While the sun sets on Egypt's (surprisingly long) summer, here are a string of adult-only hotels where you can sleep in without having to worry about the kids.
Of COURSE we love our kids. Obviously they're the most precious things in our lives, nay, in our whole world. But lord help us if we don't need a vacation to ourselves sometimes. While the sun sets on Egypt's (surprisingly long) summer, here are a string of adult-only hotels where you can sleep in without ever waking for the school bus.
LA MAISON BLEUE EL GOUNA // @lamaisonbleueelgouna
Especially catered to couples and clientele who are accustomed to luxury hotels, La Maison Bleue features European-inspired antiques and architectural elements right along the shores of Mangroovy Beach, in close proximity to Abu Tig Marina.
CASA COOK EL GOUNA // @casacookhotels
Counted among Thomas Cook's award-winning collection of boutique hotels, this Red Sea oasis is designed with cosy earthy tones and raw wooden furnishings.
COOK’S CLUB EL GOUNA // @cooksclubhotels
Awarded one of the TripAdvisor’s Traveller's Choice awards in 2020, this El Gouna hotel is built along a saltwater lagoon and features gorgeous interiors, alongside an ideal mix of relaxation and nightlife.
STEIGENBERGER PURE LIFESTYLE RESORT // @steigenbergerpurelifestyle
With a TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice award of its own, this all-white, all-suite adult-only boutique hotel features modern designs with a focus on luxury.
PREMIER LE REVE // @premier_le_reve
This Sahl Hasheesh gem is a self-titled adults only paradise. Built on extensively landscaped grounds, this hotel leads you from the pool to the sea all in one gorgeous vista.
MERAKI RESORT HURGHADA // @merakiresort
Describing themselves as the first clubbing/boho resort in the Middle East, Meraki’s resort houses a total of 13 bars and cafes, making the destination only fit for visitors above 16 years old.
DAWAR EL OMDA BOUTIQUE HOTEL // @dawarelomdahotel
Built in the style of an old Upper Egyptian mayor’s mansion, this El Gouna hotel is another recipient of the TripAdvisor’s Traveller's Choice award. It features a playful twist on classical interiors, and spans across the saltwater lagoon between downtown and Kafr El Gouna.
LEMON & SOUL MAKADI BAY // @lemonandsoulmakadibay
Located between the LABRANDA Royal Makadi and LABRANDA Club, this adult-only hotel is situated right next to an array of bars and restaurants, and is home to Sundowner Rooftop Bar so you can sip and gawk at the sunset over the sea.