|location. the sonesta cairo hotel and casino is located in cairo, egypt, seven kilometres from the airport and 35 kilometres from the giza pyramids.
hotel features. the sonesta cairo hotel and casino is a modern, ten storey building with a colonnaded, marbled lobby leading to an atrium with chandeliers and velvet sofas. Onsite amenities include wireless internet access, a gift shop, 24 hour room service and valet parking.
the sonesta cairo hotel's japanese sushi restaurant features leather seating and is open for lunch and dinner. The rustic style italian restaurant, la gondola, offers intimate candlelit dining and hosts live music every evening. Decorated in traditional middle eastern style, baalbeck serves lebanese dishes and offers live entertainment. The poolside bar offers a range of snacks, and the casual restaurant serves a daily buffet breakfast.
the sonesta cairo hotel and casino's conference facilities include banqueting space and small meeting rooms, the hotel can host large scale events with up to 1,000 delegates.
in addition to a british colonial style 24 hour casino, the sonesta cairo hotel features an outdoor pool and a spa centre with hydrotherapy pools, vichy showers, a sauna and turkish steam room. A range of beauty therapies and massage treatments are available, and the spa also houses a fitness suite with a wide range of equipment. Sinbad, the hotel's nightclub, offers dancing into the small hours.
guestrooms. the 257 guestrooms are decorated in light, neutral shades with soft lighting and white cotton bedding. All have wireless internet, minibars, satellite television and complimentary newspapers. Bathrooms offer robes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
expert tip. the great pyramid at giza was named as one of the original seven wonders of the world. Despite being the oldest wonder, dating back to approximately 2500 bc, it is the only one still standing.