El Quseir was founded around 5000 years ago and served as the main Red Sea port. There were gold mines in it, z niego biegł szlak do Koptos. Od czasów starożytnych jego rola pod tymi względami znacząco zmalała, ale w zamian miasto zaczęło cieszyć się dużym powodzeniem wśród turystów.People from all over the world are attracted to El Quseir by its unique character, małomiasteczkowy klimat, beautiful coral reefs and manatees floating on the shore. Scuba divers appreciate it because it is wonderful, underwater mangroves and lush coral gardens.
It is situated between the turquoise sea and the inaccessible mountains approx. 140 km od Hurghady.
|» Fanadir ***A small but charming hotel in the process of categorizing, is waiting for a three-star certificate. It has 28 bungalow rooms, wszystkie z tarasami.|
|» Flamenco ****Object in the process of categorization, is waiting for a four-star certificate. A modern and stylish hotel built in an Andalusian style. It has a truly charming and family atmosphere.|
|» Movenpick Sirena Beach Resort ****A modern and stylish hotel situated on a golden beach in a fabulous Red Sea cove. Built in the Nubian style, it is an ideal place for a luxurious holiday away from civilization.|
|» Radisson Sas ****Modern, a very luxurious hotel built in the local style from natural stones. Is located 3 km from the ancient city center and port, has two large swimming pools and a private beach.|
|» Utopia Beach Club ***A three-star facility according to local categorization. Enjoyable, mid-range hotel. Na terenie hotelu znajduje się jedno z najlepszych centrów nurkowych w akwenie Morza Czerwonego.|