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Winster
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a little unsure about returning to Egypt given all the turmoil in the middle east. We needn't have worried the hotel was as good as ever (we've stayed here 3 times now) The professional, warm welcome and polite attentive staff made us smile every day. Although not busy, the food was better than ever as was the service...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear blakelowcottages, Thank you very much for choosing us again for your recent vacation and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We were delighted to read through your comments and to hear that you spent a great time again while enjoying all our various facilities and services. We will happily share your feedback with our entire team as it is...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I came here for my partner's birthday. I can honestly say that this resort gave us one of the most beautiful experiences and memories so far. The rooms were stunning, with gorgeous views of the sea. The resort has a private beach, which was perfect for us. Also, the customer service was outstanding! Kempinski is quite far...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear twotickets2, Thank you for staying with us on this special occasion and for taking the time to share your experience via TripAdvisor. What a great recognition to hear that you had the most beautiful experience and memories in our hotel. We are thrilled to see that you have enjoyed our various services & facilities along with the outstanding customer...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't try much facilities as we came only to spend a day on the nice, one of the best beaches in the area. We had a great day, enjoyed to the maximum. Hotel seemed to be half empty, no people around the pool due to a freezing water in it I suppose. Still the beach was quiet busy. The...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear linda8511, Thank you for taking the valuable time to share your experience on TripAdvisor following your recent short visit to us. The entire team is pleased that you had a great day with us and found our staff friendly. Your comments are appreciated and are extremely important to us. We have communicated your constructive feedback about the pool to...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sea View Room directly facing the Red Sea with the sunset in the distance every night. Plenty of adventures awaits every turn from, beach volley ball, tennis, scuba diving Camel rides and dinner on the Red sea. It does not get any better than this.(5 star for sure.)

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear glennlawrence, Thank you for staying at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay and for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and liked the various activities and services. We are looking forward to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Russel Storey General Manager

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was superb. Service, food, facilities everything was really good I can't find a single flaw. The room that they've provide was really nice having a good view. Will visit here again and will surely bring some more friends with me.

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear andryen m, Thank you very much for choosing us for your recent vacation and for sharing your positive experience online. We are more than happy to hear that you had a superb stay with us and enjoyed our facilities & services to the maximum. We have passed on your feedback to the whole team as it is a great...

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The Hotel is absolutely beautiful with a lot of swimming pool and others facilities The food is absolutely gorgeous and the service impeccable You will never find a better quality/ price any where in the world actually and you will enjoy a great weather. We have already been a few times and from April to November it is perfect because...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Samir S, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and for giving us your positive feedback. Your great comments about the various services and facilities of the hotel and Soma Bay are highly appreciated. This will surely encourage more travelers to visit us and enjoy the natural treasures of the area. Thank you once again for staying with...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous hotel, very spacious; very clean; picturesque; beautiful architecture , high quality food; very well trained and friendly staff; ideal for total relaxation and taping into nature; a fully planned schedule is in place daily and delivered directly to your room the evening before ; starting early morning there is stretching class; aqua aerobics in their large pool; beach walks;...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Jazzzzzzzzzzy, Thank you for sharing your impressions on TripAdvisor following your stay at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. It is always a pleasure to read such a wonderful review. Your excellent comments on our location, The Cascades Spa & Thalasso and the other various facilities are highly appreciated. In addition, we could not be more pleased to read that you...

Athens, Greece
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great hotel , with nice rooms and view. Clean and polite stuff. We stay two nights we eat Buffett which was tasty and also the breakfast. It has two different pools and outside jacuzzi also a huge natural lazy river ,the beach in front clean and nice. We had a great time.

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Maria M, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel for your recent stay and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We were delighted to hear that you have spent a great short break with us while enjoying the culinary offer, the water features and the friendly service. We will be more than happy to...

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

At Kempinski soma bay we had an amazing time. The red sea shore and beach activities, the good food, the charming staff - all made our stay most enjoyable. The spa is worth the visit as well. We will certainly come back whenever we can. We even asked for late checkout and were not charged extra. Thanks to good hospitality...

