20 Places to Celebrate Easter in Egypt This Long Weekend


Searching for a place to enjoy your Easter break with the family? Check out our master list of places in both Cairo and by the sea where you can enjoy a lovely, sunny time!

Baron Hotel Heliopolis offers fun from morning till dawn starting with a special open buffet for breakfast with all kinds of delicious items at 6 am, followed by a unique lunch event with a DJ and band for live entertainment at the Terrace. Churchill Discotheque’s DJ will have the latest English and Arabic hits from 5 pm till 3 am.

The Cairo Marriott Hotel will welcome Easter with a lot of fun surprises, treasure hunts and plenty of chocolate bunnies. Dine at Roy’s on the 8th of April for an Easter Sunday dinner buffet. A breakfast buffet will be served at Omar’s Café from 6 am till 11 am, including classic Easter favourites. Omar’s Café and Promenade Café will both offer a brunch buffet for Sham El Nessim from 1 pm till 5 pm. The Bakery will have special Easter treats of chocolate bunnies, cakes and many more Easter inspired desserts.

Fairmont Nile City guests can enjoy a Sham El Nessim brunch on Cairo’s highest rooftop while enjoying various circus entertainers and Easter kids’ activities tailored by Hamleys entertainment team. An extensive afternoon of circus fun awaits with a very special welcome from Hamley’s very own ring master along with a number of circus performances including clowns, magicians, mimes and jugglers, ensuring memorable moments perfect for the whole family.

On April 9th, Four Seasons will offer a sun-kissed day by the pool with activities for kids, a mouth-watering lunch menu and a DJ. For Zitouni Egyptian restaurant, Easter will bring an array of traditional delicacies with an Easter buffet on both April 8th and April 9th, for Sham El Nessim, from 1 pm till 12 am.

Sham El Nessim at Hilton Cairo Heliopolis kicks off on Monday 9th of April from 1 pm till 5 pm by the Heliopolis pool area. Enjoy the Pizza Bar or Aqua e Luce, where guests can have a traditional brunch featuring live cooking stations, along with live entertainment, a belly dancer and kids’ activities.

Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh is planning some lavish Easter holiday festivities and invites families to re-unite, relax, enjoy and spend quality time with loved ones. Easter Brunch will be served at Café Fresco all-day dining restaurant with a menu created by Executive Chef, Stephan Matz.

On Monday April 9th from noon until 5 pm, Al Khal, Pool Bar and The Lounge will feature live music and belly dancer, a special Sham El Nessim buffet with traditional delicacies, plus a children’s buffet. Fayruz will be a children’s venue from noon till 5 pm, where they can enjoy their exclusive kids’ buffet, followed by an afternoon of fun and games with face painting as well.

Holiday Inn Cairo Citystars will offer a buffet spread at Windows from 12:30 pm until 11 pm.

From noon until 6 pm at the Pool Garden there will be a barbecue buffet with a DJ and kids’ games.

Staybridge Suites Cairo Citystars sees plenty of fun for kids on Sham El Nessim. The fun includes painting, play dough and drawing with an Easter theme, amongst other activities.

This Sham El Nessim “The Beach” Cairo’s dynamic water park, with sandy shores and wave pool, features a beach side buffet, barbeque cooking station and a selection of traditional Egyptian favorites. A Sham El Nessim breakfast or lunch set menu with breathtaking lake and golf course views is featured at Plateau. Alternatively, the Easter Sunday lunch celebration offers an Easter inspired buffet at Mirage Café.

Starting March 25th till April 9th, find an entire collection of favorite Easter treats, such as chocolate eggs, bunnies and colored Easter eggs at La Patisserie.

Evoo restaurant will feature a special Easter lunch, along with children’ activities, a DJ and live entertainment in the hotel. Special room packages are available, inclusive of an Easter Buffet Breakfast.

Mena House hotel will offer a special Sham El Nessim lunch buffet in a pool-side setting at Alfredo restaurant.

Sham El Nessim Day at Radisson Blu Hotel, Alexandria offers a chance to enjoy sunlight, spring breezes and relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

The celebration will take place from 12 noon till 5 pm at Fanar Garden. The program features Sheeba, Belly Dancer Viki and a DJ in addition to a Sham El Nessim themed open buffet. Special room packages are also available.

Renaissance Cairo Mirage City Hotel offers a special Easter-themed international Sunday lunch buffet at Citron. Guests can also enjoy a live band complemented by creative activities for younger guests at Sol Pool Bar. En Passant’s beautifully crafted Easter cakes, created by a talented cake artist, are perfect for family gatherings and gifts. For a late night treat, guests can head to Vintage Bar & Lounge and enjoy a fabulous party with a belly dancer and live entertainment.

This year, Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski offers different accommodation packages, one inclusive of breakfast only, or a more eggs-travagant one inclusive of Easter brunch.

With fun games, appetizing food stations, enjoyable entertainment and valuable raffle prizes, rest assured there will be something exciting for all ages. For Sham El Nessim a family-style brunch will start at 1 pm at The State Restaurant, along with a full agenda of kid’s activities,

Easter at Seasons Country Club will feature special egg hunt games and delicious specialties like Renga Salad and Feseekh Mirror with Spring Onions, as well as a BBQ special selection buffet. Family entertainment will be available all day in the spring-themed garden in the middle of the greenery and sunny weather. Monday the 9th of April will be a special day at Seasons Country Club.

