After a day of visiting the Pyramids of Giza, it’s nice to have a good place to rest and enjoy some relaxation. Luckily, you won’t have to travel very far for great accommodations. The following hotels are all within three miles of the pyramids:
- The Mena House Oberoi: When enjoying some of the world’s best ancient history, why not stay at a former Egyptian palace? Before The Mena House Oberoi was a hotel it was the Egyptian King Isma’il Pasha’s hunting palace. This hotel offers rooms with a view of the pyramids and boasts closeness, at only a thousand yards from the pyramids. If you are a golfer, The Mena House Oberoi is the only hotel in Cairo with it’s own private golf course.
- Mercure Cairo Le Sphinx Hotel: This hotel has an amazing view of the pyramids from the pool deck. The outdoor pool with it’s view is the most boasted about feature by those who have stayed here. Other than the pool with the amazing view, Mercure Cairo Le Sphinx Hotel has its own nightclub, a sauna, a steam room, coffee and free newspapers in the lobby, a fitness center, a health club, laundry facilities, and spa packages.
- Moevenpick Resort Cairo-Pyramids: The Moevenpick Resort is surrounded by gardens and offers a view of the pyramids from their health club’s restaurant balcony. The resort has a large outdoor pool, with a poolside bar. If you enjoy playing pool, the resort has a pool table. For those looking for internet access, the Moevenpick does offer wireless internet for a surcharge.
- Grand Pyramids Hotel: Every night this hotel offers live entertainment and camel rides around the courtyard. There are three restaurants on site, as well as a snack bar/deli and a bar. The hotel features an indoor and an outdoor pool with a poolside bar. For those here on business, the hotel offers a business center and a meeting room. If you would like to have your transportation pre-arranged, limo and town car services are available. For those who like to stay healthy on vacation, the hotel features a health club, fitness center, and a sauna.