TUI MAGIC LIFE Kalawy is a family-friendly hotel boasting its own private beach edged by a lagoon. You’ll love the spacious rooms with their dark-wood furniture and plush decor, but chances are you’ll spend most of the day in the hotel’s expansive grounds. There you’ll find four pools, one boasting three waterslides, all surrounded by loungers where you can soak up the Egyptian sun. The activities on offer feel endless, including canoe rental and scuba diving excursions in the hotel’s tropical lagoon. There are also theme days including La Vida Loca, which involves flash mobs, foam parties and other surprises. With five restaurants on offer, even the fussiest eaters will be satisfied. The hotel is in Hurghada, a 35-minute drive from Safaga.

Overview of Hurghada

If you love hot weather, beach holidays and watersports, it’s worth considering holidays to Egypt. The region of Hurghada, on the Red Sea Riviera, is a great holiday spot. Think long stretches of white beaches lapped by the gentle waters of the Red Sea. Imagine colourful reefs lying just offshore, making this one of the world’s best regions for scuba diving. Picture the unique rolling dunes of the Sahara Desert. Add in the untouched charm of Hurghada City’s old quarter of mosques and bazaars, and you have all the ingredients for the perfect holiday. Stay at TUI MAGIC LIFE Kalawy and your trip will be complete.

Things to do in Hurghada

Difficult though it might be to tear yourself away from TUI MAGIC LIFE Kalawy, head to nearby Safaga. From here, you can take a jeep safari or camel ride into the Sahara Desert. You’ll stop at a traditional Bedouin tent for a refreshing mint tea and to watch the sun set over the dunes. It’s also worth exploring Hurghada, a 70-minute drive away. You’ll love relaxing at the glitzy marina, where you can rub shoulders with the locals as you enjoy a hibiscus tea or a shisha pipe. While there’s a lot of international restaurants here, you can also try local delicacies such as camel steak and roast pigeon. You’ll be captivated by this beautiful region, with its perfect beaches, striking desert and unique culture. The whole family will enjoy a visit to Hurghada’s sun-soaked shores.

Resort Summary

Just five hours flight time from the UK, the white-sand beaches of the Hurghada region are nestled against the Red Sea, rich with some of the best dive sites in the world. On the other side is the secluded desert, offering visitors plenty of adventure on their cheap Hurghada holidays. From topping up your tan along the coast to exploring colourful underwater reefs, you’ll find yourself surrounded by natural beauty and exciting sites waiting to be discovered.

Boasting a year-round dry and temperate climate, average temperatures throughout the year stay well into the 30s, making it the ideal spot for a winter retreat. Families will relish in day trips to the waterpark and aquarium, while little ones won’t miss out on the dazzling marine life as you board a glass-bottomed boat and explore the coral lined coast.