This Sham El Nessim, guests can enjoy fresh air and live entertainment at the Palm Garden and Night & Day, then starting from 12 pm, they can enjoy a special Sham El Nessim brunch and sing-along to Onsy & Natalie’s epic tunes while children enjoy an array of activities including a puppet show, a magic show, egg colouring and everything in between. The hotel also offers a special Sham El Nessim package, inclusive of a delicious breakfast followed by a mouth-watering brunch.

Sheraton Cairo hotel is offering a cabana day use package for a minimum 4 pax per cabana at a special inclusive rate. This offer includes extended breakfast until 12 pm, Easter lunch by the pool, kids’ treats and face painting. Guests can enjoy Easter lunch with a barbecue and pancake station, dive in for a swim in the sun and enjoy the entertainment by the pool.

Sheraton Montazah Hotel will help you celebrate a great Easter Holiday with plenty of activities and fun. Starting on the first night of Easter, guests will enjoy a bunch of entertainment at Caesar Bar, Beach Cafe & Aquarius Discotheque including belly dancing, a DJ, top hits and live music from the hotel’s Trio Band. The following morning guests can relax by the swimming pool and enjoy a special breakfast buffet including colored eggs, smoked salmon and malana followed by a delicious barbecue lunch buffet in the open air together with DJ music, a singing duet, kids’ activities and fun competitions. Chocolate eggs, bunnies, brioche and all the Easter desserts will be available at Café Rendez-Vous.

Celebrate the Easter holiday with family and friends and enjoy a delicious Sham El Nessim breakfast, lunch or dinner buffet with an array of specialties including traditional dishes, in addition to Easter treats, chocolates cakes, cookies and bunnies from the bakery. The daily live entertainment program will include a folkloric show, a belly dancer, a live band, a Fakir Show, a Nubian Show, an African Show, a Karaoke show, Miss Sheraton competition, a mini disco for sweethearts and a kids’ club.

Enjoy Easter celebrations at Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah with selective dining options and exclusive room packages highlighting the Easter mood. Special Easter specialties feature at La Palmeraie and for Oriental cuisine lovers there is Kebabgy’s traditional barbecue set menu. Indulge in a gourmet Easter buffet and enjoy a bountiful Monday brunch at Casa Mia restaurant, featuring Easter specialties with multi-colored seasonal decoration and live entertainment. Let the kids enjoy the fun corner offering egg-coloring, coloring books, toys, a clown, face painting and more surprises.

This Easter, The Nile Ritz-Carlton will put together an Easter celebration with a selection of family activities and events. From Easter brunch on Monday 9th of April at Culina restaurant to an exciting Easter Kids Festival at The Garden City or a special family day at the pool, it’s all there. Vivo Italian restaurant is also offering an international Easter four-course dinner where guests can delight in some of Italy’s finest dishes.

Contact Info:

Baron Hotels & Resorts Egypt

Facebook/Instagram: @BaronHotelHeliopolis
Tel: 02 2291 5757 / 012 7220 9594


Facebook/Instagram: @sheratonhotels
Tel: 0 69 360 2070

Marriott Mena House Hotel

Facebook/Instagram: @marriottmenahousecairo
Tel: 02 3377 3222

Radisson Blu Hotel, Alexandria

Facebook: @RadissonBlu
Tel:  03 589 6000

Semiramis InterContinental Cairo

Facebook/Instagram: @InterContinentalCairoSemiramis
Tel: 02 2798 8188


Facebook/Instagram: @sheratoncairo
Tel: 02 33369700 / 800

Cairo Marriott Hotel

Facebook/Instagram: @cairomarriott
Tel:  02 2728 3000

Hilton Cairo Heliopolis

Instagram/Facebook: @HiltonHeliopolis
Tel:  02 2267 8485

Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski

Facebook/Instagram: @kempinskiroyalmaxim
Tel: 02 2249 5300 / 010 9711 1151

Seasons Country Club

Instagram/Facebook: @seasonscc
Tel: 0100 342 4226

SOFITEL Cairo El Gezirah

Instagram: @sofitelcairoeg
Facebook: Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah
Tel: 02 2737 3737

Sheraton Montazah Hotel Alexandria

Facebook/Instagram: @Sheraton Montazah Hotel Page
Tel: 03 548 0550 – 03 548 1220

JW Marriott Hotel Cairo

Facebook/Instagram: @jwmarriottcairo
Tel: 02 2411 5588

Renaissance Cairo Mirage City Hotel

Facebook/Instagram: @renaissancecairohotel
Tel: 02 2406 3333

Fairmont Nile City

Facebook/Instagram: @fairmonthotels
Tel: 02 2461 9494

Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh

Facebook/Instagram: @Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh
Tel: 069 360 1234

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

Facebook/Instagram: @kempinskinile
Tel: 02 2798 0000

Le Meridien Cairo Airport

Facebook/Instagram: @lemeridiencairoairporthotel
Tel: 02 2265 9680 / 02 2265 9600

Nile Ritz Carlton

Facebook/Instagram: @The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo
Tel: 02 2577 8899

InterContinental Hotels Group Cairo Citystars

Facebook: @iccairocitystars
Instagram: @interconcitystars
Tel:  02 2480 0100


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