LOCATION: in the southern suburb of SHARM EL SHEIKH, approx. 5 km from the entertainment centre in Naama Bay; approx. 7 km from Sharm El Sheikh airport; free hotel bus on the premises of the complex.
BEACH: private, sandy, approx. 1.8 km long, approx. 300 m from the hotel, access via hotel premises, coral reef by the shore, water entry from 2 piers, sunny terrace and 2 pools with saltwater on one of them, where you can admire the coral reef, free umbrellas, sunbeds and towels; 2 bars.
HOTEL: five-star, well-maintained, opened in 1994, renovated in 2009, lobby, 442 rooms, 4 buildings, 1-2 floors, 24h reception, main restaurant Coral - international cuisine, buffet meals, highchairs for children available, restaurant Mastaba - international cuisine, buffet meals, vegetarian meals; Pool 55 bar by the Aquamarine building, pool bar, 2 beach bars, safety deposit box in reception, ATM, mini-shopping arcade, among others: supermarket, clothes boutique, souvenir shop, chemist's; conference centre for 1 thousand people; extra charges: wireless Internet, hairdresser, beauty salon, childcare (on order), laundry, room service; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club.
ROOM:standard: 2-person (1 or 2 extra beds available), approx. 30-40 m2, well-maintained, individually controlled air-conditioning, bathroom (shower, wc; hairdryer), satellite TV, telephone, safety deposit box, mini-bar (2 large bottles of mineral water and soft drinks upon arrival); free cot for children up to 2 years old; balcony or terrace (table and chairs).
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: 2 swimming pools, heated in the winter, sweet water: approx. 587 m2, depth 0.6-1.8 m, separate section for children and approx. 625 m2, sunbeds, umbrellas and towels available by the pools free of charge; playground for children, mini-club (4-12 y.o.), animations for children and adults, aqua aerobics, gymnastics, games, beach volleyball, football, entertainment programmes in the evening, disco (drinks payable); extra charges: pool table, casino; diving centre; Elisir Spa centre, gym, Jacuzzi, Turkish bath, steam bath, massages, beauty treatments.
ALL INCLUSIVE: buffet breakfast (7.00¬10.30), buffet lunch (13.00-15.00), buffet dinner (19.00-22.30) in restaurants Coral and Mastaba; afternoon snacks in indicated bar (15.00-17.00); soft drinks and local alcoholic drinks in indicated bar (10.00-24.00); wearing all inclusive bands is required.
CONTACT: 0020/693601610, www.dominacoralbay.com
Times of serving meals and the functioning of certain hotel infrastructure elements may be subject to minor changes due to the season, weather conditions, Guests' requests or force majeure, which the hotel management will not have an influence on.
DLA DZIECIwydzielona część basenu, plac zabaw, miniklub, animacje, foteliki w restauracji
Pilot: tourists are looked after by a Polish resident, whose tasks include help upon arrival, departure and stay, as well as registration for local trips.
Visas: required in the case of participating in local trips: Luxor, Cairo, Coloured Canyon, Ras Mohamed National Park. Buying approx. 15 USD at the airport in Egypt is obligatory. Passport must be valid a minimum of 6 months.
Flight duration: Warsaw–Sharm El Sheikh – 4 h
Local time: GMT+2
Language: Arabic; communication in English also possible.
Voltage: 220 V.
Currency: Egyptian pound (EGP), 1 EGP divides into 100 PT (piastra), 1 EUR = approx. 7 EGP, 1 USD = approx. 6 EGP.
Prices in the hotel and restaurant: lunch – approx. 25 EGP, water 1.5 l – approx. 7 EGP, beer – approx. 16 EGP, coffee, tea – approx. 7 EGP.
Transport: taxi - approx. 25 EGP.
Beaches: free entry.
Tips: baksheesh (share your wealth), customary, and even required!
Local trips: organised by local tourist agencies on terms specified by them. There is a possibility, that if there are too few participants, a trip may be cancelled.
Cairo (1.30-23.30) - depart to the largest city of Africa, constituting the political and cultural centre of the Arabian world. Sightseeing: The Museum of Egypt - a unique repository of one of the oldest and most powerful civilizations on Earth; the pyramids in Giza - the Great Pyramid of Giza, Khafra, Menkaure and the mysterious Sphinx; from the outside: 12th-century Citadel and Alabaster Mosque. Possibility of a Felucca cruise on the Nile (approx. 5 USD/person). Entry to the pyramid optional: large: approx. 27 USD, medium: approx. 10 USD. Price – approx. 70 USD, children up to 12 years old - approx. 40 USD. Visa with a stamp required.
