The luxurious 5-star Sonesta Star Goddess sails between Luxor and Aswan on the River Nile for 3-, 4- and 7-night cruises.
Designed and built in Cairo, this grand four-deck ship measures 72 meters in length, 11.4 meters in height and 14 meters in width.
An all-suite cruise ship, the Sonesta Star Goddess features 33 suites named after famous composers, giving it a touch of elegance and sophistication.
The ship comprises 27 deluxe Beethoven suites (each 40m≤), 4 lush Mozart suites (each 35m≤), and 2 superior Chopin suites (each 52m≤). Each of the 33 suites has a private terrace and is designed to offer maximum comfort and space.
Restaurants and Bars
Main Dinning Room
Breakfast and lunch buffets as well as ŗ la carte dinners are served in an atmosphere of elegance on the lower deck.
Sun Deck Bar & Barbecue
Overlooking a panoramic view of the Nile, the Sun Deck serves refreshing cocktails and beverages until sunset, as well as barbecue specialties.
Adjacent to the lobby, the Lounge serves light meals and a wide range of cocktails and beverages in a comfortable and stylish ambiance.
Facilities and Services
All Star Goddess suites feature:
- ∑ Plasma TV with satellite channels and in-house movie programs
- ∑ Wireless Internet connection
- ∑ Panoramic Windows
- ∑ Private Terrace
- ∑ Direct-line Telephone
- ∑ Individual Climate Control
- ∑ Hairdryer
- ∑ Mini-bar
- ∑ Complimentary Local Wine
- ∑ Safety deposit box
- ∑ Bathrooms equipped with full-size bathtub
- ∑ In-room Dining available until midnight
- ∑ Fully-purified Water, filtered and softened before distribution
Fitness and Recreation
Unwind in our outdoor infinity swimming pool with adjacent pool bar service. Keep fit with our jogging track located on the sun deck, and work out in our full-service spa which features a gym, massage rooms, sauna and Jacuzzi.
A dazzling variety of nightly entertainment includes dancing, Belly Dance Shows, Captainís Welcome Cocktail Party, Fancy Dress Galabeya Party, Nubian Folkloric Show and a Quartet Performance.
Points of Interest
Daily guided excursions are arranged on your behalf to ancient Egyptian sites such as:
- ∑ Kitchener's Island
- ∑ Agha Khan Mausoleum
- ∑ Temple of Philae
- ∑ Temple of Sobek and Haroeies in Kom Ombo
- ∑ Temple of Horus
- ∑ Valley of the Kings and Queens
- ∑ Temple of Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari
- ∑ Colossi of Memnon
- ∑ Karnak and Luxor Temples
Our weather is sunny year-round, with infrequent rain and cool temperatures during winter nights.
Evening: Smart casual
Shorts are not permitted at dinner and the Captainís Welcome Cocktail Reception.
Check-in 11.00 a.m.
Check-out 08.00 a.m.
Arabic is the official language. English, Italian and Spanish are widely spoken. Multilingual staff is available on board.
220 volts, AC, 50 cycles.