SOURCE: Marriott

Cairo Egypt Hotels

October 08, 2010 10:15 ET

Palace of Dreams: Cairo 5 Star Hotel Offers a Royal Experience

CAIRO, EGYPT--(Marketwire - October 8, 2010) -  Style and sophistication, plus the magical quality of history and heritage give the Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino a unique place in the fabric of the city. The nineteenth century Gezira Palace sits proudly between the hotel's two modern towers, which offer stunning views as the Nile flows past Zamalek Island. The magical 5 star hotel in Cairo is currently being upgraded with a multi-million dollar two-year renovation program. 

An oasis in the midst of Cairo, this downtown hotel features six acres of lush and verdant gardens. Business travelers and conference-goers drawn to accommodations in Cairo will find the Cairo Marriott offers the ideal location to match its unrivalled facilities. Cairo Museum and Opera House are nearby, so too is the Old Town, the Citadel and Muhammad Ali mosque. If 'retail therapy' is needed wander through the lanes of Khan Khalili bazaar or visit the more modern and stimulating shops on Zamalek. The pyramids of Giza and Sakkara and the Sphinx are but a short drive away.

Inside, the hotel Gezira Palace houses Cairo meeting rooms, splendid banquet halls, and conference facilities comprising seventeen multi-purpose rooms. The Aida Ballroom can hold up to 1,000 people and has simultaneous translation facilities. The Salon Vert and Salon Royal offer the perfect setting for receptions and dinners, while Salon Eugenie can be utilized for exclusive private dining in royal settings. 

Throughout the hotel guests can rely on all the services and facilities of a five star hotel, including: 24-hour room service; unisex hair and beauty salon; Health Club offering sauna, massage and exercise; heated swimming pool and whirlpool; wireless internet in public areas; retail outlets including travel agents, banks, florist, fashion boutiques, jewelers, pharmacy, and on-call doctor. Try your luck at the Omar Khayyam Casino where the professional staff will guide you through the challenges of Blackjack, Roulette, Stud and Video Poker and slot machines seven days a week and 24 hours a day.

Escape from the hot and noisy bustle of the city to Cairo restaurants that are relaxing and elegant, sophisticated and easy going. The hotel has 14 outlets, rich in the variety, not only of the cuisine but also the surroundings and ambience. Guests can sample the traditional local food or enjoy the comfortable flavors of their home country. Experience the finest steaks, Italian, kebabs, or Japanese dishes all in one convenient location. Start the day with a sumptuous breakfast buffet or lose yourself in the atmosphere of an English pub. Or dine al fresco and enjoy a breath of fresh air at the Garden Promenade Café. Wherever your taste buds lead you, Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino will satisfy your appetite and tastes.

Because we care and never relax in our quest to improve the service we provide, the management and staff at this luxury hotel in Cairo fully understand what creates a memorable and unique experience for their guests. It is not simply the luxurious surroundings, relaxing ambience and delectable cuisine. Guests remember their stay for the quality of service, the human element of unobtrusive attention from staff who are proud of their hotel and who show in their attitude that the guest comes first.