Jerusalem (23.00-23.30) – day trip to Israel. The route runs through the Negev Desert and Dead Sea to the Holy City - Jerusalem. Sightseeing: Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Via Dolorosa (Road of the Cross) - fifth station, Golgotha, Mount of Olives, travel to Bethlehem - Church of the Nativity. Bathing in the Dead Sea. Price – approx. 125 USD, children up to 12 years old - approx. 115 USD. Price includes lunch.
Petra in Jordan (1.00-23.30) – day trip to the city forged in rock, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Passage through the Siq narrow gorge to the dramatic site - the city of Petra and Al Kazneh. Passage by the Street of Facades to the market with a Roman theatre, while admiring the royal tombs on the way. Price – approx. 255 USD, children up to 12 years old - approx. 195 USD. Price includes lunch and border fees.
Tiran Island (8.00-17.00) – ship cruise towards Tiran island, located between Egypt and Saudi Arabia. Time for relaxation on the ship deck, bathing and snorkelling or diving, discovering the charms of the underwater world of an intact coral reef. Price of snorkelling – approx. 40 USD, children up to 12 years old – approx. 20 USD. Equipment rental for snorkelling available: mask approx. 4 USD, flippers approx. 4 USD. Price of snorkelling: 1 intro (descend underwater): approx. 50 USD, 2 intros (2 descends underwater): approx. 70 USD; one instructor per participant. There is a Polish instructor on the boat.
Ras Muhammad (8.00-17.00) - a trip by ship to Ras Muhammad National Park. Relaxing on the ship deck, bathing, snorkelling or diving, discovering the charms of the underwater world of an intact coral reef. Price of snorkelling – approx. 40 USD, children up to 12 years old – approx. 20 USD. Equipment rental for snorkelling available: mask approx. 4 USD, flippers approx. 4 USD. Price of snorkelling: 1 intro (descend underwater): approx. 50 USD, 2 intros (2 descends underwater): approx. 70 USD; one instructor per participant. Entry to Ras Muhammad National Park payable: 7 USD. There is a Polish instructor on the boat.
Sea Scope (boat with glass side walls) – 1-hour cruise by boat with a deck that is partly immersed under water. Admiring the most beautiful coral reefs of the Red Sea without going into the water. Price – approx. 45 USD, children up to 12 years old - approx. 23 USD.
Mount Sinai and St Catherine's monastery (22.00-14.00) - night trip (on foot, part of the road can be covered on camels - approx. 20 USD) to Mount Sinai - 2285 m a.s.l, where Moses received the tablet with the Ten Commandments from God. Welcoming a unique sunrise and climbing down the mountain hill to St. Catherine's monastery erected around the year 530. It belongs to the Greek Orthodox church and has valuable collections: Bizantine mosaics from the 6th century, a collection of icons of St John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary. You should take with you comfortable sport shoes and warm clothing. Price – approx. 35 USD, children up to 12 years old - approx. 20 USD.
Safari adventure - Mini National Park Nabq (without visas only with us!) - Jeep expedition through the Sinai desert to two gorces - wide and narrow. Camel ride. Jeep ride to lunch in a Bedouin tent on the beach. Visiting a mangrove forest. Bathing in the Red Sea in the heart of the Nabq National Park. Price – approx. 50 USD, child up to 12 years old – approx. 30 USD.
Megasafari - 45 minutes of craziness on quads on the desert, break for tea in a small Beduin village, camel ride, lunch, transfer to the beach on quads. Under the supervision of instructors: an hour of sailing, snorkelling on the reef, introduction to windsurfing, a round on a banana (30 min). Ride on a kayak or pedalo. Price - single quad: 75 USD, double: 120 USD.
Colourful Canyon in Jeeps - depart in the morning in Jeeps and drive through the desert to the heart of the Sinai Peninsula - the Colourful Canyon, third largest in the world. Approx. 1.5h walk and admiring the rock formations. Transfer to lunch in Dahab and free time for shopping. Price – approx. 55 USD, children up to 12 years old – approx. 30 USD (includes lunch, drinks additionally payable). Sport clothes and footwear required. Visa with a stamp required.
OWD diving course for beginners - in 3 or 4 days, under the supervision of a Polish instructor you can take an OWD diving course, with PADI certificate. Price approx. 300 USD, plus PADI OWD certificate – approx. 40 USD, book – approx. 40 USD. For those who have qualifications also: Advanced Water Course – price – approx. 300 USD, Scuba Diver – approx. 150 USD. Night scuba diving – approx. 35 USD. We cooperate with a diving centre that has 5* in PADI scale.
Local excursions are organized by local travel agencies under the conditions fixed by them. It's possible to disorganize trips due to low number of applicants.