Old Palace Resort

At the Old Palace Resort, you can expect a bumper list of activities for little ones, sweeping sea views and plenty of bars and restaurants. Plus, the hotel is perched on a strip of shortbread-coloured sand that slopes into the Red Sea.

The main pool comes with a swim-up bar and the second pool has an area that’s sectioned off for children and a whirlpool bath.

The main restaurant offers a tempting buffet where plates are piled high. At dinner time, you also have two a la carte options, and after you’ve eaten, expect glitzy shows with no small amount of razzmatazz!

Overview of Sahl Hasheesh

Sahl Hasheesh is a modern seaside resort that’s gained a reputation as being one of Egypt’s most luxurious spots. When you visit Sahl Hasheesh on your holiday to Hurghada, expect to enjoy some of the longest beaches on the Red Sea coast, a top-class hotel like the Old Palace Resort and coral reefs where you can meet the local marine life.

Particularly popular with families and couples looking for a relaxing getaway in spectacular surroundings, Sahl Hasheesh has an easy pace and a luxurious atmosphere.

Things to do in Sahl Hasheesh

The beach just outside the Old Palace Resort is one of Sahl Hasheesh’s finest. Although it’s a top spot for relaxing, it’s also primed for diving and snorkelling trips. There’s even a colourful coral reef just offshore that’s worth donning your goggles for.

Back on dry land, it’s a 20-minute drive to Hurghada. Families relish trips to the aquarium and waterpark, while little ones love seeing the marine life on a glass-bottom boat tour.

If you’re looking for a spot of culture, head to the city where ancient and modern worlds merge. The old quarter’s home to mosques, bazaars and maze-like streets, while the marina provides boutique shops and luxury yachts.

In Sahl Hasheesh, you can enjoy sumptuously tranquil surroundings, spectacular sunsets and plenty of secluded spots where you can unwind and soak up the sunshine.


Resort Summary

Sahl Hasheesh, meaning grassy plain, was developed as a premier holiday resort where visitors could relax in an exclusive environment of dazzling Arabesque buildings. Enjoy sumptuously tranquil surroundings with all the ingredients of a an amazing holiday.

The resort rises up on a natural slope, so you’ll have many opportunities to take in the superb scenery out across the bay and inland to the Red Sea Mountains. It’s also the perfect Egypt holiday spot to enjoy some spectacular sunsets.

Designed to resemble a traditional Middle Eastern town, there are stunning sandstone buildings with gleaming gilded domes, elegant columns and ornate turrets. With its sleek marble walkways and over 48 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, there’s also plenty of secluded spots to unwind and enjoy the sunshine.