At a Glance
- A spacious, all-suite resort
- Superb dining
- Private beach
- Superb service
- Some villas with private pools
The Oberoi Beach Resort, Sahl Hasheesh is a lovely way to spend a few days of R&R after a tour of Egypt or even a week of winter-sun. If you were to describe the Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh in a word, it would be space. The resort spans an expansive 48 acres of tropical gardens, with low-rise accommodation carefully woven into this verdant oasis. Below the resort is a lovely sandy private beach, which is about 1km long. As with all Oberoi hotels, the service here is something that continually impresses guests.
Rooms are located in small low-rise clusters throughout the resort and come in four categories: Deluxe Suite, Superior Deluxe Suite, Grand Suite with Private Pool and Royal Suite. The Deluxe Suites are large, at 85sqm, and use natural tones with a classic, elegant feel. It has an adjoining lounge, and an impressive private open-air walled garden, which is perfect for al fresco dining. The Superior Deluxe Suites are the same, yet closer to the beachfront. The Grand Suite with Private Pool is larger and also come with a pool in the private courtyard. The Royal Suites are larger still, with a larger pool, a powder room and a fully equipped pantry.
The Restaurant at the Oberoi Beach Resort, Sahl Hasheesh is located at the centre of the resort and surrounds an impressive open-air courtyard featuring traditional arches and columns. Zafraan is a speciality Indian restaurant. Poolside dining is available at the Pergola offering Mediterranean or Far Eastern dishes – perfect for lunch. The Bar is has a classic, colonial feel with lots of polished wood and an array of various drinks on offer.
Oberoi Beach Resort, Sahl Hasheesh has a world-class spa offering Balinese, Thai and signature Oberoi treatments. There is a floodlit tennis court, stunning outdoor heated pool, gym and children’s activity centre. Guests can also make use of the Dive Centre. The hotel has an 800m long house reef and snorkelling equipment is available at the hotel. The long jetty allows guests to swim directly along the house reef.