The company was established in 1976, its authorized capital is 900 Million pounds and issued and paid capital is currently 875 Million ُEGP and all shares fully belong to the Egyptian Government through the Holding Company for Tourism And Hotels.
The Egyptian general Company for Tourism and hotel considered as one of the greatest companies of tourism and hotels in Egypt.
The company owns many international iconic hotels spreading in Egypt from Luxor,Aswan, Cairo, Giza,Red Sea & Alexandria with number of 14 hotels and with hotels capacity amounts to 3760 rooms among which:
- Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino.
- Shepheard hotel Cairo.
- Mena House in Giza .
- Palestine Hotel in El montazah palace in Alexandria.
- Sofitel Winter Palace hotel in Luxor.
- Legend Old Cataract hotel in Aswan and floating resturant as well.
The company shares in 15 joint ventures its main business is in the field of tourism and hotels and tourism development with investments in this company and its book value reached to 302.129 million L.E
The company owns three high and two upper- intermediate hotel institutes in Alexandria, Luxor and Ismailia affiliated to the company which gives their graduates a bachelor dgree or diploma in tourism & hotels.
Current and future projects of the company:
- Construction project of a Resort and Spa on El Ein El Sokhna land and hotel
- Renovation of Luxor Hotel .
- Renovation of Cleopatra Hotel .
- Renovation of Cosmopolitan Hotel .
- Renovation of Catering of Mena House Hotel.
- Partial renovation of the rooms of Mena Garden in the Mena House Hotel.
- Renovation of Opal Floating Restaurant.
- Renovation of Shephard Hotel.