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The Four Seasons at the First Residence, Cairo, Egypt

Our rating: Deluxe

Located on the Giza side of Cairo, with views over the Nile, the Botanical Gardens and out to the Giza Pyramids, the Four Seasons at the First Residence is a grand, elegant and luxurious hotel. As part of the prestigious First Residence complex, the hotel has direct access to sophisticated haute couture boutiques and galleries, yet the ancient history and culture of the city are just minutes away. The rooms and suites are among the largest in the city and are designed with elegance and relaxation in mind, while the largest spa and wellness centre in the city is the perfect place to unwind after a hard day's sightseeing.

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    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

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