Summer 2019

60 Mar19322 Albatros Palace Resort : A Resort Fit for Royalty Part of the Pick Albatros Group, Albatros Palace Resort is the epitome of Egyptian luxury in the heart of Hurghada. Following their recognition in LUXlife’s 2019 Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards, where Albatross Palace was named ‘Egypt's Most Hospitable Luxury Resort’, we profiled the hotel to find out more about how it aims to offer every guest a truly unique experience. For discerning guests seeking a stunning, sun-soaked retreat, the Albatros Palace Resort is the ideal destination, enjoying a glorious position on the coast of the Red Sea. From the very first impression, this hotel aims to impress, with opulent finishes and a true dedication to perfecting the total guest experience. This combined with its great architecture, warm hospitality and the finest accommodation and dining in the area makes this – simply- a must-visit establishment. Located only 15 minutes from Hurghada Airport and 20 minutes from the city centre, the resort is the perfect location for anyone seeking a central base from which to explore this stunning city. Dedicated to ensuring each guest enjoys their stay, Albatros Palace Resort ensures comfort in every way and provides rooms and suites designed with a true sense of luxury. At this all-inclusive resort there are more opportunities for fun and adventure than guests will have time to indulge in with just one visit, ensuring they always feel compelled to come back for more. Boasting 621 air-conditioned guest rooms, all of which include mini bars and safe boxes, Albatros Palace Resort is able to ensure guests stay in comfort and style. Flat-panel televisions are equipped with satellite channels and free movie channels and accommodation is provided with desks and telephones at the hotel, ensuring guests can enjoy the facilities they expect. In each room the bathrooms boast both rainfall shower heads and handheld shower heads. They also include make-up/shaving mirrors and hair dryers so that guests can always look and feel their best on their perfect Egyptian trip. Alongside the facilities offered as standard, additional amenities available on request include a turndown service, extra towels, bedding and wake- up calls. Housekeeping is offered daily so that guests always enjoy a fresh room whenever they stay at this award-winning establishment. However, where the Albatross Palace Resort really distinguishes itself is in its added extras, moving beyond what is expected from even other five-star mainstays. Think fully-equipped spa, water sports and aqua centre, beach volleyball courts, and beauty salon – to name but a few. Of course, it would be remiss to not mention the hotel’s dining options which include no fewer than seven different restaurants, ensuring that every guest – and their tastes – are catered for. Among them is; Tagine, an Oriental restaurant; Fish Market Restaurant, for those that want something a touch more Mediterranean; Zum Kaiser, for tantalising German offerings; and Salsa Mexican, an ideal choice to indulge in Mexico’s remarkable offerings. Seven on-site bars and two cafés (Café Mocambo and Columbus Café) complete the package, inviting guests to explore every inch of the hotel to unearth the treasures that lie behind every corner. Ultimately, the Albatros Palace Resort is the perfect venue for those seeking a slice of paradise closely connected to the bustling city of Hurghada. Guests from around the world will continue to visit throughout 2019 and further ahead, and as such the hotel’s dedicated team will remain committed to providing them with the same exceptional standard of service that they have come to expect. Contact: Ahmed Adbel Mourid Website: