|Top vacation (Flight+Hotel)||$496|
|Family vacation (Flight+Hotel)||$499|
|Romantic vacation (Flight+Hotel)||$495|
|Luxury vacation (Flight+Hotel)||$480|
|Budget vacation (Flight+Hotel)||$494|
Located on the pristine calm of the Red Sea in Egypt, Hurghada is a getaway package worth its weight in gold. The gorgeous coastline stretches along 40km, making it ideal for SCUBA diving. You can visit sea creatures at the Hurghada aquarium, Sand City and Mini-Egypt or take a day trip to the Cairo pyramids.
Hurghada has its own airport, which means visitors can save time by taking a direct flight from Manchester or London. Opt for deals with inclusive flights, lodgings and airport transfers. Opting for a hotel or lodgings near the beach instead of at the beachfront will save on accommodation costs.
If you're planning a family vacation, the school holiday periods are ideal. This is also when you will experience warm weather. Outside of this, May and June as well as September and October are excellent months to visit, as this ensures that you avoid higher prices. These are hot, sunny months and ideal for a beach vacation or diving trip.
The Hurghada Marriott Beach Resort is one of the best in the area. This 5-star hotel is located on the beach front, is equipped with a sumptuous pool area and the upmarket rooms boast sea views.
The 4-star Mercure Hurghada Hotel offers all-inclusive accommodation with a beachfront location, offering a pool, tennis, squash and diving trips as well as seven restaurants and bars. These are great options for any holiday, from a business trip to a vacation. You can reach these hotels from the airport via a rental car or taxi.
Top hotels for a Hurghada family vacation include the Mirage Bay Resort and Aqua Park, which is family friendly and located 10 minutes from the beach and close to the airport. It has a private beach area for the kids and an on-site aqua park with a child-minding facility as well as a fitness center.
The Steinberger Aqua Magic hotel in Hurghada offers plenty of family-friendly water fun, a Magic Tors Kids Club and Teens Club. There are mini-buffets for the kids, a golf course and an on-site souk. It's close to the city center and airport.For romantic vacations in Hurghada:
For an adults-only or romantic vacation the Bel Air Azur resort offers outdoor pools, restaurants and six different on-site bars and various couples packages. It's located 2 minutes from the beach, close to the CBD and airport.
The Sunrise Romance Sahl Hasheesh Resort (Adults Only) is another great option. It's located in the Old Town and offers a spa and wellness center, honeymoon and swim-up suites, and suites with Jacuzzis. You can reach both of these hotels via your airport transfer.For luxury vacations in Hurghada:
Luxury hotels along the beachfront include the Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh. This all-inclusive hotel is set amidst palm trees and private beaches. The resort features impressive Arabian architecture, sky atria, pools, lawns and fountains. Restaurants, spas and an in-house diving center complete the package.
The Kempinski Hotel is located in Soma Bay and features lagoons, pools and waterfalls which lead to a quarter mile of sandy beach. The resort boasts 325 rooms, a spa, 5 restaurants and bars and breathtaking views. It can be reached by rental car and taxi or airport transfers.For budget vacations in Hurghada:
Budget hotels in Hurghada include the Royal Star Empire Hotel. This is a great 3-star option for families or couples. It's located very close to the beach and offers pool or ocean view balconies. Breakfast and airport transfers are included in the package, as is free internet.
The Captain's Inn is a very quaint 3-star option, located in El Gouna. It offers breakfast, free parking, internet and is located on the beachfront. Both hotels are easily reached from the aiport via taxi, rental car or shuttle.