The hotel occupies a former palace of the Egyptian King Faruk and the new winter palace, which also comprises a garden pavilion and a well-tended park. The hotel comprises 115 rooms spread over 5 floors. Facilities include an inviting foyer with a reception desk and a lift. Also featuring within the hotel are a number of shops such as a coffee shop, a jewellers, a perfumery, a kiosk and a coffee shop. Dining options include 3 à la carte restaurants and 2 conference rooms are also available to guests. Further facilities include a bank, a reading room, a laundry service and a babysitting service.All of the luxurious rooms include an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, TV, and a radio. A balcony or terrace, a minibar and air conditioning also feature as standard in the stylish accommodation units. A number of the rooms additionally feature views of the Nile.