The hotel, built in 1902, has 77 rooms and exudes the glory and graciousness of a golden era as one of Alexandria's ‘Heritage' hotels. Built like a small palace right on the waterfront, this city hotel is located in the social and cultural hub of the city with its street cafés, shopping boutiques and seaside promenades. Inside the hotel are its handpicked ‘objets d'arts', painted ceilings and fresco reliefs, all sophisticated accents contributing to the hotel's luxurious ambience. Each of the recently refurbished guest rooms and suites offers its very own private balcony and panoramic views of the eastern harbour. In addition to a lobby area with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, cloakroom and lift access, facilities available to guests at this fully air-conditioned establishment include a café, newspaper stand, mini supermarket and a hairdressing salon, as well as a bar and a restaurant for drinks and dining options. Further amenities include conference facilities and WLAN Internet access (fees apply). Guests can also take advantage of room and laundry services. The rooms vary in size but are mainly large and kept in good condition. Rooms are tastefully decorated in a traditional manner with antique-style furniture. In addition to a private bathroom with a bathtub/shower and a hairdryer, in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, hi-fi, Internet access and a minibar. Individually regulated air conditioning units, a safe and a balcony/terrace are further standard features of all accommodation units. The restaurant is located near the lobby and is also furnished in antique style. It serves a rich buffet. Other culinary options include the King Edward Restaurant.
The hotel is located 5 km from the nearest airport, 5 minutes' walk from the nearest metro station (Ramle station), 2 km from Misr station and a 2-minute walk from the nearest bus stop.
This is an historic, stone building.
The lobby is very small with an old-fashioned lift to one side. The reception area is also small and is decorated in marble.
Cancellation policies can vary seasonally or depending on the hotel or room type. You can review the specific policy for the hotel you selected during the reservation process.
All children are welcome. One child under 6 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib. One older child or adult is charged USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room. The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1. Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management. Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed