The Nile Ritz-Carlton

Cairo, Egypt


Inspired by Egyptian royalty, this luxurious 5-star hotel prioritises spaciousness and elegant style. Pharaonic slabs are built into the very interior of this opulent retreat in the heart of Cairo, which overlooks both the Nile River and the historical Egyptian Museum.

Key Features

  • Cleopatra-inspired beauty rituals and spa treatments with soothing facials, traditional Egyptian milk baths and mineral body wraps.
  • Independently operated Crockfords Casino, sister to Mayfair’s first-class Crockfords establishment in London.
  • Flavours from around the world can be found on your culinary journey through nine different fine dining options.
  • Rooftop cocktail lounges overlooking the Nile River and the ancient landscape.

Experience panoramic views over the Nile from the comfort of your own Egyptian cotton linen bed. Pamper yourself like Cleopatra by taking a milk bath, or enjoy a mineral-rich mud cocoon or sea-salt exfoliation. Whatever you choose, the team at the Ritz-Carlton excel in delivering the finer details.

Delight in the traditional cuisine with Mezze and signature plates in the Bab El-Sharq garden. Gaze over at the Egyptian Museum from the flourishing Eden, lit up by Middle Eastern lanterns. Encounter authentic shisha and professional belly-dancing as you enjoy your own Arabian nights. You will be spoilt for choice with nine different dining options and a rooftop lounge with incredible views. Take a culinary journey through each restaurant specialising in exceptional experiences that celebrate various flavours, offering both fine dining and relaxed encounters. From mixologist bars to sweet boutiques, every tastebud will be catered for in this exceptional culinary environment.

Why we love it

With the Nile on one side and one of Cairo’s main attractions – the Egyptian Museum – on the other, everything is on your doorstep. Tick off your Egyptian bucket list with ease from this amazing, central location. Explore ancient Cairo in the morning before retreating to the pool or spa in the afternoon – the best of both worlds.

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