CAIRO MARRIOTT HOTEL & OMAR KHAYYAM CASINO
Rooms: 1087 rooms, including 71 diplomatic suites, 28 executive suites, four ambassador suites, five presidential suites and two royal suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: Simultaneous translation, audiovisual equipment and 17 multi-purpose conference rooms available.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fully equipped gym, heated pool, jacuzzi and three tennis courts.
Guest Services: Shopping, bank, florist, travel agency, pharmacy and doctor on call, free Wi-Fi.
Wining & Dining: Omar’s Cafe, Roy’s Country Kitchen, Saraya Gallery, Ristorante Tuscany, JW’s Steakhouse, Egyptian Nights, Harry’s Pub, Garden Promenade Cafe, Bakery Shop, Waves Snack Bar, Torii, Billiard Bar and Lobby Bar.
GOLDEN TULIP FLAMENCO HOTEL CAIRO
Rooms: 173 deluxe rooms and suites equipped with free Wi-Fi and located close to the city centre. Business & Conference Facilities: Three function rooms, one meeting room and four boardrooms.
Guest Services: Concierge, limousine, express check-in and check-out, laundry service and babysitting. Wining & Dining: Flamenco Restaurant, Carmen Lounge Bar and Florencia Restaurant.
MERCURE CAIRO LE SPHINX
1 Alexandria Desert Road PO Box 16, Pyramids, 12556 Giza
T: (02) 3376 7555
F: (02) 3377 4930
Rooms: 280 rooms, including 10 standard family suites, 26 Privilege Pyramid View rooms, 14 Pyramid View rooms and 230 standard rooms.
Business & Conference Facilities: Three meeting rooms. Technical and audiovisual equipment.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Health club, sauna, steam room, massage, outdoor swimming pool.
Guest Services: Concierge, business centre, limousine, express check-out, 24-hour room service and laundry service.
Wining & Dining: Alexandria Restaurant, Romeo & Juliet Restaurant, El Tekki, Philae Pool Bar, Pyramid Cafe, Le Mirage Club.
FAIRMONT NILE CITY
Rooms: 548 art déco rooms and suites.
Guest Services: Parking, babysitting services, concierge and laundry services.
Business & Conference Facilities: 10 meeting rooms, secretarial services, courier service, translators, interpreters and stenographers.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Spa, health club with aerobics and pilates classes.
Wining & Dining: Bab El Nil Restaurant (Middle Eastern), Napa Grill Restaurant (Californian), Saigon Restaurant & Lounge (Asian fusion), O Bar, Onyx Lounge, Sky Pool Poolside Dining and in-room dining.
MELIA SHARM RESORT & SPA – SHARM EL SHEIKH
PO Box 421 Montazah, Ras Nusrani Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai
T: (02) 069 367 0888
F: (02) 069 367 0880
Rooms: 468 rooms with terraces with sea or pool view.
Business & Conference Facilities: Variety of conference rooms, business centre, Wi-Fi.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fitness centre, outdoor heated swimming pool, scuba diving centre, YHI spa. Guest Services: Concierge wake-up call, 24-hour front desk, 24-hour room service.
Wining & Dining: Main Restaurant, Aqua, Ô Grill, Chill-out Restaurant, Lobby Bar, Luna Lounge.
BARCELO PYRAMIDS CAIRO HOTEL
Rooms: 236 rooms.
Business & Conference Facilities: Various styles of meeting rooms, business centre and banquet hall. Health & Leisure Facilities: Outdoor heated swimming pool, disco, health and beauty club.
Guest Services: Covered parking, free Wi-Fi
Business & Conference Facilities: Meeting rooms, fax and telephone services.
Wining & Dining: Horus Restaurant, Nefertari Restaurant, Sphinx Restaurant, Cheops Lobby Bar, Ramses Bar and Osiris Pool Bar.
Rooms: 21 rooms, including standard rooms, superior rooms and executive rooms.
Business & Conference Facilities: Work corners are spread throughout the hotel.
Guest Services: Concierge, airport transport services, 24-hour room service, laundry services, two terraces.
Wining & Dining: Longchamps restaurant. Breakfast buffet served from 7am until 10am.
SEMIRAMIS INTERCONTINENTAL CAIRO
Corniche El Nil PO Box 60, Garden City, Cairo
T: (02) 2798 8000
F: (02) 2798 8111
Rooms: 726 rooms, 79 suites including business, junior, executive, Nile and presidential. All suites are Nile View.
Business & Conference Facilities: 11 banquet and meeting rooms, plus Semiramis Pavilion with smart interactive whiteboards, high-speed Wi-Fi, seven multi-function meeting rooms and four private offices. Health & Leisure Facilities: Health club, sauna, steam, massage, cool plunge bath and swimming pool. Guest Services: Concierge, business centre, limousine, express check-out, 24-hour room service, laundry services and babysitting.
Wining & Dining: Night & Day, the Grill Restaurant & Lounge, the Pane Vino Restaurant & terrace, the Bird
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL CAIRO AT THE FIRST RESIDENCE
Rooms: 269 rooms and suites, all equipped with flat-screen TV and entertainment systems.
Business & Conference Facilities: Four daylight banquet rooms catering to up to 220 people. One Nileview banquet room catering to up to eight people.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Spa and wellness centre, nine treatment rooms, Nile-view couple’s suite, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, men’s and women’s gyms, pool.
Guest Services: Concierge, limousine, parking, 24-hour room service, DVD library, salon, ATM, laundry, doctor on call 24/7, babysitting, adjacent mall, on-site casino.
Wining & Dining: Tea Lounge, Aura Restaurant, La Gourmandise, Library Bar, STRADA.
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL ALEXANDRIA
Rooms: 118 guest rooms, including 31 suites, all with balcony. Non-smoking rooms also available. Business & Conference Facilities: Business centre open 8am-5pm daily. Business equipment, secretarial services, high-speed internet. Four meeting rooms, one ballroom, one boardroom.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Spa and massage treatments, fitness centre, squash court, steam rooms, sauna, whirlpool, outdoor & indoor pools.
Guest Services: Limousine service, DVD library, beauty salon, currency exchange, doctor or nurse on call 24 hours, safety deposit boxes, parking.
Wining & Dining: Byblos Restaurant, Stefano’s Restaurant, Kala Restaurant, Fresca Café and Gelateria, Lobby Lounge, Le Bar Lounge and Bleu Bar, Fish Restaurant and Lounge, Pool Bar & Grill, in-room dining.
Visas are available upon arrival for US and EU citizens and are required. Visitors may purchase one-month visas at the airport for $25. Currently, these can then be extended for up to three months, although visa regulations can be subject to frequent changes. Taxis are cheap and abundant, and can be a practical way to move around Cairo. The city has both yellow and white cabs, the latter being more modern and offering metered fares. If the taxi does not include a meter, fares should be negotiated before setting off.
Ministry of Defence & Military Production
Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Wealth
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Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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Ministry of Interior Affairs
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Ministry of Commerce & Industry
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Alexandria Business Association
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General Authority for Investment and Free Zones
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ACCOUNTANCY & LEGAL
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