The location of this hotel could not be better - a tranquil setting amid beautiful lush gardens on Zamalek Island in the River Nile. The city centre is situated in the immediate vicinity, while it is about 15 km to Cairo International Airport.||The main building was constructed in 1869 for European monarchs to view the opening of the Suez Canal. Amidst exotic gardens, two modern towers border the former royal palace and display the magical combination of traditional elegance and contemporary appointment, which this casino resort offers. The family-friendly establishment and the Omar Khayyam Casino deliver world-class hospitality and are the perfect places to relax, do business, and enjoy the service in an exquisite palatial setting. The main building and the two neighbouring buildings with 20 floors comprise a total of 1,250 rooms, of which 108 are suites. Facilities on offer in the air-conditioned buildings include a lobby area, a reception desk manned around the clock, a safe, two currency exchange desks, a cloakroom, 12 high-speed lifts, a newspaper stand, 20 shops, a hairdressing salon, a dining room, and 14 conference room. Guests are truly spoilt for choice in the culinary arena, with a total of 14 restaurants and bars available, some of which are open 24 hours a day. Amongst the variety of cafes, bars, and international restaurants, it is also possible to enjoy the liveliest Irish pub in Cairo. Additional facilities include medical assistance, and for additional charges, an Internet connection, both room and laundry services, and parking for those arriving by car. Other Hotel Information : Year of construction : 1869, Year of most recent renovation : 2007, Annexe (s) : 2, Number of floors (annexe) : 20, Total number of rooms : 1250, Suites : 108, Connecting rooms, NO Connecting rooms Other amenities/ services: Wheelchair-accessible, NO Wheelchair-accessible, Disability-friendly bathroom, NO Disability-friendly bathroom, King-size bed, Double bed, Bathroom, Shower, Bathtub, Bathrobes, Balcony, Carpeted floors, Safe, Individually adjustable air conditioning, Cable TV, Direct dial telephone, Ironing set, Wake-up service, Tea and coffee making facilities, Kitchen, Microwave, Air conditioning in public areas, 24-hour reception, Hotel safe, Currency exchange facilities, Cloakroom, Lift access, Newspaper stand, Shop, Garden, Wired Internet, Room service, Laundry service, Medical service, YES Car park, NO Garage, Sun terrace, Gym, Babysitting service, Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), NO Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), NO Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), Wi-fi, Cafe, Bar, Restaurant, Highchairs, Poolside snack bar, Air conditioning in Restaurant, Childrens swimming area, Sun loungers, Parasols, Pub, Sauna, Hot tub, Massage, Spa treatments, Hairdressing salon
Important place or monument close to the hotel: Housed in former palace (1869) to mark the opening of the Suez Canal, combines traditional grace with 2 highrise Towers with connecting curved Wing on Gezirah island of the river Nile, Cairo Opera House -1km, Camel Market -3km, Egyptian Museum -3km, Khan Khalili Bazaar -6km, Pyramids of Giza -15km. Nearest exhibition centre: World Trade Centre -3km. Nearest airport: Cairo Intl Apt -15km.
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