Egypt

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

An elegant hotel full of historical charm. The hotel has been stylishly brought up to date with state of the art technology while retaining original character.  


This historical hotel sits in a prime position overlooking Elephantine Island. Approximately 25 minutes from Aswan Airport.

Sybille de Margerie blends French elegance and Egyptian heritage in 138 Aswan hotel rooms. In the gold scarlet grandeur of the Old Palace, or the bright contemporary Nile Wing, enjoy a Sofitel MyBed, private balcony, Hermes lotions and Bose sound.

PREMIUM ROOM, 2 Single beds, Nile view36m²: 390sqf, Intriguing blend of modernity and opulent luxury, with stunning views overlooking the charming Nile. Sofitel My Bed, LCD TV, marble bathroom, separate shower and bathtub, French amenities, complimentary low bandwidth internet.

PALACE PREMIUM ROOM, 1 king-size bed, garden view45m²; 480sqf, stunning master piece of art elegantly decorated with warmly painted walls, high ceiling, balcony, tropical garden view. Sofitel My Bed, LCD TV, marble bathroom, shower, French amenities, complimentary low band.

LUXURY ROOM, 1 king-size bed, sitting area, terrace, Nile river view62m², 667 sqf; stunning master piece of art elegantly decorated with warmly painted walls, high ceiling, balcony, tropical garden view. Sofitel My Bed, LCD TV, marble bathroom, shower & bathtub, French amenities, complimentary low band internet access.

PALACE LUXURY ROOM, 1 king-size bed, sitting area, balcony, garden view53m², 570sqf, reflects the sense of the history with its classic furnishings, high ceiling and soothing color, Sofitel My Bed, LCD TV, marble bathroom, shower, bathtub, French luxury amenities, complimentary low band internet access.

  • 220/240 V AC
  • Airconditioning
  • Bathroom doors 32 inches wide
  • Data port in room
  • Free in-room mineral water
  • Ice machine
  • Safe deposit box in room
  • Spa/Jacuzzi in bathroom
  • Turn down service
  • TV with on-screen billing info
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Cordless telephone
  • Crib in room
  • DDI - Direct Dialing In
  • Manual temperature control
  • Opening windows
  • Radio in room
  • Remote control TV
  • Satellite/cable colour TV
  • Telephone in bathroom
  • Telephone
  • TV with VCR
  • Web TV
  • Wi-Fi in your room
  • Work desk in all rooms
  • High speed transmission line
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Iron in room

The Sofitel Legend has 4 Restaurants & 4 Bars Terrace - serves international cuisine.
1902 Restaurant - is a Gourmet restaurant serving French cuisine with fine wines from the sommelier. Oriental Kebabgy - serves regional cuisine.
Saraya - offers Mediterranean cuisine.
Palms bar - guest can enjoy cocktails. Promenade - is the pool side snack bar serving cocktails and tea.
The Bar - piano bar serving drinks.
Yasmine - tucked by the pool overlooking the Nile, guest can enjoy a hand-squeezed lemonade or energy-boosting smoothie.