Lifestyle

THERE’S SOMA-THING ABOUT SOMABAY

Tucked away by the coastal edge of the vast desert landscape is an ode to relaxation and recreation. Escape reality and set sail for Egypt’s most exclusive holiday resort destination Somabay.

“2015 has been an incredible year for Somabay as we countdown to its 25th anniversary. We look forward to a strong 2016 with more new openings, product launches and accolades,” comments Ibrahim El Missiri, CEO of Abu Soma Development Company.

This year saw The Westin Somabay Golf Resort and Spa opened in November, marking the first entry for Westin Hotels & Resorts in Egypt and North Africa. Somabay won the Cityscape Egypt 2015 award for ‘Tourism, Culture and Leisure’ for the Somabay Centre Masterplan designed by leading international architecture and masterplanning firm Benoy – behind Dubai’s The Beach and Citywalk as well as the Yas Island Concept Masterplan in Abu Dhabi. Somabay also launched a unique real estate product for the Red Sea market titled The Lodges which has been a huge success.

Nestled on the western shores of the Red Sea backed by picturesque mountain peaks, fronted by kingfisher blue waters and a sprinkling of the finest international hotels, the luxurious Somabay is a diamond in the ruff.

This haven for sun and adventure seekers has the tailor-made weather for stretching out on the sun lounger with a good book or surfing the lustrous waves. Somabay prides itself on its diversity of entertainment, delicious cuisine, luxury residential developments, a stylish marina whilst bringing the very best of a luxury beach resort through their extensive facilities.

Feast on a range of tastes from all over the world, indulge in a massage at the world-famous spa right on the sand, explore the corals, or play a round on the renowned golf course described as the ‘Red Sea Treasure’ by Gary Player himself.

If you are seeking the finer things in life, Somabay pleases the most discerning traveller with its expert health & fitness retreats, live concerts, elite summer camps, thrilling international sports events and championships, as well as an impressive line up of international DJs during the summer for those looking for a beach party vibe…in style!

 

Stay at…
Be spoilt for choice with not 1, not 2, but 5 internationally acclaimed hotels to choose from including the luxury Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, Sheraton Soma Bay, Westin Soma Bay Golf Resort & SPA, the family-friendly Robinson Club Soma Bay and The Breakers Diving & Surfing Lodge – Egypt’s first watersports lifestyle hotel.

 

Spa at…
Sooth away your aches and pains at the world-renowned Cascades Spa and Thalasso. Its grandeur does more than take your breath away; spa-ing here is one of the world’s most luxurious, relaxing and blissful experiences.

 

Play at…
Take your swing at The Cascades Championship Golf Course, a stunning spectacle of golf course design. Take a dive into the big blue at ORCA Diving Centre, or hit the waves with kite surfing and sailing.

 

Work at…
Mix business with pleasure with Somabay’s modish meeting rooms, chic conference rooms and delicious catering for every event or function.

 

Live at…
Sit atop the cliff side with your morning cup of coffee overlooking azure waters or the lush verdant landscape and be enveloped in the natural beauty of this idyllic oasis – your summer home will never go out of season. Owners can enjoy an array of services and benefits from the resorts as well as exclusive access to the hallmark features of the resort. Choose from Wadi Jebal Lodges, The Marina Residences, The Bay Villas, The Reef Villas or the Golf Townhouses.