Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

Following an extensive renovation, directed by French interior designer Sybille de Margerie, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan artfully blends its iconic heritage with a fresh contemporary design.

Following an extensive renovation, directed by French interior designer Sybille de Margerie, Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan artfully blends its iconic heritage with a fresh contemporary design. Built on a mound of pink granite overlooking the Nile, the hotel also boasts wonderful views of Elephantine Island, Khnum Temple, the Aga Khan's tomb and the town of Aswan. The colonial-era palace has rooms with gold and maroon interiors and sunset Nile views while the modern tower wing has rooms, all with Nile-facing balconies, and a sumptuous new spa. Rooms have deep tubs or rain showers, all with Hermès toiletries. Dive into the magnificent pool overlooking the Nile. Indulge at the luxurious spa with a wide range of rejuvenating treatments or savour a fine meal at 1902 restaurant.

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