Cairo Marriott Hotel and Omar Khayyam Casino, located in Zamalek, in the heart of Cairo, is perfect for weekend getaways, vacations and business travel. The twin towers of this landmark hotel, rising 20 stories high, provide magnificent views of the Nile or six acres of palace gardens. Sparkling with 977 updated rooms, 112 elegant suites, 15 dining outlets, casino and over 35,500 square feet of meeting and banquet space, Cairo Marriott Hotel is your ideal choice for meetings, conventions, events and weddings. A stay at this hotel ensures that you enjoy the best of everything Cairo has to offer, with area attractions such as the Pyramids of Giza, Khan el Khalili, Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, Cairo Opera House, the sights of old Cairo and several dining options just minutes away. To unwind, relax by the side of one of the largest pools in Cairo or at Cafe Promenade and watch history pass you by. Of course, no stay in Cairo is complete without experiencing the hidden marvels of the palace, built in 1869. Location Cairo Marriott Hotel and Omar Khayyam Casino, located in Zamalek, in the heart of Cairo, is perfect for weekend getaways, vacations and business travel. A stay at this hotel ensures that you enjoy the best of everything Cairo has to offer, with area attractions such as the Pyramids of Giza, Khan el Khalili, Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, Cairo Opera House, the sights of old Cairo and several dining options just minutes away. Distance 2 kms to city centre 22 kms to the airport (cairo international airport) 150 kms to the airport (alexandria international airport) 7 km to the nearest station (ramsis station) 5 minute walk to the nearest bus stop 17 km to the nearest fair site (cairo trade centre) Rooms The rooms are furnished and equipped in traditional style. Colour schemes are neutral and tasteful. The marble rooms are kept in good condition, as are the bedrooms. Restaurant Omar's Cafe - Comprehensive breakfast buffet, Fish Market every Thursday evening,a la carte menu 24 hours. Roy's Country Kitchen - A la carte menu , open 24 hours. Garden Promenade Cafe - An extensive selection of dishes and your favorite beverages served in a unique outdoor setting. Egyptian Nights - Featuring authentic Oriental food and atmosphere, Shisha ( Water Pipe Corner ), Entertainment Band from 20:30 till 00:30,. The Marriott Bakery - Freshly made pastries, bread croissants, sandwiches & variety of coffee&drinks. Ristorante Tuscany - Serving fine Northern Italian cuisine including grilled meat and fish specialties. Saraya Cafe - Freshly made pasta, pizzas, salads and desserts. JW's Steakhouse - The best steakhouse in Cairo, serving the finest quality imported steaks and American beef. Waves Snack Bar - Featuring sandwiches, snacks and beverages next to our outdoor pool. Piano Bar - An extensive selection of beverages include classic and contemporary martinis & live pianist from 8.00 PM till midnight. Harry's Pub - Cairo 's most authentic English pub serving real English pub grub & a wide selection of imported beverages. Entertainment from 22:00 till 02:00 am. Torii - The most authentic Japanese restaurant in Cairo,serving nutritious sushi, sashimi and noodle dishes. available to eat in or take away. Empress Entertainment Lounge - A host of glittering stars to entertain you including the most famous singers and belly dancers. Lobby Bar - Snacks, Cakes, Hot Drinks, Soft Drinks, Fresh Juices, Beer, Wine. The Fish Market ( Only on Thursdays ) - Delicious and Fresh Seafood. Room Service - Room Service available 24/7 to be served in guest's room. The Executive Lounge ( Fo executive level -Gold and Platinum members). Exterior The hotel was originally a Royal Palace built for the opening of the Suez canal in 1869. It is now fully restored with twin towers and connecting garden terrace. Lobby The former Palace forms the main lobby and has been completely restored forming the core of the hotel, elegant, luxurious with many antiques and fine furniture with superb architectural detail. The modern towers, served by twelve high speed lifts have stunning views of the Nile.