Where to go for Easter and Sham El Nessim


Hop straight into spring by celebrating Easter and Sham El Nessim in some of the loveliest spots in town. Cairo hotels have come up with tempting menus and activities for all the family, so if you ever needed a great excuse to get out of the house and enjoy fresh air and sunshine,this is it.

Cairo Marriott Hotel

The Cairo Marriott Hotel welcomes Easter with open arms! Enjoy the warm spring weather and start colouring those eggs! Unwind as you get pampered at Cairo Marriott on the 17th of April with delicious meals and fun surprises! A breakfast buffet will be served at Omar’s Café from 6 till 11 a.m. including the classic Easter favourites. If you are not an early riser, Omar’s Café and Promenade Café will both offer a brunch buffet for Sham El Nessim from 1 till 5 p.m. Promenade Café will feature “Our Waves” Jazz Band for a little extra fun! The Bakery will have special Easter treats of chocolate bunnies, cakes and many more Easter inspired desserts.

Conrad Cairo

This Easter, Conrad Cairo offers a selection of activities and packages to celebrate the holidays with the whole family.

Take a well-deserved break and enjoy a stay in one of the luxurious rooms overlooking the majestic Nile  including a breakfast buffet at Solana restaurant, an extensive brunch buffet at Jayda Restaurant, 50% discount on car parking, 20% discount on Dinner at Oak Grill or Kamala, and late checkout till 6 pm.

On the 17th of April, celebrate Easter with friends and family at Jayda restaurant overlooking the Nile and enjoy a lavish open buffet brunch featuring special Easter delights with DJ Z.Shark, Belly dancer Yana and live kids’ entertainment. Those under five can enjoy a chocolate egg hunt.

Children age five and under eat free, and children aged 6-12 enjoy 50% off.

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Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers

Spring is around the corner and Sham El Nessim at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers offers fun for the whole family. Treat yourself and indulge in a sumptuous feast, featuring a special brunch buffet at Aqua E Luce & Pizza Bar and join the kids’ activities surrounding the main pool with live entertainment and much more!

Don’t miss the special accommodation package.

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Le Meridien Cairo

You do not want to miss Easter at the freshest hotel in Cairo! Signature LM Beds and soundproof rooms will make you want to stay longer, so Le Meridien Cairo is offering you the opportunity to make that happen. Enjoy the Weekend Package (2 nights + 1 free) and join it with the Easter Promotion of booking 2 Double Rooms and get the 3rd room free! With a long weekend full of activities and entertainment by the pool, a delicious Easter lunch buffet, and many dining outlets, there is something for everybody, all day and all night, while you also enjoy free WIFI and parking. Call the hotel to know more details about offers for rooms, outlets and cabanas.

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Mena House Hotel

The Mena House Hotel is rolling out an Easter program with a wide variety of dining options and loads of activities for your young ones.

Sunday 16th of April 2017

Alfredo and poolside: The restaurants will open from 11 am until sunset serving the normal à la carte menu.  A children’s playground with three different activities will operate in the garden area (from Sunday afternoon till Monday).

Monday 17th of April

139 restaurant will be open for a breakfast buffet from 6 am until 11 am, with authentic Sham El Nessim items (fried falafel, smoked herring, feteer with black honey, malana, painted eggs, decorated bread).

Lunch: A Buffet will be allocated at the Alfredo restaurant with a seating

displaying a variety of salads, live B.B.Q corner, pasta station, sea food corner and a dessert  time: 1 – 5 pm

Poolside: Serving à la carte until sun set

Activities:  *A mini petting zoo with rabbits, chicks, ducks (from Sunday afternoon until sunset on Monday)

*Face paint for children

*Ice-cream corner (from Sunday afternoon until sunset on Monday)

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Mövenpick Resort Soma Bay

Sprawled over 15 hectares of landscaped land; Mövenpick Resort Soma Bay is a great choice for a relaxed Easter break. With different types of spacious rooms and suites, all set to the magnificent views of the sea with the mountains in the back drop, and lush gardens enveloping the resort.

The dining outlets are the best testament to Mövenpick’s culinary reputation. With a variety of choices on offer, the resort’s Bay View restaurant serves breakfast; lunch and themed dinner buffets while Il Pisce restaurant the speciality restaurant, serves the best Italian cuisine and seafood in the area. During the day, guests can also laze under the sun as they treat themselves to healthy choices of fresh juices, energizing drinks and vegetarian snacks available at the Beach Bar on the beach.

As the evening lingers on, guests can enjoy a selection of cocktails and snacks  at the Soma Bar with a wide variety of daily live entertainment.

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The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo

Spring is here and The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo is excited to open its doors to families for a warm and festive Easter family vacation.

The celebrations kick-off on Monday the 17th of April as the all-day dining restaurant Culina hosts a lavish Easter brunch. This specially enhanced buffet features extensive carving and seafood stations, paired with Easter inspired dishes and delicious desserts.

During brunch, children are invited to take part in an exciting Easter festival at ‘The Garden City’ right across from Culina, where they will enjoy a special brunch themselves, along with fun activities including an egg hunt, Easter-themed games, arts and crafts. The ‘Surf and Turf’ family pool package lets families enjoy an exclusive pool cabana with a succulent selection of ‘all you can eat’ poolside BBQ. While parents relax at the pool, The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo will treat children to exciting Easter poolside activities including an Easter egg hunt, piñata, a surprise visit from the Easter Bunny with Easter basket giveaways.

For those who wish to celebrate Easter in style, Nox is the ultimate option. Nox will be hosting a luxurious ‘Easter Oyster’ rooftop dining and party experience. The culinary team will be celebrating the return of oysters, along with other luxurious seafood platters.

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Semiramis InterContinental Cairo

This Sham El Nessim relax, unwind and indulge in scrumptious food at the Semiramis InterContinental Cairo.  With picturesque views of the river Nile, enjoy the fresh air and epic scenery as you brunch-or lunch-at the Nile Terrace and Pool Deck, located on the 4th floor of the property.

Starting 12 PM, enjoy a special Sham El Nessim brunch and sing along to live oriental music while your children enjoy an array of activities including a puppet show, a magic show, egg colouring and everything in between.

Why not relax the day before and start your day with a healthy breakfast before brunch?  Enjoy our special Sham El Nessim with a delicious breakfast on Monday morning followed by a mouth-watering brunch.

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Sheraton Montazah Hotel 

Celebrate a great, stress-free Easter Holiday with plenty of activities and fun for those who are looking for a special Easter that will give them and their families a relaxing escape from their everyday life. Starting the first night of Easter, guests will enjoy a bunch of entertainment at the Caesar Bar, Beach Cafe & Discotheque, including belly dancing, a DJ, hits and live music from the hotel’s Trio Band. The following day, there will be a full program in the early morning by the pool under the warm sun where you can 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, kids activities and fun competitions. The hotel also offers Café Rendez-vous, Pergola and La Terrace Cafés. In the evening guests can pass by La Mamma Italian Restaurant to enjoy a fine dining experience with international and specialty cuisine.

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Sheraton Sharm El Sheikh

Enjoy an unforgettable day’s festivities with a delicious Sham El Nessim breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets offering an array of specialties including traditional dishes, in addition to Easter treats, chocolates cakes, cookies and bunnies from the bakery. Guests will spend a wonderful time with lots of fun and daily live entertainment program;    folkloric show, belly dancer, live band, Fakir Show, Karaoke show, mini disco for sweethearts and a kid’s club to keep little angels entertained. Sheraton Sharm is the perfect place for a memorable Easter celebration.

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