Sonesta Nile cruise Sun Goddess sail between Luxor and Aswan, and between Aswan and Luxor. The ship has 58 cabins and two presidential suites with private lounges.
All cabins in Sonesta Nile cruise, Sun Goddess have broad panoramic windows, direct dial telephones, hairdryers, safety deposit boxes, music system, and television with video remote control and bathrooms with full size bathtubs.
The main dining room serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. On the sun deck bars are open and in the evening a discotheque that also host the Captains welcome cocktail party, belly dance and a Nubian show.
Sonesta Sun Goddess Swimming pool and sun beds is found on the sun deck and billiards and table tennis is available. The daytime dress code is casual and "smart-casual" in the evening. At the Captain's party shorts are not permitted.
For business a fully equipped conference room for up to 16 persons is available (cinema style)
English & Spanish guide is Available on board.
The Sonesta Sun Goddess Nile cruise is based on Full board.
The Sonesta Sun Goddess sails between Luxor and Aswan on the Nile, one of the world's most beautiful and famous rivers, for 4- and 6-night cruises.
The Sonesta Sun Goddess is five-star cruise ship and was built in Cairo by Belgian interior designer Josť Vanden Bossche in 1993. The five-deck ship measures 77 meters in length, 11 meters in height and 14 meters in width. The ship was awarded the Certificate of Excellence from the American Bureau of Shipping (A.B.S.) and classified as A-1 river service.
58 standard cabins, 2 senator suites, 1 presidential suite and 1 royal suite with private lounge. All cabins feature panoramic windows, private direct-dial telephones, hairdryers, safety deposit boxes, mini bar, music system, individual climate control, television and movie program. Bathrooms are equipped with full-size bathtubs.
Restaurants & Bars
Main Dining Room
Serving breakfast, lunch buffet and ŗ la carte dinners.
Serving light meals for lunches and dinners, also a wide range of cocktails and beverages.
Sun Deck Bar
Overlooking the Nile, offering refreshing Cocktails all day until sunset.
Discotheque, Belly Dance Show, Captain's Welcome Cocktail Party, Fancy Galabya Party and Nubian Folkloric Show.
Facilities & Services
In-room dining available until midnight. Water is fully purified, filtered and softened before distribution. Barbecue area on deck, fully-equipped conference room for up to 16 persons (round table), international telephone line and Internet access.
Fitness & Recreation
Outdoor swimming pool with bar service, billiards, table tennis and massage room offering therapeutic and relaxation massage treatments.
Points of Interest
Daily guided excursion to ancient Egyptian sites: Kitchener's Island, Agha Khan Mausoleum, Temple of Philae, temple shared by two gods 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, Temple of Dendera.
Sunny year-round. Rarely rains. Cooler during winter nights.
Daytime - casual; evening - smart casual. Shorts are not permitted at dinner or for the Captain's Welcome Cocktail Reception.
Taxes & Gratuities
12% service charge, 5% sales tax and 2% city tax.
Check-in is at 11:00 a.m.
Check-out is at 08:00 a.m.
American Express, MasterCard, Visa and JCB are accepted.
Egyptian Pound, U.S. Dollar and Euro are accepted.
Arabic is the official language but English, Italian and Spanish are widely spoken. Multi-lingual staff are available to assist.
220 volts, AC, 50 cycles.