The fabulous town of El-Gouna is a marvelous paradise that has come out of the desert. It was established by the Orascom Development holding, Sameh Sawiris who was searching for the most gorgeous spot on the seaside to build a majestic house and have a small boat jetty but his friends shortly asked to join him in such a fabulous spot and that lead him to develop the area to be the most amazing spot on the Red Sea that attract the amazement of all tourists who come to enjoy the incredible dramatic backdrop of mountains and the splendor of the beautiful waters.
Resorts & Hotels in El Gouna
It is such an integrated spot where you can find different gourmet restaurants, tennis courts, fabulous spas, incredible Olympic Pools, and it is with no doubt the perfect destination to spend your honeymoon package in Egypt or even to enjoy a unique exquisite wedding celebration.
Where to Stay While being El-Gouna
The best thing about El-Gouna is that it contains some of the most luxurious and fabulous hotels all over Egypt and all of them are equipped with the most required facilities so that all of their guests enjoy the accommodation as they have always wanted. There are 32 amazing hotels in El-Gouna with different categories. Here are the best 13 resorts & hotels to stay in El Gouna:
1. Cook’s Club El-Gouna For Adults Only
This adorable hotel is located only five minutes boat-ride from Zeytouna Beach and among its best features are its beautiful landscaped pool area, the interesting well-furnished guest rooms which most of which include balconies with a stunning view of the Red Sea. All rooms are modern and have personally controlled air conditioners, a minibar, a satellite TV, and all of the most essential amenities for convenient accommodation. Although it is a 4* Hotel it has some amazing reviews based on the quality of services offered through its restaurant that overlooks the lagoon, its private pool, the fabulous leisure activities that you can enjoy all around you. It contains 144 rooms and the distance between it and the center of El-Gouna is around 498 m.
2. Steigenberger Golf Resort El-Gouna
This is an elegant 5* hotel that offers lots of spacious rooms with balconies overlooking the amazing beauty of the Red Sea, the lagoons, or the pool and it is located on the Golf Course of the PGA championship. You will find there a staggering spa, an outdoor pool, and guests who are accommodated there can access the private beach of the hotel. There is a service of free WiFi wherever you are in the hotel and the restaurant in the resort is well known for its fabulous types of meals and if you would like to get a meal or snack, you can head directly to the lagoon side terrace. For extra enthusiasm and excitement, you can head to the fantastic gym at the beach or to take your children to the pool of the playground where they are going to enjoy the most. The resort provides its guests with a shuttle to Hurghada International Airport and it takes only half an hour to reach the airport. It contains 268 guest rooms and based on the rating of previous tourists, it is going to be your perfect choice for a memorable vacation.
3. The Three Corners Rihana Resort
This fascinating resort has the best Nubian style which is the best chance to meet with the amazing beauty of the traditional furnishing. You will find inside that resort a terrific private beach, a number of amazing restaurants, incredible swimming pools that are amazing for children, and also free parking services. This is a 4* resort in El-Gouna that provides guests with the best facilities to enjoy all through their accommodation. The whole rooms inside the resort are equipped with a satellite TV, a minibar, a private bathroom, a hairdryer, and many other amenities for a more relaxed accommodation. The resort offers also massage and spa services for its guests and while being there, you will get the chance to enjoy a snorkeling excursion, a camel ride, and many other water sports. The number of rooms in this resort is 166 rooms.
4. Casa Cook El-Gouna
It is located around 3 Km away from Abu Tig Marina and it was opened in August 2019 providing tourists with two magical restaurants, a wonderful outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free private parking. It is such a wonderful 5* hotel and it contains 100 spacious rooms. The distance between it and Hurghada airport is only 63 Km and this makes it a perfect spot to have tours to different Egyptian destinations. Every room in that hotel is equipped with a marvelous seating area and regarding its junior suites, they offer a shared swimming pool. The area around that impressive hotel is famous for cycling where you can hire a bike and head around the area in a discovery tour.
5. Dawar El-Omda For Adults Only
This is one of the best 4* hotels in El-Gouna where you can spend a magical vacation without spending very much money. It contains 66 stylish rooms that contain private balconies, a minibar, a private bathroom, a satellite TV, and lots of other incredible necessary tools for the best type of accommodation. The hotel provides a wide variety of water sports just like diving and snorkeling in addition to offering the shuttle service to the majestic beach of Zeytona island.
