This hotel is located in the affluent district of Heliopolis about 10 km to the east of Cairo city centre. The hotel lies on a main road between the airport and city centre and is therefore well connected with the transport network. The airport is roughly a 10-minute drive away. A diverse selection of bars restaurants shops fascinating museums and the International Conference Centre are all to be found in the near vicinity while the famous pyramids at Giza and Cheops are about a 45-minute drive away. This city hotel comprises a total of 98 rooms of which 5 are suites. Facilities on offer include a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk lift access a newspaper stand a selection of shops a currency exchange facility and a hairdresser's salon. Also available within the building are a café and an air-conditioned à la carte English-style restaurant serving international cuisine which is open day and night. Guests may also take advantage of the bar and nightclub and room laundry and medical services round up the hotel's offerings. The pleasantly furnished rooms all come with an en suite bathroom and are fitted with a direct dial telephone satellite/ cable TV a minibar an iron and ironing board and Internet access. The air conditioning in the rooms is individually adjustable. Near the hotel it is possible to play golf tennis racquetball and squash. Lunch and dinner can be taken à la carte.