El Gouna, Egypt

Nestled between the shores of the Red Sea and the mountains, El Gouna is a fantastic destination for a holiday. There are many shops, bars and restaurants on offer, and five sandy beaches offering a variety of water-sport options.

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El Gouna

El Gouna is a well designed holiday destination, built on 10km of beach and spread across islands and lagoons, the resort features a number of deluxe villa complexes, hotels of varying size and categories, a marina and a good choice of bars and restaurants.


An entry Visa is required for Egypt and costs approx 15 GBP per person.

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El Gouna Hotels (?)

Three Corners Ocean View Hotel Photograph of Three Corners Ocean View Hotel
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The Three Corners Ocean View Hotel is situated along the Abu Tig Marina, featuring two swimming pools and access to a private beach. This adult only hotel offers comfortable accommodation and a good r...

4.7 / 5 from 77 reviews

Ali Pasha Hotel Photograph of Ali Pasha Hotel
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The Ali Pasha Hotel is a small hotel with a private and intimate environment which will appeal to many....

4.3 / 5 from 10 reviews

Three Corners Rihana Resort Photograph of Three Corners Rihana Resort
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Three Corners Rihana Resort boasts a diving centre and a windsurfing centre, direct access to the lagoon beach and plenty of organised entertainment for adults and children....

4.6 / 5 from 7 reviews

Sultan Bey Hotel Photograph of Sultan Bey Hotel
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The hotel is situated close to downtown El Gouna and offers guests a comfortable base, with access to an outdoor pool, a childrens pool and kids club....

5 / 5 from 2 reviews

Sheraton Miramar Resort Hotel Photograph of Sheraton Miramar Resort Hotel
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Set in the midst of the resort of El Gouna, Sheraton Miramar lets you island-hop without leaving the hotel. This five-star pick offers entertainment, swimming pool and a private beach on the shores of...

4.7 / 5 from 6 reviews

Dawar El Omda Hotel Photograph of Dawar El Omda Hotel
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This hotel offers the best in service and a warm, private atmosphere with all the amenities and activities within easy reach. Local textures, mosaic floors, meticulously chosen antique furniture, orig...

4.8 / 5 from 4 reviews

Steigenberger Golf Resort Photograph of Steigenberger Golf Resort
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The Steigenberger Golf Resort is situated in the middle of the El Gouna USPGA approved championship golf course. Great hotel for the keen golfer....

4.7 / 5 from 3 reviews

Labranda Club Paradisio El Gouna Hotel Photograph of Labranda Club Paradisio El Gouna Hotel
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Guests of Club Paradisio also have access to all the facilities of the sister hotel Steigenberger Golf Resort which is located nearby and conveniently reached by shuttle boat....

4 / 5 from 1 reviews

Fanadir Hotel Photograph of Fanadir Hotel
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Small and friendly adult only hotel with Arabic-inspired architecture, an eco friendly ethos and a relaxing atmosphere...

4.5 / 5 from 4 reviews

Three Corners Rihana Inn Hotel Photograph of Three Corners Rihana Inn Hotel
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This hotel is designed in Nubian style domes situated on the shores of the lagoon, an ideal spot for families....

4.4 / 5 from 9 reviews

Arena Inn Photograph of Arena Inn
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The Arena Inn is a 4-star resort hotel located by a lagoon and connected by a bridge to the lively downtown area. This hotel is the ideal choice for a relaxing holiday for couples and families....

4.3 / 5 from 3 reviews

Panorama Bungalows El Gouna Photograph of Panorama Bungalows El Gouna
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Set on a large plot overlooking an 18 hole golf course and El Gouna, this resort is great for families and couples looking for a beach holiday combined with nice accommodation and a good range of on s...

4.3 / 5 from 50 reviews

El Gouna Reviews

Holiday Date:12th Sep 2017
Accommodation:Three Corners Ocean View Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive
(5 suns)

Loved all of it, amazing, marina was perfect.

Holiday Date:4th Sep 2017
Accommodation:Three Corners Ocean View Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin - Sea View
Board:All Inclusive
(5 suns)

So much to do, the locals are all friendly and very welcoming.

Holiday Date:18th Jul 2017
Accommodation:Three Corners Ocean View Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive
(5 suns)

El Gouna is on several lagoons, very pretty, very safe and very clean, with some very good quality shops.

Holiday Date:23rd Jun 2017
Accommodation:Three Corners Ocean View Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin - Garden View
Board:All Inclusive
(5 suns)

Fantastic chilled holiday destination. Great places to eat and drink, all very clean and easy to get around.

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Beaches

There are five sandy beaches in El Gouna; Buzzha beach, Mangroovy beach, Three Corners Hotel beach, Marina beach and Zeytouna beach.

Found on its own island is the Zetouna beach, featuring a 400-metre jetty which provides access into deeper water and the coral reef plateau. This beach has good facilities including towels, drinks and food, bathrooms and fresh-water showers.

To the north of the Abu Tig Marina is the Mangroovy beach, a well serviced beach particularly popular for kite-surfing. Buzzha beach is located on the northern end of Mangroovy beach, again with good facilities and a great spot for watching the kite-surfers.

Moods beach has a private beach club and is located on the northern side of the marina, as well as the usual facilities it features a massage parlour on the beach. The secluded beach on Tawila Island is accessed via a boat trip, and is a great spot for snorkelling.

Out and about

El Gouna is situated just north of Hurghada around 25km from its international airport, the resort features a marina, an 18-hole golf course, boutiques, elegant restaurants and bars. Getting around is easy within the resort with its local shuttle services, taxis and tuk tuks.

A variety of shops, market stalls, courtyard cafes, bars and restaurants can be found in El Gouna's downtown area which has been built in a traditional Egyptian style with winding alleys and inner courtyards.

The resort has a good variety of dining options and bars, and nightclubs for those looking to dance the night away. It offers a unique dine around programme where guests staying on half-board, full-board and all-inclusive may select to take a voucher (value dependent on where you are staying, not all hotels are part of the scheme) and dine at one of the participating restaurants in the resort.

Activities available in El Gouna include scuba diving, snorkelling, kite surfing, horse riding, boat trips and golfing.

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