This grand hotel has it all – a great pool scene, first-class restaurants, a sandy beach and even its own ‘souk’.
It’s hard to know where to start with this place. The 4 pools are spectacular – 1 comes with an 82-metre waterslide. It’s also home to some of the smartest bars and restaurants in Sharm El Sheikh.
The hotel looks out over Gardens Bay, with its world-famous coral reef. There’s a diving centre on the beach, with plenty of watersports, and an in-house ‘souk’ with shops, cafés and live entertainment.
Twin club room with sea view sleeps up to 3. Rooms have a ceiling fan, internet access, bathrobes, slippers, luxury toiletries, 1 king-size or twin beds, separate check-in facilities, club house access to pool and beach area, tea, coffee and refreshments restocked all day and cocktails in the evening - alcoholic cocktails, canapés and continental breakfast at the Regency Club Lounge.
We have just returned from our 5th stay at the Hyatt Regency - as always the staff were amazing - they welcomed us back like we were family.
We stayed as usual in a Regency Club Suite which was perfect for our needs and kept clean and maintained by the hard working housekeeping staff.
We had a couple of minor things that needed resolving and these were dealt with very quickly by Julia and a big thanks you to the General Manager Vipin and the Director of Rooms Emad who never failed to stop by and spend 5 mins checking that our stay was going well - we understand that there are plans to refresh some of the rooms and include new facilities ( some suites now have a private pool ) so we are looking forward to seeing the changes next time we stay.
As always the staff at the Regency Club were professional and attentive - special thanks as always to Mohammed / George and Mamoud for all their hard work.
Thanks also to the Pool Staff Reda / Shaban and Alaa who seemed to know what we wanted even before we did - they kept us well fed and watered and entertained us with their "charm and banter".
Thanks also to Bassam and his colleagues for driving us to and from the various bars etc.in the Regency Golf Carts.
Food at the Sala Thai was as good as ever and the steak at Cascades was excellent.
In short our stay was a just what we wanted - lovely and relaxing after a busy few weeks at work - the staff are amazing and work so hard to make sure that everything runs smoothly - we certainly appreciate their efforts and from speaking to many repeat guests the great service is something that they too keep coming back for.
We will be back next year in September - only wish it could be sooner - to everyone at the Hyatt keep up the great work and look forward to seeing all "our friends" next year.
Best wishes and thanks again.
David & LesleyMore
dmcflorida, London, United Kingdom
Hyatt Regency Sharm - Amazing staff and hotel
We stayed for 2 weeks at the Hyatt Regency from 18th of Sep to the 2nd of Oct and I can honestly say we couldn't fault a thing.
From the moment we arrived in the stunning lobby we were treated like royalty, checking in with our complementary drinks was effortless and our bags whisked away ready for when we got to our room.
The room was beautiful, clean and tidy and the cleaners made amazing towel art! They were always keen to ask about your day when you bumped into them and knocked of an evening to see if we needed anything.
Our view from the room was perfect (we booked a sea view room) and we didn't feel miles away from the pools, resturants, bar and beach but were far enough away to have peace and quiet!
The food from breakfast to dinner was out of this world. We mainly ate in the Souk restaurant where you pay in tokens (we were half board and got 24 tokens per person each night) and we had plenty! The food in the souk ranges from Italian , Chinese, grill food, seafood and traditional kebabs as well as some very yummy sweets. All of the food what ever you choose is cooked fresh in front of you and is truly scrumptious! Safe to say we ate like kings for two weeks! Meals range from around 9 tokens for a pizza to 22 for a steak which will cover your plate!
We also ate in the highly recommended Thai restaurant and had a set menu for 2 in order to try a bit of everything, by the end we were at the point of exploding! The food was again amazing but be prepared to top up your allowance for the night (Â£480 Egyptian allowance for half board) by around another Â£300/400 Egyptian, after all you pay for quality!
We expected your typical buffet style breakfast but again the Hyatt exceeded itself! With everything you would normally expect plus waffles, pancakes, omelettes made to your specification, pastries I didn't even know existed and honey that drips from fresh honeycomb! (my mouth is watering as I type!) All of the staff at breakfast are so accommodating and I have to make a special mention of George (Clooney!) who made us feel extra special every morning.
Now to the pools! We spent most of our days lazing/floating around the lazy river pool where you can find cascades restaurant. The pools are all beautiful and as always have the most attentive staff running them. With someone on hand to get you food/drinks and even inflatable lilo repairs, you really don't have to lift a finger all day. We had so much fun with the staff at the pool especially Micheal Fayez our waiter and Tawfek the ultimate in pool guys! It was people like this who really did make our stay perfect.
The beach is beautifully kept but the real beauty is revealed once you poke a toe in the sea! The fish and corals are out of this world and you don't need to be an experienced diver, snorkeler or even swimmer to see it. Knee deep in the water you will have stunning fish swimming round your feet however if you can snorkel then swim off from the beach to the end of the jetty and you will be totally amazed at what you see! The Hyatt also has a dive school and equipment hire for those who want to go to the depths!
There is another restaurant on the beach and again there are staff at hand to offer food and drinks which wont disappoint. You can have henna tattoos done on the beach by a lovely and talented guy (sorry I have forgotten his name) at a very reasonable price. I recommend to let him go freehand as he did with mine and it turned out great!
The Star bar based by the lobby had a variety of live entertainment each evening however as always the staff were the ones that made the evening! You can enjoy a free pool table and beautiful evening views from the terrace across the pools to the beach. You have to try on of Williams margaritas, best in Egypt by far! We have to say a massive thankyou to William and Hany who made each evening perfect.
The hotel offers a free shuttle buss service three times a day into Naama Bay and the concierge based in the lobby will happily arrange taxis for you though for only a little more we used the hotel car service just to make sure.
Overall what can I say....without a doubt worth every penny spent! This really is a 5*+ resort that will not disappoint. Totally wonderful holiday from start to finish made extra special by the hardworking staff so a massive thankyou to you all...We cant wait to come back and see you all soon! xMore
We have been going to this hotel for several years and it never loses its charm. The staff in the Regency club George Mamood Ehab & Mohamed are well trained always polite and can't do enough for you. Reda who works around the pool looks after your every need. Our room is always spotless and if there is anything you require you only have to ask. Ismail and all the room boys are excellent.The food is of a high standard in all the restaurants. The beach is always kept clean and the snorkelling is amazing. I know we shall return again.More
63Baker10, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Just returned from our latest holiday at the Hyatt Sharm el Sheikh and as usual had a fantastic holiday. It's like coming home as all the staff are so welcoming and helpful. The hotel is beautiful but it is the staff that make it so special. Special thanks to Mohamed Sallah Manager of Rooms and Mohamed Elsayed,Team Leader, and Tawfeek Mansour,at the river pool for making our holiday truly wonderfull. They have gone above and beyond to make our stay truly special. We cannot recommend this hotel more .Go and you will not be disappointed. Thank you everyone and we will see you again soon.More
ÙHyatt Regency Sharm El Sheik Resort
It was an amazing vacation every thing is perfect the staff were very friendly.the food in the resturant was delicious and theyhave a variaty of choices.all rooms have awonderful view .I want to thank all the staff and I hope to repeat my visiting to Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheik ResortMore
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