Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor Hotel

Corniche El Nile Street, Luxor, Egypt  show map
 5 stars
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Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

Billiards/Pool tables

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Sofitel Winter Palace has been open to its guests since 1886.

It is settled in a tropical garden on the Nile banks, just in the heart of the city.

The five-star hotel offers 86 rooms and six suites, swimming pool, a fully equipped business center and three restaurants. Wi-Fi is provided throughout the hotel.

Number of rooms:   92.

Rooms

There are 86 rooms and six suites at the hotel. Guests can choose between 24sqmt classic room, 32sqmt superior room, 37sqmt luxury room and 76sqmt prestige suite. Rooms feature air conditioner, plasma TV, high speed internet access , minibar, in-room safe, bathroom with shower and some balcony overlooking either the garden or the city.

Dining options

The 1886 restaurant serves dinners only. It is famous for French delights and is open from 7pm to 11pm. L’oasis restaurant surrounded by palm trees lies by the swimming pool and offers international cuisine from noon till 11pm. La Corniche restaurant welcomes guests for breakfast and a la carte dinner. International cuisine is served from 7pm till 11pm. There are two bars in the hotel: Nile terrace which overlooks Nile and the West Bank and Royalbar which is a truly English bar perfect for cocktails and other refreshments.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The Horus meeting room lies ideally in the Royal garden and can accommodate up to 60 guests. The Victorian Lounge holds 100 people. Both rooms are equipped with high stand technology. The hotel provides translating and interpreting service, fax and photocopying facilities.

Leisure

Guests are welcome to use the hotel’s outdoor heated pool. Table tennis, billiard and volley ball facilities are available.

Additional features

The hotel provides airline desk, 24-hour concierge, dry cleaning and ironing services, safe deposit box at reception, tourist information desk, travel agent services, currency exchange, babysitting on request, parking and services for children.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Night club
  • Spa lounge
  • Sauna
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Corniche El Nile Street, Luxor, Egypt

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City Center
  • Luxor
    1700 ft
Airports
  • Luxor (LXR)
    4.7 mi
  • Sohag (HMB)
    71.3 mi
Restaurants
  • 1886 Restaurant
    200 ft
  • El Tarboush
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    92

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Rooms and availability

There are 86 rooms and six suites at the hotel. Guests can choose between 24sqmt classic room, 32sqmt superior room, 37sqmt luxury room and 76sqmt prestige suite. Rooms feature air conditioner, plasma TV, high speed internet access , minibar, in-room safe, bathroom with shower and some balcony overlooking either the garden or the city.

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Classic Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 260 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Single room

Room facilities
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
    Size: 345 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Single room

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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 400 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
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        Luxury Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Single beds or King-size bed or Twin beds
        Size: 400 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Garden View

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor Hotel Luxor location
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          Hotel Address:

          Corniche El Nile Street, Luxor, Egypt

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Luxor
            1700 ft
          Airports
          • Luxor (LXR)
            4.7 mi
          • Sohag (HMB)
            71.3 mi
          Restaurants
          • 1886 Restaurant
            200 ft
          • El Tarboush
            200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            92

          Hotel Awards

          EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLuxorSofitel Winter Palace Luxor

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Egypt

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          The prominent Luxor’s sights include the Valley of the Kings, the temple complexes of Luxor and Karnak, Medinet Habu, the Tombs of the Nobles and the Ramesseum Temple.

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1400 ft

          Places of interest

          • Luxor Basar - 400 ft
          • Luxor Tempel - 1000 ft
          • Luxor Temple - 1000 ft
          • Medinet Habu - 1400 ft
          • Valley of the Nobles - 1400 ft
          • Memnonkolosse - 2700 ft
          • Karnak Tempel - 1.8 mi
          • Colossi of Memnon - 1.8 mi
          • Karnak Temple - 1.9 mi
          • Medinet Habu Temple - 2.7 mi
          • Valley of the Kings - 3.0 mi
          • Deir el-Medina - 3.0 mi

          Train stations

          • Luxor Train Station - 2300 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Luxor Museum - 4600 ft

          Local attractions

          • Mummification Museum - 1.7 mi
            Corniche El-Nil, Luxor
          • Temple of Medinat Habu - 2.4 mi
            Thebes, Luxor
          • Banana Island (Gezira el-Mozh) - 2.1 mi
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          Near the hotel

          • Luxor Temple - 1300 ft
            Corniche El Nil St. Luxor, Luxor
          • Abu El-Hagag Mosque - 1400 ft
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          Restaurants nearby

          • 1886 Restaurant - 200 ft

            Address: Old Winter Palace Hotel

            73% likes this, based on 96 reviews
            Price Range: USD 15 - USD 20

          • Regal Lounge Bar & Grill - 1200 ft

            Address: Junction of St. Joseph/El-Madhi and El Madina Streets
            Phone: 0195272245

            79% likes this, based on 50 reviews
            Cuisine: International
            Price Range: USD 3 - USD 11

          • Puddleduck - 1800 ft

            83% likes this, based on 538 reviews
            Cuisine: International

          • El Tarboush - 200 ft

            Address: Khaled Ben El Walid Street
            Phone: 20 95 2366999

            63% likes this, based on 27 reviews

          • Deans Bistro - 1500 ft

            67% likes this, based on 161 reviews

          Getting there.

          Luxor International Airport lies within a sort drive from the hotel. There is a good train connection between Cairo, Luxor and Aswan. Otherwise, busses leave regularly from behind the Luxor Temple in various directions.

          Getting around.

          The easy way to get around in Luxor is to rent a bike. Bikes can be rented on both the East and West Banks of Luxor. There are numerous taxis in the city. Another option to get around is by minibuses, which have fixed routes and converge at the railway station.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            92

          Hotel Awards

          EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLuxorSofitel Winter Palace Luxor

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Egypt

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          Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 74 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.2
          Rooms
          8.1
          Service
          8.2
          Value
          7.8

          Guest reviews

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor Hotel Luxor location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Corniche El Nile Street, Luxor, Egypt

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Luxor
              1700 ft
            Airports
            • Luxor (LXR)
              4.7 mi
            • Sohag (HMB)
              71.3 mi
            Restaurants
            • 1886 Restaurant
              200 ft
            • El Tarboush
              200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              92

            Hotel Awards

            EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLuxorSofitel Winter Palace Luxor

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Egypt

            Use Badge