Date of construction
The Hotel was opened in 1841 and
was closed after Cairo fire in 1952 and
then rebuilt and opened at its current
location in 1957.
1105 – Cournish El-Nile St , 5 Elhamy St-
Garden City –Kasr El-Nile , Cairo.
Overlooking The Qasr El Nile bridge and
mediates area with Semiramis hotel and
Kempiniski hotel (formerly Nile Hotel) and
Shertaton El Gizera hotel, Grand Hyatt, Cairo
Tower and near the downtown area.
254 rooms after renovation.
The Egyptian General Company
For Tourism And Hotels
(E.G.O.T.H) owns the land and the
hotel buildings under the contract
no1720 on 30/7/1994 with a total
space of 3198.45 m².
Four Star Hotel
Detached building with private entrance differs from other hotels, there
are two levels duplex the hotel consists of a basement, ground floor and
11 floors and a roof, as follows:
Staff Cafeteria – Discotheque –Generator rooms – 2: * Basement, 2511m
Warehouses – Mosque – Security Office and Industrial Security –
Handover Area – The main kitchen.
: Main Lobby – Reception – Fast-Food 2 * Ground Floor , 2512 m
Cafeteria – Casino – Staff Elevators area – Wireless Area – Guests Room
closets – Restaurant Caravan – Asian Restaurant – Italian Restaurant –
Disco – Front Desk – shops .
* Mezzanine , 2012m2: Cafeteria Almashrabia – Napoleon Bar – Omar
Alkhayam Restaurant – Ambassador Hall – Kitchen – Administrative
Offices – Sales Offices – Barber Shop – Guest Elevators – Director
Concerts Office – Hidden floor – Clinic – Drinks Store .
: Guestrooms- The 2 * Floors from the First until the Eighth , 2221m
Corner suite – Guests Elevators Area – Room Service Office in the Third
Floor – Corridors and Roads .
: Duplex Suites – Presidential suite – 2 * Ninth Floor , 2221m
Guestrooms – Guest Elevators Area .
: Gowahr Hall , its 2 * UM Floor under The Tenth Floor , 2221m
capacity is 851 person – Guest Elevators area – Machine Rooms .
: Nefertiti Hall , its capacity from 411 to 511 2 * The Roof , 0111m
person – Kitchen – Guest Elevators – Terrace Cafeteria - Director
Concerts Office .
* The main idea of the development aims to raise the efficiency of the
hotel to be appropriate for requirements and standards of Four stars hotels,
moreover restore the distinctive character of the hotel; which is one of the
historical hotels with and an artistic value in Cairo.
* Renovation works include all guest rooms, its bathrooms, meeting
rooms, ballrooms and kitchen etc …. , in addition to a total development
* The completion of the renovation works for 1 make up rooms, one of
them applied the requirements and vision of the management company,
and the other applied the requirements and vision of the owner company
to compare them and choose the best to be applied to all rooms during the
* The completion of all of the graphics and documents of the biding for
the renovation works of the hotel.
* Shepherd hotel is distinguished privilege location in Cairo specifically
The Tharir SQ , the symbol of The Egyptian Revolution and
overlooking the Qasr El-Nile Bridge and mediates area with hotels
(Semiramis , Kempinski hotel (formerly Nile hotel ) , Sheraton ElGizera
, Grand Hyatt and Cairo tower ) and near the downtown .
* The hotel has duplexes doesn't exit in any other hotel in the area.
* There are several public transports to get to the site, including the
* There are many security advantages due to the existence of ministries
and government departments.
Various services available on the site (Banks – Tourism Offices -
Airline – Etc ……)
Scarcity of empty lands for building on the Nile Cornish in the hotel
* The hotel will be developed to four stars with estimated cost 361 millions.