Sea Garden Hotel
A hidden gem located down a quiet side street off the frenetic road through town, this property offers a peaceful environment within stylishly appointed public areas. The pool deck is attractively furnished but the beach used on promotional material is not adjacent to the property.
A suitable choice particularly for adults wanting a comfortable retreat after a day’s beach lounging or exploring the town centre shops.
With only a narrow path separating this 5-storey property from the quiet street, a raised a flower bed marks the entrance through which a gap leads onto the few steps up to the double glass doors.
Rooms, which begin at the second-level facing the street, have semicircular balconies with metal railings in front of the patio doors.
Property type: Hotel
Balcony/Terrace: Most rooms
Built Year: 1990
Doors open onto a 2-tier lobby with the ground-floor smartly furnished with cushioned armchairs and sofas on a marble pattern floor. Hanging plants trail from the upper-level giving a courtyard type ambience. There is a souvenir style shop and snooker table.
The central stairway leads up half a level to the reception foyer which has a short check-in counter and a tour operator information boards. Beyond the wooden framed doors, the restaurant has panoramic windows, terracotta-coloured tile flooring and metal framed chairs at predominantly square tables.
Beyond the elevator, up another flight of stairs, is the main bar which has wicker style, cushioned furnishings on a wooden deck like floor and another snooker table.
5-storey main block and a 2-storey wing surrounding the pool which, with its broad paved terrace and garden surrounds is the extent of the grounds. In addition to a pool and snack bar, terrace seating, the furnishings comprise of wooden framed sunloungers and cloth parasols. 200m away, there is a serviced beach area.
Area Type: Situated off a quiet street just to the N of the busy commercial area Sakkala and 200m from the beachfront. It has a neighbouring hotel and faces on to an undeveloped area. The shops, restaurants and nightlife can be reached within a 10-min stroll. Transfer time to Hurghada Airport 30-mins.
Nearest beach: 100m (Sakala)