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Four Seasons to expand its portfolio in Egypt with three new hotel and residential projects

Canadian luxury hospitality group Four Seasons has announced that it is expanding its Egyptian portfolio with three new hotel and residential projects.

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty and Four Seasons Hotel Luxor will be introduced in Egypt in partnership with real estate development corporation Talaat Moustafa Group (TMG). This is in addition to the latest multi-million dollar property enhancements at Four Seasons Resort and Private Residences Sharm El Sheikh, which doubled the offerings of the existing property with new accommodations, dining outlets, leisure activities, and more.

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty

Located in the heart of the capital’s new evolution, New Cairo Capital is a global destination that stands entirely on its own. Anticipated to open in 2025 and set within the extraordinary Madinaty development on 185 hectares (460 acres) of verdant parkland, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty will be a captivating destination for those who wish to visit the ancient metropolis of Cairo and explore the modern extension of the iconic capital city.

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty
Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty

Surrounded by lush gardens, the hotel will feature 346 guest rooms and suites, while the Private Residences will be comprised of 107 villas and 80 luxury residences. The villas will range from 721 to 1,847 square metres (7,761 to 19,881 square feet) with six configurations featuring a contemporary design, floor-to-ceiling windows, rooftop gardens, limestone finishings and private pools, all reminiscent of majestic Egyptian palaces, while luxury residences will range from 221 to 670 square metres (2,379 to 7,212 square feet) with five configurations.

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty

Gourmet restaurant and bar options will include a waterfront restaurant at the centre of the property with several private dining, al fresco, international and Egyptian-inspired outlets sprinkled throughout the expansive property.

Facilities will include a standalone spa featuring private treatment rooms, a fitness centre, tennis and multi-sport courts and guided group classes. The hotel’s ballroom will feature striking vaulted ceilings while there will also be generous outdoor event lawn space to accommodate occasions big and small.

Off property, the dynamic destination will offer guests, residents and their families easy access to additional gourmet restaurants, world-class golf courses, exceptional retail outlets, private schools and a full suite of attractions for all to enjoy in New Cairo Capital and Madinaty.

The property is being designed by the legendary Pierre Yves-Rochon, who has also worked on Four Seasons properties in Paris, Megève, Bahrain Bay, Doha, Florence, and more.

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Four Seasons Hotel Luxor

Perched on the Nile River in the south of Egypt, Luxor is one of the country’s most storied destinations and considered to be one of the world’s greatest ancient sites. Best known for its history as the ancient city of Thebes and its breathtaking Karnak and Luxor temple complexes, this impressively historic city acts as an open-air museum with some of Egypt’s finest artifacts on grand display throughout.

Four Seasons Hotel Luxor, set to open in 2025, will feature 200 guest rooms and suites, each with views of the Nile River, the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens. The hotel will be located just south of the highly acclaimed Luxor Temple, which dates back to 1400 BC.

Four Seasons Hotel Luxor

The hotel will feature several restaurant and bar outlets, a tranquil spa, a fitness facility, multiple pools, luxury retail, a Kids For All Seasons program and a young adults centre. The property will also feature expansive meeting and event spaces totalling 1,300 square metres (14,000 square feet).

Four Seasons Hotel Luxor

WATG Architects, who have helped create Four Seasons experiences in Maui, Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Tianjin and a soon-to-come project in Hanoi will lead the design of the building, with Wimberly Interiors overseeing the interiors, who have worked on Four Seasons projects in Los Angeles and Maui.

New Four Seasons Private Residences at Sharm El Sheikh

Four Seasons Resort and Private Residences Sharm El Sheikh has been one of Egypt’s most celebrated resorts since its opening 20 years ago. While the legendary service has remained the same, the property has now doubled in size following an exceptional enhancement project, with new accommodations, restaurants, recreational facilities and meeting spaces.

The expansion project includes the addition of 69 Private Residences to the existing collection of 77. Overlooking crystal-clear waters and more than one kilometre (3,200 feet) of private beachfront, residents enjoy the property management and service of Four Seasons dedicated residential team as well as priority access to the amenities and offerings of the newly expanded resort, which include 12 exciting culinary concepts, tennis courts, a golf course, fitness facilities, entry to one of the world’s most renowned dive sites, and so much more.

Four Seasons Resort and Private Residences Sharm El Sheikh

The new residential offerings will be comprised of 25 villas and 44 chalets ranging from 195 to 240 square metres (2,100 to 2,600 square feet). The two-bedroom ensuite chalets will feature expansive living spaces with sophisticated interiors and private pools. The four-bedroom villas will include sea views, private pools, spacious open-air entertaining setups and will have a total gross area of 710 square metres (7,650 square feet). With only two in the collection, the five-bedroom villas will be custom designed to the owner’s discretion and occupy expansion plots with uninterrupted views of the Red Sea.

Egypt is an important destination in Four Seasons history, as it marked our brand’s entry into the Middle East 22 years ago. Our continued expansion illustrates our ongoing commitment to the region, and all that it has to offer for luxury travellers and homeowners. TMG has long been an integral development partner for our projects in Cairo at Nile Plaza, Alexandria at San Stefano and Sharm El Sheikh. We are thrilled to continue our exceptional work together, providing guests and residents in Egypt with unmatched luxury experiences through our collection of new hotel and residential offerings.

said Bart Carnahan, President, Global Business Development and Portfolio Management, Four Seasons.

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Cairo Capital at Madinaty and Four Seasons Hotel Luxor will join the brand’s portfolio in Egypt including Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence, Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano and Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh.

Meanwhile, Four Seasons recently announced that it will open a hotel in Venice in 2025.

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