Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel

ex. Sofitel Karnak

El Zinia Gebly Street, Luxor, Egypt, 85954  show map
 5 stars
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Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

The 5-star Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel in East bank district offers individual guestrooms overlooking the River Nile. Renovated in 2003, the hotel combines colonial architecture with ultimate comfort.

This hotel is located in a shopping area, 6 km from Luxor Temple. The property is set within 6 km distance from Luxor city center.

The hotel is set next to a temple and a museum.

Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to Luxor airport.

Rooms

The contemporary Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel offers such rooms as standard king suite, standard king room and triple room appointed with climate control, a personal safe, coffee/tea makers, a living area and a closet. Some rooms at Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel have a view over the garden. An electric kettle and a dishwasher are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

International dishes are served in the grill restaurant. Guests can relax in the café bar serving refreshing drinks.

Services

Aside from a designated smoking area, a beauty shop and a luggage storage, guests can make use of 24-hour room service, 24-hour security and ironing service.

Relax

A health club, a steam room and a Jacuzzi as well as beauty therapy, pedicure and manicure are available on site. Aquafit, a fitness center and a jogging track are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   351.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Aqua fitness
  • Horseback riding
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Volleyball
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Jogging track
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate bedroom
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Extra bed USD 20
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel Luxor location
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Hotel Address:

El Zinia Gebly Street, Luxor, Egypt, 85954

Get directions
City Center
  • Luxor
    3.2 mi
Airports
  • Luxor (LXR)
    5.6 mi
  • Sohag (HMB)
    70.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Luxor Train Station
    3.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    351

Rooms and availability

Mercure Luxor Karnak photos Room
Standard Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:In-room safe
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

SINGLE STANDARD ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard King Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
Room Description:

Standard|STANDARD GARDEN VIEW (king Size Bed) + All Inclusi

Standard King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
Triple Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

TRIPLE STANDARD VIEW (3AD). BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Mercure Luxor Karnak photos Room
Superior Suite
  • Room size:

    585 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite Double Bed + Twin Beds Non Refundable

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

SUITE DELUXE. BED & BREAKFAST

Mercure Luxor Karnak Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Hathortempel1.3 mi
  • Karnak Tempel1.7 mi
  • Luxor Tempel2.4 mi
  • Memnonkolosse2.9 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Karnak Temple1.6 mi
  • Valley of the Kings2.9 mi

Museums

  • Luxor Museum2.5 mi

Local attractions

  • Mummification Museum1.7 mi
    Corniche El-Nil, Luxor
  • Abu El-Hagag Mosque3.2 mi
    LuxorEgypt
  • Banana Island 5.3 mi
    LuxorEgypt
  • Luxor Temple3.2 mi
    Corniche El Nil St. Luxor, Luxor
  • Temple of Medinat Habu3.5 mi
    Thebes, Luxor
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    351
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Mercure Luxor Karnak Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Mercure Luxor Karnak

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 29 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
4.0
Service
8.0
Value
7.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    8.2

    The location and grounds of the hotel are truly stunning. The staff were quite polite and were fairly helpful. The room was of a good standard however it was not of 5* standard. I paid £25 for 1 night for a double room and I think it is exceptional value for money for what you get

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    The Sofitel Karnak offers good value for money. Despite the fact there were few visitors at the time all the hotel facilities were open.

    Didn't realise this was a resort hotel in every sense of the word. The swimming pool was the central feature of the hotel and the resort concept seemed to culturally clash with Luxor. For example, music, landscaping, food and sunbathing.

  • Single
    4.6

    The hotel is located on the bank of the Nile and has a very nice view. The grounds are also well-landscaped and well maintained.

    When I was there, the hotel had very few visitors, because of the revolution in Egypt. It was understandable that many of their services, shops, etc. were closed, because they had laid off staff. But even when there are only a few visitors, hotel management should make a point of treating those visitors well. I felt ignored by the management and staff. They made very little effort to see that I was comfortable and had what I needed. I often had to wait for service in the one cafe that was open. No staff member made an effort to ask whether I wanted food or beverages. This is a real failure of management to motivate the staff.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Very good value for money. The hotel was clean and comfortable. Staff very friendly and helpful. Good facilities.

    No coffee and tea facilities in the room. The shuttle service did not run enough times during the day or evening.

  • Couple
    6.6

    good location, nice room, near Nile river, friendly staff, optimum for family with children

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The setting and the fact that they had a heated swimming pool and excellent tennis courts

    Service was a little slow at breakfast.

  • Single
    6.6

    Nice hotel garden along the Nile with shuttle boat from Karnak to Luxor.

    Not responding to Sofitel expected standard.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The buffet breakfast was excellent. The staff was great! Rooms were spacious!

    A kettle in the room would have been good. The "hot tub" was cold, not hot - but all other facilities were great!!! For only 30 Euros per night we upgraded to a lovely suite (though the regular room was great!) note: The hotel was good about posting fair prices for taxi rides, etc. but beware in and around luxor you will get hassled by taxi drivers and street vendors!!!! Note: a fair price from the airport to this hotel (including fee for taxi to get into the airport) is 45 Egyptian Pounds ($8 or $9 U.S. / Canadian). When we first arrived our taxi driver initially asked for 3 times this amount - luckily we bartered down - somewhat. in luxor a fair price is usually 1/3 - 1/4 of the original price they "quote" you!!!

  • Single
    5.0

    Nice garden and location on the Nile. A bit outskirts. Rooms might be far from reception.

    The staff at check-in and check-out is slow since years. I always come here for business and I have to plan half an hour for check in and half for check-out. This is terrible

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Away from noise of Luxor! Not as expensive as the other Sofitel in Luxor

    Second stay at hotel and it is trying to get better, the hotel is still a bit 'faulty towers' and a number of items in the rooms do not work, E.G. the hair dryer in the bathroom, the bedside light. This time they managed to find a kind size bed as paid for in my booking. If your stay is short and you do not want to pay out for the Hilton which is next door then this is a good hotel to stay in

How to reach hotel

hotel Mercure Luxor Karnak Hotel Luxor location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

El Zinia Gebly Street, Luxor, Egypt, 85954

Get directions
City Center
  • Luxor
    3.2 mi
Airports
  • Luxor (LXR)
    5.6 mi
  • Sohag (HMB)
    70.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Luxor Train Station
    3.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    351