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Russel S, General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, responded to this review

Dear Italy666, Thank you for choosing our hotel and for sharing your feedback online. It was a pleasure reading through your review to find that you enjoyed your time to the maximum and planning to return, which is the best way of recognition and motivation to all our team. We are looking forward to your next visit in a not...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about this hotel is amazing: from the food to the room. Amazing breakfast and dinner with a wide variety of food and mouthwatering plates. Chefs and waiters were extremely helpful and there was little no delay when we requested anything. The seawater is clear and clean and has many corals to explore and different kinds of fish to see....

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Dear leisureismyMN, Thank you for staying with us and taking your time to share your experience via TripAdvisor. “Best in Egypt and One of the Best in the World”; what a great recognition. We are thrilled to see that you have enjoyed our various services & facilities along with the friendliness of our team. We will gladly share your feedback...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Be enchanted by this striking resort destination on the Egyptian shores of the Red Sea, an idyllic leisure retreat blessed with more 7000sqm of picturesque landscape of pools, lazy river, waterfalls and lagoons, flowing down to an immaculate 400m sandy beach. Inspired by the mystique and nobility of the ancient Moorish fortresses, the ultimately luxurious hotel features 325 elegantly-appointed rooms and suites, ranging mostly from 39sqm/42sqm to 185sqm, mixing contemporary decor and European flair, with warm Egyptian hospitality and attention to detail. A host of deluxe leisure arrays and inspiring culinary choices harmonize your refined stay. The accommodation at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay captures the nostalgic elegance of an age where quality and care were a way of life. Indulge in an upgrade with any of our unique and generously spacious suites dotted by unmatched views of the Resort and the Red Sea. Explore an abundance of unparalleled choice enhanced by seamless amenities, direct access to the Laguna Club Lounge while enjoying flawless services and inspirational settings. 22 Junior Suites, 10 Deluxe Suites and 2 Presidential Suites are all confirming the luxe-appeal of Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. A host of deluxe leisure arrays and inspiring culinary choices harmonize your refined stay. Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay is the ideal location for family holiday, honeymooners, incentive program for companies and definitely a heaven for golf players. A charming KIMO kid's club is operating daily from 9am to 6pm with lots of exciting activities under the supervision of a professional attendant. A voyage of epicurean and entertainment pleasures beckons at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay restaurants and lounge. Assuage your palate with luscious and idyllic ethos from around Asia at Bamboo Shoot or authentic international treats at The View, the hotel's main restaurant with inspiring views. Dine at "The View" restaurant or on its inspiring terrace with stunning sceneries of the Red Sea while enjoying a tantalizing gastronomical treat as you savor the unique signature dish, artistically created by our creative chefs. It is juicy, tender and sensually intrigues your taste buds, guaranteeing a wonderful culinary experience. Indulge in a timeless tasty culinary at Al Mar from noon till sunset in a serene setting. Savor premium light meals at the enjoyable Beachcomber. Revel in the epitome of luxury at Sultan Bar with high-end cocktails and heart thumping entertainment. Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay is definitely a heaven for golf players. Being part of Soma Bay luxury destination, the Hotel guests have access to the spectacular "The Cascades Championship Golf Course". If you're feeling inspired to get fit and try a new sport this summer, head to the luxurious Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay on Egypt's Red Sea and try out a complimentary introductory session of various leisure and sports activities including diving, snorkeling with a guide, windsurfing, kite surfing, catamaran, golf, beach tennis and volley ball... These are some of the leisure excitements waiting for you to explore in your next holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay

Address: PO Box 15, Soma Bay 84711, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > Soma Bay
Price Range: ₹ 6,821 - ₹ 21,552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 325
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#1 Family Hotel in Soma Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Soma Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Soma Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Soma Bay
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“go for an upper floor room.... the views are better and you get the setting sun”
 of 5 bubbles blakelowcottages, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea View room or Deluxe Partial view is the best view of all.”
 of 5 bubbles glennlawrence, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lagoon rooms are excellent, if you cannot afford to pay for sea view”
 of 5 bubbles nanicek, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“my room was 3205 which was at the middle not far away from the reception and the restaurant, also the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Damassy, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“better for couples not kids”
 of 5 bubbles mohameds540, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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