Experience unique golf in Egypt along the Red Sea coast
If you’re looking for year-round sunshine, historical sites, and world-class golf, then this is the perfect destination. Expect luxurious Egyptian hospitality during your stay, while also playing incredible golf with magnificent views of the Red Sea.
Explore the beautiful sandy beaches that the resort towns of Hurghada and Sharm have to offer, or travel inland to the ancient city of Cairo, where the Nile River runs through the capital. With sun, sights, and an abundance of local attractions, an Egyptian golf holiday is a no-brainer.
Why book a golf holiday to Egypt?
- Enjoy spectacular golf along the coast with unrivalled views
- Witness one of the Wonders of the Ancient World – The Pyramids of Giza
- Relax in top-class hospitality & indulge in the local cuisine
- Explore the sandy beaches & vibrant coral reefs
What makes golf in Egypt so special?
For the perfect coastal golf experience, Somabay Golf comes highly recommended. Blessed with a year-round perfect golfing climate, this 18-hole championship course was designed by leading architect Gary Player. The layout winds around the resort and along the Red Sea coastline, giving you a combination of sea and mountain scenery.
Another great golfing destination in Egypt is the El Gouna Golf Club, designed by Gene Bates and Fred Couples. A challenging but fun round of golf awaits you at El Gouna, with stunning views throughout your experience of the turquoise Lagoon and Red Sea Mountains. In addition to the great golf course are the fantastic practice facilities like the Aqua Driving Range.
Somabay Golf also features a Scoring Arena, designed by James Edwards, where you can refine your short game using the practice bays. This is a perfect activity for both golfers and non-golfers, or if you’re feeling adventurous, you could also test out the Footgolf Course after you finish your round.
Indulge in pure luxury
For five-star luxury look no further than Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. Located on the eastern shores of Egypt, this beachfront resort offers a range of enchanting rooms and suites, six bars/restaurants, and an impressive spa. Though the main attraction at the hotel is the fantastic outdoor pools as well as the relaxing lazy river.
Alternatively, the Cascades Golf Resort awaits you on the eastern coast, with a private beachfront and one of the largest spas in the world, stretching more than an impressive 7,500 square metres. Discover true luxury in Egypt, with both these venues just 45km from Hurghada Airport.
Another great five-star resort is Steigenberger Golf Resort El Gouna, designed by Micheal Graves with the interior following a modern feel with Nubian touches. The hotel boasts multiple dining and bar options for guests to delve into as well as a Spa and Wellness centre for guests to enjoy.
Walk the shore of the private sandy beach or book a snorkelling boat trip and explore the crystal-clear sea. With so much to keep you entertained, your time off the course will certainly be well spent.
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Explore cultural hotspots
Egypt is a deeply historical destination which has a multitude of iconic landmarks that you can explore during your stay, one of which is a Wonder of the Ancient World. The Pyramids of Giza are located just outside Cairo and are a huge tourist attraction. Luxor’s Temples & Tombs in upper Egypt are another popular tourist spot, alongside the famous Abu Simbel temple which is guarded by colossal statuary.
With a host of temples and other historical sites to visit, you may wish to use one of your days off the course to explore the endless list of fantastic cultural spots.
Top attractions & activities in Egypt
Outside of the historical attractions, there are also many other activities for you to get involved in during your Egypt golf holiday. Take a relaxing cruise down the Nile, book a scuba diving trip to see the vibrant reef fish in the Red Sea, or visit the Egyptian Museum which features treasures from the Pharaonic world. Another noteworthy place to add to your agenda is the huge shopping district of Khan el-Khalili.
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