First luxury property in Egypt’s Ras el Bar opens

Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan

Deutsche Hospitality has welcomed to its portfolio the new Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan in Egypt, which will operate under the Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts brand.

Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan stands in the northern part of the country, in the popular holiday destination of Ras el Bar, and boasts a total of 153 rooms, including 15 suites. All rooms feature a balcony with Nile and sea view.

The property’s extensive list of facilities includes a main restaurant; the Sea Lobby Bar; four fully equipped conference rooms, including two large ballrooms; a gym area; and a large outdoor pool with a pool bar. Plans are also in place to open a roof deck restaurant with sweeping vistas of the Nile and the Mediterranean Sea.

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“Egypt is one of our most important and strongest growth markets,” explained CEO, Deutsche Hospitality, Thomas Willms. “The Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan is the first luxury hotel to be launched in the region. We have achieved a further expansion of our local presence and have also been able to bring about a significant enhancement in the relevance of the Steigenberger brand.”