Villa Sahara is a luxury private villa. This is a superb holiday destination, where you not only see the sites of Egypt, but also experience the local life. Price includes daily maid service and a welcome pack. If you book for two weeks we will also include airport transfers. We can help to book transport for during your stay.
There are many activities including visiting the pyramids, the war memorials at El Alamein, the Greco Roman sites of Alexandria, the colourful markets and of course the beach! The villa is situated 30 minutes from the centre of Alexandria in a place called King Mariout, where there is a local community of bedouins and wealthy Egyptians. You are 25 minutes away from the nearest beach, and 5 to 10 minutes away from several restaurants. Basic food can be bought from King Mariout, and it also has a pharmacy. 20 minutes away is a large Carrefour shopping Mall. Alexandria is an fascinating city with many Greco-Roman remains to be visited. There is also the library, the gardens at Montazah, and the 'souks'(markets) in the centre of Alexandria. You can even take a day trip out into the desert and sand board down the dunes! Other day trips include the Pyramids, the war memorials and museum of El Alamein and Rashid where the Rosetta stone was found.
If you have booked for four nights or more the price includes daily cleaning. If you are booking for 2 weeks or more the price includes airport transfers.
King Mariout itself has many food stalls where you can buy all basic food supplies. There is a large Carrefore Hypermarket 20 minutes away where you can buy everything. There are quite a few restaurants in the King Mariout location and a wide choice if you go a little further a field. Visit the many Greco Roman sites in Alexandria; the catacombs, pompeii's pillar, Roman theatre and the villa of the birds, Fort Quaitbey, the Alexandrian Museums, the library, the beautiful gardens and Palace of Montaza. It's only 2 hours from the villa to the Pyramids. Take a trip to the Western Desert for the day or visit the war memorials of El Alamein. Don't worry about having to find all these places or driving in Egypt, we can organise for you, a car and driver at a very reasonable rate. When you feel the need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the busy Egyptian streets, relax by the heated pool in total seclusion, overlooking the tropical garden.