Our Villa is located behind the Old Shali fort in Siwa Oasis. It is very private yet 5 minutes from the market sq. It is run by an English family who live in the oasis. The standard is high and hassle free.<br /> <br /> The house has four bedrooms, one single, one double, one twin and one dorm with 4 beds, two being a large bunk bed made from palm trees.<br /> <br /> The roof terrace (130 sq m) overlooks the Shali fort and surrounding old mud houses. There are two sun loungers on the roof for private sunbathing. The fire pit has a spit where you can roast a lamb or several chickens and will sit all of the Villa's guest around the fire.<br /> <br /> Inside the Villa there are a few quite areas for reading or where you can get together to play cards. Air conditioning is available in all rooms except for the dorm room along with a fan and wardrobes. Fresh linen is provided along with a towel and darker towels for when you go to the hot springs.<br /> <br /> The Villa has a fully equipped kitchen with everything necessary for you to cook your own meals if you wish. When you arrive there’ll be some food in the fridge to start you off (all the staples plus sauces, spices, milk, cheese, eggs, fresh fruit and juices).<br /> <br /> A full-time housekeeper will be coming in every day to do all the cleaning and washing up.<br /> <br /> Whilst staying at the our Villa we can arrange a safari tour of the desert including sand boarding and swimming in the hot springs and salt lakes as well as taking you into Berber houses to meet the locals for a cup of tea or for Henna parties(girls only).<br /><br />Our Villa is set in the oasis town of Siwa, which is on the edge of the Great Sand Sea in Egypt. It's 800km from Cairo (7-10 hours west depending on how fast your driver goes) or 300km south of Mersa Matruh on the Mediterranean coast.<br /> <br /> The Villa is located in a quiet and very private part of town tight behind the old Shali fort, a five-minute walk away from the Market Square.<br /><br /><strong>Amenities</strong>:<br /> — roof terrace with a fire place;<br /> — landline phone with free calls withing Egypt<br /> — A/C in three out of four bedrooms and in the living room<br /> — 1 shower and two toilets<br /> — fully equipped kitchen (fridge, gas cooker and oven, electric kettle, etc.)<br /> — hairdryer<br /> — iron and ironing board<br /> — use of our donkey cart and jeep to take guests to places around town (Not to the desert)<br /> — camping and sandboarding equipment for desert safaris.<br /><br />1 SNG, 1 DBL, 1 TWN, 1 dorm room with a bunk bed and two single beds. Minimum stay 3 nights of High season, minimum stay 5 nights for Peak season.<br /><br />
One-Bedroom Chalet Featuring a large terrace and access to the beach, this large chalet comes with 2 bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen, complete with fridge and dining area. Facilities include air conditioning and a satellite TV.
Four-Bedroom Villa (8 Adults) Featuring a terrace with garden and sea view, this spacious villa offers a living room with a dining area and a satellite TV. The kitchen includes kitchenware, a microwave and an oven. The bathroom includes a shower and free toiletries.
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