Hurghada

Welcome to Hurghada

Hurghada is a luxury resort town divided by Sigala, El-Dahar and El-Memsha. Sigala is where you’ll find many seaside resorts, mid-range hotels and plenty of restaurants. South of Sigala, you’ll find luxury resorts. El-Dahar is the older charming part of town with its bountiful bazaar. El Memsha, which means the village road, is the modern part of the city. There are numerous luxury locations nearby, visit Soma Bay, Makadi Bay, and Sahl el Hashish. Considered the capital of the Red Sea Riviera, Hurghada is south of Suez and 550 km from Cairo. You can reach Hurghada by ferry from Sharm-el-Sheikh, the road from Luxor and by the Hurghada International Airport.

Information & Facts

Activities

Reef Diving
 
Shore Diving
 
Snorkeling
 
Boat trips
 
Beaches
 
Nightlife
 
Marina
 
Cultural trips
 
Quad biking
 
Islands
 
Golf
 
Spa
 
Kayakking
 
Banana Boat
 
Sea scooters
 
         

Climate

The temperature is lovely all year round, with Hurghada’s dry desert climate you should expect large differences in the temperature between night and day, days are hot, while nights can get pretty cold especially during winter months. Temperature can reach highs of 18 C and lows of 42 C.

Eating Out

International restaurants, such as Japanese, Thai, Italian and Chinese available all over Hurghada, as well as many places serving traditional Egyptian and Middle eastern cuisine.  

Getting Around

Taxis, and local buses are in use, as well as hotels private taxi limousine services.  The local taxis, we advise to agree the price and your destination you wish t travel too, before getting in the taxi.   Whilst the taxis based in the hotel will all be at a fixed price, and shoould be displayed n the hotel for you to see.

Kids Attractions

Beaches

Islands

Boat Trips

Snorkelling

Glass bottom boat

Water parks

Language

Arabic is the main spoken language in Hurghada, however due to the large ammount of international tourist most people do also speak English as well as Russian, french & German

Money

Most currencies are accepted, the local money of Egyptian pounds, as well as sterling, euros and dollars are all welcomed.

Night Life

World renowned bars such as Little Buddha, Hard Rock Cafe and Papa Johns, for booth food, drink and partying.  Amongst many other local bars and night clubs can be found with a wide variety of choices , there is also the marina with many small cafes to enjoy a quiet relaxing evening.

Restaurants

Hard Rock Cafe, Little Buddha, as well as many international restauraunts serving food from, Thailand, Italy, China, and many more, with a great choice of middle eastern and local Egyptian Cuisine.  To try out and enjoy.

Shopping

Senzo Mall - great for shopping with shops from top named brands.

El Dahaar Bazaar - best place after a day in the sun to be shopping for all your best bargains! Don't forget to barter for the best prices! 

Downtown - Great for souvenirs!

 

Sightseeing

Marina

Marina Boulevard

Maymya Island

Brothers island

Paradise Island

Time

The time difference from Hurghada to the uk is +1 hour.  So not a big time difference to get used too!

This hotel is situated in Hurghada and is a 10-minute drive from Hurghada International Airport. It features a large pool with waterslides, a heated swimming pool and a hot tub. Guests can enjoy free access to Aqua Park as well free access for children..
Located in Hurghada with its own private beach area, Alibaba Palace has one of the largest outdoor swimming pools in Hurghada. The resort rated 4 stars offers, a diving centre, beach and water park all on site. Other entertainment available include..
This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Featuring a lagoon-style pool, a private beach area and a spa centre, this property is a 4-star luxury resort. The bright, spacious rooms open onto a balcony overlooking Hurghada or the Red Sea. A flat-screen..
his property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. This all-inclusive Red Sea resort offers an outdoor Olympic pool, a long private beach and private pier. It offers rooms with balconies overlooking the sea, 5 minutes’ drive from Hurghada’s bustling Al Sakala..
This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. This all-inclusive beach hotel is located along the Red Sea, just 3 km from the centre of Hurghada. It features 800 m² of freshwater pools, and rooms with balcony and free minibar. Candlelit dinners with..
This property is 6 minutes walk from the beach. Overlooking the Red Sea in Hurghada, this 4-star resort features a private beach area and 2 outdoor pools. It also has a tennis court and a shopping arcade. The spacious rooms at Hurghada Coral Beach Hotel..
Situated directly on a Red Sea beach, this 4-star resort offers air-conditioned rooms with a balcony. Its 8 outdoor pools and the waterfalls pool are surrounded by shaded loungers. There is a children’s pool with water slides. Guests can enjoy free..
This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Only 5 km from Hurghada Airport, the all-inclusive King Tut Resort features free Wi-Fi, a large pool and direct access to the beach. Rooms have private balconies, which overlook the coral reef. The bright..
Featuring a private beach on the Red Sea, this 4-star resort offers air-conditioned accommodation with a satellite TV. It features 2 outdoor pools and a sauna. Water sports are available on site. All of Mercure Hurghada’s rooms have a balcony or..
This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Just 5 minutes' drive from Sakkala downtown, Sphinx Resort overlooks its own sandy beach and offers premium Red Sea dive sites. It has 3 restaurants, spa and 3 swimming pools. The elegantly furnished..
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Accommodation Offers

Empire Beach Resort, For Egyptians And Foreign Residents Only

Empire Beach Resort, For Egyptians And Foreign Residents Only

Bed & Breakfast

 for 3 Nights

From $26
Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh, For Egyptians And Foreign Residents Only

Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh, For Egyptians And Foreign Residents Only

All Inclusive

 for 7 Nights

From $509

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