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Kempinksi Hotel Soma Bay

Hurghada, Soma Bay

Good for Couples
Child Friendly

• A private 400 metre sandy beach on the Red Sea
• Scuba diving and snorkelling facilities
• Six restaurants and bars to choose from
• Kids’ Club and a children’s activity programme

Located on Egypt’s stunning Red Sea coast the Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay offers extensive luxury facilities spread across a large resort. With 325 rooms, six restaurants and bars, a spa, fitness centre and lots of activities it’s the ideal place for those wanting to keep active. Explore the many waterways and swimming pools at the hotel or head to private beach and relax on the white, powdery sands. Shaded by palm trees and with lounger service and the cool waters of the Red Sea close by this is a holiday paradise.

Families will love the family friendly facilities throughout the resort, with a Kids’ Club for younger children while older children can take advantage of the many activities on offer. There’s plenty for couples as well, with golf facilities just minutes away, as well as a scuba diving and snorkelling centre, tennis and a spa offering a selection of treatments.

Information: Hotel child prices apply to ages 2-5 years and 6-11 years.


Bars and Restaurants

Al Mar Restaurant and Bar

Serving lunch and refreshments until sunset enjoy pool views and sunshine, cocktails and friendly Egyptian hospitality. Choose from international dishes including pizzas, salads, succulent grilled meats and desserts.

Bamboo Shoot Restaurant

An à la carte restaurant with beautiful Asian interiors and Far Eastern dishes from Japan, China and Thailand. Watch the sushi chefs create masterpieces in front of you at the sushi bar.

The View Restaurant

A 5 star restaurant with a large outdoor terrace offering views over the swimming pool and lagoon area. Enjoy traditional Egyptian cuisine and international dishes, with four live cooking stations.

La Pergola Restaurant

The hotel’s Mediterranean themed restaurant provides fresh local dishes, expert wine pairings and unique flavours. Journey through the Mediterranean region to France, Italy and Spain as you enjoy the delicious options.

Sultan Lobby Lounge

Soft music and views of the pool from the outdoor terrace make the lobby lounge the perfect place to unwind in the evenings. Enjoy exotic cocktail blends and fine wines, as well as light snacks and refreshments. There is also a quiet corner where families can enjoy card and board games.

Beachcomber Bar

A casual beachside bar where guests can enjoy light snacks and refreshments as they listen to the wave lap the beach. Fresh juices, snacks, cocktails and beers can be ordered straight to your lounger. The bar is open from 12:00 until 16:00.

Beach and Pools

Swimming Pools

The resort’s main attraction, the swimming pool and lazy river run through the hotel, with bridges and palm trees adding beautiful finishing touches. The family pool has a shallow section for children and there is a Jacuzzi, lifeguards and a heated pool over winter.


400 metres of white sand stretch along the Red Sea in front of the hotel. Gently shelving sands make this perfect for little children who like to paddle and loungers and parasols are also available.

Spa and Wellness

The Cascades Spa & Thalasso

One of the largest spas in the world, relax into a range of treatments at the onsite spa. Hydrotherapy, an aqua-tonic pool, seaweed wraps, underwater massages, manicures, pedicures, couples’ massages and lots more are available.

Fitness Centre

The state of the art Fitness Centre features a gym, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and an outdoor swimming pool. The gym includes cardio machines, weight machines and medicine balls.

Activities and Entertainment

Diving & Snorkelling

The Red Sea is one of the world’s most diverse regions for snorkelling and scuba diving. Book boat trips and explore the nearby reefs with all their exotic wildlife or stay above the surface and see colourful fishes when snorkelling from the hotel’s beach.

Tennis & Squash

Guests can take advantage of the hotel’s squash hall, as well as four outdoor tennis courts. You can also rent rackets and balls, as well as booking one to one coaching.

Family Facilities

A Kids’ Club is run for guests aged 4 to 12 years. Including activities throughout the day such as jewellery making, sandcastle building, table tennis, face painting and lots more. There are also special menus, a welcome gift, a babysitting service and amenities especially for babies.

Activities Programme

The hotel offers a varied activities programme, with sports running throughout the day. Try morning and sunset stretching, aqua aerobics, volleyball, power walking, Arabic cooking classes and gym classes.


Located just minutes from the hotel the Cascades Golf & Country Club was the first championship course in the Middle East. Designed by Gary Player there are 18 holes to play, with the desert to one side and the Red Sea on the other.

About the location
A quiet, modern resort on the beach, Soma Bay is home to upmarket bars, shops and restaurants. Soma Bay peninsula is completely surrounded by water, making it a haven for private beaches full of sun loungers, water sports and activities. The golf course is just minutes away from the Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay and offers lessons as well as an 18 hole par 72 course with views of the desert and the Red Sea.

Luxury hotels line the streets of this gated community where you can enjoy some of the best restaurants along the Red Sea coastline. Choose from relaxing bars where you can watch the sun set, lively shisha bars and gourmet dining as you listen to the waves lapping the beach.
Transfer time
45 minutes from Hurghada Airport
Lagoon View

Max 3 adults

Enjoy views over the lagoon from your private terrace or balcony, as well as bright and spacious interiors and a King or Queen sized bed. Interconnecting rooms are available for families and some rooms have a seating area.


Side Sea View Room

Max 3 adults

Luxurious and spacious, enjoy spectacular views over the Red Sea from the upper floors. Seating areas are perfect for relaxing as you enjoy the beautiful Egyptian-style interiors.


Sea View Room

Max 3 adults

Private balconies and terraces offer breath taking views of the Red Sea as you listen to the soothing sounds of the waterfall below. Interconnecting rooms are available for families.


Laguna Club Room

Max 3 adults

Bright and spacious rooms lead out onto your private balcony or terrace. Guests can enjoy access to the Laguna Club Lounge which offers gourmet dining and drinks throughout the day.


Junior Suite

Max 3 adults

Opulent Oriental interiors and panoramic views from your balcony greet you as you enter the room. King or twin beds are available, as well as a comfortable seating area, large marble bathroom and complementary luxury toiletries.


Deluxe Suite

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Enjoy bright modern interiors and panoramic views of the Red Sea, beach and surrounding landscapes. A large sitting room is the ideal place to unwind and relax before dinner.


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solaris_138, Cairo, Egypt
Tripadvisor review Feb 19 2019
Really i am impressed with the service quality, this was my 12th visit to Kempinski and my 16th visit to Soma Bay, and I can say there are many improvements each stay since 2017 after a big drop...
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Tripadvisor review Feb 17 2019
Very amazing resort, good food, top service, even better weather top marks. Staff are all great, amazing, always smiling and always work very hard to make sure that your vacation is the best it can...
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