6. Sultan Bey Resort
It is such a wonderful hotel that overlooks the amazing El-Gouna Lagoons. It is a 4* resort and features many facilities for its guests including an outdoor pool, some marvelous gardens and it takes only two minutes from the hotel to reach the beach. There are 155 interesting rooms in the resort and all of them are equipped with the necessary decorations and amenities including a satellite TV, two beds or a king-size bed based on your request, an air-conditioner, and a balcony or a panoramic window. The main restaurant of the resort serves lots of Egyptian & international buffets in addition to light snacks and drinks throughout your accommodation. It offers also a shuttle boat towards Zaytouna Island and at night, you will be able to enjoy shopping at Tamr Henna Square.
7. Bellevue Beach Hotel
This is a 4* hotel located 25 Km from Hurghada and among its main characteristics are its spa center, the amazing private beach area, its outdoor pool, amazing restaurant, dry-cleaning services, the gift shop at the property, and many other fabulous services the hotel offers to its guests. There are 86 impressive rooms inside that hotel and the distance between the hotel and Hurghada Airport is 27 Km.
8. Movenpick Resort and Spa
This is with no doubt is considered the most luxurious and the most interesting 5* resorts in El-Gouna. Its rooms are amazing and each room has its own private balcony, a seating area, a minibar, a bathroom and the best thing about that resort is that it is located only one kilometer from El-Gouna Golf Club. There is a wonderful restaurant in this resort called Palavrion and it serves the tastiest Egyptian delicacies with many international dishes. Guests enjoy a lot while spending some time in the hotel’s spa and after that, they decide to go and enjoy some snorkeling and diving excursions. There are 420 rooms inside this charming resort to allow the biggest number of travelers to enjoy the best possible accommodation.
9. Labranda Club Paradisio
It is a 4* Hotel in El-Gouna that occupies a beachfront location and it takes only a few minutes driving and you will find yourself in the 18 hole golf course clubhouse where you will spend some unforgettable time with the members of your group. Among the most impressive amenities, you will find inside that hotel are amazing fitness centers, 3 incredible swimming pools which will be such a marvelous chance for your children to enjoy in addition to having the best shopping arcade. Each room in that impressive hotel has a lovely view whether at the sea, the garden or at the pool. There are 200 rooms in the hotel and each of them has its own amenities from a private bathroom, a minibar, and other things. The restaurants inside that resort offer a wide variety of cuisine just like Marco Polo Restaurant and Morgan Seafood restaurant.
10. Sheraton Miramar Resort
It is a marvelous all-inclusive 5* resort which is located in downtown El-Gouna and offers a private beach, a spacious outdoor pool, a jewelry shop, and a marvelous shopping arcade. It contains 339 rooms and each one has a stunning view over the pools, the lagoons, or the private beaches. What is really fascinating about that resort is that it was built on 9 islands connected by footbridges and garden paths. This hotel offers also many water activities including snorkeling and incredible windsurfing. Moreover, the resort is equipped with the most impressive gym and eight staggering restaurants & bars.
11. Ancient Sand Golf Resort & Residences
Here is another exceptional 5* fanciful Red Sea Resort that is located in El-Gouna and offers a combination between apartments and luxury hotel accommodation and each of its rooms has a lovely amazing view either of the sea, the lagoons, the coastal Mountains, or at the Golf Course. It takes only thirty minutes to drive to reach Hurghada Airport. There are 144 spacious rooms and each one has its own impressive feature. The resort includes five incredible swimming pools, a terrific private beauty center & salon, the best restaurant that serves many types of both oriental and international food with the best dessert and drinks. It is such an amazing starting point to enjoy diving, golfing, kite-surfing, swimming, shopping, and many other amazing things.
12. La Maison Bleue El-Gouna for Adults Only
This is the perfect place for couples who are planning their honeymoon as it is a totally private 5* hotel with only 11 rooms inside. There is free WiFi service in the hotel, a spa, an outdoor pool, an amazing fitness center. Each room contains its own balcony, bathroom, a coffee machine, a TC, and a hairdryer. The hotel is located around 27.8 Km from the New Marina and only around 30.1 Km from Giftun Island which is famous for being the most exceptional snorkeling spot in Hurghada.
13. Hawaii Caesar Dreams Resort and Aqua Park
It is a 5* resort suitable for couples and families with its amazing fitness center, garden, lounge, and incredible location which is far away from Hurghada International Airport at only 20 Km. There are 116 rooms inside the hotel and each one of them has an air-conditioner, a satellite flat-TV, a kettle, a hairdryer, a shower, and lots of other necessary amenities. It is such a recommended resort to enjoy the best accommodation ever opened in May 2019.
Best Time to Visit El-Gouna
While being in El-Gouna, you can enjoy the most enjoyable pleasant weather in both winter and summer. At any time of the year, you can enjoy the most marvelous water activities in El-Gouna by heading to the amazing coastal beaches to enjoy with your family. The average temperature in El-Gouna in winter is 25°C and in summer, it is 33°C with dry weather.
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