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Le Riad Hotel De Charme, Unique Experience In The Heart Of Old Cairo

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Le Riad Hotel De Charme is a luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of El–Muizz Street, Old Cairo. Surrounded by the Islamic architecture of Khan El Khalili street, the hotel is the best place to stay for Old Cairo and Egyptian heritage lovers. What makes the hotel unique among other boutique hotels in Cairo is that it is inspired by the surrounding architecture and art of the famous Beit El Sehemy and the exquisite Ottoman architecture and historical buildings. 

 

 

Location

 

Le Riad Hotel De Charme is located in the heart of Old Cairo exactly at 114  El–Muizz Street in El Gamaleya district. The surrounding area of the hotel reflects the mesmerizing architecture and heritage of the Egyptian society where you can find markets, old historical buildings, mosques, and narrow streets of Old Cairo. 

 

The area is so charming that it has inspired so many writers like the famous Naguib Mahfouz with his novels that reflect the greatness of the Egyptian culture, and other famous works like Arabian Nights that was also inspired by the Egyptian heritage. 

 

Walking to and from the hotel will give you the chance to get enjoyably lost in the alleys of El–Muizz Street and Khan-el-Khalili bazaar where you can get the most precious souvenirs.  

 

The hotel is easier to walk to from Bab al Futuh (Conquest Gate) which is one of the three famous remaining gates of the Old city of Cairo’s walls. The gate is 350 m apart from the north side of the hotel. 

 

 

About the hotel

 

Le Riad Hotel De Charme is located in the heart of Old Cairo, a small luxury boutique hotel facing the Ottoman-style houses of Beit El Sehemy. Founded in 2013, the hotel was designed to reflect the history and style of architecture of Old Cairo. The hotel is divided into 17 luxurious suites, 2 restaurants, and 6 floors that will guarantee you the most amazing stay with warm color furnishing, Fatimid fabrics, antique furniture, and some amazing artwork paintings of local artists. Each suite contains a comfortable and elegant marble bathroom, a comfortable lounge and study area to manage your business remotely, and a collection of paintings and crafts. 

 

A 24-hour front desk of the hotel is at your service whenever you need it as well as a friendly and professional team of the hotel staff.  The hotel has a rooftop restaurant with a panoramic view of Old Cairo streets and alleys and a tea lounge that is perfect for your relaxation time. 

 

 

Suites

 

The hotel has a number of 17 luxurious Deluxe & Superior suites that will definitely match your fine taste. The suites vary from Deluxe Twin Suite, Deluxe King Suite, Deluxe King Suite with Sofa Bed, and Superior King Suite with Balcony. 

 

Deluxe Twin Suite

 

The twin suite features 2 single beds, a lounge area, and a large marble bathroom. The size of the suite is up to 40m2 for 2 persons maximum. The suite includes free drinking water, an air conditioner, Free WiFi internet, a flat-screen TV with international cable channels, a hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities, a safety deposit box, a telephone, two round pin sockets, room service, VIP in-room check-in available. Free arrival airport transfer is available. The suite starts from $177 per night. 

 

 

Deluxe King Suite

 

Same facilities as the Deluxe Twin Suite except that the King Suite has a King size bed. Free arrival airport transfer is available. The suite starts from $177 per night. 

 

 

Deluxe King Suite With Sofa Bed

 

This type of suite features a large king-size bed, a separate living area, a single sofa bed suitable for 1 adult or a child, a large en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, The size of the suite is up to 40m2 for 3 persons maximum. The suite includes free drinking water, an air conditioner, Free WiFi internet, a flat-screen TV with international cable channels, a hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities, a safety deposit box, a telephone, two round pin sockets, room service, VIP in-room check-in available. Free arrival airport transfer is available. The suite starts from $210 per night. 

 

 

Superior King Suite with Balcony

 

The hotel houses the eight largest suites which are the Superior King Suites with Balcony. These suites are up to 60m2 each with a large king-size bed, separate lounge and study area, a large in-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, and a private balcony. The suite is for 2 persons maximum. The suite includes free drinking water, an air conditioner, Free WiFi internet, a flat-screen TV with international cable channels, a hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities, a safety deposit box, a telephone, two round pin sockets, room service, VIP in-room check-in available. Free arrival airport transfer is available. The suite starts from $210 per night. 

 

You can securely book your suite through the hotel’s website and choose from a variety of suite types. You can also choose from various accommodation plans like a room-only based booking, or on a half board basis. All online bookings guarantee free arrival transfer from the airport. 

 

 

Food and Drink 

 

Zeeyara Restaurant

 

Zeeyara is a luxury rooftop restaurant at Le Riad Hotel De Charme that serves Egyptian traditional cuisine with a fine standard of dining. The restaurant overlooks the Old City of Cairo and El Muizz street, especially Beet El Sehemy and other old houses that date back to the Ottoman times. The restaurant’s cuisine is completely inspired by the type of food in every Egyptian house. With the help of our world-class chefs, the restaurant can give you the ultimate Egyptian traditional food experience with a modern twist. 

 

Don’t miss the chance to experience some of the most amazing oriental dishes made by our passionate and professional chefs. Zeeyara restaurant gets all its cooking ingredients from local markets surrounding the hotel’s area in Old Cairo, to guarantee the residents a truly and fully cultural experience. 

 

With its antique furnishing and decorations that will take you back to the era of Old Cairo, Zeeyara rooftop restaurant will give you the chance to enjoy your stay at the hotel. 

 

 

El-Tekia Tea Lounge

 

Don’t miss the chance to take your morning or afternoon tea at El-Tekia Tea Lounge on the first floor of the hotel. The lounge is also open for buffet breakfast from 6:30 am till 10:00 am. El-Tekia Tea Lounge serves some of the finest fresh pastries, fruit, Egyptian local dishes, and eggs. After breakfast time, a lunch and dinner menu is available for our guests. All our dishes are made by our in-house Egyptian and Indian chefs. The lounge also offers coffee, snacks, and shisha served in the outdoor area. 

 

The lounge was designed to match Old Cairo’s style of furnishing, paintings, and crafts. It is so comfortable that you will feel at home and surrounded by the friendly staff of the hotel. 

 

 

Room Service

 

If you are the type of person who loves quiet mornings and would like to have their breakfast or dinner in-room, be sure that in-room dining service is available during opening times of the restaurant. The in-room dinner is served in your suite dining area either through the room service menu or on a la carte with water bottles. Make sure to book your in-room dinner 24hrs in advance. Due to the hotel’s location in the heart of Islamic Cairo, the hotel doesn’t serve alcohol except during special events.  

 

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