hotel. Whilst across the river in Cairo’s most affluent district, you’ll discover the city’s Opera House and Museum of Modern Egyptian Art. Staying at the St Regis, you’ll be ideally placed to explore the very best of your surroundings.

Your room

Neutral shades of peach, grey and maroon tastefully run throughout the hotel’s 362 rooms and suites, all designed according to classical décor. On the walls, Egyptian murals depict papyrus flowers and bathrooms are a luxurious affair of marbled flooring and mosaic tiles. The Nile View rooms are some of our favorites – allowing you to admire the sun as it sets over the city’s iconic skyline from the comfort of your own bed.

Why we like it

First and foremost, the service here is second to none and you’re instantly made to feel at home. Dining however is a true delight and you won’t be short of options during your stay, from authentic Italian cuisine at La Zisa to the J&G Steakhouse, headed by a Michelin star chef.