On a gorgeously landscaped 20 acres, this luxury resort is an oasis of tranquility just beyond the fast pace and high energy of an exciting and modern city. Cataract Resort guests can find calm strolling the gardens, lounging poolside, or at the hands of a talented masseuse. Challenge someone to a friendly tennis match or burn off some energy at the fitness center. Visit the nearby Step Pyramid of Sakkara for a look at the ancient history of Egypt. And afterward, choose from four charming restaurants for a satisfying meal nearly any time of the day.
Limousine service available (fees apply)
On-site squash courts
Rich colors and elegant furnishings are the signature of these classic rooms at Cataract Resort. Enjoy the garden or pool view from a private balcony or terrace, available in all rooms. Other standards include individually controlled air conditioning, a large television with cable and satellite channels, in-room mini-refrigerator and direct phone lines. Oasis rooms at Cataract Resort are the largest and perfect for families or an extended, home-like visit, with two levels and a separate sitting area.
Find fresh air and tranquility on the road to the Step Pyramid of Sakkara, out beyond the bustle of the largest city in Africa. Sip a cold drink in the warm sun beside the freeform outdoor pool at the Cataract Resort. Or keep up with an exercise routine with a few laps, a spirited tennis match, squash game or workout in the fitness center. From snacks to lavish buffets, there is always something delicious cooking at the four on-site restaurants. Ready to explore the area? Take the shuttle bus downtown and visit the Egyptian Antiques Museum, Cairo Tower or Cairo Opera House. The pyramids and Sphinx are nearby and one of the most fascinating sites of the ancient world. Start with the one closest to the Cataract Resort and the oldest in Egypt, the Step Pyramid of Sakkara.
Cairo International Airport (32 mi/53 km)
The Step Pyramid of Sakkara (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
Cairo Tower (6.2 mi/10 km)
Egyptian Museum (11.8 mi/19 km)
Meeting and conference rooms available
High speed Internet access available (fees apply)
CATARACT RESORT Rooms
There are three room types, Oasis, Pavilion and Executive. The Oasis rooms are located in the main buildings surrounding the swimming pool, and are decorated in light pastel colours with light brown marble flooring. They have large, nicely furnished bathrooms and large balconies. The Pavilion and Executive rooms are on the ground floor with decor similar to the Oasis rooms.
24 hour room service
Car rental desk
RV or truck parking
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There are several restaurants which all serve high quality cuisine; however, the main restaurant is found on the grounds in a separate building.
Terms and conditions
Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.
The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.