Famous for its Red Sea waters housing some of the world’s best diving spots, it doesn’t get much better than this hotel’s Soma Bay location. Expect a vibrant welcome when you arrive at Caribbean World. With a colourful theme throughout, everything is designed to boost your mood from bright sunloungers to attractive red, orange and yellow buildings.
Living up to its exotic name, it’s hard to believe you’re in Hurghada. This hotel instantly transports you to the Caribbean due to its abundance of palm trees, thatched roof cabanas and aptly named bars. While, the reception area is a daylight filled space decorated with plant life and large white columns. This All Inclusive paradise also comes with endless facilities including a jam-packed activity programme, a great choice of dining options and a pick of premium rooms.
Over a thousand rooms
With so many rooms onsite, don’t be surprised if you have to hop on a buggy to transport your luggage to your accommodation. Fairly minimal in their design with bright bursts of colour maintaining the hotel’s cheery vibe, you’ll feel at home in no time. There’s also an overload of dark wood, from the bed frame to the mirrors adorning the wall.
And you’re not limited to one option, guests can choose from family-sized stays or deluxe and superior retreats. Priding themselves on their fantastic space, enjoy 50 square metres as standard. You’ll also benefit from a wide balcony or terrace facing the gardens, pool or sea equipped with wooden loungers – perfect for those wanting to catch the last of Egypt’s scorching rays. In terms of facilities, the essentials are taken care of with an LCD satellite TV, a safety deposit box, mini fridge and king or two twin beds.
International buffets and themed bars
With a fantastic choice of bars and restaurants as part of the hotel’s All Inclusive programme, every taste is catered for. Fussy kids will love the extensive buffet stations, while couples can enjoy romantic evenings listening to the sound of the ocean from the Cuban-inspired beach bar. Wherever you choose to indulge, you’re in for a flavour-filled experience.
Caribbean Restaurant: As the hotel’s buffet eatery, enjoy all three mealtimes here. Start your day piling your plate with delicious breakfast options such as freshly made omelettes before making a beeline for the salad bar at lunch. Come evening, help yourself to dishes from around the world alongside an array of sweet options.
Tortuga Beach Grill Restaurant: As its name suggests, this oceanside spot is celebrated for its grilled cuisine, and it doesn’t get much fresher than its delicious seafood dishes. Through the day most guests come here for its mouth-watering pizza slices.
The Barbecue Restaurant: Feast on meat straight from the barbecue at this delectable eatery. With food charred to perfection, one visit just won’t be enough.
La Palma Italian Restaurant: Dressed with decorative interiors and gold columns, this aesthetically pleasing restaurant projects an air of sophistication. Offering a welcome change from the main restaurant with a set menu featuring options such as lasagne and chicken, be sure to pay this spot a visit.
Cuba Beach Bar: Drinks under the moon-lit sky anyone? Located on the beach, order a refreshing cocktail or cold beer as you enjoy the gentle sea breeze.
Melody Gazebo Bar: With staff always making sure your drinks are topped up, nothing is too much trouble for the team behind the bar. Stay cool with a chilled Mojito or take full advantage of the tasty ice cream on offer.
Jamaica Pool Bar: By the pool, this is the place to go for delicious concoctions brought straight to your sunlounger. As for evenings, the bar has a low-key feel with mellow beats playing in the background.
Caribbean Disco & Lounge: With the resident DJ calling this place home and a dancefloor inviting you to show off your best moves, get ready for lively nights at Caribbean Disco & Lounge. Parties are often held on the beach too.
Aladdin Cafe & Shisha Corner: You can’t come to Egypt without experiencing a bit of tradition, and Shisha Corner promises just that by encouraging guests to try one of the country’s most social pastimes. There’s also a list of flavours from orange to mint and grape.
Top-notch facilities at your fingertips
There’s no getting away from this hotel’s extensive offerings, whether you’re looking to indulge in a bit of retail therapy or hit the gym for a much-needed workout. In fact, there are over 23 bazaars situated in the hotel, which means plenty of opportunity to barter for those must-have knock-offs. Over in the fitness centre, staying active is easy with daily classes including yoga and aerobics.
The animation team are always on hand to get you up off your sunlounger and involved in the resort action. Alternatively, you can make your own fun in the three outdoor pools or test out the small aqua park. Don’t forget to hit the beach where exhilarating underwater adventures await, not to mention the bay is also celebrated for its favourable kite and windsurfing conditions.
But nothing says relaxation better than Paradise Spa. Instantly transporting you to a world of tranquility thanks to its candle lit rooms, essential oil odours and revitalising list of treatments, you’ll leave feeling completely renewed. If you happen to be travelling here over the Christmas period, the hotel is also known for its fantastic celebrations with the entertainment team going out of their way to create a unique atmosphere.
This hotel sits 45 kilometres from Hurghada airport facing the tranquil waters of the desirable Soma Bay. Home to stunning golden sands alongside famed diving sites, you’re in one of the best spots in Egypt when it comes to dipping below the waves. Make sure you invest in an underwater camera because the shoals of fish which call this area home are a sight to behold. From here, we suggest hitting the marina, where you’ll find a whole host of dining and drinking options alongside bustling bazaars. Many of Egypt’s most famous ancient attractions are also within reach.