Throughout the year, travelers searching for sun board a flight for the beaches of Egypt. El Gouna is a small town along the Red Sea, offering visitors an ideal combination of laid-back relaxation and modern conveniences. Six miles of beach make El Gouna Egypt so popular, and guests return for year-round golf, spa services, and beautiful architecture. In 2009, the town celebrated its twentieth anniversary. Since 1989 the town on the Red Sea has been developing into a major attraction, while maintaining the charm that brought visitors in the first place.
A hotel in El Gouna promises to be an intimate experience. This small town of 10,000 people has created an atmosphere of sophistication and relaxation. The surrounding uninhabited islands and romantic landscapes make an El Gouna resort the perfect location for a wedding or honeymoon. A family-friendly town, children and their parents can be seen at beaches of El Gouna along with couples. Some hotels specialize in romantic accommodation for couples, or resorts set up for families. Childcare and activities for kids are available at many of these resorts.
El Gouna Egypt has also become known for its variety of dining options. Visitors can finish their adventurous day with different types of international cuisine. Almost all restaurants enjoy views of the coastline, and dining al fresco year-round makes each evening special. When researching a hotel in El Gouna, there are some choices with better-known restaurants than others. A dine-around program provided by the tourism board of El Gouna provides visitors with the chance to sample the many options from a variety of hotels.
El Gouna is located just north of Hurghada on the west coast of the Red Sea, and Hurghada is home to the airport most visitors choose to fly through to reach the coastal town of El Gouna. A total of fourteen individual hotels, plus private villa and apartment rentals make up the local accommodations; the neighborhoods are a great place to go for a stroll, while the waterfront offers endless views. From El Gouna, it is possible to explore the historical side of Egypt or sit back and relax in the famous Egyptian sun.